REDRAFTING: 2003 NHL Entry Draft

photo: https://www.sportsnet.ca/2010/20-years-of-hindisight-the-great-2003-nhl-re-draft/

photo: https://www.sportsnet.ca/2010/20-years-of-hindisight-the-great-2003-nhl-re-draft/

HOCKEY GM ADVICE

it’s always fun to see where players could have gone and should have gone, so lets redraft the powerhouse 2003 draft!

  1. Pittsburgh: Marc-Andre Fleury (picked: Marc-Andre Fleury) Pittsburgh was drafting for a need. Marc-Andre still continues to be an elite goalie.

  2. Carolina: Eric Staal: (picked: Eric Staal)

  3. Florida: Ryan Getzlaf: (picked: Nathan Horton)

  4. Columbus: Patrice Bergeron (picked: Nikolai Zherdev)

  5. Buffalo: Shea Weber (picked: Thomas Vanek)

  6. San Jose: Joe Pavelski (picked Milan Michalek) still worked out I guess

  7. Nashville: Brent Burns (picked: Ryan Suter)

  8. Atlanta: Jeff Carter (picked: Braydon Coburn)

  9. Calgary: Zach Parise (picked: Dion Phaneuf)

  10. Montreal: Ryan Suter (picked: Andrei Kostitsyn)

  11. Philadelphia: Corey Perry (picked: Jeff Carter)

  12. NY Rangers: Ryan Kesler (picked: Hugh Jessiman)

  13. Los Angeles: Thomas Vanek (picked: Dustin Brown)

  14. Chicago: Corey Crawford (picked: Brent Seabrook)

  15. NY Islanders: Dustin Byfuglien (picked: Robert Nilsson)

  16. San Jose: Dustin Brown (picked: Steve Bernier)

  17. New Jersey: David Backes (picked: Zach Parise)

  18. Washington: Dion Phaneuf (picked: Eric Fehr)

  19. Anaheim: Brent Seabrook (picked: Ryan Getzlaf)

  20. Minnesota: Loui Eriksson (picked: Brent Burns)

  21. Boston: Mike Richards (picked: Mark Stuart)

  22. Edmonton: Jimmy Howard (picked: Marc-Antoine Pouliot)

  23. Vancouver: Lee Stempniak (picked: Ryan Kesler)

  24. Philadelphia: Nathan Horton (picked: Mike Richards)

  25. Florida: Milan Michalek (picked: Anthony Stewart)

  26. Los Angeles: Matt Moulson (picked: Brian Boyle)

  27. Los Angeles: Clarke MacArthur (picked: Jeff Tambellini)

  28. Anaheim: Jaroslav Halak (picked: Corey Perry)

  29. Ottawa: Brian Elliot (picked: Patrick Eaves) - Stole him in the 9th round anyways

  30. St. Louis: Brian Boyle (picked: Shawn Belle)

Honourable mentions … Patrick Eaves, Eric Fehr, Tobias Enstrom

Did your team draft better or worse?

REDRAFTING: 2012 NHL Draft

http://ontariohockeyleague.com/11-ohl-players-selected-in-first-round-of-2012-nhl-entry-draft/

http://ontariohockeyleague.com/11-ohl-players-selected-in-first-round-of-2012-nhl-entry-draft/

HOCKEY GM ADVICE

It’s always fun to see where players could have gone and should have gone, so lets redraft the 2012 draft!

  1. Edmonton: Filip Forsberg (picked: Nail Yakupov)

  2. Columbus: Morgan Rielly (picked: Ryan Murray)

  3. Montreal: Shayne Gostisbehere (picked: Alex Galchenyuk)

  4. NY Islanders: Andrei Vasileskiy (picked: Griffin Reinhart)

  5. Toronto: Alex Galchenyuk (picked Morgan Rielly)

  6. Anaheim: Matt Dumba (picked Hampus Lindbolm)

  7. Minnesota: Matt Murray (picked Matt Dumba)

  8. Pittsburgh: Tomas Hertl (picked Derrick Pouliot)

  9. Winnipeg: Connor Hellebuyck (picked Jacob Trouba)

  10. Tampa Bay: Frederik Anderson (picked Slater Koekkoek)

  11. Washington: Hampus Lindholm (picked Martin Erat, I mean Filip Forsberg)

  12. Buffalo: Jacob Trouba (picked: Mikhail Grigorenko)

  13. Dallas: Colton Parayko (picked Radek Faksa)

  14. Buffalo: Cody Ceci (picked Zemgus Girgensons)

  15. Ottawa: Jaccob Slavin (picked Cody Ceci)

  16. Washington: Andreas Anthanasiou (picked Tom Wilson)

  17. San Jose: Teuvo Teravainen (picked Tomas Hertl)

  18. Chicago: Tanner Pearson (picked Teuvo Teravainen)

  19. Tampa Bay: Olli Maata (picked Andrei Vasilevskiy)

  20. Philadelphia: Tom Wilson (picked Scott Laughton)

  21. Calgary: Connor Brown (picked Mark Jankowski)

  22. Pittsburgh: Brady Skjei (picked Olli Maatta)

  23. Florida: Josh Anderson (picked Mike Matheson)

  24. Boston: Colin Miller (picked Malcolm Subban)

  25. St.Louis: Damon Severson (picked Jordan Schmaltz)

  26. Vancouver: Ryan Murray (picked: Brendan Gaunce)

  27. Phoenix: Radek Faksa (picked: Henrik Samuelsson)

  28. NY Rangers: Chris Tierney (picked Brady Skjei)

  29. New Jersey: Devin Shore (picked Stefan Matteau)

  30. Los Angeles: Jimmy Vesey (picked Tanner Peason)

Did your team make a better or worse pick?