FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
GLENDALE, ARIZONA -- The Arizona Coyotes announced today that the franchise now owns the 14th overall selection at the 2019 NHL Draft following this evening's NHL Draft lottery in Toronto. In addition to selecting 14th overall, the Coyotes own picks in the second, third, fourth, sixth and seventh rounds. The 2019 NHL Draft will take place at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia on June 21-22.
This marks the second time in Coyotes history and the third time in franchise history (Bobby Dollas - 1983, Patrick DesRochers - 1998) that the club has owned the 14th overall selection in the NHL Draft.
Notable No. 14 picks selected in the NHL Draft since 2007 include Charlie McAvoy (2016), Jake DeBrusk (2015), Alexander Wennberg (2013), Zemgus Girgensons (2012), Jamie Oleksiak (2011), Jaden Schwartz (2010) and Kevin Shattenkirk (2007).
The Coyotes will have eight selections in the 2019 NHL Entry Draft. The following is a complete list of the Draft choices the Coyotes currently own:
1st Round: 1 Draft choice
2nd Round: 1 Draft choice
3rd Round: 2 Draft choices (CHI)*
4th Round: 1 Draft choice
6th Round: 2 Draft choices (CBJ, PIT)^
7th Round: 1 Draft choice
*Acquired from Chicago with Jordan Oesterle, Vinnie Hinostroza and the contract of Marian Hossa in exchange for Andrew Campbell, Marcus Kruger, Jordan Maletta, Mackenzie Entwistle and a 2019 fifth round draft choice on July 12, 2018
^Acquired from Columbus with Jacob Graves in exchange for Ryan MacInnis on July 18, 2018
^Acquired from Pittsburgh with Josh Archibald and Sean Maguire in exchange for Michael Leighton and a 2019 fourth round draft choice (MIN) on December 19, 2017
The Coyotes are currently accepting deposits for 2019-20 season tickets. For more information, please visit ArizonaCoyotes.com or call 480-563-PUCK.