Jack Eichel is just one of highly coveted prospects available for the 2015 NHL Draft.  (USA Hockey/Ellen DeLuca)

Jack Eichel Tracker: Matching McDavid

In an ongoing series of articles, the Jack Eichel Tracker will monitor Eichel’s performance and development in his freshman season at Boston University. As a BU student, I will have […]

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Blackhawks Salary Cap Moves Raise More Questions than Answers

(Robin Alam/Icon SMI)   In my previous article, I suggested that Chicago Blackhawks Nick Leddy and Kris Versteeg were the most likely candidates to be shipped out of town. That turned […]

by · October 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks, Prospects
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Interview With Sabres Goalie Andrey Makarov

In this translated interview, originally appearing in Russian language on the popular Russian portal sports.ru, Andrey Makarov talks about his career path from the juniors to the NHL, remembers the […]

Jack Eichel is just one of highly coveted prospects available for the 2015 NHL Draft.  (USA Hockey/Ellen DeLuca)

Jack Eichel Tracker: A Dazzling Debut

In an ongoing series of articles, the Jack Eichel Tracker will monitor Eichel’s performance and development in his freshman season at Boston University. As a BU student, I will have […]

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NHL Preseason: Goodrow Stars For Sharks on Day 7

Camps are winding down and rosters are starting to tighten up in anticipation for NHL puck drop October 8. Even with the smaller rosters, however, there have been a number […]

by · October 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects
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Top 5 Prospects: Colorado Avalanche

The Colorado Avalanche are a young team loaded with up and coming star players. Budding stars such as Nathan MacKinnon, Gabriel Landeskog, Ryan O’Reilly, Matt Duchene and Tyson Barrie were all […]

by · October 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche, Prospects
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Washington Capitals Prospect Report: September 2014

The National Hockey League regular season gets underway Wednesday night in Boston, along with a few other games on the docket. Other leagues have gotten started prior to the NHL, […]

by · October 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects, Washington Capitals
Scott Laughton during the Philadelphia Flyers/Washington Capitals rookie game. [photo: Amy Irvin]

Top 5 Prospects – Philadelphia Flyers

On May 7, 2014, Ron Hextall was named the new General Manager of the Philadelphia Flyers. With the title, he brought with him a new foundation and thought process, mainly […]

by · October 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers, Prospects
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NHL Preseason: Leivo, Griffith Among the Stars

With the sixth day of NHL preseason in the books, players are starting to receive word regarding their futures – at least for the 2014-15 season. But as the select […]

by · October 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects
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Robby Fabbri Closes in on Roster Spot

The St. Louis Blues are quickly closing in on their final roster for the 2014-15 NHL season, but the coaching staff’s toughest decisions still lie ahead. One of the biggest […]

by · October 1, 2014 · 5 comments · Prospects, St Louis Blues
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NHL Preseason: Laughton, A Strong Candidate on Day 5

As the preseason continues, so does The Hockey Writers’ three stars mini-series featuring the top prospects from every day of training camp. With the staggering number of injuries suffered by […]

by · October 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects
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Who Has a Shot to Strike Lightning?

On September 27th, the Tampa Bay Lightning made a gigantic cut to their training camp roster, reducing it from 64 to 36 players, reassigning 25 to Syracuse Crunch, their AHL […]

by · October 1, 2014 · 1 comment · Prospects, Tampa Bay Lightning