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2012 Wild Draft Pick Performances

by Staff Writer / Minnesota Wild



Round 1 – 7th Overall – Mathew Dumba



Team (League)
GP G A PTS PIM
Red Deer (WHL)
62 16 26 42 80
Playoffs 9 2 2 4 14

Notes: Began the season with the Wild, but didn't appear in a game before being reassigned to Red Deer on Jan. 27. After season ended with the Rebels, Dumba joined the Houston Aeros and appeared in eight games.

Round 2 – 46th Overall – Raphael Bussieres


Team (League)
GP G A PTS PIM
Baie-Comeau (QMJHL)
60 29 39 68 43
Playoffs 19 4 12 16 18

Notes: The Wild's second-round pick in 2012, Bussieres was the assistant captain for Baie-Comeau, and averaged better than a point-per-game in the QMJHL, while being a plus-27. He was named the QMJHL's No. 2 Star in November after tallying 23 points (10-13=23) and a plus-11 rating in 13 games and tied a team record scoring a goal in eight consecutive games (Nov. 9-23). Bussieres was signed to an entry-level contract with the Wild on May 9 and will appear with the team in training camp next season.

Round 3 – 68th Overall – John Draeger

 
Team (League)
GP G A PTS PIM
Michigan State (CCHA) 42 1 9 10 22
Playoffs 15 6 10 16 2

Notes: After finishing his prep career at Shattuck-St. Marys, Draeger joined Michigan State as a true freshman. He appeared in 42 games for the Spartans. The defenseman totaled 10 points (1-9=10) as Michigan State fell in three games in their CCHA Quarterfinal series vs. Miami (OH).

Round 4 – 98th Overall – Adam Gilmour


 
Team (League)
GP G A PTS PIM
Muskegon (USHL) 64 19 28 47 12
Playoffs
3 1 0 1 10

Notes: Gilmour led Muskegon in assists (28), points (47), and +/- rating (plus-17). Next season Gilmour will be playing at Boston College.

Round 5 – 128th Overall – Daniel Gunnarsson


Team (League)
GP G A PTS PIM
Lulea HF (SEL)
53 6 11 17 20
Playoffs
15 3 2 5 2

Notes: The 21-year old appeared in 53 games for Lulea HF of the Swedish Elite League, scoring six goals and adding 11 assists, while being plus-10.

Round 6 – 158th Overall – Christoph Bertschy

 
Team (League)
GP G A PTS PIM
SC Bern (Swiss)
41 4 2 6 18
Playoffs 20 2 1 3 2

Notes: Appeared in 41 games for Bern, scoring four goals and adding two assists. Bertschy also played in 20 playoff games recording two goals and adding an assist.The 19-year old appeared in 18 games for the U-20 Swiss team, scoring 13 goals and adding seven assists for 20 points.

Round 7 – 188th Overall – Louis Nanne

 
Team (League)
GP G A PTS PIM
Penticton (BCHL)
45 19 22 41 16
Playoffs 15 6 6 12 4

Notes:  Nanne skipped his senior year of high school at Edina to play for Penticton of the BCHL. Recorded 41 points in 45 points for the Vees (19-22=41). Named BCHL Player of the Week after totaling four goals and an assist in four playoff games with Penticton on April 3. The Vees fell to Surrey in double-overtime of the Fred Page Cup Finals. Nanne will return to play at Penticton next season after he rehabs from shoulder surgery.
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