Big Ten Hockey Recruiting Analysis, Pt. 3 (Ohio State)

TweetContinuing our Big Ten recruiting feature this summer, I took a look at some of Ohio State’s recent additions, current recruits, and potential recruiting targets. To see the first two parts of the feature, highlighting Minnesota and Wisconsin, click here….

A Shift Abroad: Marco Richter (Connecticut)

TweetFor our third installment of A Shift Abroad, I spoke with Connecticut recruit Marco Richter, who will be heading to Hockey East in 2015. A native of Wien, Austria, Marco has spent the past few seasons at Okanagan Hockey Academy Europe, a boarding…

2014 Minnesota High School Elite League Rosters

TweetThe Elite League announced this season’s rosters today. Below is a brief breakdown of players involved and NCAA recruits. At the bottom of this page are the rosters in there entirety as of July 18th, 2014. We’ll have more on…

15 Need-To-Know College Hockey Names for the 2015 NHL Draft

TweetThe 2015 draft is supposed to be a good one. It’s heavily hyped up, because not only are 1 and 2 contested by North American prospects Connor McDavid (Erie Otters) and Jack Eichel (BU), but because there are two potentially…

Top Scorers from Select 17 Player Development Camp, 2014

TweetA look at twenty of the skaters off to hot weeks, production-wise, at 2014′s Select 17 Player Development Camp in NY: George Sennott – Kimball Union Academy – Uncommitted (84) A smaller (5’7) uncommitted prospect out of the prep ranks,…

2014 NHL Draft, NCAA Recap

TweetHockey East Hockey East had the highest quantity of players in most rounds, and certainly the quantity of prospects on Commonwealth Ave alone will be a boon to the conference, though there were some other key picks. Forward: Sonny Milano…

NHL Draft Live

TweetThis will be our hub for initial reactions and a place to find the most recent draft selections with NCAA ties. We opted out of going back to the draft this year after last year’s one-day marathon, so this page…

Scouts on Top NHL Draft Prospects for 2014, 2015, 2016

TweetAfter reading “Ryen Russillo’s NBA Draft Confidential: Real Scouts on Wiggins, Randle, Embiid and Parker“, I thought it would be a worthwhile effort to do something similar for the NHL draft. So I spoke to some scouts/coaches from the USHL,…

Select 70 Top Uncommitted College Hockey Prospects, May 2014

TweetHere is our latest ranking of uncommitted college hockey prospects. This particular list is the conclusion of our time in the rink over the 2013-14 season, prior to summer hockey and the start of 2014-15 in August. It is also…

New Faces of Prep Hockey, pt. 1: Avon Reloads

TweetWe’ll have some USHL draft and end-of-season content coming pretty soon but today we start the first part in our New Faces of Prep Hockey series briefly highlighting some incoming players and rising stars for prep hockey teams. As it’s…

USHL Phase 1 Draft – 1998s

Tweet[poll id="6"] Welcome to our USHL Phase 1 Draft page. Here are a list of 1998s to watch and throughout the evening the bottom of the page will be updated with results and info. Thanks for reading. 1998s To Watch…

2014 WHL Draft Primer: Key Prospects and Sleepers

TweetWith the WHL Draft looming this Thursday, I thought we would look at some of the top players eligible for the WHL draft. We already took a stab at plenty of the talents lined up for the draft on OTB…

Isn’t It Obvious: “One and Done” — Eichel taking on McDavid for First Overall, Do the Gophers have the Top Class?

Tweet“One-and-Done” Eichel Paving a New-Look NCAA Path for Elite NHL Prospects? It doesn’t take much more than a google search to see the hype BU recruit Jack Eichel is already warranting for the 2015 draft: USA Today: USA’s Jack Eichel has…

First Look at the 99s: Five Early Recruits, Top 25 1999 Prospects, Top 3 Goaltenders

TweetThis is our first look at the 1999 age group. While four skaters have already committed to a D1 school out of the 1999 class, it’s worth noting that the first three have at least one sibling committed to the…

Isn’t It Obvious: Eagles The Top Class? OHL Draft Puts Michigan and Michigan State on the Same Team, TV-Pucken

TweetFor this month’s Isn’t It Obvious, I wanted to get back to covering more broad stories and prospects as the last two have been “Previewing the NHL and CHL Drafts“, as well as the “Top Thirteen Recruiting Stories of 2013“….

College Hockey Commitments – February 2014

TweetNew commitment page, same deal. This page will be updated as February’s Division 1 commitments come in and you can find the earlier commitment pages below. Jan/14 - Dec/13 - Heisenberg 2014 list - S70 Listing Oct/13 - S70 Graduates - S70 Newsletter 97 F Wade Allison (#6) commits to…

Scouting The Flood-Marr, Day By Day Recap

TweetThis year’s 49th Annual Flood-Marr tournament fell on a fortunate date for scouts across the country. With USHL action over a week ago, and college hockey on break, evaluators from the NHL, Division 1 ranks, and Jr. A circuits flocked…

College Hockey Recruiting Class Rankings

TweetWell, the season is just over a month away and with that it’s time to release our College Hockey Recruiting Class Rankings. Like our Select 70, this list has been in the making all season long and weighs a number…

USA 2014 Ivan Hlinka Roster

TweetForwards Name S/C Ht (cm) Wt (kg) Birthdate Hometown 2013-14 Team Karch Bachman L 5-11 (180) 178 (81) 3/10/97 Wolcottville, Ind. Culver Academies Prep (HPHL) Brock Boeser R 6-0 (183) 190 (86) 2/25/97 Burnsville, Minn. Burnsville High School Brent Gates…