What: The 2016 NHL Entry Draft, Rounds 2-7
Where: First Niagara Center, Buffalo, New York
When: Saturday, June 25, 10:00 A.M. EST
How to Watch: Rounds 2-7 will air live on the NHL Network all day Saturday
When does Columbus pick?
The Blue Jackets are slated to pick 4th in round 2, 5th in round 3, 5th in round 6, and 5th in round 7. As of this writing, the team does not have picks in rounds 4 and 5 of the 2016 Entry Draft.
What if I can’t watch the draft because I don’t have the NHL Network?
Keep it locked to the Cannon all day long, where we will be announcing picks as they happen, along with brief scouting reports of each player as they become available.
What about the expansion draft next year?
An analysis of that is forthcoming early next week, including a summary of the rules and the contracts of the players who must be protected. Hang in there!
How has the draft turned out?
Second Round: Andrew Peeke
Third Round: Vitaly Abramov
Sixth Round: Peter Thome