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  NHL.com - Futures
The NHL Entry Draft is the primary means by which players arrive in the National Hockey League.
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www.nhl.com /futures/index.html   (158 words)

  
  NHL Entry Draft - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The NHL Entry Draft is a collective meeting in which the franchises of the National Hockey League systematically select the rights to available amateur players who meet the eligibility requirements to play professional hockey in the NHL.
The first NHL Amateur Draft was held on June 5, 1963 at the Queen Elizabeth Hotel in Montreal, Quebec.
In 1985 the first draft outside of Montreal was held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto, Ontario in 1985.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/NHL_Entry_Draft   (1487 words)

  
 NHL Draft Picks Gone Bad quiz -- free game
Thomas Rundqvist was chosen in the tenth round (198th overall) of the 1983 NHL Entry Draft by the Montreal Canadiens.
Toby Ducolon was chosen in the third round (50th overall) of the 1984 NHL Entry Draft by the St. Louis Blues.
Normand Leveille was chosen 14th overall in the 1981 NHL Entry Draft by the Boston Bruins.
www.funtrivia.com /playquiz.cfm?qid=141848   (524 words)

  
 NHL DraftNET - Welcome
So because we couldn't look to TSN for entertaining news coverage on the NHL, we looked through sports almanacs and record books to find our own fun facts from this season.
Entry 30: Interview with Caps GM George McPhee
Erik Johnson is the most touted defensive prospect in years, which is why it is easy to understand why most NHL scouts and general managers have Johnson pegged to be the first pick in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.
nhldraftnet.aol.com   (356 words)

  
 New York Rangers Official Web Site :: 2005 NHL Entry Draft
In anticipation of the upcoming 2005 NHL Entry Draft, to be held Saturday, July 30 (noon, ET) at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, newyorkrangers.com sat down with Montoya to learn what he remembers most about his experiences at the draft.
John Davidson enjoyed a successful junior hockey career in Calgary and was tabbed as a first round draft choice (fifth overall) in the 1973 NHL Amateur Draft.
The 2005 NHL Entry Draft marks the 43rd anniversary of an event that has grown from a small gathering of hockey executives to a spectacle followed by hundreds of thousands of hockey fans throughout the world.
www.newyorkrangers.com /team/nhldraft05   (412 words)

  
 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Although the National Hockey League Entry Draft is filled with questions and uncertainty, Plymouth Whalers forward James Neal had a small idea of where he might be selected in Saturday's draft.
Less than two weeks from not being eligible until the 2006 NHL Entry Draft, he has made huge improvements to his game and the result is that he could become a very good pro.
Later on in the draft, Whalers' right wing Jared Boll was taken in the fourth round (101st overall) by the Columbus Blue Jackets.
www.plymouthwhalers.com /2005NHLEntryDraft.html   (750 words)

  
 NHL Entry Draft @ HockeyLiving.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Johnson, the first overall pick in the NHL entry draft two weeks ago, was talking about the decision that will send the 6-4, 220-pound can't-miss defenseman to the University of Minnesota this fall.
Vancouver Canucks have traded goaltender Dan Cloutier to the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for a a 2007 second-round draft pick and a conditional 2009 pick in the NHL Entry Draft, the team announced on Wednesday.
Mike Weber sat patiently in the climate-controlled confines of General Motors Place during the NHL Entry Draft in Vancouver, B.C. on June 22, but he was far from comfortable.
www.hockeyliving.com /info/NHL_Entry_Draft   (463 words)

  
 NHL Entry Draft   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Gilbert Brule could be one of the most exciting NHL players for years to come.
His explosive speed will allow him to excel in the NHL, and with this speed and willingness to go right to the net, he will be a major offensive threat.
He was undervalued I believe in this year's draft because of all the rule changes, but he will turn out to be the biggest steal in the 1st round.
forums.livingwithstyle.com /t184787-nhl-entry-draft.html   (1703 words)

  
 1991 NHL Entry Draft - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 1991 NHL Entry Draft was held on June 22th at the Memorial Auditorium in Buffalo, New York.
Below are listed the selections in the 1991 NHL Entry Draft and which team made the selection.
This page was last modified 02:47, 2 July 2006.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1991_NHL_Entry_Draft   (97 words)

