Liiga Prospect Report

By |2017-01-18T20:02:43-05:00January 18th, 2017|Feature Story|

The 2017 World Junior Championship tournament didn’t go according to plan for Team Finland. It was the first time that a defending champion had to play in the relegation round in this tournament. The Finns finished ninth overall after beating Latvia. Their performance hasn’t been good historically under head coach Jukka Rautakorpi, even though he [...]

Prospects Ramblings: Looking at the road to World Juniors, the Memorial Cup and more

By |2016-11-22T00:28:55-05:00November 22nd, 2016|Prospects Rambling|

The Canada Russia series ended last week which means the World Junior is just around the corner. The QMJHL won both their games against the Russians led by Carolina Hurricanes prospect Julien Gauthier in game one, and 2017 NHL draft prospect Maxime Comtois in game two. Other players who made a case for their inclusion [...]