Screaming Eagles and Foreurs swap 2016 picks


The Cape Breton Screaming Eagles and Val-d’Or Foreurs made a trade involving draft picks for the 2016 Quebec Major Junior Hockey League Entry Draft.

The Screaming Eagles sent a fifth-round pick in 2016 to the Foreurs in exchange for a 12th-round pick, orginally owned by Cape Breton, in 2016.

This year’s QMJHL Entry Draft will take place on Saturday in Sherbrooke, Que.

Watch The Q News for coverage of this year’s draft starting at 8 a.m. EST.