No. 7 overall NHL pick Hughes returning to Michigan

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No. 7 overall NHL pick Hughes returning to Michigan
No. 7 overall NHL pick Hughes returning to Michigan

Quinn Hughes, the No. 7 overall pick in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft, will return to Michigan to resume his college career. The Vancouver Canucks, who selected Hughes after his standout freshman season, said they support the decision. “We are in full support of Quinn's decision to continue his university career as he further develops as a hockey player and student,” said Canucks general manager Jim Benning. “He now has an opportunity to be a leader at the University of Michigan and represent Team USA at the 2019 World Junior Championship in Vancouver. These are once-in-a-lifetime experiences that will only benefit Quinn's future career.” Hughes, a defenseman, helped the Wolverines reach the Frozen

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