How landing one of the top four picks in the NHL Draft Lottery will impact the Chicago Blackhawks' rebuild

Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports
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The Chicago Blackhawks will officially know where they are selecting in the NHL Draft's top five tomorrow.

The NHL Draft Lottery is set to take place on Tuesday and the Blackhawks have the second-best odds to land the No. 1 overall pick.

The Hawks had the third-best odds last year and were able to jump to the front to land the top pick. That gave the Blackhawks the right to draft Connor Bedard. It has altered the franchise forever

This year's winner of the top pick will not be getting a phenom like Bedard. Whichever team will does win the right to the top pick will have the opportunity to draft a goal-scoring machine in Macklin Celebrini.

Celebrini is the consensus top prospect in this year's draft. If the Blackhawks manage to win the NHL Draft Lottery for the second consecutive year, adding Macklin will dramatically alter the Blackhawks rebuild.

Celebrini scored 32 goals during his freshman season at Boston University. He also won the Hobey Baker Award. Macklin could provide scoring on the second line as a center or imagine him and Connor Bedard skating together on the first line (Bedard did spend time on the wing this year). That would be a lot of goals for an offense that was starved for them this season.

The Hawks may have good chances to win the NHL Draft Lottery again, it is still really hard to win the top pick for two years in a row. If the ping pong balls do not bounce in the Hawks' favor, the Blackhawks will pick no lower than fourth in this year's draft with their first-round pick.

The Hawks also have the rights to the Tampa Bay Lightning's first pick which comes in at No. 20. Either way, the Hawks have a chance to add more talented prospects to a really good prospect pool. Hopefully, adding more talented young players will help the Blackhawks contend for the Stanley Cup by the end of the decade.

Getting Macklin would certainly turn around the Hawks' fortunes sooner rather than later. How would having one of the other top four picks help the Blackhawks rebuild the team?