DPR – Episode 09: World Junior Review

by Paul Zwambag on January 11, 2017

With the World Junior tournament now over there were several players who had great performances, and some who were disappointing. The guys talk about who they liked and what prospects raised their fantasy value.


Players Peter watched during the preliminary games

Peter was able to see preliminary games live in Cornwall, Oshawa and two in Kingston, here are the players he talks about in the first segment.

United States

Tyler Parsons – Calgary Flames

Casey Fitzgerald – Buffalo Sabres

Tage Thompson – St. Louis Blues

Eric Foley – Winnipeg Jets

Troy Terry – Anaheim Ducks


Denis Guryanov – Dallas Stars

Yegor Rykov – New Jersey Devils

Alexander Polunin – Undrafted


Jonathan Dahlen – Ottawa Senators

Rasmus Dahlin – 2018 Draft

Czech Republic

Martin Necas – 2017 Draft

David Kase – Philadelphia Flyers


Thomas Chabot – Ottawa Senators

Philippe Myers – Philadelphia Flyers

Carter Hart – Philadelphia Flyers


Players who stood out to Paul during the round robin and Medal rounds

Paul was working overtime with the PVR and while on Daddy duty was able to watch almost all the televised games. Here are the players that cuaght his eye.


Ilya Samsonov – Washington Capitals

Kirill Kaprizov – Minnesota Wild

United States

Jordan Greenway – Minnesota Wild


Joel Eriksson EK – Minnesota Wild

Rasmus Asplund – Buffalo Sabres


Nico Hischier – 2017 Draft

Jonas Siegenthaler – Washington Capitals

Joren van Pottelberghe – Detroit Red Wings


Julien Gauthier – Carolina Hurricanes

Pierre-Luc Dubois – Columbus Blue Jackets

Anthony Cirelli – Tampa Bay Lightning


Players who stood out to Paul during the round robin and Medal rounds


Eeli Tolvanen – 2017 Draft

Olli Juolevi – Vancouver Canucks


Mikhail Sergachev – Montreal Canadiens

German Rubtsov – Philadelphia Flyers (Due to injury)


Filip Ahl – Ottawa Senators


Radovan Bondra – Chicago Blackhawks


Jake Bean – Carolina Hurricanes


Interview with Scott Wheeler

Scott Wheeler joins the show as this week’s guest. Scott was in attendance at all the games in Toronto and talks about a player who didn’t make the Russian Team in Artur Tyanulin who he sees regularly in Ottawa. Martin Necas who is a draft eligible prospect and all the Toronto Maple Leafs prospects from the WJ in Jeremy Bracco and Joseph Woll from USA, Carl Grundstrom from Sweden and Martin Dzerkals.


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