Prospect Profile: Cole Shepard

Name: Cole Shepard  Team: Penticton Vee’s (BCHL) Position: Left Wing Date of Birth: January 2nd 2002 Hometown: West Vancouver, British Columbia Height/Weight: 5’10 152lbs Hand: Left WHL Draft: 33rd Overall in 2017 – Vancouver Giants  *Committed to Harvard University* *Eligible for the 2020 NHL Draft* Areas of Strength Footwork Motor One on One Abilities Areas of Weakness Size Strength Overall Scoring Tools Player Report: Going into the 2017 WHL Draft we … Read more

Prospect Profile: Logan Stankoven

Name: Logan Stankoven Team: Thompson Blazers (BCMML) Position: Center Date of Birth: February 26th 2003 Height/Weight: 5’8 170lbs Hand: Right WHL Draft: 5th Overall in 2018 – Kamloops Blazers (Signed)    *Eligible for the 2021 NHL Draft* Areas of Strength Offensive Production Puck Possessive Puck Skills Areas of Weakness Size Defensive Awareness   Players Reports: Stankoven was our top ranked forward coming into the 2018 WHL Draft, ranked second overall, he … Read more

Prospect Profile: Marc Lajoie

Name: Marc Lajoie Team: NAX Midget Prep (CSSHL) Position: Defense Date of Birth: May 3rd 2003 Hometown: St. Albert, Alberta Height/Weight: 6’3 203lbs Hand: Left WHL Draft: 14th Overall in 2018 – Tri-City Americans (Signed)   *Eligible for the 2021 NHL Draft* Areas of Strength Size Athleticism and Endurance Defensive Work Ethic Areas of Weakness Discipline Mobility Offensive Skill   Player Report: Marc was ranked 16th on our final draft list, he was ultimately … Read more

Prospect Profile: Kaiden Guhle

Name: Kaiden Guhle Team: Prince Albert Raiders (WHL) Position: Defense Date of Birth: January 18th 2002 Hometown: Sherwood Park, Alberta Height/Weight: 6’2 190lbs Hand: Left WHL Draft: 1st Overall in 2017 – Prince Albert Raiders (Signed)   *Eligible for the 2020 NHL Draft* Areas of Strength Elite Skating Offensive Instincts Puck Transporting Areas of Weakness Blue Line Presence Add Strength   Player Report: The highly touted Kaiden Guhle will enter the 2018-19 hockey … Read more

Prospect Profile: Justin Sourdif

Name: Justin Sourdif  Team: Vancouver Giants (WHL) Position: Center Date of Birth: March 24th 2002 Hometown: Surrey, British Columbia Height/Weight: 5’10 165lbs Hand: Right WHL Draft: 3rd Overall in 2017 – Vancouver Giants (Signed)   *Eligible for the 2020 NHL Draft* Areas of Strength 200ft Game Offensive Zone Knowledge Versatility Areas of Weakness Size and Strength Creativity   Player Report: Coming into the 2017 WHL Draft Justin Sourdif was our 7th ranked Bantam … Read more

Prospect Profile: Dylan Guenther

Name: Dylan Guenther  Team: NAX Midget Prep (CSSHL) Position: Left Wing Date of Birth: April 10th 2003 Hometown: Edmonton, AB Height/Weight: 6’0 161lbs Hand: Right WHL Draft: 1st Overall in 2018 – Edmonton Oil Kings (Signed)   *Eligible for the 2021 NHL Draft*   Areas of Strength Dangerous Scoring abilities Sneaky instinctive nature Footwork   Areas of Weakness Body Language Lacks Strength Doesn’t have WHL Speed   Scouting Report: Dylan … Read more

Tri-City Americans Draft Review

  14th Overall: Marc Lajoie – NAX Bantam Prep   With their first selection in the 2018 WHL draft, Tri-City selected the big left defender out of St. Albert, Alberta. Marc Lajoie spent this past season with the NAX Bantam Prep’s where he would often log 25-40 minutes a game…. No seriously he logged that many minutes on most nights and for a kid of his stature it was impressive … Read more