December 31-in-31: Pittsburgh Penguins

By |2020-12-22T23:57:22-05:00December 23rd, 2020|31-in-31 Series|

The 31-in-31 Offseason Series is an annual event here at DobberProspects! Every day in December we will be bringing you a complete breakdown of a team’s prospect depth chart, riser & fallers, and top prospect ranking.  **** As Jim Rutherford and the rest of the Penguins front office continues to try and squeeze another Stanley Cup [...]

November 31-in-31: Pittsburgh Penguins

By |2020-11-24T21:32:35-05:00November 23rd, 2020|31-in-31 Series|

    The 31-in-31 Summer Series is an annual event here at DobberProspects! Every day in November we will be bringing you a complete breakdown of a team’s draft and insights into their off-season movements thus far. Following this up, the December 31-in-31 Series will dive into every team’s prospect depth charts with fantasy insights [...]

Tournament Review: U18 Five Nations (February 2020)

By |2020-02-10T13:00:27-05:00February 10th, 2020|Feature Story|

Jake Sanderson, Stanislav Svozil, Emil Andrae, Marat Khusnutdinov and Roni Hirvonen were some of the stars of the U18 Five Nations tournament in Czech Republic.   Last week, under-18 teams from Finland, Sweden, Russia, Czech Republic and USA got together in Czech Republic to play a Five Nations tournament. European teams have these kind of [...]

Prospect Ramblings: Bigger Opportunities in Finland because of the WJC (Dec 15)

By |2019-12-15T12:07:17-05:00December 15th, 2019|Prospects Rambling|

Nikkanen is one of the players getting a bigger opportunity in the Finnish Liiga because of the World Juniors.   Most of the players on Finland’s current WJC camp roster are full-time Liiga players which means less-established prospects could get bigger opportunities during the World Junior Championship tournament. This increased opportunity only lasts 5-7 [...]

Season Preview: Jr. A SM-liiga

By |2019-08-26T13:02:35-04:00August 26th, 2019|Feature Story|

  We can finally begin the Finnish hockey season tomorrow with the Jr. A SM-liiga (U20 league) starting. I’ll be going over every team and mentioning relevant players from those teams. Because on many cases we don’t have the exact rosters, I’m trying my best to guess which players should play at the U20 level [...]