2018 OHL Priority Selection: Round 1 Recap

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The 2018 OHL Priority Selection is in the books. 15 rounds, 300 players and countless hours of scouting later, the next wave of talent is ready to enter the OHL. That’s not even counting the U-18 Draft or the undrafted free agent class either. While there are playmakers up-and-down the draft board, the biggest names […] READ MORE



2018 OHL Playoffs: First Round Preview

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After 68 regular season games, it all comes down to this. The first round of the 2018 OHL Playoffs are set to kick off the march to the Memorial Cup. The big favourite is the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds. They had a remarkable season, with the highlight being a 23-game winning streak. The point streak […] READ MORE


One-on-One with 2018 NHL Draft Prospect Akil Thomas

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Following last night’s 5-3 victory over the Hamilton Bulldogs, I had the opportunity to sit down with Akil Thomas of the Niagara Ice Dogs. Thomas is one of the top prospects for the 2018 NHL Draft, ranked 22nd in our February Draft Rankings. While he has spent time at both centre and right wing over […] READ MORE


Niagara IceDogs at Hamilton Bulldogs: Kirill Maksimov Steals the Show

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The Niagara IceDogs defeated the Hamilton Bulldogs 5-3 in OHL action on Saturday Night. Edmonton Oilers prospect Kirill Maksimov was the star of the show, with a goal and two assists. On the Hamilton side, Philadelphia Flyers prospect Matthew Strome had a pair of goals. The Bulldogs dominated play in the first period, but the score was […] READ MORE



OHL Prospect Power Rankings for the 2018 NHL Draft: January

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January was a big month for OHL prospects with their eyes on the 2018 NHL Draft. There were there moves up and down the rankings, and the CHL held its annual Sherwin-Williams CHL Top Prospects Game. January OHL Prospect Power Rankings for the 2018 NHL Draft 10 different OHLers recorded a point in the game, […] READ MORE


Recapping the 2018 OHL Trade Deadline

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A week later, and the dust has settled on the 2018 OHL Trade Deadline. The contenders shored up their weak spots, and the rebuilding teams replenished the cupboard. As usual, plenty of picks and players were on the move. Some teams will be a little slim when it comes to the 2018 OHL Priority Selection. […] READ MORE


Around the O: Soo Dominance, Frontenacs All-In

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The Canadian Hockey League recently released the Top 10 Rankings for week 15. From the Ontario Hockey League, four teams made the list; Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds (1), Hamilton Bulldogs (6), Kitchener Rangers (7), and the Sarnia Sting (9). As the OHL’s January 9th (overage players), and 10th trade deadlines approach, trade negotiations, rumours and […] READ MORE


OHL Prospect Power Rankings for the 2018 NHL Draft: December

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As the calendar flips from 2017 to 2018, the OHL season is shifting into high gear. The trade deadline is approaching and contenders are emerging. Additionally, top prospects are trying to prove they’re for real ahead of the 2018 NHL Draft. Some of the big names getting ready for the 2018 NHL Draft have been […] READ MORE