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 PROSPECTS TO WATCH AT THE 2022 WJC

Aside from Connor Bedard, who is being hyped to be the consensus number 1 overall pick in next year’s draft, there are other players to watch at the 2022 WJC. Here are some 2023 NHL Draft prospects to watch at the 2022 WJC. Related: Connor Bedard vs Matvei Michkov 1. Dalibor Dvorsky, F, Slovakia DaliborContinue reading “2023 NHL DRAFT PROSPECTS TO WATCH AT THE 2022 WJC”

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”

PAVEL MINTYUKOV

Defenseman6’1/192LeftSaginaw Spirit/OHL Related: Maveric Lamoureux Pavel Mintyukov is an offensively minded blueliner with good size and has the potential to be a game-changer from the back-end. In the midst of his first full season in North America, Pavel Mintyukov has produced very well on the scoresheet as he currently ranks third among draft-eligible OHL defencemenContinue reading “PAVEL MINTYUKOV”

ALEXANDER PEREVALOV

Left Wing6’0/185RightLoko Yaroslavl/MHL Related: Filip Bystedt Alexander Perevalov is not a household name for the 2022 NHL Draft but is making a strong case to become one. After a mediocre 2020-2021 MHL season where Perevalov put up only 6 points in 17 games, he started making waves with his performance in the Hlinka Gretzky Cup.whereContinue reading “ALEXANDER PEREVALOV”

FILIP BYSTEDT

Center6’4/187LeftLinköping HC J20/J20 Nationell Related: Jimmy Snuggerud Filip Bystedt has had a solid start to his draft-eligible season, splitting time between the J20 and SHL for Linköping. In the junior league, Bystedt has tallied 38 points in 33 games, is currently sitting inside the top-10 in points per game among J20 draft eligibles. His SHLContinue reading “FILIP BYSTEDT”

MAVERIC LAMOUREUX

Defense6’7/196RightDrummondville Voltigeurs/QMJHL Related: Jimmy Snuggerud At 6’7″ and 196 pounds, Maveric Lamoureux is is a physical and defensive specimen who, despite possessing some glaring weaknesses and an overall very raw skillset, flashes an astonishing, exciting two-way potential. TSN’s Craig Button listed him at No. 20 on his September ranking of this season’s top prospects. AContinue reading “MAVERIC LAMOUREUX”

JIMMY SNUGGERUD

Left Wing/Center/Right Wing6’2/185RightUS National U18 Team/USDP & USNTDP Juniors/USHL Related: Filip Mesar Jimmy Snuggerud had a solid 2020-21 campaign with the USNTDP U17 squad, scoring 15 goals and 17 assists in 45 games, but didn’t begin his draft year with the same level of acclaim as some of his fellow draft hopefuls from the program.Continue reading “JIMMY SNUGGERUD”

KEVIN KORCHINSKI

Defense6’2/185LeftSeattle Thunderbirds/WHL Related: Tristan Luneau Kevin Korchinski was one of the top draft-eligible defensemen in the WHL and plays in all situations for the Seattle Thunderbirds. He blends size and strong edges with great puck skills, making him one of the more intriguing defensemen to come out of the WHL. Korchinski started the season rankedContinue reading “KEVIN KORCHINSKI”