2006-Erik Johnson, St. Louis, d, U.S. National Under-18 (NTDP).
2005-Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh, f, Rimouski (QMJHL).
2004-Alexander Ovechkin, Washington, lw, Moscow Dynamo (Russia).
2003-Marc-Andre Fleury, Pittsburgh, G, Cape Breton (QMJHL).
2002-Rick Nash, Columbus, LW, London (OHL).
2001-Ilya Kovalchuk, Atlanta, C, Spartak (Russia).
2000-Rick DiPietro, N.Y. Islanders, G, Boston University (NCAA).
1999-Patrik Stefan, Atlanta, C, Long Beach (IHL).
1998-Vincent Lecavalier, Tampa Bay, C, Rimouski (QMJHL).
1997-Joe Thornton, Boston, C, Sault Ste. Marie (OHL).
1996-Chris Phillips, Ottawa, D, Prince Albert (WHL).
1995-Bryan Berard, Ottawa, D, Detroit (OHL).
1994-Ed Jovanovski, Florida, D, Windsor (OHL).
1993-Alexandre Daigle, Ottawa, C, Victoriaville (QMJHL).
1992-Roman Hamrlik, Tampa Bay, D, ZPS Zin (Czech).
1991-Eric Lindros, Quebec, C, Oshawa (OHL).
1990-Owen Nolan, Quebec, RW, Cornwall (OHL).
1989-Mats Sundin, Quebec, RW, Nacka (Sweden).
1988-Mike Modano, Minnesota, C, Prince Albert (WHL).
1987-Pierre Turgeon, Buffalo, C, Granby (QMJHL).
1986-Joe Murphy, Detroit, C, Michigan State.
1985-Wendel Clark, Toronto, LW-D, Saskatoon (WHL).
1984-Mario Lemieux, Pittsburgh, C, Laval (QMJHL).
1983-Brian Lawton, Minnesota, C, Mount St. Charles HS.
1982-Gord Kluzak, Boston, D, Billings (WHL).
1981-Dale Hawerchuk, Winnipeg, C, Cornwall (QMJHL).
1980-Doug Wickenheiser, Montreal, C, Regina (WHL).
1979-Rob Ramage, Colorado, D, London (OHL).
1978-Bobby Smith, Minnesota, C, Ottawa (OHL).
1977-Dale McCourt, Detroit, C, St. Catharines (OHL).
1976-Rick Green, Washington, D, London (OHL).
1975-Mel Bridgman, Philadelphia, C, Victoria (WHL).
1974-Greg Joly, Washington, D, Regina (WHL).
1973-Denis Potvin, N.Y. Islanders, D, Ottawa (OHL).
1972-Bill Harris, N.Y. Islanders, RW, Toronto (OHL).
1971-Guy Lafleur, Montreal, RW, Quebec (QMJHL).
1970-Gilbert Perreault, Buffalo, C, Montreal (OHL).
1969-Rejean Houle, Montreal, LW, Montreal (OHL).
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