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Fourteen Names from New England for the USHL Phase 1 Draft

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Tweet With assistance from our New England scout Mark Bilotta, here are 14 New Englanders that could see a draft selection this evening at the USHL Phase 1 Draft. For our first round rankings nationally, as well as overall draft preview (for subscribers), see our Draft Board. Jack Rathbone – Dexter School – Uncommitted Looked really good […]

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Ten Potential Sleeper Forwards at the USHL Draft

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Tweet Continuing our look at prospects for the USHL Phase 1 draft, here are ten forwards that might be underrated heading into tonight. To see our first round ranking, see our draft board on OTB Elite. Travis Yawger – NJ Rockets U19 – Uncommitted This chaotic, 5’11 defenseman-turned-forward really shined when we got a chance to […]

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Ten Top Minnesota HS Prospects for USHL Draft

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By   3 weeks ago

Tweet With the USHL Phase 1 Draft, we’re highlighting thirty top prospects from our own OTB Elite USHL Phase 1 Draft Board, compiled from viewings over the past two seasons. Our own Marco Bombino noted ten of the top ’99 birthyear prospects, eligible for this year’s draft, from Finland yesterday. Here’s our first ten, domestically – […]

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Finnish 99s to Watch for at the USHL Phase 1 Draft

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Tweet After Espoo Blues stand-out Eeli Tolvanen tendered with the Sioux City Musketeers, Marco Bombino highlights ten other 1999s to watch from Finland with the USHL Phase 1 futures draft coming up tomorrow night. LW Teemu Engberg – HIFK U16 Engberg is a skilled, creative forward who had some really good games at the U16 […]

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Finnish U16 Quarterfinals Preview

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By   3 months ago

Tweet The quarterfinals in the Finnish U16 league are set to begin on Tuesday. Two rival clubs from Tampere, Tappara and Ilves, will face each other, while Blues will play HIFK. The team to beat is Kärpät from Oulu, who will play against JYP. Here’s a look at all match-ups and the key players from all […]

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Undefeated Panthers take on Upstart Greyhounds, Prospect Notes, Uncommitteds, Videos

By   3 months ago

Tweet With tons of great coverage on the tournament from our friends at MN Hockey Mag, I figured I would just highlight some of the key players and college prospects for both sides as the upstart Duluth East Greyhounds hope to end Lakeville North’s undefeated season tonight at the X. Live Stream: Prep 45 (5$) MN Hockey Mag: […]

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    New Jersey Rockets Forward Kyle MacLean (#23) Chooses Northeastern

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    By   7 months ago

    Tweet Recruiting season continues as Hockey East’s Northeastern Huskies landed one of the top uncommitted sophomores in the country in New Jersey Rockets U19 forward Kyle Maclean. The 5’10 skater was our #23rd ranked uncommitted prospect earlier this month. 99 F Kyle MacLean – New Jersey Rockets U19 – Northeastern Proud to announce my commitment […]

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    Alaska-Anchorage Lands Skilled Prince George Producer Jeremiah Luedtke

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    By   7 months ago

    Tweet Alaska-Anchorage secured one of the top available forwards in Western Canada in 20-year-old Lynnwood, Washington native Jeremiah Luedtke out of the BCHL’s Prince George Spruce Kings. A 5’9 skater in his third BCHL season with the Spruce Kings, Luedtke has a 6-13-19 line in 16 games, good for 12th overall scoring in the circuit. He […]

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    WCHA Recruiting: LSSU adds Nico Blachman (#40), Anchorage adds Jordan Thomas, Fairbanks adds Ryker Leer

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    By   7 months ago

    Tweet Lake State added their second recruit from Omaha AAA and eighth (!) in the last two months when they secured a commitment from our #40-ranked uncommitted prospect Nico Blachman. Proud to announce my commitment to play Division 1 hockey at Lake Superior State University #GoLakers — Nico Blachman (@NBlachman24) October 16, 2014 After netting […]

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    Gophers Land Josh Maniscalco (#8), Defenseman for 2017

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    By   7 months ago

    Tweet Just weeks after picking up a top scorer for their 2017 recruiting class, the Gophers staff secured a commitment from one of the top 1999-born defensemen in the country when Shattuck-St. Mary’s Prep sophomore defenseman Josh Maniscalco gave his commitment. Maniscalco visited campus this weekend for the series vs. Bemidji State. A 2017 NHL […]

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    Sacred Heart Gets A Commit From St. Mark’s Scorer Zach Tsekos, Patrick O’Leary Chooses Holy Cross

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    By   7 months ago

    Tweet Sacred Heart locked up another prolific scorer as the Pioneers continue to bring talent in to campus, this time in slight but highly skilled St. Mark’s (MA) playmaker Zach Tsekos. An elusive, slippery 17-year-old forward from Montreal, Tsekos was one of prep school’s finest scorers last season. He was our 46th-ranked forward from the Beantown Classic’s […]

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    ECAC Recruiting: The Ivies Clean Up

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    By   7 months ago

    Tweet Slowly, but surely, we’re catching up on our coverage after the flurry of commitments this recruiting season, ahead of those that are surely soon to come. This edition looks at the new recruits added by the Ivy representatives of the ECAC, and there’s a recruit to RPI tacked on here as well. We recently covered in-conference […]

