1998 NHL Entry Draft Pick Transactions

yellow = data that is incomplete or uncertain

Overall # Round # Team Transactions Player Drafted
Round 1
1 1-1
Panthers
Sharks

 

Traded Viktor Kozlov, 1998 conditional fifth round pick (#117-Jaroslav Spacek) to Panthers for Dave Lowry, 1998 first round pick (#1-Vincent Lecavalier) on 1997-11-13

Lightning

 

Traded Bryan Marchment, David Shaw, Lightning conditional right to swap 1998 first round picks (#2-David Legwand) to Sharks for Andrei Nazarov, Lightning conditional right to swap 1998 first round picks (#1-Vincent Lecavalier) on 1998-03-24

  Vincent Lecavalier
2 1-2
Lightning
Sharks

 

Traded Andrei Nazarov, Lightning conditional right to swap 1998 first round picks (#1-Vincent Lecavalier) to Lightning for Bryan Marchment, David Shaw, Lightning conditional right to swap 1998 first round picks (#2-David Legwand) on 1998-03-24

Predators

 

Traded 1998 first round pick (#3-Brad Stuart), 1998 second round pick (#29-Jonathan Cheechoo) to Sharks for 1998 first round pick (#2-David Legwand), 1998 third round pick (#85-Geoff Koch) on 1998-06-27

  David Legwand
3 1-3
Predators
Sharks

 

Traded 1998 first round pick (#2-David Legwand), 1998 third round pick (#85-Geoff Koch) to Predators for 1998 first round pick (#3-Brad Stuart), 1998 second round pick (#29-Jonathan Cheechoo) on 1998-06-27

  Brad Stuart
4 1-4
Canucks
  Bryan Allen
5 1-5
Ducks
  Vitali Vishnevsky
6 1-6
Flames
  Rico Fata
7 1-7
Rangers
  Manny Malhotra
8 1-8
Maple Leafs
Blackhawks

 

Traded 1998 first round pick (#10-Nik Antropov), 1998 third round pick (#69-Jamie Hodson), 1998 fifth round pick (#126-Morgan Warren) to Maple Leafs for 1998 first round pick (#8-Mark Bell), 1998 fourth round pick (#94-Matthias Trattnig) on 1998-06-27

  Mark Bell
9 1-9
Islanders
  Mike Rupp
10 1-10
Blackhawks
Maple Leafs

 

Traded 1998 first round pick (#8-Mark Bell), 1998 fourth round pick (#94-Matthias Trattnig) to Blackhawks for 1998 first round pick (#10-Nik Antropov), 1998 third round pick (#69-Jamie Hodson), 1998 fifth round pick (#126-Morgan Warren) on 1998-06-27

  Nik Antropov
11 1-11
Hurricanes
  Jeff Heerema
L O T T E R Y
12 1-12
Sharks
Avalanche

 

Traded Mike Ricci, 1998 second round pick (#50-Jaroslav Kristek) to Sharks for Shean Donovan, 1998 first round pick (#12-Alex Tanguay) on 1997-11-21

  Alex Tanguay
13 1-13
Oilers<
  Michael Henrich
14 1-14
Coyotes
  Patrick DesRochers
15 1-15
Senators
  Mathieu Chouinard
16 1-16
Canadiens
  Eric Chouinard
17 1-17
Kings
Avalanche

 

Traded Eric Lacroix, 1998 first round pick (#21-Mathieu Biron) to Kings for Stephane Fiset, 1998 first round pick (#17-Martin Skoula) on 1996-06-20

  Martin Skoula
18 1-18
Sabres
  Dmitri Kalinin
19 1-19
Bruins
Avalanche

 

Traded Landon Wilson, Anders Myrvold to Bruins for 1998 first round pick (#19-Robyn Regehr) on 1996-11-22

  Robyn Regehr
20 1-20
Capitals
Avalanche

 

Traded Curtis Leschyshyn, Chris Simon to Capitals for Keith Jones, 1998 first round pick (#20-Scott Parker), 1998 fourth round pick (#106-Krys Barch) on 1996-11-02

  Scott Parker
21 1-21
Avalanche
Kings

 

Traded Stephane Fiset, 1998 first round pick (#17-Martin Skoula) to Avalanche for Eric Lacroix, 1998 first round pick (#21-Mathieu Biron) on 1996-06-20

  Mathieu Biron
22 1-22
Flyers
Lightning

 

Received 1998 first round pick (#22-Simon Gagne), 1999 first round pick (#22-Maxime Ouellet), 2000 first round pick (#28-Justin Williams), 2001 first round pick (#23-Tim Gleason) from Flyers on 1997-08-20 as compensation for Group II free agent Chris Gratton

Flyers

 

Traded Mikael Renberg, Karl Dykhuis to Lightning for 1998 first round pick (#22-Simon Gagne), 1999 first round pick (#22-Maxime Ouellet), 2000 first round pick (#28-Justin Williams), 2001 first round pick (#23-Tim Gleason) on 1997-08-20

