Sometimes, as a team enters a rebuild and the first and second round picks pile up, you can lose sight of legitimate NHL prospects. For the Arizona Coyotes, this is a good problem to have. [...]
  • June 24, 2016: Keiffer Bellows dons his Islanders sweater after he was selected as the 19th pick in the first round of the 2016 NHL Entry Draft at First Niagara Center in Buffalo, NY (Photo by John Crouch/Icon Sportswire.)
    By Grant McCagg, June 30th, 2016
    Kiefer Bellows is a nice addition to a team losing Kyle Okposo in free agency.  Bellows has the shot, competitiveness and offensive skills to one day vie for a spot on John Tavares’ line if [...]
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    By Scott Wheeler, July 20th, 2015
    Sometimes, as a team enters a rebuild and the first and second round picks pile up, you can lose sight of legitimate NHL prospects. For the Arizona Coyotes, this is a good problem to have. [...]
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    By Scott Wheeler, November 27th, 2014
    Each season, I release three installments of my rankings of the top 60 prospects for the NHL draft. This year, these rankings will be divided by league and produced in November, February and May (prior [...]
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    By Grant McCagg, June 5th, 2014
    Best defensive defenceman As one of the rare juniors to be granted special status, Aaron Ekblad has already had three seasons to refine his skating and overall game, and in that time the improvement [...]
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    By Grant McCagg, February 10th, 2014
    Of all the participants in the 2014 BMO CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game, no player gave a more complete performance than Jared McCann of the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds. The London, Ontario native showed off his [...]