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National Hockey League - 2005 Round 1 Draft History


Type Rnd Pick Team Name Pos From League
E 1 1 Pittsburgh Penguins Sidney Crosby C Rimouski Oceanic QMJHL
E 1 2 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim Bobby Ryan R Owen Sound Attack OHL
E 1 3 Carolina Hurricanes Jack Johnson D U.S. Junior National Team Intl
E 1 4 Minnesota Wild Benoit Pouliot L Sudbury Wolves OHL
E 1 5 Montreal Canadiens Carey Price G Tri-City Americans WHL
E 1 6 Columbus Blue Jackets Gilbert Brule C Vancouver Giants WHL
E 1 7 Chicago Blackhawks Jack Skille R U.S. Junior National Team Intl
E 1 8 San Jose Sharks Devin Setoguchi R Saskatoon Blades WHL
E 1 9 Ottawa Senators Brian Lee D Lincoln Stars USHL
E 1 10 Vancouver Canucks Luc Bourdon D Val d'Or Foreurs QMJHL
E 1 11 Los Angeles Kings Anze Kopitar C Sodertalje Jrs Sweden
E 1 12 New York Rangers Marc Staal D Sudbury Wolves OHL
E 1 13 Buffalo Sabres Marek Zagrapan C Chicoutimi Sagueneens QMJHL
E 1 14 Washington Capitals Sasha Pokulok D Cornell University NCAA
E 1 15 New York Islanders Ryan O'Marra C Erie Otters OHL
E 1 16 Atlanta Thrashers Alex Bourret R Lewiston MAINEiacs QMJHL
E 1 17 Phoenix Coyotes Martin Hanzal L Budejovice Jrs Czech Repu
E 1 18 Nashville Predators Ryan Parent D Guelph Storm OHL
E 1 19 Detroit Red Wings Jakub Kindl D Kitchener Rangers OHL
E 1 20 Florida Panthers Kendall McArdle L Moose Jaw Warriors WHL
E 1 21 Toronto Maple Leafs Tuukka Rask G Ilves Tampere FNL
E 1 22 Boston Bruins Matt Lashoff D Kitchener Rangers OHL
E 1 23 New Jersey Devils Nicklas Bergfors R Sodertalje SK SEL
E 1 24 St. Louis Blues T.J. Oshie C Warroad H.S. MN
E 1 25 Edmonton Oilers Andrew Cogliano C St. Michael's Buzzers OPJHL
E 1 26 Calgary Flames Matt Pelech D Sarnia Sting OHL
E 1 27 Washington Capitals Joe Finley D Sioux Falls Stampede USHL
E 1 28 Dallas Stars Matt Niskanen D Virginia H.S. MN
E 1 29 Philadelphia Flyers Steve Downie R Windsor Spitfires OHL

2005 Round 2 Draft Results


Type Rnd Pick Team Name Pos From League
E 2 30 Tampa Bay Lightning Vladimir Mihalik D Presov Slovakia-2
E 2 31 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim Brendan Mikkelson D Portland Winter Hawks WHL
E 2 32 Florida Panthers Tyler Plante G Brandon Wheat Kings WHL
E 2 33 Dallas Stars James Neal L Plymouth Whalers OHL
E 2 34 Colorado Avalanche Ryan Stoa C U.S. Junior National Team Intl
E 2 35 San Jose Sharks Marc-Edouard Vlasic D Quebec Remparts QMJHL
E 2 36 Edmonton Oilers Taylor Chorney D Shattuck St. Mary's Minn.
E 2 37 St. Louis Blues Scott Jackson D Seattle Thunderbirds WHL
E 2 38 New Jersey Devils Jeff Frazee G U.S. Junior National Team Intl
E 2 39 Boston Bruins Petr Kalus R Vitkovice Jr. Czech
E 2 40 New York Rangers Michael Sauer D Portland Winter Hawks WHL
E 2 41 Atlanta Thrashers Ondrej Pavelec G Kladno Jrs Czech Repu
E 2 42 Detroit Red Wings Justin Abdelkader L Cedar Rapids RoughRiders USHL
E 2 43 Chicago Blackhawks Michael Blunden R Erie Otters OHL
E 2 44 Colorado Avalanche Paul Stastny C U. of Denver NCAA
E 2 45 Montreal Canadiens Guillaume Latendresse R Drummondville Voltigeurs QMJHL
E 2 46 New York Islanders Dustin Kohn D Calgary Hitmen WHL
E 2 47 Colorado Avalanche Tom Fritsche L Ohio State University NCAA
E 2 48 Buffalo Sabres Philipp Gogulla W Cologne Sharks DEL
E 2 49 Atlanta Thrashers Chad Denny D Lewiston MAINEiacs QMJHL
E 2 50 Los Angeles Kings Dany Roussin L Rimouski Oceanic QMJHL
E 2 51 Vancouver Canucks Mason Raymond W Camrose Kodiaks AJHL
E 2 52 Colorado Avalanche Chris Durand C Seattle Thunderbirds WHL
E 2 53 Atlanta Thrashers Andrew Kozek W South Surrey Eagles BCHL
E 2 54 Chicago Blackhawks Dan Bertram R Boston College NCAA
E 2 55 Columbus Blue Jackets Adam McQuaid D Sudbury Wolves OHL
E 2 56 New York Rangers Marc-Andre Cliche R Lewiston MAINEiacs QMJHL
E 2 57 Minnesota Wild Matt Kassian R Kamloops Blazers WHL
E 2 58 Carolina Hurricanes Nate Hagemo D U. of Minnesota NCAA
E 2 59 Phoenix Coyotes Pier-Olivier Pelletier G Drummondville Voltigeurs QMJHL
E 2 60 Los Angeles Kings T.J. Fast D Camrose Kodiaks AJHL
E 2 61 Pittsburgh Penguins Michael Gergen W Shattuck St. Mary's Minn.

