(Terry Wilson/OHL Images.)

NHL 2013 Draft War Room Top 90 December Rankings (Part 2: 11-20)

Guest post by Eldon MacDonald This is the second in a series of nine postings of the top 90 prospects for the 2013 NHL draft. The biggest problem I had in […]

by · December 6, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, Prospects
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
Nathan MacKinnon and Jonathan Drouin: the Halifax Mooseheads dynamic duo. (Mike Dembeck)

NHL 2013 Draft War Room Top 90 December Rankings (Part 1: Top 10)

Guest post by Eldon MacDonald This is the first in a series of nine articles ranking the top 90 prospects for the 2013 NHL draft. This series are the musings of one […]

by · December 5, 2012 · 1 comment · CHL, Prospects, Top 10 Lists
Dougie Hamilton (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

Numbers Aside, Dougie Hamilton Leaves a Lasting Impression

I’ll be the first to admit that I normally do not follow junior hockey very closely. In fact, outside of the World Junior Championships, the last time I saw a […]

(Ross Bonander/THW)

Sheahan DUI Reveals Hockey’s Dark Side

  In the wake of the Belcher killings, discussing a DUI arrest will seem less than forceful.  A tragedy of that sort commands our attention in a way that a […]

by · December 4, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Detroit Red Wings, News/Commentary, Prospects
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Washington Capitals College Prospect Update: Travis Boyd

Many players are selected through the NHL entry draft at a very young age. Most players go to a junior league and quickly become club property as early as age […]

by · December 4, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · College Hockey, Player Profiles, Prospects, Washington Capitals
Binnington was a standout with OHL Owen Sound from 2009-10 to 2012-13 (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

2013 World Juniors: Canada’s Goaltending Conundrum

Selection camp will be intense, and every player there knows it. But for the Canadian goaltenders, they’ll face incredibly tough tests in both camp and the tournament itself.

First up is making the team.

by · December 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, International Hockey, OHL, Prospects, QMJHL, WHL, World Junior Hockey Championship
Brady Vail (windsorspitfires.com)

CHL Prospects Update For The Montreal Canadiens

More than two months after the start of the CHL season, the NHL has yet to begin the 2012-13 season and now the whole season is on the brink of […]

by · December 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, Montreal Canadiens, National Juniors, OHL, Prospects, QMJHL, WHL, World Junior Hockey Championship
Washington Capitals College Prospect Update: Riley Barber

Washington Capitals College Prospect Update: Riley Barber

Many players are selected through the NHL entry draft at a very young age. Most players go to a junior league and quickly become club property as early as age […]

by · December 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Player Profiles, Prospects, Washington Capitals
Thomas Welsh laced up for Salisbury Prep last season.

Thomas Welsh Signs with the Mississauga Steelheads of the OHL

It’s official!  Thomas Welsh has signed with the Mississauga Steelheads of the Ontario Hockey League.  It’s been a long time coming for the 16-year old. Welsh was originally drafted by […]

by · December 1, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, OHL, Prospects
Kevin Marshall (M. Richter-Capitals Outsider)

Washington Capitals’ Kevin Marshall Brings Toughness To Hershey Bears’ Defense

Former Philadelphia Flyers defenseman, Kevin Marshall was traded to the Washington Capitals at the midway part of the season last year. He has blossomed into a reliable defenseman for the […]