2018 NHL Draft: Standouts From Central Scouting’s Players to Watch List

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NHL Central Scouting released their preliminary players to watch for the upcoming 2018 NHL Draft season on Tuesday morning. With it came a brief look at the top prospects coming into the season. At the top of the list are the obvious standouts including highly regarded Swedish defenseman Rasmus Dahlin, as well as Andrei Svechnikov […] READ MORE


Anaheim Ducks Prospects Update

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The 2016-2017 NHL season is officially over. The Expansion Draft has passed, the 2017 NHL Entry Draft has been completed and free agency is officially underway. As a result, teams have had at least some change come to their rosters, including their prospect pipeline. Some teams have undergone huge makeovers and some have just had minor tweaks. […] READ MORE


2017 NHL Draft: Round One Mock

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The 2017 NHL Draft is a week away and as the days count down many still cannot confirm where prospects will end up on the draft board. As the days roll by I will be taking a look at the possible picks in the first round and providing insight into each pick and the potential […] READ MORE


Possible Landing Spots for Cal Petersen

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Former Notre Dame goaltender Cal Petersen announced via the school’s Twitter account that he has made the decision to leave the NCAA and continue his career at the professional level. Now that he has made that decision; Petersen has another choice before he makes his first steps in the professional hockey world. The Waterloo, Iowa native can […] READ MORE


2017 NHL Draft: Erik Brannstrom Deserves More Attention

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Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects, the daily column that brings you the next crop of professional hockey players. Each day LWOHP will bring you a new player profile or topical article in the lead-up to the 2017 NHL Draft. Be sure to bookmark the site, follow me on Twitter, and spread the word for […] READ MORE


Fringe First Rounders in the 2017 NHL Draft

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There has been a vast discussion on prospects that will be selected at the top of the 2017 NHL Draft. In this post, however, we will be taking a look at certain prospects that could be potentially taken in the late first or early second round. Be sure to bookmark the site, follow me on Twitter, and […] READ MORE


Evaluating the Top Defensemen in the 2017 NHL Draft

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Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects, the daily column that brings you the next crop of professional hockey players. Each day LWOHP will bring you a new player profile or topical article in the lead-up to the 2017 NHL Draft. Be sure to bookmark the site, follow me on Twitter, and spread the word for […] READ MORE


Central Scouting Releases Final Rankings for 2017 NHL Draft

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With Stanley Cup Playoffs underway, NHL Central Scouting has released their final draft rankings, meaning the 2017 NHL Draft is inching closer by the day. The NHL Central Scouting Service has released their final rankings for the 2017 NHL Draft in June. The prospects ranked are broken down into four categories: North American skaters, European […] READ MORE


2018 NHL Draft Led by Defensemen

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The 2018 NHL Draft is very far away, but from what has been seen so far, there is an intriguing crew of defensemen coming into the NHL in 2018. While the 2017 NHL Draft has yet to come and go, the 2018 draft is setting up to be an interesting one. There have been some great performances […] READ MORE