  Simon Gagne
23 1-23
Penguins
  Milan Kraft
24 1-24
Blues
  Christian Backman
25 1-25
Red Wings
  Jiri Fischer
26 1-26
Devils
  Mike Van Ryn
27 1-27
Stars
Devils

 

Traded two 1998 second round picks (#39-John Erskine) (#57-Tyler Bouck) to Stars for 1998 first round pick (#27-Scott Gomez) on 1998-06-27

  Scott Gomez
Round 2
28 2-1
Lightning
Avalanche

 

Traded Craig Wolanin to Lightning for 1998 second round pick (#28-Ramzi Abid) on 1996-07-29

  Ramzi Abid
29 2-2
Predators
Sharks

 

Traded 1998 first round pick (#2-David Legwand), 1998 third round pick (#85-Geoff Koch) to Predators for 1998 first round pick (#3-Brad Stuart), 1998 second round pick (#29-Jonathan Cheechoo) on 1998-06-27

  Jonathan Cheechoo
30 2-3
Panthers
  Kyle Rossiter
31 2-4
Canucks
  Artem Chubarov
32 2-5
Ducks
  Stephen Peat
33 2-6
Flames
  Blair Betts
34 2-7
Rangers
Sabres

 

Traded Pat LaFontaine to Rangers for 1998 second round pick (#34-Andrew Peters), future considerations (2000 conditional fifth round pick (not exercised)) on 1997-09-29

  Andrew Peters
35 2-8
Maple Leafs
  Petr Svoboda
36 2-9
Islanders
  Chris Nielsen
37 2-10
Devils
compensatory pick received from NHL as compensation for 1996 first round pick Lance Ward not signed   Christian Berglund
38 2-11
Blackhawks
Avalanche

 

Traded Tuomas Gronman to Blackhawks for 1998 second round pick (#38-Philippe Sauve) on 1996-07-10

  Philippe Sauve
39 2-12
Hurricanes
Devils

 

Traded Jim Dowd, 1997 second round pick (#51-Dmitri Kokorev) to Whalers (who became Hurricanes) for Jocelyn Lemieux, 1998 second round pick (#39-John Erskine) on 1995-12-19

Stars

 

Traded 1998 first round pick (#27-Scott Gomez) to Devils for two 1998 second round picks (#39-John Erskine) (#57-Tyler Bouck) on 1998-06-27

  John Erskine
40 2-13
Rangers
compensatory pick received from NHL as compensation for free agent Mark Messier   Randy Copley
41 2-14
Sharks
Red Wings

 

Traded Mike Vernon, 1999 fifth round pick (#149-Andrei Maximenko) to Sharks for 1998 second round pick (#41-Maxim Linnik), 1999 second round pick (#47-Sheldon Keefe) on 1997-08-18

Blues

 

Traded 1998 second round pick (#55-Ryan Barnes), 1998 fourth round pick (#111-Brent Hobday) to Red Wings for 1998 second round pick (#41-Maxim Linnik) on 1998-06-27

  Maxim Linnik
42 2-15
Oilers<
Flyers

 

Traded Janne Niinimaa to Oilers for Dan McGillis, 1998 second round pick (#42-Jason Beckett) on 1998-03-24

  Jason Beckett
43 2-16
Coyotes
  Ossi Vaananen
44 2-17
Senators
  Mike Fisher
45 2-18
Canadiens
  Mike Ribeiro
46 2-19
Kings
  Justin Papineau
47 2-20
Sabres
  Norm Milley
48 2-21
Bruins
  Jonathan Girard
49 2-22
Capitals
  Jomar Cruz
50 2-23
Avalanche
Sharks

 

Traded Shean Donovan, 1998 first round pick (#12-Alex Tanguay) to Avalanche for Mike Ricci, 1998 second round pick (#50-Jaroslav Kristek) on 1997-11-21

Sabres

 

Traded Steve Shields, 1998 fourth round pick (#104-Miroslav Zalesak) to Sharks for Kay Whitmore, 1998 second round pick (#50-Jaroslav Kristek), 2000 fifth round pick (#150-Tyler Kolarik) on 1998-06-18

  Jaroslav Kristek
51 2-24
Flyers
  Ian Forbes
52 2-25
Capitals
compensatory pick received from NHL as compensation for free agent Rick Tocchet
Bruins

 

Traded Bill Ranford, Adam Oates, Rick Tocchet to Capitals for Jason Allison, Jim Carey, Anson Carter, 1997 third round pick (#63-Lee Goren), 1998 conditional second round pick (if Capitals re-sign Tocchet) (#52-Bobby Allen) on 1997-03-01

  Bobby Allen
53 2-26
Avalanche
compensatory pick received from NHL as compensation for 1996 first round pick Peter Ratchuk not signed   Steve Moore
54 2-27
Penguins
  Alexander Zevakhin
55 2-28
Blues
Red Wings

