The following is a list of all of the trades made during the 2012 NHL Draft:
Chicago Blackhawks trade their 4th round pick (#109 – F Christophe Lalancette) to the San Jose Sharks for a 2012 7th round pick (#191 – G Brandon Whitney) and a 4th round pick in 2013.
The following deals involved NHL players:
Before the draft, the Tampa Bay Lightning acquired G Anders Lindback, F Kyle Wilson and a 2012 7th round pick (#202 – F Nikita Gusev) from the Nashville Predators for two 2nd round picks (#37 – F Pontus Aberg and #50 – C Colton Sissons), a 3rd round pick in 2013 and G Sebastian Caron.
Before the draft, the Columbus Blue Jackets acquired G Sergei Bobrovsky from the Philadelphia Flyers for three draft picks: a 2nd (#45 – G Anthony Stolarz) and 4th (#117 – F Taylor Leier) in 2012 as well as a 4th round pick in 2013.
Pittsburgh Penguins trade F Jordan Staal to the Carolina Hurricanes for F Brandon Sutter, D Brian Dumoulin and the 8th overall pick in the 2012 Draft (D Derrick Pouliot).
Pittsbugh Penguins trade D Zbynek Michalek to the Phoenix Coyotes for D Harrison Ruopp, G Marc Cheverie and a 3rd round pick in the 2012 Draft (#81 – C Oskar Sundqvist).
Anaheim Ducks trade D Lubomir Visnovsky to the New York Islanders for a 2nd round pick in 2013.
Dallas Stars trade C Mike Ribeiro to the Washington Capitals for C Cody Eakin and a 2nd round pick in the 2012 Draft (#54 – C Mike Winther).
Boston Bruins trade the RFA rights to F Benoit Pouliot to the Tampa Bay Lightning for F Michel Ouellet and a 5th round pick in the 2012 Draft (#131 – C Seth Griffith).
Toronto Maple Leafs trade the RFA rights to G Jonas Gustavsson to the Winnipeg Jets for a conditional 7th round pick in 2013.
These trades involved exclusively draft picks:
Florida Panthers traded a 7th round pick in 2013 to the Nashville Predators for a 7th round pick in the 2012 Draft.
Los Angeles Kings traded a 7th round pick in 2012 to the Dallas Stars for a 7th round pick in 2013.