Yellowhead Chiefs @ Winnipeg Monarchs – October 18, 2020 Iceplex

Yellowhead Chiefs @ Winnipeg Monarchs – Iceplex Winnipeg U15 AAA October 18, 2020   Monarchs: (2) #1 Leyton Medwick (Goalie): Good size goalie, who won the game for Monarchs. He had good rebound control, challenges to top of crease, square to shooters, moves well and shows good battle. Been well coached with good rebound control to corners and uses voice to communicate well with team. Was big for Monarchs early … Read more

Eastman Selects vs Winnipeg Sharks – Winnipeg U15 AAA League

Eastman Selects vs Winnipeg Sharks @ Landmark, Mb Hockey Winnipeg U15 AAA League October 16, 2020 (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Eastman Selects: (1) #4 Carlos Penner (Defense): Good size, heads up player who uses his partner and teammates well. He opened the scoring of the game with a hard slap shot which found the top corner around traffic after he walked the line to find the open lane. Even … Read more

Oct 10, 2020 – Winnipeg Warriors vs Winnipeg Hawks Exhibition – Winnipeg U15 AAA League

Winnipeg Hawks vs Winnipeg Warriors Winnipeg AA U15 League – Exhibition Saturday Oct 10, 2020 Ice plex Arena Winnipeg Warriors: (3) #8 Jonas Woo (Right Hand Defense): Captain everything for the Warriors. Very aware of surroundings and possesses a high IQ. A patient player who plays a head up game and is always in a good position it seemed on both sides of the puck. He controls the game and … Read more

2020 WHL Draft: John Reid Memorial Tournament Player Reports

The John Reid Memorial Tournament has a rich history of featuring future NHL’ers and is one of the most notable showcases of premier talent in Western Canada; as some of the most highly touted prospects in Bantam hockey go head-to-head at Servus Credit Union in St.Albert, Alberta. Teams at this year’s tournament included the Calgary Bisons, Calgary Flames, Delta Green, Greater Vancouver Canadians, Leduc Oil Kings, Lloydminister Bobcats, Los Angeles … Read more

2020 WHL Draft: OHA Edmonton/NAX Bantam Prep Showcase Notables and Standouts

It was a busy weekend in Edmonton at the River Cree Arena, as some of the 2020 Bantam Draft top prospects went head-to-head at the annual OHA Edmonton/NAX Showcase. Teams at the showcase included OHA Edmonton, NAX, Edge School, RINK Academy, OHA, Shawnigan Lake, West Van Academy, Pacific Coast Hockey Academy, Pursuit of Excellence, and Notre Dame. There was a ton of talent on display for scouts to watch in … Read more

NHL Draft: Dylan Cozens

Name: Dylan Cozens Team: Lethbridge Hurricanes (WHL) Position: Center Height/Weight: 6’3 183lbs Hand: Right NHL Draft Ranking: 10th Western Prospects Ranking: 4th Estimated Draft Position: Sixth Overall to Thirteenth Overall   Areas of Strength Finishing Between the Dots Explosiveness Flexibility Puck Handling Areas of Weakness Awkward Mechanics Struggles Internationally Driving the Play Report: The face of Yukon hockey, Dylan Cozens is trailblazing the way for hockey players up in Northern … Read more

NHL Draft: Kirby Dach

Name: Kirby Dach Team: Saskatoon Blades (WHL) Position: Center Height/Weight: 6’4 198lbs Hand: Right NHL Draft Ranking: 6th Western Prospects Ranking: 2nd Estimated Draft Position: Fourth Overall to Eighth Overall   Areas of Strength Elite One on One Instincts Exceptional Vision Reach and Range Areas of Weakness Body Language Lacks Next Gear Intensity Report: Kirby Dach is a game breaking playmaker that has been a polarizing prospect amongst the NHL … Read more

2019 NHL Mock Draft

For the first time ever, the St. Louis Blues are Stanley Cup Champions. Congratulations to the Blues organization on a fantastic season and a well-earned Cup. Now that hockey is finally over, we can finally direct our undivided and unwavering attention to what really matters— the 2019 NHL Entry Draft. The draft is now less than 10 days away, so I’d like to present my final mock draft for 2019. … Read more

Breaking Down The WHL Talent Of The 2019 NHL Draft

The crop of players eligible for the NHL Draft out of the Western Hockey League is particularly strong this year, with as many as four WHLers in contention for top 10 picks this year, and another four players in first round contention. For comparison, last year saw just two WHLers drafted in the top 31— none within the top 15 (to be fair though, Ty Smith deserved to go much … Read more

Bison’s Still Producing First Round Talent

The Calgary Bison’s have recently had a healthy string of first round picks coming out of the association over the past few years. Three straight years with a selection in the first round, even with the pressure from CSSHL teams the Bison’s haven’t had an issue retaining and developing high end prospects. In 2016 the Prince George Cougars selected net minder Taylor Gauthier with the 10th overall selection in the … Read more