Ontario Hockey League

Connor McDavid is the inevitable pick at number one, but are teams tanking for him? (Photo: OHL Images)

OHL Conference Final a Glimpse Into Oilers Future

The OHL’s Western Conference final has already had it’s share of excitement and given fans a reason to tune in. Edmonton Oilers fans have even more incentive to take a […]

by · April 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, OHL
Connor McDavid is the inevitable pick at number one, but are teams tanking for him? (Photo: OHL Images)

Ongoing Oilers, Otters Saga Takes Strange Bounce

The day that the hockey world was waiting for had arrived.  It was the night in which we would all find out which team would have the 1st chance to […]

Connor McDavid is the inevitable pick at number one, but are teams tanking for him? (Photo: OHL Images)

Has Connor McDavid Finally Met His Match?

The 2015 OHL Playoffs for the Erie Otters to this point has been the Connor McDavid show.  On the same day that Jack Eichel won the Hobey Baker as a […]

by · April 16, 2015 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, OHL
Joshua Ho-Sang was viewed as a controversial player by many teams, but he was simply too good to be passed on when Garth Snow traded back into the first round for a late selection. (Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports)

Josh Ho-Sang Still Facing Undeserved Criticism

“There are guys ahead of me who are nowhere near me.” Josh Ho-Sang’s comments in a Toronto Sun article just before the 2014 NHL draft were, for many hockey fans, […]

by · March 24, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders, OHL, Prospects
Connor McDavid will be joining the Oilers. (Photo: OHL Images)

Q & A With Top Prospect Connor McDavid – Part 1

A couple of weeks back, after an Erie Otters victory, I can remember leaving the locker room area to head back up to the press box.  The sight that I […]

by · March 18, 2015 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, OHL
Flint Tropics Would Have Made Mockery of New OHL Team

Flint Tropics Would Have Made Mockery of New OHL Team

The long-awaited mascot, logo and jersey designs finally have been unveiled for the new OHL team moving to Flint, Michigan, next season. We are the Flint Firebirds! pic.twitter.com/gXvyUbZuOM — Flint […]

by · March 16, 2015 · 0 comments · CHL, OHL
Ryan's brother, Dylan Strome, is the top ranked forward over 6'2 in THW's 2015 NHL Draft War Room Rankings. (Photo: Dan & Margaret Hickling)

Q & A With Top Prospect Dylan Strome – Part 1

Connor McDavid is not the only Erie Otter making major headlines this season. Dylan Strome has certainly made a name for himself as well.  He along with McDavid have helped […]

by · March 13, 2015 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, OHL
Connor McDavid will be joining the Oilers. (Photo: OHL Images)

Just When You Think McDavid Can’t Do More

On Wednesday night, Connor McDavid did several things that he has never done in his 156 game OHL career.  Among his latest accomplishments, he got both his 1st hat trick […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 0 comments · OHL, Prospects
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
Habs' fans have history of being somewhat irritable when things  are not going well for the team.

When Fans Lose Hold of Reality

If you’ve ever cheered a goal, you’re a fan. If you’ve ever booed the opposition, you’re a fan. If you’ve ever lined up at midnight so you could buy the […]

Nick Ritchie (Terry Wilson / OHL Images)

OHL Trade Deadline: Flurry of Action as Contenders Stock Up

With the excitement of the World Junior Championships and the thrilling Canadian win in the rearview mirror, it’s back to business for the rest of junior hockey in the country. […]

by · January 12, 2015 · 0 comments · CHL, OHL
Connor McDavid: Top prize for the NHL draft lottery winner (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