2002 Hockey’s Future Reader’s Mock Draft

By pbadmin

This year there were only 16 readers present for the draft. They included: Duff88, Battleship, Blue Bullet, GLUhipfan, hawkfan50, Mayor MAC, phantompenguin, VO #23, Stock Rocks, G Man, Postman, Brock, hbk, TD84, Chainshot and Draftman.

The results of this year’s draft were as follows:

1 Florida – Jay Bouwmeester

2 Atlanta – Joni Pitkanen

3 Columbus – Rick Nash

4 Tampa Bay – Anton Babchuk

5 Pittsburgh – Kari Lehtonen

6 Nashville – Ryan Whitney

7 Anaheim – Scottie Upshall

8 Minnesota – Steve Eminger

9 Calgary – Jiri Hudler

10 Florida – Joffrey Lupul

11 Buffalo – Alexander Semin

12 Washington – Vladislav Evseev

13 Dallas – Denis Grebeshkov

14 Edmonton – Petr Taticek

15 Montreal – Johnny Boychuk

16 Ottawa – Eric Nystrom

17 Washington – Michal Barnika

18 Los Angeles – Martin Vagner

19 Phoenix – Jakub Koreis

20 Dallas – Sean Bergenheim

21 Chicago – Richard Stehilk

22 NY Islanders – Adam Henrich

23 Phoenix – Jeff Deslauriers

24 Toronto – Aaron Rome

25 Carolina – Dan Paille

26 Washington – Sergei Anshakov

27 San Jose – Lance Monych

28 Colorado – Chris Higgins

29 Boston – Daniel Fernholm

30 Buffalo – Pierre-Marc Bouchard

This year’s draft went very smoothly and was completed in one hour. There was some discussion at the end of the draft about having a second round next week.
Hockey’s Future would like to thank Bob Seperson for setting up and providing the results of the 2002 Hockey’s Future reader’s NHL Mock Draft.