1997 NHL Entry Draft

246 Selections

246 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
1Boston BruinsJoe ThorntonCAC182017Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)139237997713562011111
2San Jose SharksPatrick MarleauCAC182017Seattle (WHL)14364875571044-14435
3Los Angeles KingsOlli JokinenFIC182015HIFK Helsinki1231321429750-1321071
4New York IslandersRoberto LuongoCAG182017Val d'Or (QMJHL)94302020042943445357112.9192.48
5New York IslandersEric BrewerCAD182015Prince George (WHL)100977194271-99792
6Calgary FlamesDaniel TkaczukCAC182001Barrie (OHL)194711114
7Tampa Bay LightningPaul MaraUSD182011Sudbury (OHL)73464189253-110776
8Boston BruinsSergei SamsonovRULW182011Detroit (OHL)88823533657111209
9Washington CapitalsNick BoyntonCAD182011Ottawa (OHL)6053411014419862
10Vancouver CanucksBrad FerenceCAD182007Spokane (WHL)25043034-44565
11Montreal CanadiensJason WardCARW182009Erie (OHL)336364581-29171
12Ottawa SenatorsMarian HossaSKRW182017Dukla Trencin12615115961107243626
13Chicago BlackhawksDan ClearyCARW182015Belleville (OHL)9381652223876492
14Edmonton OilersMichel RiesenCHRW182001Biel-Bienne1201124
15Los Angeles KingsMatt ZultekCALWOttawa (OHL)
16Chicago BlackhawksTy JonesUSRW182004Spokane (WHL)14000-119
17Pittsburgh PenguinsRobert DomeSKRW182003Las Vegas (IHL)537714012
18Anaheim DucksMichael HolmqvistSEC182007Djurgarden156181735-2572
19New York RangersStefan CherneskiCARWBrandon (WHL)
20Florida PanthersMike BrownCALW182006Red Deer (WHL)341231130
21Buffalo SabresMika NoronenFIG182006Tappara Tampere71101047123326.9012.68
22Carolina HurricanesNikos TseliosUSD182002Belleville (OHL)2000-26
23San Jose SharksScott HannanCAD182015Kelowna (WHL)1055381792172625
24New Jersey DevilsJean-Francois DamphousseCAG182002Moncton6000006130.8962.45
25Dallas StarsBrenden MorrowCALW182015Portland (WHL)9912653105751071362
26Colorado AvalancheKevin GrimesCADKingston (OHL)
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
27Boston BruinsBen ClymerUSRW192007U. of Minnesota (WCHA)4385277129-64367
28Carolina HurricanesBrad DeFauwUSLW192003North Dakota (WCHA)9303-22
29Los Angeles KingsScott BarneyCAC182006Peterborough (OHL)27561114
30Philadelphia FlyersJean-Marc PelletierUSG192004Cornell (ECAC)7000007140.8573.90
31New York IslandersJeff ZehrCALW182000Windsor (OHL)4000-12
32Calgary FlamesEvan LindsayCAGPrince Albert (WHL)
33Tampa Bay LightningKyle KosCADRed Deer (WHL)
34Vancouver CanucksRyan BonniCAD182000Saskatoon (WHL)3000-10
35Washington CapitalsJean-Francois FortinCAD182004Sherbrooke (QMJHL)71145-442
36Vancouver CanucksHarold DrukenCAC182004Detroit (OHL)1462736631836
37Montreal CanadiensGregor BaumgartnerATLWLaval (QMJHL)
38New Jersey DevilsStanislav GronSKRW182001Slovan Bratislava100010
39Chicago BlackhawksJeremy ReichCALW182008Seattle (WHL)99246-18161
40St. Louis BluesTyler RennetteCACNorth Bay (OHL)
41Edmonton OilersPatrick DovigiCAGErie (OHL)
42Calgary FlamesJohn TrippCARW202004Oshawa (OHL)43279-335
43Phoenix CoyotesJuha GustafssonFIDKiekko-Espoo
44Pittsburgh PenguinsBrian GaffaneyUSDNorth Iowa Jr. A
45Anaheim DucksMaxim BalmochnykhRULW182000Lada Togliatti601122
46New York RangersWes JarvisCADKitchener (OHL)
47Florida PanthersKristian HuseliusSELW182012Farjestad662190261451-16256
