The Tucson Roadrunners, owned and operated by the Arizona Coyotes, teamed with ESPN Tucson (104.9 FM, 1490 AM) to host an NHL Draft Party at the Tucson Arena on Friday, July 23 from 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
The event was free to the public as the team invited everyone to bring bottled water for the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona. The team collected over 1,100 bottles of water.
The Arizona Coyotes acquired the 9th overall pick and selected Dylan Guenther.
Other fun and games were available during the party.
About the Roadrunners
Entering their sixth season owned and operated by the Arizona Coyotes as their AHL affiliate, the Roadrunners have welcomed over 500,000 fans to cheer them on at Tucson Convention Center since 2016. As proud members of the Southern Arizona community, the Roadrunners and Roadrunners Give Back, a branch of the Arizona Coyotes Foundation, take pride in supporting all community organizations with donations, volunteerism and public appearances by: Executives, Coaches, Players and the team’s Mascot Dusty. On the ice, the Roadrunners have secured Pacific Division Championships in two of their first four seasons. 38 players since 2016 have dressed in games for both the Roadrunners and Coyotes.