1972 NHL Amateur Draft

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152 Selections

Round 1 NHL Scoring Stats NHL Goalie Stats
Overall Team Player Nat. Pos Age To Amateur Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM GP W L T/O SV% GAA
1 New York Islanders Billy Harris CA RW 20 1984 Toronto 897 231 327 558 -18 394
2 Atlanta Flames Jacques Richard CA LW 19 1983 Quebec 556 160 187 347 -74 307
3 Vancouver Canucks Don Lever CA LW 19 1987 Niagara Falls (OHL) 1020 313 367 680 -240 593
4 Montreal Canadiens Steve Shutt CA LW 20 1985 Toronto 930 424 393 817 393 410
5 Buffalo Sabres Jim Schoenfeld CA D 20 1985 Niagara Falls (OHL) 719 51 204 255 237 1132
6 Montreal Canadiens Michel Larocque CA G 20 1984 Ottawa (OHL) 312 0 18 18 0 18 312 160 89 45 -4.963 3.33
7 Philadelphia Flyers Bill Barber CA LW 20 1984 Kitchener 903 420 463 883 316 623
8 Montreal Canadiens Dave Gardner CA C 20 1980 Toronto 350 75 115 190 -63 41
9 St. Louis Blues Wayne Merrick CA C 20 1984 Ottawa (OHL) 774 191 265 456 24 303
10 New York Rangers Al Blanchard CA LW Kitchener
11 Toronto Maple Leafs George Ferguson CA C 20 1984 Toronto 797 160 238 398 -49 431
12 Minnesota North Stars Jerry Byers CA LW 20 1978 Kitchener 43 3 4 7 -12 15
13 Chicago Blackhawks Phil Russell CA D 20 1987 Edmonton 1016 99 325 424 52 2038
14 Montreal Canadiens John Van Boxmeer CA D 19 1984 Guelph 588 84 274 358 20 465
15 New York Rangers Bob MacMillan CA RW 19 1985 St. Catharines 753 228 349 577 -3 260
16 Boston Bruins Mike Bloom CA LW 20 1977 St. Catharines 201 30 47 77 -81 215
Round 2 NHL Scoring Stats NHL Goalie Stats
Overall Team Player Nat. Pos Age To Amateur Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM GP W L T/O SV% GAA
17 New York Islanders Lorne Henning CA C 20 1981 New Westminster 543 73 111 184 20 102
18 Atlanta Flames Dwight Bialowas CA D 20 1977 Regina (WHL) 164 11 46 57 -20 46
19 Vancouver Canucks Bryan McSheffrey CA RW 19 1975 Ottawa (OHL) 90 13 7 20 -45 44
20 Los Angeles Kings Don Kozak CA RW 20 1979 Edmonton 437 96 86 182 -37 480
21 New York Rangers Larry Sacharuk CA D 19 1977 Saskatoon (WHL) 151 29 33 62 -25 42
22 California Golden Seals Tom Cassidy CA C 20 1978 Kitchener 26 3 4 7 -4 15
23 Philadelphia Flyers Tom Bladon CA D 19 1981 Edmonton 610 73 197 270 133 392
24 Pittsburgh Penguins Jack Lynch CA D 20 1979 Oshawa (OHL) 382 24 106 130 -197 336
25 Buffalo Sabres Larry Carriere CA D 20 1980 Loyola College 367 16 74 90 9 462
26 Detroit Red Wings Pierre Guite CA LW Montreal
27 Toronto Maple Leafs Randy Osburn CA LW 19 1975 London 27 0 2 2 -5 0
28 California Golden Seals Stan Weir CA C 20 1983 Medicine Hat 642 139 207 346 -87 183
29 Chicago Blackhawks Brian Ogilvie CA C 20 1979 Edmonton 90 15 21 36 -23 29
30 Pittsburgh Penguins Bernie Lukowich CA RW 20 1975 New Westminster 79 13 15 28 0 34
31 New York Rangers Rene Villemure CA LW Shawinigan (QMJHL)
32 Boston Bruins Wayne Elder CA D Napanee
Round 3 NHL Scoring Stats NHL Goalie Stats
