Ontario Hockey League

Connor McDavid: Exceptionally talented prospect eligible for the 2015 NHL Draft (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

McDavid Speaks: Does He Think He Should Have Fought?

Erie Otters star Connor McDavid surprisingly made an appearance at his team’s practice on Monday.  Surprisingly, because not even coach Kris Knobloch knew McDavid was there.  He came in like […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, OHL
Thomas Welsh [Brock University]

Thomas Welsh Gets A 2nd Chance With The Kitchener Rangers

Thomas Welsh has taken the road less traveled over the past four years. After playing two seasons in Prep School and being drafted in the 5th round of the OHL […]

by · November 23, 2014 · 0 comments · OHL
Connor McDavid: Exceptionally talented prospect eligible for the 2015 NHL Draft (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

McDavid Fractures Hand: World Juniors In Question

McDavid Will Miss 5-6 Weeks The Erie Otters have announced that phenom Connor McDavid could miss up to 5-6 weeks of the Erie Otters schedule after fracturing his right hand […]

by · November 12, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, OHL
Connor McDavid is the consensus number one prospect for the 2015 NHL Draft early in the season. (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

The 1st Pick In The 2015 NHL Draft Will Be…

Who’s 1st In 2015 NHL Draft The debate of whose name will be called first at the 2015 NHL Draft is all the rage these days.  It seems that anyone […]

by · November 1, 2014 · 2 comments · NHL Entry Draft, OHL
Aaron Ekblad (OHL Images)

Rasmus Andersson: Aaron Ekblad 2.0?

At the NHL entry draft last year Barrie Colts defenceman Aaron Ekblad stole the show after being drafted first overall by the Florida Panthers. Ekblad had a very impressive track […]

by · October 10, 2014 · 0 comments · OHL, Player Profiles
Connor McDavid: Exceptionally talented prospect eligible for the 2015 NHL Draft (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

Monthly McDavid: Meet Erie’s Dynamic Duo

Connor McDavid Is Not Alone You’ve heard it all by now.  Connor McDavid is the real deal.  He is considered along with Jack Eichel to be consensus Top 2 picks […]

by · October 8, 2014 · 0 comments · OHL
Review – Showtime: One Team. One Year. One Step from the NHL

Review – Showtime: One Team. One Year. One Step from the NHL

Showtime: One Team. One Year. One Step from the NHL by Ed Arnold (HarperCollins Publishers, Toronto. 2016) Of the three Major Junior hockey leagues that fall under the umbrella of […]

by · September 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey Books, OHL
Connor McDavid is the consensus number one prospect for the 2015 NHL Draft early in the season. (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

The Connor McDavid Show

Thursday evening I had the opportunity to attend a Barrie Colts preseason game as they took on the Erie Otters. I had never attended a game as a scout before, […]

by · September 5, 2014 · 1 comment · OHL, Player Profiles
(Tim Cornett/WindsorSpitfires.com)

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
Connor McDavid: Exceptionally talented prospect eligible for the 2015 NHL Draft (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

Will Erie Otters Part Ways With Connor McDavid?

Imagine for a moment being called the “LeBron James” of anything.  Pretty high praise for you, right?  That label was placed on young phenom Connor McDavid last year in this […]

by · August 14, 2014 · 1 comment · OHL
Josh Wesley, defenseman for the Plymouth Whalers. (via Josh Wesley)

Q & A with Josh Wesley of the Plymouth Whalers

Those of us lucky enough to grow up with great fathers usually try to emulate them in one way or another as we grow older and become men or women […]

by · June 12, 2014 · 2 comments · OHL, Prospects
Mike Vellucci

Meet Mike Vellucci

While the hunt for a new head coach continues in Raleigh, perhaps now is a good time to take a quick look at a recent front office hire who will […]