Sean Couturier Will Miss Remainder of Series

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Flyers forward Sean Couturier will miss the rest of the first round series against the Washington Capitals.  Couturier is expected to miss at least two weeks with an AC sprain in his shoulder following a hit from Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin during the second period of Thursday’s 2-0 loss. In 63 games this season, the […] READ MORE


TSP: Philadelphia Flyers Prospects

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Welcome to the 2014 edition of “Top Shelf Prospects”.  As we go through the Summer of 2014 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 be following the order […] READ MORE


Waiting in the Wings: Philadelphia Flyers Prospect Report

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Three of the Philadelphia Flyers top prospects are Scott Laughton, Shayne Gostisbehere and Robert Hagg. Each man represents the future of the Flyers organization. With the future so bright, Paul Holmgren, Ron Hextall and the rest of the Flyers brass “gotta wear shades!” A team that already averages an age of 28.48 years, a twenty-year-old, […] READ MORE


Team Canada Names Scott Laughton World Junior Captain

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Hockey Canada and World Junior head coach Brent Sutter announced today that Scott Laughton of the Oshawa Generals will be Canada’s captain for the World Junior Championships in Malmo, Sweden.  He also announced that Mathew Dumba and Jonathan Drouin will be alternate captains for the squad which will try to end Canada’s four-year gold medal […] READ MORE


Canada's World Junior Selection Camp: Who Are The Lucky Few

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Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects, the column looking at Hockey’s Stars. Today Team Canada announced the 25 young men who will be going to the Selection camp and competing for spots on the World Junior Team, a tournament that will be played in Malmo Sweden from December 26, 2013 to January 5, 2014.  As […] READ MORE


An Early Look at the World Juniors: Team Canada (Forwards)

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Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects, the column looking at Hockey’s Stars.  Over the next week or so we will be previewing the 2014 World Junior Championships, a tournament that will be played in Malmo Sweden from December 26, 2013 to January 5, 2014.  As always, you can check out the previous Top Shelf Prospects […] READ MORE


2013-14 OHL Preview: East Division

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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 off the QMJHL yesterday, we move on to the OHL’s East Division.  As always you can check out the previous Top Shelf Prospects articles here. The entire OHL Eastern Conference feels […] READ MORE


Top Shelf Prospects: Philadelphia Flyers

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Welcome to Today’s edition of “Top Shelf Prospects”.  As we go through the Summer of 2013 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 be following the order of […] READ MORE


Early Look: Team Canada World Juniors 2013

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Welcome to today’s edition of “Top Shelf Prospects”. Previously I reviewed the prospects of all thirty NHL teams, and previewed the CHL season. If you missed any of my previous articles you can find a complete listing of my them here. With the CHL seasons now well over a month old, I thought now would […] READ MORE


Top Shelf Prospects: NHL Team Rankings – Part One

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Now that we’ve taken a look at every team in the NHL, I felt that I should give a 1-30 ranking of every team in the NHL and the quality of their prospects. This is an overall view of each team’s entire system and includes players drafted in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. In this […] READ MORE