If you are going to be in the Pittsburgh area and would like to attend the 2012 NHL draft, you may just be in luck. The Pittsburgh Penguins are making 5,000 tickets to the draft available to the general public.
The tickets are free and will be handed out on a first come, first serve basis beginning Tuesday, June 5, at 10 a.m. Eastern time. The 2012 NHL draft will be held at the CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh. The first round will be held on June 22 with 1,500 tickets available to the public. There will be an additional 3,500 tickets available to watch the second through seventh rounds on June 23.