The Devils signed Nico Hischier to a three-year entry-level contract.
The Devils select Nico Hischier with the No.1 pick in the 2017 NHL Draft.
Hischier rose up prospect rankings in 2017 by dazzling in the QMJHL. Hischier has a very high skill level and competes on every shift. After coming over from Switzerland, Hischier posted 38 goals and 48 assists (86 assists) in just 57 games with the Halifax Mooseheads.