48Buffalo SabresHenrik TallinderSED182014AIK Solna (Sweden)678281141428378
49Detroit Red WingsYuri ButsayevRULW182003Lada Togliatti9910414-1328
50Philadelphia FlyersPat KavanaghCARW182006Peterborough (OHL)1420204
51Calgary FlamesDmitri KokorevRUDDynamo-2 Moscow (Russia)
52Dallas StarsRoman LyashenkoRUC182003Torpedo Yaroslavl13914923-755
53Colorado AvalancheGraham BelakCALWEdmonton (WHL)
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
54Boston BruinsMattias KarlinSECMoDo Ornskoldsvik
55Colorado AvalancheRick BerryCAD182004Seattle (WHL)19721315-6314
56Florida PanthersVratislav CechCZDKitchener (OHL)
57Toronto Maple LeafsJeff FarkasUSRW192003Boston College (H-East)11022-16
58Ottawa SenatorsJani HurmeFIG222003TPS Turku7600001976292511.9062.61
59New York IslandersJarrett SmithCACPrince George (WHL)
60Calgary FlamesDerek SchutzCACSpokane (WHL)
61Tampa Bay LightningMatt ElichUSRW172001Windsor (OHL)16112-60
62Philadelphia FlyersKris MalletteCADKelowna (WHL)
63Boston BruinsLee GorenCARW192007North Dakota (WCHA)67549-1644
64Vancouver CanucksKyle FreadrichCALW182001Regina (WHL)23011-275
65Montreal CanadiensIlkka MikkolaFIDKarpat Oulu
66Ottawa SenatorsJosh LangfeldUSRW202008Lincoln (USHL)14392332860
67Chicago BlackhawksMike SouzaUSLWNew Hampshire (H-East)
68Edmonton OilersSergei YerkovichRUDLas Vegas (IHL)
69Buffalo SabresMaxim AfinogenovRURW182010Dynamo Moscow (Russia)651158237395-43486
70Calgary FlamesErik AnderssonSEC261998Denver (WCHA)12213-48
71Pittsburgh PenguinsJosef MelicharCZD182009Ceske Budejovice34974249-26300
72Anaheim DucksJay LegaultCALWLondon (OHL)
73New York RangersBurke HenryCAD182004Brandon (WHL)39268-1333
74Florida PanthersNick SmithCAC182002Barrie (OHL)15000-10
75Buffalo SabresJeff MartinCACWindsor (OHL)
76Detroit Red WingsPetr SykoraCZC182006Pardubice12224-16
77Dallas StarsSteve GaineyCALW182006Kamloops (WHL)33022-334
78Colorado AvalancheVille NieminenFILW202007Tappara Tampere3854869117-28333
79New York IslandersRobert SchnabelCZD182004Slavia Praha22033634
80Carolina HurricanesFrancis LessardCARW182011Val d'Or (QMJHL)115134-6346
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
81Boston BruinsKarol BartanusSKRWDrummondville (QMJHL)
82San Jose SharksAdam ColagiacomoCARWOshawa (OHL)
83Los Angeles KingsJoe CorvoUSD202014Western Michigan (CCHA)7089221831025241
84Toronto Maple LeafsAdam MairCAC182011Owen Sound (OHL)6153876114-26829
85New York IslandersPetr MikaCZLW182000Slavia Praha3000-10
86St. Louis BluesDidier TremblayCADHalifax (QMJHL)
87Colorado AvalancheBrad LarsenCALW202008Swift Current (WHL)294192948-23134
88Carolina HurricanesShane WillisCARW202004Lethbridge (WHL)174314374-1677
89Washington CapitalsCurtis CruickshankCAGKingston (OHL)
90Vancouver CanucksChris StanleyCACBelleville (OHL)
91Montreal CanadiensDaniel TetraultCADBrandon (WHL)
92Calgary FlamesChris St. CroixUSDKamloops (WHL)
93New York RangersTomi KallarssonFIDHPK Hameenlinna
94Edmonton OilersJonas ElofssonSEDFarjestad
95Florida PanthersIvan NovoseltsevRURW182004Krylja Sovetov234314475-47112
96Phoenix CoyotesScott McCallumCADTri-City (WHL)
97Pittsburgh PenguinsAlexandre MathieuCALWHalifax (QMJHL)
98St. Louis BluesJan HoracekCZDSlavia Praha
99Los Angeles KingsSean BlanchardCADOttawa (OHL)
100Calgary FlamesRyan ReadyCALW182006Belleville (OHL)701100
