Category: Prospects

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 ...

Star in the Making: Casey Mittelstadt

photo via gophersports.com Casey Mittelstadt is one of the most polarizing prospects the Sabres have had in the last 20 years. At the bottom of this page - in 3 subpages divided by skillset, I analyze and show you plays that make Casey Mittelstadt elite in different areas. There are a lot of clips I've ...

Sabres Lineup For an NHL Prospects Summer League

Welcome to the unequivocally slowest part of the year for hockey. Besides some pro summer leagues like Da Beauty League in Minnesota or the Foxbourough Pro League in Massachusetts, there is not much happening in the NHL. Free agency, buyouts and trades are mostly over with.  Players are likely done their vacations and are either ...