Royals' Hicketts doesn't let setbacks block his NHL dream

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    [​IMG] Photo: Victoria Royals defenseman and Detroit Red Wings prospect Joe Hicketts was passed over at the 2014 NHL Draft, but the Red Wings signed Hicketts to a contract in late September (courtesy of Marissa Baecker/Getty Images)


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    If we rewind the hockey calendar to the first few weeks of the 2013-14 Western Hockey League season, Joe Hicketts of the Victoria Royals was then a highly-touted defenseman, projected to hear his named called by a NHL team in the early rounds at the 2014 NHL Draft.

    September, 2013

    Hicketts had played an important role with Team Canada at the 2013 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament where the players collected gold medals.… read more

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