1996 NHL ENTRY DRAFT

Draft Class
Team
Position
Trade
Nationality

Round 1

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
Ottawa Senators-Chris PhillipsCanadaLD-
San Jose Sharks-Andrei Zyuzin-
New York Islanders-Jean-Pierre DumontCanadaRW-
Washington Capitalslos_angeles_kings_89_98Alexander Volchkov-
Dallas Stars-Ric Jackman-
Edmonton Oilers-Boyd DevereauxCanadaLW-
Buffalo Sabres-Erik Rasmussen-
Boston Bruinshartford_whalersJohnathan Aitken-
Anaheim Ducks-Ruslan SaleiBelarusD-
New Jersey Devils-Lance Ward-
Arizona Coyotes-Dan Focht-
Vancouver Canucks-Josh Holden-
Calgary Flames-Derek MorrisCanadaD-
St. Louis Blues-Marty ReasonerUnited StatesC-
Philadelphia Flyerstoronto_maple_leafs_88_16Dainius ZubrusLithuaniaLW-
Tampa Bay Lightning-Mario Larocque-
Washington Capitals-Jaroslav Svejkovsky-
Montreal Canadiens-Matt Higgins-
Edmonton Oilersboston_bruins_96_07Matthieu Descoteaux-
Florida Panthers-Marcus Nilson-
San Jose Sharkschicago_blackhawksMarco Sturm-
New York Rangers-Jeff Brown-
Pittsburgh Penguins-Craig Hillier-
Arizona Coyotesphiladelphia_flyersDaniel BriereCanadaC-
Colorado Avalanche-Peter Ratchuk-
Detroit Red Wings-Jesse Wallin-

Round 2

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
Buffalo Sabresottawa_senators_92_97Cory Sarich-
Pittsburgh Penguinssan_jose_sharks_99_07Pavel Skrbek-
New York Islanders-Dan LaCoutureUnited StatesLW-
Los Angeles Kings-Josh GreenCanadaC, LW-
Chicago Blackhawksdallas_stars_93_13Remi Royer-
Edmonton Oilers-Chris Hajt-
Buffalo Sabres-Darren Van Oene-
Hartford Whalers-Trevor Wasyluk-
Anaheim Ducks-Matt CullenUnited StatesC, LW-
Toronto Maple Leafsnew_jersey_devilsMarek Posmyk-
Los Angeles Kingsarizona_coyotes_96_03_21Marian Cisar-
New Jersey Devilsvancouver_canucks_79_97Wes Mason-
Calgary Flames-Travis Brigley-
Calgary Flamesst_louise_blues_85_98Steve BeginCanadaC-
New Jersey Devilstoronto_maple_leafs_88_16Josh DeWolf-
Chicago Blackhawkstampa_bay_lightning_92_07Jeff Paul-
Washington Capitals-Jan Bulis-
Montreal Canadiens-Mathieu GaronCanadaG-
Boston Bruins-Henry Kuster-
Chicago Blackhawksflorida_panthers_94_16Geoff Peters-
New Jersey Devilschicago_blackhawksPierre Dagenais-
New York Rangers-Daniel Goneau-
New Jersey Devilspittsburgh_penguins_93_02Colin WhiteCanadaLD-
Toronto Maple Leafsphiladelphia_flyersFrancis Larivee-
Colorado Avalanche-Yuri Babenko-
Detroit Red Wings-Aren Miller-