  
 Hockey's Future: The Hockey Prospects Resource (Covering the WHL, QMJHL,AHL, OHL, College, The NHL Entry Draft, and All ...
Pick 103 - If Phoenix acquires a third-round pick in the 2004 Entry Draft via trade prior to the start of the third round, it will be transferred to Carolina in lieu of this pick.
2006-07-08 - In terms of overall strategy and execution, the 2006 NHL Entry Draft represented a radical departure from the norm for the Philadelphia Flyers.
All NHL logos and marks and NHL team logos and marks as well as all other proprietary materials depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective NHL teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises,
hockeysfuture.com /nhlentrydraft.php   (851 words)

  
 1983 NHL Entry Draft -- Pat LaFontaine
NHL Records: Most points in one season by a U.S.-born player (148 in 1992-93), fastest two goals from the start of a period in a playoff game (35 seconds -- 0:13 and 0:35 of third period in Game 5 of Stanley Cup Finals at Edmonton on May 19, 1984)
On Sept. 29, 1997, LaFontaine was traded to the Rangers for two draft picks, thereby giving him the chance to continue career at age 32.
Concussion Ends Career: Throughout his NHL career, LaFontaine was prone to head injuries, but after coming back from at least four concussions, LaFontaine's career was ended by a devastating head injury suffered when he collided with teammate Mike Keane at center ice during N.Y. Rangers' March 16, 1998, game vs. Ottawa.
www.hockeydraftcentral.com /1983/83003.html   (2741 words)

  
 Nhl Draft   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
The NHL Entry Draft is the primary means by...
Teams draft 21 NHL players in a live draft in September of each year.
Tracking the progress of hockey's future stars, with reports from the most recent NHL draft years, plus background information on the NHL draft and how the Entry Draft works.
www.tjhn.com /nhl-draft.html   (269 words)

  
 NHL Draft - 2004 Raleigh North Carolina - Hockey Guide - Guide D├ępistage -Recrutement Hockey LNH
This is our comprehensive analysis and preview of the NHL Entry Draft, including in-depth scouting reports and profiles on the top 50 prospects available for the draft...
This is our comprehensive analysis and preview of the 2004 NHL Entry Draft 2004, including in-depth scouting reports and profiles on the top 100 prospects available for the draft, and our rankings of the top 200 prospects.
Also included are mock drafts from ISS's NHL scouts, and analysis of each team's needs, plus up-to-the-minute information on which way each team is leaning with its top picks.
www.internationalscouting.com /nhl_hockey_draft_raleigh_2004.html   (200 words)

  
 NHL Entry Draft   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
June 2003 - The NHL Entry Draft is the primary means by which players arrive in the National Hockey League as the League's 30 teams acquire rights to the best amateur hockey players in the world.
This year, the NHL Entry Draft is taking place in Nashville, Tenn., on June 21 and 22, and will be run using Sun's new Sun Fire B1600 Blade Platform and Sun Fire B100s Blade Servers as well as Sun Rays clients, Sun StorEdge arrays and Netra systems.
The NHL is leveraging cutting-edge blade server technology and Sun Ray appliances to run mission-critical applications, manage player and team stats and transactions, and keep fans abreast of the latest moves via NHL.com.
www.sun.com /aboutsun/media/features/nhl_draft.html   (458 words)

  
 Extensive NHL Entry Draft Coverage
While there were no Ovechkin's or Malkin's (pictured) amongst the Russian players eligible for the 2006 NHL Entry Draft, the Russians enjoyed significant success in the early rounds when compared to the horrible showing at the 2005 NHL Entry Draft, when the NHL clubs clearly stayed away.
In this article we will provide coverage in regards to the first six Russian players selected in the first and second rounds of the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.
NHL DRAFTS: 2006 / 2005 / 2004 /
mckeenshockey.rivals.com /?FP=2802   (367 words)

