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1981 NHL Entry Draft

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211 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 Winnipeg Jets Dale Hawerchuk CA C 18 1997 Cornwall (OHL) 1188 518 891 1409 -92 730
2 Los Angeles Kings Doug Smith CA C 18 1990 Ottawa (OHL) 535 115 138 253 -131 624
3 Washington Capitals Bob Carpenter US C 18 1999 St. John's (High-MA) 1178 320 408 728 -81 919
4 Hartford Whalers Ron Francis CA C 18 2004 Sault Ste. Marie (OHL) 1731 549 1249 1798 -10 979
5 Colorado Rockies Joe Cirella CA D 18 1996 Oshawa (OHL) 828 64 211 275 -201 1446
6 Toronto Maple Leafs Jim Benning CA D 18 1990 Portland (WHL) 605 52 191 243 -73 461
7 Montreal Canadiens Mark Hunter CA RW 18 1993 Brantford (OHL) 628 213 171 384 -11 1426
8 Edmonton Oilers Grant Fuhr CA G 18 2000 Victoria 868 0 46 46 0 114 868 403 295 114 .874 3.38
9 New York Rangers James Patrick CA D 18 2004 Prince Albert (WHL) 1280 149 490 639 104 759
10 Vancouver Canucks Garth Butcher CA D 18 1995 Regina (WHL) 897 48 158 206 -124 2302
11 Quebec Nordiques Randy Moller CA D 18 1995 Lethbridge 815 45 180 225 49 1692
12 Chicago Blackhawks Tony Tanti CA RW 18 1992 Oshawa (OHL) 697 287 273 560 -67 661
13 Minnesota North Stars Ron Meighan CA D 18 1983 Niagara Falls (OHL) 48 3 7 10 -12 18
14 Boston Bruins Normand Leveille CA LW 18 1983 Chicoutimi (QMJHL) 75 17 25 42 17 49
15 Calgary Flames Al MacInnis CA D 18 2004 Kitchener 1416 340 934 1274 373 1511
16 Philadelphia Flyers Steve Smith CA D 18 1989 Sault Ste. Marie (OHL) 18 0 1 1 -3 15
17 Buffalo Sabres Jiri Dudacek RW Poldi Kladno
18 Montreal Canadiens Gilbert Delorme CA D 18 1990 Chicoutimi (QMJHL) 541 31 92 123 40 520
19 Montreal Canadiens Jan Ingman SE LW Farjestad
20 St. Louis Blues Marty Ruff CA D Warburg
21 New York Islanders Paul Boutilier CA D 18 1989 Sherbrooke (QMJHL) 288 27 83 110 6 358
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 Winnipeg Jets Scott Arniel CA LW 18 1992 Cornwall (OHL) 730 149 189 338 -11 599
23 Detroit Red Wings Claude Loiselle CA C 18 1994 Windsor (OHL) 616 92 117 209 -132 1149
24 Toronto Maple Leafs Gary Yaremchuk CA C 20 1985 Portland (WHL) 34 1 4 5 -16 28
25 Chicago Blackhawks Kevin Griffin LW London
26 Colorado Rockies Rich Chernomaz CA RW 18 1992 Victoria 51 9 7 16 -23 18
27 Minnesota North Stars Dave Donnelly CA C 19 1988 St. Albert Jr. A 137 15 24 39 8 150
28 Pittsburgh Penguins Steve Gatzos CA RW 20 1985 Sault Ste. Marie (OHL) 89 15 20 35 -31 83
29 Edmonton Oilers Todd Strueby CA LW 18 1984 Regina (WHL) 5 0 1 1 0 2
30 New York Rangers Jan Erixon SE LW 19 1993 Skelleftea 556 57 159 216 38 167
31 Minnesota North Stars Mike Sands CA G 18 1987 Sudbury (OHL) 6 0 0 0 0 2 6 0 5 0 .865 5.17
32 Montreal Canadiens Lars Eriksson G Brynas Gavle (Sweden)
33 Minnesota North Stars Tom Hirsch US D 18 1988 Patrick Henry (High-MN) 31 1 7 8 -15 30
34 Minnesota North Stars Dave Preuss RW St. Paul (High-MN)
35 Boston Bruins Luc Dufour CA LW 18 1985 Chicoutimi (QMJHL) 167 23 21 44 8 199
36 St. Louis Blues Hakan Nordin D Karlstad
