1978 NHL Amateur Draft

234 Selections

234 Selections Table
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
1Minnesota North StarsBobby SmithCAC201993Ottawa (OHL)10773576791036-10917
2Washington CapitalsRyan WalterCAC/LW201993Seattle (WHL)1003264382646-3946
3St. Louis BluesWayne BabychCARW201987Portland (WHL)519192246438-28498
4Vancouver CanucksBill DerlagoCAC201987Brandon (WHL)555189227416-89247
5Colorado RockiesMike GillisCALW191984Kingston (OHL)246334376-55186
6Philadelphia FlyersBehn WilsonCAD191988Kingston (OHL)60198260358521480
7Philadelphia FlyersKen LinsemanCAC201992Kingston (OHL)8602565518072241727
8Montreal CanadiensDanny GeoffrionCARW201982Cornwall (OHL)111203252-3199
9Detroit Red WingsWillie HuberDED201988Hamilton (OHL)655104217321-203950
10Chicago BlackhawksTim HigginsCARW201989Ottawa (OHL)706154198352-2719
11Atlanta FlamesBrad MarshCAD201993London (OHL)108623175198571241
12Detroit Red WingsBrent PetersonCAC201989Portland (WHL)62072141213-8484
13Buffalo SabresLarry PlayfairCAD201990Portland (WHL)6882694120-261812
14Philadelphia FlyersDanny LucasCARW201979Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)6101-20
15New York IslandersSteve TambelliniCAC201988Lethbridge (WHL)553160150310-132105
16Boston BruinsAl SecordCALW201990Hamilton (OHL)76627322249512093
17Montreal CanadiensDave HunterCALW201989Sudbury (OHL)746133190323103918
18Washington CapitalsTim CoulisCALW201986Hamilton (OHL)47459-13138
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
19Minnesota North StarsSteve PayneCALW201988Ottawa (OHL)61322823846628435
20Washington CapitalsPaul MulveyCALW191982Portland (WHL)225305181-42613
21Toronto Maple LeafsJoel QuennevilleCAD201991Windsor (OHL)80354136190-89705
22Vancouver CanucksCurt FraserUSLW201990Victoria (WHL)704193240433-341306
23Washington CapitalsPaul MacKinnonCAD191984Peterborough (OHL)14752328-1291
24Minnesota North StarsSteve ChristoffUSC201984U. of Minnesota (WCHA)2487764141-19108
25Pittsburgh PenguinsMike MeekerCARW201979Peterborough (OHL)4000-15
26New York RangersDon MaloneyCALW201991Kitchener (OHL)76521435056439815
27Colorado RockiesMerlin MalinowskiCAC191983Medicine Hat (WHL)28254111165-104121
28Detroit Red WingsGlenn HicksCALW201981Flin Flon (WHL)10861218-21127
29Chicago BlackhawksDoug LecuyerCALW201983Portland (WHL)126113142-39178
30Montreal CanadiensDale YakiwchukCAC19Cardston
31Detroit Red WingsAl JensenCAG191987Hamilton (OHL)179044044179955318.8013.35
32Buffalo SabresTony McKegneyCALW201991Kingston (OHL)9123203196393517
33Philadelphia FlyersMike SimurdaCARWKingston (OHL)
34New York IslandersRandy JohnstonCAD201980Peterborough (OHL)4000-24
35Boston BruinsGraeme NicolsonCAD201983Cornwall (OHL)52279-2160
36Montreal CanadiensRon CarterCARW201980Sherbrooke (QMJHL)200000
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
37Philadelphia FlyersGord SaltCARWCalgary (WHL)
38Washington CapitalsGlen CurrieCAC201988Laval (QMJHL)326397911818100
39St. Louis BluesSteve HarrisonCADScarborough
40Vancouver CanucksStan SmylCARW201991New Westminster (WCHL)896262411673-771556
41Colorado RockiesPaul MessierGBC201979Denver (WCHA)9000-64
42Montreal CanadiensRichard DavidCALW201983Trois-Rivieres (QMJHL)31448-710
43New York RangersRay MarkhamCAC201980Flin Flon (WHL)14112-321
44New York RangersDean TurnerUSD201983Michigan (CCHA)35101-559
45Washington CapitalsJay JohnstonCAD201982Hamilton (OHL)8000-213
46Chicago BlackhawksRick PatersonCAC201987Cornwall (OHL)430504393-12136
47Atlanta FlamesTim BernhardtCAG201987Cornwall (OHL)67033046717367.8554.27
48Toronto Maple LeafsMark KirtonCAC201985Peterborough (OHL)2665756113-75121
49Buffalo SabresRob McClanahanUSC201984U. of Minnesota (WCHA)22438631011126
50Philadelphia FlyersGlen CochraneCAD201989Victoria (WHL)411177289591556
51New York IslandersDwayne LowdermilkCAD201981Seattle (WHL)2011-12
52Boston BruinsBrad KnelsonCADMoose Jaw (WHL)
53Detroit Red WingsDoug DerksonCACNew Westminster (WCHL)
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
54Minnesota North StarsCurt GilesCAD191993Minnesota-Duluth (WCHA)8954319924225733
55Washington CapitalsBengt-Ake GustafssonSERW201989Farjestad62919635955549196
56Vancouver CanucksHarald LucknerSECKarlstad
57Vancouver CanucksBrad SmithCARW201987Sudbury (OHL)222283462-29591
58Colorado RockiesDave WatsonCALW201981Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)18011-310
59New York RangersDave SilkUSRW201986Boston University (ECAC)24954591133271
60New York RangersAndre DoreCAD201985Quebec (QMJHL)25714819536261
61Pittsburgh PenguinsShane PearsallCALWBarrie (OHL)
62Detroit Red WingsBjorn SkaareNOC191979Ottawa (OHL)100000
63Chicago BlackhawksBrian YoungCAD191981New Westminster (WCHL)8022-46
64Atlanta FlamesJim MacRaeCALWMontague
65Toronto Maple LeafsBob ParentCAG201983Kitchener (OHL)30000030205.63
66Buffalo SabresMike GazdicCADSudbury (OHL)
67Philadelphia FlyersRuss WildermanCACPrince George (WHL)
68Boston BruinsGeorge BuatCARWSeattle (WHL)
69Montreal CanadiensKevin ReevesCACMontreal (QMJHL)
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
70Minnesota North StarsRoy KerlingCALWSt. Catharines (OHL)
71Washington CapitalsLou FranceschettiCARW201992Niagara Falls (OHL)4595981140-32747
72St. Louis BluesKevin WillisonCADCalgary (WHL)
73Colorado RockiesTim ThomlisonCAGEdmonton (WHL)
74Colorado RockiesRod GuimontCARWTrail
75Pittsburgh PenguinsRob GarnerCAC201983Toronto100000
76New York RangersMike McDougalUSRW201983Port Huron (IHL)6181018-3243
77Los Angeles KingsPaul ManciniCALWSault Ste. Marie (OHL)
78Detroit Red WingsTed NolanCAC201986Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)7861622-18105
79Chicago BlackhawksMark MurphyCALWToronto
80Atlanta FlamesGord WappelCAD201982Regina (WHL)20112-210
81Toronto Maple LeafsJordy DouglasCALW201985Flin Flon (WHL)2687662138-69160
82Buffalo SabresRandy IrelandCAG211979Portland (WHL)20000020006.00
83Philadelphia FlyersBrad TamblynCADBarrie (OHL)
84New York IslandersGreg HayUSLWPortland (WHL)
85Boston BruinsDarryl MacLeodUSLWCharlestown
86Montreal CanadiensMike BoydCADSault Ste. Marie (OHL)
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
87Minnesota North StarsBob BergloffUSD201983U. of Minnesota (WCHA)2000-15
88Washington CapitalsVince MagnanCALWEdmonton (WHL)
89St. Louis BluesJim NillCARW201990Medicine Hat (WHL)5245887145-66854
90Vancouver CanucksGerry MinorCAC191984Regina (WHL)140112132-8173
91Colorado RockiesJohn HynesUSGChatham
92Toronto Maple LeafsMel HewittCAD/LWMoose Jaw (WHL)
93New York RangersTom LaidlawCAD201990Northern Michigan (CCHA)70525139164-9717
94Los Angeles KingsDoug KeansCAG201988Ottawa (OHL)210066053210966426.8293.51
95Detroit Red WingsSylvain LocasCACSherbrooke (QMJHL)
96Chicago BlackhawksDave FeamsterUSD201985Colorado College (WCHA)1691324376154