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      TSN to Broadcast 37 Division 1 College Hockey Games This Winter in Canada

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      By   7 months ago

      Tweet Big news out of College Hockey Inc. and TSN this week as they announced Canadian audiences would get a chance to be more familiar with the college game than ever before. TSN will broadcast a lot of college hockey on TSN2, with a few scattered TSN3 appearances, to start filling the void of hockey […]

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      Video: Jack Eichel leads BU Terriers over CIS program UST with 5 Primary Assists in 12-1 rout

      By   8 months ago

      Tweet Read a terrific recap of Eichel’s debut over at the Daily Free Press. Tweet

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      2014 College Hockey Recruiting Class Rankings

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      By   8 months ago

      Tweet The season is around the corner 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 of factors. For most of these players, it’s a good mix of players we have watched ourselves (typically the younger ones) and […]

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      Glenn Stewart joins UNH, Gilligan joins Merrimack

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      By   9 months ago

      Tweet Some coaching moves went down at the end of summer as Jim Tortorella left UNH, Merrimack’s Glenn Stewart took his place in Durham, and UMass alum Bill Gilligan took a job coaching at Merrimack. For more, see the full articles at USCHO and the Mack Report. USCHO: Stewart joins UNH staff as Associate Head Coach Stewart […]

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      Americans Make Cuts at WJC Camp

      By   10 months ago

      Tweet Via Dhiren Mahlban, some great comments from WJC camp on Jack Eichel, Auston Matthews and Sonny Milano: “He’d be fun to coach for a long period of time,” said US coach Mark Osiecki of Eichel. “He’s so talented, a great kid. I think he’s developed some leadership skills. High-level skater; he’d probably be a […]

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      Super Article: Sonny Milano May Be OHL-Bound and a Decent Amount of People Are Wrong

      By   10 months ago

      Tweet Update: Now, the Columbus Blue Jackets, who own Milano’s NHL rights, have officially reiterated that Milano will be heading to Boston College. Still, sources on both sides of the situation stand firm that he will be going to the route they indicate. Below are some articles and evidential tweets. Tweet

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        Prep Power Rankings, February 14th: 7 Keys to the Rest of the Regular Season

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        Tweet OTB Prep Power Rankings, February 14th, 2015 Salisbury (16-2-1) | LR: #3 Exeter (21-1-2) | LR: #1 Cushing (20-3-4) | LR: #4 Gunnery (17-5) | LR: #6 Loomis Chaffee (18-3) | LR: #2 Nobles (14-4-1) | LR: #5 Kimball Union (21-5-1) | LR: #8 Dexter (13-4-5) | LR: #9 Choate (13-5-3) | LR: HM […]

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        Prep Power Rankings, February 2nd, 2015

        By   4 months ago

        Tweet OTB Prep Power Rankings Exeter (18-0-2) | LR: #1 Loomis Chaffee (17-2) | LR: #3 Salisbury (13-2-1) | LR: #2 Cushing (18-3-3) | LR: #4 Nobles (12-3-1) | LR: #7 Gunnery (15-5) | LR: #10 Brunswick (18-4) | LR: #8 Kimball Union (17-4-1) | LR: #5 Dexter (10-4-4) | LR: #3 Brooks (12-1-3) | […]

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        50th Annual Flood-Marr Championship Game: Salisbury 2, Westminster 1

        By   5 months ago

        Tweet DEDHAM, MA – The 50th Annual Flood-Marr saw another tightly close game land as a win for defending champions Salisbury, but this time it was a win over Westminster and not the hosts of the day, Nobles. Westminster definitely had the easier of the two paths, taking down Hotchkiss, Milton and Andover, while the Crimson Knights […]

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        MIAA 2014-15 Preseason Watch List

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        By   5 months ago

        Tweet With the calendar turning over to December that means it’s time for MIAA action to get ramped up. There is plenty of talent league wide and more than a few committed prospects returning including headliners like 97 D Ryan Shea (Northeastern) for BC High, 98 F John Leonard (UMass) for Springfield Cathedral  and of course 00 […]

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        Road To Yale: Prep Power Rankings, December 15th

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        Tweet OTB Prep Power Rankings Exeter (8-0) | LW: #4 Salisbury (4-1) | LW: #1 Loomis (5-0) | LW: #9 Cushing (6-1-1) | LW: #2 Kimball Union (6-0) | LW: #10 Choate (3-1) | LW: #8 Nobles (3-1) | LW: #5 Brunswick (6-1) | LW: NR Dexter (2-1-1) | LW: #3 Gunnery (3-2) | LW: #7  HM: Avon (3-3) | LW: #4 Key Results With the Holiday Tournaments starting at the tail […]

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        Road To Yale: #3 Cushing Academy takes down #4 Avon Old Farms on the Road

        By   6 months ago

        Tweet Avon, CT – Two storied prep hockey programs faced off just outside of Hartford on the afternoon of this past Sunday, December 7th, as Cushing Academy travelled to face the Winged Beavers of Avon Old Farms, eight-time New England champions under head coach John Gardner. This time around, it would be one of Gardner’s former players that left Jennings-Fairchild rink […]

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