SAN JOSE, CA - MAY 20: A general view of warm-up prior to Game Three of the Western Conference Finals between the Vancouver Canucks and the San Jose Sharks during the 2011 Stanley Cup Playoffs at HP Pavilion on May 20, 2011 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)
The 2012 NHL Draft begins Friday night. The San Jose Sharks pick 17th in Round 1.
The 2012 NHL Draft begins at 7:00p.m. EST (4:00p.m. PST) Friday night in Pittsburgh, PA. The Edmonton Oilers have the first overall pick and the San Jose Sharks select 17th in the first round. Complete Round 1 order as well as television coverage information for all seven rounds is below.
Round 1: NBC Sports Network starting Friday, June 22 at 7:00p.m. EST (4:00p.m. MST)
Rounds 2-7: NHL Network starting Saturday, June 23 at 10:00a.m. EST (7:00a.m. MST)
1. Edmonton Oilers
12. Buffalo Sabres
13. Dallas Stars
14. Calgary Flames
15. Ottawa Senators
16. Washington Capitals
17. San Jose Sharks
19. Tampa Bay Lightning (from Detroit Red Wings)
21. Buffalo Sabres (from Nashville Predators)
23. Florida Panthers
24. Boston Bruins
25. St. Louis Blues
27. Phoenix Coyotes
28. New York Rangers
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