 

Traded 1998 second round pick (#41-Maxim Linnik) to Blues for 1998 second round pick (#55-Ryan Barnes), 1998 fourth round pick (#111-Brent Hobday) on 1998-06-27

  Ryan Barnes
56 2-29
Red Wings
  Tomek Valtonen
57 2-30
Devils
Stars

 

Traded 1998 first round pick (#27-Scott Gomez) to Devils for two 1998 second round picks (#39-John Erskine) (#57-Tyler Bouck) on 1998-06-27

  Tyler Bouck
58 2-31
Stars
Flyers

 

Traded 1997 third round pick (#77-Steve Gainey) to Stars for 1998 second round pick (#58-Chris Bala) on 1997-06-21

Senators

 

Traded Alexandre Daigle to Flyers for Vaclav Prospal, Pat Falloon, 1998 second round pick (#58-Chris Bala) on 1998-01-17

  Chris Bala
Round 3
59 3-1
Lightning
Capitals

 

Traded Bill Ranford to Lightning for 1998 third round pick (#59-Todd Hornung), 1999 second round pick (#29-Michal Sivek) on 1998-06-18

  Todd Hornung
60 3-2
Predators
  Denis Arkhipov
61 3-3
Panthers
  Joe DiPenta
62 3-4
Canucks
Canucks

 

Traded Jim Dowd, Frantisek Kucera, 1997 second round pick (#34-Ryan Bonni) to Canucks for Jeff Brown, 1998 third round pick (#62-Paul Manning) on 1995-12-19

Hurricanes

 

Whalers moved to Carolina and renamed Hurricanes on 1997-06-25

Flames

 

Traded Steve Chiasson, 1997 third round pick (#80-Francis Lessard) to Whalers for Hnat Domenichelli, Glen Featherstone, 1997 second round pick (#51-Dmitry Kokorev), 1998 third round pick (#62-Paul Manning) on 1997-03-05

Paul Manning
63 3-5
Ducks
Avalanche

 

Traded Scott Young to Mighty Ducks for 1998 third round pick (#63-Lance Ward) on 1997-09-17

Panthers

 

Traded Tom Fitzgerald to Avalanche for rights to Mark Parrish, 1998 third round pick (#63-Lance Ward) on 1998-03-24

  Lance Ward
64 3-6
Flames
Lightning

 

Traded Jason Wiemer to Flames for Sandy McCarthy, 1998 third round pick (#64-Brad Richards), 1998 fifth round pick (#121-Curtis Rich) on 1998-03-24

  Brad Richards
65 3-7
Sharks
compensatory pick received from NHL as compensation for free agent Ed Belfour   Eric Laplante
66 3-8
Rangers
  Jason Labarbera
67 3-9
Maple Leafs
Lightning

 

Traded Craig Wolanin to Maple Leafs for 1998 third round pick (probably #67-Alex Henry) on 1997-01-31

Oilers<

 

Traded Vladimir Vujtek, 1998 third round pick (#72-Dimitri Afanasenkov) to Lightning for Brantt Myhres, 1998 third round pick (#67-Alex Henry) on 1997-07-16

  Alex Henry
68 3-10
Islanders
Canucks

 

Traded Trevor Linden to Islanders for Todd Bertuzzi, Bryan McCabe, 1998 third round pick (#68-Jarkko Ruutu) on 1998-02-03

  Jarkko Ruutu
69 3-11
Blackhawks
Maple Leafs

 

Traded 1998 first round pick (#8-Mark Bell), 1998 fourth round pick (#94-Matthias Trattnig) to Blackhawks for 1998 first round pick (#10-Nik Antropov), 1998 third round pick (#69-Jamie Hodson), 1998 fifth round pick (#126-Morgan Warren) on 1998-06-27

  Jamie Hodson
70 3-12
Hurricanes
  Kevin Holdridge
71 3-13
Sharks
Hurricanes

 

Traded 1997 first round pick (#23-Scott Hannan) to Sharks for 1997 second round pick (probably #28-Brad DeFauw), 1998 third round pick (probably #71-Erik Cole) on 1997-06-21

  Erik Cole
72 3-14
Oilers<
Lightning

 

Traded Brantt Myhres, 1998 third round pick (#67-Alex Henry) to Oilers for Vladimir Vujtek, 1998 third round pick (#72-Dimitri Afanasenkov) on 1997-07-16

  Dmitry Afanasenkov
73 3-15
Coyotes
  Pat O'Leary
74 3-16
Senators
  Julien Vauclair
75 3-17
Canadiens
  Francois Beauchemin
76 3-18
Kings
  Alexey Volkov
77 3-19
Sabres
  Mike Pandolfo
78 3-20
Bruins
  Peter Nordstrom
79 3-21
Capitals
Avalanche

