Defense5’11/190RightGuelph Storm/OHL Related: Eduard Sale Cam Allen is the best defenseman available in the 2023 draft, and it isn’t even close; he is a total-package defenseman who captained Canada’s gold-medal squad at the Hlinka-Gretzky this summer and came out of the tournament with 7 points in 5 games. Allen is a tenacious, two-way defender, withContinue reading “CAMERON ALLEN”


6’1/168Right WingLeftHC Kometa Brno/Czechia Related: Leo Carlsson Eduard Sale possesses some of the best hands and playmaking vision in the draft; he’s able to make crisp passes and find the cross seams with ease. He’s a smooth skater who is noticeable in transition for both his ability to weave up ice and facilitate and alsoContinue reading “EDUARD SALE”


6’3/185Center/Left WingLeftOrebro/SHL Related: Brayden Yager Leo Carlsson is a big kid who still has more filling out to do and will probably hit 200 pounds, but he’s also got the slick skill to complement his size, and regularly makes plays and manufactures offense for himself through little shakes and fakes, beating defenders one-on-one with hisContinue reading “LEO CARLSSON”


Center/Wing6’0/166RightMoose Jaw Warriors/WHL Related: Adam Fantilli Brayden Yager was a prominent figure on a talented Moose Jaw team in 2021-22, notching 34 goals and 25 assists in 63 regular season games before adding seven more points in 10 postseason contests on his way to earning CHL Rookie of the Year honors. He led all WHLContinue reading “BRAYDEN YAGER”


Center6’2/187LeftUniv. of Michigan/NCAA Related: Matvei Michkov Adam Fantilli has the potential to be the next great power forward in the league, and he rounds out the three-headed monster at the top of the 2023 draft. With Matvei Michkov being inked to SKA St.Petersburg until 2025, it will open up the door for a player likeContinue reading “ADAM FANTILLI”