Top Player Tweets of the Week (June 28th – July 5th)

This week, the players shared their reactions to the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.

Top Player Tweets of the Week (June 28th – July 5th)

Once a year, NHL dreams come true for a selection of talented and passionate young players at the annual NHL Entry Draft. The eyes of the hockey world hone in on the young emerging talent, while current NHL players watch eagerly to see the players they will call teammates or foes in the future.

On Sunday, June 30th, in Newark, New Jersey, seasoned players shared their own draft day memories, and welcomed the new players to the league. As for the players recently drafted to their new teams, they tweeted their relief, gratitude, and excitement for what’s to come.

The prospects-turned-players revel in the moment:


Seasoned NHL players celebrate the young stars who made it and share their own Entry Draft stories: