2021 TSP: Nashville Predators Prospects

|

Welcome to the 2021 Top Shelf Prospects series. As we go through the Summer of 2021 LWOH will be featuring a team-by-team look at the top prospects in the NHL. You can find all the articles here.  Since we had an extensive NHL Draft preview, we will not be reviewing the players who were drafted in […] READ MORE


2019-20 OHL West Division Preview

|

Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects. It’s that time again, major junior hockey is back and we’re here to preview the new season for you. All three leagues recently kicked off their new seasons. With that in mind, we will start our division previews today and make our way around the country. Today, we bring […] READ MORE


TSP: Nashville Predators Prospects

|

Welcome to the 2019 Top Shelf Prospects series. As we go through the Summer of 2019 LWOH will be featuring a team-by-team look at the top prospects in the NHL. We will be following the order of the first round of the NHL draft (as if there were no traded draft picks) and you can find […] READ MORE


2019 Nashville Predators Draft Review

|

The 2019 Nashville Predators draft may have been overshadowed by the P.K. Subban trade. However, general manager David Poile made some picks to try and build for the future. The Predators decided that speed and skill would be the directive from Poile and many think the team had a solid draft. Ben Kerr of Top […] READ MORE


2019 NHL Draft Team Needs: Pacific Division

|

The NHL Draft is just around the corner and teams are gearing up for what promises to be a very busy weekend in Vancouver on June 21st and 22nd. The combine is now complete and teams have interviewed potential draftees for their team. We will examine the Pacific Division and their NHL Draft Team Needs. […] READ MORE


Egor Afanasyev Scouting Report: 2019 NHL Draft #39

|

Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects, the daily column that brings you the next crop of professional hockey players. Each day I will bring you a new player profile or topical article in the lead-up to the 2019 NHL Draft. Be sure to bookmark the site, follow me on Twitter, and spread the word for the […] READ MORE


The Elite Ability of Muskegon Lumberjacks Egor Afanasyev

|

Egor Afanasyev has established himself as one of the top players in the USHL this year. The 18-year-old has taken over the top-line center role for the Muskegon Lumberjacks, a spot previously held by Buffalo Sabres prospect Matej Pekar. In that role, Afanasyev has netted 56 points in 54 games. This has been enough to […] READ MORE