PNHLe Organizational Rankings 15 to 11

By |2019-10-03T10:49:38-04:00September 30th, 2019|Feature Story|

(Title photo credit to NHLPA.com and Getty Images)   *** This is the fourth part of a series where I will be ranking NHL organizations based on a new PNHLe model that I have spent the past month updating.    [Editor's note: this content was created in Mid-September, and does not consider recent pre-season activity] [...]

Prospect Ramblings: Rookie shot types and leaders

By |2019-09-28T21:13:21-04:00September 29th, 2019|Prospects Rambling|

  *** If you happened to catch FrozenPool's tweet (or Dobber's retweet) about the site's new tracking feature, you already know where this ramblings is going... Last year's NHL shot leaders, broken down by shot type:https://t.co/41XOqs8skn pic.twitter.com/IPrGCOY6Ly — FrozenTools (@FrozenTools) September 28, 2019   That's right - we can now keep track of what kind of [...]

Shift Work: Tim Stützle

By |2019-09-28T19:00:53-04:00September 27th, 2019|Feature Story|

Image Courtesy of https://www.kicker.de/757476/artikel   Welcome to the second edition of a new series called "Shift Work". I'll be bringing you some comprehensive breakdowns of a player's game as we go over an entire game of tape from a player. We will be focusing in on that player's shifts and getting a peek [...]

Prospects Mailbag – September Edition

By |2019-09-27T00:12:23-04:00September 27th, 2019|Feature Story|

    Hello everyone and welcome to a new season of the DobberHockey prospects mailbag. This month’s edition is a bit shorter than usual and we did a little thing where we highlighted the question straight from Twitter.    Hopefully, the editor forgives us on this one. Anyway, let the fun begin.        [...]

Looking Ahead: Hendrix Lapierre

By |2019-09-23T19:08:27-04:00September 24th, 2019|Feature Story|

Image courtesy of Le Journal de Montreal   *** Hendrix Lapierre (C) Junior Team: Chicoutimi Saguenéens (QMJHL) Birthdate: 02/09/2002 Age:  17.60 years Height/Weight: 5'11"/172 lbs Handedness: Left   Strengths: Playmaking: Lapierre is a very talented playmaker with high-level vision, creativity, and passing touch. Holds a variety of difficult passes in his arsenal - can distribute on [...]

QMJHL Report – September 2019

By |2019-09-21T13:31:54-04:00September 23rd, 2019|Feature Story|

https://chl.ca/article/oceanics-alexis-lafreniere-named-chl-player-of-the-week-feb2019       QMJHL Report - The Lafreniere Watch (September 2019)     Welcome to another season of QMJHL coverage at Dobber Prospects.     After another strong QMJHL representation at the 2019 Memorial Cup, the CHL championship bragging rights remain in the East.  Congrats to the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies.       Graduates [...]

Prospect Ramblings: Preseason Overreactions Edition!

By |2019-09-20T07:54:06-04:00September 20th, 2019|Prospects Rambling|

Photo courtesy of https://www.defendingbigd.com/ Welcome back to my bi-weekly ramblings about what's going on in and around the hockey world! With the NHL preseason underway, the Twittersphere is reacting to what they see with complete rationality. No one is propping up their star prospects or their favourite teams third-liner who had a solid [...]