(Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Washington Capitals January Prospect Report

Player development is what can make NHL teams so strong for a substantial length of time. The Washington Capitals are competing for a playoff spot at this moment, but could […]

by · February 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects, Washington Capitals
Calgary Flames 2011 fourth-rounder Johnny Gaudreau (Kim Klement-US PRESSWIRE)

10 Biggest “What If” NHL Prospects

In today’s NHL, there is an increasing necessity for teams to draft well in order to succeed in the long term.  The implementation of the salary cap prevents big market […]

by · February 3, 2014 · 1 comment · Prospects
(Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Road to Sochi: Top Prospects to Watch At 2014 Winter Olympics

Going into the 2014 Winter Olympic, there are several young prospects who will be given the opportunity to represent their country. While most of the leading nations have built star-studded […]

by · January 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Olympics, Prospects
Portland's Chase De Leo could be a prospect on the rise (WHL photo)

WHL Top Draft Prospects

As we move into February the 2014 NHL Draft season is in full swing. The World Juniors have finished along with the CHL Prospect game and now scouts and draft-nicks […]

by · January 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects, WHL
(Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports)

Martin Marincin a Silver Lining on Dismal Oilers Defense

Martin Marincin was a player who coming into the season, was not on anyone’s radar. He was acknowledged as  one of the potential leaders on a young Oklahoma City Barons […]

by · January 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Prospects
John Gibson (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

Which of These Top Goalie Prospects Will Make the NHL?

Projecting goalies is one of the toughest tasks for management and scouts to accomplish in the front offices of NHL teams. Many goalies draft in the first round don’t ever […]

by · January 27, 2014 · 1 comment · AHL, News/Commentary, Prospects
Greg Chase (Photo: WHL)

Greg Chase a Hidden Gem for Edmonton Oilers

Greg Chase is a name not known to many Edmonton Oilers fans. Not all together surprising with the amount of blue chip, top end prospects taken by Edmonton in recent […]

by · January 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Prospects
NHL Draft War Room: Combining NHL’s Midterm Rankings

NHL Draft War Room: Combining NHL’s Midterm Rankings

by Eldon MacDonald (edited by @ChrisRalphTHW) The Big Dilemma I contemplated not doing any NHL draft rankings or writing this season due to a variety of life events, but I […]

by · January 23, 2014 · 1 comment · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Alex Nedeljkovic was ranked no. 5 by CSS in its midterm ranking of 2014 draft-eligible North American goalies. (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

2014 NHL Draft: Top Draft-Eligible Prospect Goalies (North America)

With the 2014 NHL Entry Draft quite some time away, some might be wondering why certain prospects are being examined in depth at this point and time – especially with […]

by · January 21, 2014 · 1 comment · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Aaron Ekblad is a strong contender for #1 overall in the 2014 NHL Draft (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

Red Wings Must Draft Defensemen In 2014 And Beyond

With the hockey season in its second half more focus is being placed on the 2014 NHL Draft, where the Detroit Red Wings have little flexibility.

by · January 16, 2014 · 4 comments · Detroit Red Wings, Prospects
(Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Aleksander Barkov: Dark Horse for Calder Trophy?

Aleksander Barkov has enjoyed a great start to his NHL career in the recent months and knocked out Sean Monahan for 10th place in the rookie scoring race. In 45 […]

by · January 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Florida Panthers, Prospects
Nurse impressed in his first NHL camp (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

Edmonton Oilers: Defense Prospects Provide Hope for Blueline

The season to date for the Edmonton Oilers has been disappointing. An understatement to be sure. This was the year they had not only hoped, but expected to make a […]

by · January 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Prospects