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Oilers to pick first in NHL draft

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TORONTO (AP) -- After finishing with a league-low 62 points, the Edmonton Oilers have won the NHL draft lottery for the first overall pick in June.

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Boston, the sixth seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs, will pick second in the June 25-26 draft after acquiring Toronto's first-round pick in an offseason trade that sent Phil Kessel to the Maple Leafs.

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