1972 NHL Amateur Draft Pick Transactions

 

Overall # Round # Team Transactions Player Drafted
Round 1
1 1-1
Islanders
  Billy Harris
2 1-2
Flames
  Jacques Richard
3 1-3
Canucks
  Don Lever
4 1-4
Kings
Canadiens

 

Traded Gerry Desjardins to Kings for 1969 first round pick (#5-Dick Redmond), 1972 first round pick (#4-Steve Shutt) on 1968-06-11

  Steve Shutt
5 1-5
Sabres
  Jim Schoenfeld
6 1-6
Seals
Canadiens

 

Traded Bryan Watson, cash to Seals for 1972 first round pick (#6-Michel Larocque), future considerations (Tom Thurlby in 09-68) on 1968-06-10

  Michel Larocque
7 1-7
Flyers
  Bill Barber
8 1-8
Penguins
North Stars

 

Traded Bob Woytowich to Penguins for 1972 first round pick (#8-Dave Gardner) on 1968-10-01

Canadiens

 

Traded Gary Gambucci, Bob Paradise, 1972 first round pick (#12-Jerry Byers) to North Stars for 1972 first round pick (#8-Dave Gardner), 1972 second round pick (#28-Stan Weir), cash on 1971-05-24

Dave Gardner
9 1-9
Blues
  Wayne Merrick
10 1-10
Red Wings
Rangers

 

Traded Gary Doak, Rick Newell to Red Wings for Joe Zanussi, 1972 first round pick (#10-Al Blanchard) on 1972-05-24

  Al Blanchard
11 1-11
Maple Leafs
  George Ferguson
12 1-12
North Stars
Canadiens

 

Traded Danny Grant, Claude Larose to North Stars for 1972 first round pick (#12-Jerry Byers), 1973 first round pick (#9-Bob Dailey), player to be named later (Andre Pronovost) on 1968-06-10

North Stars

 

Traded 1972 first round pick (#8-Dave Gardner), 1972 second round pick (#28-Stan Weir), cash to Canadiens for Gary Gambucci, Bob Paradise, 1972 first round pick (#12-Jerry Byers) on 1971-05-24

Jerry Byers
13 1-13
Blackhawks
  Phil Russell
14 1-14
Canadiens
  John Van Boxmeer
15 2-15
Rangers
  Bob MacMillan
16 2-16
Bruins
  Mike Bloom
Round 2
17 2-1
Islanders
  Lorne Henning
18 2-2
Flames
  Dwight Bialowas
19 2-3
Canucks
  Bryan McSheffrey
20 2-4
Kings
  Don Kozak
21 2-5
Sabres
Rangers

 

Traded Jim Lorentz to Sabres for 1972 second round pick (#21-Larry Sacharuk) on 1972-01-13

  Larry Sacharuk
22 2-6
Seals
  Tom Cassidy
23 2-7
Flyers
  Tom Bladon
24 2-8
Penguins
  Jack Lynch
25 2-9
Blues
Sabres

 

Traded Chris Evans to Blues for George Morrison, 1972 second round pick (#25-Larry Carriere) on 1972-03-05

  Larry Carriere
26 2-10
Red Wings
  Pierre Guite
27 2-11
Maple Leafs
  Randy Osburn
28 2-12
North Stars
Canadiens

 

Traded Gary Gambucci, Bob Paradise, 1972 first round pick (#12-Jerry Byers) to North Stars for 1972 first round pick (#8-Dave Gardner), 1972 second round pick (#28-Stan Weir), cash on 1971-05-24

Seals

 

Traded 1973 first round pick (#2-Tom Lysiak), 1973 second round pick (#18-Blake Dunlop) to Canadiens for 1972 second round pick (#28-Stan Weir), opportunity to select Carol Vadnais in 1968 intra-league draft on 1972-06-08

Stan Weir
29 2-13
Blackhawks
  Brian Ogilvie
30 2-14
Canadiens
Blues

 

Traded 1971 second round pick (#24-Michel Deguise) to Canadiens for Fran Huck, 1972 second round pick (#30-Bernie Lukowich) on 1971-01-28

Penguins

 

Traded Lou Angotti, 1971 first round pick (#4-Gene Carr) to Blues for Ron Schock, Craig Cameron, 1972 second round pick (#30-Bernie Lukowich) on 1969-06-06

Bernie Lukowich
31 2-15
Rangers
  Rene Villemure
32 2-16
Bruins
  Wayne Elder
Round 3
33 3-1
Islanders
  Bob Nystrom
34 3-2
Flames
  Jean Lemieux
35 3-3
Canucks
  Paul Raymer
36 3-4
Kings
  Dave Hutchison
37 3-5
Sabres
  Jim McMasters
38 3-6
Seals
  Paul Shakes
39 3-7
Flyers
  Jim Watson
40 3-8
Penguins
  Denis Herron
41 3-9
Blues
  Jean Hamel
42 3-10
Red Wings
  Bob Krieger
43 3-11
Maple Leafs
  Denis Deslauriers
44 3-12
North Stars
  Terry Ryan
45 3-13
Blackhawks
  Mike Veisor
46 3-14
Canadiens
  Ed Gilbert
47 3-15
Rangers
  Gerry Teeple
48 3-16
Bruins
  Michel Boudreau
Round 4
49 4-1
Islanders
  Ron Smith
50 4-2
Flames
  Don Martineau
51 4-3
Canucks
  Ron Homenuke
52 4-4
Kings
  John Dobie
53 4-5
Sabres
  Rychard Campeau
54 4-6
Seals
  Claude St. Sauveur
55 4-7
Flyers
  Al MacAdam
56 4-8
Penguins
  Ron Lalonde
57 4-9
Blues
  Murray Myers
58 4-10
Red Wings
  Danny Gruen
59 4-11
Maple Leafs
  Brian Bowles
60 4-12
North Stars
  Tom Thomson
61 4-13
Blackhawks
  Tom Peluso
62 4-14
Canadiens
  Dave Elenbaas
63 4-15
Rangers
  Doug Horbul
64 4-16
Bruins
  Les Jackson
Round 5
65 5-1
Islanders
  Richard Grenier
66 5-2
Flames
Canadiens

 

Traded Ted Tucker, 1972 fifth round pick (Jean-Paul Martin) to Flames for 1972 fifth round pick (#66-Bill Nyrop), cash on 1972-06-07

  Bill Nyrop
67 5-3
Canucks
  Larry Bolonchuk
68 5-4
Kings
  Bernie Germain
69 5-5
Sabres
  Gilles Gratton
70 5-6
Seals
  Tim Jacobs
71 5-7
Flyers
  Darryl Fedorak
72 5-8
Penguins
  Brian Walker
73 5-9
Blues
  Dave Johnson
74 5-10
Red Wings
  Dennis Johnson
75 5-11
Maple Leafs
  Michel Plante
76 5-12
North Stars
  Chris Ahrens
77 5-13
Blackhawks
  Rejean Giroux
78 5-14
Canadiens
Flames

 

Traded 1972 fifth round pick (#66-Bill Nyrop), cash to Canadiens for Ted Tucker, 1972 fifth round pick (Jean-Paul Martin) on 1972-06-07

  Jean-Paul Martin
79 5-15
Rangers
  Marty Gateman
80 5-16
Bruins
  Brian Coates
Round 6
81 6-1
Islanders
  Derek Black
82 6-2
Flames
  Frank Blum
83 6-3
Canucks
  Dave McLelland
84 6-4
Kings
  Mike Usitalo
85 6-5
Sabres
  Peter McNab
86 6-6
Seals
  Jacques Lefebvre
87 6-7
Flyers
  Dave Hastings
88 6-8
Penguins
  Jeff Ablett
89 6-9
Blues
  Tom Simpson
90 6-10
Red Wings
  Bill Miller
91 6-11
Maple Leafs
  Dave Shardlow
92 6-12
North Stars
  Steve West
93 6-13
Blackhawks
  Rob Palmer
94 6-14
Canadiens
  D'Arcy Ryan
95 6-15
Rangers
  Ken Ireland
96 6-16
Bruins
  Peter Gaw
Round 7
97 7-1
Islanders
  Richard Brodeur
98 7-2
Flames
  Scott Smith
99 7-3
Canucks
  Dan Gloor
100 7-4
Kings
  Glen Toner
101 7-5
Sabres
Islanders

 

Islanders promised Sabres to not draft certain players in 1972 expansion draft in exchange for 1972 seventh round pick (#101-Don McLaughlin) on 1972-06-06

