Post Tagged with: "NHL 2012 Draft"

Ryan Murray (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

2012 NHL Draft: Ryan Murray

The 2013 NHL Draft is just 10 short days away.  In those 10 days, the Columbus Blue Jackets are going to once again change the face of their franchise.  For […]

by · June 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
Malcolm Subban looks to join his older brother, PK, as a NHL draft pick (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

NHL Draft Preview: Top Goalies, Darkhorses and Teams That Could Use the Help

There is plenty of debate surrounding when teams should select a goaltender at the National Hockey League Entry Draft. There are teams who have benefited greatly from selecting goaltender early. […]

by · June 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Prospects
Ottawa's Cody Ceci leads all OHL Defensemen in scoring (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

Buffalo Sabres Draft Strategy Part 2

After the Stanley Cup playoffs, one of the most exciting times for hockey fans (especially fans whose teams failed to make the playoffs) is the NHL Entry Draft. It’s a chance […]

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.

2012 NHL Mock Draft

2012 NHL Mock Draft: 2nd Round March Madness Edition

With the actual 2012 NHL Entry Draft taking place on June 22nd-23rd in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania, mock draft madness sweeps the hockey universe as the NHL’s regular season and battle to […]

by · April 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, Prospects, Uncategorized
SlapShots photography/ THW

Matt Dumba: The Complete Scouting Report

In all the games I’ve watched this year there has been one draft eligible prospect that has stood out among the rest.  As far as the WHL goes, Matt Dumba […]

Henrik Samuelsson (Slapshots Photography/THW)

2012 NHL Mock Draft: March Madness Edition (Picks 16-30)

  The actual 2012 NHL Entry Draft takes place on June 22nd-23rd in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. Every year it seems I contemplate whether or not to go through the intriguing yet […]

From Gretzky’s Office: Oscar Milton Executes Innovative Goal

From Gretzky’s Office: Oscar Milton Executes Innovative Goal

Christopher Ralph is THW’s prospect and draft analyst. This goal has been highlighted by Yahoo Sports recently, but I thought it deserves exposure here at THW as well. Innovation definitely […]