Detroit Red Wings Top Prospects

Dylan Larkin

by Travis Jan 31, 2016, 6:13 pm

  Dylan Larkin, C/LW Shoots: L Height: 6-0 Weight: 172 Born: 1996-07-30 Hometown: Detroit, MI, USA Drafted: 2014 by Detroit Red Wings, 15th overall             Observations: January 2015- As stated by Julius Ceasar, "I came, I saw and I conquered" almost fits Dylan Larkin to …

Detroit Red Wings Top Prospects

Evgeny Svechnikov

by Travis Dec 23, 2015, 6:16 pm

  Evgeny Svechnikov, LW Shoots: L Height: 6-3 Weight: 203 Born: 1996-10-31 Hometown: Neftegorsk, RUS Drafted: 2015 by Detroit Red Wings, 19th overall     Observations: December 2015- Svechnikov will be looking to anchor Russia's top line to start the 2016 WJHC alongside Cape Breton teammate, …

Detroit Red Wings Top Prospects

Joe Hicketts

by Dean Youngblood Dec 23, 2015, 3:00 pm

  Joe Hicketts, D Shoots: L Height: 5-8 Weight: 187 Born: 1996-05-04 Hometown: Kamloops, BC Drafted: Signed as an undrafted free agent by the Detroit Red Wings, 2014         {source} <div id="imageright"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://ap.lijit.com/www/delivery/fpi.js?z=199099&u=dobbersports&width=300&height=250"></script></div> {/source}   Observations: December 2015- Joe Hicketts once again sits atop the WHL scoring list …

Detroit Red Wings Top Prospects

Axel Holmstrom

by Travis Dec 23, 2015, 9:02 am

  Axel Holmstrom, LW/C Shoots: L Height: 6-0 Weight: 198 Born: 1996-06-29 Hometown: Arvidsjaur, Sweden Drafted: 2014 by Detroit, 196th overall         Observations: December 2015- Axel Holmstrom will be looking to lead team Sweden back to the podium in the upcoming 2016 WJHC where he …

Boston Bruins Top Prospects

Landon Ferraro

by Travis Nov 24, 2015, 2:36 pm

Landon Ferraro, C Shoots: R Height: 5-11 Weight: 179 Born: 1991-08-08 Hometown: Burnaby, BC Drafted: 2009 by Detroit, 32nd overall           Observations: November 2015- The Boston Bruins have scooped up Landon Ferraro off waivers from the Detroit Red Wings who were forced to make …

Prospects Rambling

February 11 2016

by Paul Zwambag Feb 11, 2016, 3:30 pm

Mathew Barzal continues to score goals, Dryden Hunt is the WHL scoring leader and Jakub Vrana has a four game point streak... We're going around the CHL to begin the ramblings, since the WHL plays games …

Prospects Rambling

February 10 2016

by Peter Feb 11, 2016, 2:14 am

Kingston Frontenacs forward and Los Angeles Kings prospect Spencer Watson is having a banner season. He was a standout at the team Canada junior team selection camp, and scored two goals in the Super Series …

Colorado Avalanche Top Prospects

Ben Street

by Hayden Soboleski Feb 10, 2016, 10:48 pm

  Ben Street, C Shoots: L Height: 5-11 Weight: 201 Born: 1987-02-13 Hometown: Coquitlam, BC, CAN Drafted: Undrafted     Observations: February 2016 - Street went pointless in seven NHL games as a call-up, but produced well in the AHL with 12 points in six games. …

Colorado Avalanche Top Prospects

Maxim Noreau

by Hayden Soboleski Feb 10, 2016, 10:42 pm

  Maxim Noreau, D Shoots: R Height: 6-0 Weight: 195 Born: 1987-05-24 Hometown: Montreal, QC, CAN Drafted: Undrafted- Signed as free agent   Observations: February 2016 - Noreau is quietly having an excellent year for San Antonio, sitting third among AHL defencemen with 33 point (9G, 24A. 25PIM, even plus-minus) in …

San Jose Sharks Top Prospects

Daniel O'Regan

by Austin Wallace Feb 10, 2016, 10:31 pm

  Daniel O’Regan, C/LW Shoots: R Height: 5-10 Weight: 177 Born: 1994-01-30 Hometown: Needham, Massachusetts Drafted: 2012 by the San Jose Sharks, 138 overall   Observations: February 2016 – One year after scoring the double-overtime winner in the Beanpot final, the Boston University senior was forced …

San Jose Sharks Top Prospects

Nikolay Goldobin

by Cam Robinson Feb 10, 2016, 10:26 pm

Nikolay Goldobin, RW Shoots: L Height: 5-11 Weight: 165 Born: 1995-10-07 Hometown: Mockobckar, RUS Drafted: 2014 by San Jose Sharks, 27th overall           Observations: February 2016 – Goldobin has been adjusting well in his first year of professional hockey in North America. The offensively-gifted …

San Jose Sharks Top Prospects

Jérémy Roy

by Dean Youngblood Feb 10, 2016, 10:23 pm

  Jérémy Roy, RD Shoots: R Height: 6-0 Weight: 183 Born: 1997-05-14 Hometown: Longueuil, QC, CAN Drafted: 2nd round, San Jose (31st overall)         Observations: February 2016 – Lining up next to captain and Vancouver Canucks' prospect, Carl Neil, Roy has produced well at both …

San Jose Sharks Top Prospects

Dylan Sadowy

by Dean Youngblood Feb 10, 2016, 10:21 pm

    Dylan Sadowy, LW Shoots: L Height: 6-1 Weight: 183 Born: 1996-04-02 Hometown: Vaughan, ON, CAN Drafted: 2014 by San Jose Sharks, 81st overall           Observations: February 2016 – Sadowy has performed quite well since his trade from Saginaw to the Barrie Colts. The two-way …

San Jose Sharks Top Prospects

Kevin Labanc

by Cam Robinson Feb 10, 2016, 10:20 pm

Kevin Labanc, LW Shoots: R Height: 5-11 Weight: 185 Born: 1995-12-12 Hometown: Brooklyn, NY, USA Drafted: 6th round 2014 (171st overall)         Observations: February 2016 – Labanc has continued to pick apart opposition in the major junior circuit, as he currently leads the OHL …

San Jose Sharks Top Prospects

Timo Meier

by Dean Youngblood Feb 10, 2016, 10:18 pm

  Timo Meier, RW/C Shoots: L Height: 6-1 Weight: 209 Born: 1996-10-08 Hometown: Baden, SUI Drafted: 9th Overall 2015 by San Jose Sharks         Observations: February 2016 – Meier has continued his strong run of play since being traded to the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies. The powerful …

Calgary Flames Top Prospects

Jakub Nakladal

by Austin Wallace Feb 10, 2016, 4:16 pm

Jakub Nakladal - D Shoots: R Height: 6-02 Weight: 205 Born: 1987-12-30 Hometown: Hradec Kralove, CZE Drafted: Undrafted, Signed with Flames May 2015   Observations: Feb 2016: What a memorable debut for Nakladal. He began the game with two shifts on the bottom pairing …

Calgary Flames Top Prospects

Mark Jankowski

by Dobber Sports Feb 10, 2016, 4:10 pm

  Mark Jankowski, C Shoots: L Height: 6-2 Weight: 172 Born: 1994-09-13 Hometown:  Hamilton, ON, CAN Drafted: 21st overall by Calgary in 2012           Observations: Feb 2015: Jankowski continues to impress with the intangibles. He is using his growing size effectively and showing off his …

Prospect - Graduates

Vincent Trocheck

by Lee Rayson Feb 10, 2016, 12:50 am

Vincent Trocheck, C Shoots: R Height: 6-0 Weight: 190 Born: 1993-07-11 Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA Drafted: 2011 by Florida Panthers, 64th Overall           Observations: February 2016 - Trocheck has erupted offensively in his second line role with the Panthers, scoring 11 points in his past …

Florida Panthers Top Prospects

Alex Petrovic

by Lee Rayson Feb 10, 2016, 12:40 am

  Alex Petrovic, D Shoots: R Height: 6-4 Weight: 205 Born: 1992-03-03 Hometown: Edmonton, Alberta Drafted: 2010 by Florida Panthers, 36th Overall           Observations:   February 2016 - Petrovic showed his multi-category ability in a recent game versus the Buffalo Sabres. He scored a goal, added …

