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Rasmus Ristolainen [photo: Teemu Saarinen, HC TPS]

Rasmus Ristolainen – The Next Ones: NHL 2013 Draft Prospect Profile

He’s been on everyone’s radar since the beginning of the season.  He’s a big body on the back end, an intelligent puck mover, a boy amongst men, and one of […]

by · May 15, 2013 · 1 comment · NHL Entry Draft
2012 Draft Eligible Nail Yakupov is one to watch on Team Russia at WJCs {Metcalfe Photography}

Nail Yakupov – The Next Ones: NHL 2012 Draft Prospect Profile

Nail Yakupov THW Close-Up:
Nail Yakupov. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins. Taylor Hall. John Tavares. Steven Stamkos.
Detailed hockey analytics are not required to decipher the connection between the above five hockey players.
No matter how hockey media and the experts tried to convince hockey fans, there was ultimately no doubt as to who would get drafted first overall in the past four drafts. Nail Yakupov looks to make it five years running that this trend continues.

Nick Ebert: America’s Top NHL Draft Prospect

Nick Ebert: America’s Top NHL Draft Prospect

Originally from Livingston, New Jersey, Nick Ebert has taken his game to a whole new level in the last few years. Ebert was playing in the USHL with the Waterloo […]

Hedman, Tavares & Duchene {IMSO Hockey - Flickr}

NHL 2009 Entry Draft Aftermath: Comparing The Draft Ranking Services

Christopher Ralph is a hockey writer with a focus on prospects and the entry draft, as well as the Leafs’ correspondent here at THW.   In grading which scouting service and/or […]