About Jokke Nevalainen

Jokke Nevalainen is the Head of European Scouting at DobberProspects and the co-host of Dobber’s DraftCast. Jokke hails from Kuopio, Finland and oversees the scouting work done all over Europe. If he’s not at the hockey rink, he’s probably watching games from TV. He also spends way too much time on Twitter: @JokkeNevalainen

Liiga Report – October 2020

By |2020-10-30T16:38:35-04:00October 30th, 2020|Feature Story|

Since I haven't written anything for a while and we still don't have anyone writing the Liiga Report (hint hint, check here if you watch Liiga games and would like to write about the prospects there), I figured I'd write a little bit about some of the more interesting prospects playing in Finland. It's been [...]

Dobber’s DraftCast Episode 11: 2021 NHL Draft with Scott Wheeler

By |2020-10-20T07:43:56-04:00October 19th, 2020|DraftCast|

In Episode 11 of Dobber’s DraftCast, hosts Tony Ferrari and Jokke Nevalainen are joined by The Athletic's NHL Draft analyst Scott Wheeler (@scottcwheeler) to discuss some of the best prospects available for the 2021 NHL Draft.   Follow us on Twitter: @DobberDraftCast, @theTonyFerrari, @JokkeNevalainen.   Timestamps 0:20 Scott Wheeler joins the show1:20 The QMJHL situation3:50 [...]

Dobber’s DraftCast Episode 8: U.S. Prospects with Chris Peters

By |2020-09-30T11:52:05-04:00September 21st, 2020|DraftCast|

  In Episode 8 of Dobber’s DraftCast, hosts Tony Ferrari and Jokke Nevalainen are joined by ESPN's NHL Draft analyst Chris Peters (@chrismpeters) to discuss the best American prospects for the 2020 and 2021 NHL Drafts.   Follow us on Twitter: @DobberDraftCast, @theTonyFerrari, @JokkeNevalainen.   Timestamps: 0:20 Early 2023 NHL Draft thoughts: Connor Bedard & Matvei [...]

Dobber’s DraftCast Episode 6: 2020 NHL Draft Risers & Fallers with Will Scouch

By |2020-09-30T12:09:02-04:00September 7th, 2020|DraftCast|

  In Episode 6 of Dobber’s DraftCast, hosts Tony Ferrari and Jokke Nevalainen are joined by the founder of Scouching, Will Scouch, to discuss 2020 NHL Draft risers and fallers. Will also answers some Twitter questions.   Follow Will on all the platforms: twitter.com/Scouching youtube.com/Scouching patreon.com/Scouching   Follow us on Twitter: @DobberDraftCast, @theTonyFerrari, @JokkeNevalainen.   Timestamps: 0:20 News [...]

Dobber’s DraftCast Episode 3: Summer Camps and 2021 Draft Kick Off

By |2020-08-03T08:03:52-04:00August 3rd, 2020|DraftCast|

  In Episode 3 of Dobber’s DraftCast, hosts Tony Ferrari and Jokke Nevalainen talk about the recent U20 games between the Czechs and Slovaks and the U18 training camp games in Finland. They kick off the 2021 NHL Draft coverage by talking about their top choices for first overall from their region, and finish the episode with some [...]

Dobber’s DraftCast Episode 1: The Effects of the Delayed 2020 NHL Draft

By |2020-07-25T13:12:25-04:00July 20th, 2020|DraftCast|

  In Episode 1 of Dobber's DraftCast, hosts Tony Ferrari and Jokke Nevalainen review how the delayed 2020 NHL Entry Draft affects things in different countries, at what point the leagues are expected to start their 2020-2021 seasons, and what kind of expectations they have for the upcoming season for some of the top prospects [...]

Nevalainen: 2020 Mock Draft

By |2020-06-29T08:53:50-04:00June 29th, 2020|Feature Story|

  Now that we got some clarity on the draft order, it’s time to do a mock draft. The goal of this mock draft is to be as realistic as possible, so you won’t see any wild swings here. But instead, you’ll see a mock draft with 93 selections instead of just the usual 10 [...]

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