Screaming Eagles and Phoenix swap 2017 draft picks


The Cape Breton Screaming Eagles and Sherbrooke Phoenix swapped a pair of draft picks for the 2017 Quebec Major Junior Hockey League Entry Draft.

The Screaming Eagles sent a fourth-round pick, originally owned by Sherbrooke, in 2017 to the Phoenix in exchange for a second-round pick at the 2017 QMJHL Entry Draft.

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.