1983 NHL Entry Draft Pick Transactions

June 8, 1983

The St. Louis Blues did not participate in this draft.

Overall # Round # Team Transactions Player Drafted
Round 1
1 1-1
Penguins
North Stars

 

Traded Ron Meighan, Anders Hakansson, 1983 first round pick (#15-Bob Errey) to Penguins for George Ferguson, 1983 first round pick (#1-Brian Lawton) on 1982-10-28

  Brian Lawton
2 1-2
Hurricanes
  Sylvain Turgeon
3 1-3
Devils
Islanders

 

Traded Bob Lorimer, Dave Cameron to Rockies (who later became Devils) for 1983 first round pick (#3-Pat LaFontaine) on 1981-10-01

  Pat LaFontaine
4 1-4
Red Wings
  Steve Yzerman
5 1-5
Kings
Sabres

 

Traded Rick Martin to Kings for 1981 third round pick (#60-Colin Chisholm), 1983 first round pick (#5-Tom Barrasso) on 1981-03-10

  Tom Barrasso
6 1-6
Blues
Devils

 

Traded Rob Ramage to Blues for 1982 first round pick (#8-Rocky Trottier), 1983 first round pick (#6-John MacLean) on 1982-06-09

  John MacLean
7 1-7
Maple Leafs
  Russ Courtnall
8 1-8
Bruins
  Andrew McBain
9 1-9
Canucks
  Cam Neely
10 1-10
Flames
Sabres

 

Traded Don Edwards, Richie Dunn, 1982 second round pick (#37-Richard Kromm), Sabres option to swap 1983 first round picks (#13-Dan Quinn) to Flames for 1982 first round pick (#9-Paul Cyr), 1982 second round pick (#30-Jens Johansson), Sabres option to swap 1983 first round picks (#10-Normand Lacombe), 1983 second round pick (#31-John Tucker) on 1982-06-08

  Normand Lacombe
11 1-11
Avalanche
Sabres

 

Traded Tony McKegney, Andre Savard, Jean-Francois Sauve, 1983 third round pick (#54-Iiro Jarvi) to Nordiques for Real Cloutier, 1983 first round pick (#11-Adam Creighton) on 1983-06-08

  Adam Creighton
12 1-12
Rangers
  Dave Gagner
13 1-13
Sabres
Flames

 

Traded 1982 first round pick (#9-Paul Cyr), 1982 second round pick (#30-Jens Johansson), Sabres option to swap 1983 first round picks (#10-Normand Lacombe), 1983 second round pick (#31-John Tucker) to Sabres for Don Edwards, Richie Dunn, 1982 second round pick (#37-Richard Kromm), Sabres option to swap 1983 first round picks (#13-Dan Quinn) on 1982-06-08

  Dan Quinn
14 1-14
Capitals
Bruins

 

Traded Dave Christian to Capitals for 1983 first round pick (#14-Bobby Dollas) on 1983-06-08

  Bobby Dollas
15 1-15
North Stars
Penguins

 

Traded George Ferguson, 1983 first round pick (#1-Brian Lawton) to North Stars for Ron Meighan, Anders Hakansson, 1983 first round pick (#15-Bob Errey) on 1982-10-28

  Bob Errey
16 1-16
Islanders
  Gerald Diduck
17 1-17
Canadiens
  Alfie Turcotte
18 1-18
Blackhawks
  Bruce Cassidy
19 1-19
Oilers
  Jeff Beukeboom
20 1-20
Flyers
Hurricanes

 

Traded Mark Howe, 1983 third round pick (#44-Derrick Smith) to Flyers for Ken Linseman, Greg C. Adams, 1983 first round pick (#20-David Jensen), 1983 third round pick (#61-Leif Carlsson) on 1982-08-19

  David Jensen
21 1-21
Bruins
  Nevin Markwart
Round 2
22 2-1
Penguins
  Todd Charlesworth
23 2-2
Hurricanes
  Ville Siren
24 2-3
Devils
  Shawn Evans
25 2-4
Red Wings
  Lane Lambert
26 2-5
Kings
Canadiens

 

Traded Rick Chartraw to Kings for 1983 second round pick (#26-Claude Lemieux) on 1981-02-17

  Claude Lemieux
27 2-6
Blues
Canadiens

 

Traded Guy Lapointe to Blues for 1983 second round pick (#27-Sergio Momesso) on 1982-03-09

  Sergio Momesso
28 2-7
Maple Leafs
  Jeff Jackson
29 2-8
Bruins
  Brad Berry
30 2-9
Canucks
  David Bruce
31 2-10
Flames
Sabres

 

