NHL Analysis

NHL Draft Success Rate: 27.9 %

Top 5 Forward/Defense Draftees - Current Season image
This table shows the current season performance drafted players (non-goalie) that have played less than 50 NHL games in their career.

Player Name Draft Year Drafted By Selected Points
Alex DeBrincat 2016 Chicago Blackhawks Round 2 #39 330
Petrus Palmu 2017 Vancouver Canucks Round 6 #18 238
Mathieu Joseph 2015 Tampa Bay Lightning Round 4 #12 224
Kailer Yamamoto 2017 Edmonton Oilers Round 1 #22 198
Michael Spacek 2015 Winnipeg Jets Round 4 #10 196

Top 5 Goalie Draftees - Current Season image
This table shows the current season performance of drafted Goalies that have played less than 50 NHL games in their career.

Player Name Draft Year Drafted By Selected SV%
Jordan Hollett 2017 Ottawa Senators Round 6 #18 0.901
Tomas Vomacka 2017 Nashville Predators Round 5 #15 0.923
Linus Soderstrom 2014 New York Islanders Round 4 #95 0.943
Filip Larsson 2016 Detroit Red Wings Round 6 #16 0.943

Top 5 Drafted Forward/Defense - All time image
This table shows the all-time point production of drafted Players (non-goalie). They are ranked by Total NHL Points.

Player Name Draft Year Drafted By Selected NHL Games Points
Mark Messier 1979 Edmonton Oilers Round 3 #48 1992 2182
Jaromir Jagr 1990 Pittsburgh Penguins Round 1 #5 1919 2115
Steve Yzerman 1983 Detroit Red Wings Round 1 #4 1710 1940
Mario Lemieux 1984 Pittsburgh Penguins Round 1 #1 1022 1895
Marcel Dionne 1971 Detroit Red Wings Round 1 #2 1397 1816

Top 5 Drafted Goalies - All Time image
This table shows the all-time performance of drafted Goalies. They are ranked by NHL games played and then sorted by their highest single season Save %.

Player Name Draft Year Drafted By Selected NHL Games Highest SV%
Roberto Luongo 1997 New York Islanders Round 1 #4 967 0.931
Martin Brodeur 1990 New Jersey Devils Round 1 #20 1266 0.927
Patrick Roy 1984 Montreal Canadiens Round 3 #51 1029 0.925
John Vanbiesbrouck 1981 New York Rangers Round 4 #72 882 0.924
Grant Fuhr 1981 Edmonton Oilers Round 1 #8 868 0.903

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