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NHL news: Watch as the Devils’ Nico Hischier scores first NHL goal

Today’s NHL news: Nico Hischier – the first overall pick in the 2017 draft – started his NHL career off in style with a highlight goal in the New Jersey Devil’s first preseason game Monday night. Watch as the 18-year-old splits two defenders, dekes goaltender Vitek Vanecek and deposits the puck in the back of the net.

Mirco Mueller, Stefan Noesen, Kyle Palmieri also scored for New Jersey as they defeated the Washington Capitals 4-1.

For more from New Jersey, check out these Devils related posts: New Jersey Devils re-sign Severson, New Jersey Devils sign Will Butcher and New Jersey Devils sign Drew Stafford.

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