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Bruins to Have Six Picks at 2017 NHL Draft

Boston's first-round pick is 18th overall

by Eric Russo @NHLBruins / BostonBruins.com

BOSTON - The Boston Bruins will have six picks in next weekend's NHL Entry Draft in Chicago. The first round is set for Friday, June 23 (7 p.m. ET; NBCSN), while Rounds 2-7 will take place Saturday, June 24 (10 a.m. ET; NHL Network).

Here is a rundown of the Bruins' draft order:

Round 1

18th Overall

Round 2

53rd Overall - Pick acquired from Edmonton Oilers as compensation for Oilers signing Peter Chiarelli as General Manager

Round 3

No Pick

Round 4

111th Overall

Round 5

No Pick

Round 6

173rd Overall

Round 7

195th Overall - Pick acquired from Florida Panthers for 2016 seventh-round pick

204th Overall

  • Boston's natural second-round pick (49th overall) was traded to New Jersey with a 2016 fourth-round pick for Lee Stempniak on Feb. 29, 2016.
  • The Bruins' natural third-round pick (80th overall) was traded to Philadelphia for Zac Rinaldo on June 29, 2015.
  • Boston's natural fifth-round pick (142nd overall) was traded to Carolina with a 2016 third-round pick for John-Michael Liles on Feb. 29, 2016
  • The New Jersey Devils hold this year's first overall pick. For the full 2017 NHL Draft order, click here.
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