1979 NHL ENTRY DRAFT

Draft Class
Team
Position
Trade
Nationality

Round 1

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
1Colorado Rockies-Rob Ramage-
2St. Louis Blues-Perry Turnbull-
3Detroit Red Wings-Mike FolignoCanadaRW-
4Washington Capitals-Mike GartnerCanadaRW-
5Vancouver Canucks-Rick VaiveCanadaC-
6Minnesota North Stars-Craig Hartsburg-
7Chicago Blackhawks-Keith Brown-
8Boston Bruinslos_angeles_kings_76_88Ray BourqueCanadaD-
9Toronto Maple Leafs-Laurie Boschman-
10Minnesota North Starspittsburgh_penguinsTom McCarthy-
11Buffalo Sabres-Mike Ramsey-
12Atlanta Flames-Paul Reinhart-
13New York Rangers-Doug Sulliman-
14Philadelphia Flyers-Brian ProppCanadaLW-
15Boston Bruins-Brad McCrimmon-
16Los Angeles Kingsmontreal_canadiensJay Wells-
17New York Islanders-Duane Sutter-
18Hartford Whalers-Ray Allison-
19Winnipeg Jets-Jimmy Mann-
20Quebec Nordiques-Michel GouletCanadaLW-
21Edmonton Oilers-Kevin Lowe-

Round 2

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
22Philadelphia Flyerscolorado_rockiesBlake Wesley-
23Atlanta Flamesst_louise_blues_67_84Mike Perovich-
24Washington Capitalsdetroit_red_wingsErrol Rausse-
25New York Islanderswashington_capitals_74_95Tomas Jonsson-
26Vancouver Canucks-Brent Ashton-
27Montreal Canadiensminnesota_north_starsGaston Gingras-
28Chicago Blackhawks-Tim Trimper-
29Los Angeles Kings-Dean Hopkins-
30Los Angeles Kingstoronto_maple_leafs_88_16Mark Hardy-
31Pittsburgh Penguins-Paul Marshall-
32Buffalo Sabres-Lindy RuffCanadaD-
33Atlanta Flames-Pat Riggin-
34New York Rangers-Ed Hospodar-
35Philadelphia Flyers-Pelle Lindbergh-
36Boston Bruins-Doug Morrison-
37Montreal Canadiens-Mats Naslund-
38New York Islanders-Billy Carroll-
39Hartford Whalers-Stuart Smith-
40Winnipeg Jets-Dave ChristianUnited StatesRW-
41Quebec Nordiques-Dale HunterCanadaRW-
42Minnesota North Starsedmonton_oilersNeal BrotenUnited StatesC-

Round 3

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
43Montreal Canadienscolorado_rockiesCraig Levie-
44Montreal Canadiensst_louise_blues_67_84Guy Carbonneau-
45Detroit Red Wings-Jody Gage-
46Detroit Red Wingswashington_capitals_74_95Boris Fistric-
47Vancouver Canucks-Ken Ellacott-
48Edmonton Oilersminnesota_north_starsMark MessierCanadaC-
49Chicago Blackhawks-Bill Gardner-
50Los Angeles Kings-John-Paul Kelly-
51Toronto Maple Leafs-Normand Aubin-
52Pittsburgh Penguins-Bennett Wolf-
53Buffalo Sabres-Mark Robinson-
54Atlanta Flames-Tim Hunter-
55Buffalo Sabresnew_york_rangersJacques Cloutier-
56Philadelphia Flyers-Lindsay Carson-
57Boston Bruins-Keith Crowder-
58Montreal Canadiens-Rick WamsleyCanadaG-
59New York Islanders-Rollie Melanson-
60Hartford Whalers-Don Nachbaur-
61Winnipeg Jets-Bill Whelton-
62Quebec Nordiques-Lee Norwood-
63Minnesota North Starsedmonton_oilersKevin Maxwell-

Round 4

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
64Colorado Rockies-Steve Peters-
65St. Louis Blues-Bob Crawford-
66Detroit Red Wings-John Ogrodnick-
67Washington Capitals-Harvie Pocza-
68Vancouver Canucks-Art Rutland-
69Edmonton Oilersminnesota_north_starsGlenn AndersonCanadaRW-
70Chicago Blackhawks-Louis Begin-
71Los Angeles Kings-John Gibson-
72Toronto Maple Leafs-Vincent Tremblay-
73Pittsburgh Penguins-Brian Cross-
74Buffalo Sabres-Gilles Hamel-
75Atlanta Flames-Jim Peplinski-
76New York Rangers-Pat Conacher-
77Philadelphia Flyers-Don Gillen-
78Boston Bruins-Larry Melnyk-
79Montreal Canadiens-Dave Orleski-
80New York Islanders-Tim Lockridge-
81Hartford Whalers-Ray Neufeld-
82Winnipeg Jets-Patrick Daley-
83Quebec Nordiques-Anton Stastny-
84Edmonton Oilers-Max Kostovich-

Round 5

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
85Colorado Rockies-Gary Dillon-
86St. Louis Blues-Mark Reeds-
87Detroit Red Wings-Joe Paterson-
88Washington Capitals-Tim Tookey-
89Vancouver Canucks-Dirk Graham-
90Minnesota North Stars-Jim Dobson-
91Chicago Blackhawks-Lowell Loveday-
92Los Angeles Kings-Jim Brown-
93Toronto Maple Leafs-Frank Nigro-
94Pittsburgh Penguins-Nick Ricci-
95Buffalo Sabres-Alan Haworth-
96Atlanta Flames-Brad Kempthorne-
97New York Rangers-Dan Makuch-
98Philadelphia Flyers-Thomas Eriksson-
99Boston Bruins-Marco Baron-
100Montreal Canadiens-Yvan Joly-
101New York Islanders-Glen Duncan-
102Hartford Whalers-Mark Renaud-
103Winnipeg Jets-Thomas Steen-
104Quebec Nordiques-Pierre Lacroix-
105Edmonton Oilers-Mike Toal-

Round 6

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
106Colorado Rockies-Bob Attwell-
107St. Louis Blues-Gilles Leduc-
108Detroit Red Wings-Carmine Cirella-
109Washington Capitals-Greg Theberge-
110Vancouver Canucks-Shane Swan-
111Minnesota North Stars-Brian Gualazzi-
112Chicago Blackhawks-Doug Crossman-
113Los Angeles Kings-Jay McFarlane-
114Toronto Maple Leafs-Bill McCreary-
115Pittsburgh Penguins-Marc Chorney-
116Buffalo Sabres-Rick Knickle-
117Atlanta Flames-Glenn Johnson-
118New York Rangers-Stan Adams-
119Philadelphia Flyers-Gordie Williams-
120Boston Bruins-Mike KrushelnyskiCanadaC-
121Montreal Canadiens-Greg Moffett-
122New York Islanders-John Gibb-
123Hartford Whalers-Dave McDonald-
124Winnipeg Jets-Tim Watters-
125Quebec Nordiques-Scott McGeown-
126Edmonton Oilers-Blair Barnes-