Charlie McAvoy

By |2018-05-15T22:46:29-04:00March 27th, 2018|Prospect - Graduates|

Charlie McAvoy, D Shoots: R Height: 6-00 Weight: 205 Born: 1997-12-21 Hometown: Long Beach, NY, USA Drafted: 14th overall in the first round of the 2016 draft by Boston Bruins           Observations: March 2018 – Charlie McAvoy has arrived. In his rookie season he has been as advertised and more. Currently [...]

Clayton Keller

By |2018-05-15T22:44:11-04:00March 5th, 2018|Prospect - Graduates|

  Clayton Keller, C/LW Shoots: L Height: 5-10 Weight: 170 Born: 1998-07-29 Hometown: Swansea, IL, USA Drafted: 7th overall in 2016 to the Arizona Coyotes             Observations: March 2018- After starting 2017-18 on fire and putting himself the front runner for the Calder Trophy, Keller's offensive production has since slowed, [...]

Alex DeBrincat

By |2018-05-15T22:54:49-04:00February 27th, 2018|Prospect - Graduates|

Alex DeBrincat, RW Shoots: R Height: 5-7 Weight: 161 Born: 1997-12-18 Hometown:  Farmington Hills, MI Drafted: Chicago, 39th overall 2016           Observations: February 2018 - All this kid does is score goals. Debrincat passed the 20 goal mark in February and could push for 30 if he remains healthy. Keep an [...]

Pierre-Luc Dubois

By |2018-05-16T11:49:59-04:00February 4th, 2018|Prospect - Graduates|

  Pierre-Luc Dubois, C/LW Shoots: L Height: 6-03 Weight: 201 Born: 1998-06-24 Hometown:  Ste-Agathe-des-Monts, QC, CAN Drafted: 3rd Overall 2016 by Columbus Blue Jackets             Observations: February 2018 - With 10 goals and 13 assists in 52 contests, Dubois has served a key role on the Blue Jackets' injury-depleted forward [...]

Matthew Tkachuk

By |2018-05-15T22:52:15-04:00December 16th, 2017|Prospect - Graduates|

    Matthew Tkachuk, LW Shoots: L Height: 6-2 Weight: 202 Born: 1997-12-11 Hometown:  Scottsdale, AZ Drafted: sixth overall by Calgary, 2016           Observations: Dec 2017 - There are two questions in evaluating the ceiling of Tkachuk. 1. Has he been an option for top line minutes? No, he hasn't. It's [...]

August 31-in-31: Washington Capitals

By |2018-06-12T10:57:30-04:00August 30th, 2017|Feature Story, Staff|

  What an ....... off season for the Capitals. First it was another disappointing exit at the hands of the Penguins (sorry for mentioning), then resigning the 2015-2016 astronomically high percentage shooter Oshie and as a result trading a younger player on a better contract for picks, doing not enough to keep Nate Schmidt from [...]

Christopher Paquette

By |2017-06-05T13:45:30-04:00April 29th, 2017|Prospect - Graduates|

    Christopher Paquette, C   Shoots: R Height: 6-1 Weight: 174 Born: 1998-03-27 Hometown: Victoria, BC, Canada Drafted: 2016 by the Tampa Bay Lightning, 148th overall   Observations: April 29 – The heavy-set forward was acquired by the Peterborough Petes midway through the OHL season to bolster their depth heading into the post-season. While [...]

Patrik Laine

By |2017-04-28T18:05:31-04:00April 28th, 2017|Prospect - Graduates|

a Patrik Laine, RW/LW Shoots: R Height: 6-04 Weight: 209 Born: 1998-4-19 Hometown:  Tampere, FIN Drafted: 2nd overall 2016 by Winnipeg Jets           Observations: May 2017 – I don’t know if Laine can truly be considered a prospect any longer after his phenomenal rookie season, which saw him not only net [...]