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The 2014 NHL Entry Draft will feature a good amount of solid European netminders.

2014 NHL Draft: Top Draft-Eligible Prospect Goalies (Europe)

Back in January, CSS released its midterm rankings of the best North American and European skaters and goalies. While familiar names such as Samuel Bennet, Aaron Ekblad, and Sam Reinhart […]

by · March 24, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft
Cory Schneider  (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

Matt Duchene, Cory Schneider To Return To North America Early Next Week

As reported by Swiss media, both Ambri-Piotta lockout players Matt Duchene and Cory Schneider will play their last games for the Swiss-Italian club on Sunday, January 6th and are expected to be […]

by · January 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Trades Contracts and Transactions, Vancouver Canucks
When Lino Martschini came into the OHL in 2010, he showed that he played bigger than his 5'5", 125-pound frame.  He finished third in team scoring with 58 points in 61 games, including 20 goals, becoming an instant fan favourite in Peterborough.  Photo courtesy of Aaron Bell/OHL Images

Martschini, Trutmann Say Goodbye to OHL

Since 1980, when the OHL separated from the Ontario Hockey Association, several European countries have had representation in the league as import players. One country with significantly lower numbers than […]

Fribourg Setting Early Pace In Swiss NLA- Scoring Race Heats Up

Fribourg Setting Early Pace In Swiss NLA- Scoring Race Heats Up

  With the Swiss hockey season around 20 games into a 50 game schedule, the NLA has an unlikely leader in Fribourg-Gotteron. The French-Swiss team who play out of the […]

Jeff Tambellini's brother Steve may go high in this year's 2013 NHL Draft (Euro TV/File Photo)

Ex-NHL Players Lighting Up Switzerland- Tambellini Shines

Did the Vancouver Canucks make a mistake by not offering Jeff Tambellini a contract for the new season? If his stats for the first two games of the season in […]

Swiss Hockey – An Analysis Of The Swiss NLA

Swiss Hockey – An Analysis Of The Swiss NLA

Swiss hockey is becomming a big deal. The NHL sets the bar high as far as talent and wages go but hockey is also a serious business throughout Europe. The […]