Once filled with hate, the New Jersey Devils and New York Rangers rivalry has simmered over the past few years as the teams’ talent deteriorated. But this summer, the franchises were transformed, injecting new life into the storied Hudson River Rivalry.
Huska, a 21-year-old from Zvolen, Slovakia, was drafted by the Rangers in the seventh round of the 2015 NHL entry draft. He spent three seasons with the Huskies and played in 69 games, averaging a 2.90 goals against average and .908 save percentage. He finished his collegiate career with a 20-38-8 record.