 

Traded two 1998 fourth round picks (#106-Krys Barch) (#107-Chris Corrinet), 1998 fifth round pick (#118-Mike Siklenka) to Capitals for 1998 third round pick (#79-Evgeny Lazarev) on 1998-06-27

  Evgeny Lazarev
80 3-22
Avalanche
Penguins

 

Traded Francois Leroux to Avalanche for 1998 third round pick (#80-David Cameron) on 1997-09-28

  David Cameron
81 3-23
Flyers
Canucks

 

Traded Dave Babych, 1998 fifth round pick (#139-Garrett Prosofsky) to Flyers for 1998 third round pick (#81-Justin Morrison) on 1998-03-24

  Justin Morrison
82 3-24
Penguins
Oilers<

 

Traded Jiri Slegr to Penguins for 1998 third round pick (#82-Brian Gionta) on 1997-08-12

Devils

 

Traded rights to Fredrik Lindquist, 1998 fourth round pick (#113-Kristian Antila), 1998 fifth round pick (#144-Oleg Smirnov) to Oilers for 1998 third round pick (#82-Brian Gionta) on 1998-06-27

  Brian Gionta
83 3-25
Blues
  Matt Walker
84 3-26
Red Wings
  Jake McCracken
85 3-27
Devils
Sharks

 

Traded Vlastimil Kroupa to Devils for 1998 third round pick (#85-Geoff Koch) on 1997-08-22

Predators

 

Traded 1998 first round pick (#3-Brad Stuart), 1998 second round pick (#29-Jonathan Cheechoo) to Sharks for 1998 first round pick (#2-David Legwand), 1998 third round pick (#85-Geoff Koch) on 1998-06-27

  Geoff Koch
86 3-28
Stars
  Gabriel Karlsson
Round 4
87 4-1
Lightning
Red Wings

 

Traded Dino Ciccarelli to Lightning for 1998 fourth round pick (#87-Alexei Ponikarovsky) on 1996-08-27

Maple Leafs

 

Traded Jamie Macoun to Red Wings for 1998 fourth round pick (#87-Alexei Ponikarovsky) on 1998-03-24

  Alexei Ponikarovsky
88 4-2
Predators
  Kent Sauer
89 4-3
Panthers
  Ryan Jardine
90 4-4
Canucks
  Regan Darby
91 4-5
Ducks
Ducks

 

Traded Mark Janssens to Mighty Ducks for Bates Battaglia, 1998 fourth round pick (#91-Josef Vasicek) on 1997-03-18

Hurricanes

 

Whalers moved to Carolina and renamed Hurricanes on 1997-06-25

  Josef Vasicek
92 4-6
Flames
Lightning

 

Traded Rick Tabaracci to Flames for 1998 fourth round pick (#92-Eric Beaudoin) on 1997-06-21

  Eric Beaudoin
93 4-7
Rangers
Hurricanes

 

Traded Jason Muzzatti to Rangers for 1998 fourth round pick (#93-Tommy Westlund) on 1997-08-08

  Tommy Westlund
94 4-8
Maple Leafs
Blackhawks

 

Traded 1998 first round pick (#10-Nik Antropov), 1998 third round pick (#69-Jamie Hodson), 1998 fifth round pick (#126-Morgan Warren) to Maple Leafs for 1998 first round pick (#8-Mark Bell), 1998 fourth round pick (#94-Matthias Trattnig) on 1998-06-27

  Matthias Trattnig
95 4-9
Islanders
  Andy Burnham
96 4-10
Blackhawks
Devils

 

Traded Reid Simpson to Blackhawks for 1998 fourth round pick (#96-Mikko Jokela), future considerations (?) on 1998-01-08

  Mikko Jokela
97 4-11
Hurricanes
  Chris Madden
98 4-12
Sharks
  Rob Davison
99 4-13
Oilers<
  Shawn Horcoff
100 4-14
Coyotes
  Ryan Van Buskirk
101 4-15
Senators
  Petr Schastlivy
102 4-16
Canadiens
Flames

 

Traded Jonas Hoglund, Zarley Zalapski to Canadiens for Valeri Bure, 1998 fourth round pick (#102-Shaun Sutter) on 1998-02-01

  Shaun Sutter
103 4-17
Kings
  Kip Brennan
104 4-18
Sabres
Sharks

 

Traded Kay Whitmore, 1998 second round pick (#50-Jaroslav Kristek), 2000 fifth round pick (#150-Tyler Kolarik) to Sabres for Steve Shields, 1998 fourth round pick (#104-Miroslav Zalesak) on 1998-06-18

  Miroslav Zalesak
105 4-19
Bruins
Kings

 

Traded Byron Dafoe, Dmitri Khristich to Bruins for Jozef Stumpel, Sandy Moger, 1998 fourth round pick (#105-Pierre Dagenais) on 1997-08-29

Devils

 

