All posts by Curtis S.

Sabres 2020 NHL Draft Recap

The 2020 Draft was completely virtual and saw Kevyn Adams make his first NHL Entry Draft selections as GM of the Buffalo Sabres. Entering the draft with only 6 picks total and 3 in the top 100, Adams didn’t have much capital to work with. He did show the aggressiveness of a seasoned GM to ...

Curtis’ Final 2020 NHL Draft Rankings – Top 100

This entire hockey season has been interesting to say the least but it's afforded time for extra scouting of the players eligible. I have thoroughly gone through this years prospects over the past year and created a Top 100 Players ranking along with some analysis on the Top 31. As the year went on, the ...

Prospect Notebook: 2019-20 Year End Review

The hockey season ended prematurely for everyone around the world due to COVID-19 and it is still an unknown how the aforementioned pandemic will impact the 2020-21 season for all leagues. This weekly column was intended to track and provide updates on how Buffalo Sabres Prospects were performing and developing so I thought that it ...

Interview With Jokke Nevalainen Part 2: 2020 NHL Draft

Part 2 of my interview with Jokke Nevalainen focuses on Prospects eligible for the 2020 NHL Draft that played in Europe for all or most of the prior season.  While the draft has been postponed to an undetermined date, it's never too early to start brushing up on the prospects who will be drafted this ...

Interview With Jokke Nevalainen Part 1: Sabres Prospects

As the majority of Sabres fans are not able to see firsthand some of the prospects in our pipeline who are playing in Europe, I thought it would be a good idea to get some deeper analysis on those players.  For this Q&A series, I approached DobberProspects Head European Scout Jokke Nevalainen with several questions ...