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Kadri's emergence puts the squeeze on Grabovski (PhatsoPhotography/Flickr)

Expectation: Nazem Kadri – Part I

Expectation: Nazem Kadri is a three-part series. Part II is available here. Part III is available here.   It seems all peaks and valleys when it comes to the still-young […]

by · November 23, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, CHL, OHL, Toronto Maple Leafs
(Steven Christy/OKC Barons)

NHL Lockout Could Provide Impressive Depth Up Front for Canada

There are certainly not a lot of positives when talking about the NHL lockout.  It is usually talked about with frustration and negativity, and in some cases apathy. However one […]

by · November 22, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, International Hockey, OHL, Prospects, QMJHL, WHL, World Junior Hockey Championship
Nathan MacKinnon (Ryan Taplin/Metro Halifax News)

From the Scouting Notebook: 2013 NHL Entry Draft Rankings

The atmosphere in rinks around the globe are beginning to intensify as draft eligible players start out on their journey to realize their dreams of being selected by an NHL […]

Stefan Noesen (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

Trio of Senators Prospects Lighting Up the OHL

written by @iancmclaren The ongoing history of Ottawa Senators hockey may be on hold (thanks to the ongoing NHL lockout), but the future of the organization is extremely bright, due […]

by · November 19, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, OHL, Ottawa Senators, Prospects
Brett Ritchie (Dallas Stars, 2011 44th Overall) offers a net presence and soft hands (Photo Courtesy of Brendan Ross/The Scouting Bureau)

Dallas Prospect Brett Ritchie Transforming into Elite Scorer

Heading into the 2011 NHL Draft, there were a lot of concerns around Brett Ritchie’s game. Despite being listed at 6-foot-4, 215 pounds, he was not seen as much of a […]

by · November 18, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars, OHL
Seventh Round Picks, Chuck Fletcher’s Goldmine?

Seventh Round Picks, Chuck Fletcher’s Goldmine?

Late round picks could be considered the most interesting part of the draft. A few very good NHL players have been drafted in the later rounds, (Pavel Datsyuk, Henrik Zetterberg […]

Religion In Hockey Part Two: Q&A With Windsor Spitfires’ Captain Saverio Posa

Religion In Hockey Part Two: Q&A With Windsor Spitfires’ Captain Saverio Posa

Part 1 of Religion in Hockey   More and more elite athletes are opening up about the role of religion in their chosen sport and recently also becoming vocal about […]

by · November 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, Hockey Cares, Minor League Report, OHL, Prospects
P.K. Subban (Eric Bolte-US PRESSWIRE)

2007 NHL Draft: The 16 Defensemen Selected Before PK Subban

As a hockey fan, have you ever wondered what would have happened if your team had drafted a certain player instead of another? Like in 2000, when the New York […]

The Kingston Frontenacs’ Bright Future

The Kingston Frontenacs’ Bright Future

The Kingston Frontenacs are a very young team full of high draft picks.  With high draft picks come high expectations, and so far the promising young players are delivering. The […]

by · November 9, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, OHL, Prospects
Subway Super Series chalked full of future NHL Superstars (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

Subway Super Series Predictions: QMJHL/OHL/WHL vs Russia

It’s that time again…the 10 days where the best young players from the CHL and Russia come together to renew hockey’s biggest rivalry: Canada vs. Russia.  Tonight marks the first […]

by · November 5, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, International Hockey, OHL, QMJHL, Uncategorized, WHL
With Jonas Brodin Out, It’s Tyler Cuma’s Time

With Jonas Brodin Out, It’s Tyler Cuma’s Time

In 2008, Ottawa 67’s defenseman, Tyler Cuma, became the final 1st round pick of the Wild’s first ever General Manager, Doug Risebrough. Drafted 23rd overall, one draft spot behind Edmonton […]

by · November 4, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, CHL, Minnesota Wild, OHL
Matt Finn (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

Was Matthew Finn The Steal Of The 2012 NHL Entry Draft?

Heading into the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, Guelph Stotm defenseman Matthew Finn was ranked 13th overall by the International scouting Service, while The Hockey News had Finn ranked 18th overall […]

by · November 3, 2012 · 4 comments · OHL, Prospects, Toronto Maple Leafs