Blues Trade 9th Overall Pick To San Jose In Exchange for 13th and 44th Picks In 2007 Draft Along With A Third Round Pick In 2008 Entry Draft
COLUMBUS – The St. Louis Blues today selected center Lars Eller with the 13th overall pick in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.
Eller, 18, a native of Rodovre, Denmark, spent last season with Frolunda of the Swedish Junior League recording 55 points (18 goals, 37 assists) in 39 games played. He ranked first on the team with 55 points and 37 assists.
The 6-1, 198-pound forward represented Denmark at the 2007 Under-18 World Championships, recording 10 points (three goals, seven assists) in five games played.
Eller was ranked third among all European Skaters by Central Scouting.