Round 3

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
Boston Bruinsottawa_senators_92_97Eric Naud-
Buffalo Sabres-Francois Methot-
Pick received as compensation from NHL for free agent <a href="/players/">Dale Hawerchuk</a> [Source: ProSportsTransactions]
San Jose Sharks-Terry Friesen-
New York Islanders-Zdeno CharaSlovakiaLD-
Los Angeles Kings-Greg Phillips-
Washington Capitalsdallas_stars_93_13Sergei Zimakov-
Edmonton Oilers-Tom PotiUnited StatesLD-
Florida Panthersbuffalo_sabres_71_96Chris Allen-
Hartford Whalers-Andrei Petrunin-
Arizona Coyotesanaheim_ducks_93_06Per-Anton Lundstrom-
New Jersey Devils-Scott Parker-
Philadelphia Flyersarizona_coyotes_96_03_21Chester Gallant-
Florida Panthersvancouver_canucks_79_97Oleg Kvasha-
Toronto Maple Leafscalgary_flamesMike Lankshear-
St. Louis Blues-Gordie Dwyer-
Toronto Maple Leafs-Konstantin Kalmikov-
Tampa Bay Lightning-Curtis Tipler-
Dallas Starswashington_capitals_96_02Jon SimCanadaLW-
Montreal Canadiens-Arron AshamCanadaRW-
Pittsburgh Penguinsboston_bruins_96_07Boyd KaneCanadaLW, C-
Calgary Flamesflorida_panthers_94_16Dmitri Vlasenkov-
Washington Capitalschicago_blackhawksDavid Weninger-
Vancouver Canucks-Zenith Komarniski-
Pick received as compensation from NHL for free agent Geoff Courtnall [Source: ProSportsTransactions]
New York Rangers-Dmitry Subbotin-
Pittsburgh Penguins-Boris Protsenko-
Washington Capitalsphiladelphia_flyersShawn McNeil-
Colorado Avalanche-Mark ParrishUnited StatesRW-
Boston Bruinsdetroit_red_wingsJason Doyle-

Round 4

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
Ottawa Senators-Antti-Jussi Niemi-
Florida Pantherssan_jose_sharks_99_07Joey Tetarenko-
New York Islanders-Tyrone Garner-
Los Angeles Kings-Mikael Simons-
Washington Capitalsdallas_stars_93_13Justin Davis-
Toronto Maple Leafsedmonton_oilers_96_11Jason Sessa-
Buffalo Sabres-Kurt Walsh-
Hartford Whalers-Craig MacDonaldCanadaC-
Calgary Flames-Toni LydmanFinlandD-
Pick received as compensation from NHL for free agent Joel Otto [Source: ProSportsTransactions]
Dallas Starsanaheim_ducks_93_06Mike Hurley-
New Jersey Devils-Josef Boumedienne-
Montreal Canadiensarizona_coyotes_96_03_21Kim Staal-
Vancouver Canucks-Jonas Soling-
Calgary Flames-Christian Lefebvre-
St. Louis Blues-Jon Zukiwsky-
Los Angeles Kingstoronto_maple_leafs_88_16Eric BelangerCanadaC-
St. Louis Bluestampa_bay_lightning_92_07Andrei Petrakov-
Colorado Avalanchewashington_capitals_96_02Ben Storey-
Montreal Canadiens-Etienne Drapeau-
Boston Bruins-Trent WhitfieldCanadaC-
New Jersey Devils-Josh MacNevin-
Pick received as compensation from NHL for free agent Bruce Driver [Source: ProSportsTransactions]
San Jose Sharksflorida_panthers_94_16Matt BradleyCanadaRW, LW-
Toronto Maple Leafschicago_blackhawksVladimir Antipov-
Hartford Whalersnew_york_rangersSteve Wasylko-
Pittsburgh Penguins-Michal RozsívalCzech RepublicRD-
Buffalo Sabresphiladelphia_flyersMike Martone-
Colorado Avalanche-Randy Petruk-
Detroit Red Wings-Johan Forsander-

