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Twitter reacts to Golden Knights’ three first-round draft picks

Vegas stood pat and did not try to trade up. Here’s what the Twittersphere thought about it.

2017 NHL Draft - Round One
Cody Glass celebrates after being selected sixth overall by the Vegas Golden Knights during the 2017 NHL Draft at the United Center on June 23, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois.
Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images

The Vegas Golden Knights decided to use all three first-round picks on Friday to collect young assets for the future.

Vegas’ selections of Cody Glass (No. 6), Nick Suzuki (No. 13) and Erik Brannstrom (No. 15) came with positive results. The Golden Knights finally have rookies to go with their expansion draft roster. Vegas will have 10 more picks tomorrow for rounds 2-7.

But this is a historic day for the Golden Knights franchise, and Twitter was abuzz after Vegas made its first three draft picks.