NHL Draft 2020: Who the Devils chose with final picks

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Recapping the New Jersey Devils’ final selections in the 2020 NHL Draft. 

Nicolas Daws

Pick No. 84

Age: 19

Catches: Left

Position: Goalie

Height: 6-foot-4

Weight: 203 lbs

From: Munich, Germany

Skinny: Known for his positional awareness, Daws can stay deep because his size enables him to stay in front of the puck more often than not. Doesn’t give shooters much space to work with and can control rebounds.

Jaromir Pytlik

Pick No. 99

Age: 18

Shoots: Right

Position: Center

Height: 6-foot-3

Weight: 201 lbs

From: Dacice, Czech Rep.

Skinny: With impressive skating ability, puck control and finish, Pytlik can create scoring opportunities. Has excellent hockey sense and can often outmuscle defenders.

Ethan Edwards

Pick No. 120

Age: 18

Shoots: Left

Position: Defenseman

Height: 5-foot-10

Weight: 165 lbs

From: Grande Prairie, Alb.

Skinny: Best known for his skating and high-energy play, Edwards is an aggressive puck carrier and a tireless worker in the offensive zone.

Artem Shlaine

Pick No. 130

Age: 18

Shoots: Left

Position: Center

Height: 6-foot-1

Weight: 174 lbs

From: Moscow, Russia

Skinny: Possesses slick puck skills and an ability to consistently find his teammates’ tape with his passes. Has a shot that frustrates goaltenders with changes in angle, quick release points and precise placement.

Benjamin Baumgartner

Pick No. 161

Age: 20

Shoots: Left

Position: Center

Height: 5-foot-9

Weight: 165 lbs

From: Zell am See, Austria

Skinny: Has a stellar set of hands that pairs well with solid ice vision. Baumgartner can be a creative setup man and controls the flow of his offensive end work nicely.

— Scouting information from Elite Prospects and Last Word on Sports

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