1. 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 15 days ago 8,056 reads 19 comments

  2. 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 15 days ago 1,269 reads 4 comments

  3. 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 15 days ago 19,787 reads 32 comments

  4. 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...

    James Onusko Written by James Onusko about 16 days ago 7,402 reads 7 comments

  5. 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 16 days ago 6,036 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 16 days ago 58,004 reads 54 comments

  7. 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 17 days ago 13,212 reads 4 comments

  8. 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 18 days ago 9,679 reads 3 comments

  9. 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 20 days ago 85,885 reads 84 comments

  10. 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 20 days ago 8,419 reads 6 comments

  11. 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 20 days ago 5,841 reads 6 comments

  12. 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 20 days ago 5,978 reads 10 comments

  13. 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 20 days ago 3,696 reads 8 comments

  14. 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 21 days ago 21,877 reads 28 comments

  15. 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 21 days ago 3,405 reads 0 comments

  16. 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 22 days ago 1,995 reads 3 comments

  17. 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 22 days ago 17,280 reads 25 comments

  18. 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 24 days ago 5,257 reads 12 comments

  19. 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 27 days ago 32,119 reads 92 comments