97Atlanta FlamesGreg MeredithCARW201983U. of Notre Dame (CCHA)386410-48
98Toronto Maple LeafsNormand LefebvreCARWTrois-Rivières (QMJHL)
99Buffalo SabresCam MacGregorCALWKingston (OHL)
100Philadelphia FlyersMark TaylorCAC201986North Dakota (WCHA)2094268110-873
101New York IslandersKelly DavisCALW/D19Flin Flon (WHL)
102Boston BruinsJeff BrubakerUSLW201989Peterborough (OHL)17816925-24512
103Montreal CanadiensKeith ActonCAC201994Peterborough (OHL)1023226358584-241172
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
104Minnesota North StarsKim SpencerCADEdmonton (WHL)
105Washington CapitalsMats HallinSELW201987Sodertalje152171431-11193
106St. Louis BluesSteve StockmanCACCornwall (OHL)
107Vancouver CanucksDave RossCAWIndian Head
108Colorado RockiesAndy ClarkCADLake Superior State (CCHA)
109St. Louis BluesPaul MacLeanFRRW201991Hull (QMJHL)719324349673-35968
110New York RangersDan ClarkCAD201979Milwaukee (IHL)401116
111Los Angeles KingsDon WaddellUSD201981Northern Michigan (CCHA)1000-10
112Detroit Red WingsWes GeorgeCALW19Saskatoon (WHL)
113Chicago BlackhawksDave MancusoCADSault Ste. Marie (OHL)
114Atlanta FlamesDave HindmarchCARW191984U. of Alberta99211738-1425
115Toronto Maple LeafsJohn ScammelCADNorth York
116Buffalo SabresDan EastmanCACPeterborough (OHL)
117Philadelphia FlyersMike EwanouskiUSRWBrookline
118New York IslandersRichard PepinCARWLaval (QMJHL)
119Boston BruinsMurray SkinnerCAGFort Frances
120Montreal CanadiensJim LawsonCARWHamilton (OHL)
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
121Minnesota North StarsMike CotterCADBowling Green (CCHA)
122Washington CapitalsRichard SiroisCAGMontreal (QMJHL)
123St. Louis BluesDenis HouleCARWSudbury (OHL)
124Vancouver CanucksSteve O'NeillUSLWFramingham
125Colorado RockiesJohn OlverCARW/CVancouver (WCHL)
126Philadelphia FlyersJerry PriceCAGCoronation
127New York RangersGreg KostenkoCADWinnipeg (WHL)
128Los Angeles KingsRob MierkalnsCACHamilton (OHL)
129Detroit Red WingsJohn BarrettCAD201988Windsor (OHL)488207797-130604
130Chicago BlackhawksSandy RossCADWindsor (OHL)
131Atlanta FlamesDave MorrisonCARWPort Arthur
132Toronto Maple LeafsKevin ReinhartCADKitchener (OHL)
133Buffalo SabresEric StrobelUSCRochester
134Philadelphia FlyersDarre SwitzerCADPouce Coupe
135New York IslandersDave CameronCAC201984University of PEI168252853-33238
136Boston BruinsBobby HehirUSCWorcester
137Montreal CanadiensLarry LandonCARW201985RPI (ECAC)9000-22
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
138Minnesota North StarsBrent GogolCADCalgary (WHL)
139Washington CapitalsDenis PomerleauCARWTrois-Rivières (QMJHL)
140St. Louis BluesTony MeagherCARWBelleville (OHL)
141Vancouver CanucksCharlie AntetomasoUSDBoston College (ECAC)
142Colorado RockiesKevin KrookCAD201979Regina (WHL)300002
143St. Louis BluesRick SimpsonCAC/RWHay River
144New York RangersBrian McDavidCADSudbury (OHL)
145Los Angeles KingsRic ScullyCALWMoncton
146Detroit Red WingsJim MalazdrewiczCALWWinnipeg (WHL)
147Chicago BlackhawksMark LockenCAGScarborough
148Atlanta FlamesDoug ToddCARWStouffville
149Toronto Maple LeafsMike WaghorneUSDChicago/Medinah
150Buffalo SabresEugene O'SullivanCACWinnipeg (WHL)
151Philadelphia FlyersGreg FrancisCADHalifax (QMJHL)
152New York IslandersPaul JoswiakUSGMahtomedi
153Boston BruinsCraig MacTavishCAC201997U. Mass-Lowell109321326748034891
154Montreal CanadiensKevin ConstantineUSGR.P.I.
