2000 NHL ENTRY DRAFT

Draft Class
Team
Position
Trade
Nationality

Round 1

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
1New York Islanders-Rick DiPietroUnited StatesG-
2Atlanta Thrashers-Dany HeatleyCanadaLW-
3Minnesota Wild-Marián GáboríkSlovakiaRW-
4Columbus Blue Jackets-Rostislav KleslaCzech RepublicD-
5New York Islanderstampa_bay_lightning_92_07Raffi TorresCanadaLW-
6Nashville Predators-Scott HartnellCanadaLW-
7Boston Bruins-Lars Jonsson-
8Tampa Bay Lightningnew_york_rangersNikita AlexeevRussiaRW-
9Calgary Flames-Brent KrahnCanadaG-
10Chicago Blackhawks-Mikhail Yakubov-
11Chicago Blackhawksvancouver_canucks_98_07Pavel Vorobiev-
12Anaheim Ducks-Alexei Smirnov-
13Montreal Canadiens-Ron HainseyUnited StatesD-
14Colorado Avalanchecarolina_hurricanesVaclav NedorostCzech RepublicLW, C-
15Buffalo Sabres-Artyom KryukovRussiaCIndefinite
16Montreal Canadienssan_jose_sharks_99_07Marcel HossaSlovakiaLW, RW-
17Edmonton Oilers-Alexei Mikhnov-
18Pittsburgh Penguins-Brooks OrpikUnited StatesD-
19Arizona Coyotes-Krys KolanosCanadaC-
20Los Angeles Kings-Alexander FrolovRussiaLW-
21Ottawa Senators-Anton VolchenkovRussiaD-
22New Jersey Devilscolorado_avalancheDavid HaleUnited StatesD-
23Vancouver Canucksflorida_panthers_94_16Nathan SmithCanadaC-
24Toronto Maple Leafs-Brad BoyesCanadaRW, C-
25Dallas Stars-Steve OttCanadaC, LW-
26Washington Capitals-Brian SutherbyCanadaC-
27Boston Bruinsnew_jersey_devilsMartin Samuelsson-
28Philadelphia Flyers-Justin WilliamsCanadaRW-
29Detroit Red Wings-Niklas KronwallSwedenD-
30St. Louis Blues-Jeff TaffeUnited StatesLW-

Round 2

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
31Atlanta Thrashers-Ilya NikulinRussiaDIndefinite
32Carolina Hurricanescolumbus_blue_jackets_00_07Tomas Kurka-
33Minnesota Wild-Nick SchultzCanadaD-
34Tampa Bay Lightning-Ruslan ZainullinRussiaRWIndefinite
35Edmonton Oilersnew_york_islandersBrad WinchesterUnited StatesLW-
36Nashville Predators-Daniel Widing-
37Boston Bruins-Andy HilbertUnited StatesC-
38Detroit Red Wingsnew_york_rangersTomas KopeckySlovakiaRW-
39New Jersey Devilsnew_york_islandersTeemu Laine-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for not signing 1998 1st round pick Mike Rupp
40Calgary Flames-Kurtis FosterCanadaD-
41San Jose Sharkschicago_blackhawksTero Maatta-
42Atlanta Thrashersvancouver_canucks_98_07Libor Ustrnul-
43Washington Capitalsanaheim_ducks_93_06Matt PettingerCanadaLW-
44Anaheim Ducksmontreal_canadiensIlya BryzgalovRussiaG-
45Ottawa Senators-Mathieu Chouinard-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for not signing 1998 1st round pick Mathieu Chouinard
46Calgary Flamescolorado_avalancheJarret StollCanadaC-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Theoren Fleury
47Colorado Avalanchecarolina_hurricanesJared Aulin-
48Buffalo Sabres-Gerard DiCaire-
49Chicago Blackhawkssan_jose_sharks_99_07Jonas Nordqvist-
50Colorado Avalanche-Sergei Soin-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Valeri Kamensky
51Toronto Maple Leafsedmonton_oilers_96_11Kris Vernarsky-
52Pittsburgh Penguins-Shane EndicottCanadaC-
53Arizona Coyotes-Alexander Tatarinov-
54Los Angeles Kings-Andreas LiljaSwedenD-
55Ottawa Senators-Antoine VermetteCanadaC, LW-
56New Jersey Devils-Aleksander SuglobovRussiaRW-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for not signing 1998 1st round pick Mike Van Ryn
57New Jersey Devilscolorado_avalancheMatt DeMarchi-
58Florida Panthers-Vladimir Sapozhnikov-
59Boston Bruinstoronto_maple_leafs_88_16Ivan Huml-
60Dallas Stars-Dan EllisCanadaG-
61Washington Capitals-Jakub Cutta-
62New Jersey Devils-Paul MartinUnited StatesD-
63Colorado Avalanchephiladelphia_flyersAgris Saviels-
64New York Rangersdetroit_red_wingsFilip NovakCzech RepublicD-
65St. Louis Blues-David Morisset-