37 Philadelphia Flyers Rich Costello US C 18 1986 Pickering 12 2 2 4 -5 2
38 Buffalo Sabres Hannu Virta FI D 18 1986 TPS Turku 245 25 101 126 19 66
39 Los Angeles Kings Dean Kennedy CA D 18 1995 Brandon (WHL) 717 26 110 136 -56 1118
40 Montreal Canadiens Chris Chelios US D 19 2010 Moose Jaw 1651 185 763 948 350 2891
41 Minnesota North Stars Jali Wahlsten FI C Turku
42 New York Islanders Gord Dineen CA D 18 1995 Sault Ste. Marie (OHL) 528 16 90 106 -56 695
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 Winnipeg Jets Jyrki Seppa FI D 19 1984 Ilves Tampere 13 0 2 2 -9 6
44 Detroit Red Wings Corrado Micalef CA G 20 1986 Sherbrooke (QMJHL) 113 0 5 5 0 43 113 26 59 15 .758 4.24
45 Washington Capitals Eric Calder CA D 18 1983 Cornwall (OHL) 2 0 0 0 0 0
46 Montreal Canadiens Dieter Hegen DE LW ESV Kaufbeuren
47 Philadelphia Flyers Barry Tabobondung CA LW Parry Sound
48 Colorado Rockies Uli Hiemer DE D 18 1987 Fussen 143 19 54 73 -21 176
49 Pittsburgh Penguins Tom Thornbury CA D 18 1984 Niagara Falls (OHL) 14 1 8 9 -19 16
50 New York Rangers Peter Sundstrom SE LW 19 1990 Bjorkloven 338 61 83 144 -22 120
51 New York Rangers Mark Morrison CA C 18 1984 Victoria 10 1 1 2 -5 0
52 Vancouver Canucks Jean-Marc Lanthier CA RW 18 1988 Sorel 105 16 16 32 -36 29
53 Quebec Nordiques Jean-Marc Gaulin DE RW 19 1986 Sorel 26 4 3 7 1 8
54 Chicago Blackhawks Darrel Anholt CA D 18 1984 Calgary (WHL) 1 0 0 0 2 0
55 Toronto Maple Leafs Ernie Godden CA C 20 1982 Windsor (OHL) 5 1 1 2 1 6
56 Calgary Flames Mike Vernon CA G 18 2002 Calgary (WHL) 781 0 39 39 0 271 781 385 273 92 .889 2.98
57 New York Islanders Ron Handy CA LW 18 1988 Sault Ste. Marie (OHL) 14 0 3 3 -2 0
58 Philadelphia Flyers Ken Strong CA LW 18 1985 Peterborough (OHL) 15 2 2 4 -3 6
59 Buffalo Sabres Jim Aldred CA LW Kingston
60 Buffalo Sabres Colin Chisholm CA D 18 1987 Calgary (WHL) 1 0 0 0 0 0
61 Hartford Whalers Paul MacDermid CA RW 18 1995 Windsor (OHL) 690 116 142 258 -14 1303
62 St. Louis Blues Gord Donnelly CA D 19 1995 Sherbrooke (QMJHL) 554 28 41 69 -58 2069
63 New York Islanders Neal Coulter CA RW 18 1988 Toronto 26 5 5 10 -4 11
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 Winnipeg Jets Kirk McCaskill CA C Kapuskasing
65 Philadelphia Flyers Dave Michayluk CA LW 19 1983 Regina (WHL) 14 2 6 8 -1 8
66 Colorado Rockies Gus Greco CA C Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)
67 Hartford Whalers Mike Hoffman CA LW 18 1986 Brantford (OHL) 9 1 3 4 -4 2
68 Washington Capitals Tony Kellin US D Grand Rapids (High-MN)
69 Minnesota North Stars Terry Tait CA C Thunder Bay
70 Pittsburgh Penguins Norm Schmidt CA D 18 1988 Oshawa (OHL) 125 23 33 56 -1 73
71 Edmonton Oilers Paul Houck CA RW 18 1988 Kelowna 16 1 2 3 -1 2
72 New York Rangers John Vanbiesbrouck US G 18 2002 Sault Ste. Marie (OHL) 882 0 38 38 0 310 882 374 346 119 .899 2.98
73 Vancouver Canucks Wendell Young CA G 18 1995 Kitchener 187 0 10 10 0 20 187 59 86 12 .876 3.94
74 Quebec Nordiques Clint Malarchuk CA G 20 1992 Portland (WHL) 338 0 14 14 0 134 338 141 130 45 .878 3.47
