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eklund deep dive 1 William Eklund: 2021 NHL Draft Deep Dive

William Eklund: 2021 NHL Draft Deep Dive

While Owen Power is getting all of the hype as the sure fire 1st overall pick in the 2021 NHL Draft, Swedish forward William Eklund warrants serious consideration as the top prospect in this class. Speed, creativity, transition, offense, high compete, hockey IQ, whatever the trait, Eklund has it. When Eklund's game is dissected, it's ...

prospect pyramid 2019 Buffalo Sabres Prospect Pyramid

2019 Buffalo Sabres Prospect Pyramid

If you're not familiar with this style of ranking, Steve Dangle of SportsNet came up with this concept a few years back where as opposed to straight up ranking players, you place them in tiers. I like the idea so over the past few years I've put out my own pyramid for Buffalo's prospects. So ...

img 1155 Final 2019 NHL Draft Rankings

Final 2019 NHL Draft Rankings

The 2019 NHL Draft is now less than a month away and unlike last year, there is a lot of intrigue for the Buffalo Sabres going into round one of the draft. Last year it was a guarantee that Rasmus Dahlin would be the selection with the first overall pick, and now that the Sabres ...

dachrank February 2019 NHL Draft Rankings

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 ...