Tag: world juniors

World Junior Championship 2020 Preview

My Story: The World Junior Tournament is one of my favorite hockey events of the entire year.  There is so much pride that these kids are playing for and it shows in the efforts they give on the ice, especially when rival opponents are up against each other.  Participating in this tournament is a sign ...

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 ...

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 ...

Casey Mittelstadt, Alex Nylander, Headline World Juniors Day 1 Wrap Up

The Sabres have 5 prospects taking part in the 2018 World Juniors and Buffalo and in general it was a good showing for Sabres prospects in front of their future home crowd on day one. Casey Mittelstadt (2G) (Player of the Game) Mittelstadt seemed to be the consensus pick for Sabres fans when asked who ...

Casey Mittelstadt scores insane shootout goal ahead of World Juniors

Oh man, Casey Mittelstadt is at it again. Just a day before the World Juniors kick off in Buffalo, Casey Mittelstadt shows a flash of what might be to come in front of his home crowd. In a shootout in practice a day before the tourney kicks off, video shows the Sabres 2017 1st Round ...