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Clayton Keller and Jakob Chychrun are the two newest members of the Arizona Coyotes! Details on a very busy night in today's edition of the Tracks.

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Coyotes News

Arizona Coyotes select Clayton Keller with the 7th overall pick in a draft surprise - Five For Howling
Arizona's first selection in the 2016 NHL Draft was a surprising one.

Red Wings trade Pavel Datsyuk and 16th overall pick to Arizona Coyotes for 20th overall, 53rd overall, and Joe Vitale - Winging It In Motown
There was a lot of question as to what Ken Holland would have to give up to move Datsyuk's $7.5 million cap hit.

Arizona Coyotes trade for #16 overall pick, select Jakob Chychrun - Five For Howling
He fell a little ways, but the Arizona Coyotes jumped up to get him.

Arizona Coyotes have site for new arena picked out | FOX Sports
The Arizona Coyotes have selected a site for their new arena but aren't ready to announce its location.

2016 NHL Draft Recap

2016 NHL Draft Results Tracker - SB Nation
Live updating picks and results for the 2016 NHL Draft.

WATCH: Leafs pick Auston Matthews 1st overall - Pension Plan Puppets
Pretty big moment for Arizona hockey.

Jesse Puljujarvi to Edmonton—Even When We Lose the Lottery, We Win the Lottery - The Copper & Blue
The Edmonton Oilers had no reason to hope they'd get one of, by far, the three best players in the draft. And they did.

Canucks Select Olli Juolevi In The First Round - Nucks Misconduct
Benning said he wanted a defenseman, so he took the best one available.

Flames officially acquire G Brian Elliott from St. Louis - Matchsticks and Gasoline
The Flames goalie search has come to a conclusion with the acquisition of Brian Elliott.

Blackhawks trade Andrew Shaw to Canadiens for No. 39 and No. 45 picks in 2016 NHL Draft - Second City Hockey
Shaw heads to Montreal.

News From Araound the Hockey World

UPDATED: Lightning re-sign forwards J.T. Brown and Cedric Paquette to two-year deals - Raw Charge
J.T. Brown enjoyed a breakout season with the Tampa Bay Lightning, registering several career highs. Paquette will continue to be another key part of the Bolts' fourth line.

Vanek Buyout an Embarrassment for Chuck Fletcher - Hockey Wilderness
The move, as noted by Graff, clears $5 million for the Wild this coming season. The following season (when Vanek would have been off the books) the Wild continue to owe $2.5 million towards the cap hit as a penalty for the move.

2 crime reports filed against Evander Kane - Die By The Blade
Kane’s in trouble again.

Capitals Acquire Lars Eller - Japers' Rink
From bleu, blanc et rouge to red, white and blue, the Caps pick up a depth center.

Yzerman 'won't close any doors' on re-signing Steven Stamkos | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Earlier in the evening, Yzerman said he "assumed" Stamkos would get to this point. What happens next with his 26-year-old captain is uncertain.

Dallas Stars Sign Defenseman Jordie Benn to Three-Year Contract Extension with Reported $1.1 Million Cap Hit - Defending Big D
The Stars locked up the elder Benn brother with a three-year contract extension days before he was set to hit unrestricted free agency.

The Final Howl

U-S-A! Record 12 Americans taken in first round of draft – ProHockeyTalk
Quite a night.