Hughes on playing in WHC: The most important lessons I learned were off the ice
- Jack Hughes embracing ‘competition’ against Kaapo Kakko to be top draft pick
- On media day at the NHL Scouting Combine, Jack Hughes made his intentions clear: he wants to be a Devil
- Projected first overall pick Jack Hughes joins Gino Reda to talk about how the most important lessons he learned were off the ice, how long he thinks it will take for him to adjust to the NHL, and discusses how much he has been paying attention to Kaapo Kakko.
- Jack Hughes has had the distinction of being the top prospect in the 2019 NHL Draft for so long, there aren’t many new positive things you can say about him.
- The spotlight is slightly brighter on Hughes this week without Kakko at the combine.
- The Finnish star did not attend after a gold-medal World Championship victory with Finland, so it is left up to Hughes to navigate the Hughes versus Kakko questions.
Jack Hughes, why should you be the No. 1 pick of the 2019 NHL Draft? He answered that question and more on the latest edition of NHL Draft Class presented by adidas. Listen here: https://t.co/DvwLdtYf1f pic.twitter.com/F9IsCIIyvt
— Adam Kimelman (@NHLAdamK) May 31, 2019
What does success mean to top prospect Jack Hughes?
A Stanley Cup. pic.twitter.com/u5Fhy3Js10
— New Jersey Devils (@NJDevils) May 30, 2019