Penguins select Brayden Yager in 1st round of 2023 NHL Draft

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — With the 14th overall pick in the NHL Draft, the Pittsburgh Penguins have selected Brayden Yager.

Yager, a forward, comes to the Penguins from the Moose Jaw Warriors.

According to a news release from the Penguins, Yager was the No. 11 ranked North American skater ahead of the draft.

Yager is a native of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, and was with the Warriors for three seasons.

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