101Buffalo SabresLuc TheoretCADLethbridge (WHL)
102Detroit Red WingsQuintin LaingCALW182010Kelowna (WHL)793811831
103Philadelphia FlyersMikhail ChernovRUDTorpedo Yaroslavl 2
104New Jersey DevilsLucas NehrlingCADSarnia (OHL)
105Dallas StarsMarcus KristofferssonSELWMora
106St. Louis BluesJame PollockCAD182004Seattle (WHL)9000-16
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
107San Jose SharksAdam NittelCARWErie (OHL)
108Tampa Bay LightningMark ThompsonCADRegina (WHL)
109Tampa Bay LightningJan SulcCZCChemopetrol Litvinov (Russia)
110Chicago BlackhawksBen SimonUSLW192006U. of Notre Dame (CCHA)81314-1347
111Toronto Maple LeafsFrantisek MrazekCZLWCeske Budejovice
112Tampa Bay LightningKarel BetikCZD181999Kelowna (WHL)3022-32
113Calgary FlamesMartin MoiseCALWBeauport (QMJHL)
114Vancouver CanucksDavid DarguzasCACEdmonton (WHL)
115New York IslandersAdam EdingerUSCBowling Green (CCHA)
116Washington CapitalsKevin CaulfieldUSRWBoston College (H-East)
117Vancouver CanucksMatt CockellCAGSaskatoon (WHL)
118Montreal CanadiensKonstantin SidulovRUDTraktor Chelyabinsk
119Ottawa SenatorsMagnus ArvedsonSELW252004Farjestad434100125225109241
120Chicago BlackhawksPeter GardinerCARWRPI (ECAC)
121Edmonton OilersJason ChimeraCALW182017Medicine Hat (WHL)974166211377-26831
122Montreal CanadiensGennady RazinUADKamloops (WHL)
123Phoenix CoyotesCurtis SuterCALWSpokane (WHL)
124Pittsburgh PenguinsHarlan PrattCADPrince Albert (WHL)
125Anaheim DucksLuc VaillancourtCAGBeauport (QMJHL)
126New York RangersJason McLeanCAGMoose Jaw (WHL)
127Florida PanthersPat ParthenaisUSDDetroit (OHL)
128Buffalo SabresTorrey DiRobertoUSCSeattle (WHL)
129Detroit Red WingsJohn WikstromSEDLulea
130Chicago BlackhawksKyle CalderCALW182010Regina (WHL)590114180294-71309
131New Jersey DevilsJiri BicekSKRW182004Kosice626713629
132Dallas StarsTeemu ElomoFILWTPS Turku
133Colorado AvalancheAaron MiskovichUSCGreen Bay (USHL)
134New York RangersJohan LindbomSELW261998HV 71 Jonkoping38134428
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
135Boston BruinsDenis TimofeevRUDCSKA Moscow 2 (Russia)
136New York RangersMike YorkUSLW192009Michigan State (CCHA)579127195322-34135
137Los Angeles KingsRichard SeeleyCADPrince Albert (WHL)
138Toronto Maple LeafsEric GooldyUSLWDetroit (OHL)
139New York IslandersBobby LeavinsCALWBrandon (WHL)
140Calgary FlamesIlja DemidovRUDDynamo-2 Moscow (Russia)
141Edmonton OilersPeter SarnoCAC182006Windsor (OHL)710122
142Carolina HurricanesKyle DafoeCADOwen Sound (OHL)
143Washington CapitalsHenrik PetreSEDDjurgarden
144Vancouver CanucksMatt CookeCAC192015Windsor (OHL)1046167231398611135
145Montreal CanadiensJonathan DesrochesCADGranby (QMJHL)
146Ottawa SenatorsJeff SullivanCADHalifax (QMJHL)
147Chicago BlackhawksHeath GordonUSRWGreen Bay (USHL)
148Vancouver CanucksLarry ShapleyCADWelland Jr. B
149St. Louis BluesNicholas BilottoCADBeauport (QMJHL)
150Los Angeles KingsJeff KatcherCADBrandon (WHL)
151Phoenix CoyotesRobert FranczDELWPeterborough (OHL)
152Pittsburgh PenguinsPetr HavelkaCZLWSparta Praha
153Tampa Bay LightningAndrei SkopintsevRUD252001TPS Turku40246-1032
154New York RangersShawn DegagneCAGKitchener (OHL)
155Florida PanthersKeith DelaneyCACBarrie (OHL)
156Buffalo SabresBrian CampbellCAD182017Ottawa (OHL)10288441149556263
