With the 230th overall pick in the 1998 NHL entry draft, the Nashville Predators selected Karlis Skrastins. They drafted the Latvian defenceman from TPS Turku in Finland.
Yes, he was the first overall pick in the 1998 NFL Draft
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Milan Kraft -- Drafted 23rd overall
Michael Olowokandi, drafted and played for the L.A. Clippers.
Datsyuk was the Detroit Red Wings' 9th pick in the 1998 NHL Draft, chosen as the 171st overall pick in the 6th round.
He was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the first round of the 1998 NFL Draft.
Pierce, who starred at the University of Kansas, was drafted by the Boston Celtics in the first round of the 1998 draft.
Rashard Lewis was selected as the third pick in the second round of the 1998 NBA Draft, by the Seattle SuperSonics.
1998 NFL Draft - 1998 TV was released on: USA: 18 April 1998
The first five choices in the 1998 draft: 1) Pat Burrell - Phillies 2) Mark Mulder - Athletics 3) Corey Patterson - Cubs 4) Jeff Austin - Royals 5) J.D. Drew - Cardinals Click on the '1998 MLB Draft' link below to see all players drafted in 1998.
Played in Germany in 1997-98. Selected by the Milwaukee Bucks in the first round (ninth pick overall) of the 1998 NBA Draft. Draft rights traded by the Bucks with the draft rights to Pat Garrity to the Dallas Mavericks for the draft rights to Robert Traylor on 6/24/98.
Nash went to the Suns in the first round of the draft in 1996 and stayed with them until 1998. He was with the Dallas Mavericks from 1998-2004, and since 2004 he has been with the Suns again.
Hines Ward was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the third round of the 1998 NFL Draft out of the University of Georgia.
Terrell Davis, a 1995 Broncos sixth-round draft pick, has accomplished the rare feat of rushing 1,000 yards in seven games.
The first pick of the 1998 NFL draft
American basketball player Paul Pierce was selected as the tenth pick in Round 1 of the 1998 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics. And he still plays today
The 2009 season was Deshea Townsend's 12th in the NFL, all with the Pittsburgh Steelers. He was a 4th round pick of the Steelers in the 1998 NFL draft.
Brian Griese.Elway retired after the 1998 season. Brian Griese was a 3rd round draft choice of the Broncos in 1998 and took over as starter in 1999 with Bubby Brister and Chris Miller as backups.
History's Mysteries - 1998 The Civil War Draft Riots 2-9 was released on: USA: 1998
Marshall Faulk. Faulk was the starter between 1994-1998. The Colts traded Faulk to the St. Louis Rams just before the 1999 NFL draft and used their first round selection in the 1999 draft to select Edgerrin James.
He was a rookie during the 1998-99 NBA season, meaning he was drafted in the 1998 Draft.
The Round Tower - 1998 is rated/received certificates of: UK:PG