Toronto Maple Leafs Top Prospects

Tobias Lindberg

by Brad Phillips Feb 9, 2016, 11:03 am

  Tobias Lindberg, RW/LW Shoots: L Height: 6-3 Weight: 215 Born: 1995-07-22 Hometown: Stockholm, SWE Drafted: 2013 by Ottawa Senators, 102nd Overall   Observations: February 2016 - As part of a nine-player deal involving Dion Phaneuf, Lindberg was traded to the Toronto Maple Leafs where …

Colorado Avalanche Top Prospects

Mikko Rantanen

by Dean Youngblood Feb 8, 2016, 12:54 pm

Mikko Rantanen, C/W Shoots: L Height: 6-4 Weight: 209 Born: 1996-10-29 Hometown: Nouslainen, FIN Drafted: 2015 by Colorado Avalanche, 10th overall       Observations: February 2016 - Rantanen played in the AHL 2016 All-star game last month, and is up to 37 points, plus-25, and …

New York Islanders Top Prospects

Ilya Sorokin

by Pat Quinn Feb 8, 2016, 12:30 am

  Ilya Sorokin, G Catches: L Height: 6’2 Weight: 168 Born: 1995-08-04 Hometown: Mezhdurechensk, RUS Drafted: 2014 by New York Islanders, 78th overall   Observations: February 2016 - Sorokin has not slowed down and is still playing out of his mind for CSKA Moskva (Moscow) in …

Washington Capitals Top Prospects

Jakub Vrana

by Pat Quinn Feb 7, 2016, 6:35 pm

Jakub Vrana, LW/RW Shoots: L Height: 6-0 Weight: 187 Born: 1996-06-28 Hometown: Praha, CZE Drafted: 2014 by Washington Capitals, 13th overall           Observations: February 2016 - In six games since returning from injury, Vrana is now up to game speed and back to being …

New York Islanders Top Prospects

Michael Dal Colle

by Pat Quinn Feb 7, 2016, 6:32 pm

    Michael Dal Colle, LW Shoots: L Height: 6-2 Weight: 170 Born: 1996-06-20 Hometown: Richmond Hill, ON, CAN Drafted: 2014 by New York Islanders, 5th overall             Observations: February 2016 - In 14 games since being traded to Kingston Dal Colle has put up 31 …

Buffalo Sabres Top Prospects

Justin Bailey

by Paul Zwambag Feb 7, 2016, 5:10 pm

Justin Bailey, C Shoots: R Height: 6-3 Weight: 190 Born: 1995-07-01 Hometown: Williamsville, NY, USA Drafted: 2013 by Buffalo Sabres, 52nd Overall   Observations: February 2016 – Bailey may be showing a little bit of jealousy. Amerks teammates are getting recalled and he is …

Ottawa Senators Top Prospects

Ryan Dzingel

by Nathan Martin Feb 6, 2016, 12:12 pm

Ryan Dzingel, W/C Shoots: L Height: 6-0 Weight: 190 Born: 1992-03-09 Hometown: Wheaton, IL, USA Drafted: 2011 by Ottawa Senators, 204th Overall   Observations: February 2016 - Dzingel will get a second chance this season to impress Sens brass this season having been called …

Ottawa Senators Top Prospects

Nick Paul

by Brad Phillips Feb 6, 2016, 12:04 pm

  Nicholas Paul, LW/C Shoots: L Height: 6-2 Weight: 203 Born: 1995-03-20 Hometown: Mississauga, ON, CAN Drafted: 2013 by Dallas Stars, 101st overall     Observations: February 2016 – Paul will get his first taste of NHL action having been recalled from Bingo. The callup is …

Minnesota Wild Top Prospects

Stephen Michalek

by Dean Youngblood Feb 6, 2016, 11:57 am

  Stephen Michalek, G Catches: L Height: 6-3 Weight: 205 Born: 1993-08-06 Hometown: Hartford, CT, USA Drafted: 2011 by the Minnesota Wild, 161st overall           Observations: February 2016 – It’s been a week of ups and downs. Coming off his impressive first-star-of-the-game-worthy debut with the …