157Detroit Red WingsB.J. YoungCARW202000Red Deer (WHL)100000
158Philadelphia FlyersJordon FlodellCADMoose Jaw (WHL)
159New Jersey DevilsSascha GocDED182002Schwenningen2200054
160Dallas StarsAlexei TimkinRURWTorpedo Yaroslavl 2
161Colorado AvalancheDavid AebischerCHG192008Fribourg2140550302141067417.9122.52
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
162Boston BruinsJoel TrottierCARWOttawa (OHL)
163San Jose SharksJoe DusbabekUSRWU. of Notre Dame (CCHA)
164Philadelphia FlyersTodd FedorukCALW182010Kelowna (WHL)545326597-271050
165Toronto Maple LeafsHugo MarchandCADVictoriaville (QMJHL)
166New York IslandersKris KnoblauchCALWImperial
167Calgary FlamesJeremy RondeauCALWSwift Current (WHL)
168Tampa Bay LightningJustin JackCARWKelowna (WHL)
169Carolina HurricanesAndrew MerrickUSCMichigan (CCHA)
170Tampa Bay LightningEero SomervuoriFIRWJokerit Helsinki
171Vancouver CanucksRod LerouxCADSeattle (WHL)
172Montreal CanadiensBen GuiteCARW192010U. of Maine (H-East)175192645-497
173Ottawa SenatorsRobin BaculCZRWSlavia Praha Jr.
174Chicago BlackhawksJerad SmithCADPortland (WHL)
175New York RangersJohan HolmqvistSEG192008Brynas Gavle (Sweden)99044069948349.8902.99
176Edmonton OilersKevin BolibruckCADPeterborough (OHL)
177St. Louis BluesLadislav NagySKLW182008Dragon Presov43511519631135358
178Anaheim DucksTony MohagenCALWSeattle (WHL)
179Pittsburgh PenguinsMark MooreCADHarvard (ECAC)
180Boston BruinsJim BaxterCADOshawa (OHL)
181Anaheim DucksMat SnesrudUSDNorth Iowa Jr. A
182New York RangersMike MottauUSD192014Boston College (H-East)32175158-16164
183Florida PanthersTyler PalmerUSDLake Superior State (CCHA)
184Buffalo SabresJeremy AdduonoCARWSudbury (OHL)
185Tampa Bay LightningSamuel St-PierreCARWVictoriaville (QMJHL)
186Detroit Red WingsMike LacebyCACKingston (OHL)
187Edmonton OilersChad HinzCACMoose Jaw (WHL)
188New Jersey DevilsMathieu BenoitCARWChicoutimi (QMJHL)
189Dallas StarsJeff McKercherCADBarrie (OHL)
190Toronto Maple LeafsShawn ThorntonCARW202017Peterborough (OHL)660405999-271036
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
191Boston BruinsAntti LaaksonenFILW232007Denver (WCHA)4838187168-11152
192San Jose SharksCam SeversonCALW192006Prince Albert (WHL)37303-363
193Los Angeles KingsJay KopischkeUSLWNorth Iowa Jr. A
194Toronto Maple LeafsRuss BartlettUSCExeter (High-NH)
195Carolina HurricanesNiklas NordgrenSELW182006MoDo Ornskoldsvik58426-834
196New York IslandersJeremy SymingtonCAGPetrolia Jr. B
197Montreal CanadiensPetr KubosCZDPetra Vsetin
198Tampa Bay LightningShawn SkolneyCADSeattle (WHL)
199Carolina HurricanesRandy FitzgeraldCALWDetroit (OHL)
200Washington CapitalsPierre-Luc TherrienCAGDrummondville (QMJHL)
201Vancouver CanucksDenis MartynyukRULWCSKA Moscow 2 (Russia)
202Montreal CanadiensAndrei SidyakinRURWSalavat Yulayev Ufa
203Ottawa SenatorsNick GillisUSRWCushing Academy (High-MA)
204Chicago BlackhawksSergei ShikhanovRURWLada Togliatti
205Edmonton OilersChris KerrCADSudbury (OHL)
206St. Louis BluesBobby HaglundUSLWDes Moines (USHL)
207Phoenix CoyotesAlexander AndreyevLVDWeyburn
208Pittsburgh PenguinsAndrew FerenceCAD182016Portland (WHL)90743182225-33753
209Anaheim DucksRene StussiCHCThurgau
210New York RangersAndrew ProskurnickiCALWSarnia (OHL)
211Florida PanthersDoug SchuellerUSDTwin Cities Jr.
212Buffalo SabresKamil PirosCZC182004Chemopetrol Litvinov (Russia)28448-210
213Detroit Red WingsSteve WillejtoCACPrince Albert (WHL)
214Philadelphia FlyersMarko KauppinenFIDJYP HT Jyvaskyla Jr.
215New Jersey DevilsScott ClemmensenUSG202015Des Moines (USHL)19103304191735924.9052.79
216Dallas StarsAlexei KomarovRUDDynamo-2 Moscow (Russia)
217Colorado AvalancheDoug SchmidtUSDWaterloo Jr. A
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
218Boston BruinsEric Van AckerCADChicoutimi (QMJHL)
219San Jose SharksMark SmithCAC192008Lethbridge (WHL)377234770-10457
220Los Angeles KingsKonrad BrandCADMedicine Hat (WHL)
221Toronto Maple LeafsJonathan HedstromSERW192006Skelleftea83131427148
222New York IslandersRyan ClarkCADLincoln (USHL)
223Calgary FlamesDustin PaulCARWMoose Jaw (WHL)
224Tampa Bay LightningPaul ComrieCAC202000Denver (WCHA)15123-24
225Carolina HurricanesKent McDonellCARW182004Guelph (OHL)32123-836
226Washington CapitalsMatt OikawaCARWSt. Lawrence (ECAC)
227Vancouver CanucksPeter BradyCAGPowell River Jr. A
228Montreal CanadiensJarl Espen YgranesNODFuruset
229Ottawa SenatorsKarel RachunekCZD182008ZPS Zlin Jr.3712211814049227
230Chicago BlackhawksChris FeilUSDOhio State (CCHA)
231Edmonton OilersAlexander FomichevRUGSt. Albert Jr. A
232St. Louis BluesDmitri PlekhanovRUDNeftekhimik
233Phoenix CoyotesWyatt SmithUSC202008Minnesota-Duluth (WCHA)211102232-1865
234Pittsburgh PenguinsEric LindUSDAvon Old Farms (High-CT)
235Anaheim DucksTommi DegermanFILWBoston University (H-East)
236New York RangersRichard MillerUSDProvidence (H-East)
237Florida PanthersBenoit CoteCACShawinigan (QMJHL)
238Buffalo SabresDylan KempCADLethbridge (WHL)
239Detroit Red WingsGreg WillersCADKingston (OHL)
240Philadelphia FlyersPar StyfSEDMoDo Ornskoldsvik
241New Jersey DevilsJan SrdinkoCZDPetra Vsetin
242Dallas StarsBrett McLeanCAC192009Kelowna (WHL)38556106162-28204
243Colorado AvalancheKyle KidneyUSLWSalisbury (High-CT)
244St. Louis BluesMarek IvanCZCLethbridge (WHL)
245Colorado AvalancheStephen LafleurCADOttawa (OHL)
246Boston BruinsJay HendersonCALW182001Edmonton (WHL)33134-137
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