Jump to content

GDT: NHL Draft Lottery Thread DEVILS. #. ONE. OVER. ALL!


Recommended Posts

8 minutes ago, Nicomo said:

There’s risk with any pick. Kid is the consensus #1 for a reason though. Take him and don’t think twice. 

I like his pedigree:

Hughes comes from a family of ice hockey athletes. His older brother, Quinn, was drafted 7th overall in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft by the Vancouver Canucks. His younger brother Luke plays minor hockey for Little Caesars 15U AAA[1] and will play on the U.S. National Development U17 Team during the 2019–20 season.[14] Their father, Jim Hughes, is a former hockey player and team captain for Providence College, an assistant coach for the Boston Bruins, and the director of player development for the Toronto Maple Leafs.[15][16] His mother, Ellen, played ice hockey, lacrosse, and soccer at the University of New Hampshire and, in 2012, was inducted into the University of New Hampshire Athletics Hall of Fame.[16] She also played for the United States women's national ice hockey team, and won a silver medal at the 1992 World Championship.

28 minutes ago, Nicomo said:

Johnny Hockey says no. 

 

  • Like 1
Link to post
Share on other sites
  • Replies 352
  • Created
  • Last Reply

Top Posters In This Topic

Top Posters In This Topic

Popular Posts

Glad we didn’t lose the last game and wind up with LA’s pick.  

I can't sit still!!! Seriously people step back and think about this, we went from hoping we had a top 5 pick to getting the number 1 overall. Don't dwell on Hughes/Kakko, rejoice in that we j

Posted Images

i am going to fly under the radar here tonight without any xbox monger trying to tell me I never won a fantasy hockey league before while picking his nose on his parents' couch living in their basement...

this is gonna rule kids!

Link to post
Share on other sites
10 minutes ago, BlueSkirt said:

I like his pedigree:

Hughes comes from a family of ice hockey athletes. His older brother, Quinn, was drafted 7th overall in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft by the Vancouver Canucks. His younger brother Luke plays minor hockey for Little Caesars 15U AAA[1] and will play on the U.S. National Development U17 Team during the 2019–20 season.[14] Their father, Jim Hughes, is a former hockey player and team captain for Providence College, an assistant coach for the Boston Bruins, and the director of player development for the Toronto Maple Leafs.[15][16] His mother, Ellen, played ice hockey, lacrosse, and soccer at the University of New Hampshire and, in 2012, was inducted into the University of New Hampshire Athletics Hall of Fame.[16] She also played for the United States women's national ice hockey team, and won a silver medal at the 1992 World Championship.

 

Quinn Hughes is the name of a kid who, if he didn’t play hockey, would never have made it to school with his lunch money. 

Edited by mfitz804
  • Like 1
  • Haha 1
Link to post
Share on other sites
6 minutes ago, DevilMinder said:

I can't sit still!!!


Seriously people step back and think about this, we went from hoping we had a top 5 pick to getting the number 1 overall. Don't dwell on Hughes/Kakko, rejoice in that we just got a major bump of talent in the pipeline!

 

 

 

I mean it's a complete game changer.  I can't express it properly right now but it's..

I mean we just moved the rebuild up a couple years.  Easily.

  • Like 5
Link to post
Share on other sites
6 minutes ago, DevilMinder said:

I can't sit still!!!


Seriously people step back and think about this, we went from hoping we had a top 5 pick to getting the number 1 overall. Don't dwell on Hughes/Kakko, rejoice in that we just got a major bump of talent in the pipeline!

 

 

 

My thoughts exactly. Without the 1 or 2, it was a long dark road ahead. Fortunes reversed.

  • Like 1
Link to post
Share on other sites
8 minutes ago, DevilMinder said:

I can't sit still!!!


Seriously people step back and think about this, we went from hoping we had a top 5 pick to getting the number 1 overall. Don't dwell on Hughes/Kakko, rejoice in that we just got a major bump of talent in the pipeline!

 

 

 

You're not kidding.  For a second there I was thinking "motherfvcker, we really are going to drop all the way to 6th"    

  • Like 1
Link to post
Share on other sites
Just now, Lateralous said:

You're not kidding.  For a second there I was thinking "motherfvcker, we really are going to drop all the way to 6th"    

When they got skipped, I was 100% sure the Rangers were getting #1. Once we got into the top 3, I knew it was going to be us. 

Link to post
Share on other sites
12 minutes ago, mfitz804 said:

Quinn Hughes is the name of a kid who, if he didn’t play hockey, would never have made it to school with his lunch money. 

and is now working at Goldman Sachs taking dumps the size of you...but who is counting...

Link to post
Share on other sites
1 minute ago, mikepeluso8 said:

and is now working at Goldman Sachs taking dumps the size of you...but who is counting...

I’m not sure, is that a good thing?

Edited by mfitz804
Link to post
Share on other sites
13 minutes ago, mfitz804 said:

Quinn Hughes is the name of a kid who, if he didn’t play hockey, would never have made it to school with his lunch money. 

Just sounds like a typical Irishman to me. 

Link to post
Share on other sites
54 minutes ago, slasher72 said:

Did his lack of expression worry you? I dunno...he reminded me of Eli Manning the day the Chargers were about to draft him #1 overall. 

I think you’re looking for things to be unhappy about.

  • Like 2
Link to post
Share on other sites
3 minutes ago, devlman said:

This also makes us more attractive for free agents. Maybe we can lure the bread man and/or EK

Add those two guys, plus the #1 pick, plus extend Hall, and that’s the best offseason a team ever had. 

  • Like 2
Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, Neb00rs said:

As much as I am appreciative of us winning, I hate the Rangers so much, I almost still feel bitter that the Rangers won too.

This is so ridiculous and irrational, but I guarantee we all feel the exact same way.

  • Like 3
Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.