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1979 Draft Choices Round 1
 
Year: Team: Position: Round:  
A
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
1 18 18 HFD
Ray Allison R CAN WHL Brandon Wheat Kings
B
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
1 9 9 TOR
Laurie Boschman C CAN 6' 0" 185 WHL Brandon Wheat Kings
1 8 8 BOS
Raymond Bourque D CAN 6' 0" 223 QMJHL Verdun Black Hawks
1 7 7 CHI
Keith Brown D CAN 6' 1" 192 WHL Portland Winter Hawks
F
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
1 3 3 DET
Michael Foligno R CAN 6' 2" 195 OHA Sudbury Wolves
G
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
1 4 4 WSH
Michael Gartner R CAN 6' 0" 190 WHA Cincinnati Stingers
1 20 20 QUE
Michel Goulet L CAN 6' 1" 195 WHA Birmingham Bulls
H
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
1 6 6 MNS
Craig Hartsburg D CAN OHA Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds
L
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
1 21 21 EDM
Kevin Lowe D CAN 6' 2" 200 QMJHL Quebec Remparts
M
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
1 19 19 WIN
James Mann R CAN QMJHL Sherbrooke Beavers
1 10 10 MNS
Thomas McCarthy L CAN OHA Oshawa Generals
1 15 15 BOS
Brad McCrimmon D CAN 5' 11" 197 WHL Brandon Wheat Kings
P
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
1 14 14 PHI
Brian Propp L CAN 5' 10" 195 WHL Brandon Wheat Kings
R
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
1 1 1 CLR
Rob Ramage D CAN 6' 2" 200 WHA Birmingham Bulls
1 11 11 BUF
Michael Ramsey D USA 6' 3" 195 NCAA U. of Minnesota
1 12 12 AFM
Paul Reinhart D CAN OHA Kitchener Rangers
S
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
1 13 13 NYR
Simon Sulliman L CAN OHA Kitchener Rangers
1 17 17 NYI
Duane Sutter R CAN WHL Lethbridge Broncos
T
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
1 2 2 STL
Perry Turnbull C CAN WHL Portland Winter Hawks
V
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
1 5 5 VAN
Richard Vaive R CAN 6' 1" 198 WHA Birmingham Bulls
W
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
1 16 16 LAK
Gordon Wells D CAN 6' 1" 210 OHA Kingston Canadians
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