Found December 21, 2011 on Red Light District Hockey:
Move over Ryan Nugent-Hopkins. You're not the only rookie in contention for this year's Calder Trophy anymore.Before Nugent-Hopkins even played his first full season in the Western Hockey League, New Jersey Devil Adam Henrique was already making a name for himself in Canada, hoisting the Memorial Cup with the Windsor Spitfires for the first time. The following year, Henrique won another Cup with the Spitfires, playing a pivotal role in the championship win with 25 points in 19 playoff games.Henrique may not have been a No. 1 overall draft pick -- in fact, he wasn't even drafted in the first round -- but the first-year forward has become a huge part of his team's success. The New Jersey Devils selected Henrique in the third round in 2008 with the 82nd overall pick. Henrique broke out after his draft selection, winning two consecutive Memorial Cups and experiencing his best junior season in his final year of eligibility, scoring 77 points in 56 points during the regula...
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