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No Need to Panic Over Jacob Trouba Contract Negotiations

August 25, 2016 Comments (1) Hockey, NHL, Western Conference Teams

An impatient and pessimistic side of the Winnipeg Jets fan base is growing. However, there is no need to panic over Jacob Trouba contract negotiations.

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Adrian Kempe August 24, 2016

TSP: Los Angeles Kings Prospects

Welcome to the 2016 edition of “Top Shelf Prospects”.  As we go through the

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TAMPA, FLORIDA - APRIL 09:  Nick Schmaltz #8 of the North Dakota Fighting Hawks heads for the net as Devon Toews #6 of the Quinnipiac Bobcats defends during the championship game of the 2016 NCAA Division I Men's Hockey Championships at Amalie Arena on April 9, 2016 in Tampa, Florida.The North Dakota Fighting Hawks defeated the Quinnipiac Bobcats 5-1 to win the national title.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) August 23, 2016

TSP: Chicago Blackhawks Prospects

Welcome to the 2016 edition of “Top Shelf Prospects”.  As we go through the

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Eastern Conference

in Game Six of the Eastern Conference First Round during the 2016 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Barclays Center on April 24, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The Islanders won the game 2-1 in double overtime to win the series four games to two.

TSP: Florida Panthers Prospects

August 25, 2016 Comments (0) Eastern Conference Teams, Hockey, NHL

Welcome to the 2016 edition of “Top Shelf Prospects”.  As we go through the Summer of 2016 I will be featuring a team-by-team look at the top prospects in the NHL. I will follow the order of the first round of the NHL draft (as if there were no trades). You can find all the …

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tyler ennis return August 24, 2016

Tyler Ennis’s Return Shouldn’t be Overlooked

Tyler Ennis will an important role in the Sabres hopes of making the playoffs this

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Brayden Schenn August 23, 2016

Consistency Is The Key To Brayden Schenn’s Future

Brayden Schenn is coming off his best season in the NHL. His career highs in all

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Top Shelf Prospects - Junior Hockey

Latvia's goalie Elvis Merzlikins keeps his eyes on the puck during the group A preliminary round game Latvia vs Russia at the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Moscow on May 9, 2016. / AFP / YURI KADOBNOV        (Photo credit should read YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Elvis Merzlikins Named NLA Goaltender of the Year

August 6, 2016 Comments (0) Hockey, Junior Hockey, Top Shelf Prospects

The Swiss Ice Hockey Federation has named Columbus Blue Jackets prospect Elvis Merzlikins Goaltender of the Year at the Swiss Ice Hockey Awards. Merzlikins, goaltender for the Swiss National League A’s HC Lugano, received the award in a ceremony held August 5, 2016, in Berne,

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Martin Reway July 2, 2016

Habs Development Camp – Players to Watch

Habs Development Camp Players to Watch The Montreal Canadiens will be hosting their

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BUFFALO, NY - JUNE 24:  Auston Matthews celebrates onstage with the Toronto Maple Leafs after being selected first overall by the Toronto Maple Leafs during round one of the 2016 NHL Draft on June 24, 2016 in Buffalo, New York.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) June 26, 2016

LWOS 2016 NHL Draft Grades Part Three

Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects, the daily column that brings you the next crop

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BUFFALO, NY - JUNE 24:  Jesse Puljujarvi celebrates after being selected fourth overall by the Edmonton Oilers during round one of the 2016 NHL Draft on June 24, 2016 in Buffalo, New York.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) June 26, 2016

LWOS 2016 NHL Draft Grades Part Two

Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects, the daily column that brings you the next crop

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BLAINVILLE-BOISBRIAND, QC - NOVEMBER 21:  Jacob Neveu #3 of the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies skates during the QMJHL game against the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada at the Centre d'Excellence Sports Rousseau on November 21, 2015 in Blainville-Boisbriand, Quebec, Canada.  The Rouyn-Noranda Huskies defeated the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada 5-1.  (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images) June 23, 2016

2016 NHL Draft Scouting Reports 91-100

Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects, the daily column that brings you the next crop

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BUFFALO, NY - SEPTEMBER 24: J.D. Greenway #7 of Team Plante prepares to play Team Roenick during the CCM/USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game on September 24, 2015 at First Niagara Center in Buffalo, New York.  (Photo by Jen Fuller/Getty Images) June 22, 2016

2016 NHL Draft Scouting Reports: 86-90

Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects, the daily column that brings you the next crop

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One Response to Hockey

  1. Daniel says:

    While looking at prospects is fun and certainly informative looking at the future there are still plenty of first round pics that take years to get to the bigs. This is what I do on YouTube I look at a draft four years later without going to far in depth as far as why this happened. So many factors play into this determination such as strength in the organization and timing. Straight into the league is still a rare thing but some never make it while others struggle. The link is to the 2005 Draft and is first in the list of videos I have done

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