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Julius Honka (Brad Watson)

NHL Draft War Room: Julius Honka

Julius Honka THW’s NHL Draft War Room Rankings (E-Mac): #21 (Feb 2014) THW’s NHL Draft Rankings – The Next Ones Edition (aka Chris’s List): #24 (March 2014) Hashtag: #TheFinnishQB Nickname: Honks Team: #6, […]

by · March 14, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft
Jake Virtanen (Photo by Brad Watson)

NHL Draft War Room: Jake Virtanen

Jake Virtanen THW’s NHL Draft War Room Rankings: #8 THW’s NHL Draft Rankings – The Next Ones Edition (aka Chris’s List): #7 (March 2014)   Hashtag/Nickname: #LocomotiV, #JakeTheSnake Team: #18, Calgary, […]

by · February 26, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
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WHL Power Rankings: November 19th

The Western Hockey League regular season has passed the quarter pole and we are beginning to learn some things. We know that the U.S. Division is the league’s toughest from […]

by · November 19, 2013 · 1 comment · CHL, WHL
Morgan Rielly just graduated high school (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

Morgan Rielly: Is This The Year He Makes The Cut?

On June 22nd, 2012, in front of a packed house in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the Toronto Maple Leafs selected, from Moose Jaw of the WHL, Morgan Rielly fifth overall in the […]

by · September 27, 2013 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Red Deer Rebels Matt Dumba #24 (Darren Aucoin/Flickr)

Is Opportunity Knocking For Mathew Dumba?

When the lockout ended and the 2012-2013 season began last January, Minnesota Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher extended a training camp invite to young defenseman Mathew Dumba. The Wild selected […]

Shattuck-Saint Mary's has been preparing NHL hopefuls for quite a while now.

Top 10 Best Developmental Ice Hockey Leagues (North America)

Over the last few decades, the hockey world has been blessed to see some of the best talent compete on ice surfaces throughout North America. While the NHL is the […]

Ryan Pulock was taken with the fifteenth overall pick by the New York Islanders. (Shoot the Breeze Photography)

2013 NHL Draft Recap: New York Islanders

Sunday afternoon’s proceedings at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey might not have gone as many hockey fans and analysts planned, but there certainly weren’t many dull moments. Teams […]

by · July 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders, NHL Entry Draft
Heatherington tries to emulate his game after Robyn Regehr. (Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Dillon Heatherington – The Next Ones: NHL 2013 Draft Prospect Profile

Dillon Heatherington THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 5/9/1995 Place of birth: Calgary, Alberta Ht: 6’2″     Wt: 187 lbs Shoots: Left Position: D NHL Draft Eligibility: 2013 THW The Next Ones Rankings (January […]

by · June 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · NHL Entry Draft
Patrik Bartosak might have been a bit unlucky in previous NHL Entry Drafts, but the goalie has put in a fair amount of work to show that he is worthy of being drafted. (

Patrik Bartosak – The Next Ones: 2013 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Patrik Bartosak THW Close-Up: Team: Red Deer Rebels Date of Birth: 3/29/1993 Place of Birth: Koprivnice, Czech Republic Ht:  6’1″     Wt:  188 lbs Catches: Left Position: Goalie NHL Draft […]

by · June 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · NHL Entry Draft
Zach Yuen (Shoot the Breeze Photography)

Zach Yuen: Flyers Get A Second Chance to Draft Him

“You only get one shot, do not miss your chance to blow / This opportunity comes once in a lifetime.” - Eminem In 2011, the Winnipeg Jets returned to the NHL […]

by · June 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · NHL Entry Draft, Philadelphia Flyers
Eric Comrie will be one of the top goalies at this year's NHL Draft.(

Eric Comrie – The Next Ones: 2013 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Eric Comrie THW Close-UP Team: Tri-City Americans Date of Birth: 7/6/1995 Place of Birth: Edmonton, Alberta Ht:  6’1″     Wt:  170 lbs Catches: Right Position: Goalie NHL Draft Eligibility: 2013 […]

by · May 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · NHL Entry Draft
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Montreal Canadiens: North American Prospects Worth Watching

Now that Alex Galchenyuk has graduated with the Montreal Canadiens, Habs fans have definitely turned their attention to the NHL. However, let’s not forget all the quality prospects that Trevor Timmins […]

by · March 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Minor League Report, Montreal Canadiens, National Juniors, Uncategorized