Special Sub-Topic: NHL Draft
|In 2002, which player was the first overall pick? |
Rick Nash. Rick Nash was picked by Columbus with the first pick. Lehtonen went to Atlanta, Bouwmeester to Florida, and Steen end up with Toronto.
|Who was the first goalie pick first overall in the 2000 Draft?|
Rick DiPietro. The New York Islanders pick DiPietro in the 2000 draft.
|Which team picked Jerome Iginla?|
Dallas Stars. Jerome was pick 11th overall in 1995, but was later traded to the Flames.
|Which player was not a pick of the Pittsburgh Penguins?|
Adam Deadmarsh. Naslund was picked in 1991, Straka a year later, and in 1995 the Penguins selected Morozov. Adam Deadmarsh was a pick of the Quebec Nordiques.
|The Quebec Nordiques had three straight first overall picks from 1989 to 1991. Which player was not one of them?|
Joe Sakic. Sundin went first in 1989, then in 1990 it was Nolan, followed by Lindros in 1991. The Nordiques picked Sakic 15th in 1987.
|In 2001, Ilya Kovalchuk was picked first overall by Atlanta. Who was second?|
Jason Spezza. Jason Spezza was picked 2nd overall by Ottawa.
|In what year was the first NHL Entry/Amateur Draft held?|
1963. Garry Monahan was the very first pick by the Montreal Canadiens.
|Who was the first goalie picked in the 1999 draft?|
Brian Finley. Brian was the first goalie picked 6th overall to Nashville.
|In 1998, Vincent Lecavalier was the first pick. Before he was drafted, the draft pick was traded twice. Which team never held the rights to the pick?|
New York Islanders. The pick was originally Florida's but was traded to San Jose then to Tampa Bay.
|Who was the first player selected first overall in the 1989 draft, that was not North American?|
Mats Sundin & Sundin. Mats who is from Sweden was the first pick in 1989.
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