Halifax Mooseheads’ Samuel Asselin Asserts Dominance at Memorial Cup

|

HALIFAX– Samuel Asselin loves to score. Particularly on stages where expectations and stakes are an all-time high. The Halifax Mooseheads forward, who generated 48 goals and 38 assists in the regular season, continued to impress on the Memorial Cup stage, tallying a goal and an assist in his team’s 4-1 victory over the Prince Albert […] READ MORE



2016 WHL Playoffs – Eastern Conference Preview

|

The 2016 WHL Playoffs were finally set last night when the Edmonton Oil Kings defeated the Medicine Hat Tigers in a one game tie-breaker for the right to face the Brandon Wheat Kings.  Last Word on Sports previewed the Western Conference games earlier in the week and now shifts its focus to the WHL’s Eastern Conference. […] READ MORE


2015-16 WHL East 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.  The QMJHL kicked off their new season on September 10th, while things are set to start on September 24th in the OHL and WHL. With that in mind we will start […] READ MORE



NHL Draft Profile #5: Leon Draisaitl

|

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 2014 NHL Draft.  Be sure to bookmark the site, follow me on Twitter, and spread the word […] READ MORE


2013-14 WHL Preview: East Division

|

Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects. We continue previewing the CHL for the 2013-14 season, going East to West across the country. After finishing the QMJHL earlier in the week, and the OHL yesterday, we move on to the WHL where we start with the East Division. As always you can check out the previous […] READ MORE


Josh Morrissey: 2013 NHL Draft Player Profile #15

|

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 2013 NHL Draft. Be sure to bookmark the site, follow me on Twitter, and spread the word for […] READ MORE


November Rankings: 2013 NHL Draft

|

Welcome to today’s edition of “Top Shelf Prospects”. If you missed any of my previous articles you can find a complete listing of them here.   Today I give an early look at the 2013 NHL draft with my top 30 rankings so far. If someone obvious is missing off the list (especially a European […] READ MORE