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Prospect Prospective: Is Hunter Brzustewicz the real deal?

Hunter Brzustewicz is certainly having a standout draft plus one season. Even his well-over point-per-game production in the OHL wasn’t enough to earn an invitation to selection camp for the under-20 World Junior Championship (WJC) for Team USA. Are there legitimate concerns about his game? What is the realistic upside for him in a system where Quinn Hughes exists? We’ll answer these questions and much more.

Brzustewicz was drafted in the third round, 75th overall in 2023 by the Vancouver Canucks. The EP Rinkside team had him rated as the 52nd-best prospect, so it certainly seems like the Canucks got a value in him. They rated his best skill as his passing and described him as a “passy Gustav Forsling.”  There were raves about his transition game and passing ability, but some questions abou

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