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LA Kings Set to Make 8 Selections at 2017 NHL Entry Draft

Team holds No. 11 overall draft pick for this weekend's NHL Draft

by LA Kings @LAKings /

The LA Kings are scheduled to make eight selections at the 2017 NHL Draft, set for this Friday and Saturday June 23-24 at United Center in Chicago.

The first round of the annual draft is set to begin on Friday at 4 p.m. (PT), and it will be broadcast live on NBCSN. Rounds 2-7 of the draft will be held on Saturday beginning at 7 a.m. (PT), with NHL Network providing live coverage to viewers throughout North America.

Jon Rosen will provide on-site pre-draft and draft day coverage of the Kings on

The following is a list of the Kings round-by-round selections at this year's draft: 


LA Kings Draft Picks
Round 1 Pick 11
Round 2 Pick 41
Round 3 Pick 72
Round 4 Pick 103
Round 4 Pick 118
Round 5 Pick 134
Round 5 Pick 138
Round 6 Pick 165
Draft Notes
  • The Kings acquired the 118th selection (fourth-round) from Dallas in exchange for the rights to goalie Ben Bishop on May 9, 2017.
  • The Kings acquired the 138th selection (fifth-round) from Tampa Bay on February 26, 2017, as part of a trade that brought Bishop to Los Angeles in exchange for Peter Budaj, Erik Cernak and the Kings seventh-round selection in this year's draft (196th overall).

The Kings will release their 2017-18 regular season schedule in conjunction with the NHL later today. The Kings will hold their annual Development Camp June 27-30 at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo and their annual Rookie Camp is scheduled for September. An announcement with more details about Rookie Camp and Rookie Games at TSC will be announced at a later time.

Kings Training Camp begins with the first on-ice session on September 13 in El Segundo. Training Camp concludes on October 1, and the 2017-18 NHL Regular Season officially begins on October 4.

Tickets for the three Kings preseason games at STAPLES Center will go on sale later this summer. Secure your tickets before public on-sale by signing up for a Season Ticket Membership. For all Kings ticket information, call 1-888-KINGS-LA (1-888-546-4752).

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