Round 3

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
66Boston Bruins-Tuukka Makela-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for not signing 1998 1st round pick Ben Clymer
67New Jersey Devilsatlanta_thrashersMax Birbraer-
68Dallas Starsminnesota_wildJoel LundqvistSwedenC-
69Columbus Blue Jackets-Ben Knopp-
70Toronto Maple Leafstampa_bay_lightning_92_07Mikael TellqvistSwedenG-
71Vancouver Canucksnew_york_islandersThatcher Bell-
72Nashville Predators-Mattias Nilsson-
73Boston Bruins-Sergei Zinovjev-
74Chicago Blackhawksnew_york_rangersIgor Radulov-
75St. Louis Bluescalgary_flamesJustin Papineau-
76New Jersey Devilschicago_blackhawksMike RuppUnited StatesC-
77Florida Panthersvancouver_canucks_98_07Robert Fried-
78Montreal Canadiensanaheim_ducks_93_06Jozef Balej-
79Montreal Canadiens-Tyler Hanchuck-
80Carolina Hurricanes-Ryan BaydaCanadaLW, C-
81Tampa Bay Lightningbuffalo_sabres_97_06Alexander Kharitonov-
82Florida Pantherssan_jose_sharks_99_07Sean O'Connor-
83Edmonton Oilers-Alexander Lyubimov-
84Pittsburgh Penguins-Peter Hamerlik-
85Arizona Coyotes-Ramzi Abid-
86Los Angeles Kings-Yanick LehouxCanadaC, RW-
87Ottawa Senators-Jan Bohac-
88Colorado Avalanche-Kurt SauerUnited StatesD-
89Nashville Predatorsflorida_panthers_94_16Libor PivkoCzech RepublicLW-
90Toronto Maple Leafs-Jean-Francois Racine-
91Dallas Stars-Alexei Tereshenko-
92Colorado Avalanchewashington_capitals_96_02Sergei Klyazmin-
93Vancouver Canucksnew_jersey_devilsTim Branham-
94Philadelphia Flyers-Alexander Drozdetsky-
95New York Rangersdetroit_red_wingsDominic MooreCanadaC, LW-
96St. Louis Blues-Antoine Bergeron-

