1. Power Ranking the NHL Draft Classes of the 1990s

    The NHL draft has long been the lifeblood of the strongest teams in the league. Smart general managers can occasionally hit it big with a free-agent signing or find a key player ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 5 months ago 3,016 reads 2 comments

  2. Early Ranking of the Top 10 Prospects in the 2014 NHL Draft

    The 2014 NHL draft is more than seven months away but for the players who are eligible to be chosen, their time is now...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 months ago 25,645 reads 9 comments

  3. Power Ranking the NHL Draft Classes of the 2000s

    The NHL draft is the league's lifeblood. There are ways of putting a team together if you are going to have a poor year finding young talent, but that's not going to get it done in the long run...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 5 months ago 6,220 reads 41 comments

  4. Highly Touted Prospects We Can't Wait to See in the NHL

    In the 2013-14 NHL season, the rookies are putting on a show. Tomas Hertl is starring for the San Jose Sharks and leading the NHL in scoring...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 6 months ago 6,634 reads 13 comments

  5. Current NHL Youngsters Most Likely to Win Each Major Trophy in Next 5 Years

    NHL teams seem to be looking to get younger almost every season. More teams are looking for that next young, bright franchise cornerstone to build around...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 7 months ago 3,379 reads 12 comments

  6. 20 NHL Draft Prospects to Follow in the 2013-14 USHL Season

    Unlike last autumn , the United States Hockey League ( USHL ) does not have the bittersweet task of diverting NHL fans from the top professional circuit’s agonizing inaction...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 8 months ago 3,804 reads 1 comments

  7. Breaking Down the Best Centers in the 2014 NHL Draft

    The 2014 draft class of NHL prospects features extensive depth and parity throughout the projected first round, with a large cast of talented centers leading the way...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 8 months ago 5,804 reads 3 comments

  8. NHL Draft 2014: What Each Top Prospect Must Prove Before Next June

    The road to NHL stardom is long and paved with those who haven't been willing to put quite enough work in to make it to the top of the heap...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 8 months ago 5,696 reads 5 comments

  9. Carolina Hurricanes: What Went Wrong and What's Ahead for Zach Boychuk

    When the Carolina Hurricanes took to the podium for the 14th pick of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, they knew the immense importance of the decision at hand...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 8 months ago 2,483 reads 21 comments

  10. 2014 NHL Draft Prospects: Explosive Offensive Talents in Next Year's Class

    The 2013-14 season is just around the corner, so it's never too early to talk about prospects for the next NHL draft. Here is a look at the explosive offensive talents available in the 2014 NHL draft...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 8 months ago 12,228 reads 25 comments

  11. Pros and Cons of the Top Prospects in the 2014 NHL Draft

    There is no such thing as a perfect prospect in hockey. Even Sidney Crosby had some black marks on his scouting sheet prior to being selected first overall by the Pittsburgh Penguins in 2005...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 8 months ago 8,859 reads 14 comments

  12. Twitter / usahockey: Poile: Most of talks with Byslma ...

    Poile: Most of talks with Byslma have been on staff, but now will move to talks on how games should be played, style of team at Olympics...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 9 months ago 7 reads 0 comments

  13. Early Winners and Losers of the Montreal Canadiens' Offseason

    The 2013 offseason has had its fair share of ups and downs as far as the Montreal Canadiens are concerned. For example, general manager Marc Bergevin had the chance to sign hometown hero Vincent Lecavalier to the delight of many...

    Ryan Szporer Written by Ryan Szporer about 9 months ago 6,504 reads 28 comments

  14. Detroit Red Wings: 5 Most Exciting Prospects After 2013 NHL Draft

    Another hockey season has passed and another NHL draft is complete. Holding the 18th overall selection, general manager Ken Holland was able to trade down to the 20th overall pick in a quick swap with the San Jose Sharks ...

    Garrett Kolodziej Written by Garrett Kolodziej about 9 months ago 10,531 reads 8 comments

  15. Boston Bruins: Updated Prospect Rankings

    Since the last edition of our Boston Bruins prospect rankings came out in February, the Bruins' pool of young talent has received a major shake-up...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 9 months ago 7,245 reads 12 comments

  16. Ranking the 10 Savviest Front Offices in the NHL

    There are NHL front offices that seem to get it right, not just once, but year after year. The majority of NHL clubs never seem to be able to find the traction needed to make the playoffs consistently and challenge for the Stanley Cup...

    James Onusko Written by James Onusko about 9 months ago 9,710 reads 62 comments

  17. Scouting Report for All of Washington Capitals' 2013 Draft Picks

    The Washington Capitals ' 2013 NHL draft was what could best be described as quite hit and miss. There is lots of potential as far as the Caps' six draft picks are concerned. There is also the potential that all of them could be draft busts...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about 10 months ago 2,981 reads 0 comments

  18. Biggest Takeaways from New Jersey Devils' 2013 NHL Draft

    The New Jersey Devils made all the headlines this past weekend at Prudential Center during the 2013 NHL draft , trading for Vancouver Canucks goaltender Cory Schneider and drafting Martin Brodeur's son Anthony in the seventh round...

    Joseph Kuchie Written by Joseph Kuchie about 10 months ago 1,926 reads 5 comments

  19. Best-Case Scenarios for All of the Washington Capitals' 2013 Draft Picks

    The Washington Capitals made six selections at the 2013 NHL draft . What should Capitals fans expect from each of these prospects? Here are the best-case scenarios for all six of the Washington Capitals' 2013 draft picks...

    Robert Wood Written by Robert Wood about 10 months ago 2,198 reads 2 comments

  20. Predicting Which Montreal Canadiens Prospects Make the NHL in 2013-14

    Following the 2013 NHL entry draft, the Montreal Canadiens ’ newest prospects might be a few years away from joining the team, but there are definitely some past picks that fans will be seeing very shortly...

    Ryan Szporer Written by Ryan Szporer about 10 months ago 4,854 reads 2 comments

  21. Biggest Takeaways from New York Rangers' 2013 NHL Draft

    The 2013 NHL draft is over, and despite not having a first- or second-round pick, the New York Rangers were able to infuse some talent into their system. From the five selections, a few trends were identified...

    Jeremy Fuchs Written by Jeremy Fuchs about 10 months ago 2,865 reads 3 comments

  22. Biggest Takeaways from the Edmonton Oilers' 2013 Draft

    Heading into the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, the Edmonton Oilers’ newly appointed GM Craig MacTavish promised that bold moves were on the horizon, fueling speculation that the team would be making significant deals on draft day...

    Adam Bowen Written by Adam Bowen about 10 months ago 1,830 reads 8 comments

  23. Power Ranking the Farm Systems of All 30 NHL Teams

    The recent NHL draft was used to re-stock the farm systems of all 30 NHL teams as they prepare for the 2013-14 season...

    James Onusko Written by James Onusko about 10 months ago 35,678 reads 100 comments

  24. 2013 NHL Draft: Chicago Blackhawks Select American Forwards and Swedish Defense

    The Chicago Blackhawks had a real eye on the future when they made their selections in the 2013 NHL draft . Mostly picking from the end of each round, Chicago picked up talent it can watch develop at lower levels for at least the next season or two..

    Jon Fromi Written by Jon Fromi about 10 months ago 4,670 reads 2 comments

  25. 2013 NHL Draft Grades: Breaking Down How Each Team Fared on Draft Day

    Now that the 2013 NHL draft is over, it’s time to analyze the selections and grade each team on how they did on draft day...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 10 months ago 3,954 reads 0 comments