Who was drafted after Alex Ovechkin?

Round one

# Player NHL Team
1 Alexander Ovechkin (LW) Washington Capitals
2 Evgeni Malkin (C) Pittsburgh Penguins
3 Cam Barker (D) Chicago Blackhawks
4 Andrew Ladd (LW) Carolina Hurricanes (from Columbus)1

What draft pick was Sidney Crosby?

That’s how long it’s been since the Pittsburgh Penguins were forever changed — the day they drafted Sidney Crosby with the 1st overall pick in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.

What year was Ovechkin drafted?

2005Washington Capitals
2003Russian National Ice Hockey Team
Alexander Ovechkin/Dates joined

How did the Penguins get Crosby?

Special procedures were required to determine the order of picks, because the previous season had been cancelled due to the lockout. The first overall pick was won in a lottery by the Pittsburgh Penguins, who selected Sidney Crosby.

Which NHL team has had the most first overall picks?

The Montreal Canadiens
The Montreal Canadiens have had the most first overall picks of any other team, selecting five players first between 1963 and 1980. Five players have come from the London Knights of the Ontario Hockey League, more than any other team.

What is the longest losing streak in NHL history?

18 games
The 2003–04 Pittsburgh Penguins and 2020–21 Buffalo Sabres own the record for the longest losing streak in NHL history at 18 games.

Who got the first pick in the NHL draft?

First overall picks

Draft Selected by Player
2016 Toronto Maple Leafs Auston Matthews ^
2017 New Jersey Devils Nico Hischier
2018 Buffalo Sabres Rasmus Dahlin
2019 New Jersey Devils Jack Hughes

Does Sidney Crosby have a baby?

There’s a baby born on Feb. 23, 2015 named Malkin Crosby Long. And a Crosby here in Pittsburgh who had her day with the Cup … well, inside the Cup, really.

Who has the most 2021 NHL draft picks?

At the end of the draft, 81 defensemen had been selected, most among positions. Canada led with 82 players taken, with 50 Americans the next-most. And, a number of selections have brothers who are already in the NHL. Here are each club’s selections in the 2021 NHL Draft.

Where was the 2004 NHL Entry Draft held?

The 2004 NHL Entry Draft was the 42nd NHL Entry Draft. It was held on June 26 and 27, 2004 at the RBC Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. It is especially notable because it was the last NHL event to take place before the beginning of the lockout, which canceled all the games scheduled for the 2004–05 NHL season .

Where did the Edmonton Oilers get their draft pick from in 2004?

The Edmonton Oilers’ compensatory second-round pick went to the New York Rangers as the result of a trade on March 3, 2004 that sent Petr Nedved and Jussi Markkanen to Edmonton in exchange for Steve Valiquette, Dwight Helminen and this pick. Edmonton previously received this pick as compensation for the loss of Group III free agent Brian Leetch.

Where did the Columbus Blue Jackets pick in the 2004 draft?

The Columbus Blue Jackets ‘ first-round pick went to the Carolina Hurricanes as the result of a trade on June 26, 2004 that sent Carolina’s first-round pick in 2004 (8th overall) and Toronto’s second-round pick in 2004 (59th overall) to Columbus in exchange for this pick.