Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

Daniel Sprong (Photo: Darrell Theriault/Charlottetown Islanders)

Sprong, Chlapik Among Notable Charlottetown Prospects

The Charlottetwon Islanders, formerly known as the P.E.I Rocket and Montreal Rocket, are looking forward to an exciting draft. The team from Prince Edward Island hasn’t produce many high end […]

Zach Fucale [photo: David Chan]

Fucale vs. Comrie: Canada’s Goaltending Duel

Team Canada’s World Junior camp is well underway now with less than two weeks until Boxing Day. Though the team is waiting for decisions on some eligible players in the NHL, […]

(Daniel St Louis/Moncton Wildcats)

Interview With QMJHL Prospect Vladimir Tkachev

In this translated interview, originally appearing on the popular Russian portal, Moncton Wildcats forward Vladimir Tkachev talks about playing in Canada and discusses his summer story with the Edmonton […]

by · November 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects, QMJHL
(Vadim Kitayev -

Interview With QMJHL Prospect Eduard Nasybullin

In this translated interview, originally appearing on the popular russian portal, Rimouski Oceanic defenseman Eduard Nasybullin talks about his first steps in hockey, getting used to Canada, and personal […]

by · October 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects, QMJHL
Nathan MacKinnon (Ryan Taplin/Metro Halifax News)

MacKinnon’s Success No Surprise to Former Junior Teammate

A ticket to see Nathan MacKinnon and his Colorado Avalanche teammates play these playoffs at home will, on average, cost $225 a seat to witness in person. Yet for one individual, […]

by · April 25, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, QMJHL
Kevin Gagne with the Norfolk Admirals Photo Credit: (John Wright/Norfolk Admirals)

Kevin Gagne Blossoming with the Norfolk Admirals

There is no question about it–the Anaheim Ducks American League affiliate, the Norfolk Admirals, are built on a defensive foundation. Norfolk is currently home to some of the premier defenders […]

by · March 11, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Norfolk Admirals, QMJHL
Ivan Barbashev is a 2-way, Russian forward [photo: David Chan]

Top 10 QMJHL Prospects

The QMJHL has always produced some phenomenal talent.  This year may not be nearly as impressive for the QMJHL in terms of bonafide talent, but the first few names on […]

by · February 27, 2014 · 1 comment · NHL Entry Draft, QMJHL, Top 10 Lists
Anthony Duclair [photo: David Chan]

QMJHL Players get Late Christmas Gift

Jonathan Diaby, Emile Poirier and Anthony Duclair have all been signed to their first professional contracts by their NHL clubs. The teenagers are each having successful seasons so far in […]

by · January 6, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, QMJHL
Maple Leaf Prospects Update

Maple Leaf Prospects Update

Prospects Update will be a bi-weekly feature that will check in on a few of the Leafs top performing prospects. The third edition looks at a Marlie leading all D-men […]

by · November 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Prospects, QMJHL, Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Marlies
The Lewiston Maineiacs: Maine’s Lost Team

The Lewiston Maineiacs: Maine’s Lost Team

The state of Maine has always had a rich hockey tradition. The Portland Pirates have been a mainstay for over twenty years, the University of Maine Black Bears have been […]

by · November 7, 2013 · 2 comments · Hockey History, QMJHL
Emile Poirier (Gatineau Olympiques)

Emile Poirier – The Next Ones: 2013 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Emile Poirier THW Close-Up: Team: Gatineau Olympiques Birthdate: December 14, 1994 Hometown: Montreal, Quebec Height: 6’1″   Weight: 185 lbs Position: Left Wing Shoots: Left NHL Draft Eligibility: 2013 Twitter: @epoirier27 THW […]

by · June 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · NHL Entry Draft, QMJHL
Jonathan Drouin and Nathan MacKinnon at the Top Prospects Practice [photo: David Chan]

NHL 2013 Draft War Room: Top 30 QMJHL Prospects

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 […]

by · June 19, 2013 · 1 comment · NHL Entry Draft, QMJHL