Minnesota Wild Top Prospects

Tyler Graovac

by Edric Feb 6, 2016, 11:53 am

    Tyler Graovac, C Shoots: L Height: 6-5 Weight: 201 Born: 1993-4-27 Hometown: Brampton, Ontario Drafted: 2011 By Minnesota, 191 Overall             Observations: February 2016 – It appears that Graovac’s rehabilitation is taking longer than originally expected. Despite the extended stay with the Iowa affiliate, …

Minnesota Wild Top Prospects

Pavel Jenys

by Austin Wallace Feb 6, 2016, 11:46 am

  Pavel Jenys, C/LW Shoots: L Height: 6-3 Weight: 203 Born: 1996-04-02 Hometown: Brno, Czech Republic Drafted: 2014 by the Minnesota Wild, 199th overall           Observations: February 2016 – Though his recent relocation to the Niagara Ice Dogs roster was likely well-received, Jenys still struggles …

Minnesota Wild Top Prospects

Christian Folin

by Jamie Zadow Feb 6, 2016, 11:18 am

      Christian Folin, D   Shoots: R   Height: 6-3   Weight: 214   Born: 1991-02-09   Hometown: Kungsbacka, SWE   Drafted: Undrafted (signed as free agent in 2014)   Observations: February 2016 – Folin has been summoned from the Iowa Wild to the main roster. It’ll be good to see …

Minnesota Wild Top Prospects

Mathew Dumba

by Dobber Sports Feb 6, 2016, 11:14 am

Mathew Dumba, D Shoots: R Height: 6-0 Weight: 190 Born: 1994-07-25 Hometown: Calgary, Alberta Drafted: 2012 by Minnesota Wild, 7th overall           Observations: February 2016 – It seems the all-star break did a world of good for Matt Dumba, as he has three points …

Buffalo Sabres Top Prospects

Daniel Catenacci

by Paul Zwambag Feb 5, 2016, 4:05 pm

Daniel Catenacci, C Shoots: L Height: 5-10 Weight: 183 Born: 1993-03-09 Hometown:  Richmond Hill, ON, CAN Drafted: 2011 by Buffalo Sabres, 77th overall           Observations: February 2016 – Catenacci has been recalled from Rochester, he will finally get a chance to make his NHL …

Toronto Maple Leafs Top Prospects

Connor Brown

by Jason Banks Feb 5, 2016, 12:40 pm

    Connor Brown, C/RW Shoots: R Height: 5-11 Weight: 170 Born: 1994-01-14 Hometown: Etobicoke, ON Drafted: 2012 by Toronto Maple Leafs, 156th Overall               Observations:   February 2016 – After a long injury of two and half months, Brown has returned to action in a big way. …

Toronto Maple Leafs Top Prospects

Travis Dermott

by Jason Banks Feb 5, 2016, 12:31 pm

  Travis Dermott, D Shoots: L Height: 5-11 Weight: 196 Born: 1996-12-22 Hometown: Newmarket, ON Drafted: 2015 by Toronto Maple Leafs, 34th Overall         Observations:   February 2016 – Dermott is enjoying a fantastic campaign that currently sees him fifth in OHL defensemen scoring. Dermott should …

Toronto Maple Leafs Top Prospects

Stuart Percy

by Jason Banks Feb 5, 2016, 12:16 pm

Stuart Percy, D Shoots: L Height: 6-1 Weight: 193 Born: 1993-05-18 Hometown: Oakville, Ont Drafted: 2011 by Toronto Maple Leafs, 25th Overall             Observations:   February 2016 – Percy is having quite a nice season in the AHL, his production is up, but still struggles …

Toronto Maple Leafs Top Prospects

Matt Frattin

by Jason Banks Feb 5, 2016, 10:45 am

    Matt Frattin, RW Shoots: R Height: 6-0 Weight: 200 Born: 1988-1-3 Hometown: Edmonton, Alberta Drafted: 2007 by Toronto Maple Leafs, 99th Overall               Observations:   February 2016 – Despite being on the strongest and most offensive AHL franchise, Frattin is having his worst productive year …

