Jesse Puljujarvi is the Star the Edmonton Oilers Forgot

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The Edmonton Oilers have had a very monotonous history with winger Jesse Puljujarvi. The team drafted Puljujarvi fourth overall in the 2016 NHL Draft and brought him to the NHL immediately after. But despite the rush to the league, the Oilers were clearly hesitant to use him much in the 2016-17 season. He only appeared […] READ MORE



TSP: Edmonton Oilers Prospects

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Welcome back to Top Shelf Hockey 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 go team by team through the NHL bringing you a look at each Teams Top Prospects. I will follow the order of the first […] READ MORE




NHL Draft Lottery: Leafs Win First Overall Pick

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NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly revealed the results of the 2016 NHL Draft Lottery on Saturday evening at the CBC building in Toronto. The [TEAM1] have won the lottery, and therefore the right to the first overall selection in the 2016 Entry Draft, which will take place on June 24 and 25 in Buffalo, New York. The [TEAM2] won with a [ ]% chance, after finishing []th overall in the regular season. READ MORE


Jesse Puljujarvi Scouting Report: 2016 NHL Draft #3

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Welcome back to Top Shelf hockey 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 2015 NHL Draft. Be sure to bookmark the site, follow me on Twitter, and spread the word […] READ MORE


2016 NHL Draft Rankings February Edition (1-5)

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Welcome back to Top Shelf Hockey Prospects, the column looking at hockey’s  future stars.  Over the next few days we will be previewing the 2016 NHL Draft by ranking our top 30 prospects and honourable mentions. With the junior seasons not just in Canada but throughout the world gearing up for the stretch drive and […] READ MORE



WJHC: Canada's Reign Ends

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Canada’s record of 17 consecutive trips to the WJHC semi-finals ended in near-tears today. Their 6-5 defeat to host team Finland sealed their fate despite a tremendous showing by Maple Leafs top prospect Mitch Marner, among others. WJHC: Canada’s Reign Ends Nine minor penalties versus the best powerplay in the tournament, many of the retaliatory […] READ MORE