BOSTON, MA – Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli will host a conference call Monday, June 18 at 11:00 a.m. ET prior to the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. Call-in details can be found below. Chiarelli will also be available to media at the Westin Convention Center in Pittsburgh on Friday, June 22 at 2:00 p.m. in the Executive Boardroom on the 26th floor (1000 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222). The Bruins Communications Staff will post audio of both the call and media availability, along with transcripts, on the team’s media website shortly after each concludes (www.bostonbruins.com/media).
The 2012 NHL Entry Draft order has been set, with the Bruins owning the 24th overall pick in the first round and four additional draft picks coming in the third, fifth, sixth and seventh rounds. Boston’s 2012 second-round pick was traded the Toronto Maple Leafs with Joe Colborne for Tomas Kaberle on February 18, 2011, and later traded by Toronto to the Colorado Avalanche for John-Michael Liles on June 24, 2011. Boston’s fourth-round pick was traded to the Carolina Hurricanes for Joe Corvo on July 5, 2011.
The first round of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft will take place on Friday, June 22 at 7:00 p.m. ET (NBC Sports Network) at CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, with rounds 2-7 taking place on Saturday, June 23 at 8:00 a.m. ET. Media can stay updated with any daily schedule changes on media.nhl.com.
Conference Call Information
Title: Boston Bruins Conference Call
Media Toll Free Dial In #: 888-778-8904
Conference Call ID/ Passcode: 5616264
Time: 11:00 a.m. ET on Monday, June 18