World Juniors 2013: Discipline’s The Key to Canadian Gold

World Juniors 2013: Discipline’s The Key to Canadian Gold

The 2013 World Junior Hockey Championship is just a few days old, but it’s already obvious that physicality will not win this tournament. Through Canada’s first two games, it became clear that playing physical does not bode well for success.

by · December 29, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, International Hockey, World Junior Hockey Championship
Cole Cassels: playmaking 2013 NHL draft eligible forward hoping to follow in the footsteps of his father Andrew to the big league, but plays the game his own way. (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

NHL 2013 Draft War Room Top 90 December Rankings (Part 9: 81-90)

Guest post by Eldon MacDonald   This is the last in a series of nine postings of the top 90 prospects for the 2013 NHL draft.   Background 1. Round 3, […]

by · December 28, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, International Hockey, National Juniors, OHL, Prospects, QMJHL, WHL
Owen Sound Attack power forward Zach Nastasiuk is an intriguing prospect for the 2013 NHL entry draft (OHL Images)

NHL 2013 Draft War Room Top 90 December Rankings (Part 8: 71-80)

Guest post by Eldon MacDonald   This is the eighth in a series of nine postings of the top 90 prospects for the 2013 NHL draft. The players ranked 71 to […]

by · December 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, International Hockey, National Juniors, OHL, Prospects, QMJHL, WHL
Ryan Strome is just one player that will be rising through the Isles' system in the coming years, and there will surely be many more.

New York Islanders Prospects Headline at 2013 World Juniors

A trio of Islanders prospects will be on display at the 2013 WJHC. Ryan Strome and Ville Pokka return to the tournament while Griffin Reinhart debuts.

by · December 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders, OHL, WHL, World Junior Hockey Championship
(Credit: Steve Babineau/Allsport)

World Junior Championship All-Time Leading Scorers

The 2014 World Junior Championship will kick off in dramatic fashion on December 26th in Malmo, Sweden. With NHL hockey on a small holiday break, the eyes’ of the hockey world are […]

by · December 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Archives, International Hockey, Top 10 Lists, World Junior Hockey Championship
2013 World Junior Championship Viewing Guide

2013 World Junior Championship Viewing Guide

It’s the most hockeyful time of the year. Hockey fans look forward to Christmas; Die hard hockey fans look even more forward to Boxing Day and the start of the World […]

by · December 26, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Prospects, World Junior Hockey Championship
Filip Forsberg will undoubtedly be able to better gauge what to expect the next time he dons a Predators jersey and suits up for Nashville. (Elite Prospects)

World Juniors 2013: Three Washington Capitals Prospects To Watch

As World Juniors get underway, Washington Capitals fans should keep their eyes on three future stars for the hockey team in the nation’s capital.

by · December 26, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · College Hockey, Prospects, Washington Capitals, World Junior Hockey Championship
The draft is just a month away. What will you do that weekend along with the hockey? (2013 NHL Draft / File Photo)

2013 NHL Draft Alternative Rankings – Holiday Edition

Now that we’re nearly three months in the 2012-13 hockey season, it’s a good time to review the 2013 NHL Draft class once more. This is a follow-up to my […]

by · December 26, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, National Juniors, Prospects
2013 World Junior Roster Breakdown by NHL Team

2013 World Junior Roster Breakdown by NHL Team

The holiday season means mistletoe, turkey and presents, and there’s no greater present that the game of hockey can give to its fans worldwide than the annual IIHF World Junior […]

by · December 25, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Prospects, World Junior Hockey Championship
2013 World Junior Championship Predictions

2013 World Junior Championship Predictions

Check out Shawn Reznik’s predictions for the the 2013 World Junior Hockey Championships. You may be suprised about his gold medal prediction.

by · December 25, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, International Hockey, OHL, QMJHL, World Junior Hockey Championship
Calgary Flames 2011 fourth-rounder Johnny Gaudreau (Kim Klement-US PRESSWIRE)

Five Calgary Flames prospects poised for World Juniors

A few years back, you wouldn’t be shocked to see very few Calgary Flames prospects at the annual IIHF World Junior Hockey Championships. After all, to say that the Flames […]

by · December 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames, Prospects, World Junior Hockey Championship
Minnesota Wild Prospect Mario Lucia’s Headed to Russia

Minnesota Wild Prospect Mario Lucia’s Headed to Russia

Minnesota Wild prospects Mathew Dumba and Tyler Graovac may not be participating in the 2013 WJHC, but 2011 second-rounder Mario Lucia is.

by · December 23, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Minnesota Wild, Prospects, World Junior Hockey Championship