Taking neither his captaincy nor health for granted, Nico Hischier is raring to go for a fresh season with the New Jersey Devils.
Hischier, who has about seven weeks left for his military service, will no doubt be in great shape when the 2020-21 NHL season gets underway.
The New Jersey Devils have signed centre Nico Hischier to a $50.75 million, seven-year contract extension.
It was love at first skate for Nico Hischier, but what he'd be doing instead if hockey hadn't panned out and more in his Player Q&A!
Leon Draistail, Nico Hischier, and Tobias Rieder talk about their excitement to lace up their skates at home as part of the NHL Global Series.