75 Chicago Blackhawks Perry Pelensky CA RW 19 1984 Portland (WHL) 4 0 0 0 0 5
76 Minnesota North Stars Jim Malwitz US C Grand Rapids (High-MN)
77 Boston Bruins Scott McLellan CA RW 18 1983 Niagara Falls (OHL) 2 0 0 0 0 0
78 Calgary Flames Peter Madach C Jonkoping
79 Philadelphia Flyers Ken Latta CA RW Thunder Bay
80 Buffalo Sabres Jeff Eatough CA RW 18 1982 Cornwall (OHL) 1 0 0 0 -1 0
81 Los Angeles Kings Marty Dallman CA C 18 1989 RPI (ECAC) 6 0 1 1 1 0
82 Montreal Canadiens Kjell Dahlin SE RW 18 1988 Timra IK 166 57 59 116 12 10
83 Buffalo Sabres Anders Wikberg LW Timra
84 New York Islanders Todd Lumbard CA G Brandon (WHL)
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 Winnipeg Jets Marc Behrend US G 20 1986 Wisconsin (WCHA) 39 0 0 0 0 0 39 12 19 3 .844 4.82
86 Detroit Red Wings Larry Trader CA D 18 1988 London 91 5 13 18 -2 74
87 Colorado Rockies Doug Speck D Fenwick
88 Montreal Canadiens Steve Rooney US LW 19 1989 Canton (High-MA) 154 15 13 28 -16 496
89 Washington Capitals Mike Siltala CA RW 18 1988 Kingston 7 1 0 1 0 2
90 Toronto Maple Leafs Normand Lefrancois LW Montreal
91 Washington Capitals Peter Sidorkiewicz PL G 18 1998 Oshawa (OHL) 246 0 9 9 0 20 246 79 128 27 .871 3.60
92 Edmonton Oilers Phil Drouillard CA LW Oakville
93 Hartford Whalers Bill Maguire D Toronto
94 New York Islanders Jacques Sylvestre CA C Sorel
95 Quebec Nordiques Edward Lee US RW 19 1985 Princeton (ECAC) 2 0 0 0 -4 5
96 Chicago Blackhawks Doug Chessell G London
97 Minnesota North Stars Kelly Hubbard CA D Williams Lake
98 Boston Bruins Joe Mantione CA G Cornwall (OHL)
99 Calgary Flames Mario Simioni CA RW Toronto
100 Philadelphia Flyers Justin Hanley CA C Peterborough (OHL)
101 Buffalo Sabres Mauri Eivola FI C Turku
102 Toronto Maple Leafs Barry Brigley CA C Calgary (WHL)
103 Hartford Whalers Dan Bourbonnais CA LW 19 1984 Calgary (WHL) 59 3 25 28 -5 11
104 St. Louis Blues Mike Hickey CA C Sudbury (OHL)
105 Vancouver Canucks Moe Lemay CA LW 19 1989 Ottawa (OHL) 317 72 94 166 -37 442
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 Winnipeg Jets Bob O'Connor G Billerica
107 Detroit Red Wings Gerard Gallant CA LW 18 1995 Sherbrooke (QMJHL) 615 211 269 480 55 1674
108 Colorado Rockies Bruce Driver CA D 19 1998 Wisconsin (WCHA) 922 96 390 486 13 670
109 Pittsburgh Penguins Paul Edwards CA D Kitchener
110 Washington Capitals Jim McGeough CA C 18 1987 Billings 57 7 10 17 -15 32
111 Edmonton Oilers Steve Smith GB D 18 2001 London 804 72 303 375 144 2139
112 Pittsburgh Penguins Rod Buskas CA D 20 1993 Medicine Hat 556 19 63 82 -57 1294
113 Edmonton Oilers Marc Habscheid CA RW/C 18 1992 Saskatoon (WHL) 345 72 91 163 -16 171
114 New York Rangers Eric Magnuson US C Belmont
115 Vancouver Canucks Stu Kulak CA RW 18 1989 Victoria 90 8 4 12 -19 130
116 Quebec Nordiques Mike Eagles CA C/LW 18 2000 Kitchener 853 74 122 196 -121 928
117 Chicago Blackhawks Bill Schafhauser D St. Paul
118 Minnesota North Stars Paul Guay US RW 18 1991 Mount St. Charles (High-RI) 117 11 23 34 -24 92
119 Boston Bruins Bruce Milton D Brookline
120 Calgary Flames Todd Hooey CA RW Oshawa (OHL)
121 Philadelphia Flyers Andre Villeneuve CA D Chicoutimi (QMJHL)
122 Buffalo Sabres Ali Butorac CA D/LW Ottawa (OHL)
123 Los Angeles Kings Brad Thompson CA D Chatham
124 Montreal Canadiens Tom Anastos RW Paddock Pool (GLJHL)
125 St. Louis Blues Peter Aslin G AIK Solna (Sweden)
126 New York Islanders Chuck Brimmer CA C Kingston
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
127 Winnipeg Jets Peter Nilsson C Stockholm
128 Detroit Red Wings Greg Stefan CA G 20 1990 Oshawa (OHL) 299 0 15 15 0 200 299 115 127 30 .850 3.92
129 Colorado Rockies Jeff Larmer CA LW 18 1986 Kitchener 158 37 51 88 -21 57
130 Hartford Whalers John Mokosak CA D 18 1990 Victoria 41 0 2 2 -9 96
131 Washington Capitals Risto Jalo FI C 19 1986 Ilves Tampere 3 0 3 3 2 0
132 Toronto Maple Leafs Andrew Wright CA D Toronto
133 Pittsburgh Penguins Geoff Wilson RW Winnipeg (WHL)
134 Los Angeles Kings Craig Hurley CA D Porcupine Plain
135 New York Rangers Mike Guentzel US D Grand Rapids (High-MN)
136 Vancouver Canucks Bruce Holloway CA D 18 1985 Regina (WHL) 2 0 0 0 -1 0
137 Philadelphia Flyers Vladimir Svitek RW Kosice
138 Chicago Blackhawks Marc Centrone CA C/RW Lethbridge
139 Minnesota North Stars Jim Archibald CA RW 20 1987 Moose Jaw 16 1 2 3 -4 45
140 Boston Bruins Mats Thelin SE D 20 1987 AIK Solna (Sweden) 163 8 19 27 4 107
141 Calgary Flames Rick Heppner D St. Paul (High-MN)
142 Philadelphia Flyers Gil Hudon CA G Prince Albert (WHL)
143 Buffalo Sabres Heikki Leime FI D Turku
144 Los Angeles Kings Peter Sawkins D Skagen (High-MN)
145 Montreal Canadiens Tom Kurvers US D 19 1995 Minnesota-Duluth 659 93 328 421 -35 350
146 St. Louis Blues Erik Holmberg C Stockholm
147 New York Islanders Teppo Virta RW Turku
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
148 Winnipeg Jets Dan McFall US D 18 1986 Buffalo Jr. 9 0 1 1 -6 0
149 Detroit Red Wings Rick Zombo US D 18 1996 Austin Prep (High-MA) 652 24 130 154 22 728
150 Colorado Rockies Tony Arima FI LW Jokerit Helsinki
151 Hartford Whalers Denis Dore RW Chicoutimi (QMJHL)
152 Washington Capitals Gaetan Duchesne CA LW 19 1995 Quebec 1028 179 254 433 102 617
153 Toronto Maple Leafs Richard Turmel CA D Shawinigan (QMJHL)
154 Pittsburgh Penguins Mitch Lamoureux CA C 19 1988 Oshawa (OHL) 73 11 9 20 -16 59
155 Edmonton Oilers Mike Sturgeon CA D Vancouver
156 New York Rangers Ari Lahtenmaki RW Helsinki
157 Vancouver Canucks Petri Skriko FI RW 19 1993 SaiPa 541 183 222 405 -100 246
158 Quebec Nordiques Andre Cote CA RW Quebec
159 Chicago Blackhawks Johan Mellstrom LW Falun
160 Minnesota North Stars Kari Kanervo FI C Turku
161 Boston Bruins Armel Parisee CA D Sept-Iles
162 Calgary Flames Dale DeGray CA D 18 1990 Oshawa (OHL) 153 18 47 65 -1 195
163 Philadelphia Flyers Steve Taylor LW Providence (ECAC)
164 Buffalo Sabres Gates Orlando CA C 18 1987 Providence (ECAC) 98 18 26 44 -10 51
165 Los Angeles Kings Dan Brennan CA LW 18 1986 North Dakota (WCHA) 8 0 1 1 -2 9
166 Montreal Canadiens Paul Gess RW Bloomington (High-MN)
167 St. Louis Blues Alain Vigneault CA D 20 1983 Trois-Rivieres 42 2 5 7 -5 82
168 New York Islanders Bill Dowd D Hamilton
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
169 Winnipeg Jets Greg Dick G St. Mary's (MIAC)
170 Detroit Red Wings Don Leblanc CA LW Moncton
171 Colorado Rockies Tim Army US C Providence (ECAC)
172 Hartford Whalers Jeff Poeschl US G St. Paul
173 Washington Capitals George White US LW Arlington Catholic
174 Toronto Maple Leafs Greg Barber CA D Victoria
175 Pittsburgh Penguins Dean Defazio CA LW 18 1984 Brantford (OHL) 22 0 2 2 -11 28
176 Edmonton Oilers Miloslav Horava CZ D 20 1991 Poldi SNOP Kladno 80 5 17 22 10 38
177 New York Rangers Paul Reifenberger US C Anoka (High-MN)
178 Vancouver Canucks Frank Caprice CA G 19 1988 London 102 0 3 3 0 17 102 31 46 11 .859 4.20
179 Quebec Nordiques Marc Brisebois CA RW Sorel
180 Chicago Blackhawks John Benns LW Billings
181 Minnesota North Stars Scott Bjugstad US RW 20 1992 U. of Minnesota (WCHA) 317 76 68 144 -37 144
182 Boston Bruins Don Sylvestri CA G 20 1985 Clarkson (ECAC) 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 2 .885 3.53
183 Calgary Flames George Boudreau D Matignon (High-MA)
184 Philadelphia Flyers Len Hachborn CA C 20 1986 Brantford (OHL) 102 20 39 59 15 29
185 Buffalo Sabres Venci Sebek US D New York
186 Los Angeles Kings Allan Tuer CA D 18 1990 Regina (WHL) 57 1 1 2 -22 208
187 Montreal Canadiens Scott Ferguson CA D Edina (High-MN)
188 St. Louis Blues Dan Wood CA RW Torono
189 New York Islanders Scott MacLellan RW Burlington
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
190 Winnipeg Jets Vladimir Kadlec D Vitkovice
191 Detroit Red Wings Robert Nordmark SE D 19 1991 Lulea 236 13 70 83 -36 254
192 Colorado Rockies John Johannson US C 19 1984 Wisconsin (WCHA) 5 0 0 0 -2 0
193 Hartford Whalers Larry Power CA C Kitchener
194 Washington Capitals Chris Valentine CA C 19 1984 Sorel 105 43 52 95 -25 127
195 Toronto Maple Leafs Marc Magnan CA LW 19 1983 Lethbridge 4 0 1 1 0 5
196 Pittsburgh Penguins Dave Hannan CA C 19 1997 Brantford (OHL) 841 114 191 305 -55 942
197 Edmonton Oilers Gord Sherven CA C 18 1988 Weyburn Jr. A 97 13 22 35 -3 33
198 New York Rangers Mario Proulx G Drummondville (QMJHL)
199 Vancouver Canucks Rejean Vignola CA C Shawinigan (QMJHL)
200 Quebec Nordiques Kari Takko FI G 19 1991 Assat Pori 142 0 2 2 0 30 142 37 71 14 .879 3.90
201 Chicago Blackhawks Sylvain Roy CA D Hull
202 Minnesota North Stars Steve Kudebeh G St. Paul (High-MN)
203 Boston Bruins Richard Bourque CA LW Sherbrooke (QMJHL)
204 Calgary Flames Bruce Eakin CA C 18 1986 Saskatoon (WHL) 13 2 2 4 -7 4
205 Philadelphia Flyers Steve Tsujiura CA C Coaldale
206 Buffalo Sabres Warren Harper CA RW Prince Albert (WHL)
207 Los Angeles Kings Jeff Baikie CA LW Cornell (ECAC)
208 Montreal Canadiens Danny Burrows CA G Belleville (OHL)
209 St. Louis Blues Richard Zemlak CA RW 18 1992 Spokane 132 2 12 14 -26 587
210 New York Islanders Dave Randerson RW Niagara Falls (OHL)
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
211 Winnipeg Jets Dave Kirwin D Minnesota (High-MN)