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 PS
1Minnesota North StarsBobby SmithCAC201993Ottawa (OHL)10773576791036-891975.1
2Washington CapitalsRyan WalterCAC/LW201993Seattle (WHL)1003264382646-194640.4
3St. Louis BluesWayne BabychCARW201987Portland (WHL)519192246438-2450031.4
4Vancouver CanucksBill DerlagoCAC201987Brandon (WHL)555189227416-9324726.7
5Colorado RockiesMike GillisCALW191984Kingston (OHL)246334376-551860.4
6Philadelphia FlyersBehn WilsonCAD191988Kingston (OHL)6019826135957148051.6
7Philadelphia FlyersKen LinsemanCAC201992Kingston (OHL)860256551807221172558.2
8Montreal CanadiensDanny GeoffrionCARW201982Cornwall (OHL)111203252-31991.6
9Detroit Red WingsWillie HuberDED201988Hamilton (OHL)655104217321-19995041.9
10Chicago BlackhawksTim HigginsCARW201989Ottawa (OHL)706154198352171917.9
11Atlanta FlamesBrad MarshCAD201993London (OHL)10862317519855124146.6
12Detroit Red WingsBrent PetersonCAC201989Portland (WHL)62072141213-44845.5
13Buffalo SabresLarry PlayfairCAD201990Portland (WHL)6882694120-22181432.8
14Philadelphia FlyersDanny LucasCARW201979Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)6101-20-0.1
15New York IslandersSteve TambelliniCAC201988Lethbridge (WHL)553160150310-13010516.3
16Boston BruinsAl SecordCALW201990Hamilton (OHL)7662732234967209333.5
17Montreal CanadiensDave HunterCALW201989Sudbury (OHL)74613319032311291811.3
18Washington CapitalsTim CoulisCALW201986Hamilton (OHL)47459-13138-0.7
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 PS
19Minnesota North StarsSteve PayneCALW201988Ottawa (OHL)6132282384663143535.2
20Washington CapitalsPaul MulveyCALW191982Portland (WHL)225305181-406131.1
21Toronto Maple LeafsJoel QuennevilleCAD201991Windsor (OHL)80354136190-8570543.8
22Vancouver CanucksCurt FraserUSLW201990Victoria (WHL)704193239432-27130626.1
23Washington CapitalsPaul MacKinnonCAD191984Peterborough (OHL)14752328-9917.2
24Minnesota North StarsSteve ChristoffUSC201984Minnesota (WCHA)2487764141-181088.5
25Pittsburgh PenguinsMike MeekerCARW201979Peterborough (OHL)4000-15-0.1
26New York RangersDon MaloneyCALW201991Kitchener (OHL)7652143505644281536.6
27Colorado RockiesMerlin MalinowskiCAC191983Medicine Hat (WHL)28254111165-1051216.9
28Detroit Red WingsGlenn HicksCALW201981Flin Flon (WHL)10861218-21127-1.6
29Chicago BlackhawksDoug LecuyerCALW201983Portland (WHL)126113142-39178-0.2
30Montreal CanadiensDale YakiwchukCAC19Cardston
31Detroit Red WingsAl JensenCAG191987Hamilton (OHL)179044044179955318.8803.3626.9
32Buffalo SabresTony McKegneyCALW201991Kingston (OHL)912320319639551745.3
33Philadelphia FlyersMike SimurdaCARWKingston (OHL)
34New York IslandersRandy JohnstonCAD201980Peterborough (OHL)4000-240.0
35Boston BruinsGraeme NicolsonCAD201983Cornwall (OHL)52279-21601.7
36Montreal CanadiensRon CarterCARW201980Sherbrooke (QMJHL)200000-0.1
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 PS
37Philadelphia FlyersGord SaltCARWCalgary (WHL)
38Washington CapitalsGlen CurrieCAC201988Laval (QMJHL)3263979118171003.3
39St. Louis BluesSteve HarrisonCADScarborough
40Vancouver CanucksStan SmylCARW201991New Westminster (WCHL)896262411673-87155644.4
41Colorado RockiesPaul MessierGBC201979Denver (WCHA)9000-64-0.4
42Montreal CanadiensRichard DavidCALW201983Trois-Rivieres (QMJHL)31448-710-0.3
43New York RangersRay MarkhamCAC201980Flin Flon (WHL)14112-321-0.3
