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Flyers Full Scrimmage Takeaways

For the first time in over half a decade, the Philadelphia Flyers concluded their prospect development with a full five on five scrimmage. While the team had completed a three on three half ice tourney the previous day, it gave some idea of how some prospects would look in tight

NTDP is still Dominating

Vancouver - - The 2019 NHL Entry Draft was full of surprises on the draft board but the one thing that many people expected was the players from the US National Team Development Program dominating the first round. It started with the expected first overall, Jack Hughes, going to the New

2019 NHL Draft My Top 31 Version 3.0

Here's a note on how I go about ranking draft-eligible players. I think the eye test is the best and most effective way. On television, you're not being shown everything. You miss a lot behind the play. I can't be everywhere but I take good notes and will update them

2019 NHL Draft My Top 31 Version 2.0

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 Cole Caufield

Who Will the Flyers Draft at 11?

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

Some Possible 2019 NHL Draft Scenarios

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

Hockey Talk on a Monday Morning

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. https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/stick-2-hockey-podcast-episode-47-interview-sean-couturier/id1252688550?i=1000437085873 One more spot on Sirius XM talking about exceptional status,