Category: Prospects

World Junior Championship 2021 Preview

2021 World Juniors The 2021 World Junior Championship is slated to begin on Christmas Day and will garner the attention of the hockey world as the NHL prepares to begin its season. Recent positive tests on both Sweden and Germany have made some question whether or not the tournament should be played at all but ...

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 ...

Analyzing possible linemates for Dylan Cozens

The Pegulas cleaned house, the current situation looks bleak, but it's a clean slate for a change in the front office. I genuinely want this new direction to work for everyone involved, from ownership all the way to fans halfway across the world, we just want to win. Unfortunately, that won't happen for the 2020 ...

The Sabres Are Picking 8th Again, So Now What?

“It seems like the Sabres pick 8th every year,” read the top comment on our Instagram post revealing the Sabres draft lottery odds last month. Well, let’s take a look: 2012 - 8th 2016 - 8th 2017 - 8th 2019 - 7th 2020 - 8th Choosing in this spot every few years doesn't feel great ...

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 ...