Round 5

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
New York Islandersottawa_senators_92_97Andrew Berenzweig-
Toronto Maple Leafssan_jose_sharks_99_07Peter Cava-
Toronto Maple Leafsnew_york_islandersBrandon Sugden-
Dallas Starslos_angeles_kings_89_98Ryan Christie-
Dallas Stars-Evgeny Tsybuk-
Edmonton Oilers-Brian Urick-
Buffalo Sabres-Alexei Tezikov-
Hartford Whalers-Mark McMahon-
Anaheim Ducks-Brendan Buckley-
New Jersey Devils-Glenn Crawford-
Arizona Coyotes-Richard Lintner-
Los Angeles Kings-Jesse Black-
Pick received as compensation from NHL for free agent <a href="/players/">Grant Fuhr</a> [Source: ProSportsTransactions]
Vancouver Canucks-Tyler Prosofsky-
Calgary Flames-Josef Straka-
Los Angeles Kingsst_louise_blues_85_98Peter Hogan-
Feb. 27, 1996
Los Angeles Kings Acquire:
Los Angeles Kings
1997 1st round pick (STL - #15 - Matt Zultek)
1996 5th round pick (STL - #123 - Peter Hogan)
St. Louis Blues Acquire:
St. Louis Blues
Philadelphia Flyerstoronto_maple_leafs_88_16Per-Ragnar Bergkvist-
Tampa Bay Lightning-Jason Robinson-
Washington Capitals-Matt Lahey-
Montreal Canadiens-Daniel Archambault-
New York Islandersboston_bruins_96_07Petr Sachl-
Florida Panthers-Andrew Long-
Chicago Blackhawks-Andy Johnson-
New York Rangers-Colin Pepperall-
Boston Bruinspittsburgh_penguins_93_02Elias Abrahamsson-
Philadelphia Flyers-Jesse Boulerice-
Colorado Avalanche-Luke Curtin-
Detroit Red Wings-Michal Podolka-

Round 6

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
Ottawa Senators-Andreas Dackell-
San Jose Sharks-Michel Larocque-
New York Islanders-Todd Miller-
Arizona Coyoteslos_angeles_kings_89_98Robert Esche-
Toronto Maple Leafsdallas_stars_93_13Dmitriy Yakushin-
Edmonton Oilers-Bryan Randall-
Buffalo Sabres-Ryan DavisCanadaRW-
Hartford Whalers-Aaron Baker-
Detroit Red Wingsanaheim_ducks_93_06Magnus Nilsson-
New Jersey Devils-Sean Ritchlin-
Colorado Avalanchearizona_coyotes_96_03_21Brian WillsieCanadaRW-
Vancouver Canucks-Nolan McDonald-
Toronto Maple Leafscalgary_flamesChris Bogas-
Anaheim Ducksst_louise_blues_85_98Blaine Russell-
Pittsburgh Penguins-Peter Bergman-
Pick received as compensation from NHL for free agent <a href="/players/">Joe Mullen</a> [Source: ProSportsTransactions]
Toronto Maple Leafs-Lucio DeMartinis-
Tampa Bay Lightning-Nikolai Ignatov-
Washington Capitals-A.J. Van Bruggen-
Montreal Canadiens-Brett ClarkCanadaC-
Boston Bruins-Chris Lane-
Florida Panthers-Gaetan Poirier-
Tampa Bay Lightningchicago_blackhawksXavier Delisle-
New York Rangers-Ola Sandberg-
St. Louis Bluespittsburgh_penguins_93_02Stephen Wagner-
Colorado Avalanchephiladelphia_flyersKai Fischer-
Buffalo Sabrescolorado_avalancheDarren Mortier-
Detroit Red Wings-Alexandre Jacques-

