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Brayden Yager

Born:Jan. 3, 2005Draft:14th Overall Pittsburgh Penguins 2023
Hometown:Saskatoon, SK, CanadaPosition:Center
Known For:Hlinka Gretzky Cup Gold MedalShoots/Catches:Right
National Team:CanadaCurrent Status:Moose Jaw Warriors

Brayden Yager (born January 3, 2005) is a Canadian ice hockey player for the Moose Jaw Warriors of the Western Hockey League (WHL). He was drafted 14th overall by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2023 NHL Entry Draft.

Brayden Yager Pittsburgh Penguins
Brayden Yager, Pittsburgh Penguins (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

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  • SAAHL U15 Champion (2019)
  • CHL Rookie of the Year (2022)
  • WHL Rookie of the Year – Jim Piggott Trophy (2022)
  • Hlinka Gretzky Cup Gold Medal (2023)
  • WHL Most Sportsmanlike Player – Brad Hornung Trophy (2023)