Podcast #275: Rutgers Football Recruiting; NJ Devils Player Movement and The Knicks

Matt Loughlin and Steve Tichenor dig into some good news on the recruiting front for the Rutgers Scarlet Knights, discuss some of the player acquisition moves made by the NJ Devils and give their thoughts on the NY Knicks situation.

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With The Number One Pick In The 2017 Draft, The Devils Select…

 

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Nico Hischier (left); Nolan Patrick (right). Photo: qmjhl.ca

By Matt Loughlin

That’s what its fan base has been wondering since the night of April 29th when the Devils won the NHL draft lottery. Moving from fifth to first meant the Devils would have their pick of the litter but from a draft pool that does not have a generational player at the top (see McDavid, Connor, 2015 1OA, 2017 league MVP). The debate has centered around two players: Nolan Patrick and Nico Hischier. 

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