Hunter Shinkaruk celebrates another goal (photo whl.ca)

Hunter Shinkaruk 2013 NHL Draft Prospect

It seems that when NHL Draft pundits talk about the best players in the WHL they focus on one of the many great defensemen that the league has produced. While […]

by · November 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, Prospects, WHL
Zachary Yuen (Shoot the Breeze Photography)

Zachary Yuen Interview: Getting ready for Yuen-sanity

In June of 2011, Zachary Yuen arrived in Minnesota on the eve of the NHL Draft, bright-eyed and bushy-tailed not knowing what to expect.  His chances of getting picked in […]

by · November 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, Prospects, WHL, Winnipeg Jets
Stefan Noesen (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

Trio of Senators Prospects Lighting Up the OHL

written by @iancmclaren The ongoing history of Ottawa Senators hockey may be on hold (thanks to the ongoing NHL lockout), but the future of the organization is extremely bright, due […]

by · November 19, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, OHL, Ottawa Senators, Prospects
Garrett Mitchell (M. Richter-Capitals Outsider)

Hershey Bears In Search For More Offensive Production

With the lockout, the Hershey Bears knew there would be some struggles on both sides of the ice due to the heightened competition around the AHL. Hershey’s revamped squad has […]

by · November 19, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Minor League Report, Prospects, Washington Capitals
Photo Credit: John Wright/Norfolk Admirals

Falcons Screech Past Admirals 5-2

The Springfield Falcons swept the Norfolk Admirals in the last game of the weekend series 5-2.  The Falcons took the reins early in the 1st period when Dalton Smith snuck […]

by · November 18, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Anaheim Ducks, Prospects
Seventh Round Picks, Chuck Fletcher’s Goldmine?

Seventh Round Picks, Chuck Fletcher’s Goldmine?

Late round picks could be considered the most interesting part of the draft. A few very good NHL players have been drafted in the later rounds, (Pavel Datsyuk, Henrik Zetterberg […]

by · November 16, 2012 · 1 comment · CHL, College Hockey, Minnesota Wild, OHL, Prospects
Aaron Ekblad (OHL Images)

The Next Ones NHL 2014 Draft Rankings – An Early Look

Early last month, The Next Ones 2013 NHL Draft Preliminary Rankings were released highlighting the top 60 prospects eligible for the 2013 NHL Entry draft. There will undoubtedly be plenty of jockeying for […]

Charles Hudon is often compared to Derek Roy (Source: La Presse)

Montreal Canadiens Prospect Report: Where’s the depth at Left Wing?

written by Marc Lapierre (@MarcLapi) The Montreal Canadiens’ prospect pool has plenty of strengths, most notably a deep and talented defense core. However, one aspect that stands out at the […]

by · November 13, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens, Prospects
Admirals Escape Devils’ Den With A 5-4 Shootout Victory

Admirals Escape Devils’ Den With A 5-4 Shootout Victory

The Norfolk Admirals topped off their 4 game road trip with a dramatic shootout 5-4 victory against the Albany Devils.  Albany rounds out the 5th and final spot in the […]

by · November 13, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Anaheim Ducks, Prospects
Brayden McNabb is currently doing very well on the Kings' blueline as they deal with the absence of Alec Martinez due to injury. (Timothy T. Ludwig-US PRESSWIRE)

The Future of the Buffalo Sabres

Wouldn’t it be nice to have a crystal ball to see what your team would look like five years from now, ten years from now? Knowing how your draft picks […]

by · November 13, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Prospects
Norfolk Admirals Slide By Albany Devils

Norfolk Admirals Slide By Albany Devils

A Veterans Day matinee at the Times Union Center, saw a seesaw battle between the Norfolk Admirals and Albany Devils.  The lone AHL contest on the Monday slate, encompassed a […]

by · November 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Anaheim Ducks, New Jersey Devils, Prospects
Religion In Hockey Part Two: Q&A With Windsor Spitfires’ Captain Saverio Posa

Religion In Hockey Part Two: Q&A With Windsor Spitfires’ Captain Saverio Posa

Part 1 of Religion in Hockey   More and more elite athletes are opening up about the role of religion in their chosen sport and recently also becoming vocal about […]

by · November 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, Hockey Cares, Minor League Report, OHL, Prospects