Prospect Ramblings: Player A or B

By |2020-04-19T12:50:13-04:00April 20th, 2020|Prospects Rambling|

Yevgeny Oksentyuk celebrating a goal for the Flint Firebirds of the OHL (photo courtesy of the OHL)   This week, we're going to have a bit of fun and debate some prospects! I’ll be expanding on a few of the answers to the question I recently tweeted out. I asked the Twitterverse to give [...]

Prospect Ramblings: Underrated European Prospects on Notable Draft Rankings

By |2020-01-16T15:13:57-05:00January 16th, 2020|Prospects Rambling|

  I haven't rambled for a while but a couple of days ago, hockey Twitter went a bit nuts because Central Scouting and Craig Button released their latest rankings, and unsurprisingly, there was controversy.   We could debate an entire day about Tim Stützle and his position at the top of the European ranking and [...]

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 [...]

Tournament Review: U20 Three Nations in Vierumäki (July 2019)

By |2019-07-24T16:25:56-04:00July 24th, 2019|Feature Story|

  Thoughts about Anton Lundell, Ville Heinola, Lassi Thomson, Patrik Puistola, Michal Teply, Mikko Kokkonen, Lenni Killinen, Antti Saarela, Matias Maccelli, Veeti Miettinen, Valentin Nussbaumer, and many others...   The 2019-2020 scouting season officially started for me on Monday when I went to Vierumäki for a short U20 level tournament. The tournament included teams from [...]