NHL Analysis

NHL Draft Success Rate: 28.5 %

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
Glenn Gawdin 2015 St Louis Blues Round 4 #11 111
Aleksi Heponiemi 2017 Florida Panthers Round 2 #40 106
Matthew Phillips 2016 Calgary Flames Round 6 #16 99
Samuel Walker 2017 Tampa Bay Lightning Round 7 #20 99
Jordan Kyrou 2016 St Louis Blues Round 2 #35 98

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%
Colton Point 2016 Dallas Stars Round 5 #12 0.946
Jeremy Swayman 2017 Boston Bruins Round 4 #11 0.924
Miroslav Svoboda 2015 Edmonton Oilers Round 7 #20 0.952
Carter Hart 2016 Philadelphia Flyers Round 2 #48 0.951
Ilya Samsonov 2015 Washington Capitals Round 1 #22 0.922

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 1941 2122
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 #4 984 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