WHL Playoffs: NHL Prospects Shine in Round 1

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The opening weekend of the Western Hockey League playoffs was dominated by overtime thrillers, hat tricks and WHL playoff firsts. Detroit Red Wings prospects Michael Rasmussen and Dennis Cholowski both put on a show for their respective teams. Carolina Hurricanes prospect Morgan Geekie blew the roof off the Tri-City Americans weekend wins. It’s all in a […] READ MORE


QMJHL Regular Season Ends; Three Teams in CHL Top 10

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The QMJHL regular season ended on a particularly high note for three teams who made the final CHL Top 10 Rankings: The Blainville-Boisbriand Armada (#3), Acadie-Bathurst Titan (#6) and Halifax Mooseheads (#9). Accordingly, all three teams have qualified for playoffs, which get underway March 22 with a first-round match-up between this year’s West Division Champions the […] READ MORE


WHL Regular Season Concludes with Playoff Preview Games

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March 18th marked the end of the Western Hockey League’s 2017-18 regular season, with some games providing a playoff preview. The Moose Jaw Warriors finished as the best team in the league, and the Tri-City Americans, Spokane Chiefs and Seattle Thunderbirds all finished strong over the weekend. The 2018 WHL Playoffs open on March 22 […] READ MORE


One Week To Go: 2018 QMJHL Playoff Picture

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The top players in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League include Anaheim Ducks second- rounder Maxime Comtois, Tampa Bay Lightning prospect Alex-Barré Boulet and 2018 NHL Draft prospects Joe Veleno and Noah Dobson. The bigger headline might be the team who didn’t qualify for this year’s playoffs: the Saint John Sea Dogs. They won the 2011 Memorial […] READ MORE


One Week to Go: 2018 OHL Playoff Picture

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The final full week of the Canadian Hockey League’s regular season offers a solid preview of the 2018 playoffs, which begin the weekend of March 23 – 25. Looking east to the Ontario Hockey League, the talent pool includes familiar names: Team Canada World Junior stars Jordan Kyrou (Sarnia Sting) and Boris Katchouk (Sault Ste. […] READ MORE


One Week To Go: 2018 WHL Playoff Picture

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The final full week of the Canadian Hockey League’s regular season offers a solid preview of the 2018 playoffs, which begin the weekend of March 23 – 25. NHL top prospects will be on display, including current Western Hockey League leaders Kieffer Bellows (Portland Winterhawks), Jayden Halbgewachs (Moose Jaw Warriors), Glenn Gawdin (Swift Current Broncos) […] READ MORE