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Wild Draft Picks: Where Are They Now?

by Staff Writer / Minnesota Wild

The following lists where every Wild draft pick in team history played last season:


* = Rights currently held by Wild
+ = NHL Experience
# = Finished 2010-2011 season with an NHL club


2010 (ROUND/PICK)
PLAYER 10-11 CLUB
1/9 hifk (fin)
2/39 kelowna (whl)
2/56 johan larsson* brynas (swe)
2/59 denver (wcha)
6/159 vik (swe)
7/189
dylen mckinlay*
chilliwack (WHL)


2009 (ROUND/PICK)
PLAYER 10-11 CLUB
1/16
Nick Leddy+#
chicago (nhl)
3/77 houston (ahl)
4/103 Kris Foucault* Calgary (WHL)
4/116
Alexander Fallstrom
Harvard (ECAC)
6/161 Red Deer (WHL)
6/163
Jere Sallinen*
blues Espoo (FIN)
7/182 minnesota (wcha)
7/193 Omaha (USHL)


2008 (ROUND/PICK)
PLAYER 10-11 CLUB
1/23 houston (ahl)
2/55 minnesota (nhl)/houston (ahl)
4/115 Sean Lorenz* Notre Dame (CCHA)
5/145
Eero Elo
Lukko Rauma (FIN)


2007 (ROUND/PICK)
PLAYER 10-11 CLUB
1/16
Colton Gillies*+#
minnesota (nhl)/Houston (AHL)
4/110 Minnesota (NHL) /
Houston (AHL)
5/140 Cody Almond*+# Minnesota (NHL) /
Houston (AHL)
6/170
Harri Ilvonen
Tappara tampere (FIN)
7/200 Minnesota (nhl)/Houston (AHL)


2006 (ROUND/PICK)
PLAYER 10-11 CLUB
1/9
James Sheppard*+#
Minnesota (NHL)
2/40
Ondrej Fiala
DNP
3/72 Cal Clutterbuck*+# Minnesota (NHL)
4/102 Vermont (Hockey East)
5/132
Niko Hovinen
Lahti (FIN)
6/162 HC Ambri-Piotta (Swiss)
7/192
Chris Hickey*
DNP


2005 (ROUND/PICK)
PLAYER 10-11 CLUB
1/4
Benoit Pouliot+
Montreal (NHL)
2/57 Houston (AHL)
3/65 Kristofer Westblom idaho (echl)
4/110
Kyle Bailey
U. of New Brunswick (CIS)
4/122
Morten Madsen
Modo (SWE)
5/129
Anthony Aiello
oklahoma city (ahl)/stockton (ECHL)
7/199
Riley Emmerson
utah (ECHL)


2004 (ROUND/PICK)
PLAYER 10-11 CLUB
1/12
A.J. Thelen
kalamazoo (ECHL)
2/42
Roman Voloshenko
DNP
3/78 Peter Olvecky+ kalpa kuopio (fin)
3/79 Minnesota (NHL)
4/111
Ryan Jones+#
Edmonton (NHL)
4/114
Patrick Bordeleau
Lake Erie (AHL)
4/117
Julien Sprunger
HC Fribourg (SWISS)
5/161
Jean-Claude Sawyer
cincinnati (ECHL)
6/175
Aaron Boogaard
laredo (CHL)
7/195
Jean-Michel Rizk
wheeling (echl)
7/206
Anton Khudobin+
Minnesota (NHL) /
Houston (AHL)/providence (ahl)
9/272
Kyle Wilson+
columbus (NHL) /
springfield (AHL)


2003 (ROUND/PICK)
PLAYER 10-11 CLUB
1/20
Brent Burns*+#
Minnesota (NHL)
2/56
Patrick O'Sullivan+
minnesota (NHL)/houston (ahl)
3/78 Danny Irmen+ bolzano hc (italy)
5/157
Marcin Kolusz
dnp
6/187
Miroslav Kopriva
HC slavia praha (Czech)
7/207
Grigory Misharin
magnitogorsk-metallurg (KHL)
7/219 Adam Courchaine DEG (DEL)
8/251
Mathieu Melanson
DNP
9/281 Jean-Michel Bolduc Saguenay (LNAH)


2002 (ROUND/PICK)
PLAYER 10-11 CLUB
1/8 Minnesota (NHL)
2/38 Minnesota (NHL)
3/72 Mike Erickson DNP
3/73
Barry Brust+
binghamton (AHL)
5/155
Armands Berzins
hpk hameenlinna (finland)
6/175
Matt Foy+
dnp
7/204
Niklas Eckerblom
DNP
8/237
Christoph Brandner+
klagenfurt ac (Austria)
9/268
Mikhail Tyulyapkin
khanty-mansiysk (KHL)
9/269 Mika Hannula Djurgardens IF (SWE)


2001 (ROUND/PICK)
PLAYER 10-11 CLUB
1/6 Minnesota (NHL)
2/33
Kyle Wanvig+
Augsburg (DEL)
3/74 Chris Heid Augsburg (DEL)
3/93 hc ambri-piotta (swiss)
4/103
Tony Virta+
DNP
7/202
Derek Boogaard+#
ny rangers (NHL)
9/232 Jake Riddle quad city (CHL)


2000 (ROUND/PICK)
PLAYER 10-11 CLUB
1/3
Marian Gaborik+#
NY RAngers (NHL)
2/33
Nick Schultz*+#
Minnesota (NHL)
4/99 Marc Cavosie jesenice (Austria)
5/132
Maxim Sushinsky+
SKA St. Petersburg (KHL)
6/170
Erik Reitz+
Sibir Novosibirsk (KHL)
7/199
Brian Passmore
DNP
7/214 Peter Bartos+ HC Kosice (Slovak)
8/232
Lubomir Sekeras+
DNP
8/255 Eric Johansson szekeshfehervar (austria)


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