how do you say he was drafted in french
You have to be scouted and if you are good you will be drafted to an nhl team
there is an entry draft which i believe only allows you to 20 or younger to get drafted into the NHL
yes it is
No, he was drafted into the NHL.
He is a free agent
Jay North by the Buffalo Sabres
Wayne Gretzky was never drafted. He had a WHA contract with the Indianapolis Racers. In 1979 when the WHA merged with the NHL the NHL team associated was allowed to keep 2 players from their WHA team. Gretzky was obviously a choice for Edmonton and was therefore never drafted into the NHL.