1997 Draft Choices
 
Year: Team: Position: Round:  
Canada
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
1 15 15 LAK
Matt Zultek C CAN 6' 4" 222 OHL Ottawa 67's
2 3 29 LAK
Scott Barney C CAN 6' 4" 225 OHL Peterborough Petes
4 19 99 LAK
Sean Blanchard D CAN 5' 11" 201 OHL Ottawa 67's
6 3 137 LAK
Richard Seeley D CAN 6' 2" 217 WHL Prince Albert Raiders
6 16 150 LAK
Jeff Katcher D CAN 6' 4" 195 WHL Brandon Wheat Kings
9 3 220 LAK
Konrad Brand D CAN 6' 2" 200 WHL Medicine Hat Tigers
Finland
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
1 3 3 LAK
Olli Jokinen C FIN 6' 3" 215 FNL HIFK Helsinki
United States
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
4 3 83 LAK
Joe Corvo D USA 6' 0" 204 NCAA Western Michigan University
8 3 193 LAK
Jay Kopischke L USA 6' 3" 210 USHL North Iowa Huskies