Round 4

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
97Carolina Hurricanesatlanta_thrashersNiclas WallinSwedenD-
98Anaheim Duckscolumbus_blue_jackets_00_07Jonas Ronnqvist-
99Minnesota Wild-Marc Cavosie-
100Toronto Maple Leafstampa_bay_lightning_92_07Miguel Delisle-
101New York Islanders-Arto Tukio-
102Detroit Red Wingsnashville_predators_99_11Stefan Liv-
103Boston Bruins-Brett Nowak-
104San Jose Sharksnew_york_rangersJon DisalvatoreUnited StatesRW-
105New York Islanderscalgary_flamesVladimir Gorbunov-
106Chicago Blackhawks-Scott Balan-
107Atlanta Thrashersvancouver_canucks_98_07Carl Mallette-
108Atlanta Thrashersanaheim_ducks_93_06Blake Robson-
109Montreal Canadiens-Johan Eneqvist-
110Carolina Hurricanes-Jared Newman-
111Buffalo Sabres-Ghyslain Rousseau-
112New York Rangerssan_jose_sharks_99_07Premsyl Duben-
113Edmonton Oilers-Lou Dickenson-
114Montreal Canadienspittsburgh_penguins_93_02Christian Larrivee-
115Florida Panthersarizona_coyotes_96_03Chris Eade-
116Calgary Flamesbuffalo_sabres_97_06Levente Szuper-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Joe Juneau
117Chicago Blackhawkslos_angeles_kings_99_02Olli MalmivaaraFinlandD-
118Los Angeles Kingsottawa_senators_98_07Lubomir VisnovskySlovakiaD-
119Colorado Avalanche-Brian FaheyUnited StatesD-
120Florida Panthers-Davis Parley-
121Washington Capitalstoronto_maple_leafs_88_16Ryan Van Buskirk-
122Ottawa Senators-Derrick Byfuglien-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Lance Pitlick
123Dallas Stars-Vadim Khomitsky-
124Pittsburgh Penguinswashington_capitals_96_02Michel OuelletCanadaRW-
125New Jersey Devils-Phil Cole-
126Tampa Bay Lightningphiladelphia_flyersJohan Hagglund-
127Detroit Red Wings-Dmitri Semenov-
128Detroit Red Wings-Alexander Seluyanov-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Wendell Clark
129St. Louis Blues-Troy Riddle-
130Detroit Red Wings-Aaron Van Leusen-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Todd Gill

Round 5

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
131Nashville Predatorsatlanta_thrashersMatt HendricksUnited StatesRW, C, LW-
132Minnesota Wild-Maxim Sushinski-
133Columbus Blue Jackets-Petteri NummelinFinlandD-
134Anaheim Duckstampa_bay_lightning_92_07Peter Podhradsky-
135New Jersey Devils-Mike Danton-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Dave Andreychuk
136New York Islanders-Dmitry Upper-
137Nashville Predators-Mike Stuart-
138Columbus Blue Jacketsboston_bruins_96_07Scott Heffernan-
139Dallas Stars-Ruslan Bernikov-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Pat Verbeek
140New York Rangers-Nathan Martz-
141Calgary Flames-Wade Davis-
142San Jose Sharkschicago_blackhawksMichal Pinc-
143New York Rangerssan_jose_sharks_99_07Brandon Snee-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Joe Murphy
144Vancouver Canucks-Pavel Duma-
145Montreal Canadiensanaheim_ducks_93_06Ryan Glenn-
146Pittsburgh Penguinsmontreal_canadiensDavid KociCzech RepublicLW-
147Atlanta Thrasherscarolina_hurricanesMatthew McRae-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Ray Sheppard
148New York Islanderscarolina_hurricanesKristofer OttossonSwedenC-
149Buffalo Sabres-Denis Denisov-
150Columbus Blue Jacketssan_jose_sharks_99_07Tyler Kolarik-
151Chicago Blackhawkslos_angeles_kings_99_02Alexander Barkunov-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Ray Ferraro
152Edmonton Oilers-Paul Flache-
153Anaheim Duckspittsburgh_penguins_93_02Bill Cass-
154Nashville Predatorsarizona_coyotes_96_03Matt KoalskaUnited StatesC-
155Calgary Flames-Travis MoenCanadaLW, RW-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Ken Wreggett
156Ottawa Senatorslos_angeles_kings_99_02Greg ZanonCanadaD-
157Ottawa Senatorslos_angeles_kings_99_02Grant Potulny-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Doug Bodger
158Ottawa Senators-Sean Connolly-
159Colorado Avalanche-John-Michael LilesUnited StatesD-
160Arizona Coyotesflorida_panthers_94_16Nate Kiser-
161Tampa Bay Lightningtoronto_maple_leafs_88_16Pavel Sedov-
162Dallas Stars-Artem Chernov-
163Washington Capitals-Ivan Nepriayev-
164New Jersey Devils-Matus Kostur-
165Los Angeles Kingsphiladelphia_flyersNathan Marsters-
166San Jose Sharksdetroit_red_wingsNolan SchaeferCanadaG-
167St. Louis Blues-Craig WellerCanadaRW-

