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June 22, 2012 9:02 pm

Multimedia look at Tanner Pearson

Tanner Pearson, the Kings’ first-round draft pick tonight, will be eligible to play in the American Hockey League next season or could return to the Ontario Hockey League for an over-age season. I’ll have some quotes posted shortly from Pearson and from Mike Futa, the Kings’ co-director of amateur scouting, who has kept tabs on Pearson for the past two years. First, here’s a couple articles and videos about Pearson, who is recovering from a broken leg he suffered in March. Pearson said he would be at full strength for the start of Kings training camp in September…

Broken leg ends season for Barrie’s Pearson (

2012 NHL Draft Profile: Tanner Pearson (New England Hockey Journal)

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