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Drama front and center at NHL draft

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 01 / 23 / 17

When Brian Lawton’s name was called as the No. 1 pick in the 1983 NHL draft by Minnesota, he was cheered by a packed crowd at the Montreal Forum and was able to shake hands and spend time with every member of the North Stars’ scouting staff that played a role in selecting him. When Mi...

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