44New York RangersDean TurnerUSD201983Michigan (CCHA)35101-5591.2
45Washington CapitalsJay JohnstonCAD201982Hamilton (OHL)8000-2130.2
46Chicago BlackhawksRick PatersonCAC201987Cornwall (OHL)430504393-7136-2.1
47Atlanta FlamesTim BernhardtCAG201987Cornwall (OHL)67033046717367.8664.299.4
48Toronto Maple LeafsMark KirtonCAC201985Peterborough (OHL)2665756113-701213.5
49Buffalo SabresRob McClanahanUSC201984Minnesota (WCHA)224386310111263.7
50Philadelphia FlyersGlen CochraneCAD201989Victoria (WHL)41117728960155621.8
51New York IslandersDwayne LowdermilkCAD201981Seattle (WHL)2011-120.1
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 PS
54Minnesota North StarsCurt GilesCAD191993Minnesota-Duluth (WCHA)895431992422673350.9
55Washington CapitalsBengt-Ake GustafssonSERW201989Farjestad (Sweden)6291953595544519639.0
56Vancouver CanucksHarald LucknerSECKarlstad (Sweden)
57Vancouver CanucksBrad SmithCARW201987Sudbury (OHL)222283462-31593-0.2
58Colorado RockiesDave WatsonCALW201981Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)18011-310-0.4
59New York RangersDave SilkUSRW201986Boston University (ECAC)2495459113-82714.6
60New York RangersAndre DoreCAD201985Quebec (QMJHL)2571481953726117.2
61Pittsburgh PenguinsShane PearsallCALWBarrie (OHL)
62Detroit Red WingsBjorn SkaareNOC191979Ottawa (OHL)1000000.0
63Chicago BlackhawksBrian YoungCAD191981New Westminster (WCHL)8022-460.1
64Atlanta FlamesJim MacRaeCALWMontague
65Toronto Maple LeafsBob ParentCAG201983Kitchener (OHL)3000003020.8455.650.1
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 PS
70Minnesota North StarsRoy KerlingCALWSt. Catharines (OHL)
71Washington CapitalsLou FranceschettiCARW201992Niagara Falls (OHL)4595981140-307472.0
72St. Louis BluesKevin WillisonCADCalgary (WHL)
73Colorado RockiesTim ThomlisonCAGEdmonton (WHL)
74Colorado RockiesRod GuimontCARWTrail
75Pittsburgh PenguinsRob GarnerCAC201983Toronto (OHL)1000000.0
76New York RangersMike McDougalUSRW201983Port Huron (IHL)6181018-3043-0.4
77Los Angeles KingsPaul ManciniCALWSault Ste. Marie (OHL)
78Detroit Red WingsTed NolanCAC201986Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)7861622-18105-0.5
79Chicago BlackhawksMark MurphyCALWToronto (OHL)
80Atlanta FlamesGord WappelCAD201982Regina (WHL)20112-3100.6
81Toronto Maple LeafsJordy DouglasCALW201985Flin Flon (WHL)2687662138-661606.6
82Buffalo SabresRandy IrelandCAG211979Portland (WHL)2000002000.8576.020.0
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 PS
87Minnesota North StarsBob BergloffUSD201983Minnesota (WCHA)2000-150.0
88Washington CapitalsVince MagnanCALWEdmonton (WHL)
89St. Louis BluesJim NillCARW201990Medicine Hat (WHL)5245887145-65854-0.8
90Vancouver CanucksGerry MinorCAC191984Regina (WHL)140112132-8173-0.7
91Colorado RockiesJohn HynesUSGChatham (GOJHL)
92Toronto Maple LeafsMel HewittCAD/LWMoose Jaw (WHL)
93New York RangersTom LaidlawCAD201990Northern Michigan (CCHA)70525139164-471730.8
94Los Angeles KingsDoug KeansCAG201988Ottawa (OHL)210066053210966426.8743.5127.8
95Detroit Red WingsSylvain LocasCACSherbrooke (QMJHL)
96Chicago BlackhawksDave FeamsterUSD201985Colorado College (WCHA)16913243771548.9
97Atlanta FlamesGreg MeredithCARW201983Notre Dame (CCHA)386410-480.0
98Toronto Maple LeafsNormand LefebvreCARWTrois-Rivières (QMJHL)
99Buffalo SabresCam MacGregorCALWKingston (OHL)
