1. 2017 NHL Draft Reportedly Will Be Held in Chicago for 1st Time in History

    Chicago has been the NHL 's epicenter for the past several seasons due to the Blackhawks' dominance, and that will continue to be the case in 2017, as the Windy City has reportedly been tabbed to host the 2017 NHL draft...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 3,799 reads 33 comments

  2. Latest Updates on the Top Prospects in the 2016 NHL Draft

    This year's best draft prospects are scattered across North America and Europe, playing junior, college—and in a few cases—pro hockey. A typical draft year starts with one or two favorites for the No...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 8 months ago 5,191 reads 9 comments

  3. Auston Matthews' Blueprint to Be the No. 1 Pick of the 2016 NHL Draft

    After months of speculation, the ZSC Lions confirmed what many had been expecting. Auston Matthews, the consensus choice as the probable No...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 11 months ago 7,205 reads 16 comments

  4. 2015 NHL Draft Grades: Full Results and Letter Scores for Each Team

    The two days of the 2015 NHL draft drastically shifted the league's balance of power as many teams improved their immediate and long-term future through their selections and trades...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 12 months ago 3,983 reads 1 comments

  5. Strengths and Weaknesses of Every Carolina Hurricanes 2015 Draft Pick

    The Carolina Hurricanes added nine new prospects to the organization during the 2015 NHL draft, ranging from highly touted No. 5 overall selection Noah Hanifin to virtually unknown No...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 12 months ago 2,373 reads 3 comments

  6. 2015 NHL Draft Grades: Complete Listing of Final Results and Scores

    One of the most highly anticipated NHL drafts in recent memory is officially in the books, and while it will take many years to determine how every team fared, it is never too early to analyze...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 12 months ago 4,125 reads 0 comments

  7. NHL Draft 2015: Team-by-Team Results, Grades and Analysis

    The 2015 NHL draft was wrapped up on Saturday with the completion of Rounds 2-7 from the BB&T Center, home of the Florida Panthers...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 12 months ago 5,863 reads 0 comments

  8. 2015 NHL Draft Results: Team-by-Team Grades for Overall Picks and Trades

    The 2015 NHL draft was one of the deepest and most significant in recent memory. The reason for that was the brilliant talent at the top of the selection process, with Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel leading the way...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 12 months ago 5,164 reads 0 comments

  9. Toronto Maple Leafs: Top 3 Reasons Why No. 4 Pick Mitch Marner Was a Good One

    Mitch Marner may not be a strapping 6'4", 225-pound centre. What he is, though, is a highly skilled forward who can play at centre or on the wing. Instantly, he becomes the most talented prospect in the Toronto Maple Leafs ' stable of prospects...

    James Onusko Written by James Onusko about 12 months ago 20,412 reads 15 comments

  10. 2015 NHL Draft Results: Team-by-Team Grades for Notable Picks

    Teams currently in a rebuilding phase were focused on the 2015 NHL draft for more than a year. The presence of Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel created a not-so-subtle race to the bottom for the hope of landing one of the two franchise centers...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 12 months ago 1,496 reads 0 comments

  11. NHL 1st-Round Draft Pick Colin White Leaves the Commissioner Hanging

    Colin White wasn't in the NHL for very long before he decided to fight the power. After the Ottawa Senators took the 18-year-old forward with the 21st overall pick, he—for ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 12 months ago 13,300 reads 10 comments

  12. NHL Draft 2015: Team-by-Team Letter Marks After Day 1 Results

    The 2015 NHL draft could turn out to be a memorable one because of the talent at the top of the first round...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 12 months ago 1,888 reads 0 comments

  13. 2015 NHL Draft Day 1 Results and List of Grades for Each Franchise

    Well, that was eventful. In a first round full of trades, generational talents being selected and quite a few surprises throughout, there wasn't much of an opportunity for fans to catch their breath...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 12 months ago 4,743 reads 0 comments

  14. NHL Draft 2015 Order: Day 2 Selection List, TV Schedule and Day 1 Results

    The excitement in Day 1 of the NHL draft came right at the start. Not so much for the drama of figuring out who would be selected, but because of the quality at the top. Connor McDavid was picked by the Edmonton Oilers with the No...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 12 months ago 5,329 reads 0 comments

  15. NHL Rumors: Latest Gossip on Final Day of 2015 Draft

    Friday was a whirlwind 24 hours in the NHL world. Not only was exciting young blood infused into the league landscape in the forms of Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel, but players ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 12 months ago 1,336 reads 0 comments

  16. NHL Draft 2015: Day 2 TV, Live Stream, Schedule, Order and Predictions

    Day 1 of the NHL draft is history, but there are still six more rounds to run through as prospects far and wide hope to hear their names called Saturday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 12 months ago 1,760 reads 0 comments

  17. NHL Draft 2015: Live Results, Picks and Grades for Rounds 2-7

    Day 2 of the 2015 NHL draft is in the books in Sunrise, Florida. Another 181 players were selected in rapid-fire fashion, including some highly regarded players that could turn out to be potential second- and third-round steals...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 12 months ago 60,813 reads 35 comments

  18. 2015 NHL Draft Results: Biggest Winners and Losers of Round 1

    The Boston Bruins actually lost Bobby Orr as a free agent to the Chicago Blackhawks on July 1, 1976. So, there can never be a darker day than that in B's history, even though Orr's ...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 12 months ago 106,290 reads 130 comments

  19. 2015 NHL Draft Results: Initial Round 1 Grades and Updated Selection Order

    The 2015 Stanley Cup is safely in the hands of the Chicago Blackhawks, but every team in the NHL made plans to knock the champions off their throne at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida, Friday night in the league's annual draft...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 12 months ago 1,789 reads 0 comments

  20. Carolina Hurricanes Pick Noah Hanifin: Analysis of 'Canes No. 5 Selection

    The Carolina Hurricanes ' selection of Noah Hanifin with the No. 5 pick solidifies their cast of defensive prospects as one of the best in the NHL ...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 12 months ago 1,265 reads 7 comments

  21. NHL Draft Grades 2015: Report Cards for Every Pick in Round 1

    The first round of the 2015 NHL Entry Draft was selected on Friday evening in Florida, and there was no shortage of drama...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 1 year ago 162,585 reads 172 comments

  22. 2015 NHL Draft Trades: Tracking Latest Details for Every Deal

    The 2015 NHL draft was stacked with considerable top-end talent and plenty of depth, which is why there was plenty of trade talk over the course of all seven rounds Friday and Saturday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 year ago 33,741 reads 26 comments

  23. 2015 NHL Draft Tracker: Full List of Results and Picks

    Connor McDavid, Jack Eichel and the next generation of NHL stars took center stage at the 2015 NHL draft from the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida, to usher in a new generation of talent...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 year ago 61,913 reads 20 comments

  24. NHL Draft 2015: Live Results, Picks and Grades for Round 1

    Hockey fans saw slam dunks and plenty of surprises during the first round of the 2015 NHL draft on Friday in Sunrise, Florida...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 year ago 121,008 reads 130 comments

  25. NHL Draft 2015: Start Time, Order, Prospects Guide and Mock Draft Predictions

    The Edmonton Oilers will go on the clock to start the 2015 NHL draft Friday night in Sunrise, Florida, but anyone remotely keeping up with the action knows the intrigue doesn't truly begin until the third overall pick comes...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 1 year ago 3,318 reads 0 comments