2005 Round 3 Draft Results


Type Rnd Pick Team Name Pos From League
E 3 62 Pittsburgh Penguins Kristopher Letang D Val d'Or Foreurs QMJHL
E 3 63 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim Jason Bailey R U.S. Junior National Team Intl
E 3 64 Carolina Hurricanes Joe Barnes C Saskatoon Blades WHL
E 3 65 Minnesota Wild Kristofer Westblom G Kelowna Rockets WHL
E 3 66 New York Rangers Brodie Dupont L Calgary Hitmen WHL
E 3 67 Columbus Blue Jackets Kris Russell D Medicine Hat Tigers WHL
E 3 68 Chicago Blackhawks Evan Brophey C Belleville Bulls OHL
E 3 69 Calgary Flames Gord Baldwin D Medicine Hat Tigers WHL
E 3 70 Ottawa Senators Vitali Anikeyenko D Yaroslavl-2 Russia
E 3 71 Dallas Stars Richard Clune L Sarnia Sting OHL
E 3 72 Los Angeles Kings Jonathan Quick G Avon Old Farms H.S. CT
E 3 73 Tampa Bay Lightning Radek Smolenak L Kingston Frontenacs OHL
E 3 74 Calgary Flames Dan Ryder C Peterborough Petes OHL
E 3 75 Dallas Stars Perttu Lindgren C Ilves Jrs Finland
E 3 76 New York Islanders Shea Guthrie W St. George's School RI
E 3 77 New York Rangers Dalyn Flatt D Saskatoon Blades WHL
E 3 78 Nashville Predators Teemu Laakso D HIFK Helsinki FNL
E 3 79 Nashville Predators Cody Franson D Vancouver Giants WHL
E 3 80 Detroit Red Wings Christofer Lofberg C Djurgarden Jrs. Sweden
E 3 81 Edmonton Oilers Danny Syvret D London Knights OHL
E 3 82 Toronto Maple Leafs Phil Oreskovic D Brampton Battalion OHL
E 3 83 Boston Bruins Mikko Lehtonen R Blues Jrs Finland
E 3 84 New Jersey Devils Mark Fraser D Kitchener Rangers OHL
E 3 85 St. Louis Blues Ben Bishop G Texas Tornado NAHL
E 3 86 Edmonton Oilers Robby Dee C Breck School MN
E 3 87 Buffalo Sabres Marc-Andre Gragnani D Prince Edward Island Rocket QMJHL
E 3 88 Colorado Avalanche T.J. Hensick C U. of Michigan NCAA
E 3 89 Tampa Bay Lightning Chris Lawrence C Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds OHL
E 3 90 Florida Panthers Dan Collins R Plymouth Whalers OHL
E 3 91 Philadelphia Flyers Oskars Bartulis D Moncton Wildcats QMJHL

2005 Round 4 Draft Results


Type Rnd Pick Team Name Pos From League
E 4 92 Tampa Bay Lightning Marek Bartanus R Kosice HC Slovakia
E 4 93 Florida Panthers Olivier Legault L Lewiston MAINEiacs QMJHL
E 4 94 Carolina Hurricanes Jakub Vojta D Sparta Jrs. Czech Repu
E 4 95 Ottawa Senators Cody Bass C Mississauga Ice Dogs OHL
E 4 96 Buffalo Sabres Chris Butler D Sioux City Musketeers USHL
E 4 97 Edmonton Oilers Chris Vande Velde C Moorhead H.S. MN
E 4 98 Ottawa Senators Ilja Zubov C Chelyabinsk-2 Russia
E 4 99 New Jersey Devils Patrick Davis L Kitchener Rangers OHL
E 4 100 Boston Bruins Jonathan Sigalet D Bowling Green State University NCAA
E 4 101 Columbus Blue Jackets Jared Boll R Lincoln Stars USHL
E 4 102 Tampa Bay Lightning Blair Jones C Moose Jaw Warriors WHL
E 4 103 Detroit Red Wings Mattias Ritola C Leksand Jrs Sweden
E 4 104 Florida Panthers Matt Duffy D New England Jr Monarchs EJHL
E 4 105 Phoenix Coyotes Keith Yandle D Cushing Academy Mass. H.S.
E 4 106 Boston Bruins Vladimir Sobotka C Slavia Praha HC Czech
E 4 107 New York Rangers Tom Pyatt C Saginaw Spirit OHL
E 4 108 Chicago Blackhawks Niklas Hjalmarsson D HV71 Jonkoping SEL
E 4 109 Washington Capitals Andrew Thomas D U. of Denver NCAA
E 4 110 Minnesota Wild Kyle Bailey C Portland Winter Hawks WHL
E 4 111 Calgary Flames J.D. Watt R Vancouver Giants WHL
E 4 112 San Jose Sharks Alex Stalock G Cedar Rapids RoughRiders USHL
E 4 113 Chicago Blackhawks Nathan Davis C Miami University (Ohio) NCAA
E 4 114 Vancouver Canucks Alexandre Vincent G Chicoutimi Sagueneens QMJHL
E 4 115 Ottawa Senators Janne Kolehmainen L SaiPa Lappeenranta FNL
E 4 116 Atlanta Thrashers Jordan LaVallee L Quebec Remparts QMJHL
E 4 117 Chicago Blackhawks Denis Istomin R Chelyabinsk-2 Russia
E 4 118 Washington Capitals Patrick McNeill D Saginaw Spirit OHL
E 4 119 Philadelphia Flyers Jeremy Duchesne G Halifax Mooseheads QMJHL
E 4 120 Edmonton Oilers Slava Trukhno L Prince Edward Island Rocket QMJHL
E 4 121 Montreal Canadiens Juraj Mikus D Skalica HK 36 Slovakia
E 4 122 Minnesota Wild Morten Madsen C Frolunda Jrs Sweden
E 4 123 Carolina Hurricanes Ondrej Otcenas C Trencin Jrs Slovakia
E 4 124 Colorado Avalanche Raymond Macias D Kamloops Blazers WHL
E 4 125 Pittsburgh Penguins Tommi Leinonen D Karpat Jrs. Finland

