1979 NHL Entry Draft

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126 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 Colorado Rockies Rob Ramage CA D 20 1994 London 1044 139 425 564 -171 2226
2 St. Louis Blues Perry Turnbull CA C 20 1988 Portland (WHL) 608 188 163 351 -48 1245
3 Detroit Red Wings Mike Foligno CA RW 20 1994 Sudbury (OHL) 1018 355 372 727 101 2049
4 Washington Capitals Mike Gartner CA RW 19 1998 Niagara Falls (OHL) 1432 708 627 1335 67 1159
5 Vancouver Canucks Rick Vaive CA RW 20 1992 Sherbrooke (QMJHL) 876 441 347 788 -78 1445
6 Minnesota North Stars Craig Hartsburg CA D 20 1989 Sault Ste. Marie (OHL) 570 98 315 413 -5 818
7 Chicago Blackhawks Keith Brown CA D 19 1995 Portland (WHL) 876 68 274 342 64 916
8 Boston Bruins Raymond Bourque CA D 18 2001 Verdun 1612 410 1169 1579 528 1141
9 Toronto Maple Leafs Laurie Boschman CA C 19 1993 Brandon (WHL) 1009 229 348 577 -131 2265
10 Minnesota North Stars Tom McCarthy CA LW 19 1988 Oshawa (OHL) 460 178 221 399 54 330
11 Buffalo Sabres Mike Ramsey US D 18 1997 U. of Minnesota (WCHA) 1070 79 266 345 218 1012
12 Atlanta Flames Paul Reinhart CA D 19 1990 Kitchener 648 133 426 559 25 277
13 New York Rangers Doug Sulliman CA RW 20 1990 Kitchener 631 160 168 328 -140 175
14 Philadelphia Flyers Brian Propp CA LW 20 1994 Brandon (WHL) 1016 425 579 1004 310 830
15 Boston Bruins Brad McCrimmon CA D 20 1997 Brandon (WHL) 1222 81 322 403 444 1416
16 Los Angeles Kings Jay Wells CA D 20 1997 Kingston 1098 47 216 263 -47 2359
17 New York Islanders Duane Sutter CA RW 19 1990 Lethbridge 731 139 203 342 23 1333
18 Hartford Whalers Ray Allison CA RW 20 1987 Brandon (WHL) 238 64 93 157 51 223
19 Winnipeg Jets Jimmy Mann CA RW 20 1988 Sherbrooke (QMJHL) 293 10 20 30 -55 895
20 Quebec Nordiques Michel Goulet CA LW 19 1994 Quebec 1089 548 604 1152 97 825
21 Edmonton Oilers Kevin Lowe CA D 20 1998 Quebec 1254 84 347 431 252 1498
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
22 Philadelphia Flyers Blake Wesley CA D 20 1986 Portland (WHL) 298 18 46 64 -36 486
23 Atlanta Flames Mike Perovich CA D Vancouver
24 Washington Capitals Errol Rausse CA LW 20 1982 Seattle 31 7 3 10 3 0
25 New York Islanders Tomas Jonsson SE D 19 1989 MoDo Ornskoldsvik 552 85 259 344 66 482
26 Vancouver Canucks Brent Ashton CA LW 19 1993 Saskatoon (WHL) 998 284 345 629 -59 635
27 Montreal Canadiens Gaston Gingras CA D 20 1989 Hamilton 476 61 174 235 -4 161
28 Chicago Blackhawks Tim Trimper CA LW 19 1985 Peterborough (OHL) 190 30 36 66 -55 153
29 Los Angeles Kings Dean Hopkins CA RW 20 1989 London 223 23 51 74 -34 306
30 Los Angeles Kings Mark Hardy CH D 20 1994 Montreal 915 62 306 368 -92 1293
31 Pittsburgh Penguins Paul Marshall CA LW 19 1983 Brantford (OHL) 95 15 18 33 -17 17
32 Buffalo Sabres Lindy Ruff CA D/LW 19 1991 Lethbridge 691 105 195 300 -17 1264
33 Atlanta Flames Pat Riggin CA G 20 1988 London 350 0 8 8 0 41 350 153 120 52 .763 3.43
34 New York Rangers Ed Hospodar US D 20 1988 Ottawa (OHL) 450 17 51 68 -43 1314
35 Philadelphia Flyers Pelle Lindbergh SE G 20 1986 AIK Solna (Sweden) 157 0 5 5 0 10 157 87 49 15 .837 3.30
36 Boston Bruins Doug Morrison CA RW 19 1985 Lethbridge 23 7 3 10 3 15
37 Montreal Canadiens Mats Naslund SE LW 19 1995 Brynas Gavle (Sweden) 651 251 383 634 116 111
38 New York Islanders Billy Carroll CA C 20 1987 London 322 30 54 84 2 113
39 Hartford Whalers Stu Smith CA D 19 1983 Peterborough (OHL) 77 2 10 12 -38 95
