Post Tagged with: "Prospects"

Dylan Strome of the Erie Otters [photo: OHL Images]

3 Players the Maple Leafs Could Pick 4th Overall

The winds of change are blowing in Toronto. After another disappointing season Brendan Shanahan has his work more than cut out for him. He started by purging the organization of […]

Adam Marsh (David Connell/Saint John Sea Dogs)

Adam Marsh — The Next Ones: NHL 2015 Draft Prospect Profile

Adam Marsh THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 8/22/1997 Place of birth: Chicago, IL Ht: 6’0     Wt: 160 lbs Shoots: L Position: LW NHL Draft Eligibility: 2015 THW The Next Ones Rankings (February): not ranked Other […]

by · May 2, 2015 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft
Courtesy Over The Boards

USA Tier I National Champions Crowned

On an unassuming side street just a few short miles from Buffalo Niagara International Airport, on a cold Monday morning, three USA Hockey champions were crowned at the u14, u16, […]

by · March 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Prospects
Lawson Crouse is one of the most intriguing power forwards available for the 2013 OHL Draft (Photo by Brendan Ross/The Scouting Bureau)

Attached With Drafting Lawson Crouse is a High Opportunity Cost

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I–I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference–Robert Frost Lawson Crouse is highly ranked by many individuals […]

by · January 23, 2015 · 5 comments · Advanced Stats, Prospects
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The NHL Has a Scouting Problem

The longer I have been involved in hockey analytics the more and more I am finding myself interested in looking at the draft, the market inefficiencies and just how poorly […]

by · January 12, 2015 · 11 comments · Advanced Stats, Prospects
JT Compher [photo: Tom Sorensen]

Prospect Report: Sabres Prospects You Don’t Hear About

Fans in Buffalo keep a close eye on the future of the Sabres with the team in a full rebuild.  The big prospects like Armia, Grigorenko, Pysyk, McCabe, Bailey and Reinhart […]

by · December 2, 2014 · 1 comment · Buffalo Sabres, Prospects
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Is Bo Horvat Good Enough to Stay in the NHL?

Much like a child on Christmas morning the Vancouver Canucks’ management and fans are excited to show off Bo Horvat like their new toy. What’s there not to be excited […]

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Change on the Blue Line: A Glimpse Into the Future

The Sabres are on a three game winning streak and starting to play better hockey.  Head Coach Ted Nolan recently made a change on the Sabres blue line and Buffalo […]

by · November 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres, Prospects
Review – Showtime: One Team. One Year. One Step from the NHL

Review – Showtime: One Team. One Year. One Step from the NHL

Showtime: One Team. One Year. One Step from the NHL by Ed Arnold (HarperCollins Publishers, Toronto. 2016) Of the three Major Junior hockey leagues that fall under the umbrella of […]

by · September 16, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey Books, OHL
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Leaving Their Footprint: 5 Must Watch Avs At Training Camp

Do you smell that? Pause, take a deep breath in and enjoy. It’s mid September, and hockey is in the air. All over North America and Europe skates are being […]

Haydn Fleury (Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports)

Tournament Time for Hurricanes Prospects

It’s September and it’s tournament time for Carolina Hurricanes prospects. The 2014 NHL Prospects Tournament will be held September 12-16, in Traverse City, MI.  Hurricanes media staff announced that the […]

by · September 1, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, Prospects, Uncategorized
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Interview With Canucks Prospect Nikita Tryamkin

After being overlooked for a couple of drafts, earlier this June Nikita Tryamkin was eventually drafted in the NHL, by the Vancouver Canucks. In this translated interview, originally appearing on […]

by · July 24, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · KHL, Vancouver Canucks