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Draft Watch 2013: Top 10 WHL Players

Previous Draft Watch 2013 Articles: Draft Watch 2013: Top 10 OHL Players   In modern day draft history, the Western Hockey League has produced some outstanding NHL players. Traditionally known […]

Zachary Yuen (Shoot the Breeze Photography)

Zachary Yuen Interview: Getting ready for Yuen-sanity

In June of 2011, Zachary Yuen arrived in Minnesota on the eve of the NHL Draft, bright-eyed and bushy-tailed not knowing what to expect.  His chances of getting picked in […]

by · November 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, Prospects, WHL, Winnipeg Jets
Subway Super Series chalked full of future NHL Superstars (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

Subway Super Series Predictions: QMJHL/OHL/WHL vs Russia

It’s that time again…the 10 days where the best young players from the CHL and Russia come together to renew hockey’s biggest rivalry: Canada vs. Russia.  Tonight marks the first […]

by · November 5, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, International Hockey, OHL, QMJHL, Uncategorized, WHL
QMJHL: A Two Horse Race

QMJHL: A Two Horse Race

Yes.  It’s only been a month and a half.  Yes.  It’s very early in the season.  Yes.  There are still roughly anywhere between 51-53 games yet to be played.  However, […]

by · November 1, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, Prospects, QMJHL
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Brandon Dubinsky: From Blueshirt to Blue Jacket

Brandon Dubinsky has spent his entire professional career with the New York Rangers. For the 2012-13 season, though, he’s trading in his Blueshirt for a Blue Jacket. His path to […]

by · August 11, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets, New York Rangers, Player Profiles, Uncategorized, WHL
Flames 2011 first round pick Mark Jankowski (Lisa McRitchie/Kukla's Korner)

Top 10 NHL 2012 Draft Team Performances

With just over a month to digest the results of the 2012 NHL draft and subsequently recover from NDWS (NHL Draft Withdrawal Syndrome), here are my projected top ten team […]

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2013 NHL Draft Top 30 Preseason Rankings

It has only been three weeks since the conclusion of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, but talk has already begun on next year’s outstanding crop of young players looking to […]

by · July 16, 2012 · 6 comments · Prospects
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Jets Go North American at 2012 Draft

The NHL held it’s annual amateur draft on the weekend and the Jets made six picks among the 211 players that were chosen over seven rounds. The Jets’ did not […]

by · June 26, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Trades Contracts and Transactions, Winnipeg Jets
Toronto Maple Leafs top prospect Morgan Rielly on draft day 2012. (Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

Recap: Brian Burke & the Toronto Maple Leafs 2012 NHL Draft

Amidst the boos at the CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Brian Burke announced his fifth overall selection and newest Toronto Maple Leafs future star:  “And with our first selection in the […]

Ottawa's Cody Ceci leads all OHL Defensemen in scoring (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

Buffalo Sabres Draft Strategy Part 2

After the Stanley Cup playoffs, one of the most exciting times for hockey fans (especially fans whose teams failed to make the playoffs) is the NHL Entry Draft. It’s a chance […]

Mitch Moroz at home in front of the net (photo by Andy Devlin, Edmonton Oil Kings)

Mitch Moroz – The Next Ones: NHL 2012 Draft Prospect Profile

Mitch Moroz THW Close-Up: Big Power Forward Could be Draft Day Surprise Date of birth:May 3/94 Place of birth: Calgary, AB Ht:6’2  Wt: 208 Shoots: Left Position: Left Wing NHL […]

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Mathew Dumba – The Next Ones: NHL 2012 Draft Prospect Profile

Mathew Dumba THW Close-Up: *Originally published February 3rd, 2012; updated June 13, 2012 Date of birth: 7/25/1994 Place of birth: Calgary, AB Ht:  6’0″ Wt: 173 Mathew Dumba: Height- 71.5 […]