Jack played for the USA Hockey NTDP Under-18 Team during the 2018-19 season before being drafted first overall by the New Jersey Devils in the 2019 NHL Draft. This jersey was worn by Jack on. March 22 and March 23, 2019 during Military Appreciation weekend at USA Hockey Ice Arena in Plymouth, Michigan. The USA Under-18 Team took to the ice wearing this unique 98 Throwback Salute To Heroes Jersey while facing the Des Moines Buccaneers. Team USA defeated the Buccaneers, 7-3, on March 22, and 7-4 on March 23.
Hughes recorded a goal and an assist on March 22 and a goal and an assist on March 23. One set of 98 Throwback Salute To Heroes Game-Worn Jerseys were produced and worn in the two games. This jersey was manufactured by SP Apparel.The jersey was collected after the games by Team USA's equipment staff. Hughes signed this jersey after the second game. This white w/C jersey, a Size 56, has been registered in the USA Hockey-MeiGray Game-Worn Authentication Program as number USA02280. This jersey has been security-tagged with an individually serial-numbered USA Hockey-MeiGray Authentication Program inventory tag. Signed by the executive director of USA Hockey and the president of Meigray is included with this jersey. The USA Hockey-MeiGray Game-Worn Authentication Program offers game-used and autographed items from the Men's and Women's U. Olympic Teams, Men's and Women's U. Teams that have competed in the World Junior Championships, and more. The MeiGray Group is the world's leading authenticator of, and source for, game-worn hockey jerseys. Company is partners with 8 of the 31 NHL teams, and the ECHL. Will Hughes be better than Wayne Gretzky, Sidney Crosby, Bobby Orr, Alexander Ovechkin, Gordie Howe, Auston Matthews or Connor McDavid? Can you imagine what this jersey would be worth if he becomes the #1 player in the NHL and wins the Stanley Cup in NJ?
The item "Jack Hughes Game Used Worn USA Hockey Signed Jersey Devils #1 NHL Draft Rookie" is in sale since Friday, December 6, 2019. This item is in the category "Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop\Game Used Memorabilia\Hockey-NHL\Jerseys". The seller is "bhr0120" and is located in Novi, Michigan. This item can be shipped worldwide.