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1979 Draft Choices Round 3
 
Year: Team: Position: Round:  
Atlanta Flames
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 13 54 AFM
Tim Hunter R CAN 6' 2" 200 WHL Seattle Breakers
Boston Bruins
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 16 57 BOS
Keith Crowder R CAN OHA Peterborough Petes
Buffalo Sabres
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 12 53 BUF
Mark Robinson D CAN WHL Victoria Cougars
3 14 55 BUF
Jacques Cloutier G CAN 5' 7" 168 QMJHL Trois Rivieres Draveurs
Chicago Blackhawks
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 8 49 CHI
William Gardner C CAN OHA Peterborough Petes
Detroit Red Wings
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 4 45 DET
Joseph Gage R CAN 6' 0" 190 OHA Kitchener Rangers
3 5 46 DET
Boris Fistric D CAN WHL New Westminster Bruins
Edmonton Oilers
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 7 48 EDM
Mark Messier C CAN 6' 2" 211 WHA Cincinnati Stingers
Hartford Whalers
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 19 60 HFD
Donald Nachbaur C CAN WHL Billings Bighorns
Los Angeles Kings
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 9 50 LAK
John Kelly L CAN WHL New Westminster Bruins
Minnesota North Stars
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 1 42 MNS
Neal Broten C USA 5' 10" 175 NCAA U. of Minnesota
3 22 63 MNS
Kevin Maxwell C CAN NCAA U. of North Dakota
Montréal Canadiens
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 2 43 MTL
Craig Levie D CAN WHL Edmonton Oil Kings
3 3 44 MTL
Guy Carbonneau C CAN 5' 11" 186 QMJHL Chicoutimi Sagueneens
3 17 58 MTL
Richard Wamsley G CAN 5' 11" 185 OHA Brantford Alexanders
New York Islanders
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 18 59 NYI
Roland Melanson G CAN 5' 10" 185 OHA Windsor Spitfires
Philadelphia Flyers
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 15 56 PHI
Lindsay Carson C CAN WHL Billings Bighorns
Pittsburgh Penguins
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 11 52 PIT
Bennett Wolf D CAN OHA Kitchener Rangers
Quebec Nordiques
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 21 62 QUE
Lee Norwood D USA 6' 1" 198 OHA Oshawa Generals
Toronto Maple Leafs
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 10 51 TOR
Normand Aubin C CAN QMJHL Verdun Black Hawks
Vancouver Canucks
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 6 47 VAN
Ken Ellacott G CAN OHA Peterborough Petes
Winnipeg Jets (1979)
Round Pick Overall Team Player Pos Country Ht Wt Amateur League Amateur Team
3 20 61 WIN
William Whelton D USA NCAA Boston University

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