Overall Team Player Nat. Pos Age To Amateur Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM GP W L T/O SV% GAA
33 New York Islanders Bob Nystrom SE RW 19 1986 Calgary (WHL) 900 235 278 513 113 1248
34 Atlanta Flames Jean Lemieux CA D 20 1978 Sherbrooke (QMJHL) 204 23 63 86 -45 39
35 Vancouver Canucks Paul Raymer CA LW Markham
36 Los Angeles Kings Dave Hutchison CA D 20 1984 London 584 19 97 116 65 1550
37 Buffalo Sabres Jim McMasters CA D High River
38 California Golden Seals Paul Shakes CA D 20 1974 St. Catharines 21 0 4 4 -13 12
39 Philadelphia Flyers Jimmy Watson CA D 20 1982 Calgary (WHL) 613 38 148 186 295 492
40 Pittsburgh Penguins Denis Herron CA G 20 1986 Trois-Rivières 462 0 9 9 0 89 462 146 203 76 .405 3.70
41 St. Louis Blues Jean Hamel CA D 20 1984 Drummondville (QMJHL) 699 26 95 121 -79 766
42 Detroit Red Wings Bob Krieger US C Edina
43 Toronto Maple Leafs Denis Deslauriers CA D Shawinigan (QMJHL)
44 Minnesota North Stars Terry Ryan CA C Windsor (OHL)
45 Chicago Blackhawks Mike Veisor CA G 20 1984 Peterborough (OHL) 139 0 3 3 0 2 139 41 62 26 -0.860 4.09
46 Montreal Canadiens Ed Gilbert CA C 20 1977 Hamilton 166 21 31 52 -78 22
47 New York Rangers Gerry Teeple CA C Cornwall (OHL)
48 Boston Bruins Michel Boudreau CA C Laval
Round 4 NHL Scoring Stats NHL Goalie Stats
Overall Team Player Nat. Pos Age To Amateur Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM GP W L T/O SV% GAA
49 New York Islanders Ron Smith CA D 19 1973 Cornwall (OHL) 11 1 1 2 -8 14
50 Atlanta Flames Don Martineau CA RW 20 1977 New Westminster 90 6 10 16 -17 63
51 Vancouver Canucks Ron Homenuke CA RW 20 1973 Calgary (WHL) 1 0 0 0 -3 0
52 Los Angeles Kings John Dobie CA D Regina (WHL)
53 Buffalo Sabres Richard Campeau CA D Sorel
54 California Golden Seals Claude St. Sauveur CA C 20 1976 Sherbrooke (QMJHL) 79 24 24 48 -6 23
55 Philadelphia Flyers Al MacAdam CA RW 20 1985 U. of PEI 864 240 351 591 -47 509
56 Pittsburgh Penguins Ron Lalonde CA C 19 1979 Peterborough (OHL) 397 45 78 123 -101 106
57 St. Louis Blues Murray Myers CA D Yellow Grass
58 Detroit Red Wings Danny Gruen CA LW 20 1977 Thunder Bay Jr. A 49 9 13 22 -6 19
59 Toronto Maple Leafs Brian Bowles CA D Cornwall (OHL)
60 Minnesota North Stars Tom Thomson CA D Bowmanville
61 Chicago Blackhawks Tom Peluso US LW Grand Rapids
62 Montreal Canadiens Dave Ellenbaas CA G Chatham
63 New York Rangers Doug Horbul CA LW 20 1975 Calgary (WHL) 4 1 0 1 -3 2
64 Boston Bruins Les Jackson CA LW Manning
Round 5 NHL Scoring Stats NHL Goalie Stats
Overall Team Player Nat. Pos Age To Amateur Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM GP W L T/O SV% GAA
65 New York Islanders Richard Grenier CA C 19 1973 Verdun 10 1 1 2 -2 2
66 Montreal Canadiens Bill Nyrop US D 20 1982 U. of Notre Dame (CCHA) 207 12 51 63 133 101
67 Vancouver Canucks Larry Bolonchuk CA D 20 1978 Winnipeg (WHL) 74 3 9 12 -43 97
68 Los Angeles Kings Bernie Germaine CA G St. Paul
69 Buffalo Sabres Gilles Gratton CA G 20 1977 Oshawa (OHL) 47 0 0 0 0 15 47 13 18 9 4.02
