Devils Select Jack Hughes First Overall In 2019 NHL Draft
Hughes, 18, recorded 48 points (12 goals, 36 assists) in 24 games with the United States National Team Development Program this past season in the United States Hockey League. The Orlando, FL native also had 20 points (nine goals, 11 assists) and captured a bronze medal for the United States at the U18 World Championship. Hughes also represented the United States at the World Junior Championship and World Championship.
The NHL Entry Draft continues tomorrow at 1 p.m. ET and the New Jersey Devils have the following picks: