Simulating the Blackhawks Draft Lottery Using Tankathon There’s a website that simulates the draft lottery named Tankathon. Using Tankathon, I’ve simulated a mock draft for the Chicago Blackhawks 10 times. Let’s discuss the results. Before we get too deep into the results themselves, it’s important to note a few things about this experiment. First, with the NHL season in question, it’s difficult to predict if the draft lottery will function as normal.