1. Scouts' Breakdown: Who Is the 3rd-Best Prospect in the 2015 NHL Draft?

    Unlike some recent drafts, there’s no room for discussion regarding the 2015 NHL draft’s top two prospects...

    Kelly Friesen Written by Kelly Friesen about 8 months ago 9,709 reads 13 comments

  2. NHL Rumors: Latest Pre-2015 Draft Trade and Free-Agency Buzz

    The 2015 NHL draft will take place from Friday, June 26, through Saturday, June 27, which means the rumor mill is churning on that front in addition to the speculation free agency tends to spark...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 months ago 5,032 reads 0 comments

  3. NHL Mock Draft 2015: Order of Selections and 1st-Round Predictions

    This year's NHL draft is all about two players: Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel . McDavid is the best prospect to hit the league since Sidney Crosby . Eichel is going to be the best player taken at the No...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 months ago 8,095 reads 19 comments

  4. Carolina Hurricanes Must Convert Quantity into Quality in 2015 NHL Draft

    The Carolina Hurricanes currently hold 10 picks in this weekend's 2015 NHL draft, the most selections they've owned in a single draft since 1998...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 8 months ago 1,298 reads 4 comments

  5. Pros and Cons of the Top Prospects Before the 2015 NHL Draft

    We're now less than a week away from the 2015 NHL draft and all the activity that entails. With that in mind, this is an opportune moment to glance at the 10 players currently ...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 8 months ago 19,953 reads 32 comments

  6. NHL Draft Picks at No. 4 Who Could Play for the Maple Leafs in 2015-16

    The Toronto Maple Leafs are in desperate need of better hockey players at all positions. With the possible exception of goaltender, the Leafs need more talented and hard-working players at every position...

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  7. 2015 NHL Mock Draft: Latest Predictions for All 1st-Round Prospects

    It might come as a bit of a shock, but this year's NHL draft class goes deeper than just Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel . McDavid and Eichel are almost universally regarded as the top two prospects in the draft...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 6,062 reads 0 comments

  8. NHL Draft 2015: Team-by-Team Needs and Targets

    Look no further than the Stanley Cup Champions for proof that the NHL draft is an incredibly important part of building a winner...

    Kelly Friesen Written by Kelly Friesen about 8 months ago 58,349 reads 54 comments

  9. NHL Draft 2015: Ranking the Biggest Sleepers in This Year's Class

    NHL teams can do themselves an enormous favor by finding useful talent later in the draft. Recent Stanley Cup champions have these players sprinkled on their roster, and they provide useful depth...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 8 months ago 16,373 reads 4 comments

  10. NHL Draft 2015: 1st-Round Mock Draft and Can't-Miss Prospects

    There is plenty of buzz surrounding the 2015 NHL draft. Backed by a deep talent pool, the prospects who are set to go on top of this year's draft board are expected to become the game's next superstars...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 9,893 reads 3 comments

  11. Ranking the Biggest Busts in the NHL Draft of the Past 10 Years

    The NHL 's annual entry draft is the lifeblood of the league's member teams. It's a chance for clubs to restock their systems with good, young, cost-controlled players and to add ...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 8 months ago 87,556 reads 84 comments

  12. 2015 NHL Draft Prospects: 6 Hidden Gems in This Year's Class

    The NHL draft will deliver fantastic talent in the top 60 selections, but after that, teams will have to rely on solid scouting and good luck to find useful players...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 8 months ago 8,782 reads 6 comments

  13. Best Fits for Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2015 NHL Draft

    The Pittsburgh Penguins fizzled out in the first round of the playoffs this season and head into the draft with some uncertainty. The team has several holes, a scant number of draft choices and no direction...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 8 months ago 5,945 reads 6 comments

  14. Best Fits for Detroit Red Wings in the 2015 NHL Draft

    The Detroit Red Wings have a history of success when it comes to the NHL draft, and things will be a little different this June...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 8 months ago 6,091 reads 10 comments

  15. Best Fits for Chicago Blackhawks in the 2015 NHL Draft

    The 2015 NHL draft is going to be an important and potentially interesting time for the Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks . The modern dynasty has three titles in six years, but the 2015-16 season has the team in a financial bind...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 8 months ago 3,768 reads 8 comments

  16. Dark-Horse Fits for Lottery Teams in the 2015 NHL Draft

    If past NHL entry drafts have taught us anything, it is to expect the unexpected on the draft floor. Whether it’s picking a prospect who is projected to go much later in the ...

    Kelly Friesen Written by Kelly Friesen about 8 months ago 22,118 reads 28 comments

  17. Way-Too-Early Rookie Year Stat Projections for Connor McDavid & Jack Eichel

    It's not official yet, but Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel will almost certainly be the first and second picks, respectively, of the 2015 NHL draft...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 months ago 4,920 reads 0 comments

  18. NHL Comparisons for Top 5 Defensemen in the 2015 NHL Draft

    This year's NHL draft offers two exceptional defensive talents and several who should be above-average players for years into the future...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 8 months ago 2,164 reads 3 comments

  19. Ranking the Top 5 Prospects at Every Position in the 2015 NHL Draft

    From the top goaltenders to centers, we have broken down the best 2015 NHL draft talents in each position. It goes without saying that Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel give the draft its fair share of skill down the middle...

    Kelly Friesen Written by Kelly Friesen about 8 months ago 17,456 reads 25 comments

  20. Ranking the Best Power-Play Producers in the 2015 NHL Draft

    An NHL team’s power-play success or lack thereof has the ability to make or break them. It’s extremely important for every club to have a handful of players who can produce on the man advantage...

    Kelly Friesen Written by Kelly Friesen about 8 months ago 5,334 reads 12 comments

  21. Ranking the 10 Greatest NHL Draft Steals of the Last 10 Years

    NHL teams are setting their final lists and tweaking them as the 2015 NHL draft draws near. A lot of work goes into each year's list, and a lot of luck goes into getting things right...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 8 months ago 32,346 reads 92 comments

  22. NHL Combine 2015: Full Results, Measurements, Highlights and Top Prospects

    With the June 26 NHL draft on the horizon, the best prospects in hockey converged on Buffalo, New York, this week to take part in the 2015 NHL Scouting Combine at First Niagara Center and HarborCenter...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 21,551 reads 14 comments

  23. 2015 NHL Mock Draft: Post-Combine Edition

    With the draft combine complete, the 2015 NHL entry draft is officially on the doorstep. All 30 clubs will hit the draft floor in Florida on June 26...

    Kelly Friesen Written by Kelly Friesen about 8 months ago 75,336 reads 90 comments

  24. Meet the 2015 Unknown NHL Draft Prospects with Superstar Potential

    The top two picks in the 2015 NHL draft are all but set as Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel . However, there are plenty of other kids with electrifying talent and superstar potential...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 months ago 5,336 reads 5 comments

  25. Pros and Cons of Carolina Hurricanes Trading No. 5 Pick in NHL Draft

    As an increasingly clear top five emerges in the 2015 NHL draft class, the Carolina Hurricanes ' No. 5 overall selection is rising in value...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 8 months ago 2,427 reads 1 comments