Vince Gibbons's WHL Choice Awards The WHL choice awards were very challenging this year as there is such a strong group at the top competing for every award. If you put Byram, Dach, Cozens and Krebs [...]
  • Dylan Cozens. Photo by Erica Perreaux - Lethbridge Hurricanes
    By Vince Gibbons, June 18th, 2019
    Vince Gibbons's WHL Choice Awards The WHL choice awards were very challenging this year as there is such a strong group at the top competing for every award. If you put Byram, Dach, Cozens and Krebs [...]
  • Kaapo Kakko
    By Marco Bombino, June 17th, 2019
    Marco Bombino Finland-based Choice Awards Continuing our series on the top 2019 NHL Draft prospects comparing skills in multiple categories and selecting the best in each territory. Best Skater – Leevi Aaltonen Given his explosiveness, [...]
  • West 12-Shane Pinto-20190108-IMG_1209
    By Ryan Wagman, June 17th, 2019
    A very late bloomer, Shane Pinto was not considered a prospect of any sort until he was 15. As recently as last season, he was still mostly playing Midget hockey. Lincoln took a 17th round [...]
  • USA NTDP U18's capture a 5-1 victory over the Muskegon Lumberjacks on Dec. 19 at USA Hockey Arena.
    By Ryan Wagman, June 16th, 2019
    Like older brother Max, himself a USNTDP graduate, Texan Michael Gildon couples a modicum of skill with a heaping of sandpaper to earn his spot in the lineup. He is a decent skater with solid [...]
  • 31 Saville, Isaiah
    By Ryan Wagman, June 15th, 2019
    Isiah Saville’s prospect-dom has three primary strikes against it. First is his height. There are smaller goalies who will be drafted in this year’s draft, but Saville is shorter than average for the modern netminder [...]