USA Hockey Magazine

August 2019

Issue link:

Contents of this Issue


Page 5 of 45

8 k Jack Hughes became the 8th American chosen first overall k Cam York was selected by the Philadelphia Flyers and has commited to the University of Michigan. Head O F F THE D R AW A Look Back At The Record-Setting Weekend At The 2019 NHL Draft 217 8 10 17 55 11 k Spencer Knight became the 10th American goalie to be selected in the first round of a draft T O TA L P L AY E R S S E L E C T E D PLAYERS SELECTED FROM USA HOCKEY'S NATIONAL TEAM DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM NTDP PLAYERS SELECTED IN THE 1ST ROUND AMERICANS SELECTED IN THE FIRST ROUND (Also a new record. The previous mark was 3.) 29% 44% CANADA EUROPE 4 // AUGUST 2019 USAHOCKEYMAGAZINE.COM Class The Of k (The previous mark was 13 set in 2006 and 2007) k The North American professional sports record for the most players selected in the 1st round of a draft from one team: NFL (University Of Miami, 6), NBA (University Of Kentucky, 5), MLB (several schools, 3) k Including 52 currently rostered players (the most among all junior leagues) It was a record number of players selected from one team in a single draft of all players drafted 27.2% 59 AMERICANS PICKED W H E R E A R E T H E Y F R O M ? 7 1 NCAA CURRENT PLAYERS/INCOMING RECRUITS PICKED k Boston University led the way with 8 selections, while Minnesota had 7 and North Dakota 6 (Boston College had 3 players selected in the 1st round) k States with most draft picks 18 DIFFERENT STATES REPRESENTED IN U.S. DRAFT CLASS USA 27% 13 Mich. Minn. N.Y. Mass. 5 5 11 12 USHL PLAYERS SELECTED THE MOST IN 12 YEARS

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

Archives of this issue

view archives of USA Hockey Magazine - August 2019