Canadian Hockey League

Connor McDavid: Will Carolina win the lottery? (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
(Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Regina Pats in Today’s NHL

Some of you may know that I am from Regina, Saskatchewan a.k.a. Riderville, home of Canada’s best football team, the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Certainly, there’s absolutely no argument there. Regina is […]

by · October 4, 2014 · 0 comments · WHL
WHL Roundup: Few Surprises From Opening Weekend

WHL Roundup: Few Surprises From Opening Weekend

The Brandon Wheat Kings and Kelowna Rockets are going to be REALLY good this season. That should come as no surprise — they were listed as the top two WHL […]

by · September 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects, WHL
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
Mathew Barzal: one of the top average-sized forwards available for the 2015 NHL Draft. (Photo: Christopher Mast)

WHL Predictions: Rockets Fuelled For Championship

We have a consensus — the Kelowna Rockets will be crowned Western Hockey League champions this season. In polling fellow WHL experts Andy Eide of Seattle and Ryan Pike of […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects, WHL
Stanley Cup Blueprint: Kelowna Rockets on Defence

Stanley Cup Blueprint: Kelowna Rockets on Defence

Earlier in the month I looked at a different fantasy scenario with regards to expansion. In it, I submitted that of all the players in the league, you could win […]

by · September 7, 2014 · 4 comments · CHL, Fantasy
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
(Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

Stanley Cup Blueprint: London Knights On Offence

With all the talk about expansion and where teams might be going, I started to look at how organizations will build their teams, not just the new cities but the […]

by · August 31, 2014 · 0 comments · CHL, Fantasy
Can the Portland Winterhawks make if five in a row? (photo whl.ca)

WHL Exhibition Games Kick Off Season of Questions

The Western Hockey League got it’s exhibition season going on Tuesday night with the Swift Current Broncos beating the Moose Jaw Warriors. Over the next several days nearly every team […]

by · August 27, 2014 · 0 comments · CHL, WHL
(Chris Pullen/Cranbrook Photo)

Rinat Valiev: Interview With Maple Leafs Prospect

Toronto Maple Leafs prospect Rinat Valiev has just been signed to an entry-level contract after getting selected during the third round of the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. The native of […]

Madison Bowey #4  (Marissa Baecker/WHL)

Your Western Hockey League Social Media Guide

With training camps set to open across the Western Hockey League next week, it’s time to make sure you are plugged into the league. Whether you are a junior hockey […]

by · August 17, 2014 · 4 comments · CHL, WHL