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The 1966 NHL Amateur Draft was held at the Mount Royal Hotel in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

1966 NHL Amateur Draft
General information
Date(s)April 25, 1966
LocationMontreal, Quebec
Overview
First selectionCanada Barry Gibbs
Selected by: Boston Bruins
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Contents

Selections by roundEdit

Listed below are the selections in the 1966 NHL Amateur Draft.

= NHL All-Star[1] = Hall of Famers

Round oneEdit

Pick # Player Position Nationality NHL team College/junior/club team
1 Barry Gibbs Defence   Canada Boston Bruins Estevan Bruins (SJHL)
2 Brad Park Defence   Canada New York Rangers Toronto Marlboros (OHA)
3 Terry Caffery Centre   Canada Chicago Black Hawks Toronto Marlboros (OHA)
4 John Wright Centre   Canada Toronto Maple Leafs West Clair Gaels (OHA)
5 Phil Myre Goaltender   Canada Montreal Canadiens Shawinigan Bruins (QJHL)
6 Steve Atkinson Right Wing   Canada Detroit Red Wings Niagara Falls Flyers (OHA)
Reference: "1966 NHL Amateur Draft hockeydraftcentral.com". Retrieved 14 December 2008.

Round twoEdit

Pick # Player Position Nationality NHL team College/junior/club team
7 Rick Smith Defence   Canada Boston Bruins Hamilton Red Wings (OHA)
8 Joey Johnston Left Wing   Canada New York Rangers Peterborough Petes (OHA)
9 Ron Dussiaume Left Wing   Canada Chicago Black Hawks Oshawa Generals (OHA)
10 Cam Crosby Left Wing   Canada Toronto Maple Leafs Toronto Marlboros (OHA)
11 Maurice St. Jacques Centre   Canada Montreal Canadiens London Nationals (OHA)
12 Jim Whittaker Defence   Canada Detroit Red Wings Oshawa Generals (OHA)
Reference: "1966 NHL Amateur Draft hockeydraftcentral.com". Retrieved 14 December 2008.

Round threeEdit

Pick # Player Position Nationality NHL team College/junior/club team
13 Garnet Bailey Left Wing   Canada Boston Bruins Edmonton Oil Kings (AJHL)
14 Don Luce Centre   Canada New York Rangers Kitchener Rangers (OHA)
15 Larry Gibbons Defence   Canada Chicago Black Hawks Markham Waxers (OHA)
16 Rick Ley Defence   Canada Toronto Maple Leafs Niagara Falls Flyers (OHA)
17 Jude Drouin Centre   Canada Montreal Canadiens Verdun Maple Leafs (QJHL)
18 Lee Carpenter Defence   Canada Detroit Red Wings Hamilton Red Wings (OHA
Reference: "1966 NHL Amateur Draft hockeydraftcentral.com". Retrieved 14 December 2008.

Round fourEdit

Pick # Player Position Nationality NHL team College/junior/club team
19 Tom Webster Right Wing   Canada Boston Bruins Niagara Falls Flyers (OHA)
20 Jack Egers Right Wing   Canada New York Rangers Kitchener Greenshirts (OHA)
21 Brian Morenz Left Wing   Canada Chicago Black Hawks Oshawa Generals (OHA)
22 Dale MacLeish Centre   Canada Toronto Maple Leafs Peterborough Petes (OHA)
23 Bob Pate Defence   Canada Montreal Canadiens Montreal Junior Canadiens (OHA)
24 Grant Cole Goaltender   Canada Detroit Red Wings St. Michael's Buzzers (OHA)
Reference: "1966 NHL Amateur Draft hockeydraftcentral.com". Retrieved 14 December 2008.
= NHL All-Star[1] = Hall of Famers

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Players are identified as an All-Star if they were selected for the All-Star game at any time in their career.

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