JT Compher [photo: Tom Sorensen]

Prospect Report: Sabres Prospects You Don’t Hear About

Fans in Buffalo keep a close eye on the future of the Sabres with the team in a full rebuild.  The big prospects like Armia, Grigorenko, Pysyk, McCabe, Bailey and Reinhart […]

by · December 2, 2014 · 1 comment · Buffalo Sabres, Prospects

Biggest Flames Prospect Comes To Calgary

You can’t teach size. That’s the mantra partially driving the Calgary Flames’ drafting and development over the past few seasons. The notion is that you can hire coaches to help […]

by · December 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames, Prospects
Alex Nedeljkovic moved up in CSS's final draft rankings, and there is good reason for the higher listing. (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

US WJC Evaluation Camp: Guessing the Goalies

In the first week of December, USA Hockey typically announces their selections for the evaluation camp used to pick the USA WJC roster. The roster will be evaluated through a […]

Justin Bailey [photo: David Chan]

Q & A With Buffalo Sabres Prospect Justin Bailey

Sometimes when a NHL teams decided to rebuild, the on-ice product isn’t always the best to watch.  I don’t want to use the term “force”, but fans are turned to […]

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Kelowna Rockets captain Madison Bowey is leading all WHL defencemen in scoring this season and is pushing for a roster spot on Team Canada at the world juniors.

The Most Underrated NHL Prospects, Part II

Part I (10-6) The Most Underrated NHL Prospects 5. Connor Hellebuyck, G, St. John’s IceCaps (NHL Rights: Winnipeg Jets) Playing in the NAHL in 2011-12, his draft year, Hellebuyck did […]

by · November 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects
Seattle's Shea Theodore is an exciting NHL Prospect (Seattle Thunderbirds/WHL)

The Most Underrated NHL Prospects, Part I

Developing NHL prospects is as much of an art as it is a science. Outside of the first half of the first round, there are very few “sure things”. In […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects
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Calder Trophy Race 2014-15:

Well we’re just about 20% into the 2014-15 season and candidates for the Calder Trophy are beginning to show their faces. Some expected guys have fallen behind and will need […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 3 comments · Prospects, Top 10 Lists
The secondary logo at the very least incorporates a pair of hockey sticks.

Winnipeg Jets Prospect Watch: Pavel Kraskovsky

Павел Красковский Pavel Kraskovsky is a name you are most likely not familiar with, even if you are a Winnipeg Jets fan. Born 250km (150 mi) northeast of Moscow in Yaroslavl, Russia […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects, Winnipeg Jets
Team Canada Projected Roster for 2015 World Juniors

Team Canada Projected Roster for 2015 World Juniors

So, the 2015 World Juniors are set to begin in just about a month’s time, and with that, comes roster projections. The tournament will be hosted by Canada this year, […]

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Change on the Blue Line: A Glimpse Into the Future

The Sabres are on a three game winning streak and starting to play better hockey.  Head Coach Ted Nolan recently made a change on the Sabres blue line and Buffalo […]

by · November 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres, Prospects
Connor McDavid: Will Carolina win the lottery? (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

2015 NHL Draft Alternate Rankings – November Edition

We’re about six weeks into the 2014-15 hockey season, and while a lot of the attention of the hockey world is focused on the here and now of the National […]

by · November 13, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
2014 Subway Super Series: Team Russia Preview

2014 Subway Super Series: Team Russia Preview

After the return of Valery Bragin on the bench, Team Russia will probably aim at higher goals than it was with former head coach Mikhail Varnakov, whose coaching style not […]

by · November 10, 2014 · 0 comments · CHL, Prospects