NHL Note - New Jersey Devils Hischier, Nico

(TSX / STATS) -- C Nico Hischier, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 NHL draft, signed a maximum three-year, entry-level contract worth $925,000 per season, the Devils announced Saturday. The 18-year-old Hischier took part in a scrimmage in front of Devils' season-ticket holders on the final day of development camp at the Barnabas Health Hockey House in Newark, N.J.

Updated July 16, 2017