The New Jersey Devils, who selected Jack Hughes first overall at Friday night's NHL Draft, will introduce him at a press conference at Prudential Center on Tuesday, June 25 at 11:00 a.m.
The event will be emceed by Kevin Weekes, NHL Network Host/Analyst. Hughes will be joined by Josh Harris, Managing Partner, Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment and Ray Shero, Devils Executive Vice President and General Manager.
Following the media event, Hughes will join 40 recent youth hockey graduates from the Devils Learn to Play (LTP) and Girls Only LTP program in a FUNdamental development clinic at Prudential Center's RWJBarnabas Health Hockey House. The New Jersey Devils Learn to Play initiative was developed jointly by the National Hockey League and the National Hockey League Players' Association to offer more families a chance to experience everything that makes youth hockey so rewarding. To date, the Devils LTP has introduced more than 2,500 new players to the sport of hockey.
We will have full coverage of the day on NewJerseyDevils.com.