by Eldon MacDonald 2013 NHL Draft: Year of the “Q” Every year, or so it seems, the NHL draft prospects from the QMJHL seemed to be looked down upon compared […]
Canadian Hockey League
Yesterday, I was listening to XM Radio’s Hockey Unfiltered from the NHL Network. Justin Goldman of the Goalie Guild and Todd Lewis and they were talking about the CHL’s new […]
With reports of the National Hockey League relocating the Phoenix Coyotes to Seattle, concern has risen for one of the Canadian Hockey League’s western markets.
The point of the NHL Entry Draft isn’t to pick an elite superstar first overall and then go home. It’s a new time to shine. Here are five under-the-radar OHL prospects to watch at the NHL draft.
Ryan Kujawinski THW Close-Up: Team: Kingston Frontenacs (OHL) Birthdate: March 30, 1995 Hometown: Iroquois Falls, Ontario Height: 6’2″ Weight: 205 lbs Position: Centre Shoots: Left NHL Draft Eligibility: 2013 Twitter: […]
There are characters in movies with defined roles, ones whose positions are clear as day.
And there are characters of hockey such as Curtis Lazar, characters who nobody can truly figure out.
Jonathan Drouin, Seth Jones, and Nate MacKinnon have dominated the Canadian Hockey League this season. They’ve done it surrounded by analysis, expectations, and media pressure. All three of them have that in common. But only two of them are expected to end up in Sunbelt markets come June 30.
And those sunny, southern cities are about to receive a massive shipment of elite talent.
Sean Monahan THW Close-Up: Team: Ottawa 67′s (OHL) Birthdate: October 12, 1994 Hometown: Brampton, Ontario Height: 6’2″ Weight: 195 lbs Position: Centre Shoots: Left NHL Draft Eligibility: 2013 Twitter: @monahan20 THW […]
Max Domi THW Close-Up: Team: London Knights (OHL) Birthdate: March 2, 1995 Hometown: Toronto, Ontario Height: 5’10″ Weight: 190 lbs Position: Centre/Left Wing Shoots: Left NHL Draft Eligibility: 2013 Twitter: […]
Nick Baptiste THW Close-Up: Team: Sudbury Wolves (OHL) Birthdate: August 4, 1995 Hometown: Ottawa, ON Height: 6’1″ Weight: 200 lbs Position: Right Wing Shoots: Right Draft Eligibility: 2013 1st year eligible Twitter: […]
Zach Fucale isn’t the Halifax Mooseheads’ star player.
But really, no one else is, either. It’s not because Fucale isn’t good enough to be the star; it’s more about Fucale being one of three elite players on Halifax’s roster. And one who’ll probably be gone by the time the first round of the NHL draft concludes.
The NHL Entry Draft is little more than a month away, and as usual there is a flood of interest in 2013 mock drafts, player profiles and NHL team needs. Most of the […]