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Eligible Minnesota Players In The 2016 NHL Draft

by Evan Sporer / Minnesota Wild

With the highest number of registered youth hockey players in the country (57,107) the State of Hockey is flush when it comes to those playing the game beginning at a young age.

And while where hockey will lead the 50,000-plus young boys and girls across the state of Minnesota is widely different, some of its top players could hear their names called come June 24 at the 2016 NHL Draft.

Here is a list of all the draft-eligible Minnesota players in the 2016 NHL Draft.

Rank Skaters born 2015-16 team position gp g a pts pim
10 kieffer bellows edina, mn usa u-18 (USHL) lw 62 50 31 81 101
17 riley tufte coon rapids, mn blaine h.s. lw 25 47 31 78 53
49 ryan lindgren burnsville, mn usa u-18 (USHL) d 25 4 8 12 16
56 joey anderson fridley, mn usa u-18 (USHL) rw 25 10 10 20 14
61 mitchell mattson grand rapids, mn grand rapids h.s. c 31 21 39 60 24
77 max zimmer plymouth, mn chicago (USHL) lw 55 16 21 37 14
128 michael graham eden prarie, mn eden prarie, h.s. c 31 19 33 15 45
142 maxwell gerlach burnsville, mn medicine hat (WHL) c 72 30 15 45 24
159 casey staium roseville, mn hill-murray h.s. d 15 3 5 8 4
161 scott perunovich hibbing, mn hibbing/chisholm h.s. d 28 15 62 77 23
195 samuel rossini inner grove heights, mn waterloo (USHL) d 46 2 6 8 60
NR tyler jette farmington, mn farmington h.s. d 28 6 22 28 40
NR billy jerry hudson, wi st. thomas h.s. c 28 25 19 44 32
NR wyatt aamodt duluth, mn hermantown h.s. d 30 5 38 43 38

rank goaltender born 2015-16 team GP MIN w-l-ot gaa SV% SO
26 eric schierhorn anchorage, ak  u of minnesota (BIG 10) 37 2,144 20-17-0 2.69 .906 3

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