VEGAS (September 29, 2017) - Vegas Golden Knights General Manager George McPhee announced today, September 29, that the team has signed defenseman Nicolas Hague to a three-year, entry level contract. Hague joined the Golden Knights for training camp before he rejoined his Ontario Hockey League team, the Mississauga Steelheads, for the 2017-18 season.
The Golden Knights drafted Hague in the second round (34th overall) of the 2017 NHL Entry Draft.
Nicolas Hague, Defenseman
Hometown: Kitchener, Ontario
Weight: 215 lbs.
Draft: Selected by the Golden Knights in the second round (34th overall) of the 2017 NHL Entry Draft
-Had 18 goals and 28 assists in 65 games played in the 2016-17 season for Mississauga
-His 18 goals ranked third amongst all defensemen in the OHL during the 2016-17 season
-His 107 penalty minutes ranked fifth in the league during the 2016-17 season
-Represented Team Canada at the U-18 World Junior Championship in 2015-16
-Attended the inaugural Vegas Golden Knights Development Camp and inaugural training camp
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