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NHL Draft – A Look Back (part one)

by Staff Writer / Los Angeles Kings

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Here, we look back at Kings drafts from 1967-1980. On Saturady we will look back at the Kings drafts from 1981-2012.


Larry Regan – General Manager from May 17, 1967 through December 17, 1973.

1967

RoundPlayerPositionOverall

1Rick PagnuttiD1st


1968

RoundPlayerPositionOverall

1Jim McInallyD7th


1969

RoundPlayerPositionOverall

2Dale HogansonD16th

3Gregg BoddyD27th

4Bruce LandonG39th

5Butch GoringC51st


1970

RoundPlayerPositionOverall

2Al McDonoughRW24th

3Terry HolbrookRW38th

5Billy SmithG59th

6Gerry BradburyC73rd

7Brian CarlinLW86th

8Brian ChinnickC98th


1971

RoundPlayerPositionOverall

3Vic VenaskyC34th

4Neil KomadoskiD48th

5Gary CrosbyC62nd

6Camille LaPierreC76th

7Peter HarasymLW89th

7Norm DubeLW90th

8Lorne StamlerLW103rd


1972

RoundPlayerPositionOverall

2Don KozakRW20th

3Dave HutchisonD36th

4John DobieD52nd

5Bernie GermainG68th

6Mike UsitaloLW84th

7Glen TonerLW100th


1973

RoundPlayerPositionOverall

3Russ WalkerRW38th

4Jim McCrimmonD54th

5Dennis AbgrallRW70th

6Blair MacDonaldRW86th

7Roly KimbleG102nd

Jake Milford – General Manager from December 17, 1973 through May 26, 1977.


1974

RoundPlayerPositionOverall

3Gary SargentD48th

4Brad WintonC66th

5John Paul EvansC84th

6Marty MathewsLW102nd

7Harvey StewartG120th

8John HeldD137th

9Mario LessardG154th

10Derrick EmersonRW169th

11Jacques LocasC184th

12Lindsay ThomsonC197th

13Craig Brickley C207th

14Brad KuglinLW217th


1975

RoundPlayerPositionOverall

1Tim Young C16th

2Terry BucykRW33rd

4Andre LeducD69th

5Dave MigliaD87th

6Bob RussellC105th

7Dave FaulknerC123rd

8Bill ReberRW141st

9Sean SullivanD157th

10Brian PetrovekG172nd

11Tom GoddardRW186th

12Mario ViensG197th

13Chuck CarpenterC203rd

14Bob FishLW207th

15Dave TaylorRW210th

15Robert ShawD213th


1976

RoundPlayerPositionOverall

2Steve ClippingdaleLW21st

3Don MooresC49th

4Bob MearsG67th

5Rob PalmerD85th

6Larry McRaeG103rd


George Maguire – General Manager from May 28, 1977 through January 30, 1984.


1977

RoundPlayerPositionOverall

5Julian BarettaG84th

5Warren HolmesC85th

6Randy RudnykRW103rd

7Bob SuterD120th


1978

RoundPlayerPositionOverall

5Paul ManciniLW77th

6Doug KeansG94th

7Don WaddellD111th

8Rob MierkalnsC128th

9Rick ScullyRW145th

10Brad ThiessenC162nd

11Jim ArmstrongLW177th

12Claude LarochelleC193rd


1979

RoundPlayerPositionOverall

1Jay WellsD16th

2Dean HopkinsRW29th

2Mark HardyD30th

3John Paul KellyLW50th

4John GibsonD71st

5Jim BrownD92nd

6Jay McFarlaneD113th


1980

RoundPlayerPositionOverall

1Larry MurphyD4th

1Jim FoxRW10th

2Greg Terrion LW33rd

2Dave MorrisonRW34th

3Steve BozekLW52nd

4Bernie NichollsC73rd

5Alan GravesLW94th

6Darren EliotG115th

7Mike O'ConnorD136th

8Billy O'DwyerC157th

9Daryl EvansLW178th

10Kim CollinsLW199th

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