Ontario Hockey League

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
Will be tough to find a 2015 NHL Mock Draft without Connor McDavid going first overall. (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
Will be tough to find a 2015 NHL Mock Draft without Connor McDavid going first overall. (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
Will be tough to find a 2015 NHL Mock Draft without Connor McDavid going first overall. (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: Will Carolina win the lottery? (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: Will Carolina win the lottery? (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