Category: Prospects

NHL Draft prospect profile: Kirby Dach

In the 2019 NHL Draft the Buffalo Sabres will draft 7th overall, and they should have a lot of intriguing options by the time they walk up to the podium on June 21st. The most popular names linked to the 7th overall pick have been Alex Turcotte, Trevor Zegras, Matthew Boldy and Kirby Dach. While ...

February 2019 NHL Draft Rankings

A WHL comeback The Western Hockey League will have a big presence in the first round of this year's NHL Entry Draft. Ty Smith and Alexander Alexeyev were the only players from the WHL that were selected in the first round in 2018. There should be at least six players from the western league that ...

October 2019 NHL Draft Rankings

I know it's early but the 2019 NHL Draft looks like it's going to be a very strong draft and I'd say that it's just as good as any other draft in the past decade or so. This draft has many high end NHL prospects in it including Jack Hughes, who I believe will be ...

Mittelstadt Series – Playmaking

Casey Mittelstadt's vision and playmaking skills are at the top of the list for what make him such a dynamic prospect. He has probably the best vision I've personally seen in a prospect besides Connor McDavid. He often surprises teammates with the puck on their stick when they didn't even see a passing lane, yet ...

Mittelstadt Series – Shot

If this is the first post of the series you found, when you're done reading head over to the main blog post at __________ to find the links to the other categories. In the "shot" category I'll be taking a look at a couple different things that construct Mittelstadt's elite shooting ability: Release Ability to ...