Current United States Hockey National Team Development Program (NTDP) forward Sasha Pastujov is the next player featured on the USHL's weekly series highlighting the top players with USHL ties heading into the 2021 NHL Draft.
USHL Team: United States Hockey National Team Development Program (NTDP)
USHL Years: 2019-present
Commitment: University of Notre Dame
NHLCS Preliminary List: A
NHLCS Updated List: A
ESPN Early Top-32: 20
Sports Illustrated 2021 Watch List: Yes
Sports Illustrated Top 40 In the USHL to Watch: Yes
Sportsnet First Edition: 18
Hockey Writers Top 75: 33
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the 2020-21 season will be the USHL's 19th season as the nation's only Tier I junior hockey league. The USHL had 51 players selected at the 2020 NHL Draft, marking the third-straight season with 50-or-more USHL players selected in the Draft. More than 800 league alumni are currently on NCAA Division I rosters, further establishing the USHL as the world’s foremost producer of junior hockey talent.
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