Minnesotans selected in the NHL draft (with video)
- June 26, 2011 - 9:20 AM
Mario Lucia was the first Minnesotan taken in the NHL Draft, going to the Wild with the 60th pick.
Here's video of Lucia scoring a goal in the section finals versus Eden Prairie.
Steven Fogarty of Edina was drafted 72nd by the New York Rangers.
Here's a highlight video. Fogerty wears No. 19.
Andy Welinski of Duluth East, who played last season for Green Bay of the USHL, was taken by Aanheim with the 83rd pick.
Here's a highlight video from the Green Bay Gamblers.
Kyle Rau of Eden Prairie was taken with the 91st pick by Florida.
Here's video of his game-winning goal in the third overtime of the Class AA hockey finals.
Here's another Rau highlight video. He wears No. 7.
Mike Reilly of Chanhassen, who played for Shattuck-St. Mary's in Faribault, was taken with the 98th pick by Columbus.
Here's a profile video of Reilly from the NHL Network.
Joseph Labate of Holy Angels was taken 101st by Vancouver.
Here's video of a breakaway goal against Edina in January 2010.
Seth Ambroz of New Prague, who played for Omaha in the USHL, was taken 128th by Columbus.
Here's a USHL highlight video.
Tony Cameranesi of Wayzata was taken by Toronto with the 130th pick.
Here's a high school highlight.video.
Nick Seeler of Eden Prairie was taken by the Wild with the 131st pick.
Here's video of Seeler feeding Kyle Rau for a goal last season.
Ed Wittchow of Burnsville was taken by Florida was the 154th pick.
Here's a startribune.com feature story about Wittchow.
Josh Archibald of Brainerd was taken by Pittsburgh was the 174th pick.
Here's a video of Archibald from Lakeland Public Television.
Travis Boyd of Hopkins, who played for the national Under-18 team last season, was taken by Washington with the 177th pick.
Here's video of Boyd scoring in the U-18 world championships in April against Russia.
Adam Wilcox of South St. Paul, who played for Green Bay of the USHL last season, was taken by Tampa Bay with the 178th pick.
Patrick Daly of Benilde-St. Maragret's was taken by New Jersey with the 189th pick.
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