Potential top ten NHL Draft pick Mathew Dumba showing off his Bardown apparel.

Team Canada Makes First Cuts, Wild Prospect Eliminated

It was officially announced on Wednesday night that 2011 Minnesota Wild 7th round pick Tyler Graovac was among the first cuts from Team Canada’s U-20 WJHC roster. The Ottawa 67’s […]

by · December 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Minnesota Wild, World Junior Hockey Championship
Phillip Danault is hoping to capture a spot on Team Canada's World Junior Championship roster. (HockeysFuture Photo)

Can Phillip Danault Eventually Replace Dave Bolland for the Blackhawks?

Victoriaville Tigres center and Blackhawks prospect Phillip Danault was named the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League’s (QMJHL) first star of the week after amassing eight points in just two games. […]

by · December 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, QMJHL, World Junior Hockey Championship
Kamloop Blazers forward JC Lipon hopes to duplicate Tanner Pearson in getting drafted for the first time in his third year of eligibility (WHL.ca)

JC Lipon This Year’s Tanner Pearson?

Last year the feel good story for Canada at the World Junior Championships, and in junior hockey for that matter, was Tanner Pearson. The Barrie Colts forward who had been passed over […]

by · December 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, International Hockey, Player Profiles, Prospects, WHL, World Junior Hockey Championship
Team Canada World Junior Selection Camp Diary, Day One

Team Canada World Junior Selection Camp Diary, Day One

Thirty-six of the nation’s best teenage hockey players descended upon Calgary’s WinSport complex at Canada Olympic Park on Tuesday to kick off World Junior selection camp. By the end of […]

by · December 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · National Juniors, Prospects, World Junior Hockey Championship
Hampus Lindholm Headed To The WJHC

Hampus Lindholm Headed To The WJHC

Anaheim Ducks prospect and current Norfolk Admirals rookie defenseman Hampus Lindholm left Norfolk to represent his country, Sweden, in the 2012 U-20 World Junior Championships. Lindholm was drafted in the […]

by · December 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, World Junior Hockey Championship
Mark Streit – Isles Around The World

Mark Streit – Isles Around The World

December 11th is Mark Streit’s 35th birthday.  The final year of his contract with the New York Islanders, the captain has found you can go home again as he’s kept himself […]

by · December 11, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, New York Islanders
Sven Andrighetto is off to a nice start for the Huskies

The Next Undrafted Gem? Sven Andrighetto

Sven Andrighetto DOB: March 21, 1993 NHL Rights: N/A Draft Status: Undrafted Height: 5’10″  Weight: 175 lbs Position: Right Wing Shoots: Left Current Team: Rouyn-Noranda Huskies (QMJHL)       […]

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More Minnesota Wild Prospects Eligible for the 2013 WJHC

A week and a half ago, I started a two-part article about the Minnesota Wild prospects eligible for the 2013 World Junior Hockey Championship. After the bombshell of Wild goaltender […]

by · December 9, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Minnesota Wild, Prospects, World Junior Hockey Championship
Ten International Players to Watch at Other World Juniors

Ten International Players to Watch at Other World Juniors

The 2013 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships are coming up quickly.  The six tournaments which comprise the entirety of the World Juniors will be taking place from December 9, 2012, […]

Scott Harrington won't get to make his NHL debut yet (CHL Images)

Predicting the 2013 Team Canada World Juniors Roster

  Come December 26th, the 2013 Team Canada World Juniors roster will be assembled, and start their quest for gold. As most Canadians gather to watch some of the future NHL […]

by · December 5, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, OHL, QMJHL, WHL, World Junior Hockey Championship
Malcolm Subban is going to be one of the best returning goaltenders in the OHL in 2012-13.  (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

Is Malcolm Subban Canada’s Next Great Goaltender?

Malcolm Subban is someone who is used to pressure and not afraid of the spotlight. A Rexdale native and younger brother of the Canadiens P.K., the Belleville Bulls stopper is hoping he […]

by · December 5, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, CHL, International Hockey, OHL, Prospects, World Junior Hockey Championship
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.

2013 World Juniors: The Essential Canadian Twitter Guide

Social media is a powerful tool these days. With the World Juniors coming up, expand your Twitter expertise by following many of Canada’s young stars. Check out this directory containing loads of links to get you on your way.

by · December 5, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, International Hockey, OHL, Prospects, QMJHL, WHL, World Junior Hockey Championship