40 Winnipeg Jets Dave Christian US RW 20 1994 North Dakota (WCHA) 1009 340 433 773 -65 284
41 Quebec Nordiques Dale Hunter CA C 19 1999 Sudbury (OHL) 1407 323 697 1020 98 3565
42 Minnesota North Stars Neal Broten US C 19 1997 U. of Minnesota (WCHA) 1099 289 634 923 18 569
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
43 Montreal Canadiens Craig Levie CA D 20 1987 Edmonton 183 22 53 75 10 177
44 Montreal Canadiens Guy Carbonneau CA C 19 2000 Chicoutimi (QMJHL) 1318 260 403 663 186 820
45 Detroit Red Wings Jody Gage CA RW 19 1992 Kitchener 68 14 15 29 -17 26
46 Detroit Red Wings Boris Fistric CA D Edmonton
47 Vancouver Canucks Ken Ellacott CA G 20 1983 Peterborough (OHL) 12 0 0 0 0 0 12 2 3 4 4.43
48 Edmonton Oilers Mark Messier CA LW/C 18 2004 St. Albert Jr. A 1756 694 1193 1887 210 1910
49 Chicago Blackhawks Bill Gardner CA C 19 1989 Peterborough (OHL) 380 73 115 188 -6 68
50 Los Angeles Kings John Paul Kelly CA LW 19 1986 New Westminster 400 54 70 124 -97 366
51 Toronto Maple Leafs Norm Aubin CA C 19 1983 Verdun 69 18 13 31 -25 30
52 Pittsburgh Penguins Bennett Wolf CA D 19 1983 Kitchener 30 0 1 1 -3 133
53 Buffalo Sabres Mark Robinson CA D Prince Albert (WHL)
54 Atlanta Flames Tim Hunter CA RW 19 1997 Seattle 815 62 76 138 -7 3146
55 Buffalo Sabres Jacques Cloutier CA G 19 1994 Trois-Rivieres 255 0 7 7 0 51 255 82 102 24 .857 3.64
56 Philadelphia Flyers Lindsay Carson CA C 18 1988 Billings 373 66 80 146 2 524
57 Boston Bruins Keith Crowder CA RW 20 1990 Peterborough (OHL) 662 223 271 494 130 1354
58 Montreal Canadiens Rick Wamsley CA G 20 1993 Brantford (OHL) 407 0 9 9 0 52 407 204 131 46 .849 3.34
59 New York Islanders Roland Melanson CA G 19 1992 Windsor (OHL) 291 0 12 12 0 109 291 129 106 33 .832 3.63
60 Hartford Whalers Don Nachbaur CA C 20 1990 Billings 223 23 46 69 -17 465
61 Winnipeg Jets Bill Whelton US D 20 1981 North Dakota (WCHA) 2 0 0 0 -1 0
62 Quebec Nordiques Lee Norwood US D 19 1994 Oshawa (OHL) 503 58 153 211 27 1099
63 Minnesota North Stars Kevin Maxwell CA C 19 1984 North Dakota (WCHA) 66 6 15 21 -27 61
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
64 Colorado Rockies Steve Peters CA C 19 1980 Oshawa (OHL) 2 0 1 1 1 0
65 St. Louis Blues Bob Crawford CA RW 20 1987 Cornwall (OHL) 246 71 71 142 -34 72
66 Detroit Red Wings John Ogrodnick CA LW 20 1993 New Westminster 928 402 425 827 -51 260
67 Washington Capitals Harvie Pocza CA LW 19 1982 Billings 3 0 0 0 -2 2
68 Vancouver Canucks Art Rutland CA C Wawa
69 Edmonton Oilers Glenn Anderson CA RW 18 1996 U. of Denver (WCHA) 1129 498 601 1099 201 1120
70 Chicago Blackhawks Lou Begin CA LW Sherbrooke (QMJHL)
71 Los Angeles Kings John Gibson CA D 20 1984 Niagara Falls (OHL) 48 0 2 2 -12 120
72 Toronto Maple Leafs Vincent Tremblay CA G 19 1984 Quebec 58 0 2 2 0 4 58 12 26 8 -0.570 4.80
73 Pittsburgh Penguins Brian Cross CA D Brantford (OHL)
74 Buffalo Sabres Gilles Hamel CA LW 19 1989 Laval 519 127 147 274 -47 276
75 Atlanta Flames Jim Peplinski CA RW 18 1995 Toronto 711 161 263 424 51 1467
76 New York Rangers Pat Conacher CA LW 20 1996 Saskatoon (WHL) 521 63 76 139 -38 235
77 Philadelphia Flyers Don Gillen CA RW 18 1982 Brandon (WHL) 35 2 4 6 -10 22
78 Boston Bruins Larry Melnyk CA D 19 1990 New Westminster 432 11 63 74 -40 686
79 Montreal Canadiens Dave Orleski CA LW 19 1982 New Westminster 2 0 0 0 0 0
80 New York Islanders Tim Lockridge CA D Barrie (OHL)
