1. NHL Draft 2014: Explosive Playmakers Who Will Be Taken Early

    The 2014 NHL draft is a few weeks away, and there will be a few explosive playmakers to watch for who will likely be taken early in the first round...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 1 month ago 2,252 reads 1 comments

  2. Players Toronto Maple Leafs Should Consider Trading Up for in 2014 NHL Draft

    The 2014 NHL draft class doesn't appear to have any superstars, but there are some high-end players that could help the Toronto Maple Leafs in the near future. The Leafs currently hold the No...

    James Onusko Written by James Onusko about 1 month ago 9,457 reads 12 comments

  3. 5 Options for the Buffalo Sabres at No. 2 in the 2014 NHL Draft

    With the 2014 NHL draft mere weeks away, the Buffalo Sabres and general manager Tim Murray enter the next phase of their rebuild...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 month ago 3,723 reads 0 comments

  4. Catching Up On the Boston Bruins' NHL Draft Class of 2013

    The Boston Bruins inked Linus Arnesson , their first of six picks in the 2013 NHL draft, to an entry-level contract over the weekend ...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 1 month ago 4,675 reads 0 comments

  5. Players Philadelphia Flyers Should Consider Trading Up for in 2014 NHL Draft

    I'm often not a huge fan of trading up in any draft. Picks are lottery tickets, and the more you have, the more likely you are to cash in...

    Garrett Baker Written by Garrett Baker about 1 month ago 5,781 reads 23 comments

  6. Intrigue Surrounds Top Russian Prospects at 2014 NHL Scouting Combine

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 1,169 reads 0 comments

  7. Wheeling and Dealing Likely on NHL Draft Day

    The NHL draft floor could feel as much like an auction house as a drafting venue when teams gather in Philadelphia for the annual event in late June...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 10,431 reads 0 comments

  8. Breaking Down Washington Capitals' Biggest Needs in 2014 NHL Draft

    Despite never leading his team to a Stanley Cup title during his 17 seasons at the helm of the Washington Capitals , one cannot ignore how well George McPhee and his staff drafted over the years...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 1 month ago 2,200 reads 3 comments

  9. Breaking Down Edmonton Oilers' Two Biggest Needs in 2014 Draft

    The Edmonton Oilers are in a favorable position heading into the 2014 draft. Currently holding the third overall selection, the Edmonton Oilers will be able to draft a player that should be able to fill a need on the roster in the near future...

    Adam Bowen Written by Adam Bowen about 2 months ago 1,744 reads 1 comments

  10. Breaking Down Philadelphia Flyers' Biggest Needs in 2014 Draft

    The 2014 NHL Draft is taking place in Philadelphia in about a month and a half, and the Philadelphia Flyers currently own the 17th overall pick in the first round...

    Garrett Baker Written by Garrett Baker about 2 months ago 4,834 reads 21 comments

  11. Ranking Best Options for Toronto Maple Leafs' 1st-Round Pick in 2014 NHL Draft

    The Toronto Maple Leafs are going to get a high-end prospect with the eighth overall pick in the 2014 NHL draft in Philadelphia ...

    James Onusko Written by James Onusko about 3 months ago 16,142 reads 72 comments

  12. Ranking the Best Options for Washington Capitals' Round 1 Pick in 2014 NHL Draft

    The 2014 NHL draft presents the Washington Capitals with a critical opportunity to add a key piece to a lineup largely made up of players who have made six postseason appearances in D...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 3 months ago 1,873 reads 0 comments

  13. 2014 NHL Draft Order: Updated Selection List, Predictions After Lottery Results

    On the eve of the NHL playoffs, the teams that did not qualify for the postseason learned their immediate fortunes during Tuesday’s NHL draft lottery. The Florida Panthers won the rights to the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 6,487 reads 1 comments

  14. Aaron Ekblad: Complete NHL Scouting Report for Elite Draft Prospect

    According to TSN .ca , the International Scouting Services have listed Kootenay Ice center Sam Reinhart as the No. 1 overall prospect in the 2014 NHL draft...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 3 months ago 1,649 reads 0 comments

  15. Sam Reinhart: Complete NHL Scouting Report for Top Draft Prospect

    There is no clear-cut No. 1 overall pick in the 2014 NHL draft class, but the best prospect according to the International Scouting Services’ top 30 players is Kootenay center Sam Reinhart , per TSN ...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 3 months ago 2,786 reads 0 comments

  16. NHL Lottery 2014: Projected Order, Odds and Format for Pre-Draft Event

    The 2013-14 NHL regular season is finally over. While many teams have already turned their attention to the playoffs, the rest of the league is forced to focus on the draft lottery and where each team will pick in the first round...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 3 months ago 1,542 reads 0 comments

  17. Buffalo Sabres: Could Losing the Draft Lottery Be Better in the Long Run?

    On Tuesday night at 8 p.m. ET, the NHL will announce the winner of the draft lottery, and Buffalo Sabres fans will finally be able see where this dreadful season will slot us in June's draft...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 3 months ago 5,826 reads 8 comments

  18. NHL Draft Lottery 2014: Format, Projected Order and Odds for Every Team Involved

    The 2013-14 NHL regular season is finally over, and while many teams have turned their focus to the playoffs, other franchises are now focused on the draft lottery. It will air on Tuesday, April 15, on the NHL Network at 8:30 p...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 3 months ago 6,744 reads 3 comments

  19. NHL Draft Lottery 2014: Updated Odds for Hockey's No. 1 Overall Pick

    The 2013-14 regular season is officially over in the NHL , which means playoff beards are right around the corner...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 16,016 reads 6 comments

  20. 2014 NHL Mock Draft: Full Round 1 Projections for Every Team

    The 2014 NHL draft is not one of the deepest we’ ve had in recent years, but there is a unique mix of strong international talent and several possible stars from North America...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 3 months ago 25,666 reads 22 comments

  21. 2014 NHL Draft: Breaking Down Top Prospects in Draft Class

    Many NHL teams are looking ahead to the Stanley Cup playoffs, but those who weren't fortunate enough to qualify are focused solely on the NHL draft...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 20,640 reads 25 comments

  22. NHL Draft 2014: Examining Skaters Who Drastically Improved Their Draft Stocks

    On Tuesday, NHL Central Scouting released its final rankings of the top skaters from North America and Europe who are eligible for June's 2014 entry draft...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 3 months ago 9,515 reads 0 comments

  23. BC's Thatcher Demko Heavy Favorite as Top NHL Draft-Eligible Goalie

    When it comes to ranking the top goalies eligible for the 2014 NHL Draft, the overwhelming majority consider Boston College freshman Thatcher Demko in a class by himself...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 712 reads 0 comments

  24. 2014 NHL Draft Prospects Tearing It Up in the Playoffs

    The scouting departments from each NHL team are paying close attention: The playoffs for Canada's three major junior hockey leagues are now underway...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 3 months ago 8,500 reads 7 comments

  25. Stock Watch for the Top 10 Prospects in the 2014 NHL Draft

    Back in November, I laid out a very early ranking of the NHL draft class of 2014. As a group, my top 10 has performed well. ISS Hockey released its latest rankings on March 14, with eight names from my initial list in its Top 10...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 4 months ago 12,813 reads 11 comments