Post Tagged with: "World Junior Hockey Championship"

Frk is a typical high-risk, high-reward prospect

Martin Frk – The Next Ones: NHL 2012 Draft Prospect Profile – Frk-ing good!

Martin Frk THW Close-Up: Date of birth: October 5th, 1993 Place of birth: Karlov Vary, Czech Republic Ht: 6-0 Wt: 200 Shoots: Right Position: Right wing NHL Draft Eligibility: 2012 […]

Ryan Murray

Ryan Murray – The Next Ones: NHL 2012 Draft Prospect Profile

Ryan Murray THW Close-Up: Date of birth: September 27th, 1993 Place of birth: White City, Saskatchewan, Canada Ht: 6-0 Wt: 185 Shoots: Left Position: Defense NHL Draft Eligibility: 2012 *** […]

A March 2012 NHL Mock Draft (Picks 16-30)

A March 2012 NHL Mock Draft (Picks 16-30)

Recently I published the first half of A March 2012 NHL Mock Draft. If you missed the first part, you can read it here. The order used in this mock draft […]

Mark Scheifele is centering the Jets' second line and is showing just why he was a top-ten pick in 2011. (OHL Images)

The Prospect Panel: From Ryan Ellis To Mark Scheifele

Welcome to The Prospect Panel. Each week, three of our prospect writers will be answering your questions, as well as some that many people will be wanting to have answers […]

World Juniors: Team Sweden Makes History In Gold Medal Win Over Russia

World Juniors: Team Sweden Makes History In Gold Medal Win Over Russia

Calgary – “The Russians are coming!” historic phrase is often burrowed for sports analogies. In the gold medal battle between Sweden and Russia Thursday night at the Saddledome, it was […]

World Juniors: Team Canada Avoid “Murray’s Law” Against Finland To Win Bronze

World Juniors: Team Canada Avoid “Murray’s Law” Against Finland To Win Bronze

Calgary – For Canada it has always been gold or bust. Gold or nothing. On Thursday night in Calgary, however, bronze helped sooth the wounds of the devastating semifinal loss […]

2012 World Junior Championship Viewing Guide

2012 World Junior Championship Viewing Guide

It’s definitely one the most wonderful times of the year. Hockey fans look forward to Christmas; Die hard hockey fans look even more forward to Boxing Day and the start […]

Brendan Gallagher’s No Small Threat

Brendan Gallagher’s No Small Threat

Brendan Gallagher has always been told that he was too small. He was the smallest player on the ice, the smallest student in his class, a ninth round pick in […]

by · January 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, Montreal Canadiens, Player Profiles, Prospects, WHL, World Junior Hockey Championship
Nikita Gusev reminicent of Claude Giroux (BridgetDS/Flickr)

World Juniors Player Spotlight: Nikita Gusev – The Undrafted Artist

Nikita Gusev Date of birth: July 08, 1992 Place of birth: Moscow, Russia Ht: 5-9 Wt: 163 Shoots: R Position: Forward (LW) NHL Status: Undrafted – 2012 Entry Draft eligible […]

Swiss Juniors Make Headlines In Alberta, Davos Wins Spengler Cup

Swiss Juniors Make Headlines In Alberta, Davos Wins Spengler Cup

WJC Though 1 Loss, 1 SO Loss and 1 Win might not look like a great World Junior’s record,  the Swiss are getting a lot of media coverage for their […]

by · December 31, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, International Hockey, Prospects, World Junior Hockey Championship
Mark Stone

The Rise Of Team Canada’s Mark Stone

On Monday afternoon Mark Stone became a household name to Canadian hockey fans

by · December 30, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, Ottawa Senators, Player Profiles, Prospects, WHL, World Junior Hockey Championship
Tomas Jurco patterns his game after Marian Hossa (THW/Pam Rodriguez)

World Juniors Player Spotlight: Tomas Jurco

Tomas Jurco Date of birth: December 28, 1992 Place of birth: Kosice, Slovakia Ht: 6-2 Wt: 193 Shoots: L NHL Seasons: 0-R Drafted by Detroit in 2011 (2/35).   As […]