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8th Overall NHL Draft Picks

Here is a list of NHL draft picks who were 8th overall draft picks in past NHL drafts. Some players taken in the past with the 8th draft pick are: Grant Fuhr, Jeremy Roenick, Pascal Leclaire, Braydon Coburn, Devin Setoguchi and Sean Couturier.

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29th Pick | 30th Pick

8th Overall NHL Draft Picks
Year Player Pos. Drafted From Drafted By
2013 Rasmus Ristolainen D TPS (FIN) Buffalo Sabres
2012 Derrick Pouliot D Portland (WHL) Pittsburgh Penguins
2011 Sean Couturier
C Drummondville (QMJHL) Philadelphia Flyers
2010 Alex Burmistrov C Barrie (OHL) Atlanta Thrashers
2009 Scott Glennie C Brandon (WHL) Dallas Stars
2008Mikkel BoedkerLW Kitchener (OHL) Phoenix Coyotes
2007Zach HamillCEverett (WHL)Boston Bruins
2006Peter MuellerCEverett (WHL)Phoenix Coyotes
2005Devin SetoguchiRWSaskatoon Blades (WHL)San Jose Sharks
2004Alexandre PicardLWLewiston MAINEiacs (QMJHL)Columbus Blue Jackets
2003Braydon CoburnDPortland Winter Hawks (WHL)Atlanta Thrashers
2002Pierre-Marc BouchardCChicoutimi Sagueneens (QMJHL)Minnesota Wild
2001Pascal LeclaireGHalifax Mooseheads (QMJHL)Columbus Blue Jackets
2000Nikita AlexeevLW/RWErie Otters (OHL)Tampa Bay Lightning
1999Taylor PyattLWSudbury Wolves (OHL)New York Islanders
1998Mark BellCOttawa 67's (OHL)Chicago Blackhawks
1997Sergei SamsonovLWDetroit Vipers (IHL)Boston Bruins
1996Johnathan AitkenDMedicine Hat Tigers (WHL)Boston Bruins
1995Terry RyanLWTri-City Americans (WHL)Montreal Canadiens
1994Jason WiemerCPortland Winter Hawks (WHL)Tampa Bay Lightning
1993Niklas SundstromRWModo Ornskoldsvik (SEL) New York Rangers
1992Brandon ConveryCSudbury Wolves (OHL)Toronto Maple Leafs
1991Richard MatvichukDSaskatoon Blades (WHL)Minnesota North Stars
1990Derian HatcherDNorth Bay Centennials (OHL)Minnesota North Stars
1989Jason HerterDU. of North Dakota (NCAA)Vancouver Canucks
1988Jeremy RoenickCThayer Academy (Mass.)Chicago Blackhawks
1987Jimmy WaiteGChicoutimi Sagueneens (QMJHL)Chicago Blackhawks
1986Pat ElynuikRWPrince Albert Raiders (WHL)Winnipeg Jets
1985Brent FedykRWRegina Pats (WHL)Detroit Red Wings
1984Shayne CorsonLWBrantford Alexanders (OHL)Montreal Canadiens
1983Andrew McBainRWNorth Bay Centennials (OHL)Winnipeg Jets
1981Grant FuhrGVictoria Cougars (WHL)Edmonton Oilers
1980Fred ArthurDCornwall Royals (QMJHL)Hartford Whalers