2000 NHL ENTRY DRAFT

Draft Class
Team
Position
Trade
Nationality

Round 1

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
New York Islanders-Rick DiPietroUnited StatesG-
Atlanta Thrashers-Dany HeatleyCanadaLW-
Minnesota Wild-Marián GáboríkSlovakiaRW-
Columbus Blue Jackets-Rostislav KleslaCzech RepublicD-
New York Islanderstampa_bay_lightning_92_07Raffi TorresCanadaLW-
Nashville Predators-Scott HartnellCanadaLW-
Boston Bruins-Lars Jonsson-
Tampa Bay Lightningnew_york_rangersNikita AlexeevRussiaRW-
Calgary Flames-Brent KrahnCanadaG-
Chicago Blackhawks-Mikhail Yakubov-
Chicago Blackhawksvancouver_canucks_98_07Pavel Vorobiev-
Anaheim Ducks-Alexei Smirnov-
Montreal Canadiens-Ron HainseyUnited StatesRD-
Colorado Avalanchecarolina_hurricanesVaclav NedorostCzech RepublicLW, C-
Buffalo Sabres-Artyom KryukovRussiaCIndefinite
Montreal Canadienssan_jose_sharks_99_07Marcel HossaSlovakiaLW, RW-
Edmonton Oilers-Alexei Mikhnov-
Pittsburgh Penguins-Brooks OrpikUnited StatesLD-
Arizona Coyotes-Krys KolanosCanadaC-
Los Angeles Kings-Alexander FrolovRussiaLW-
Ottawa Senators-Anton VolchenkovRussiaD-
New Jersey Devilscolorado_avalancheDavid HaleUnited StatesD-
Vancouver Canucksflorida_panthers_94_16Nathan SmithCanadaC-
Toronto Maple Leafs-Brad BoyesCanadaRW, C-
Dallas Stars-Steve OttCanadaC, LW-
Washington Capitals-Brian SutherbyCanadaC-
Boston Bruinsnew_jersey_devilsMartin Samuelsson-
Philadelphia Flyers-Justin WilliamsCanadaRW-
Detroit Red Wings-Niklas KronwallSwedenLD-
St. Louis Blues-Jeff TaffeUnited StatesLW-

Round 2

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Atlanta Thrashers-Ilya NikulinRussiaLDIndefinite
Carolina Hurricanescolumbus_blue_jackets_00_07Tomas Kurka-
Minnesota Wild-Nick SchultzCanadaLD-
Tampa Bay Lightning-Ruslan ZainullinRussiaRWIndefinite
Edmonton Oilersnew_york_islandersBrad WinchesterUnited StatesLW-
Nashville Predators-Daniel Widing-
Boston Bruins-Andy HilbertUnited StatesC-
Detroit Red Wingsnew_york_rangersTomas KopeckySlovakiaRW-
New Jersey Devilsnew_york_islandersTeemu Laine-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for not signing 1998 1st round pick <a href="/players/">Mike Rupp</a>
Calgary Flames-Kurtis FosterCanadaD-
San Jose Sharkschicago_blackhawksTero Maatta-
Atlanta Thrashersvancouver_canucks_98_07Libor Ustrnul-
Washington Capitalsanaheim_ducks_93_06Matt PettingerCanadaLW-
Anaheim Ducksmontreal_canadiensIlya BryzgalovRussiaG-
Ottawa Senators-Mathieu Chouinard-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for not signing 1998 1st round pick Mathieu Chouinard
Calgary Flamescolorado_avalancheJarret StollCanadaC-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent <a href="/players/">Theoren Fleury</a>
Colorado Avalanchecarolina_hurricanesJared Aulin-
Buffalo Sabres-Gerard DiCaire-
Chicago Blackhawkssan_jose_sharks_99_07Jonas Nordqvist-
Colorado Avalanche-Sergei Soin-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Valeri Kamensky
Toronto Maple Leafsedmonton_oilers_96_11Kris Vernarsky-
Pittsburgh Penguins-Shane EndicottCanadaC-
Arizona Coyotes-Alexander Tatarinov-
Los Angeles Kings-Andreas LiljaSwedenLD-
Ottawa Senators-Antoine VermetteCanadaC, LW-
New Jersey Devils-Aleksander SuglobovRussiaRW-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for not signing 1998 1st round pick <a href="/players/">Mike Van Ryn</a>
New Jersey Devilscolorado_avalancheMatt DeMarchi-
Florida Panthers-Vladimir Sapozhnikov-
Boston Bruinstoronto_maple_leafs_88_16Ivan Huml-
Dallas Stars-Dan EllisCanadaG-
Washington Capitals-Jakub Cutta-
New Jersey Devils-Paul MartinUnited StatesLD-
Colorado Avalanchephiladelphia_flyersAgris Saviels-
New York Rangersdetroit_red_wingsFilip NovakCzech RepublicD-
St. Louis Blues-David Morisset-

