Those from Thunder Bay and northwestern Ontario who have been drafted by National Hockey League clubs over the years.

1967 Gary Wood D Oakland Seals 2 12th Fort Frances Royals Fort Frances
1967 Bob Kelly RW Toronto Maple Leafs 2 16th Port Arthur Marr’s Fort William
1968 Danny Schock KW Boston Bruins 1 12th Estevan Bruins Terrace Bay
1968 Dave  Simpson D Pittsburgh Penguins 3 21st Westfort Hurricanes Sudbury/Thunder Bay
1970 Murry Wing D Boston Bruins 6 83rd Univ. of North Dakota Thunder Bay
1971 Vic Venasky C Los Angeles Kings 3 34th Univ. of Denver Thunder Bay
1971 Mike Busniuk D Montreal Canadiens 5 67th Univ. of Denver Thunder Bay
1972 Danny Gruen LW Detroit Red Wings 4 58th Thunder Bay Vulcans Thunder Bay
1973 Nelson Pyatt C Detroit Red Wings 3 39th Oshawa Generals Thunder Bay
1973 Dennis Owchar D Pittsburgh Penguins 4 55th Toronto Marlboros Dryden
1973 Willie Trognitz LW California Golden Seals 6 82nd Thunder Bay Centennials Thunder Bay
1973 Louie Nistico C Minnesota North Stars 7 105th London Knights Thunder Bay
1974 Lee  Fogolin Jr. D Buffalo Sabres 1 11th Oshawa Generals Thunder Bay
1974 Charlie Simmer LW California Golden Seals 3 39th Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds Terrace Bay
1975 Rick Adduono C Boston Bruins 4 60th St. Catharines Black Hawks Thunder Bay
1975 Rick  St. Croix G Philadelphia Flyers 4 72nd Oshawa Generals Kenora
1976 Vern Stenlund C California Golden Seals 2 23rd London Knights Thunder Bay
1976 Mike  McEwen D New York Rangers 3 42ns Toronto Marlboros Hornepayne
1976 Mike  Hordy D New York Islanders 5 86th Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds Thunder Bay
1977 Trevor Johansen D Toronto Maple Leafs 1 12th Toronto Marlboros Thunder Bay
1977 Murray Bannerman G Vancouver Canucks 4 58th Victoria Cougars Fort Frances
1977 Lynn Jorgenson D Toronto Maple Leafs 7 119th Toronto Marlboros Thunder Bay
1979 Marc Chorney D Pittsburgh Penguins 6 115th Univ. of North Dakota Thunder Bay
1980 Mike Allison RW New York Rangers 2 35th Sudbury Wolves Fort Frances
1980 Walt Poddubny LW Edmonton Oilers 5 90th Kingston Canadians Thunder Bay
1981 Terry Tait LW Minnesota North Stars 4 69th Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds Thunder Bay
1981 Ken Latta RW Philadelphia Flyers 4 79th Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds Thunder Bay
1982 Roy Myllari D Calgary Flames 8 156th Cornwall Royals Thunder Bay
1983 David Bruce RW Vancouver Canucks 2 30th Kitchener Rangers Thunder Bay
1983 Garnet  McKechney RW New York Islanders 2 37th Kitchener Rangers Swift Current/Thunder Bay
1983 Greg Puhalski LW Boston Bruins 3 62nd Kitchener Rangers Thunder Bay
1983 Kevin Vescio D New York Islanders 9 177th North Bay Centennials Thunder Bay
1983 Mike Tomlak C Toronto Maple Leafs 11 208th Cornwall Royals Thunder Bay
1984 Tony Hrkac C St. Louis Blues 2 32nd Orillia Travelways Thunder Bay
1984 Donnie Porter LW St. Louis Blues 8 148th Michigan Tech Thunder Bay
1985 David Latta LW Quebec Nordiques 1 15th Kitchener Rangers Thunder Bay
1985 Bruce Rendall LW Philadelphia Flyers 2 42nd Chatham Maroons Thunder Bay
1985 Bill Houlder D Washington Capitals 4 82nd North Bay Centennials Thunder Bay
1986 Scott King G Detroit Red Wings 10 190th Vernon Lakers Thunder Bay
1988 Doug Laprade RW Los Angeles Kings 11 217th Lake Superior State Thunder Bay
1988 Kevin Dahl D Montreal Canadiens 11 230th Bowling Green Regina/Thunder Bay
1989 Greg Johnson C Philadelphia Flyers 2 33rd Thunder Bay Flyers Thunder Bay
1989 Richard Borgo RW Edmonton Oilers 2 36th Kitchener Rangers Thunder Bay
1989 Todd Henderson G Buffalo Sabres 11 224th Thunder Bay Flyers Thunder Bay
1990 Michael Power G Edmonton Oilers 7 143rd Western Michigan Thunder Bay
1991 Sean Pronger C Vancouver Canucks 3 51st Bowling Green Dryden
1991 Jeff Ricciardi D Winnipeg Jets 8 159th Ottawa 67’s  Thunder Bay
1991 Gary Kitching C Edmonton Oilers 8 166th Thunder Bay Flyers Thunder Bay
1991 Spencer Meaney RW Buffalo Sabres 10 211th St. Lawrence Univ. Atikokan
1992 Curtis Bowen LW Detroit Red Wings 1 22nd Ottawa 67’s  Kenora
1992 Kyle Peterson C Minnesota North Stars 7 154th Thunder Bay Flyers Thunder Bay
1992 Chris Burns G San Jose Sharks 9 195th Thunder Bay Flyers Dryden
1992 Steve  Passmore G Quebec Nordiques 9 196th Victoria Cougars Thunder Bay
1993 Chris Pronger D Hartford Whalers 1 2nd Peterborough Petes Dryden
1994 Ryan Johnson C Florida Panthers 2 36th Thunder Bay Flyers Thunder Bay
1994 Jimmy Roy C Dallas Stars 10 254th Thunder Bay Flyers Sioux Lookout
1995 Cameron Mann RW Boston Bruins 4 99th Peterborough Petes Balmertown
1995 Paul Traynor D Winnipeg Jets 7 162 Kitchener Rangers Thunder Bay
1996 Chester Gallant RW Philadelphia Flyers 3 64th Niagara Falls Thunder Nipigon/Thunder Bay
1996 Peter  Cava C Toronto Maple Leafs 5 110th Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds Thunder Bay
1996 Mark McMahon D Hartford Whalers 5 118th Kitchener Rangers Geraldton/Thunder Bay
1996 Jesse Black D Los Angeles Kings 5 120th Niagara Falls Thunder Terrace Bay
1996 Nolan McDonald G Vancouver Canucks 6 147th Univ. of Vermont Thunder Bay
1996 Trevor Letowski C Phoenix Coyotes 7 174th Sarnia Sting Thunder Bay
1997 Jeremy  Adduono C Buffalo Sabres 7 184th Sudbury Wolves Thunder Bay
1998 Jeff Heerema RW Carolina Hurricanes 1 11th Sarnia Sting Thunder Bay
1998 Joel  Scherban C Pittsburgh Penguins 7 196th London Knights Thunder Bay
1999 Taylor Pyatt LW New York Islanders 1 8th Sudbury Wolves Thunder Bay
1999 Alex Auld G Florida Panthers 2 40th North Bay Centennials Thunder Bay
1999 Jason Jaspers C Phoenix Coyotes 3 71st Sudbury Wolves Thunder Bay
1999 Michael Jacobsen D Chicago Blackhawks 5 134th Belleville Bulls Murillo
2000 Patrick Sharp C Philadelphia Flyers 3 95th Univ. of Vermont Thunder Bay
2000 Danny Bois RW Colorado Avalanche 3 97th London Knights Thunder Bay
2000 Colt King LW Colorado Avalanche 4 130th Guelph Storm Thunder Bay
2002 Jeremy  Swanson D Florida Panthers 6 169th Barrie Colts Red Rock
2003 Eric Staal C Carolina Hurricanes 1 2nd Peterborough Petes Thunder Bay
2003 Mike  Richards C Philadelphia Flyers 1 24th Kitchener Rangers Kenora
2004 Mitch Maunu D Chicago Blackhawks 4 120th Windsor Spitfires Thunder Bay
2004 Trevor Kell  RW Chicago Blackhawks 5 131st London Knights Thunder Bay
2005 Marc Staal D New York Rangers 1 12th Sudbury Wolves Thunder Bay
2005 Ryan Parent D Nashville Predators 1 18th Guelph Storm Sioux Lookout
2005 Taylor Chorney D Edmonton Oilers 2 36th Shattuck-St. Mary’s Thunder Bay
2005 Tom Pyatt C New York Rangers 4 107th Saginaw Spirit Thunder Bay
2005 Bobby Bolt LW Anaheim Ducks 5 127th Kingston Frontenacs Thunder Bay
2006 Jordan Staal C Pittsburgh Penguins 1 2nd Peterborough Petes Thunder Bay
2007 Robert Bortuzzo D Pittsburgh Penguins 3 78th Kitchener Rangers Thunder Bay
2008 Jared Staal RW Phoenix Coyotes 2 49th Sudbury Wolves Thunder Bay
2008 Paul Karpowich G St. Louis Blues 7 185th Wellington Dukes Thunder Bay
2010 Joe  Basaraba RW Florida Panthers 3 69th Shattuck-St. Mary’s Fort Frances
2011 Justin Sefton D San Jose Sharks 3 89th Sudbury Wolves Thunder Bay
2012 Matt Murray G Pittsburgh Penguins 3 83rd Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds Thunder Bay
2015 Mackenzie Blackwood G New Jersey Devils 2 42nd Barrie Colts Thunder Bay
2018 Tyler Tucker D St. Louis Blues 7 200th Barrie Colts Longlac