Philadelphia Flyers Top Prospects

Travis Konecny

by Dean Youngblood Feb 4, 2016, 7:11 pm

Travis Konecny, RC/W Shoots: R Height: 5-10 Weight: 176 Born: 1997-03-11 Hometown: Clachan, ON, CAN Drafted: 2015 by Philadelphia Flyers, 24th overall       Observations: February 2016 – Konecny has exploded offensively this year, splitting  time with the Ottawa 67's and the Sarnia Sting after …

Philadelphia Flyers Top Prospects

Travis Sanheim

by Zach Hopkins Feb 4, 2016, 7:01 pm

  Travis Sanheim, D Shoots: L Height: 6-4 Weight: 201 Born: 1996-03-29 Hometown: Brandon, MB, CAN Drafted: 2014 by Philadelphia Flyers, 17th overall       Observations: February 2016 – Sanheim is on pace for a career year offensively through 30 games with the Calgary Hitmen of …

Philadelphia Flyers Top Prospects

Shayne Gostisbehere

by Zach Hopkins Feb 4, 2016, 6:45 pm

Shayne Gostisbehere, D Shoots: L Height: 5-11 Weight: 185 Born: 1993-20-4 Hometown: Margate, FLA Drafted: 2012 by Philadelphia Flyers, 78thOverall           Observations: February 2016 – Gostisbehere, or Ghost as many call him (probably made up by writers who don't want to type out his …

Buffalo Sabres Top Prospects

Johan Larsson

by Paul Zwambag Feb 4, 2016, 1:50 pm

Johan Larsson, C Shoots: L Height: 5-11 Weight: 198 Born: 1992-07-25 Hometown: Lau, Sweden Drafted: 2010 by Minnesota, 56th overall         Observations: February 2016 – Johan Larsson scored the game winning goal against the Montreal Canadiens to record his second goal of the season. …

Buffalo Sabres Top Prospects

Calvin Petersen

by Paul Zwambag Feb 4, 2016, 1:28 pm

Calvin Petersen, G Catches: R Height: 6-02 Weight: 175 Born: 1994-10-19 Hometown:  Waterloo, IA Drafted: 2013 by Buffalo Sabres, 129th overall Observations: February 2016 – Petersen had an incredible January, leading Notre Dame to a 12 game undefeated streak. Calvin finally lost 4-0 …

Arizona Coyotes Top Prospects

Louis Domingue

by Keith Duggan Feb 4, 2016, 12:43 am

          Louis   Domingue, G Shoots: L Height: 6-3 Weight: 200 Born: 1992-03-06 Birthplace: Mont St-Hilaire, PQ Drafted: 2010 by   Phoenix Coyotes, 138th overall           Observations: February 2016-  Louis Domingue has been named NHL's rookie of the month for January. The young goalie …

Vancouver Canucks Top Prospects

Anton Rodin

by Mike Barrett Feb 3, 2016, 4:33 pm

      Anton Rodin, RW Shoots: L Height: 6-0 Weight: 185 Born: 1990-11-21 Hometown: Stockholm, Sweden Drafted: 2nd round 2009 (53rd overall)       Observations: February 2016 – While it's unclear if he'll return to North America, Rodin has performed admirably in his time with Brynas of …

Vancouver Canucks Top Prospects

Joseph LaBate

by Mike Barrett Feb 3, 2016, 4:14 pm

Joseph LaBate, C Shoots: L Height: 6-4 Weight: 190 Born: 1993-04-16 Hometown: Burnsville, MN Drafted: 2011 by Vancouver Canucks, 101st Overall           Observations: February 2016 – LaBate has more or less stagnated as a member of the Utica Comets this season, posting up a …

New York Rangers Top Prospects

Dylan McIlrath

by Dobber Sports Feb 2, 2016, 3:45 pm

Dylan McIlrath, D Shoots: R Height: 6-5 Weight: 220 Born: 1992-04-20 Hometown: Winnipeg, MB Drafted: 2010 by New York Rangers, 10th Overall             Observations: February 2016   – It has been a bumpy road for the Rangers' 2010 first-round pick. After playing three full …