Round 3

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

Round 4

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
Carolina Hurricanesatlanta_thrashersNiclas WallinSwedenD-
Anaheim Duckscolumbus_blue_jackets_00_07Jonas Ronnqvist-
Minnesota Wild-Marc Cavosie-
Toronto Maple Leafstampa_bay_lightning_92_07Miguel Delisle-
New York Islanders-Arto Tukio-
Detroit Red Wingsnashville_predators_99_11Stefan Liv-
Boston Bruins-Brett Nowak-
San Jose Sharksnew_york_rangersJon DisalvatoreUnited StatesRW-
New York Islanderscalgary_flamesVladimir Gorbunov-
Chicago Blackhawks-Scott Balan-
Atlanta Thrashersvancouver_canucks_98_07Carl Mallette-
Atlanta Thrashersanaheim_ducks_93_06Blake Robson-
Montreal Canadiens-Johan Eneqvist-
Carolina Hurricanes-Jared Newman-
Buffalo Sabres-Ghyslain Rousseau-
New York Rangerssan_jose_sharks_99_07Premsyl Duben-
Edmonton Oilers-Lou Dickenson-
Montreal Canadienspittsburgh_penguins_93_02Christian Larrivee-
Florida Panthersarizona_coyotes_96_03_21Chris Eade-
Calgary Flamesbuffalo_sabres_97_06Levente Szuper-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Joe Juneau
Chicago Blackhawkslos_angeles_kings_99_02Olli MalmivaaraFinlandLD-
Los Angeles Kingsottawa_senators_98_07Lubomir VisnovskySlovakiaRD-
Colorado Avalanche-Brian FaheyUnited StatesRD-
Florida Panthers-Davis Parley-
Washington Capitalstoronto_maple_leafs_88_16Ryan Van Buskirk-
Ottawa Senators-Derrick Byfuglien-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Lance Pitlick
Dallas Stars-Vadim Khomitsky-
Pittsburgh Penguinswashington_capitals_96_02Michel OuelletCanadaRW-
New Jersey Devils-Phil Cole-
Tampa Bay Lightningphiladelphia_flyersJohan Hagglund-
Detroit Red Wings-Dmitri Semenov-
Detroit Red Wings-Alexander Seluyanov-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Wendell Clark
St. Louis Blues-Troy Riddle-
Detroit Red Wings-Aaron Van Leusen-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Todd Gill

Round 5

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
Nashville Predatorsatlanta_thrashersMatt HendricksUnited StatesRW, C, LW-
Minnesota Wild-Maxim Sushinski-
Columbus Blue Jackets-Petteri NummelinFinlandLD-
Anaheim Duckstampa_bay_lightning_92_07Peter Podhradsky-
New Jersey Devils-Mike Danton-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent <a href="/players/">Dave Andreychuk</a>
New York Islanders-Dmitry Upper-
Nashville Predators-Mike Stuart-
Columbus Blue Jacketsboston_bruins_96_07Scott Heffernan-
Dallas Stars-Ruslan Bernikov-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent <a href="/players/">Pat Verbeek</a>
New York Rangers-Nathan Martz-
Calgary Flames-Wade Davis-
San Jose Sharkschicago_blackhawksMichal Pinc-
New York Rangerssan_jose_sharks_99_07Brandon Snee-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent <a href="/players/">Joe Murphy</a>
Vancouver Canucks-Pavel Duma-
Montreal Canadiensanaheim_ducks_93_06Ryan Glenn-
Pittsburgh Penguinsmontreal_canadiensDavid KociCzech RepublicLW-
Atlanta Thrasherscarolina_hurricanesMatthew McRae-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Ray Sheppard
New York Islanderscarolina_hurricanesKristofer OttossonSwedenC-
Buffalo Sabres-Denis Denisov-
Columbus Blue Jacketssan_jose_sharks_99_07Tyler Kolarik-
Chicago Blackhawkslos_angeles_kings_99_02Alexander Barkunov-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent <a href="/players/">Ray Ferraro</a>
Edmonton Oilers-Paul Flache-
Anaheim Duckspittsburgh_penguins_93_02Bill Cass-
Nashville Predatorsarizona_coyotes_96_03_21Matt KoalskaUnited StatesC-
Calgary Flames-Travis MoenCanadaLW, RW-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Ken Wreggett
Ottawa Senatorslos_angeles_kings_99_02Greg ZanonCanadaD-
Ottawa Senatorslos_angeles_kings_99_02Grant Potulny-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Doug Bodger
Ottawa Senators-Sean Connolly-
Colorado Avalanche-John-Michael LilesUnited StatesLD-
Arizona Coyotesflorida_panthers_94_16Nate Kiser-
Tampa Bay Lightningtoronto_maple_leafs_88_16Pavel Sedov-
Dallas Stars-Artem Chernov-
Washington Capitals-Ivan Nepriayev-
New Jersey Devils-Matus Kostur-
Los Angeles Kingsphiladelphia_flyersNathan Marsters-
San Jose Sharksdetroit_red_wingsNolan SchaeferCanadaG-
St. Louis Blues-Craig WellerCanadaRW-

