Prospect Ramblings – Pacific Top Prospects – February 8, 2018

By |2018-02-08T14:09:49-05:00February 8th, 2018|Prospects Rambling|

via Hockey Fan Land[/caption]   Welcome back, it is the Thursday action ramblings.   The music choice will be brought to you by one of the best bands today. {youtube}So-yZjdHnK8{/youtube}   *******************   I was reading through the TSN site Tuesday and came across Craig Button’s top 50 NHL prospects article (Button is always a [...]

Prospect Ramblings: What is a second-round pick worth via trade? (Feb 7 2018)

By |2018-02-07T02:55:28-05:00February 7th, 2018|Prospects Rambling|

What is a second-round pick worth via trade?    Why not keep the pick and draft? I was in conversation on Twitter this week over Calgary's acquisition of Curtis Lazar last season. At the time, it was strange to pick up another asset that they would have to protect in the expansion draft, particularly because Lazar had one [...]

AHL Prospects Poised For NHL Call-Ups

By |2016-12-05T17:18:18-05:00December 5th, 2016|Feature Story|

The AHL season is about a quarter of the way to completion, more or less with the unbalanced schedules. Some young players have put themselves on the radar of their parent clubs with strong starts in the AHL and perhaps entering the conversation for call-ups to either shake up the lines or to fill in [...]