Analytics and the Draft

By |2018-04-29T00:39:41-04:00April 28th, 2018|Feature Story, Staff|

  Analytics and the Draft   Over the last few months, we’ve explored the history of analytics and how they should be applied to the game of hockey. Now that the season has ended for 23 of the league’s 31 teams, the draft is the next thing to look forward to for most fans in [...]

Cam Robinson’s 2018 NHL Draft Rankings: Top 115 – April 2018

By |2018-06-09T10:49:05-04:00April 26th, 2018|NHL Draft Rankings|

2018 NHL Draft Rankings April 2018 Edition     The final stretch drive for draft-eligible prospects, and the opportunity to wow the scouting community is drawing to a close. Many players have had the opportunity to showcase themselves in marquee tournaments. The Ivan Hlinka Memorial, Five Nations, World Junior Championships and the U18’s have provided [...]

Liiga Report – April 2018

By |2018-04-27T14:00:23-04:00April 26th, 2018|Feature Story|

    Welcome to the playoff edition of the Liiga Report. If you want to know what happened during the regular season, check out my March report. If you want to know more about draft-eligible Finnish prospects, check out my U18 World Championship Preview. And if you want to see highlight clips of these players, [...]

Prospects Ramblings – U18, CHL and AHL Playoff Updates

By |2018-04-26T12:51:01-04:00April 26th, 2018|Prospects Rambling|

Brayden Olofson The quarter-finals have been set for the U18 World Championships in Russia. A tremendous variety of talent has been showcased throughout the round-robin play, featuring top-prospects for the next three NHL entry-drafts; four if you count 15-year-old Frenchman Flavian Dair who won’t be eligible until 2021.   The 2019 class has been particularly [...]