Round 6

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
168Atlanta Thrashers-Zdenek Smid-
169Columbus Blue Jackets-Shane Bendera-
170Minnesota Wild-Erik ReitzUnited StatesD-
171Philadelphia Flyerstampa_bay_lightning_92_07Roman CechmanekCzech RepublicG-
172Montreal Canadiensnew_york_islandersScott Selig-
173Nashville Predators-Tomas Harant-
174Boston Bruins-Jarno Kultanen-
175New York Rangers-Sven Helfenstein-
176Calgary Flames-Jukka Hentunen-
177Chicago Blackhawks-Mike Ayers-
178Atlanta Thrashersvancouver_canucks_98_07Jeff Dwyer-
179Toronto Maple Leafsanaheim_ducks_93_06Vadim Sozinov-
180Atlanta Thrashersmontreal_canadiensDarcy HordichukCanadaLW-
181Carolina Hurricanes-J.D. ForrestUnited StatesD-
182Montreal Canadiensbuffalo_sabres_97_06Petr Chvojka-
183San Jose Sharks-Michal Macho-
184Edmonton Oilers-Shaun Norrie-
185Pittsburgh Penguins-Patrick Foley-
186Arizona Coyotes-Brent Gauvreau-
187Detroit Red Wingslos_angeles_kings_99_02Par Backer-
188Ottawa Senators-Jason Maleyko-
189Colorado Avalanche-Chris BahenCanadaD-
190Florida Panthers-Josh Olson-
191Tampa Bay Lightningtoronto_maple_leafs_88_16Aaron Gionet-
192Dallas Stars-Ladislav Vlcek-
193Chicago Blackhawkswashington_capitals_96_02Joey Martin-
194New Jersey Devils-Deryk EngellandCanadaD-
195Philadelphia Flyers-Colin Shields-
196Detroit Red Wings-Paul Ballantyne-
197Nashville Predatorsst_louis_bluesZbynek Irgl-

Round 7

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
198New Jersey Devilsatlanta_thrashersKen Magowan-
199Minnesota Wild-Brian Passmore-
200Columbus Blue Jackets-Janne Jokila-
201Los Angeles Kingstampa_bay_lightning_92_07Evgeni FedorovRussiaC-
202New York Islanders-Ryan CaldwellCanadaD-
203Nashville Predators-Jure Penko-
204Boston Bruins-Chris Berti-
205New York Rangers-Henrik LundqvistSwedenGSigned
206Los Angeles Kingscalgary_flamesTim Eriksson-
207Chicago Blackhawks-Cliff Loya-
208Vancouver Canucks-Brandon Reid-
209Toronto Maple Leafsanaheim_ducks_93_06Markus Seikola-
210Philadelphia Flyersmontreal_canadiensJohn Eichelberger-
211Edmonton Oilers-Joe Cullen-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Marty McSorley
212Carolina Hurricanes-Magnus KahnbergSwedenRW-
213Buffalo Sabres-Vasily Bizyayev-
214Minnesota Wildsan_jose_sharks_99_07Peter Bartos-
215Edmonton Oilers-Matthew Lombardi-
216Pittsburgh Penguins-Jim Abbott-
217Arizona Coyotes-Igor Samoylov-
218Los Angeles Kings-Craig Olynick-
219Dallas Stars-Marco Tuokko-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Tony Hrkac
220Buffalo Sabresottawa_senators_98_07Paul GaustadUnited StatesC, LW-
221Colorado Avalanche-Aaron Molnar-
222Tampa Bay Lightningflorida_panthers_94_16Marek Priechodsky-
223Toronto Maple Leafs-Lubos Velebny-
224Dallas Stars-Antti MiettinenFinlandRW-
225Chicago Blackhawkswashington_capitals_96_02Vladislav Luchkin-
226Tampa Bay Lightningnew_jersey_devilsBrian EklundUnited StatesG-
227Philadelphia Flyers-Guillaume LefebvreCanadaLW-
228Detroit Red Wings-Jimmie Svensson-
229St. Louis Blues-Brett Lutes-

Round 8

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
230Atlanta Thrashers-Samu Isosalo-
231Columbus Blue Jackets-Peter Zingoni-
232Minnesota Wild-Lubomir SekerasSlovakiaD-
233Tampa Bay Lightning-Alexander Polukeyev-
234Florida Panthersnew_york_islandersJanis SpruktsLatviaC-
235Carolina Hurricanes-Craig Kowalski-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Kevin Dineen
236Nashville Predators-Mats Christeen-
237Boston Bruins-Zdenek Kutlak-
238New York Rangers-Danny Eberly-
239Calgary Flames-David Hajek-
240Chicago Blackhawks-Adam BerkhoelUnited StatesG-
241Vancouver Canucks-Nathan Barrett-
242Atlanta Thrashersanaheim_ducks_93_06Evan Nielsen-
243Montreal Canadiens-Joni Puurula-
244Atlanta Thrasherscarolina_hurricanesEric Bowen-
245Los Angeles Kingsbuffalo_sabres_97_06Dan Welch-
246San Jose Sharks-Chad Wiseman-
247Edmonton Oilers-Jason Platt-
248Pittsburgh Penguins-Steve Crampton-
249Arizona Coyotes-Sami Venalainen-
250Los Angeles Kings-Flavien Conne-
251Detroit Red Wingsottawa_senators_98_07Todd Jackson-
252Colorado Avalanche-Darryl BootlandCanadaRW-
253Florida Panthers-Matt Sommerfeld-
254Toronto Maple Leafs-Alexander Shinkar-
255Minnesota Wilddallas_stars_93_13Eric Johansson-
256San Jose Sharkswashington_capitals_96_02Pasi Saarinen-
257New Jersey Devils-Warren McCutcheon-
258Buffalo Sabrescalgary_flamesSean McMorrow-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Tom Chorske
259Philadelphia Flyers-Regan Kelly-
260Detroit Red Wings-Evgeni Bumagin-
261St. Louis Blues-Reinhard Divis-

Round 9

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
262Chicago Blackhawksatlanta_thrashersPeter Flache-
263Tampa Bay Lightningminnesota_wildThomas Ziegler-
264New York Islanderscolumbus_blue_jackets_00_07Dmitri Altarev-
265Toronto Maple Leafstampa_bay_lightning_92_07Jean Philippe CoteCanadaD-
266Colorado Avalanchenew_york_islandersSean Kotary-
267New York Islandersnashville_predators_99_11Tomi Pettinen-
268Boston Bruins-Pavel Kolarik-
269New York Rangers-Martin Richter-
270Calgary Flames-Micki DuPontCanadaD-
271Chicago Blackhawks-Reto Von Arx-
272Vancouver Canucks-Tim Smith-
273Pittsburgh Penguinsanaheim_ducks_93_06Roman Simicek-
274Edmonton Oilers-Evgeny Muratov-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Bob Essensa
275Montreal Canadiens-Jonathan Gauthier-
276Carolina Hurricanes-Troy Ferguson-
277Buffalo Sabres-Ryan Courtney-
278Columbus Blue Jacketssan_jose_sharks_99_07Martin Paroulek-
279Boston Bruinsedmonton_oilers_96_11Andreas Lindstrom-
280Pittsburgh Penguins-Nick Boucher-
281Arizona Coyotes-Peter Fabus-
282Los Angeles Kings-Carl Grahn-
283Ottawa Senators-James DeMone-
284Nashville Predators-Martin Hohener-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Rob Zettler
285Colorado Avalanche-Blake Ward-
286Columbus Blue Jacketsflorida_panthers_94_16Andrej Nedorost-
287Philadelphia Flyerstoronto_maple_leafs_88_16Milan Kopecky-
288Atlanta Thrashersdallas_stars_93_13Mark McRae-
289Washington Capitals-Bjorn Nord-
290Atlanta Thrashersnew_jersey_devilsSimon GamacheCanadaLW, C-
291Chicago Blackhawksphiladelphia_flyersArne Ramholt-
292Columbus Blue Jacketsdetroit_red_wingsLouis Mandeville-
293St. Louis Blues-Lauri Kinos-