  
 ESPN - Nigerian Aliu highlights final rounds of NHL draft - NHL
Born in Nigeria, raised in Ukraine, moved to Canada when he was 11, and then shuttled to Sudbury, Ontario, to play juniors a year ago, Aliu was picked by the Chicago Blackhawks in the second round on the second day of the NHL draft on Saturday.
Maxime Tanguay, the younger brother of the Calgary Flames' Alex Tanguay, was taken by Chicago in the third round.
The NHL couldn't display his name on the giant draft board because no one thought he would be selected.
sports.espn.go.com /nhl/draft2007/news/story?id=2914265&campaign=rss&source=NHLHeadlines   (1004 words)

  
 TSN.ca - NHL Draft - Canada's Sports Leader   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
The first round goes with teams picking 1 through 30, with the 30th team picking 31st and the draft order 'snaking' back and forth in a seven round draft.
With all 30 NHL teams getting a shot at the No. 1 overall pick for the first time, take a look at the Odds and Results.
See what sort of 'Dream Lineup' your favourite NHL franchise has through 35 years of draft history.
www.tsn.ca /nhl/draft   (336 words)

  
 Hockey Trade Rumors - 2005 NHL Entry Draft Center
The perfect draft pick for this team, and I would not be surprised to see him within the next two years in the NHL.
Aside from mentioning the fact that they only drafted one defenseman last year, which caused to draft three d-men in the top 4 rounds of this year's draft, I think the Rangers may be adding much more defensive depth in preparation of a trade.
The Philadelphia Flyers today announced that they have traded Anaheim’s second round pick in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft (59th overall) to the Phoenix Coyotes in exchange for the Columbus Blue Jackets’ fourth round pick in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft (119th overall) and the Coyotes’ second round pick in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.
www.hockeytraderumors.com /article5218.html   (5879 words)

  
 SLAM! SPORTS: 1997 NHL ENTRY DRAFT
But when the Bruins made him the No. 1 pick in the NHL entry draft Saturday, there was no mistaking that blustery Boston boss Harry Sinden, despite Thornton's suggestions that another year in junior at Sault Ste.
PITTSBURGH -- NHL teams might have picked up some sleepers in yesterday's entry draft but this one will be classified as a snoozer.
While there was plenty of talk prior to the annual draft at the Pittsburgh Civic Arena, most of it turned out to be just that as the 26 league GMs decided to sit still and keep their selections instead of making deals.
www.canoe.ca /HockeyNHLDraft97/home.html   (470 words)

  
 1979 NHL Entry Draft -- Tim Watters
Missed parts of 1988-89 season with sprained knee, an injury suffered in November 1988, with sore neck, an injury suffered in January 1989, and with bruised calf, an injury suffered in March 1989.
Suspended one game by NHL during 1988-89 for receiving second stick-related major penalty of season.
Suspended one game by NHL in 1991-92 for receiving his second stick-related major of the season.
www.hockeydraftcentral.com /1979/79124.html   (705 words)

  
 Blackhawks take Kane with No. 1 pick in NHL draft - USATODAY.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
When Buffalo native Patrick Kane was selected No. 1 by the Chicago Blackhawks and James Vanriemsdyk was selected No. 2 by the Philadelphia Flyers, it marked the first time in NHL history that Americans were taken with the first two picks of an NHL draft.
Last summer, 28.2% of all players drafted were Americans, and it appears possible that the Americans could break that mark Saturday in day two of the draft.
One major surprise of the first round was Angelo Esposito slipping all the way to the Pittsburgh Penguins at the 20th pick.
www.usatoday.com /sports/hockey/nhl/2007-06-22-draft-mainbar_N.htm?csp=34   (900 words)

  
 New York Rangers Official Web Site :: Rangers Make Nine Selections in 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Michael's older brother Kurt was Colorado's fifth choice, 88th overall, in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft and skated in 69 games for the Avalanche in 2003-04.
For the club's final choice of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft, New York picked Kootenay Ice (WHL) center Ryan Russell with the 211th pick.
The average weight of the Rangers draft picks was 190 pounds, while the average height of the 2005 New York draft class was 6-1.
www.newyorkrangers.com /pressbox/pressreleases.asp?id=1669   (592 words)