Round 6

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
Atlanta Thrashers-Zdenek Smid-
Columbus Blue Jackets-Shane Bendera-
Minnesota Wild-Erik ReitzUnited StatesRD-
Philadelphia Flyerstampa_bay_lightning_92_07Roman CechmanekCzech RepublicG-
Montreal Canadiensnew_york_islandersScott Selig-
Nashville Predators-Tomas Harant-
Boston Bruins-Jarno Kultanen-
New York Rangers-Sven Helfenstein-
Calgary Flames-Jukka Hentunen-
Chicago Blackhawks-Mike Ayers-
Atlanta Thrashersvancouver_canucks_98_07Jeff Dwyer-
Toronto Maple Leafsanaheim_ducks_93_06Vadim Sozinov-
Atlanta Thrashersmontreal_canadiensDarcy HordichukCanadaLW-
Carolina Hurricanes-J.D. ForrestUnited StatesLD-
Montreal Canadiensbuffalo_sabres_97_06Petr Chvojka-
San Jose Sharks-Michal Macho-
Edmonton Oilers-Shaun Norrie-
Pittsburgh Penguins-Patrick Foley-
Arizona Coyotes-Brent Gauvreau-
Detroit Red Wingslos_angeles_kings_99_02Par Backer-
Ottawa Senators-Jason Maleyko-
Colorado Avalanche-Chris BahenCanadaLD-
Florida Panthers-Josh Olson-
Tampa Bay Lightningtoronto_maple_leafs_88_16Aaron Gionet-
Dallas Stars-Ladislav Vlcek-
Chicago Blackhawkswashington_capitals_96_02Joey Martin-
New Jersey Devils-Deryk EngellandCanadaRD-
Philadelphia Flyers-Colin Shields-
Detroit Red Wings-Paul Ballantyne-
Nashville Predatorsst_louis_bluesZbynek Irgl-

Round 7

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
New Jersey Devilsatlanta_thrashersKen Magowan-
Minnesota Wild-Brian Passmore-
Columbus Blue Jackets-Janne Jokila-
Los Angeles Kingstampa_bay_lightning_92_07Evgeni FedorovRussiaC-
New York Islanders-Ryan CaldwellCanadaLD-
Nashville Predators-Jure Penko-
Boston Bruins-Chris Berti-
New York Rangers-Henrik LundqvistSwedenGSigned
Los Angeles Kingscalgary_flamesTim Eriksson-
Chicago Blackhawks-Cliff Loya-
Vancouver Canucks-Brandon Reid-
Toronto Maple Leafsanaheim_ducks_93_06Markus Seikola-
Philadelphia Flyersmontreal_canadiensJohn Eichelberger-
Edmonton Oilers-Joe Cullen-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent <a href="/players/">Marty McSorley</a>
Carolina Hurricanes-Magnus KahnbergSwedenRW-
Buffalo Sabres-Vasily Bizyayev-
Minnesota Wildsan_jose_sharks_99_07Peter Bartos-
Edmonton Oilers-Matthew Lombardi-
Pittsburgh Penguins-Jim Abbott-
Arizona Coyotes-Igor Samoylov-
Los Angeles Kings-Craig Olynick-
Dallas Stars-Marco Tuokko-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Tony Hrkac
Buffalo Sabresottawa_senators_98_07Paul GaustadUnited StatesC, LW-
Colorado Avalanche-Aaron Molnar-
Tampa Bay Lightningflorida_panthers_94_16Marek Priechodsky-
Toronto Maple Leafs-Lubos Velebny-
Dallas Stars-Antti MiettinenFinlandRW-
Chicago Blackhawkswashington_capitals_96_02Vladislav Luchkin-
Tampa Bay Lightningnew_jersey_devilsBrian EklundUnited StatesG-
Philadelphia Flyers-Guillaume LefebvreCanadaLW-
Detroit Red Wings-Jimmie Svensson-
St. Louis Blues-Brett Lutes-

