The Leafs are in a bit of a strange place as we embark on another season of NHL hockey. On one hand, they are clearly missing the vaunted number-one centre […]
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The Leafs acquired quite a few depth forwards this past summer – Mike Santorelli, Danniel Winnick, Leo Komarov, Petri Kontiola, David Booth and Matt Frattin – who will be competing […]
It seems like every NHL fan knew what was wrong with the Maple Leafs – a lack of depth at center that became problematic after the team lost its top-3. […]
Prospects Update will be a bi-weekly feature that will check in on a few of the Leafs top performing prospects. The third edition looks at a Marlie leading all D-men […]
Norfolk Admiral Peter Holland was the lone Admiral named to the 2013 AHL All-Star Team. The offensively talented center will compete on the Eastern Conference Team along with 23 other […]
Does Scott Gomez Make Sense for the Anaheim Ducks? On Thursday January 17th, at 4:01 PM PST, TSN Insider Bob McKenzie tweeted the following: Multiple teams considering options on both. […]
The summer of 2012 was one of great change for the AHL’s Norfolk Admirals. Having been affiliated with Tampa Bay and winning the Calder Cup in 2011/2012 in one of […]
The Springfield Falcons swept the Norfolk Admirals in the last game of the weekend series 5-2. The Falcons took the reins early in the 1st period when Dalton Smith snuck […]
If the season ends today the Anaheim Ducks choose 8th overall at the upcoming draft in June and, depending on the rest of the season, could even end up […]
Notes: To determine who is still deemed a “prospect,” Calder eligibility will be used. Which is, by definition: “To be eligible for the award, a player cannot have played any […]
#61 Zack Kassian BUF F Drafted: 2009-13th
One-Timer: Kassian is one of the OHL’s toughest players and doesn’t shy away from donnybrooks, but needs to show more discipline after sometimes taking needless penalties. (Since I wrote that portion for my 2009 draft profile, he unfortunately took it to a new level last season.)There is no doubting the size, skill and energy he brings to the table, but he does need to continue to work on his skating and likewise getting quicker.
Christopher Ralph is a hockey writer with a focus on prospects and the entry draft, as well as the Leafs’ correspondent here at THW. “Full Potential” Prospect Profile: Please “Click Here” […]