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THW’s 2015 NHL Draft Ultimate Prospect Tracker – Holiday Edition

THW’s 2015 NHL Draft Ultimate Prospect Tracker – Holiday Edition

by Eldon MacDonald (edited by @ChrisRalphTHW) The 2015 NHL Draft Rankings War Room: This holiday edition brings you the Top 100 ranked prospects as compiled by THW’s Eastern Canada based hockey bird dog, Eldon MacDonald. The Next […]

by · December 21, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft
Canada Loses to Russia but Team Set

Canada Loses to Russia but Team Set

Despite out-shooting the Russians 53-20, the Canadians dropped their first exhibition game 2-1 at the Air Canada Centre Friday night. Canada seemed to dominate the play in the rematch of […]

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Crossroads: Sabres Need to Choose a Path

The Sabres are one of the hottest teams in the NHL right now as winners of 10 of their last 14 games.  The hot streak has propelled the Sabres into […]

Jack Eichel is just one of highly coveted prospects available for the 2015 NHL Draft.  (USA Hockey/Ellen DeLuca)

2015 NHL Draft Alternate Rankings – Holiday Edition

The holiday season is almost upon us. With that season, comes a few beloved traditions: gift-giving, holiday music and the IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship. World Juniors time is also […]

by · December 18, 2014 · 1 comment · NHL Entry Draft
Edmonton Oilers Should Not Trade Taylor Hall

Edmonton Oilers Should Not Trade Taylor Hall

Dallas Eakins took one for the team this week and was the fall guy for a hopelessly underachieving Edmonton Oilers team. With news of his firing, there have been a […]

by · December 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Connor McDavid is the consensus number one prospect for the 2015 NHL Draft early in the season. (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

Canada’s Camp Full Of Quality Forwards

Depth, as always, will be a strength for Canada at the upcoming world junior tournament. That pertains to every position, but especially up front, with the plan to roll four […]

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Oilers Proving First Overall Picks don’t Guarantee Success

Not since the Quebec Nordiques of 1989-1991 did a team select first overall in the draft for three straight years. Those picks, though eventually traded away, resulted in a Stanley […]

by · December 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Connor McDavid: Exceptionally talented prospect eligible for the 2015 NHL Draft (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

McDavid Still Number One

It has been nearly a month since Erie Otters forward Connor McDavid fractured his fifth metacarpal bone in his right hand after inadvertently punching the glass during a fight with […]

by · December 3, 2014 · 4 comments · Prospects
Picks like Sam Reinhart will now get tested at the combine in Buffalo the next two seasons. (Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports)

Buffalo Sabres: Sam Reinhart Invited to Canada National Junior Camp

With five wins in six games, things are currently going extremely well for the Buffalo Sabres. Well, apart from the fact that at this rate they’re going to play themselves […]

by · December 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Watch Out! The Buffalo Sabres Are Not in Last Place…For Now?

With a 2-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens, the Buffalo Sabres leap-frogged the Columbus Blue Jackets and Edmonton Oilers in the standings. Buffalo is now in twenty-eighth place in the […]

by · November 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
Team Canada Projected Roster for 2015 World Juniors

Team Canada Projected Roster for 2015 World Juniors

So, the 2015 World Juniors are set to begin in just about a month’s time, and with that, comes roster projections. The tournament will be hosted by Canada this year, […]

Connor McDavid: Exceptionally talented prospect eligible for the 2015 NHL Draft (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

McDavid Speaks: Does He Think He Should Have Fought?

Erie Otters star Connor McDavid surprisingly made an appearance at his team’s practice on Monday.  Surprisingly, because not even coach Kris Knobloch knew McDavid was there.  He came in like […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, OHL