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2nd Overall NHL Draft Picks

Here is a list of NHL draft picks who were 2nd overall draft picks in past NHL drafts. Some players taken in the past with the 2nd draft pick are: Brendan Shanahan, Chris Pronger, Dany Heatley, Eric Staal, Evgeny Malkin and Drew Doughty

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2nd Overall NHL Draft Picks
Year Player Pos. Drafted From Drafted By
2013 Aleksander Barkov C Tappara (FIN) Florida Panthers
2012 Ryan Murray D Everett (WHL) Columbus Blue Jackets
2011 Gabriel Landeskog LW Kitchener (OHL) Colorado Avalanche
2010 Tyler Seguin C Plymouth (OHL) Boston Bruins
2009 Victor Hedman D Modo (Swe) Tampa Bay Lightning
2008Drew DoughtyDGuelphLos Angeles Kings
2007James VanRiemsdykLWUS Under-18Philadelphia Flyers
2006Jordan StaalCPeterborough (OHL)Pittsburgh Penguins
2005Bobby RyanRWOwen Sound Attack (OHL)Anaheim Ducks
2004Evgeny MalkinCMagnitogorsk Metallurg (Russia)Pittsburgh Penguins
2003Eric StaalCPeterborough Petes (OHL)Carolina Hurricanes
2002Kari LehtonenGJokerit Helsinki (FNL)Atlanta Thrashers
2001Jason SpezzaCWindsor Spitfires (OHL)Ottawa Senators
2000Dany HeatleyLWU. of Wisconsin (NCAA)Atlanta Thrashers
1999Daniel SedinLWModo Hockey Ornskoldsvik (SEL)Vancouver Canucks
1998David LegwandCPlymouth Whalers (OHL)Nashville Predators
1997Patrick MarleauCSeattle Thunderbirds (WHL)San Jose Sharks
1996Andrei ZyuzinDSalavat Yulajev (Russia)San Jose Sharks
1995Wade ReddenDBrandon Wheat Kings (WHL)New York Islanders
1994Oleg TverdovskyDKrylja Sovetov (Russia)Anaheim Ducks
1993Chris ProngerDPeterborough Petes (OHL)Hartford Whalers
1992Alexei YashinCMoscow Dynamo (Russia)Ottawa Senators
1991Pat FalloonRWSpokane Chiefs (WHL)San Jose Sharks
1990Petr NedvedLWSeattle Thunderbirds (WHL)Vancouver Canucks
1989Dave ChyzowskiLWKamloops Blazers (WHL)New York Islanders
1988Trevor LindenCMedicine Hat Tigers (WHL)Vancouver Canucks
1987Brendan ShanahanLWLondon Knights (OHL)New Jersey Devils
1986Jimmy CarsonCVerdun Junior Canadiens (QMJHL)Los Angeles Kings
1985Craig SimpsonLWMichigan State University (NCAA)Pittsburgh Penguins
1984Kirk MullerCGuelph Platers (OHL)New Jersey Devils
1983Sylvain TurgeonLWHull Olympiques (QMJHL)Hartford Whalers
1981Doug SmithFOttawa 67's (OHL)Los Angeles Kings
1980Dave BabychDPortland Winter Hawks (WHL)Winnipeg Jets