70 California Golden Seals Tim Jacobs CA D 20 1976 St. Catharines 46 0 10 10 -2 35
71 Philadelphia Flyers Daryl Fedorak CA G Edmonton
72 Pittsburgh Penguins Brian Walker CA C Beaver Lodge
73 St. Louis Blues Dave Johnson CA LW Cornwall (OHL)
74 Detroit Red Wings Dennis Johnson US LW Grand Forks
75 Toronto Maple Leafs Michel Plante CA LW Drummondville (QMJHL)
76 Minnesota North Stars Chris Ahrens US D 20 1978 Kitchener 52 0 3 3 -26 84
77 Chicago Blackhawks Rejean Giroux CA RW Quebec
78 Atlanta Flames Jean-Paul Martin CA C Shawinigan (QMJHL)
79 New York Rangers Martin Gateman CA D Southampton
80 Boston Bruins Brian Coates CA LW Brandon (WHL)
Round 6 NHL Scoring Stats NHL Goalie Stats
Overall Team Player Nat. Pos Age To Amateur Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM GP W L T/O SV% GAA
81 New York Islanders Derek Black CA LW Calgary (WHL)
82 Atlanta Flames Frank Blum CA G Sarnia
83 Vancouver Canucks Dave McLelland CA G 19 1973 Brandon (WHL) 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 5.00
84 Los Angeles Kings Mike Usitalo US LW Kearsarge
85 Buffalo Sabres Peter McNab CA C 20 1987 U. of Denver (WCHA) 954 363 450 813 130 179
86 California Golden Seals Jacques Lefebvre CA G Shawinigan (QMJHL)
87 Philadelphia Flyers Dave Hastings CA G Charlottetown
88 Pittsburgh Penguins Jeff Ablett CA LW Medicine Hat
89 St. Louis Blues Tom Simpson CA RW Oshawa (OHL)
90 Detroit Red Wings Bill Miller CA D Lloydminster
91 Toronto Maple Leafs Dave Shardlow CA LW Lethbridge
92 Minnesota North Stars Steve West CA C 20 Peterborough (OHL)
93 Chicago Blackhawks Rob Palmer US C 19 1976 U. of Denver (WCHA) 16 0 3 3 2 2
94 Montreal Canadiens D'Arcy Ryan CA LW New Liskeard
95 New York Rangers Ken Ireland CA C Rosetown
96 Boston Bruins Peter Gaw CA RW Ottawa (OHL)
Round 7 NHL Scoring Stats NHL Goalie Stats
Overall Team Player Nat. Pos Age To Amateur Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM GP W L T/O SV% GAA
97 New York Islanders Richard Brodeur CA G 20 1988 Cornwall (OHL) 385 0 8 8 0 26 385 131 175 62 .774 3.85
98 Atlanta Flames Scott Smith CA LW Regina (WHL)
99 Vancouver Canucks Dan Gloor CA C 19 1974 Peterborough (OHL) 2 0 0 0 -2 0
100 Los Angeles Kings Glen Toner CA LW Edmonton
101 New York Islanders Don McLaughlin CA LW Brandon (WHL)
102 California Golden Seals Mike Amodeo CA D 20 1980 Oshawa (OHL) 19 0 0 0 -15 2
103 Philadelphia Flyers Serge Beaudoin CA D 19 1980 Trois-Rivieres 3 0 0 0 -1 0
104 Pittsburgh Penguins D'Arcy Keating CA RW Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)
105 St. Louis Blues Brian Coughlin CA D Verdun
106 Detroit Red Wings Glenn Seperich CA G Noranda
107 Toronto Maple Leafs Monte Miron CA D Cornwall (OHL)
108 Minnesota North Stars Chris Meloff CA D Toronto
109 Chicago Blackhawks Terry Smith CA C Edmonton
110 Montreal Canadiens Yves Archambault CA G Sorel
111 New York Rangers Jeff Hunt CA LW Winnipeg (WHL)
112 Boston Bruins Gordie Clark GB RW 20 1976 New Hampshire 8 0 1 1 -5 0
Round 8 NHL Scoring Stats NHL Goalie Stats