Round 7

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
Ottawa Senators-Francois Hardy-
San Jose Sharks-Jake Deadmarsh-
New York Islanders-J.R. Prestifilippo-
Dallas Starslos_angeles_kings_89_98Eoin McInerney-
Colorado Avalanchedallas_stars_93_13Dan HinoteUnited StatesRW-
Edmonton Oilers-David Bernier-
St. Louis Bluesbuffalo_sabres_71_96Daniel Corso-
Edmonton Oilerspittsburgh_penguins_93_02Brandon Lafrance-
Pick received from NHL as compensation for free agent <a href="/players/">Kjell Samuelsson</a> [Source: ProSportsTransactions]
Hartford Whalers-Greg Kuznik-
Anaheim Ducks-Timo Ahmaoja-
New Jersey Devils-Daryl Andrews-
Arizona Coyotes-Trevor LetowskiCanadaRW-
Vancouver Canucks-Clint Cabana-
Colorado Avalanchecalgary_flamesSamuel PahlssonSwedenC-
St. Louis Blues-Reed Low-
Toronto Maple Leafs-Reggie Berg-
Tampa Bay Lightning-Pavel KubinaCzech RepublicD-
Washington Capitals-Mike Anderson-
Montreal Canadiens-Timo Vertala-
Boston Bruins-Tom Brown-
Florida Panthers-Alexandre Couture-
Chicago Blackhawks-Mike Vellinga-
New York Rangers-Jeff Dessner-
Pittsburgh Penguins-Eric Meloche-
Philadelphia Flyers-Roman Malov-
Colorado Avalanche-Roman Pylner-
Detroit Red Wings-Colin Beardsmore-

Round 8

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
Los Angeles Kingsottawa_senators_92_97Steve Valiquette-
San Jose Sharks-Cory Cyrenne-
New York Islanders-Evgeny Korolev-
Los Angeles Kings-Kai Nurminen-
Dallas Stars-Joel Kwiatkowski-
Edmonton Oilers-Fernando PisaniCanadaRW-
St. Louis Bluesbuffalo_sabres_71_96Andrej Podkonicky-
Hartford Whalers-Kevin Marsh-
Anaheim Ducks-Kevin Kellett-
New Jersey Devils-Willie MitchellCanadaLD-
Arizona Coyotes-Nick Lent-
Vancouver Canucks-Jeff Scissons-
Calgary Flames-Ryan Wade-
St. Louis Blues-Tony Hutchins-
Toronto Maple Leafs-Tomas KaberleCzech RepublicD-
New Jersey Devilstampa_bay_lightning_92_07Jay Bertsch-
Washington Capitals-Oleg Orekhovsky-
Montreal Canadiens-Mattia Baldi-
Boston Bruins-Bob Prier-
Florida Panthers-Denis Khlopotnov-
Chicago Blackhawks-Chris Twerdun-
New York Rangers-Ryan McKie-
Ottawa Senatorspittsburgh_penguins_93_02Erich Goldmann-
Philadelphia Flyers-Jeff Milliker-
Colorado Avalanche-Matt Scorsune-
Detroit Red Wings-Craig Stahl-

Round 9

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
Ottawa Senators-Ivan Ciernik-
San Jose Sharks-David Thibeault-
New York Islanders-Mike Muzechka-
Los Angeles Kings-Sebastien Simard-
Dallas Stars-Nick Bootland-
Edmonton Oilers-John Hultberg-
Buffalo Sabres-Scott Buhler-
Hartford Whalers-Craig AdamsRW-
Anaheim Ducks-Tobias Johansson-
New Jersey Devils-Pasi Petrilainen-
Arizona Coyotes-Marc-Etienne Hubert-
Vancouver Canucks-Lubomir Vaic-
Calgary Flames-Ronald Petrovicky-
St. Louis Blues-Konstantin Shafronov-
Toronto Maple Leafs-Jared Hope-
Hartford Whalerstampa_bay_lightning_92_07Askhat Rakhmatulin-
Washington Capitals-Chad Cavanagh-
Montreal Canadiens-Michel Tremblay-
Boston Bruins-Anders Soderberg-
Florida Panthers-Russell Smith-
Chicago Blackhawks-Andrei Kozyrev-
New York Rangers-Ronnie Sundin-
Pittsburgh Penguins-Timo Seikkula-
Ottawa Senatorsphiladelphia_flyersSami SaloFinlandD-
Colorado Avalanche-Justin Clark-
Detroit Red Wings-Evgeny Afanasiev-