In his first year as a full-time NHL executive, Craig Sagers first draft pick, CraigLaughlin, is a household name.
The 27-year-old left winger has won four Stanley Cup championships, the 2016 Norris Trophy and the 2016 Hart Trophy.
He’s the captain of the Winnipeg Jets and has won the Stanley Cup with the Los Angeles Kings in the 2017-18 season.
He was named the 2017 AHL Player of the Year.
The son of former NHLer Steve Laughlin, Craig has been on the ice with some of the NHL’s greatest stars, including Patrick Kane, Joe Thornton and Ryan Getzlaf.
He played on the NHL All-Star team for the first time in 2017 and led the NHL in assists last season with 15.
He is currently in his second season with the Blackhawks, who are in the playoffs for the third time in five years.
Laughlin has an assist and four goals in eight games for the Blackhawks this season.
He has recorded three points in four games with Chicago and ranks fourth on the team in scoring.
Lavin was named a 2017 NHL All Star.
The 18-year old is coming off a Stanley Cup win and the Hart Trophy as the NHL MVP.
Lavin scored a goal in three playoff games, including the Stanley Trophy-winning overtime win over the Pittsburgh Penguins.
He has two goals and seven points in nine games with the Chicago Wolves of the AHL.
He was a first-round pick in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft.