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6th Overall NHL Draft Picks




Here is a list of NHL draft picks who were 6th overall draft picks in past NHL drafts. Some players taken in the past with the 6th draft pick are: Paul Coffey, Peter Forsberg, Ryan Smyth, Mikko Koivu, Sam Gagner and Oliver Ekman Larsson.

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29th Pick | 30th Pick

6th Overall NHL Draft Picks
Year Player Pos. Drafted From Drafted By
2013 Sean Monahan C Ottawa (OHL) Calgary Flames
2012 Hampus Lindholm D Rogle (Swe) Anaheim Ducks
2011 Mika Zibanejad C Djurgardens IF (Swe) Ottawa Senators
2010 Brett Connolly RW Prince George (WHL) Tampa Bay Lightning
2009 Oliver Ekman-Larsson D Leksand (Swe) Phoenix Coyotes
2008Nikita FilatovLWMoscow CSKA-2Columbus Blue Jackets
2007Sam GagnerRWLondon (OHL)Edmonton Oilers
2006Derick BrassardCDrummondville (QMJHL)Columbus Blue Jackets
2005Gilbert BruleCVancouver Giants (WHL)Columbus Blue Jackets
2004Al MontoyaGU. of Michigan (NCAA)New York Rangers
2003Milan MichalekLW/RWCeske Budejovice HC (Czech)San Jose Sharks
2002Scott UpshallLW/RWKamloops Blazers (WHL)Nashville Predators
2001Mikko KoivuCTPS Turku (FNL)Minnesota Wild
2000Scott HartnellCPrince Albert Raiders (WHL)Nashville Predators
1999Brian FinleyGBarrie Colts (OHL)Nashville Predators
1998Rico FataRWLondon Knights (OHL)Calgary Flames
1997Daniel TkaczukCBarrie Colts (OHL)Calgary Flames
1996Boyd DevereauxCKitchener Rangers (OHL)Edmonton Oilers
1995Steve KellyLWPrince Albert Raiders (WHL)Edmonton Oilers
1994Ryan SmythLWMoose Jaw Warriors (WHL)Edmonton Oilers
1993Viktor KozlovCMoscow Dynamo (Russia)San Jose Sharks
1992Cory StillmanCWindsor Spitfires (OHL)Calgary Flames
1991Peter ForsbergCModo Hockey Ornskoldsvik (SEL)Philadelphia Flyers
1990Scott ScissonsCSaskatoon Blades (WHL)New York Islanders
1989Adam BennettDSudbury Wolves (OHL)Chicago Blackhawks
1988Scott PearsonLWKingston Canadians (OHL)Toronto Maple Leafs
1987Dave ArchibaldRWPortland Winter Hawks (WHL)Minnesota North Stars
1986Vincent DamphousseCLaval Titan (QMJHL)Toronto Maple Leafs
1985Brad DalgarnoRWHamilton Steelhawks (OHL)New York Islanders
1984Craig RedmondDCanadian National Team (Intl)Los Angeles Kings
1983John MacLeanRWOshawa Generals (OHL)New Jersey Devils
1981Jim BenningDPortland Winter Hawks (WHL)Toronto Maple Leafs
1980Paul CoffeyDKitchener Rangers (OHA)Edmonton Oilers