100Philadelphia FlyersMark TaylorCAC201986North Dakota (WCHA)2094268110-6735.2
101New York IslandersKelly DavisCALW/D19Flin Flon (WHL)
102Boston BruinsJeff BrubakerUSLW201989Peterborough (OHL)17816925-27512-2.2
103Montreal CanadiensKeith ActonCAC201994Peterborough (OHL)1023226358584-28117229.9
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 PS
104Minnesota North StarsKim SpencerCADEdmonton (WHL)
105Washington CapitalsMats HallinSELW201987Sodertalje (Sweden-2)152171431-13193-1.3
106St. Louis BluesSteve StockmanCACCornwall (OHL)
107Vancouver CanucksDave RossCAWIndian Head
108Colorado RockiesAndy ClarkCADLake Superior State (CCHA)
109St. Louis BluesPaul MacLeanFRRW201991Hull (QMJHL)719324349673-3496852.1
110New York RangersDan ClarkCAD201979Milwaukee (IHL)4011160.2
111Los Angeles KingsDon WaddellUSD201981Northern Michigan (CCHA)1000-100.0
112Detroit Red WingsWes GeorgeCALW19Saskatoon (WHL)
113Chicago BlackhawksDave MancusoCADSault Ste. Marie (OHL)
114Atlanta FlamesDave HindmarchCARW191984U. of Alberta (CWUAA)99211738-14251.2
115Toronto Maple LeafsJohn ScammelCADNorth York
116Buffalo SabresDan EastmanCACPeterborough (OHL)
117Philadelphia FlyersMike EwanouskiUSRWBrookline (High-MA)
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 PS
121Minnesota North StarsMike CotterCADBowling Green (CCHA)
122Washington CapitalsRichard SiroisCAGMontreal (QMJHL)
123St. Louis BluesDenis HouleCARWSudbury (OHL)
124Vancouver CanucksSteve O'NeillUSLWFramingham (High-MA)
125Colorado RockiesJohn OlverCARW/CVancouver (WCHL)
126Philadelphia FlyersJerry PriceCAGCoronation
127New York RangersGreg KostenkoCADWinnipeg (WHL)
128Los Angeles KingsRob MierkalnsCACHamilton (OHL)
129Detroit Red WingsJohn BarrettCAD201988Windsor (OHL)488207797-14060416.4
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 PEI (AUS)168252853-332381.0
136Boston BruinsBobby HehirUSCWorcester
137Montreal CanadiensLarry LandonCARW201985RPI (ECAC)9000-32-0.3
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 PS
138Minnesota North StarsBrent GogolCADCalgary (WHL)
139Washington CapitalsDenis PomerleauCARWTrois-Rivières (QMJHL)
140St. Louis BluesTony MeagherCARWBelleville (OHL)
141Vancouver CanucksCharlie AntetomasoUSDBoston College (ECAC)
142Colorado RockiesKevin KrookCAD201979Regina (WHL)3000020.1
143St. Louis BluesRick SimpsonCAC/RWHay River
144New York RangersBrian McDavidCADSudbury (OHL)
145Los Angeles KingsRic ScullyCALWMoncton (QMJHL)
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 (High-MN)
153Boston BruinsCraig MacTavishCAC201997U. Mass-Lowell (NCAA-D2-Ind.)10932132674803489122.3
154Montreal CanadiensKevin ConstantineUSGR.P.I. (ECAC)
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 PS
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)242010100902421287220.8903.1042.1
161New York RangersMark RodriguesUSGStoughton
162Los Angeles KingsBrad ThiessenCACWinnipeg (WHL)
163Detroit Red WingsGeoff ShawCARWMaple
164Chicago BlackhawksGlenn VanUSDSt. Paul (USHL)
165Atlanta FlamesMark GreenUSCSherbrooke (QMJHL)
166Toronto Maple LeafsLaurie CuvelierCADDartmouth (ECAC)
167Philadelphia FlyersRick BerardCALW/DSt. Mary's (AUS)
168Philadelphia FlyersDon LuciaUSDGrand Rapids (High-MN)
169New York IslandersScott CameronCADNotre Dame (WCHA)
170St. Louis BluesDan LergUSCSouthfield
171Montreal CanadiensJohn SwanCACMcGill (QSSF)
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 PS
