Prospect Mailbag: Strome, Puljujarvi, Chytil, Kaprizov & The Calder Race (Nov. 2018)

By |2018-11-28T00:19:44-05:00November 28th, 2018|Feature Story|

  A great deal has occurred in the month since the last Mailbag. Prospects have blossomed into full-time NHLers. Others have faded and been sent to the minors. Junior players are hitting new heights – or slagging down low. We're starting to see measurable results that can be chalked up as more than just streaks.  [...]

KHL Update – November 26 2018

By |2018-11-26T18:37:34-05:00November 26th, 2018|Feature Story|

  KHL, MHL, VHL prospects / updates   Anton Vasilyev – a 20 year old players (not drafted) moving between St. Petersburg’s system in the VHL and MHL. He currently has 40 points in 28 MHL games, to lead the league, but only managed two points in eight games in the VHL. He has never [...]

Prospect Ramblings: Projecting Team Finland for the WJC

By |2018-12-22T06:42:19-05:00November 26th, 2018|Prospects Rambling|

  Article has been updated on December 3rd after the release of the final camp roster, and again on December 15th after confirmation that Kristian Vesalainen has declined invitation to join the team.   The World Junior Championship tournament is a month away, so it's time to start projecting which players are likely to be playing [...]

Liiga Report – November 2018

By |2018-11-24T12:19:43-05:00November 23rd, 2018|Feature Story|

  Welcome to the Liiga report. Since October’s version was a very long deep dive into every Liiga team, this month’s edition will go detail some names I have been able to watch over the past four weeks. If you wish, you can also give me a follow on Twitter at @lassialanen. Without further ado, [...]

Ramblings: Wahlstrom Wishing for a New Home, DiPietro, Dach, Leason, Pilut (Nov. 23)

By |2018-11-22T23:46:18-05:00November 22nd, 2018|Prospects Rambling|

  A developing story came out on Thursday morning that Oliver Wahlstrom wasn’t happy with his situation at Boston College. The freshman right-winger has two goals in nine NCAA games while playing secondary offensive minutes. Not exactly the early production that Islanders' fans and fantasy owners would hope for, but not uncommon for first-year college [...]

Prospect Ramblings – WHL thoughts – November 22 2018

By |2018-11-22T02:21:20-05:00November 22nd, 2018|Prospects Rambling|

    Hanging out in the WHL (Personal thoughts and highlights)   Just want to remind everyone about my talk on Zacha from last week as he is now finally scoring! It helps when he gets competent wingers and you put Zajac where he should be (i.e. Line 3): https://dobberprospects.com/prospect-ramblings-zacha-and-the-surprises-november-15-2018/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter   Also I am TOTALLY [...]