Traded Don Edwards, Richie Dunn, 1982 second round pick (#37-Richard Kromm), Sabres option to swap 1983 first round picks (#13-Dan Quinn) to Flames for 1982 first round pick (#9-Paul Cyr), 1982 second round pick (#30-Jens Johansson), Sabres option to swap 1983 first round picks (#10-Normand Lacombe), 1983 second round pick (#31-John Tucker) on 1982-06-08

  John Tucker
32 2-11
Avalanche
  Yves Heroux
33 2-12
Rangers
  Randy Heath
34 2-13
Sabres
  Richard Hajdu
35 2-14
Capitals
Flames

 

Traded Randy Holt, Bobby Gould to Capitals for Pat Ribble, 1983 second round pick (#35-Todd Francis) on 1981-11-25

Canadiens

 

Traded Doug Risebrough, 1983 second round pick (#38-Frantisek Musil) to Flames for 1983 second round pick (#35-Todd Francis), 1984 third round pick (#54-Graeme Bonar) on 1982-09-10

Todd Francis
36 2-15
North Stars
  Mal Parks
37 2-16
Islanders
  Garnet McKechney
38 2-17
Canadiens
Flames

 

Traded 1983 second round pick (#35-Todd Francis), 1984 third round pick (#54-Graeme Bonar) to Canadiens for Doug Risebrough, 1983 second round pick (#38-Frantisek Musil) on 1982-09-10

North Stars

 

Traded Mike Eaves, Keith Hanson to Flames for Steve Christoff, 1983 second round pick (#38-Frantisek Musil) on 1983-06-08

Frantisek Musil
39 2-18
Blackhawks
  Wayne Presley
40 2-19
Oilers
  Mike Golden
41 2-20
Flyers
  Peter Zezel
42 2-21
Bruins
  Greg Johnston
Round 3
43 3-1
Penguins
Canadiens

 

Traded Gilles Lupien, Canadiens option to swap 1983 third round picks (#58-Mike Rowe) to Penguins for Canadiens option to swap 1983 third round picks (#43-Peter Taglianetti) on 1980-09-26

Bruins

 

Received 1983 third round pick (#43-Peter Taglianetti), $50K cash on 1983-04-28 as compensation for managing director Serge Savard

Peter Taglianetti
44 3-2
Hurricanes
Flyers

 

Traded Ken Linseman, Greg C. Adams, 1983 first round pick (#20-David Jensen), 1983 third round pick (#61-Leif Carlsson) to Whalers for Mark Howe, 1983 third round pick (#44-Derrick Smith) on 1982-08-19

  Derrick Smith
45 3-3
Devils
Canadiens

 

Traded Bill Baker, Canadiens option to swap 1984 fourth round picks (#74-Paul Ysebaert) to Rockies (who later became Devils) for 1983 third round pick (#45-Daniel Letendre), Canadiens option to swap 1984 fourth round picks (#65-Lee Brodeur) on 1981-03-10

  Daniel Letendre
46 3-4
Red Wings
  Bob Probert
47 3-5
Kings
  Bruce Shoebottom
 
Blues
  PASSED
48 3-6
Maple Leafs
  Allan Bester
49 3-7
Bruins
Rangers

 

Traded Doug Soetaert to Jets for 1983 third round pick (#49-Vesa Salo) on 1981-09-08

  Vesa Salo
50 3-8
Canucks
  Scott Tottle
51 3-9
Flames
  Brian Bradley
52 3-10
Avalanche
  Bruce Bell
53 3-11
Rangers
  Gord Walker
54 3-12
Sabres
Avalanche

 

Traded Real Cloutier, 1983 first round pick (#11-Adam Creighton) to Sabres for Tony McKegney, Andre Savard, Jean-Francois Sauve, 1983 third round pick (#54-Iiro Jarvi) on 1983-06-08

  Iiro Jarvi
55 3-13
Capitals
Flames

 

Traded Pat Riggin, Ken Houston to Capitals for Howard Walker, George White, 1982 sixth round pick (#118-Mats Kihlstrom), 1983 third round pick (#55-Perry Berezan), 1984 second round pick (#38-Paul Ranheim) on 1982-06-09

  Perry Berezan
56 3-14
North Stars
  Mitch Messier
57 3-15
Islanders
  Mike Neill
58 3-16
Canadiens
Penguins

 

Traded Canadiens option to swap 1983 third round picks (#43-Peter Taglianetti) to Canadiens for Gilles Lupien, Canadiens option to swap 1983 third round picks (#58-Mike Rowe) on 1980-09-26

  Mike Rowe
59 3-17
Blackhawks
  Marc Bergevin
60 3-18
Oilers
  Mike Flanagan
61 3-19
Flyers
Hurricanes

 

Traded Mark Howe, 1983 third round pick (#44-Derrick Smith) to Flyers for Ken Linseman, Greg C. Adams, 1983 first round pick (#20-David Jensen), 1983 third round pick (#61-Leif Carlsson) on 1982-08-19

  Leif Carlsson
62 3-20
Bruins
  Greg Puhalski
Round 4
63 4-1
Penguins
  Frank Pietrangelo
64 4-2
Hurricanes
  Dave MacLean
65 4-3
Devils
Islanders

 

Traded Hector Marini, 1983 fourth round pick (#77-Bill Claviter) to Devils for 1983 fourth round pick (#65-Mikko Makela) on 1982-10-01

  Mikko Makela
66 4-4
Red Wings
Flames

 

Traded Eric Vail to Red Wings for Gary McAdam, 1982 fourth round pick (#65-Dave Meszaros), 1983 fourth round pick (#66-John Bekkers) on 1981-11-10

  John Bekkers
67 4-5
Kings
  Guy Benoit
 
Blues
  PASSED
68 4-6
Maple Leafs
Kings

 

Traded Greg Terrion to Maple Leafs for 1983 fourth round pick (#68-Dave Korol) on 1982-10-19

Red Wings

 

Traded 1984 fourth round pick (#70-Doug Wieck) to Kings for 1983 fourth round pick (#68-Dave Korol) on 1983-06-08

Dave Korol
69 4-7
Bruins
  Bob Essensa
70 4-8
Canucks
  Tim Lorenz
71 4-9
Flames
  Kevan Guy
72 4-10
Avalanche
Hurricanes

 

Traded John Garrett to Nordiques for Michel Plasse, 1983 fourth round pick (#72-Ron Chyzowski) on 1982-01-12

  Ron Chyzowski
73 4-11
Rangers
  Peter Andersson
74 4-12
Sabres
  Daren Puppa
75 4-13
Capitals
  Tim Bergland
76 4-14
North Stars
  Brian Durand
77 4-15
Islanders
Devils

 

Traded 1983 fourth round pick (#65-Mikko Makela) to Islanders for Hector Marini, 1983 fourth round pick (#77-Bill Claviter) on 1982-10-01

Flames

 

Traded Don Lever, Bob MacMillan to Rockies (who later became Devils) for Lanny McDonald, 1983 fourth round pick (#77-Bill Claviter) on 1981-11-25

Bill Claviter
78 4-16
Canadiens
  John Kordic
79 4-17
Blackhawks
  Tarek Howard
80 4-18
Oilers
  Esa Tikkanen
81 4-19
Flyers
  Allen Bourbeau
82 4-20
Bruins
  Al Larochelle
Round 5
83 5-1
Penguins
Maple Leafs

 

Traded Greg Hotham to Penguins for future draft considerations (1982 sixth round pick (#115-Craig Kales), 1983 fifth round pick (#83-Dan Hodgson)) on 1982-02-03

  Dan Hodgson
84 5-2
Hurricanes
Islanders

 

Traded Garry Howatt to Whalers for 1983 fifth round pick (#84-Bob Caulfield) on 1981-10-02

  Bob Caulfield
85 5-3
Devils
  Chris Terreri
86 5-4
Red Wings
  Petr Klima
87 5-5
Kings
  Bob Laforest
 
Blues
  PASSED
88 5-6
Maple Leafs
Red Wings

 

Traded Jim Korn to Maple Leafs for 1982 fourth round pick (#66-Craig Coxe), 1983 fifth round pick (#88-Joe Kocur) on 1982-03-08

  Joe Kocur
89 5-7
Bruins
  Harry Armstrong
90 5-8
Canucks
  Doug Quinn
91 5-9
Flames
  Igor Liba
92 5-10
Avalanche
  Luc Guenette
93 5-11
Rangers
  Jim Andonoff
94 5-12
Sabres
  Jayson Meyer
95 5-13
Capitals
  Martin Bouliane
96 5-14
North Stars
  Rich Geist
97 5-15
Islanders
  Ron Viglasi
98 5-16
Canadiens
  Dan Wurst
99 5-17
Blackhawks
  Kevin Robinson
100 5-18
Oilers
Kings

 

Traded Jay McFarlane to Oilers for 1983 fifth round pick (#100-Garry Galley) on 1981-08-10