Vancouver Canucks Top Prospects

Emerson Etem

by Kevin Won Feb 2, 2016, 3:36 pm

Emerson Etem, RW/LW Shoots: L Height: 6-1 Weight: 212 Born: 1992-06-16 Hometown: Long Beach, CA Drafted: 2010 by Anaheim Ducks, 29th Overall           Observations: February 2016  – Unable so far to translate his blinding speed and AHL success into scoring at the NHL level, …

New York Rangers Top Prospects

Ryan Graves

by Rich Dillon Feb 2, 2016, 3:15 pm

Ryan Graves, D Shoots: L Height: 6-4 Weight: 220 Born: 1995-05-21 Hometown: Yarmouth, NS, Canada Drafted: 2013 by New York Rangers, 110th overall           Observations: February 2016 – Graves is off to a great start in his first season for the Hartford Wolfpack of …

New York Rangers Top Prospects

Pavel Buchnevich

by Dean Youngblood Feb 2, 2016, 3:06 pm

  Pavel Buchnevich, W/C Shoots: L Height: 6-1 Weight: 176 Born: 1995-04-17 Hometown: Cherepovets, RUS Drafted: 2013 by New York Rangers, 75th Overall     Observations: February 2016 – Since the move to SKA St. Petersburg of the KHL, Pavel has had some difficulty finding his …

Washington Capitals Top Prospects

Riley Barber

by Pat Quinn Feb 1, 2016, 6:17 pm

    Riley Barber, RW Shoots: R Height: 6-0 Weight: 198 Born: 1994-2-7 Hometown: Livonia, MI Drafted:  2012 by Washington Capitals, 167th Overall             Observations: February 2016 - Currently sitting with 25 points in 44 games Barber has played well in his first year in the …

Washington Capitals Top Prospects

Nate Schmidt

by Pat Quinn Feb 1, 2016, 5:58 pm

    Nate Schmidt, D Shoots: L Height: 6-0 Weight: 194 Born: 1991-07-16 Hometown: St. Cloud, MN, USA Drafted: Undrafted – Signed as free agent (April, 2013)           Observations: February 2016 - Schmidt has been a great injury replacement for the Capitals this year as key …

Los Angeles Kings Top Prospects

Adrian Kempe

by Philip Jan 31, 2016, 8:23 pm

Adrian Kempe, LW/RW Shoots: L Height: 6-2 Weight: 187 Born: 1996-09-13 Hometown: Kramfors, SWE Drafted: 2014 by Los Angeles Kings, 29th overall   Observations: January 2016 – The 19-year-old Kempe has had a decent first half of his rookie pro season in North America. …

Los Angeles Kings Top Prospects

Michael Mersch

by Philip Jan 31, 2016, 8:18 pm

Michael Mersch, RW/LW Shoots: L Height: 6-2 Weight: 198 Born: 1992-10-02 Hometown: Park Ridge, IL, USA Drafted: 2011 by Los Angeles Kings, 110th overall)             Observations: January 2016 – In early December, Mersch left the Reign for his first cup of coffee with the …

Chicago Blackhawks Top Prospects

Marko Dano

by Chris Bagwell Jan 31, 2016, 7:00 pm

Marko Dano, C/RW Shoots: L Height: 6-0 Weight: 214 Born: 1994-11-30 Hometown: Eisenstadt, AUT Drafted: 2013 by Columbus Blue Jackets, 27th Overall     Observations: January 2016 - After coming to Chicago over the summer in the Brandon Saad trade, Dano opened the season with …

Chicago Blackhawks Top Prospects

Chris Calnan

by Matt Donohue Jan 31, 2016, 6:20 pm

    Chris Calnan, RW Shoots: R Height: 6-2 Weight: 209 Born: 1994-5-5 Hometown: Norwell, MA Drafted: 2012 3rd round 79th overall by Chicago             Observations: January 2016 - Through 20 games of his junior year with the Boston College Eagles, Calnan has tallied just three …