Finland’s U18 Camp and Scrimmages Review

By |2021-02-10T08:52:23-05:00February 10th, 2021|Feature Story|

Photo courtesy of http://www.leijonat.fi/   By Eetu Siltanen   The best U18 players of Finland (excluded Liiga players) gathered to play two intrasquad games in Vierumäki at the start of February and it was really interesting. Both of the games needed overtime and the first one even went to a shootout. I wanted [...]

Tournament Review: U18 Five Nations in Russia

By |2019-02-11T11:44:55-05:00February 11th, 2019|Feature Story|

  The final U18 tournament before the U18 World Championship tournament was played over the last week in Sochi, Russia. The tournament included teams from Russia, Finland, Sweden, Czech Republic and USA. All five teams played four games over a span of five days which probably explains why there were so many injuries during this [...]

Prospect Ramblings: Projecting Team Finland for the U18 Worlds

By |2019-01-13T15:38:12-05:00January 14th, 2019|Prospects Rambling|

  The WJC is still fresh in our minds but now it’s time to start focusing on the other world tournament which is actually even more interesting for people who scout draft-eligible players: the 2019 U18 World Championship tournament which is played in northern Sweden in the cities of Örnsköldsvik and Umeå.   The tournament [...]