Connor McDavid spoke to the local media today at the Eerie Otters practice facility. He discussed his hand injury and the fight that shook the hockey world. Yes, that last sentence was soaked in sarcasm. Read more
Category Archives: Prospect Profiles
Recently, I spoke to Columbus Blue Jackets prospect Sonny Milano to get his perspective on starting his career in Major Junior.
Connor McDavid did something his constant comparison Sidney Crosby never did in juniors last night, he stood up for himself. In the course of the fight, McDavid unfortunately fractured his hand is out indefinitely. Read more
The mighty Golden Gophers have finally fallen…at least for one night. Read more
Boston University freshman Jack Eichel has been riding the hype wave for a few months now, and on Thursday night at the First Niagra Center in Buffalo during the 2014 CCM/Team USA All-American Prospects game, he once again showed why he will most likely be a top-two pick at the 2015 NHL Entry Draft. Read more
For the first time since 1994, the Florida Panthers had sole possession of the number one pick in the draft. Leading up to draft day, there was speculation that the Panthers organization would trade away the pick for a valuable return from a potential buyer. Read more
While 8 teams have been competing in the 2014 Traverse City prospects tournament, there were 4 other teams that gathered out in Penticton, BC this past weekend to play in the Young Stars Classic. Read more
Let’s not beat around the bush here; the last 5 years in Calgary have been rough. The winters are long, cold, dark, and not even the Flames have been able bring warmth to the citizens of Alberta. Read more
Currently 17-year old Canadian Connor McDavid is already being crowned “the Next Great One” and he has been expected to go first overall in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft ever since Hockey Canada and the Ontrario Hockey League granted him Exceptional Player Status at the age of 15.
So, where does that leave Jack Eichel? Read more
Back in 2012, a 15-year old kid named Connor McDavid became one of only three players to ever be granted “exceptional player” status and allowed to enter the OHL draft early. He was then selected first overall by the Erie Otters and we haven’t stopped hearing about McDavid ever since. Read more