Mikkel Boedker certainly found a scoring touch last season and will be looking to repeat such results for the upcoming season. (Jason O. Watson-US PRESSWIRE)

Mikkel Boedker Emerges In Game 3 For Phoenix Coyotes

Mikkel Boedker has not received a tremendous amount of attention in the aftermath of Game 3. Quite understandably, the attention has been focused on the Raffi Torres hit and its […]

by · April 18, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Arizona Coyotes, Player Profiles
Brady Skjei (Photo courtesy of Jana Chytilova)

Brady Skjei – The Next Ones: 2012 NHL Draft Prospect Profile – Defending His Climb Up the Rankings

Brady Skjei THW Close-Up: Date of birth: March 26, 1993 Place of birth: Lakeville, Minnesota Ht: 6’2″  Wt: 203 lbs Shoots: Left Position: Defense NHL Entry Draft Eligibility: 2012 *Click […]

by · April 18, 2012 · 1 comment · Player Profiles, Prospects
(Lisa Battista)

Ryan Garbutt An Unconventional Prospect

“Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.”  –Herb Brooks (attributed) Twenty-six year-old Dallas Stars forward Ryan Garbutt is an unconventional prospect, if even he can be called a […]

by · April 17, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars, Player Profiles, Prospects
Keli Grant.  (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

Together Yet Apart: Grant Twins Now Both in the OHL

Many times, in hockey, twins have found themselves playing together on the same team. Daniel and Henrik Sedin have been captivating fans of the Vancouver Canucks since they were drafted […]

Callahan has served as the Rangers captain since 2011-12 (Rich Kane/Icon SMI)

Ryan Callahan: The NHL’s Ultimate All-Around Player

On every NHL team, the collection of players all bring different skills to the table. There are the players who can generate offense, the players who can hit, the players […]

by · April 13, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers, Player Profiles
Flyers also hope Brayden Schenn can continue his solid play (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

The Brayden Schenn Experience

There weren’t many bright spots to point out in the Flyers abysmal first period performance Wednesday night in Pittsburgh. As the Penguins jumped out to an early 2-0 lead, the […]

by · April 13, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers, Player Profiles
Will I finally get traded for the sake of my fantasy hockey owners? (File Photo/Flickr)

Western Conference: Players Who Need to Step into the Playoff Spotlight

We are just beginning the most exciting season of the year-Stanley Cup Playoff season. This is the time of the year for superstars, role players, and goaltenders alike to step up their […]

by · April 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Player Profiles, Previews and Predictions, Uncategorized
2012 NHL Draft Lottery Results Complete with NHL Mock Draft

2012 NHL Draft Lottery Results Complete with NHL Mock Draft

With an 18.8% of winning the NHL Draft Lottery and moving up to select first overall for the third straight year, the Edmonton Oilers cashed in their winning lotto ticket. […]

(Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)

Fantasy Hockey Chutes And Ladders: And The Winner Is?

After six months, the fantasy hockey season is over. There were 26 weeks of battles and wars that had probably more subplots than “War And Peace”. I saw quite a […]

Chris Driedger (Lisa McRitchie/Kuklas Korner)

Chris Driedger – The Next Ones: NHL 2012 Draft Prospect Profile

Chris Driedger THW Close-Up: Date of Birth: May 18, 1994 Place of Birth: Winnipeg, Manitoba Ht: 6-2 Wt: 186 lbs Catches: Right Position: Goaltender NHL Draft Eligibility: 2012 In sports, […]

by · April 9, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, National Juniors, Player Profiles, Prospects
Andy Andreoff of the Oshawa Generals.  Photo courtesy of Aaron Bell/OHL Images

Top 10 Underrated OHL Overagers of 2011-12 Picks 5 to 3

5. Marc-Anthony Zanetti – A fifth-round pick in the 2007 OHL Priority Selection, 100th overall, to the Ottawa 67’s, Richmond Hill native Marc-Anthony Zanetti found himself in a logjam on the blueline with his prospective major junior team in his first year of major junior eligibility.

by · April 9, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, OHL, Player Profiles, Prospects
Zemgus Girgensons – The Next Ones: 2012 NHL Draft Prospect Profile – The Latvian Locomotive

Zemgus Girgensons – The Next Ones: 2012 NHL Draft Prospect Profile – The Latvian Locomotive

Zemgus Girgensons THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 1/5/1994 Place of birth: Riga, Latvia Ht: 6’2″  Wt:  198 lbs Shoots: Left Position: C/RW NHL Entry Draft Eligibility: 2012 He’s been drafted […]