This slideshow shows you the top five players that have been surprisingly spectacular in their time in the NHL, but were still not drafted until late in the first round. These are players that were never expected to shine as much as they have in the NHL.
These are the players that were projected to go 20th to 30th but turned out top players in the NHL. These are the players that make the teams that had the top 15 picks regret their choices.
These are the NHL's top five first round 'steals' from the last decade of hockey.