81 Hartford Whalers Ray Neufeld CA RW 20 1990 Edmonton 595 157 200 357 -163 816
82 Winnipeg Jets Pat Daley FR LW 20 1981 Montreal 12 1 0 1 -5 13
83 Quebec Nordiques Anton Stastny CZ LW 20 1989 Slovan Bratislava 650 252 384 636 13 150
84 Edmonton Oilers Maxwell Kostovich CA LW Vancouver
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
85 Colorado Rockies Gary Dillon CA C 20 1981 Toronto 13 1 1 2 -6 29
86 St. Louis Blues Mark Reeds CA RW 19 1989 Peterborough (OHL) 365 45 114 159 -7 135
87 Detroit Red Wings Joe Paterson CA LW 19 1989 London 291 19 37 56 -42 829
88 Washington Capitals Tim Tookey CA C 19 1989 Portland (WHL) 106 22 36 58 -20 71
89 Vancouver Canucks Dirk Graham CA W 20 1995 Regina (WHL) 772 219 270 489 2 917
90 Minnesota North Stars Jim Dobson CA RW 19 1984 Portland (WHL) 12 0 0 0 -2 6
91 Chicago Blackhawks Lowell Loveday CA D Simcoe
92 Los Angeles Kings Jim Brown US D 19 1983 U. of Notre Dame (CCHA) 3 0 1 1 -2 5
93 Toronto Maple Leafs Frank Nigro CA C 19 1984 London 68 8 18 26 -5 39
94 Pittsburgh Penguins Nick Ricci CA G 20 1983 Niagara Falls (OHL) 19 0 0 0 0 2 19 7 12 0 4.36
95 Buffalo Sabres Alan Haworth CA C 19 1988 Sherbrooke (QMJHL) 524 189 211 400 62 425
96 Atlanta Flames Brad Kempthorne CA C/RW Boissevain
97 New York Rangers Dan Makuch CA RW Ottawa (OHL)
98 Philadelphia Flyers Thomas Eriksson SE D 19 1986 Djurgarden 208 22 76 98 43 107
99 Boston Bruins Marco Baron CA G 20 1985 Montreal 86 0 4 4 0 56 86 34 38 9 .545 3.63
100 Montreal Canadiens Yvan Joly CA RW 19 1983 Ottawa (OHL) 2 0 0 0 -1 0
101 New York Islanders Glenn Duncan CA LW Burlington
102 Hartford Whalers Mark Renaud CA D 20 1984 Niagara Falls (OHL) 152 6 50 56 -59 86
103 Winnipeg Jets Thomas Steen SE C 19 1995 Leksand 950 264 553 817 -70 753
104 Quebec Nordiques Pierre Lacroix CA D 20 1983 Trois-Rivieres 274 24 108 132 -11 197
105 Edmonton Oilers Mike Toal CA C 20 1980 Portland (WHL) 3 0 0 0 0 0
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
106 Colorado Rockies Bob Attwell US RW 19 1981 Peterborough (OHL) 22 1 5 6 -4 0
107 St. Louis Blues Gilles Leduc CA LW Gatineau
108 Detroit Red Wings Carmine Cirella CA LW Peterborough (OHL)
109 Washington Capitals Greg Theberge CA D 20 1984 Peterborough (OHL) 153 15 63 78 -20 73
110 Vancouver Canucks Shane Swan CA D Port Dover
111 Minnesota North Stars Brian Gualazzi CA D Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)
112 Chicago Blackhawks Doug Crossman CA D 19 1994 Ottawa (OHL) 914 105 359 464 34 534
113 Los Angeles Kings Jay MacFarlane CA D Winnipeg (WHL)
114 Toronto Maple Leafs Bill McCreary US RW 19 1981 Colgate (ECAC) 12 1 0 1 -6 4
115 Pittsburgh Penguins Marc Chorney CA D 19 1984 North Dakota (WCHA) 210 8 27 35 -68 209
116 Buffalo Sabres Rick Knickle CA G 19 1994 Brandon (WHL) 14 0 0 0 0 2 14 7 6 0 .879 3.74
117 Atlanta Flames Glenn Johnson CA C Williams Lake
118 New York Rangers Stan Adams CA C Niagara Falls (OHL)
119 Philadelphia Flyers Gord Williams CA RW 19 1983 Lethbridge 2 0 0 0 0 2
120 Boston Bruins Mike Krushelnyski CA LW/C 19 1995 Montreal 897 241 328 569 179 699
121 Montreal Canadiens Greg Moffett US LW New Hampshire
122 New York Islanders John Gibb CA D Toronto
123 Hartford Whalers Dave McDonald CA LW Winnipeg (WHL)
124 Winnipeg Jets Tim Watters CA D 20 1995 Michigan Tech 741 26 151 177 46 1289
125 Quebec Nordiques Scott McGeown CA D Toronto
126 Edmonton Oilers Blair Barnes CA RW 18 1983 Windsor (OHL) 1 0 0 0 0 0