St. Louis - - As the players are walking past me, with their headphones on, here are my thoughts about tonight’s game.
Jordan Binnington is big enough for this stage. He’s been learning on the job and his defense will help him.
Jaden Schwartz hasn’t scored any points in his last three
Jack Hughes – 5-10, 179 – C – NTDP (pictured on left)
Kaapo Kakko – 6-2, 190 – RW – TPS
Alex Turcotte – 5-11 -186 – C – NTDP
Vasily Podkolzin 6-1, 196 – RW – KHL
Bowen Byram – 6-1, 195 – D – WHL
Spencer Knight was the starting goalie on the best NTDP team in years and possibly ever. He's a machine and he showed was peak physical condition looks like at the 2019 NHL Combine.
If the Flyers pick at 11th, I think the pick will be the Russian winger, Vasily Podkolzin. Here are some of my notes on him:
Streaks up the ice. Can split the defense. Does everything at top speed and it’s hard to get the puck away from him. Can score backhand
Jack Hughes is expected to be the top pick in the 2019 NHL Entry Draft. He spoke to the media the day before the 2019 NHL Combine.
The Boston Bruins are up 1-0 in the Stanley Cup. They had an impressive 4-2 win and once again, Sean Kuraly was out there scoring, and just making life difficult for the opposition.
Towards the end of the game, he was out there on the kill. He was at the end
The Russian Five is a great documentary talking about the time that the Detroit Red Wings smuggled and signed Sergei Fedorov, Vladimir Konstantinov, Slava Kozlov, Slava Fetisov, and Igor Larionov. The story is amazing, and it took place at a time when Russia never let their players leave and letting
As we get closer to the Stanley Cup here are various shows that each took a look at who might win the honor to hoist Lord Stanley.
They went into great detail here as well:
Same here towards the end.
Here are some Cup stats:
A total of 45 players have appeared in at
With the 2019 NHL Entry Draft rapidly approaching I had some ideas of what may happen there. I think there will be trades and it’s possible that it could affect the top 10 and more as we move forward.
1) The Edmonton Oilers trade the 8th overall selection in a deal
Here's the latest on the Edmonton Oilers and Philadelphia Flyers:
Check out Stick to the Hockey Podcast with a great interview with Flyers center Sean Couturier and NHL Playoffs Talk as well as a report on 2019 NHL Draft star, Cole Caufield.
One more spot on Sirius XM talking about exceptional status,