Overall Team Player Nat. Pos Age To Amateur Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM GP W L T/O SV% GAA
113 New York Islanders Derek Kuntz CA LW Winnipeg (WHL)
114 Atlanta Flames Dave Murphy CA C Moncton
115 Vancouver Canucks Dennis McCord CA D 20 1974 London 3 0 0 0 0 6
116 Minnesota North Stars Scott MacPhail CA RW St. John's
117 New York Islanders Rene Levasseur CA D Shawinigan (QMJHL)
118 California Golden Seals Brent Meeke CA D 20 1977 Niagara Falls (OHL) 75 9 22 31 -25 8
119 Philadelphia Flyers Pat Russell CA RW Ottawa (OHL)
120 Pittsburgh Penguins Yves Bergeron CA RW 20 1977 Shawinigan (QMJHL) 3 0 0 0 -3 0
121 St. Louis Blues Gary Winchester CA C Calgary (WHL)
122 Detroit Red Wings Mike Ford CA D Ottawa (OHL)
123 Toronto Maple Leafs Peter Williams CA D Charlottetown
124 Minnesota North Stars Bob Lundeen US D Minneapolis
125 Chicago Blackhawks Billy Reay Jr. CA RW Montreal
126 Montreal Canadiens Graham Parsons CA G Ponoka
127 New York Rangers Yvon Blais CA LW Cornwall (OHL)
128 Boston Bruins Roy Carmichael CA D New Westminster
Round 9 NHL Scoring Stats NHL Goalie Stats
Overall Team Player Nat. Pos Age To Amateur Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM GP W L T/O SV% GAA
129 New York Islanders Yvan Rolando CA RW Drummondville (QMJHL)
130 Atlanta Flames Pierre Roy CA D Quebec
131 Vancouver Canucks Steve Stone CA RW 19 1974 Niagara Falls (OHL) 2 0 0 0 -2 0
132 Atlanta Flames Jean Lamarre CA RW Quebec
133 New York Islanders Bill Ennos CA RW Weyburn
134 California Golden Seals Denis Meloche CA C Drummondville (QMJHL)
135 Philadelphia Flyers Ray Boutin CA G Sorel
136 Pittsburgh Penguins Jay Babcock CA D London
137 New York Rangers Pierre Archambault CA D St. Jerome
138 Detroit Red Wings George Kuzmicz CA D Montreal
139 Toronto Maple Leafs Pat Boutette CA C/RW 20 1985 Minnesota-Duluth 756 171 282 453 -112 1354
140 Minnesota North Stars Glen Mikkelson CA RW Winnipeg (WHL)
141 Chicago Blackhawks Gary Donaldson CA RW 20 1974 Victoria 1 0 0 0 1 0
142 Montreal Canadiens Edward Bumbacco CA LW Notre Dame
143 Toronto Maple Leafs Gary Schofield US D Framingham
Round 10 NHL Scoring Stats NHL Goalie Stats
Overall Team Player Nat. Pos Age To Amateur Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM GP W L T/O SV% GAA
144 New York Islanders Garry Howatt CA LW 19 1984 Flin Flon 720 112 156 268 41 1836
145 Minnesota North Stars Steve Lyon CA D/RW 20 1977 Peterborough (OHL) 3 0 0 0 0 2
146 New York Islanders Rene Lambert CA LW St-Jerome
147 Minnesota North Stars Juri Kudrosov CA C Brampton (OHL)
148 Minnesota North Stars Marcel Comeau CA C Edmonton
149 Pittsburgh Penguins Don Atchison CA G Saskatoon (WHL)
150 Detroit Red Wings Dave Arundel US D U. of Wisconsin (WCHA)
151 Montreal Canadiens Fred Riggall CA RW Winnipeg (WHL)
Round 11 NHL Scoring Stats NHL Goalie Stats
Overall Team Player Nat. Pos Age To Amateur Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM GP W L T/O SV% GAA
152 Montreal Canadiens Ron Leblanc US RW Moncton