Friday, June 15, 2012
GLENDALE, ARIZONA – The Phoenix Coyotes will partner with Bud Light & 18 Degrees Neighborhood Grill at the Ice Den to host the 2012 NHL Entry Draft Viewing Party on Friday, June 22. The Coyotes currently own the 27th overall selection in the first round.
Hockey fans throughout the Valley can watch the 2012 NHL Entry Draft from the CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, PA beginning at 4 p.m. P.D.T. at 18 Degrees Neighborhood Grill, located inside the Ice Den (9375 East Bell Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85260).
Several food and drink specials will be available throughout the evening including: the entire Happy Hour menu, $2.75 Bud Light pints, $2.75 Michelob Ultra pints, $7 BBQ Pork Riblets with fries and $7 chili cheese fries.
Coyotes radio play-by-play announcer Bob Heethuis and radio host Luke Lapinski will emcee the 2012 Draft Party, providing detailed analysis throughout the evening. The Paw Patrol will also be on hand to give away raffle prizes, including some autographed merchandise.
In addition, team sales representatives will be in attendance for fans to learn and ask questions about 2012-13 Phoenix Coyotes season ticket packages.
First round coverage of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft will be shown in its entirety on the NBC Sports Network on Friday, June 22 beginning at 4 p.m. P.D.T. Rounds two through seven will begin at 7 a.m. P.D.T. on Saturday, June 23, and will be shown on the NHL Network. For complete coverage of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, fans can visit PhoenixCoyotes.com.