Adrian Kempe (Photo: Håkan-Nordström)

THW’s List Of Prospects Playing In The SHL (14-15 Edition)

In the 2014-15 season, a total of 46 players will skate in the SHL, the top-tier Swedish League, formerly known as ElitSerien. Please note that this list includes only players […]

Johnny Gaudreau (Kim Klement-US PRESSWIRE)

Young Stars Watch: 12 Intriguing Prospects Attending Tournament

Missing the playoffs just plain sucks — for owners, coaches, players and, of course, fans. Fortunately for prospect junkies, that frustrating fate means a fancy new toy to unwrap at the […]

by · September 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects
Ivan Barbashev is a 2-way, Russian forward [photo: David Chan]

Traverse City Breakouts: 12 Prospects to Watch

The annual Traverse City Prospects Tournament begins Friday, September 12 with six teams sending a roster full of prospects to compete. Prospects and invitees from the New York Rangers, St. […]

by · September 8, 2014 · 3 comments · Prospects
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5 Minnesota Wild Prospects Who Could Surprise

For the Minnesota Wild, prospects who surprised and surpassed expectations were a big part of the team’s success last season. Players like Erik Haula and Justin Fontaine, who prior to […]

by · September 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild, Prospects
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Canucks’ Jensen, Corrado No Longer Young Stars

So the Vancouver Canucks are sending a couple NHL players to their upcoming Young Stars prospects tournament. They must really want to win this not-so-coveted trophy in front of a […]

by · September 6, 2014 · 32 comments · Prospects, Vancouver Canucks
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THW’s List Of Prospects Playing In The KHL (14-15 edition)

In the 2014-15 season, a total of 25 prospects will skate in the KHL (or in their affiliate teams in the VHL or MHL). Please note that this list includes […]

by · September 2, 2014 · 0 comments · KHL, Prospects
Leon Draisaitl, Aaron Ekblad, Sam Reinhart (Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports)

The Top 5 Calder Trophy Candidates: 2014-15

Every year, a wealth of young, highly touted prospects enter into the first National Hockey League season of their careers. Although some of these young players will never each their full […]

by · September 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Fantasy, Prospects
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Interview With OHL Prospect Daniil Vertiy

Russian-born forward Daniil Vertiy has been drafted by the Windsor Spitfires during the second round of the 2014 OHL Priority Selection. As he gained Canadian citizenship, having moved there when […]

by · September 1, 2014 · 0 comments · OHL, Prospects
Haydn Fleury (Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports)

Tournament Time for Hurricanes Prospects

It’s September and it’s tournament time for Carolina Hurricanes prospects. The 2014 NHL Prospects Tournament will be held September 12-16, in Traverse City, MI.  Hurricanes media staff announced that the […]

Coyotes Asst GM Brad Treliving

The Calgary Flames Are Quietly Having a Great Summer

It’s been a long time since the hockey community could look at anything the Calgary Flames did without a great deal of confusion. Nearly four years of counter-intuitive decisions from the […]

by · August 25, 2014 · 2 comments · Calgary Flames, Prospects
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Devils Prospect Damon Severson Continues to Rapidly Develop

Defense wins championships and the New Jersey Devils have featured many prominent names on their blue line. From captain Scott Stevens to a pair of homegrown defensemen in Scott Niedermayer […]

Justin Dowling (Ross Bonander / THW)

Dallas Stars’ Top 5 Sleeper Prospects

Fresh off of their AHL affiliate, the Texas Stars, winning the 2014 Calder Cup Championship as the AHL’s top team, it’s safe to say that the Dallas Stars have a […]

by · August 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars, Prospects