Post Tagged with: "London Knights"

Mitch Marner: The Magician of the 2015 NHL Draft (OHL Images)

Mitch Marner: A Two-Team Target

It’s seems that every year – at least for the past few seasons – the OHL’s London Knights and head coach Dale Hunter spit out handfuls of NHL first round […]

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He’s Halfway There: Tierney on a Tear

A Half-Season of Experience Over the past ten games, few San Jose Sharks have performed as well as center Chris Tierney. The 20-year old skater has shown incredible improvement in his play since […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
(Nikita Zadorov. Photo: Jake Lenartowicz - Flickr)

Interview With Sabres Defenseman Nikita Zadorov

In this translated interview, originally appearing on the Russian portal sports.ru, Sabres defenseman Nikita Zadorov talks about getting a spot in the NHL, transition from junior to senior hockey, and his […]

by · February 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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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 · Comments are Disabled · 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