Thread: TSN 1260: Jason Bonsignore interview
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09-01-2011, 10:09 AM
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Connell McWilson
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Originally Posted by nafrelio View Post
Check out the 1994 draft. With two high picks in hand, the Oilers could "afford" to swing for the fenses with Bonsignore - they just struck out. But check out this draft - most teams struck out too. Most teams didn't "develop" these players right.

(Imagine if we didn't get Smyth! Smyth and Ohlund would've been the best outcome, but lots of teams passed on Ohlund too. Has there been a weaker draft? I don't know - maybe 2011...)

Draft#:1
Ed Jovanovski
Ht/Wt:
Position: D
Drafted From:Windsor Spitfires (OHL)

Draft#:2
Oleg Tverdovsky
Ht/Wt:
Position: D
Drafted From:Krylja Sovetov (Russia)

Draft#:3
Radek Bonk
Ht/Wt:
Position: C
Drafted From:Las Vegas Thunder (IHL)

Draft#:4
Jason Bonsignore
Ht/Wt:
Position: C
Drafted From:Niagara-Falls Thunder (OHL)

Draft#:5
Jeff O'Neill
Ht/Wt:
Position: C
Drafted From:Guelph Storm (OHL)

Draft#:6
Ryan Smyth
Ht/Wt:
Position: LW
Drafted From:Moose Jaw Warriors (WHL)

Draft#:7
Jamie Storr
Ht/Wt:
Position: G
Drafted From:Owen Sound Platers (OHL)

Draft#:8
Jason Wiemer
Ht/Wt:
Position: C
Drafted From: Portland Winter Hawks (WHL)

Draft#:9
Brett Lindros
Ht/Wt:
Position: RW
Drafted From:Kingston Frontenacs (OHL)

Draft#:10
Nolan Baumgartner
Ht/Wt:
Position: D
Drafted From:Kamloops Blazers (WHL)

Draft#:11
Jeff Friesen
Ht/Wt:
Position: LW
Drafted From:Regina Pats (WHL)

Draft#:12
Wade Belak
Ht/Wt:
Position: D
Drafted From:Saskatoon Blades (WHL)

Draft#:13
Mattias Ohlund
Ht/Wt:
Position: D
Drafted From: Pitea (Sweden)

Draft#:14
Ethan Moreau
Ht/Wt:
Position: LW
Drafted From:Niagara-Falls Thunder (OHL)

Draft#:15
Alexander Kharlamov
Ht/Wt:
Position: RW
Drafted From:CSKA Moscow (Russia)

Draft#:16
Eric Fichaud
Ht/Wt:
Position: G
Drafted From:Chicoutimi Sagueneens (QMJHL)

Draft#:17
Wayne Primeau
Ht/Wt:
Position: C
Drafted From:Owen Sound Platers (OHL)

Draft#:18
Brad Brown
Ht/Wt:
Position: D
Drafted From:North Bay Centennials (OHL)

Draft#:19
Chris Dingman
Ht/Wt:
Position: LW
Drafted From:Brandon Wheat Kings (WHL)

Draft#:20
Jason Botterill
Ht/Wt:
Position: LW
Drafted From:U. of Michigan (NCAA)

Draft#:21
Evgeni Ryabchikov
Ht/Wt:
Position: G
Drafted From:Molot Perm (Russia)

Draft#:22
Jeff Kealty
Ht/Wt:
Position: D
Drafted From:Catholic Memorial H.S. (Mass.)

Draft#:23
Yan Golubovsky
Ht/Wt:
Position: D
Drafted From:CSKA Moscow (Russia)

Draft#:24
Chris Wells
Ht/Wt:
Position: C
Drafted From:Seattle Thunderbirds (WHL)

Draft#:25
Vadim Sharifijanov
Ht/Wt:
Position: LW
Drafted From:Ufa Salavat (Russia)

Draft#:26
Dan Cloutier
Ht/Wt:
Position: G
Drafted From:Sault-Ste.-Marie Greyhounds
1994 wasn't that bad. If you wanna talk about weak drafts: see 1992 draft, 1996 draft, 1999 draft,

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