Traded Doug Bodger to Kings for 1998 fourth round pick (#105-Pierre Dagenais) on 1998-06-18

  Pierre Dagenais
106 4-20
Capitals
Avalanche

 

Traded Curtis Leschyshyn, Chris Simon to Capitals for Keith Jones, 1998 first round pick (#20-Scott Parker), 1998 fourth round pick (#106-Krys Barch) on 1996-11-02

Capitals

 

Traded 1998 third round pick (#79-Evgeny Lazarev) to Avalanche for two 1998 fourth round picks (#106-Krys Barch) (#107-Chris Corrinet), 1998 fifth round pick (#118-Mike Siklenka) on 1998-06-27

  Krys Barch
107 4-21
Avalanche
Capitals

 

Traded 1998 third round pick (#79-Evgeny Lazarev) to Avalanche for two 1998 fourth round picks (#106-Krys Barch) (#107-Chris Corrinet), 1998 fifth round pick (#118-Mike Siklenka) on 1998-06-27

  Chris Corrinet
108 4-22
Flames
compensatory pick received from NHL as compensation for free agent Dave Gagner   Dany Sabourin
109 4-23
Flyers
  J.P. Morin
110 4-24
Penguins
  Scott Myers
111 4-25
Blues
Red Wings

 

Traded 1998 second round pick (#41-Maxim Linnik) to Blues for 1998 second round pick (#55-Ryan Barnes), 1998 fourth round pick (#111-Brent Hobday) on 1998-06-27

  Brent Hobday
112 4-26
Red Wings
Ducks

 

Traded Dmitri Mironov to Red Wings for Jamie Pushor, 1998 fourth round pick (#112-Viktor Wallin) on 1998-03-24

  Viktor Wallin
113 4-27
Devils
Oilers<

 

Traded 1998 third round pick (#82-Brian Gionta) to Devils for rights to Fredrik Lindquist, 1998 fourth round pick (#113-Kristian Antila), 1998 fifth round pick (#144-Oleg Smirnov) on 1998-06-27

  Kristian Antila
114 4-28
Stars
Rangers

 

Traded Brian Skrudland, Mike Keane, 1998 or 1999 conditional sixth round pick (1998 #153-Pavel Patera) to Stars for Todd Harvey, Bob Errey, 1998 fourth round pick (#114-Boyd Kane) on 1998-03-24

  Boyd Kane
Round 5
115 5-1
Lightning
Coyotes

 

Traded Craig Janney to Lightning for Louie DeBrusk, 1998 fifth round pick (#115-Jay Leach) on 1998-06-11

  Jay Leach
116 5-2
Predators
Sharks

 

Traded Ville Peltonen to Predators for 1998 fifth round pick (#116-Josh Blackburn) on 1998-06-26

Coyotes

 

Traded 1999 fifth round pick (#145-Marc-Andre Thinel) to Sharks for 1998 fifth round pick (#116-Josh Blackburn) on 1998-06-27

  Josh Blackburn
117 5-3
Panthers
Sharks

 

Traded Johan Garpenlov to Panthers for 1998 conditional fifth round pick (#117-Jaroslav Spacek) on 1995-03-03

Panthers

 

Traded Dave Lowry, 1998 first round pick (#1-Vincent Lecavalier) to Sharks for Viktor Kozlov, 1998 conditional fifth round pick (#117-Jaroslav Spacek) on 1997-11-13

  Jaroslav Spacek
118 5-4
Avalanche
compensatory pick received from NHL as compensation for free agent Mike Keane
Capitals

 

Traded 1998 third round pick (#79-Evgeny Lazarev) to Avalanche for two 1998 fourth round picks (#106-Krys Barch) (#107-Chris Corrinet), 1998 fifth round pick (#118-Mike Siklenka) on 1998-06-27

  Mike Siklenka
119 5-5
Canucks
Devils

 

Traded Peter Zezel to Canucks for 1998 fifth round pick (#119-Anton But) on 1998-02-05

  Anton But
120 5-6
Ducks
Flames

 

Received 1998 fifth round pick (#120-Brent Gauvreau) from Mighty Ducks on 1997-08-09 as compensation for head coach Pierre Page

  Brent Gauvreau
121 5-7
Flames
Lightning

 

Traded Jason Wiemer to Flames for Sandy McCarthy, 1998 third round pick (#64-Brad Richards), 1998 fifth round pick (#121-Curtis Rich) on 1998-03-24

  Curtis Rich
122 5-8
Rangers
    Pat Leahy
123 5-9
Maple Leafs
Islanders

 

Traded Darby Hendrickson to Maple Leafs for 1998 conditional fifth or sixth round pick (#123-Jiri Dopita) on 1996-10-10

  Jiri Dopita
124 5-10
Islanders
Blackhawks

 

Traded Dmitri Nabokov to Islanders for Jean-Pierre Dumont, 1998 fifth round pick (#124-Francis Belanger) on 1998-05-30

