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Edmonton Oilers: A Look into the State of the Franchise

Entering the 2014 offseason, the grocery list for Craig MacTavish and the Edmonton Oilers is a long one indeed. MacTavish has been up front and aggressive in what he wants […]

by · June 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Haydn Fleury #4, BMO Top CHL Top Prospects Game sandwiched by top forward prospects Sam Reinhart and Leon Draisaitl (Photo by Brad Watson)

2014 NHL Draft War Room: Prospect Profile Index

The following are links to the completed prospect profiles and interviews for the two draft series featured at THW: The Next Ones (click here for Chris’s List – Top 210 […]

Aaron Ekblad (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

3 Things… NHL Draft 2014 Edition

Draft day 2014, and the weather is beautiful. So what else would a good hockey fan be doing but sitting in front of the television, watching Bob McKenzie and friends […]

by · June 27, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft
Toronto Maple Leafs top prospect Morgan Rielly on draft day 2012. (Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

Leafs Warning: Do NOT Trade Up

As the 2014 NHL Draft rapidly approaches, trade rumours and speculations begin to take shape. It seems as though this upcoming draft is poised to be one to remember, with […]

by · June 25, 2014 · 3 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Leon Draisaitl at BMO CHL Top Prospects Game (Photo: Brad Watson)

Edmonton Oilers Draft Day Targets

For yet another year the Edmonton Oilers are picking in near the top at the NHL Entry Draft. This season they will take the podium third behind the Florida Panthers and Buffalo […]

The Writers Mock Draft as we delve into the rationale of the Devils mock pit at #30. (File Photo)

Reznik’s Rankings: Top 60 for the 2014 NHL Draft

For me, the weeks leading up to (and including) the draft are the best time of year. So many things happen on a day-to-day basis. Teams change their rankings around; […]

by · June 20, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Aaron Ekblad: Will he be the first defenseman in 8 years to go 1st overall in NHL draft? He tops THW's War Room Final 2014 NHL Draft Rankings. (Photo: Brad Watson)

2014 NHL Draft Rankings War Room: June Edition

by Eldon MacDonald (edited by @ChrisRalphTHW) The 2014 NHL Draft Rankings War Room: June Edition brings you the Top 180 ranked prospects as compiled by THW’s Eastern Canada based hockey bird […]

by · June 15, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft
Aaron Ekblad is a strong contender for #1 overall in the 2014 NHL Draft (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

Aaron Ekblad – The Next Ones: NHL 2014 Draft Prospect Profile

Aaron Ekblad THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 6/7/1996 Place of birth: Belle River, ON, CAN Ht: 6’4″     Wt: 216 lbs Shoots: Right Position: D NHL Draft Eligibility: 2014 Twitter: @EK5Colts THW The Next Ones Rankings (January […]

by · May 16, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Aaron Ekblad is a strong contender for #1 overall in the 2014 NHL Draft (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

What Should the Florida Panthers Do With the First Overall Pick?

One thing is clear, changes needed to be made, and the Florida Panthers struck gold when they won the first overall pick through the NHL Draft Lottery. They were one […]

Leon Draisaitl at BMO CHL Top Prospects Game (Photo: Brad Watson)

Should the Edmonton Oilers Trade the 3rd Overall Pick?

The Edmonton Oilers yet again find themselves sitting and watching another edition of the NHL playoffs rather than participating. What is unfortunately becoming all too common, the Oilers management do […]

Leon Draisaitl at BMO CHL Top Prospects Game (Photo: Brad Watson)

Oilers Draft Report: Making the Case for Leon Draisaitl

“The Oilers are a great organization. I mean, they’ve had tons of super stars, so it would be huge for me. It would definitely be the greatest thing ever for me.” […]

Sam Bennett (Terry Wilson /OHL Images)

2014 Mock Draft (April Edition), Who’s #1?

CSS has come out with their latest rankings for the upcoming 2014 NHL Entry Draft taking place in Philadelphia this year. Surprising many, CSS has Kingston Frontenacs center Sam Bennett […]

by · April 9, 2014 · 4 comments · NHL Entry Draft