  Garry Galley
101 5-19
Flyers
  Jerome Carrier
102 5-20
Bruins
  Al Pedersen
Round 6
103 6-1
Penguins
  Patrick Emond
104 6-2
Hurricanes
  Brian Johnson
105 6-3
Devils
  Gord Mark
106 6-4
Red Wings
  Chris Pusey
107 6-5
Kings
  Dave Lundmark
 
Blues
  PASSED
108 6-6
Maple Leafs
Kings

 

Traded • Don Luce to Maple Leafs for • Bob Gladney • 1983 sixth round pick (#108-Kevin Stevens) on 1981-08-10

  Kevin Stevens
109 6-7
Bruins
  Joel Baillargeon
110 6-8
Canucks
  Dave Lowry
111 6-9
Flames
  Grant Blair
112 6-10
Avalanche
  Brad Walcot
113 6-11
Rangers
  Bob Alexander
114 6-12
Sabres
  Jim Hofford
115 6-13
Capitals
Blackhawks

 

Traded • Dave Hutchison • Ted Bulley to Capitals for • 1983 sixth round pick (#115-Jari Torkki) • 1984 fifth round pick (#101-Darin Sceviour) on 1982-08-24

  Jari Torkki
116 6-14
North Stars
  Tom McComb
117 6-15
Islanders
  Darin Illikainen
118 6-16
Canadiens
  Arto Javanainen
119 6-17
Blackhawks
  Mark LaVarre
120 6-18
Oilers
  Don Barber
121 6-19
Flyers
  Rick Tocchet
122 6-20
Bruins
  Terry Taillefer
Round 7
123 7-1
Penguins
  Paul Ames
124 7-2
Hurricanes
  Joe Reekie
125 7-3
Devils
  Greg Evtushevski
126 7-4
Red Wings
  Bob Pierson
127 7-5
Kings
  Tim Burgess
 
Blues
  PASSED
128 7-6
Maple Leafs
  Cam Plante
129 7-7
Bruins
  Iain Duncan
130 7-8
Canucks
  Terry Maki
131 7-9
Flames
  Jeff Hogg
132 7-10
Avalanche
  Craig Mack
133 7-11
Rangers
  Steve Orth
134 7-12
Sabres
  Christian Ruuttu
135 7-13
Capitals
  Dwaine Hutton
136 7-14
North Stars
  Sean Toomey
137 7-15
Islanders
  Jim Sprenger
138 7-16
Canadiens
  Vladislav Tretiak
139 7-17
Blackhawks
  Scot Birnie
140 7-18
Oilers
  Dale Derkatch
141 7-19
Flyers
  Bobby Mormina
142 7-20
Bruins
  Ian Armstrong
Round 8
143 8-1
Penguins
Hurricanes

 

Traded • Rick MacLeish to Penguins for • Russ Anderson • 1983 eighth round pick (#143-Chris Duperron) on 1981-12-29

  Chris Duperron
144 8-2
Hurricanes
  Jamie Falle
145 8-3
Devils
  Viacheslav Fetisov
146 8-4
Red Wings
  Craig Butz
147 8-5
Kings
  Ken Hammond
 
Blues
  PASSED
148 8-6
Maple Leafs
  Paul Bifano
149 8-7
Bruins
  Ron Pesetti
150 8-8
Canucks
  John Labatt
151 8-9
Flames
  Chris MacDonald
152 8-10
Avalanche
  Tommy Albelin
153 8-11
Rangers
  Pete Marcov
154 8-12
Sabres
  Don McSween
155 8-13
Capitals
  Marty Abrams
156 8-14
North Stars
  Don Biggs
157 8-15
Islanders
  Dale Henry
158 8-16
Canadiens
  Rob Bryden
159 8-17
Blackhawks
  Kent Paynter
160 8-18
Oilers
  Ralph Vos
161 8-19
Flyers
  Pelle Eklund
162 8-20
Bruins
  Francois Olivier
Round 9
163 9-1
Penguins
  Marty Ketola
164 9-2
Hurricanes
  Bill Fordy
165 9-3
Devils
  Jay Octeau
166 9-4
Red Wings
  Dave Sikorski
167 9-5
Kings
  Bruce Fishback
 
Blues
  PASSED
168 9-6
Maple Leafs
  Cliff Abrecht
169 9-7
Bruins
  Todd Flichel
170 9-8
Canucks
  Allan Measures
171 9-9
Flames
  Rob Kivell
172 9-10
Avalanche
  Wayne Groulx
173 9-11
Rangers
  Paul Jerrard
174 9-12
Sabres
  Tim Hoover
175 9-13
Capitals
  Dave Cowan
176 9-14
North Stars
  Paul Pulis
177 9-15
Islanders
  Kevin Vescio
178 9-16
Canadiens
  Grant MacKay
179 9-17
Blackhawks
  Brian Noonan
180 9-18
Oilers
  Dave Roach
181 9-19
Flyers
  Robbie Nichols
182 9-20
Bruins
  Harri Laurila
Round 10
183 10-1
Penguins
  Alex Haidy
184 10-2
Hurricanes
Maple Leafs

