Nikita Lyamkin plays very much like Fedor Tyutin. (Icon SMI)

Nikita Lyamkin – The Next Ones: NHL 2014 Draft Prospect Profile

Nikita Lyamkin THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 2/6/1996 Place of birth: Barnaul, Russia Ht: 6’3″     Wt: 165 lbs Shoots: Left Position: D NHL Draft Eligibility: 2014 THW The Next Ones Rankings (January 2014): 116 Other Rankings: THW War […]

by · June 12, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Josh Wesley, defenseman for the Plymouth Whalers. (via Josh Wesley)

Q & A with Josh Wesley of the Plymouth Whalers

Those of us lucky enough to grow up with great fathers usually try to emulate them in one way or another as we grow older and become men or women […]

by · June 12, 2014 · 2 comments · OHL, Prospects
Jacob Middleton (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

Jacob Middleton – The Next Ones: NHL 2014 Draft Prospect Profile

Jacob Middleton THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 1/2/1996 Place of birth: Stratford, ON, CAN Ht: 6’4″     Wt: 207 lbs Shoots: Left Position: D NHL Draft Eligibility: 2014 THW The Next Ones Rankings (January 2014): 53 Other […]

by · June 11, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Carolina Hurricane Jiri Tlusty - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Julien Nantel – The Next Ones: NHL 2014 Draft Prospect Profile

Julien Nantel THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 9/6/1996 Place of birth: Laval, QC, CAN Ht: 6’0″     Wt: 168 lbs Shoots: Left Position: LW NHL Draft Eligibility: 2014 Twitter: @junantel11 THW The Next Ones Rankings (January 2014): 79 […]

by · June 10, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
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The NHL Combine: Behind the Scenes

Curtains at the end of a long hallway hide the future NHL draftees at The International Centre in Mississauga, Ontario. Each player concentrating – readying themselves for the strenuous fitness […]

by · June 10, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Ryan Mantha plays a similar game to Jeff Schultz. (Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

Ryan Mantha – The Next Ones: NHL 2014 Draft Prospect Profile

Ryan Mantha THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 6/18/1996 Place of birth: Clarkston, Michigan Ht: 6’5″     Wt: 225 lbs Shoots: Right Position: D NHL Draft Eligibility: 2014 Twitter: @RMantha4 THW The Next Ones Rankings (January 2014): 92 Other […]

by · June 10, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Aaron Haydon (Terry Wilson /OHL Images)

Aaron Haydon – The Next Ones: NHL 2014 Draft Prospect Profile

Aaron Haydon THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 2/2/1996 Place of birth: Plymouth, Michigan Ht: 6’3″     Wt: 190 lbs Shoots: Right Position: D NHL Draft Eligibility: 2014 Twitter: @_Haydon_ THW The Next Ones Rankings (January 2014): 82 […]

by · June 10, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Jaden Lindo [photo: Tom Wilson/OHL Images]

Jaden Lindo – The Next Ones: NHL 2014 Draft Prospect Profile

Jaden Lindo THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 1/11/1996 Place of birth: Brampton, ON, CAN Ht: 6’1″     Wt: 203 lbs Shoots: Right Position: RW NHL Draft Eligibility: 2014 Twitter: @JLindo22 THW The Next Ones Rankings (January 2014): 81 […]

by · June 10, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Matt Mistele [photo: Tom Wilson/OHL Images]

Matt Mistele – The Next Ones: NHL 2014 Draft Prospect Profile

Matt Mistele THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 10/17/1995 Place of birth: Whitby, ON, CAN Ht: 6’2″     Wt: 190 lbs Shoots: Left Position: LW NHL Draft Eligibility: 2014 Twitter: @mmistele22 THW The Next Ones […]

by · June 8, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Reading Too Much Into the Wild’s Signing of Michael Keränen

Reading Too Much Into the Wild’s Signing of Michael Keränen

#488139757 / gettyimages.com On Thursday the Minnesota Wild signed Finnish Elite League forward Michael Keränen (pronounced Mee-KAH-el) to a one-year, two-way contract. At 24-years-old, Elite Prospects tags him as a […]

by · June 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild, Prospects
Joe Wegworth (Photo Credit: Tom Sorensen)

Joe Wegwerth – The Next Ones: NHL 2014 Draft Prospect Profile

Joe Wegwerth THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 6/16/1996 Place of birth: Brewster, New York Ht: 6’3″     Wt: 229 lbs Shoots: Left Position: RW NHL Draft Eligibility: 2014 Twitter: @wegs27 THW The Next Ones Rankings (January 2014): not ranked Other […]

by · June 7, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Canucks Hope Cederholm Is A Diamond In The Rough

Canucks Hope Cederholm Is A Diamond In The Rough

Anton Cederholm was a bit of an unknown commodity to Canucks fans when the team signed him last week to an entry level contract. Few remember the big defenceman being […]