- Send defenseman Scott Hannan to the Sharks -
Nashville, Tenn. – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has acquired a conditional seventh-round pick in the 2013 Entry Draft in exchange for defenseman Scott Hannan. The seventh rounder changes to a sixth-round pick if Hannan appears in the playoffs.
The Predators now have 10 draft picks for the 2013 NHL Entry Draft to be held June 30 at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. – their own picks in the first, and fourth through seventh rounds, in addition Tampa Bay’s third-round pick, Toronto and Buffalo’s fourth rounder selections, the New York Rangers’ fifth-round pick and San Jose’s seventh rounder.
The Preds face off against the Blue Jackets tomorrow for a College Night, presented by Taco Bell, where college students who show their student ID at the Bridgestone Arena box office will receive special discounts. In conjunction with College Night, there will be half-price drink specials for all in attendance through the first intermission. The puck drops at 7 p.m. CT and will broadcast on FOX Sports Tennessee (Comcast channels 1675 HD, 28 SD) and 102.5 The Game. The Predators face off against the Blackhawks on Saturday at a special start time of 2 p.m. CT. Limited tickets for both games are still available and may be purchased at the Bridgestone Arena Box Office, by visiting nashvillepredators.com or by calling 615-770-7800.