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Fantasy Summary

Dynamic forward who drives the play with his combination of elite skating ability and excellent puck skills. Needs to round out his game but has first line NHL potential.


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July 2022 – Lambert has been selected by the Winnipeg Jets with the 30th pick in the first round of the 2022 NHL Draft. Nick Richard

January 2022 – After a tough first half of the season, rumors of a split between Lambert and JYP have come to fruition. Lambert’s contract was terminated at his request and he will return to Pelicans for the remainder of the season after playing in their program from 2017 to 2019. He managed just two goals and four assists through 24 games with JYP this season and will be hoping a fresh start with a new club can help him unlock the potential he showed in his first full Liiga season. Nick Richard

December 2021 – Lambert has long been considered one of the top prospects in the 2022 class and entered the season projected as a top-five pick but his play this season hasn’t been enough to maintain that standing. After playing a full season in Liiga as a draft-1 player last season, he hasn’t taken the step forward that you would hope to see from a second-year player and has been surpassed, at least for the ti