Round 8

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
Atlanta Thrashers-Samu Isosalo-
Columbus Blue Jackets-Peter Zingoni-
Minnesota Wild-Lubomir SekerasSlovakiaD-
Tampa Bay Lightning-Alexander Polukeyev-
Florida Panthersnew_york_islandersJanis SpruktsLatviaC-
Carolina Hurricanes-Craig Kowalski-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent <a href="/players/">Kevin Dineen</a>
Nashville Predators-Mats Christeen-
Boston Bruins-Zdenek Kutlak-
New York Rangers-Danny Eberly-
Calgary Flames-David Hajek-
Chicago Blackhawks-Adam BerkhoelUnited StatesG-
Vancouver Canucks-Nathan Barrett-
Atlanta Thrashersanaheim_ducks_93_06Evan Nielsen-
Montreal Canadiens-Joni Puurula-
Atlanta Thrasherscarolina_hurricanesEric Bowen-
Los Angeles Kingsbuffalo_sabres_97_06Dan Welch-
San Jose Sharks-Chad Wiseman-
Edmonton Oilers-Jason Platt-
Pittsburgh Penguins-Steve Crampton-
Arizona Coyotes-Sami Venalainen-
Los Angeles Kings-Flavien Conne-
Detroit Red Wingsottawa_senators_98_07Todd Jackson-
Colorado Avalanche-Darryl BootlandCanadaRW-
Florida Panthers-Matt Sommerfeld-
Toronto Maple Leafs-Alexander Shinkar-
Minnesota Wilddallas_stars_93_13Eric Johansson-
San Jose Sharkswashington_capitals_96_02Pasi Saarinen-
New Jersey Devils-Warren McCutcheon-
Buffalo Sabrescalgary_flamesSean McMorrow-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Tom Chorske
Philadelphia Flyers-Regan Kelly-
Detroit Red Wings-Evgeni Bumagin-
St. Louis Blues-Reinhard Divis-

Round 9

#TEAMORIGINALPLAYERNATPOSMUST SIGN BYTRADE/ADDITIONAL DETAILS
Chicago Blackhawksatlanta_thrashersPeter Flache-
Tampa Bay Lightningminnesota_wildThomas Ziegler-
New York Islanderscolumbus_blue_jackets_00_07Dmitri Altarev-
Toronto Maple Leafstampa_bay_lightning_92_07Jean Philippe CoteCanadaD-
Colorado Avalanchenew_york_islandersSean Kotary-
New York Islandersnashville_predators_99_11Tomi Pettinen-
Boston Bruins-Pavel Kolarik-
New York Rangers-Martin Richter-
Calgary Flames-Micki DuPontCanadaRD-
Chicago Blackhawks-Reto Von Arx-
Vancouver Canucks-Tim Smith-
Pittsburgh Penguinsanaheim_ducks_93_06Roman Simicek-
Edmonton Oilers-Evgeny Muratov-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Bob Essensa
Montreal Canadiens-Jonathan Gauthier-
Carolina Hurricanes-Troy Ferguson-
Buffalo Sabres-Ryan Courtney-
Columbus Blue Jacketssan_jose_sharks_99_07Martin Paroulek-
Boston Bruinsedmonton_oilers_96_11Andreas Lindstrom-
Pittsburgh Penguins-Nick Boucher-
Arizona Coyotes-Peter Fabus-
Los Angeles Kings-Carl Grahn-
Ottawa Senators-James DeMone-
Nashville Predators-Martin Hohener-
Compensatory pick received from NHL for free agent Rob Zettler
Colorado Avalanche-Blake Ward-
Columbus Blue Jacketsflorida_panthers_94_16Andrej Nedorost-
Philadelphia Flyerstoronto_maple_leafs_88_16Milan Kopecky-
Atlanta Thrashersdallas_stars_93_13Mark McRae-
Washington Capitals-Bjorn Nord-
Atlanta Thrashersnew_jersey_devilsSimon GamacheCanadaLW, C-
Chicago Blackhawksphiladelphia_flyersArne Ramholt-
Columbus Blue Jacketsdetroit_red_wingsLouis Mandeville-
St. Louis Blues-Lauri Kinos-