  Don McLaughlin
102 7-6
Seals
  Mike Amodeo
103 7-7
Flyers
  Serge Beaudoin
104 7-8
Penguins
  D'Arcy Keating
105 7-9
Blues
  Brian Coughlin
106 7-10
Red Wings
  Glen Seperich
107 7-11
Maple Leafs
  Monte Miron
108 7-12
North Stars
  Chris Meloff
109 7-13
Blackhawks
  Terry Smith
110 7-14
Canadiens
  Yves Archambault
111 7-15
Rangers
  Jeff Hunt
112 7-16
Bruins
  Gordie Clark
Round 8
113 8-1
Islanders
  Derek Kuntz
114 8-2
Flames
  Dave Murphy
115 8-3
Canucks
  Dennis McCord
116 8-4
Kings
North Stars

 

Traded cash considerations to Kings for 1972 eighth round pick (#116-Scott MacPhail) on 1972-06-08

  Scott MacPhail
117 8-5
Sabres
Islanders

 

Islanders promised Sabres to not draft certain players in 1972 expansion draft in exchange for 1972 seventh round pick (#101-Don McLaughlin) on 1972-06-06

  Rene Levasseur
118 8-6
Seals
  Brent Meeke
119 8-7
Flyers
  Pat Russell
120 8-8
Penguins
  Yves Bergeron
121 8-9
Blues
  Gary Winchester
122 8-10
Red Wings
  Mike Ford
123 8-11
Maple Leafs
  Peter Williams
124 8-12
North Stars
  Bob Lundeen
125 8-13
Blackhawks
  Bill Reay Jr.
126 8-14
Canadiens
  Graham Parsons
127 8-15
Rangers
  Yvon Blais
128 8-16
Bruins
  Roy Carmichael
Round 9
129 9-1
Islanders
  Yvan Rolando
130 9-2
Flames
  Pierre Roy
131 9-3
Canucks
  Steve Stone
132 9-4
Kings
Flames

 

Flames promised Kings to not draft certain players in 1972 expansion draft in exchange for 1972 ninth round pick (#132-Jean Lamarre), 1973 tenth round pick (#149-Guy Ross) on 1972-06-06

  Jean Lamarre
133 9-5
Sabres
Islanders

 

Islanders promised Sabres to not draft certain players in 1972 expansion draft in exchange for 1972 seventh round pick (#133-Bill Ennos) on 1972-06-06

  Bill Ennos
134 9-6
Seals
  Denis Meloche
135 9-7
Flyers
  Ray Boutin
136 9-8
Penguins
  Jay Babcock
137 9-9
Blues
Rangers

 

Traded cash to Blues for 1972 ninth round pick (#137-Pierre Archambault) on 1972-06-08

  Pierre Archambault
138 9-10
Red Wings
  George Kuzmicz
139 9-11
Maple Leafs
  Pat Boutette
140 9-12
North Stars
  Glen Mikkelson
141 9-13
Blackhawks
  Gary Donaldson
142 9-14
Canadiens
  Eddie Bumbacco
143 9-15
Bruins
Maple Leafs

 

Traded cash to Bruins for 1972 ninth round pick (#143-Gary Schofield) on 1972-06-08

  Gary Schofield
Round 10
144 10-1
Islanders
  Garry Howatt
145 10-2
Kings
North Stars

 

Traded cash considerations to Kings for 1972 tenth round pick (#145-Steve Lyon) on 1972-06-08

  Steve Lyon
146 10-3
Sabres
Islanders

 

Islanders promised Sabres to not draft certain players in 1972 expansion draft in exchange for 1972 seventh round pick (#146-Rene Lambert) on 1972-06-06

  Rene Lambert
147 10-4
Seals
North Stars

 

Traded cash to Golden Seals for 1972 tenth round pick (#147-Juri Kudrasovs) on 1972-06-08

  Juri Kudrasovs
148 10-5
Flyers
North Stars

 

Traded cash to Flyers for 1972 tenth round pick (#148-Marcel Comeau) on 1972-06-08

  Marcel Comeau
149 10-6
Penguins
  Don Atchison
150 10-7
Red Wings
  Dave Arundel
 
Maple Leafs
North Stars

 

Traded cash to Maple Leafs for 1972 tenth round pick (not exercised (North Stars passed)) on 1972-06-08

  PASSED
151 10-8
Canadiens
  Fred Riggall
Round 11
152 11-1
Canadiens
  Ron LeBlanc