The Jets dealt their original 4th rounder (111th overall) to Vegas as part of their trade for Paul Stastny. They got this pick as part of the Bryan Little trade.
Winnipeg went with 6’2 right shot defenceman Garrett Brown whose father Curtis played 736 games in the NHL. He spent last season with Sioux City Musketeers of the USHL and is heading to the University of Denver for the 2022-23 campaign.
Here is how he was ranked ahead of the draft:
Ranked #105 by ELITEPROSPECTS.COM
Ranked #102 by NHL CENTRAL SCOUTING (NA Skaters)
Ranked #175 by DRAFT PROSPECTS HOCKEY