Flyers

 

Traded Paul Coffey to Blackhawks for 1998 fifth round pick (#124-Francis Belanger) on 1998-06-27

  Francis Belanger
125 5-11
Blackhawks
Capitals

 

Traded Martin Gendron, 1998 sixth round pick (#166-Jonathan Pelletier) to Blackhawks for 1998 fifth round pick (#125-Erik Wendell) on 1997-10-10

  Erik Wendell
126 5-12
Hurricanes
Blackhawks

 

Traded Enrico Ciccone to Hurricanes for Ryan Risidore, 1998 fifth round pick (#126-Morgan Warren) on 1997-07-25

Maple Leafs

 

Traded 1998 first round pick (#8-Mark Bell), 1998 fourth round pick (#94-Matthias Trattnig) to Blackhawks for 1998 first round pick (#10-Nik Antropov), 1998 third round pick (#69-Jamie Hodson), 1998 fifth round pick (#126-Morgan Warren) on 1998-06-27

  Morgan Warren
127 5-13
Sharks
  Brandon Coalter
128 5-14
Oilers<
  Paul Elliott
129 5-15
Coyotes
  Robert Schnabel
130 5-16
Senators
  Gavin McLeod
131 5-17
Rangers
compensatory pick received from NHL as compensation for free agent Glenn Healy   Tomas Kloucek
132 5-18
Canadiens
  Andrei Bashkirov
133 5-19
Kings
  Joe Rullier
134 5-20
Sabres
Penguins

 

Traded Jason Woolley to Sabres for 1998 fifth round pick (#134-Rob Scuderi) on 1997-09-24

  Rob Scuderi
135 5-21
Bruins
  Andrew Raycroft
136 5-22
Capitals
Canucks

 

Received 1998 fifth round pick (#136-David Jonsson) from Capitals on 1997-06-09 as compensation for GM George McPhee

  David Jonsson
137 5-23
Sabres
compensatory pick received from NHL as compensation for free agent Garry Galley   Aaron Goldade
138 5-24
Avalanche
Predators

 

Predators agreed to not select certain unspecified player(s) in upcoming expansion draft in exchange for 1998 fifth round pick (#138-Martin Beauchesne) on 1998-06-26

  Martin Beauchesne
139 5-25
Flyers
Canucks

 

Traded Mike Sillinger to Flyers for 1998 conditional sixth round pick (later upgraded to fifth round pick) (#139-Garrett Prosofsky) on 1998-02-05

Flyers

 

Traded 1998 third round pick (#81-Justin Morrison) to Canucks for Dave Babych, 1998 fifth round pick (#139-Garrett Prosofsky) on 1998-03-24

  Garrett Prosofsky
140 5-26
Penguins
Canucks

 

Traded Josef Beranek to Penguins for future considerations (1998 fifth round pick (#140-Rick Bertran)) on 1997-03-18

  Rick Bertran
141 5-27
Blues
Avalanche

 

Traded two 1997 fourth round picks (#98-Jan Horacek) (#106-Jame Pollock) to Blues for 1997 third round pick (#78-Ville Nieminen), 1998 fifth round pick (#141-K.C. Timmons) on 1997-06-21

  K.C. Timmons
142 5-28
Red Wings
    Carl Steen
143 5-29
Devils
compensatory pick received from NHL as compensation for free agent Dave Ellett   Ryan Flinn
144 5-30
Devils
Oilers<

 

Traded 1998 third round pick (#82-Brian Gionta) to Devils for rights to Fredrik Lindquist, 1998 fourth round pick (#113-Kristian Antila), 1998 fifth round pick (#144-Oleg Smirnov) on 1998-06-27

  Oleg Smirnov
145 5-31
Stars
Sharks

 

Traded Sergei Gorbachev to Stars for 1998 fifth round pick (#145-Mikael Samuelsson) on 1996-08-15

  Mikael Samuelsson
Round 6
146 6-1
Lightning
  Sergei Kuznetsov
147 6-2
Predators
  Craig Brunel
148 6-3
Panthers
  Chris Ovington
149 6-4
Canucks
  Paul Cabana
150 6-5
Ducks
  Trent Hunter
151 6-6
Red Wings
compensatory pick received from NHL as compensation for free agent Tomas Sandstrom   Adam DeLeeuw
152 6-7
Flames
Canadiens

 

Traded Scott Fraser to Flames for David Ling, 1998 sixth round pick (#152-Gordie Dwyer) on 1996-10-24

  Gordie Dwyer
153 6-8
Rangers
Stars

 

Traded Todd Harvey, Bob Errey, 1998 fourth round pick (#114-Boyd Kane) to Rangers for Brian Skrudland, Mike Keane, 1998 or 1999 conditional sixth round pick (1998 #153-Pavel Patera) on 1998-03-24

