1. Pros and Cons of Mikko Rantanen as Possible Carolina Hurricanes Draft Pick

    Of the plethora of highly touted forwards in the projected top 10 of the 2015 NHL draft, Mikko Rantanen is almost certainly the least discussed. It's hard to get a comparative reading on Rantanen 's 2014-15 season because of his location.

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 2 days ago 976 reads 7 comments

  2. Ranking the 10 Most NHL-Ready Prospects in the 2015 Draft Class

    Florida Panthers' first-overall selection Aaron Ekblad was the only top 10 pick in the 2014 draft to crack the NHL last year. That shouldn ’t be the case next season based on the stacked 2015 draft class...

    Kelly Friesen Written by Kelly Friesen about 4 days ago 13,318 reads 8 comments

  3. Ranking the Toughest Prospects in the 2015 NHL Draft

    NHL teams are always on the lookout for players who display the ability to intimidate physically. Most scouts are looking for prospects who can fill a role but also bring the physical elements that remain a big part of the game...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 5 days ago 10,268 reads 9 comments

  4. NHL Draft 2015: A Look at the Toronto Maple Leafs' Second Pick

    It's difficult to be excited about the Toronto Maple Leafs ' immediate future given the number of issues with the present NHL roster. Yet with two first-round picks in the 2015 NHL draft, good selections should yield benefits in two or three seasons...

    James Onusko Written by James Onusko about 7 days ago 4,810 reads 1 comments

  5. Ranking the 10 Best Blueliners in the 2015 NHL Draft Class

    Even though the top two prospects—Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel — are forwards, the 2015 NHL draft class is full of elite blueliners ...

    Kelly Friesen Written by Kelly Friesen about 10 days ago 13,975 reads 28 comments

  6. NHL Draft 2015: Top Defenceman Prospects for Toronto Maple Leafs

    With the Toronto Maple Leafs still searching for a head coach and general manager, knowing what the team's plan will be heading into the NHL draft in June remains unclear. The team has organizational needs at all positions...

    James Onusko Written by James Onusko about 10 days ago 9,400 reads 6 comments

  7. Pros and Cons of Lawson Crouse as Possible Carolina Hurricanes Draft Pick

    If Carolina Hurricanes general manager Ron Francis plans to acquaint himself with potential options for the fifth overall pick at an amusement park, the 'Canes will be picking Lawson Crouse come June 26...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 11 days ago 1,496 reads 8 comments

  8. Prospects Most Likely to Be Picked Too High in the 2015 NHL Draft

    NHL scouts dissect every player in the draft, discarding those who aren't good enough and settling on the 210 best names available. In defining the best player, organizations tweak things based on their own needs and bias...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 13 days ago 12,833 reads 16 comments

  9. Pros and Cons of Mitchell Marner as Possible Carolina Hurricanes Draft Pick

    The contrast between the stunning skill and alarming lack of size possessed by top draft prospect Mitchell Marner creates perhaps the most intriguing storyline of the upcoming 2015 NHL draft...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 17 days ago 2,221 reads 10 comments

  10. Ranking the 10 Best Franchise Players in the 2015 NHL Draft

    NHL teams will head to the 2015 draft in late June in search of a bright future, and it's looking like a strong year. The top of the draft features two franchise players, and that duo is followed by four players who should have enormous impact...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 28 days ago 15,304 reads 16 comments

  11. Why Tim Murray's Lottery Comments Don't Concern Jack Eichel

    Saturday night was a complicated night for Buffalo Sabres fans. The race for 30th was over, but the suspense of whether the Sabres would win the lottery and the right to select Connor McDavid at the 2015 NHL draft was not...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 month ago 4,286 reads 3 comments