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
155Minnesota North StarsMark SeideUSLW/DMinneapolis
156Washington CapitalsBarry HeardCAGPort Perry
157St. Louis BluesJim LockhurstCAGKingston (OHL)
158Vancouver CanucksRichard MartensCAGVancouver (WCHL)
159Colorado RockiesJeff JensenUSLWMinneapolis
160St. Louis BluesBob FroeseCAG201990Niagara Falls (OHL)242010100902421287220.8793.10
161New York RangersMark RodriguesUSGStoughton
162Los Angeles KingsBrad ThiessenCACWinnipeg (WHL)
163Detroit Red WingsGeoff ShawCARWMaple
164Chicago BlackhawksGlenn VanUSDSt. Paul
165Atlanta FlamesMark GreenUSCSherbrooke (QMJHL)
166Toronto Maple LeafsLaurie CuvelierCADDartmouth College (ECAC)
167Philadelphia FlyersRick BerardCALW/DSt. Mary's
168Philadelphia FlyersDon LuciaUSDGrand Rapids
169New York IslandersScott CameronCADNotre Dame
170St. Louis BluesDan LergUSCSouthfield
171Montreal CanadiensJohn SwanCACMcGill
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
172Washington CapitalsMark ToffoloUSDBuffalo
173St. Louis BluesRisto SiltanenFID191987Ilves Tampere56290265355-76266
174Colorado RockiesBo EricsonSEDSolna
175St. Louis BluesDan HermanssonSELWKarlskoga
176New York RangersSteve WeeksCAG201993Northern Michigan (CCHA)29007702129011111933.8303.74
177Los Angeles KingsJim ArmstrongUSLW/CClarkson (ECAC)
178Detroit Red WingsCarl Van HarrewynCAD/RWWinnipeg (WHL)
179Chicago BlackhawksDarryl SutterCALW201987Lethbridge (WHL)406161118279-10288
180Atlanta FlamesRobert SullivanCAC/LWNoranda
181St. Louis BluesJean-Francois BoutinCALWVerdun (QMJHL)
182Philadelphia FlyersMark BergeUSDNorth Dakota (WCHA)
183Philadelphia FlyersKen MooreUSGClarkson (ECAC)
184New York IslandersChrister LowdahlSEC/LWLinkoping
185St. Louis BluesJohn SullivanUSRWBloomington (High-MN)
186Montreal CanadiensDaniel MetivierCARWHull (QMJHL)
Round 12 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
187Washington CapitalsPaul HoganCALWLondon (OHL)
188St. Louis BluesSerge MenardCARWSorel
189Washington CapitalsSteve BargerUSRWBoston College (ECAC)
190Colorado RockiesJari ViitalaFIC/LWTappara Tampere
191St. Louis BluesDon BoydCAD/CR.P.I.
192New York RangersPierre DaigneaultCALWMontreal (QMJHL)
193Los Angeles KingsClaude LarochelleCACHull (QMJHL)
194Detroit Red WingsLadislav SvozilCZLWProstejov
195Philadelphia FlyersJim OlsonUSCSt. Paul
196Atlanta FlamesBernhard EnglbrechtDEGLandshut
197St. Louis BluesPaul StasiukCALWToronto
198Philadelphia FlyersAnton StastnySKLW191989Slovan Bratislava65025238463613150
199New York IslandersGunnar PerssonSEDBrynas Gavle (Sweden)
200St. Louis BluesGerd TruntschkaDEC/LWLandshut
201Montreal CanadiensViacheslav FetisovRUD201998CSKA Moscow (Russia)54636192228114656
Round 13 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
202Washington CapitalsRod PacholsukCADPenticton
203St. Louis BluesViktor ShkurdyukRURWLeningrad
204Colorado RockiesUlf ZetterstromSELWKiruna
205St. Louis BluesCarl BloombergCAGSt. Louis U. (High-MN)
206New York RangersChris McLaughlinUSDDartmouth (ECAC)
207St. Louis BluesTerry KitchingCALWSt. Louis
208Detroit Red WingsTom BaileyCARWKingston (OHL)
209St. Louis BluesBrian O'ConnorUSDNew Haven
210St. Louis BluesBrian CrombeenCADKingston (OHL)
211St. Louis BluesMike PidgeonCACOshawa (OHL)
212Montreal CanadiensJeff MarsUSRWDuluth
Round 14 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
213Washington CapitalsWes JarvisCAC201988Windsor (OHL)237315586-2398
214St. Louis BluesJohn CochraneUSRWHarvard (ECAC)
215Washington CapitalsRay IrwinCADSudbury (OHL)
216St. Louis BluesJoe CaseyUSDBoston College (ECAC)
217New York RangersTodd JohnsonUSCWayland
218St. Louis BluesJim FarrellUSCWeston
219Detroit Red WingsLarry LozinskiCAG201981Flin Flon (WHL)30011003061174.32
220St. Louis BluesFrank JohnsonUSDCanton
221St. Louis BluesBlair WheelerCADMoose Jaw (WHL)
222Montreal CanadiensGreg TiganelliUSLWSt. Clair Shores
Round 15 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
223New York RangersDan McCarthyCAC201981Sudbury (OHL)540434
224Detroit Red WingsRandy BettyCALWNew Westminster (WCHL)
225Montreal CanadiensGeorge GoulakosCALWMontreal (QMJHL)
Round 16 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
226Detroit Red WingsBrian CrawleyCADSt. Lawrence (ECAC)
227Montreal CanadiensKen MoodieCARWOakville
Round 17 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
228Detroit Red WingsDoug FeasbyCACStouffville
229Montreal CanadiensSerge LeblancCADMontreal (QMJHL)
Round 18 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
230Montreal CanadiensBob MagnusonUSCBelmont Sudbury
Round 19 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
231Montreal CanadiensChris NilanUSRW201992Northeastern (ECAC)688110115225-73043
Round 20 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
232Montreal CanadiensRick WilsonCAGToronto
Round 21 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
233Montreal CanadiensLouis SleigherCARW191986Chicoutimi (QMJHL)19446539923146
Round 22 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
234Montreal CanadiensDoug RobbCARWOrillia
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