  Pavel Patera
154 6-9
Maple Leafs
  Allan Rourke
155 6-10
Islanders
  Kevin Clauson
156 6-11
Blackhawks
  Kent Huskins
157 6-12
Hurricanes
Blues

 

Traded Steve Leach to Hurricanes for Alexander Godynyuk, 1998 sixth round pick (#157-Brad Voth) on 1997-06-27

  Brad Voth
158 6-13
Sharks
Blackhawks

 

Traded Murray Craven to Sharks for Petri Varis, 1998 sixth round pick (#158-Jari Viuhkola) on 1997-07-25

  Jari Viuhkola
159 6-14
Oilers<
  Trevor Ettinger
160 6-15
Coyotes
  Rickard Wallin
161 6-16
Senators
Blackhawks

 

Traded Mike Propokec to Senators for Denis Chasse, rights to Kevin Bolibruck, 1998 sixth round pick (#161-Chris Neil) on 1997-03-18

Senators

 

Traded Kirk Daubenspeck to Blackhawks for 1998 sixth round pick (probably #161-Chris Neil), future considerations (?) on 1997-09-24

  Chris Neil
162 6-17
Canadiens
  Andrei Markov
163 6-18
Kings
  Tomas Zizka
164 6-19
Sabres
  Ales Kotalik
165 6-20
Bruins
  Ryan Milanovic
166 6-21
Capitals
Blackhawks

 

Traded 1998 fifth round pick (#125-Erik Wendell) to Capitals for Martin Gendron, 1998 sixth round pick (#166-Jonathan Pelletier) on 1997-10-10

  Jonathan Pelletier
167 6-22
Avalanche
  Alex Riazantsev
168 6-23
Flyers
  Antero Niittymaki
169 6-24
Penguins
  Jan Fadrny
170 6-25
Blues
  Andrei Troschinsky
171 6-26
Red Wings
  Pavel Datsyuk
172 6-27
Devils
  Jacques Lariviere
173 6-28
Stars
  Niko Kapanen
Round 7
174 7-1
Lightning
  Brett Allan
175 7-2
Predators
Flyers

 

Traded Dominic Roussel, Jeff Staples to Predators for 1998 seventh round pick (#175-Cam Ondrik) on 1998-06-26

  Cam Ondrik
176 7-3
Panthers
  B.J. Ketcheson
177 7-4
Canucks
  Vince Malts
178 7-5
Ducks
  Jesse Fibiger
179 7-6
Flames
Capitals

 

Traded Eric Charron to Flames for future considerations (1998 seventh round pick (#179-Nathan Forster)) on 1997-09-04

  Nathan Forster
180 7-7
Rangers
  Stefan Lundqvist
181 7-8
Maple Leafs
  Jonathan Gagnon
182 7-9
Islanders
  Evgeny Korolev
183 7-10
Blackhawks
  Tyler Arnason
184 7-11
Hurricanes
  Don Smith
185 7-12
Sharks
  Robert Mulick
186 7-13
Oilers<
  Mike Morrison
187 7-14
Coyotes
  Erik Westrum
188 7-15
Senators
  Michel Periard
189 7-16
Canadiens
  Andrei Kruchinin
190 7-17
Kings
  Tommi Hannus
191 7-18
Sabres
  Brad Moran
192 7-19
Bruins
Flames

 

Traded Mike Sullivan to Bruins for 1998 seventh round pick (#192-Radek Duda) on 1997-06-21

  Radek Duda
193 7-20
Capitals
    Rastislav Stana
194 7-21
Avalanche
Lightning

 

Traded 1999 sixth round pick (#158-Anders Lovdahl) to Avalanche for 1998 seventh round pick (#194-Oak Hewer), 1998 eighth round pick (#221-Dan Hulak), 1998 ninth round pick (#252-Martin Cibak) on 1998-06-27

  Oak Hewer
195 7-22
Flyers
  Tomas Divisek
196 7-23
Penguins
  Joel Scherban
197 7-24
Blues
  Brad Twordik
198 7-25
Red Wings
  Jeremy Goetzinger
199 7-26
Devils
  Erik Jensen
200 7-27
Stars
  Scott Perry
Round 8
201 8-1
Lightning
Canadiens

 

Received 1998 eighth round pick (#201-Craig Murray) from Lightning on 1998-02-01 as compensation for head coach Jacques Demers

  Craig Murray
202 8-2
Predators
  Martin Bartek
203 8-3
Panthers
  Ian Jacobs
204 8-4
Canucks
  Graig Mischler
205 8-5
Ducks
  David Bernier
206 8-6
Flames
  Jonas Frogren
207 8-7
Rangers
  Johan Witehall
208 8-8
Maple Leafs
Maple Leafs

 

Traded Kelly Chase to Maple Leafs for 1998 eighth round pick (#208-Jaros Svoboda) on 1997-03-18

Hurricanes

 

