Post Tagged with: "NHL Draft"

Ryan MacInnis (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

Ryan MacInnis: One-on-One with 2014 NHL Draft Prospect

The 2014 BMO Top Prospects Game was a home-coming of sorts for Ryan MacInnis. The lanky, 17-year-old product of the Kitchener Rangers grew up in St. Louis during his father’s […]

by · March 22, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft
Michael Dal Colle (Terry Wilson /OHL Images)

Michael Dal Colle – One-on-One with 2014 NHL Draft Prospect

Maybe it’s because the game was played at the Scotiabank Saddledome – home of the Calgary Flames – but was difficult to speak to Michael Dal Colle at the 2014 […]

by · March 21, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft
In the "Battle of Sam", Sam Reinhart goes 1st overall in the 2014 NHL Mock Draft - Olympic Edition (Photo by Brad Watson)

NHL Draft War Room: Sam Reinhart

Sam Reinhart THW’s NHL Draft War Room Rankings: #2 (Feb 2014 THW’s NHL Draft Rankings – The Next Ones Edition (aka Chris’s List): #2 (March 2014) Hashtag/Nickname: #MrCerebral Team: #23, Kootenay, […]

by · February 24, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Michel Therrien and Marc Bergevin have done a great job building a winning team. (Eric Bolte-US PRESSWIRE)

The 2013-2014 Canadiens: How They Were Built

As March 5th, the NHL Trade Deadline, approaches speculation will run rampant regarding what moves General Manager Marc Bergevin should make in order to turn the 2013-2014 Montreal Canadiens roster […]

by · January 21, 2014 · 1 comment · Montreal Canadiens
The draft is just the tip of the summer iceberg (photo: Arnold C \ WikiCommons)

2006 NHL Draft: Revisited

In most instances, National Hockey League scouts and others who evaluate draft-eligible players have to try and find the players that will not be the best at age 18, but […]

Mackenzie Weegar winds up from the point. One of his strengths is his shot from the blue line. (Darren Matte/The Hockey Writers)

Mackenzie Weegar: Florida Panthers’ Draft Pick Keeps Pushing Forward

It may not have been one of the more high profile selections of the 2013 NHL Draft, June 30, in New Jersey, but for 19-year-old defenseman Mackenzie Weegar being selected […]

by · July 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, National Juniors
Nikita Zadorov [David Chan]

Buffalo Sabres Draft Grades

On Tuesday, I took a quick look at the Sabres first round picks and the general reaction to them. Today? It’s time for draft grades, baby. Obviously, these grades are […]

by · July 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, NHL Entry Draft
(Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Flyers, GM Holmgren Go Defense Heavy in Draft

Heading into the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, pundits everywhere declared this draft class perhaps the deepest since a storied 2003 draft class that has produced 18 All-Stars to date. Of […]

by · July 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Rasmus Ristolainen [photo: Teemu Saarinen, HC TPS]

Buffalo Sabres All About Blue Line Early At 2013 Draft

For Buffalo fans hoping to see the Sabres bolster their offense, that finished 22nd in 2013 in goals for per game with just 2.46, it was a disappointment at the […]

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Habs Send a Draft Day Message to Fans: Size Matters

  When the Canucks selected Hunter Shinkaruk with the 24th overall pick, Habs GM Marc Bergevin and top scout Trevor Timmins gave each other a celebratory fist bump, they were […]

by · July 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens, NHL Entry Draft
Cal Clutterbuck will be coming to the Islanders after the Minnesota Wild traded for Nino Niederreiter. (Tim Fuller/USA TODAY Sports)

What Niederreiter’s Departure and Clutterbuck’s Arrival Means for the Islanders

The 2013 NHL Draft is officially over. We’ve let the picks, the trades, and the rumors settle overnight and we can take a moment to reflect on what was the […]

by · July 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders, Trades Contracts and Transactions
MacKinnon may not be wearing the Avalanche emblem if not for the shortened season (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Joe Sakic Building a Powerhouse in Colorado

All of the controversy that might have surrounded the selection of Nate MacKinnon by the Colorado Avalanche was quickly erased when Seth Jones fell all the way to fourth in […]

by · July 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche