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An Early-Season 2013 NHL Mock Draft

Just because the National Hockey League’s locked out doesn’t mean there isn’t another NHL Draft coming up next June. Here’s The Hockey Writers’ first mock draft of the season.

Kyle Pereira: From Junior Hockey to Professional Lacrosse Prospect

Kyle Pereira: From Junior Hockey to Professional Lacrosse Prospect

It’s not uncommon for hockey players to excel in multiple sports. For Kyle Pereira, he’s taking the road from the OHL to pro lacrosse.

by · October 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, OHL, Player Profiles, Prospects
Andrew Yogan (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

New York Rangers: Five Under the Radar Prospects

In an earlier post, we listed the five best prospects in the New York Rangers farm system. Although the five prospects previously mentioned are the cream of the crop in […]

by · October 23, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, CHL, New York Rangers, OHL, Prospects, Top 10 Lists, WHL
Dougie Hamilton - Boston Bruins phenom. (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

If Lockout Ends, Who Is Staying? Who Is Going?

  The 2012-13 NHL lockout has officially passed the one-month mark and as optimism continues to elevate with the owners, players and, most importantly, the fans, there could be a […]

by · October 18, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, CHL, OHL, Prospects, QMJHL, WHL
Jared Knight of the Providence Bruins. (Bob Mand/THW)

Jared Knight Ready to Drop the Puck on His Pro Career with the Providence Bruins

Few members of the Providence Bruins enter this season as highly-touted as forward Jared Knight. Knight, the Boston Bruins second pick in 2010 – 32nd overall – spent each of […]

by · October 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Boston Bruins, Minor League Report, OHL, Prospects
Connor McDavid (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

Connor McDavid Impresses Early: What Makes Him Exceptional?

As unbelievable as it may sound to some, a 15-year-old is making his mark just a few games into his OHL career. And yet, to those who know the name of Connor McDavid, it really isn’t much of a surprise.

Michael Houser (CHL Images)

The Next Undrafted Gems? Andrey Makarov & Michael Houser

Andrey Makarov and Michael Houser were glossed over during the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, but that doesn’t mean they won’t strive to be NHL players one day.

Kujawinski has all the tools but has lacked consistency(OHL Images)

Career Year for Frontenacs’ Ryan Kujawinski

Ryan Kujawinski is in his NHL draft year, and sophomore season in the OHL with the Kingston Frontenacs. He was the fourth overall selection in the 2011 OHL Priority draft […]

Will Malcolm Subban be Canada's starting WJC goaltender? (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

Boston Bruins Prospects – Fall 2012 Rankings: The Top Five

The Boston Bruins own a deep and talented prospect system. In the following rankings, I’ve listed the more than thirty Calder-eligible young men under contract or control of the Bruins’ […]

by · October 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Boston Bruins, OHL, Prospects
Ryan Murray (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

Canadian World Juniors Benefit from NHL Lockout

The 2005 Canadian Under-20 World Junior team was dubbed the “best world junior team ever assembled” as Hockey Canada had the opportunity to handpick the nation’s best junior eligible players […]

Chris Kreider has certainly made quite some noise over his last several games, and fantasy managers are starting to take note. (Marc DesRosiers-US PRESSWIRE)

New York Rangers: Top Five Prospects to Watch in 2012-13

The New York Rangers were successful in recent years because of the amount of young players that were drafted and developed by their organization. While some of the Rangers top […]

by · October 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, CHL, Minor League Report, New York Rangers, OHL, Prospects, Top 10 Lists, WHL
On September 29, 2012, both OHL players named Connor Brown managed to score in the same game in an 8-1 win by the Ottawa 67's over the Erie Otters.  The elder Brown scored at 14:28 of the first period on the powerplay while the younger Brown scored at 15:02 of the third period.  As if the fact that this occurred was not incredible enough, both players share the jersey number 28.  (Terry Wilson/OHL Images; Valerie Wutti/Blitzen Photography)

OHL History: The Connor Brown Double Dip

Over the course of hockey history, it has not been too unusual to see players with the same name.  With the commonality of both first and last names, the chances […]

by · October 1, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, Hockey History, National Juniors, OHL, Prospects, Toronto Maple Leafs