Luke Hughes

New Jersey Devils logo
Age 20 Sep 9, 2003
Defense shoots left
6'2" 188 cm
183 lbs 83 kg
ELC Signing Age 19
Waivers Signing Age 19
UFA Year 2030
Agent Pat Brisson
Draft Year 2021
Drafted Overall 4
Draft Round 1
Draft Team New Jersey Devils logo

Transaction History
Mar 1, 2024 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes logged a pair of power-play assists and three shots on goal in Friday's 4-3 loss to the Anaheim Ducks.
Feb 13, 2024 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes notched an assist and four shots on goal in Tuesday's 4-2 win over the Nashville Predators.
Jan 3, 2024 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes provided a power-play assist in Wednesday's 6-3 win over the Washington Capitals.
Dec 30, 2023 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes scored a goal in a 5-2 loss to the Boston Bruins on Saturday.
Dec 29, 2023 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes collected a goal and two assists in a 6-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Friday.
Dec 5, 2023 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes scored a power-play goal in Tuesday's 6-5 win over the Vancouver Canucks.
Nov 30, 2023 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes scored the game-winning goal Thursday in overtime in a 4-3 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.
Nov 17, 2023 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes garnered a pair of assists versus the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday.
Nov 14, 2023 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes notched an assist and two blocked shots in Tuesday's 6-3 loss to the Winnipeg Jets.
Oct 30, 2023 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes logged a pair of assists in Sunday's 4-3 win over the Minnesota Wild.
Oct 27, 2023 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes logged a pair of assists and four shots on goal in Friday's 5-4 win over the Buffalo Sabres.
Oct 25, 2023 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes posted an assist and two shots on goal in Wednesday's 6-4 loss to the Washington Capitals.
Oct 20, 2023 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes was good for a power-play goal in Friday's 5-4 OT win against the New York Islanders.
May 8, 2023 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes recorded a pair of assists in 14:28 of ice time in Sunday's 8-4 win over the Carolina Hurricanes.
May 6, 2023 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes will make his NHL playoff debut in Game 3 on Sunday versus Carolina, Amanda Stein of the New Jersey Devils' official site reports.
Apr 13, 2023 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes logged an assist and scored the winning goal in Thursday's 5-4 overtime win over the Washington Capitals.
Apr 11, 2023 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes will make his NHL debut Tuesday versus Buffalo.
Apr 8, 2023 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes signed a three-year, entry-level contract with New Jersey on Saturday.
Mar 3, 2023 New Jersey Devils | GM Tom Fitzpatrick said on Friday that Luke Hughes will join the New Jersey Devils once the University of Michigan's season is complete, Amanda Stein of the New Jersey Devils' official site reports.
Jul 23, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Luke Hughes | Hughes was drafted fourth overall by the New Jersey Devils at the 2021 NHL Draft on Friday.
2023-2024 Regular Season Stats

Luke Hughes
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
New Jersey Devils New Jersey Devils logo 61 8 23 31 -21 20 985 44.90 52.90 0.30 55.80 3.90 0.12 0.55
Luke Hughes Stats by Elite Prospects Luke Hughes Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2012-2013 Toronto Bulldogs Brick Invitational 6 2 0 2 2 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2018-2019 Little Caesars 15U AAA 15U AAA 71 22 61 83 0
2018-2019 Team Kelly USA-S15 4 0 3 3 0
2018-2019 Little Caesars 15U AAA OHL Cup 6 3 1 4 2
2019-2020 U.S. National U17 Team NTDP 48 7 21 28 10
2019-2020 USNTDP Juniors USHL 28 4 9 13 6
2019-2020 USA U17 WHC-17 6 1 3 4 0
Draft Yr 2020-2021 U.S. National U18 Team NTDP 38 6 28 34 14
Draft Yr 2020-2021 USNTDP Juniors USHL 18 4 11 15 8
2021-2022 Univ. of Michigan NCAA 41 17 22 39 10
2021-2022 USA U20 WJC-20 Cancelled 1 0 0 0 0
2021-2022 USA WC 10 1 3 4 0
2021-2022 USA U20 WJC-20 5 1 5 6 0
2022-2023 Univ. of Michigan NCAA 39 10 38 48 26
2022-2023 USA U20 WJC-20 7 4 1 5 2
2022-2023 New Jersey Devils NHL 2 1 1 2 0 31 33.30 59.20 8.80 60.40 9.50 1.96 Playoffs 3 0 2 2 0
2023-2024 New Jersey Devils NHL 61 8 23 31 20 985 44.90 52.90 0.30 55.80 3.90 0.12 0.55
Luke Hughes Stats by Elite Prospects | Luke Hughes Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team New Jersey Devils logo
Signing Date April 8, 2023
Agent Pat Brisson
Qualifying Offer on Expiry $874,125
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,775,000 1.11% of cap space
2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Cap Hit $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
RFA
AAV $1,850,000 $1,850,000 $1,850,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $925,000 $1,850,000
Base Salary $832,500 $832,500 $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Minors Salary $80,000 $80,000 $80,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out

Contract History