Sam Carrick (Ross Bonander/THW)

NHL Preseason: Carrick, Campbell Cruise on Day 4

Wednesday showcased more hopeful prospects as the NHL preseason continued. Fighting to get noticed by their respective coaching staffs, these players were thrown into game action with the chance to […]

by · September 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects
Would expansion to the Emerald City affect the Canucks' fan base? (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sport)

NHL Preseason: Vey, Namestnikov Stars on Day 3

The NHL preseason has been filled with exciting plays, tough injuries and many young surprises thus far. Tuesday was no different – with some of hockey’s prospects looking to make […]

by · September 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects
Curtis McKenzie (Ross Bonander/THW)

Dallas Stars Roster Problems: Too Much Of A Good Thing

The Dallas Stars have only played two out of their six preseason games so far this fall, yet the conversation with who will go and who will stay on the […]

by · September 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars, Prospects
(Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports)

Boucher, Domi Don’t Disappoint on Day 2 of NHL Preseason

The second day of the NHL’s preseason schedule was a busy one with seven teams playing split-squad games. The Maple Leafs took on the Flyers in London at Budweiser Gardens, […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects
Jonathan Drouin [photo: David Chan]

Jonathan Drouin Injured; Out 3-4 Weeks

Jonathan Drouin Suffers Hand Injury: News broke early Tuesday morning that Lightning forward and top prospect Jonathan Drouin had suffered an injury to his right hand. An X-ray confirmed the […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Injury Report, Prospects
(Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

NHL Preseason: Three Stars From Day 1

Over the next couple of weeks, we’ll take a look at some of the non-roster players looking to earn a spot on their respective NHL clubs. While this preseason mini-series […]

by · September 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects
WHL Roundup: Few Surprises From Opening Weekend

WHL Roundup: Few Surprises From Opening Weekend

The Brandon Wheat Kings and Kelowna Rockets are going to be REALLY good this season. That should come as no surprise — they were listed as the top two WHL […]

by · September 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects, WHL
(Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports)

Ford Ice Impressions – Nashville Predators

We’ve saved the hosts for last. Normally I’d do that just because they hosted the tournament, but in this case I left the Nashville Predators for the last because, as […]

by · September 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators, Prospects
Aaron Ekblad is a strong contender for #1 overall in the 2014 NHL Draft (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

Ford Ice Impressions – Florida Panthers

The Florida Panthers’ rookies were a feisty bunch Sunday, and in a good way. Everywhere I looked, someone was getting in a Nashville player’s face or space.  And it wasn’t […]

by · September 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Florida Panthers, Prospects
(Jeff Griffith-USA TODAY Sports)

Nashville Predators Invite 5 to Training Camp

The Nashville Predators begin training camp Friday with five unfamiliar faces in the organization. Nashville invited forwards Mathew Campagna and Jon Puskar, defensemen Brian Lee and Mike Little, and goaltender Devin […]

by · September 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators, Prospects
Binghamton Senators goaltender Andrew Hammond. (Annie Erling Gofus/The Hockey Writers)

2014 Rookie Tournament Recap: Senators Report Card

The annual Rookie Tournament, held this year in London, Ontario, provides prospects the opportunity to showcase their talents for team management in the hopes of securing a job in either the AHL […]

by · September 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators, Prospects
David Pastrnak (Photo: Per Eliasson)

Ford Ice Impressions – Boston Bruins

The Boston Bruins didn’t have the most impressive group of the four I saw Sunday. I’ll say that straight out. That being said, there were a few guys that stood out […]

by · September 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins, Prospects