 

Traded • Paul Marshall to Whalers for • 1983 tenth round pick (#184-Greg Rolston) on 1982-10-05

  Greg Rolston
185 10-3
Devils
  Alexander Chernykh
186 10-4
Red Wings
  Stu Grimson
187 10-5
Kings
  Thomas Ahlen
 
Blues
  PASSED
188 10-6
Maple Leafs
  Brian Ross
189 10-7
Bruins
  Kory Wright
190 10-8
Canucks
  Roger Grillo
191 10-9
Flames
  Tom Pratt
192 10-10
Avalanche
  Scott Shaunessy
193 10-11
Rangers
Hurricanes

 

Traded • Rob McClanahan to Rangers for • 1983 tenth round pick (#193-Reine Karlsson) on 1982-01-29

  Reine Karlsson
194 10-12
Sabres
  Mark Ferner
195 10-13
Capitals
  Yves Beaudoin
196 10-14
North Stars
  Milos Riha
197 10-15
Islanders
  Dave Shellington
198 10-16
Canadiens
  Thomas Rundqvist
199 10-17
Blackhawks
  Dominik Hasek
200 10-18
Oilers
  Warren Yadlowski
201 10-19
Flyers
  Bill McCormack
202 10-20
Bruins
  Paul Fitzsimmons
Round 11
203 11-1
Penguins
  Garth Hildebrand
204 11-2
Hurricanes
  Allan Acton
205 11-3
Devils
  Al Stewart
206 11-4
Red Wings
  Jeff Frank
207 11-5
Kings
  Jan Blaha
 
Blues
  PASSED
208 11-6
Maple Leafs
  Mike Tomlak
209 11-7
Bruins
  Eric Cormier
210 11-8
Canucks
  Steve Kayser
211 11-9
Flames
  Jaroslav Benak
212 11-10
Avalanche
North Stars

 

Traded • 1982 twelfth round pick (#248-Jan Jasko) to Nordiques for • 1983 eleventh round pick (#212-Oldrich Valek) on 1982-06-09

  Oldrich Valek
213 11-11
Rangers
  Bryan Walker
214 11-12
Sabres
  Uwe Krupp
215 11-13
Capitals
  Alain Raymond
216 11-14
North Stars
Capitals

 

Traded • Wes Jarvis • Rollie Boutin to North Stars for • Robbie Moore • 1983 eleventh round pick (#216-Anders Huss) on 1982-08-04

  Anders Huss
217 11-15
Islanders
  John Bjorkman
218 11-16
Canadiens
  Jeff Perpich
219 11-17
Blackhawks
  Steve Pepin
220 11-18
Oilers
  John Miner
221 11-19
Flyers
  Brian Jopling
222 11-20
Bruins
  Norm Foster
Round 12
223 12-1
Penguins
  Dave Goertz
224 12-2
Hurricanes
  Darcy Kaminski
225 12-3
Devils
  Alexei Kasatonov
226 12-4
Red Wings
  Chuck Chiatto
227 12-5
Kings
  Chad Johnson
 
Blues
  PASSED
228 12-6
Maple Leafs
  Ron Choules
229 12-7
Bruins
  Jamie Husgen
230 12-8
Canucks
  Jay Mazur
231 12-9
Flames
  Sergei Makarov
232 12-10
Avalanche
  Bo Berglund
233 12-11
Rangers
  Ulf Nilsson
234 12-12
Sabres
  Marc Hamelin
235 12-13
Capitals
Sabres

 

Traded • 1982 twelfth round pick (#247-Marco Kallas) to Capitals for • 1983 twelfth round pick (#235-Kermit Salfi) on 1982-06-09

  Kermit Salfi
236 12-14
North Stars
  Paul Roff
237 12-15
Islanders
  Pete McGeough
238 12-16
Canadiens
  Jean-Guy Bergeron
239 12-17
Blackhawks
Avalanche

 

Traded • 1984 eleventh round pick (#225-Dave Mackey) to Blackhawks for • 1983 twelfth round pick (#239-Jindrich Kokrment) on 1983-06-08

  Jindrich Kokrment
240 12-18
Oilers
  Steve Woodburn
241 12-19
Flyers
  Harold Duvall
242 12-20
Bruins
  Greg Murphy