Brendan Brisson VGK 2020 Draft pick

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- The Vegas Golden Knights drafted Brendan Brisson in the first round of the 2020 NHL Draft.

Brisson was selected 29th overall and played in the USHL with the Chicago Steel. The first round pick is from California and will play college hockey at Michigan. 

According to the Golden Knights, Brisson recorded 59 points (24 G, 34 A) to go with 50 penalty minutes in 45 games for the Chicago Steel (USHL) during the 2019-20 season. During his 2018-19 campaign with the Green Bay Gamblers (USHL), Brisson finished with one goal in six games.

He is slated to play the 2020-21 season at the University of Michigan.

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