Tag: SHL

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 ...

Projecting Rasmus Dahlin’s Rookie Season

Every year the media who cover the NHL and the NHL Draft have a responsibility to create a buzz, and this usually comes in the form of player comparisons, huge expectations, so on and so forth. Although Rasmus Dahlin has all the tools to fulfill the lofty expectations that have been placed on him, it ...

Five Sabres Prospect Questions with SHL Writer and Scout Jokke Nevalainen

I had the opportunity to speak to Jokke Nevalainen and ask him a few questions about some Sabres prospects in the SHL. We discussed the likes of Rasmus Dahlin, Victor Olofsson, Rasmus Asplund, Lawrence Pilut, and Marcus Davidsson. Jokke Nevalainen is a regular writer at DobberProspects.com where he covers the Swedish and Finnish leagues among ...