NHL Draft Scout Series: WHL

Christian Roatis
June 18 2016 10:00AM


Turning our attention to the WHL, FutureConsiderations' Western Regional Scout Donesh Mazloum joins us to talk WHL draft eligibles. The 'Dub consistently pumps talent into the NHL, and 2016 looks no different.

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NHL Draft Scout Series: USA

Christian Roatis
June 10 2016 10:00AM


The NHL Draft Scout Series continues today, shifting our focus to the land soon to be ruled by Donald Drumpf.

The Americans not only boast the top prize in this year's draft - Auston Matthews - but have plenty of other homegrown talent to be proud of. 

USHL Central Scouting and TheScout.ca's Matt Grainda joins us to discuss the Red, White and Blue prospects eligible for the 2016 NHL Draft. 

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NHL Draft Scout Series: OHL Part 2: The Rest

Christian Roatis
June 08 2016 10:00AM


We're back! The OHL has so much potential in this year's NHL Draft, we had to split the OHL portion of our series with Brendan Ross, Director of Scouting for TheScout.ca, into two parts.

Yesterday, we covered six potential picks from the OHL alone the Flames may draft at sixth overall. Today, we'll take a look at the rest: those who might be around at 35th overall, who might fall further; the sleepers, the steals, the over and underrated. 

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NHL Draft Scout Series: OHL Part 1: 6th Overall

Christian Roatis
June 07 2016 10:00AM


It's back! 

The ever popular NHL Draft Scout Series returns for another year, examining this year's top NHL Draft prospects from each feeder league/region, with the insight of actual scouts dedicated to those specific areas.

We kick things off with Brendan Ross, Director of Scouting at TheScout.ca, who shares an absolute treasure trove of knowledge on the OHL's crop of draft eligibles. Because there was so much discussed, here's Part 1: options for who to pick at sixth overall.

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Is Jesse Puljujarvi worth "blowing away" the Columbus Blue Jackets?

Christian Roatis
May 21 2016 08:00AM

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Oh Elliotte, how you tease us. 

The screenshot above is from Elliotte Friedman’s latest 30 Thoughts column, and it’s one that undoubtedly perked up a lot of interest around these parts.

The Columbus Blue Jackets may consider trading down from the third overall spot. The spot affording whichever team there to select Finnish wunderkind Jesse Puljujarvi.

Let me in on this action. 

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