Connor McDavid will be joining the Oilers. (Photo: OHL Images)

OHL Scoring Title: Marner, Strome…and McDavid?

When the news broke that Connor McDavid broke his hand in a fight, the main concern at the time was making sure he got healthy as quickly as possible.  Any […]

by · February 19, 2015 · 0 comments · OHL, Prospects
Andreas Johnson: The Next Leafs Stud

Andreas Johnson: The Next Leafs Stud

Hype around Maple Leafs prospects has largely been about William Nylander ever since the team drafted him eighth overall in last year’s draft, but Leaf fans should familiarize themselves with […]

by · February 18, 2015 · 3 comments · Prospects, Toronto Maple Leafs
Eric Comrie will be one of the top goalies at this year's NHL Draft.(whl.ca)

WHL Roundup: Best of the West Poll is Back

It is one of the most anticipated lists of the hockey season — at least within WHL circles. After taking a one-year hiatus, the Best of the West poll returned […]

by · February 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Prospects, WHL
(Gary J. Mikel/Clarkson University PR Dept)

Kelly Summers: A Late Round Gem For Sens?

When you are a 7th round draft pick, many people don’t take notice, you are usually considered the best of what is left.  These late round selections are the ones […]

by · February 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators, Prospects
Stanislav Galiev (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

What Should We Expect Out of the Baby Caps?

Last week, I showed you guys the basics of NHL equivalencies and how to properly analyze them. Now there are certainly flaws in just simply looking at a NHL Es […]

by · February 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Advanced Stats, Prospects
Nashville Predators center Filip Forsberg (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

10 Rookies Making an Impact on Their Team

1. Filip Forsberg (NSH): When the Nashville Predators received the young Swedish forward from the Washington Capitals in 2013 they could not know what kind of a rookie season he would […]

by · February 16, 2015 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, Prospects
Connor McDavid is the inevitable pick at number one, but are teams tanking for him? (Photo: OHL Images)

Connor McDavid Worthy of “The Next One” Moniker

by Eldon MacDonald (edited by @ChrisRalphTHW) NHL Draft War Room: Connor McDavid THW’s NHL Draft War Room Rankings – Jan-14: #1 Hashtag: #TheNextOne Team: #97, Erie, OHL Position: Centre Shoots: […]

by · February 15, 2015 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Jack Eichel (Maya Devereaux, Flickr)

2015 NHL Draft Alternate Rankings – February Edition

Winter is almost over. Spring is looming. The World Juniors and the Top Prospects Game are firmly in our rear-view mirror, and both collegiate and major-junior clubs are preparing for […]

by · February 12, 2015 · 4 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Mitch Marner is a magician with the puck and smart without it.  (Photo: OHL Images)

2015 NHL Draft: Who Goes After The Big 3?

With the 2015 NHL Entry Draft getting closer and closer, there are a few things we know. Barring the miraculous, Connor McDavid of the Erie Otters will go first overall […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 4 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Laurent Brossoit (Steven Christy/OKC Barons)

Edmonton Oilers: A Look Down The Pipeline

The Edmonton Oilers have had yet another disappointing season, which barring a miracle, will end up in another lottery draft pick. There is some positive news within the organization though, […]

by · February 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Prospects
Kyle Platzer (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

5 Promising Oilers Prospects You Haven’t Heard of

When it comes to Edmonton Oilers prospects, there is the understandable tendency to instantly think of the numerous first overall and first round picks the team has enjoyed in recent […]

by · February 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Prospects
Dan & Margaret Hickling

Sabres Prospects: Looking for Consistency

The talk around Sabres prospects is usually how great the talent in the system is.  It’s fun to discuss the players who are doing well in the prospect pool around […]

by · January 31, 2015 · 1 comment · Buffalo Sabres, Prospects