Canucks acquire Francis Perron, 2019 seventh-round pick from Sharks


Tom Pyatt, as a member of the Ottawa Senators, and Columbus Blue Jackets' Zach Werenski chase the puck on Monday, Dec. 31, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (Jay LaPrete/AP)

The Vancouver Canucks have traded forward Tom Pyatt and a sixth-round pick to the San Jose Sharks for Francis Perron and a seventh-round selection.

Both Perron and Pyatt spent last season in the American Hockey League.

The NHL draft kicked off in Vancouver on Friday night, with the New Jersey Devils taking American forward Jack Hughes first overall.

The Canucks took Russian forward Vasily Podkolzin with the 10th pick.

June 22, 2019 - 3:10 pm ET
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