MATVEI MICHKOV

Right Wing5’10/159LeftSKA St.Petersburg/KHL Related: Connor Bedard Matvei Michkov is the other generational talent in the 2023 draft, but because he is still under contract with SKA St.Petersburg until 2025, he isn’t getting the same buzz as Connor Bedard.The Russian factor doesn’t help either, given the current political climate in Russia, as teams don’t know ifContinue reading “MATVEI MICHKOV”

CONNOR BEDARD

Center5’10/185RightRegina Pats/WHL Related: Connor Bedard vs Matvei Michkov Connor Bedard is a generational talent and is the consensus number 1 pick in the 2023 Draft; he has all the tools to be the league’s next superstar. Bedard is an electrifying forward who has a wicked quick release on his shot, as well as top-notch speed,Continue reading “CONNOR BEDARD”

2023 NHL DRAFT: OVERRATED PLAYERS

Here are some Overrated Players in the 2023 NHL Draft. Related: Under the Radar Players 1. Calum Ritchie, Oshawa Generals, OHL Some scouts feel like Calum Ritchie has the potential to be a top 5 player given his size, ability, and awareness. He’s just got that instinct and drive that just matches anybody else onContinue reading “2023 NHL DRAFT: OVERRATED PLAYERS”

2023 NHL DRAFT: UNDER THE RADAR PLAYERS

Here are some Under the-Radar players/Underrated Players in the 2023 NHL Draft. Next: Players to Watch This Season 1. Riley Heidt, Prince George Cougars, WHL Even as a 16-year-old player last season, Riley Heidt was already arguably the best player on the Prince George Cougars of the WHL. Despite finishing last season with 21 goals andContinue reading “2023 NHL DRAFT: UNDER THE RADAR PLAYERS”

2023 NHL DRAFT: PLAYERS TO WATCH FOR THIS SEASON

Here are some 2023 Draft prospects to watch out for this season. Next: Prospects to Watch for in the 2022 WJC 1. Emil Jarventie, Ilves U20, U20 SM-sarja Emil Jarventie is one of those players who slipped under the radar last year, due to the sheer amount of offensive talent in this draft class, butContinue reading “2023 NHL DRAFT: PLAYERS TO WATCH FOR THIS SEASON”

2023 NHL DRAFT: PRESEASON RANKINGS #23-32

Here are my Preseason Player rankings for the 2023 Draft: 23-34. Related: Preseason Rankings #11-22 23. Otto Stenberg Otto Stenberg played for Frolunda last season, splitting time with the J18 and J20 teams. He played in 12 games in the J18 league, putting up 8 goals and 24, along with 3 goals and 5 pointsContinue reading “2023 NHL DRAFT: PRESEASON RANKINGS #23-32”

2023 NHL DRAFT: CONNOR BEDARD VS MATVEI MICHKOV

The 2023 NHL Draft is still very far away but because there are two potential generational talents in next year’s draft, I think it is worth doing a very early preview of the 2023 NHL Draft, focused primarily on Connor Bedard and Matvei Michkov, and this could be the best 1-2 in the draft sinceContinue reading “2023 NHL DRAFT: CONNOR BEDARD VS MATVEI MICHKOV”

How Cale Makar Impacted the 2022 NHL Draft

The 2022 Draft has come and gone, and there is no doubt in my mind that Cale Makar’s performance this year in the playoffs and the way Colorado won the Stanley Cup definitely impacted the way teams drafted this year. It is evident now that in order to win in the NHL you need toContinue reading “How Cale Makar Impacted the 2022 NHL Draft”

2022 NHL DRAFT: SHANE WRIGHT VS JURAJ SLAFKOVSKY

As the draft gets closer, there is a lot of noise and speculation debating who should be the number 1 pick: Shane Wright or Juraj Slafkovsky. First I will do a prospect profile on both prospects, and then I will see who would be the better fit for the teams with the 1st and 2ndContinue reading “2022 NHL DRAFT: SHANE WRIGHT VS JURAJ SLAFKOVSKY”

2022 MOCK DRAFT: OTTAWA SENATORS

This is a mock draft of the 2022 NHL draft with the Ottawa Senators, who have 10 picks in the draft, including 2 second-round picks, 3 third-round picks, and 4 fifth-round picks. It is highly possible for Ottawa to trade some of their current roster players in order to add some picks at the draft.Continue reading “2022 MOCK DRAFT: OTTAWA SENATORS”