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#LoseforHughes is in full effect. I just never imagined my Blackhawks or even the Kings would be honing in on the next young stud.
It's been an upside-down year.
Jack Hughes is the next one. And right now, both the Kings and Hawks have the best shot at having the lottery balls fall in their favor.
Hughes headlines the Team USA roster for the World Juniors. The 17-year-old has nine goals and 45 points in just 23 games for the U.S. National Development program.
And his 16 points in just four games at last month's U18 Four Nations tourney in the Czech Republic made him tourney MVP.
But the Kings? The Hawks? I don't think anyone would have named them as the NHL's worst before the season began. And maybe they won't be in that class by year-end.
But maybe they will.
Jack Hughes is pivot that skates and handles the puck like Patrick Kane. He creates offense out of thin