172Washington CapitalsMark ToffoloUSDBuffalo
173St. Louis BluesRisto SiltanenFID191987Ilves Tampere (Finland)56290265355-7926644.2
174Colorado RockiesBo EricsonSEDSolna
175St. Louis BluesDan HermanssonSELWKarlskoga (Sweden)
176New York RangersSteve WeeksCAG201993Northern Michigan (CCHA)29107702129111211933.8723.7340.3
177Los Angeles KingsJim ArmstrongUSLW/CClarkson (ECAC)
178Detroit Red WingsCarl Van HarrewynCAD/RWWinnipeg (WHL)
179Chicago BlackhawksDarryl SutterCALW201987Lethbridge (WHL)406161118279-1128619.3
180Atlanta FlamesRobert SullivanCAC/LWNoranda
181St. Louis BluesJean-Francois BoutinCALWVerdun (QMJHL)
182Philadelphia FlyersMark BergeUSDNorth Dakota (WCHA)
183Philadelphia FlyersKen MooreUSGClarkson (ECAC)
184New York IslandersChrister LowdahlSEC/LWLinkoping (Sweden)
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 PS
187Washington CapitalsPaul HoganCALWLondon (OHL)
188St. Louis BluesSerge MenardCARWSorel (QMJHL)
189Washington CapitalsSteve BargerUSRWBoston College (ECAC)
190Colorado RockiesJari ViitalaFIC/LWTappara Tampere (Finland)
191St. Louis BluesDon BoydCAD/CR.P.I. (ECAC)
192New York RangersPierre DaigneaultCALWMontreal (QMJHL)
193Los Angeles KingsClaude LarochelleCACHull (QMJHL)
194Detroit Red WingsLadislav SvozilCZLWProstejov
195Philadelphia FlyersJim OlsonUSCSt. Paul (USHL)
196Atlanta FlamesBernhard EnglbrechtDEGLandshut (Germany)
197St. Louis BluesPaul StasiukCALWToronto
198Philadelphia FlyersAnton StastnySKLW191989Slovan Bratislava (KHL)6502523846361115045.0
199New York IslandersGunnar PerssonSEDBrynas Gavle (Sweden)
200St. Louis BluesGerd TruntschkaDEC/LWLandshut (Germany)
201Montreal CanadiensViacheslav FetisovRUD201998CSKA Moscow (Russia)5463619222811465645.3
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 PS
202Washington CapitalsRod PacholsukCADPenticton (BCHL)
203St. Louis BluesViktor ShkurdyukRURWLeningrad
204Colorado RockiesUlf ZetterstromSELWKiruna (Sweden)
205St. Louis BluesCarl BloombergCAGSt. Louis (High-MN)
206New York RangersChris McLaughlinUSDDartmouth (ECAC)
207St. Louis BluesTerry KitchingCALWSt. Louis (CCHA)
208Detroit Red WingsTom BaileyCARWKingston (OHL)
209St. Louis BluesBrian O'ConnorUSDNew Haven
210St. Louis BluesBrian CrombeenCADKingston (OHL)
211St. Louis BluesMike PidgeonCACOshawa (OHL)
212Montreal CanadiensJeff MarsUSRWDuluth (High-MN)
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 PS
213Washington CapitalsWes JarvisCAC201988Windsor (OHL)237315586-24981.7
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)3001100306117.8584.293.0
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 PS
223New York RangersDan McCarthyCAC201981Sudbury (OHL)5404340.5
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 PS
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 PS
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 PS
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 PS
231Montreal CanadiensChris NilanUSRW201992Northeastern (ECAC)688110115225-130436.4
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 PS
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 PS
233Montreal CanadiensLouis SleigherCARW191986Chicoutimi (QMJHL)194465399221465.2
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 PS
234Montreal CanadiensDoug RobbCARWOrillia
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