2005 Round 5 Draft Results


Type Rnd Pick Team Name Pos From League
E 5 126 Pittsburgh Penguins Tim Crowder R South Surrey Eagles BCHL
E 5 127 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim Bobby Bolt L Kingston Frontenacs OHL
E 5 128 Calgary Flames Kevin Lalande G Belleville Bulls OHL
E 5 129 Minnesota Wild Anthony Aiello D Thayer Academy MA
E 5 130 Montreal Canadiens Mathieu Aubin C Lewiston MAINEiacs QMJHL
E 5 131 Columbus Blue Jackets Tomas Popperle G Sparta Praha Czech
E 5 132 Detroit Red Wings Darren Helm L Medicine Hat Tigers WHL
E 5 133 Tampa Bay Lightning Stanislav Lascek R Chicoutimi Sagueneens QMJHL
E 5 134 Chicago Blackhawks Brennan Turner D Notre Dame Hounds SJHL
E 5 135 Atlanta Thrashers Tomas Pospisil R Trinec Ocelari HC Czech
E 5 136 Ottawa Senators Tomas Kudelka D ZPS Zlin Jrs. Czech Repu
E 5 137 Detroit Red Wings Johan Ryno R Kumla Jrs Sweden
E 5 138 Vancouver Canucks Matt Butcher C Chilliwack Chiefs BCHL
E 5 139 Los Angeles Kings Patrik Hersley D Malmo Jrs Sweden
E 5 140 San Jose Sharks Taylor Dakers G Kootenay Ice WHL
E 5 141 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim Brian Salcido D Colorado College NCAA
E 5 142 Buffalo Sabres Nathan Gerbe C U.S. Junior National Team Intl
E 5 143 Washington Capitals Daren Machesney G Brampton Battalion OHL
E 5 144 New York Islanders Masi Marjamaki L Moose Jaw Warriors WHL
E 5 145 Carolina Hurricanes Timothy Kunes D New England Jr. Falcons EJHL
E 5 146 Dallas Stars Tom Wandell C Sodertalje Jrs Sweden
E 5 147 New York Rangers Trevor Koverko D Owen Sound Attack OHL
E 5 148 Phoenix Coyotes Anton Krysanov C Tolyatti Lada Russia
E 5 149 San Jose Sharks Derek Joslin D Ottawa 67's OHL
E 5 150 Nashville Predators Cal O'Reilly C Windsor Spitfires OHL
E 5 151 Detroit Red Wings Jeff May D Prince Albert Raiders WHL
E 5 152 Philadelphia Flyers Josh Beaulieu C London Knights OHL
E 5 153 Toronto Maple Leafs Alex Berry R Boston Jr. Bruins EJHL
E 5 154 Boston Bruins Wacey Rabbit C Saskatoon Blades WHL
E 5 155 New Jersey Devils Mark Fayne D Noble & Greenough H.S. MA
E 5 156 St. Louis Blues Ryan Reaves R Brandon Wheat Kings WHL
E 5 157 Edmonton Oilers Fredrik Pettersson L Frolunda Jrs Sweden
E 5 158 Calgary Flames Matt Keetley G Medicine Hat Tigers WHL
E 5 159 Carolina Hurricanes Risto Korhonen D Karpat Jrs. Finland
E 5 160 Dallas Stars Matt Watkins R Vernon Vipers BCHL
E 5 161 Florida Panthers Brian Foster G New England Jr Monarchs EJHL
E 5 162 San Jose Sharks P.J. Fenton F UMass-Amherst NCAA

2005 Round 6 Draft Results


Type Rnd Pick Team Name Pos From League
E 6 163 Tampa Bay Lightning Marek Kvapil L Saginaw Spirit OHL
E 6 164 Florida Panthers Roman Derlyuk D St. Petersburg-2 Russia
E 6 165 Tampa Bay Lightning Kevin Beech G Sudbury Wolves OHL
E 6 166 Colorado Avalanche Jason Lynch D Spokane Chiefs WHL
E 6 167 Chicago Blackhawks Joe Fallon G U. of Vermont NCAA
E 6 168 Colorado Avalanche Justin Mercier C U.S. Junior National Team Intl
E 6 169 St. Louis Blues Mike Gauthier D Prince Albert Raiders WHL
E 6 170 New Jersey Devils Sean Zimmerman D Spokane Chiefs WHL
E 6 171 St. Louis Blues Nicholas Drazenovic C Prince George Cougars WHL
E 6 172 Boston Bruins Lukas Vantuch C Liberec Jrs Czech Repu
E 6 173 Toronto Maple Leafs Johan Dahlberg L Modo Jrs. Sweden
E 6 174 Philadelphia Flyers John Flatters D Red Deer Rebels WHL
E 6 175 Detroit Red Wings Juho Mielonen D Ilves Jrs Finland
E 6 176 Nashville Predators Ryan Maki R Harvard University NCAA
E 6 177 Columbus Blue Jackets Derek Reinhart D Regina Pats WHL
E 6 178 New York Rangers Greg Beller W Lake of the Woods School Minn. H.S.
E 6 179 Calgary Flames Brett Sutter C Kootenay Ice WHL
E 6 180 New York Islanders Tyrell Mason D Salmon Arm Silverbacks BCHL
E 6 181 Washington Capitals Tim Kennedy L Sioux City Musketeers USHL
E 6 182 Buffalo Sabres Adam Dennis G London Knights OHL
E 6 183 San Jose Sharks Will Colbert D Ottawa 67's OHL
E 6 184 Los Angeles Kings Ryan McGinnis D Plymouth Whalers OHL
E 6 185 Vancouver Canucks Kris Fredheim D Notre Dame Hounds SJHL
E 6 186 Ottawa Senators Dmitry Megalinsky D Yaroslavl Lokomotiv Russia
E 6 187 Atlanta Thrashers Andrei Zubarev D Ufa Salavat Yulayev Russia
E 6 188 Chicago Blackhawks Joe Charlebois D Sioux City Musketeers USHL
E 6 189 Columbus Blue Jackets Kirill Starkov L Frolunda Jrs Sweden
E 6 190 Montreal Canadiens Matt D'Agostini R Guelph Storm OHL
E 6 191 Buffalo Sabres Vyacheslav Buravchikov D Krylia-2 Russia
E 6 192 Carolina Hurricanes Nicolas Blanchard C Chicoutimi Sagueneens QMJHL
E 6 193 San Jose Sharks Tony Lucia L Wayzata H.S. MN
E 6 194 Pittsburgh Penguins Jean-Philipp Paquet D Shawinigan Cataractes QMJHL

