Courtesy of the New Jersey Devils Newark, NJ – The New Jersey Devils today signed the first-overall pick in the 2017 NHL Draft, Nico Hischier, to the maximum three-year, entry-level contract for salary ($925,000 AAV) and performance bonuses. The announcement was made by Devils’ Executive Vice President/General Manager Ray Shero. Hischier was selected first overall […]
In this week’s Q&A, Ken Daneyko dissects the Devils’ decision to pick Nico Hischier over Nolan Patrick, looks ahead to free agency and talks about a former teammate entering the Hockey Hall of Fame. MSGNetworks.com: There’s only one place to begin – the Devils‘ selection of Nico Hischier as the first pick of the 2017 NHL […]
The Devils, Rangers and Sabres all had picks in the first round of the 2017 NHL Draft. Learn more about who they selected. DEVILS With the first overall pick in the 2017 NHL Draft, the New Jersey Devils selected dynamic Swiss center Nico Hischier. Listed at 6-foot-1 and 178 pounds by NHL.com, Hischier became the first […]
By: Leo Scaglione Jr., Pinch-Hitting For the Maven For weeks — if not months — the debate has raged. Nolan Patrick or Nico Hischier, with Gabe Vilardi galloping strong in third place. [Patrick vs. Hischier: Comparing The Important Stuff] This was all about Devils General Manager Ray Shero and his First Round pick in the Entry […]
Nolan Patrick or Nico Hischier? That’s the decision the Devils face with the No. 1 pick in the 2017 NHL Draft? Make your voice heard in the poll below!
It’s going to be a pretty busy week for the NHL. Here’s a timeline: Sunday: Teams revealed their protected players lists that Vegas cannot draft. [Stan Fischler: A Few Surprises on Local Teams’ Protected Lists] Through Wednesday morning: Vegas works behind the scenes to finalize its roster, picking one player from every team for a total […]