Bruins select center John Beecher with 30th pick in 2019 NHL Draft


The Bruins selected center John Beecher with the 30th overall pick in the 2019 NHL Draft on Friday night.

Beecher, a 6-foot-3, 210-pounder, had 15 goals and 43 points for the US NTDP last season. The 18-year-old earned a bronze medal with Team USA at the 2019 U18 World Junior Championship, recording three goals and one assist in seven games. He earned a gold medal at the 2018 U17 World Hockey Championship, scoring one goal in six games.

Beecher committed to the University of Michigan for 2019-20.

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