2005 Round 7 Draft Results


Type Rnd Pick Team Name Pos From League
E 7 195 Pittsburgh Penguins Joe Vitale C Sioux Falls Stampede USHL
E 7 196 New York Islanders Nick Tuzzolino D Sarnia Sting OHL
E 7 197 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim Jean-Philippe Levasseu G Rouyn-Noranda Huskies QMJHL
E 7 198 Carolina Hurricanes Kyle Lawson D U.S. Junior National Team Intl
E 7 199 Minnesota Wild Riley Emmerson L Tri-City Americans WHL
E 7 200 Montreal Canadiens Sergei Kostitsyn R Gomel Belarus
E 7 201 Columbus Blue Jackets Trevor Hendrikx D Peterborough Petes OHL
E 7 202 Chicago Blackhawks David Kuchejda R Budejovice Jrs Czech Repu
E 7 203 Chicago Blackhawks Adam Hobson C Spokane Chiefs WHL
E 7 204 Ottawa Senators Colin Greening C Upper Canada College Cdn high s
E 7 205 Vancouver Canucks Mario Bliznak C Dubnica Spartak HC Slovakia
E 7 206 Los Angeles Kings Josh Meyers D Sioux City Musketeers USHL
E 7 207 Atlanta Thrashers Myles Stoesz L Spokane Chiefs WHL
E 7 208 Buffalo Sabres Matt Generous D New England Jr. Falcons EJHL
E 7 209 Washington Capitals Viktor Dovgan D CSKA Jr. Russia
E 7 210 New York Islanders Luciano Aquino R Brampton Battalion OHL
E 7 211 New York Rangers Ryan Russell C Kootenay Ice WHL
E 7 212 Phoenix Coyotes Patrick Brosnihan R Worcester Academy MA
E 7 213 Nashville Predators Scott Todd D Windsor Spitfires OHL
E 7 214 Detroit Red Wings Bretton Stamler D Seattle Thunderbirds WHL
E 7 215 Philadelphia Flyers Matt Clackson R Chicago Steel USHL
E 7 216 Toronto Maple Leafs Anton Stralman D Skovde IK Swe-1
E 7 217 Boston Bruins Brock Bradford C Omaha Lancers USHL
E 7 218 New Jersey Devils Alexander Sundstrom C Bjorkloven IF Swe-1
E 7 219 St. Louis Blues Nikolai Lemtyugov W CSKA Moscow Russia
E 7 220 Edmonton Oilers Matthew Glasser L Fort McMurray Oil Barons AJHL
E 7 221 Calgary Flames Myles Rumsey D Swift Current Broncos WHL
E 7 222 Colorado Avalanche Kyle Cumiskey D Kelowna Rockets WHL
E 7 223 Dallas Stars Pat McGann G Illinois Midgets
E 7 224 Florida Panthers Zach Bearson R Waterloo Black Hawks USHL
E 7 225 Tampa Bay Lightning John Wessbecker D Blake School MN
E 7 226 Los Angeles Kings John Seymour L Brampton Battalion OHL
E 7 227 Buffalo Sabres Andrew Orpik D Thayer Academy MA
E 7 228 Toronto Maple Leafs Chad Rau C Des Moines Buccaneers USHL
E 7 229 Montreal Canadiens Philippe Paquet D Salisbury School Conn. H.S.
E 7 230 Nashville Predators Patric Hornqvist W Vasby Sweden

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