Quinn Hughes, born on October 14, 1999, in Orlando, Florida, is a rising star in the National Hockey League (NHL). He is a highly skilled defenseman known for his exceptional skating, puck-handling, and offensive prowess. Hughes was drafted seventh overall by the Vancouver Canucks in the 2018 NHL Draft and quickly made an impact. In his rookie season, he earned a nomination for the Calder Trophy as the league's top rookie. His ability to quarterback power plays and create scoring opportunities from the blue line has drawn comparisons to some of the NHL's elite defensemen. Quinn Hughes represents the future of dynamic defenseman in the league.