Post Tagged with: "London Knights"

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Relax Habs Fans, Michael McCarron Isn’t a Bust

Being an NHL first round pick is a lot of pressure. But when you’re a first round pick of the Montreal Canadiens, no doubt the glare is a little brighter […]

by · October 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Anthony Stolarz (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

Anthony Stolarz, Philadelphia’s Next Franchise Goalie?

How much is too much of a good thing? For the Flyers, having an abundance of stability in net seems like sitting a malnourished child at the table for a […]

by · August 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
The London Knights are 2013 OHL champions. (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

Maple Leafs Pick Rupert Talks Knights, Memorial Cup

Ryan Rupert admits it; he’s changed his game. “All the suspensions they’ve laid out, you’ve got to just take a step back and control yourself”, said the 19 year-old winger, […]

by · January 18, 2014 · 1 comment · CHL, OHL
Brandon Montour style of play reminds one of Shayne Gostisbehere (Photo: Marilyn Zube)

Top Flyers Prospects To Date

The Flyers’ prospect pool has been a laughing stock for quite some time.  Although they’ve put winning teams on the ice, they always seemed to lack in developing prospects through […]

by · November 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers, Prospects
Olli Määttä will likely end up back in his Knights jersey, but he has played well in black and gold.  (Photo: Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

The Olli Maatta Decision: Pittsburgh or London?

It took just three NHL games for Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta to stir up a raging debate in Pittsburgh. With most junior-eligible defensemen, the debate tends to be whether or […]

Remi Elie (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

Remi Elie – The Next Ones: 2013 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Remi Elie THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 04/16/1995 Place of birth: Green Valley ONT Ht: 6’1″     Wt: 203 Shoots: Left Position: Left wing NHL Draft Eligibility: 2013 1st year eligible Twitter: @Remi_Elie […]

by · June 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · NHL Entry Draft, OHL
Does Marc Methot have a chance to play for the Canadian Olympic Team?

Marc Methot: A Serious Canadian Olympic Candidate?

Marc Methot has come a long way since his Junior A days playing for the Kanata Valley Lasers. A steady stay-at-home defenseman for the Lasers, he transitioned perfectly to major junior and continued to play his hardnosed style.

by · May 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics, Ottawa Senators
Nikita Zadorov [David Chan]

London Knights’ Nikita Zadorov Defies European Stereotype

Nikita Zadorov isn’t who London Knights fans imagined when hearing their team had drafted a Russian defenseman in the first round of the 2012 CHL Import Draft.

A silky-smooth, offensive-minded, 5-foot-10 blueliner was pictured by many. Instead, Knights supporters found themselves looking at a 6-foot-5, 230-pound mammoth.

by · May 11, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, NHL Entry Draft, OHL, Player Profiles, Prospects
London Knights' Bo Horvat looking to take advantage of more responsibility (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

Bo Horvat – The Next Ones: NHL 2013 Draft Prospect Profile

Bo Horvat THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 4/5/1995 Place of birth: Rodney, Ont.  Ht:  6’00″ Wt: 198 Shoots: Left Position: Center Twitter Handle: @BoHorvat NHL Draft Eligibility: 2013 1st year […]

by · March 19, 2013 · 1 comment · NHL Entry Draft
Max Domi (OHL Images)

NHL Draft: Max Domi’s Skill Overpowers Small Stature

Max Domi has been hearing comments about his height for years.

Before Domi was even drafted by the London Knights in the 2011 OHL Priority Selection, his size was being heavily criticized. Those concerns about his OHL potential are well out of the way now. But really, they’ve only turned into concerns regarding his National Hockey League future.

by · March 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, NHL Entry Draft, OHL
Brandon Prust (Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports)

The Canadiens Playing With a High Level Of Prust

On July 1st 2012 when it was announced that the Montreal Canadiens had signed gritty forward Brendon Prust to a four deal worth $10 million, most Canadiens fans did not […]

by · February 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens, Player Profiles
Michael Houser (CHL Images)

The Next Undrafted Gems? Andrey Makarov & Michael Houser

Andrey Makarov and Michael Houser were glossed over during the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, but that doesn’t mean they won’t strive to be NHL players one day.