Saturday, June 25, 2011
LIVE Draft Day 2 Coverage - Your Canadiens
After a slow start with little movement, Day 1 of the NHL draft turned into quite the exciting affair. See our full recap of the day HERE.
Today we'll bring you coverage of all the Montreal Canadiens draft picks, as well as any player trades that occur. So keep a browser open to this very page and check back with the Refresh button!
Here is a list of Habs picks today (for the time being):
3rd round, 78th overall. - traded for picks #97 and 108.
4th round, 97th overall. - Josiah Didier, D, Cedar Rapids, USHL
4th round, 108th overall. - Olivier Archambault, LW, Val d'Or, QMJHL
4th round, 113th overall. - Magnus Nygren, D, Farjestad, Sweden
5th round, 138th overall. - Darren Dietz, D, Saskatoon, WHL
6th round, 168th overall. - Daniel Pribyl, C, Sparta Jr., Czech Republic
7th round, 198th overall. - Colin Sullivan, D, Avon Old Farms, USHL
CONFIRMED TRANSACTIONS TODAY
- Calgary Flames trade Robyn Regehr, Ales Kotalik, and a 2nd round pick in 2012 for Bobby Butler and Paul Byron.
- Calgary Flames sign Alex Tanguay to a 5 year contract worth $3.5M per season.
- Ottawa Senators acquire Nikita Filatov from the Columbus Blue Jackets for the 66th overall selection.
- New York Rangers trade Evgeny Grachev to the St. Louis Blues for the 72nd overall pick.
- New York Islanders trade Bruno Gervais to the Tampa Bay Lightning for future considerations.