Whalers moved to Carolina and renamed Hurricanes on 1997-06-25

  Jaroslav Svoboda
209 8-9
Islanders
  Frederik Brind'Amour
210 8-10
Blackhawks
  Sean Griffin
211 8-11
Hurricanes
  Mark Kosick
212 8-12
Sharks
  Jim Fahey
213 8-13
Oilers<
  Christian Lefebvre
214 8-14
Coyotes
  Justin Hansen
215 8-15
Senators
Maple Leafs

 

Traded Per Gustafsson to Senators for 1998 eighth round pick (#215-Dwight Wolfe) on 1998-03-17

  Dwight Wolfe
216 8-16
Canadiens
  Michael Ryder
217 8-17
Kings
  Jim Henkel
218 8-18
Sabres
  David Moravec
219 8-19
Bruins
Canucks

 

Traded Grant Ledyard to Bruins for 1998 eighth round pick (#219-Curtis Valentine) on 1998-03-03

  Curtis Valentine
220 8-20
Capitals
  Mike Farrell
221 8-21
Avalanche
Lightning

 

Traded 1999 sixth round pick (#158-Anders Lovdahl) to Avalanche for 1998 seventh round pick (#194-Oak Hewer), 1998 eighth round pick (#221-Dan Hulak), 1998 ninth round pick (#252-Martin Cibak) on 1998-06-27

  Dan Hulak
222 8-22
Flyers
  Lubomir Pistek
223 8-23
Sharks
compensatory pick received from NHL as compensation for free agent Bob Errey
Senators

 

Traded 1999 eighth round pick (#241-Doug Murray) to Sharks for 1998 eighth round pick (#223-Sergei Verenkin) on 1998-06-27

  Sergei Verenkin
224 8-24
Penguins
  Mika Lehto
225 8-25
Blues
  Evgeny Pastukh
226 8-26
Red Wings
  David Petrasek
227 8-27
Devils
  Marko Ahosilta
228 8-28
Stars
Maple Leafs

 

Traded Mike Kennedy to Stars for 1998 eighth round pick (#228-Mihail Travnicek) on 1998-03-24

  Mihail Travnicek
Round 9
229 9-1
Lightning
  Chris Lyness
230 9-2
Predators
  Karlis Skrastins
231 9-3
Panthers
  Adrian Wichser
232 9-4
Canucks
  Jason Metcalfe
233 9-5
Ducks
  Pelle Prestberg
234 9-6
Flames
  Kevin Mitchell
235 9-7
Rangers
  Jan Mertzig
236 9-8
Maple Leafs
  Sergei Rostov
237 9-9
Islanders
  Ben Blais
238 9-10
Blackhawks
  Alexandre Couture
239 9-11
Hurricanes
  Brent McDonald
240 9-12
Sharks
Blackhawks

 

Traded rights to Gary Suter to Sharks for 1998 ninth round pick (#240-Andrei Yershov) on 1998-06-27

  Andrei Yershov
241 9-13
Oilers<
  Maxim Spiridonov
242 9-14
Coyotes
Islanders

 

Traded Mark Janssens to Coyotes for 1998 ninth round pick (#242-Jason Doyle) on 1998-03-24

  Jason Doyle
243 9-15
Flyers
compensatory pick received from NHL as compensation for free agent Michel Petit   Petr Hubacek
244 9-16
Penguins
compensatory pick received from NHL as compensation for free agent Craig Muni   Toby Petersen
245 9-17
Ducks
compensatory pick received from NHL as compensation for free agent Brian Bellows   Andreas Andersson
246 9-18
Senators
  Rastislav Pavlikovsky
247 9-19
Canadiens
  Darcy Harris
248 9-20
Kings
  Matthew Yeats
249 9-21
Sabres
  Edo Terglav
250 9-22
Bruins
Islanders

 

Traded 1999 ninth round pick (#247-Mikko Eloranta) to Bruins for 1999 ninth round pick (#250-Radek Matejovsky) on 1998-06-27

  Radek Matejovsky
251 9-23
Capitals
  Blake Evans
252 9-24
Avalanche
Lightning

 

Traded 1999 sixth round pick (#158-Anders Lovdahl) to Avalanche for 1998 seventh round pick (#194-Oak Hewer), 1998 eighth round pick (#221-Dan Hulak), 1998 ninth round pick (#252-Martin Cibak) on 1998-06-27

  Martin Cibak
253 9-25
Flyers
  Bruno St. Jacques
254 9-26
Penguins
  Matt Hussey
255 9-27
Blues
  Johnny Pohl
256 9-28
Red Wings
  Petja Pietilainen
257 9-29
Devils
  Ryan Held
258 9-30
Stars
Flyers

 

Traded 1999 ninth round pick (#265-Jamie Chamberlain) to Stars for 1998 ninth round pick (#258-Sergei Skrobot) on 1998-06-27

  Sergei Skrobot