Nolan Pratt was selected in the 5th round, 115th overall, in the 1993 NHL Entry Draft by the Hartford Whalers.
Pratt's current scouting report from the TSN website: Is at his best when taking the body consistently and keeping his game simple. Can play on either side of the ice. Has leadership qualities.
On June 24, 2000, he was traded along with a 2000 1st round pick (Vaclav Nedorost), a 2000 2nd round pick (Jared Aulin), and Philadelphia's 2nd round pick in 2000 (Argis Saviels) to Colorado for Sandis Ozolinsh and a second round pick (Tomas Kurka).
He has won 2 Stanley Cups in 2001 with Colorado and 2004 with Tampa Bay.