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Dallas Stars 2009 Draft Primer

Tuesday, 06.16.2009 / 5:47 PM / Feature
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2009 Mock Drafts:

http://cdn.nhl.com/images/upload/2009/01/doc_icon.gifThe Hockey News

http://cdn.nhl.com/images/upload/2009/01/doc_icon.gifTSN-Shane Malloy

http://cdn.nhl.com/images/upload/2009/01/doc_icon.gifNHL.com Adam Kimelman

http://cdn.nhl.com/images/upload/2009/01/doc_icon.gif NHL.com Brad Holland

http://cdn.nhl.com/images/upload/2009/01/doc_icon.gif ESPN - Gare Joyce

http://cdn.nhl.com/images/upload/2009/01/doc_icon.gif MyNHLDraft.com

BOB STURM: Stars Pick at #8 Needs To Count


 
The Dallas Stars have the eighth overall selection in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, with the first round taking place on Friday, June 26 (VERSUS, 6 pm). Rounds 2-7 will be held on Saturday, June 27 (coverage on NHL Network and NHL.com).

This draft marks the first time for Dallas to have a top-10 pick since 1996 when Dallas selected Richard Jackman with the fifth overall pick. The highest that the Stars have picked in the 12 subsequent drafts since was 25th (twice), selecting Brenden Morrow in 1997 ( VIDEO) and Steve Ott in 2000 ( VIDEO).

Notable No. 8 Overall Picks:
2006    Peter Mueller (Phoenix)
2005    Devin Setoguchi (San Jose)
2002    Pierre-Marc Bouchard (Minnesota)
2001    Pascal LeClaire (Columbus)
1999    Taylor Pyatt (NY Islanders)
1997    Sergei Samsonov (Boston)
1991    Richard Matvichuk (Stars)
1990    Derian Hatcher (Stars)
1988    Jeremy Roenick (Chicago)
1984    Shayne Corson (Montreal)
1981    Grant Fuhr (Edmonton)
1979    Raymond Bourque (Boston)
1973    Bob Gainey (Montreal)
1970    Darryl Sittler (Toronto)

Want to learn more about the top prospects in this year’s draft? One of these players below should be the Dallas Stars’ pick at No. 8. Click on a name to check out their full profiles that include video, pictures and more. These are Central Scouting’s final rankings:

NORTH AMERICAN SKATERS

Rank
Player
Position
Last Amateur Club League
1
Tavares, John
C
London OHL
2
Duchene, Matt
C
Brampton OHL
3
Kane, Evander
C
Vancouver WHL
4
Schenn, Brayden
C
Brandon WHL
5
Schroeder, Jordan
C
U Of Minnesota WCHA
6
Moore, John
D
Chicago USHL
7
Glennie, Scott
RW
Brandon WHL
8
Despres, Simon
D
Saint John QMJHL
9
Cowen, Jared
D
Spokane WHL
10
Kassian, Zack
RW
Peterborough OHL
11
Kulikov, Dmitry
D
Drummondville QMJHL
12
Ashton, Carter
RW
Lethbridge WHL
13
Leblanc, Louis
C
Omaha USHL
14
Kreider, Chris
C
Andover HIGH-MA
15
Kadri, Nazem
C
London OHL


EUROPEAN SKATERS

Rank
Player
Position
Last Amateur Club League
1
Hedman, Victor
D
Modo SWEDEN
2
Paajarvi-Svensson, Magnus
LW
Timra SWEDEN
3
Josefson, Jacob
C
Djurgarden SWEDEN
4
Ekman Larsson, Oliver
D
Leksand SWEDEN-2
5
Erixon, Tim
D
Skelleftea SWEDEN
6
Rundblad, David
D
Skelleftea SWEDEN
7
Klingberg, Carl
LW
Frolunda Jr. SWE-JR.
8
Johansson, Marcus
C
Farjestad SWEDEN
9
Orlov, Dmitri
D
Novokuznetsk RUSSIA
10
Nattinen, Joonas
C
Blues Jr. FINLAND-JR.
11
Rajala, Toni
RW
Ilves Jr. FINLAND-JR.
12
Silfverberg, Jakob
LW/RW
Brynas Jr. SWE-JR.
13
Panik, Richard
RW
Trinec CZREP
14
Tatar, Tomas
C
Zvolen SLOVAKIA
15
Rodin, Anton
LW/RW
Brynas Jr. SWE-JR.


NORTH AMERICAN GOALTENDERS

Rank
Player
Position
Last Amateur Club League
1
Hackett, Matthew
G
Plymouth OHL
2
Roy, Olivier
G
Cape Breton QMJHL
3
Pasquale, Edward
G
Saginaw OHL

EUROPEAN GOALTENDERS

Rank
Player
Position
Last Amateur Club League
1
Lehner, Robin
G
Frolunda Jr. SWE-JR.
2
Koskinen, Mikko
G
Blues FINLAND
3
Holly, Juraj
G
Chomutov Jr. CZREP-JR.

SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

WESTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 z - ANA 82 54 20 8 266 209 116
2 y - COL 82 52 22 8 250 220 112
3 x - STL 82 52 23 7 248 191 111
4 x - SJS 82 51 22 9 249 200 111
5 x - CHI 82 46 21 15 267 220 107
6 x - LAK 82 46 28 8 206 174 100
7 x - MIN 82 43 27 12 207 206 98
8 x - DAL 82 40 31 11 235 228 91
9 PHX 82 37 30 15 216 231 89
10 NSH 82 38 32 12 216 242 88
11 WPG 82 37 35 10 227 237 84
12 VAN 82 36 35 11 196 223 83
13 CGY 82 35 40 7 209 241 77
14 EDM 82 29 44 9 203 270 67

STATS

2013-2014 PLAYOFFS
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
C. Sceviour 1 1 1 1 2
J. Benn 1 1 0 0 1
T. Seguin 1 1 0 1 1
T. Daley 1 0 1 1 1
J. Benn 1 0 1 0 1
A. Chiasson 1 0 1 -2 1
C. Eakin 1 0 1 1 1
V. Nichushkin 1 0 1 2 1
R. Whitney 1 0 0 0 0
S. Gonchar 1 0 0 0 0
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
K. Lehtonen 0 1 0 .886 4.07
 
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