  
 Carolina Hurricanes - Draft 04 Carolina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Believe it or not, it is not so different in the NHL.
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman took time out from his busy schedule to talk with CarolinaHurricanes.com about some of the topics on the minds of Hurricanes fans.
In the past 10 NHL Entry Drafts, the Hurricanes franchise has made eight first-round selections.
www.carolinahurricanes.com /custom/rad9F78D.asp   (255 words)

  
 2006 NHL Entry Draft   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
The New Jersey Devils traded their 25th pick of the first round of the 2006 Entry Draft to the St. Louis Blues.
The New Jersey Devils held a Draft Party at the Bubble at Giants Stadium on Saturday, June 24, 2006 The festivities were hosted by Devils FSN NY Broadcaster Stan Fischler and Devils Alumnus Bruce Driver will host.
Devils forward Grant Marshall, Devils Alumni Ken Daneyko, Rob Skrlac, Scott Stevens and Devils Alumnus and Assistant Coach John MacLean were on hand to sign autographs and give their thoughts on the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.
www.newjerseydevils.com /2005/html/theteam/teamnews/06entrydraft.php   (372 words)

  
 CHL claims top three picks in 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Jordan knows that he's still a long way from that dream, but he fulfilled another one on Saturday when he was selected second overall by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the NHL Entry Draft in Vancouver.
Staal is the third member of his family to be drafted in the first round of the NHL Draft.
Eric was the second overall pick in 2003 and Marc Staal was the 12th overall pick of the New York Rangers last year.
www.chl.ca /CHLNHLEntryDraft/home.html   (524 words)

  
 Chicago Blackhawks - The Official Web Site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Thanks to all of the fans who turned out at the United Center Friday to watch the 1st round of the 2007 Entry Draft and see the Hawks select Patrick Kane.
The Chicago Blackhawks and chicagoflhawks.com are trademarks of the Chicago Blackhawk Hockey Team, Inc. NHL and the word mark and image of the Stanley Cup are registered trademarks and the NHL Shield and NHL Conference logos are trademarks of the National Hockey League.
All NHL logos and marks and NHL team logos and marks as well as all other proprietary materials depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective NHL teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises, L.P. Copyright © 2007 Chicago Blackhawks and the National Hockey League.
www.chicagoblackhawks.com /news/2006Draft.asp   (262 words)

  
 The Vancouver Canucks   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
One of the biggest events thrown annually by the NHL following the Stanley Cup Playoffs is the NHL Entry Draft.
With all 30 NHL clubs present to welcome the newest additions to their teams, the top prospects from around the world will be in Vancouver with hopes of making it into the National Hockey League.
For the entire NHL over the same period, only 8 teams have a higher rate of drafted players playing 100 games, and the NHL average is 14.7%
www.canucks.com /subpage.asp?sectionID=504   (478 words)

  
 2005 NHL ENTRY DRAFT   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
As expected, the Pittsburgh Penguins used the first overall pick in the 2005 NHL entry draft to take the 17-year-old phenom from Cole Harbour, N.S. For the NHL, the arrival of a young superstar
Everything kicks off today with the 2005 NHL Entry Draft, which is being held here in Ottawa.
ENTRY DRAFT Draft Quick Facts Traded Picks Select a Player Stan Adams PRE-DRAFT AWARDS AND HONORS WHL MVP: 1978-79 (Portland) WHL born in 1959) for the 1979 NHL draft.
www.p-t-p.co.uk /50357:2005:nhl:entry:draft.phtml   (347 words)

  
 United States Olympic Committee - Record Number Of U.S.-Born Players Selected In First Round Of 2003 NHL Entry Draft
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Eight United States-born skaters were selected in the first round of the 2003 National Hockey League Entry Draft held today in Nashville, Tenn., topping the previous high of seven taken in the first round of the 1986 NHL Entry Draft.
Ryan Suter (Madison, Wis.), who recently completed his second season with USA Hockey’s National Team Development Program, was the first American and first defenseman selected in the draft when the Nashville Predators chose him with the seventh overall pick.
He was a member of the 2003 U.S. National Junior Team at the International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship as well as the 2003 U.S. National Under-18 Team at the IIHF World Under-18 Championship this past season.
www.usoc.org /73_8912.htm   (371 words)

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