NHL Draft Scout Series: QMJHL

Christian Roatis
June 09 2014 11:00AM


The second last leg of our NHL Draft Scout Series lands in Quebec and the QMJHL. HockeyProspect Head Q scout Jerome Berube (@Jerome_Berube) was kind enough to chat with us about what to expect from this years crop of QMJHL ice hockey competitors. 

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Journal of Hockey Analytics: Volume I Issue 5

Josh W
June 09 2014 10:48AM


Welcome to this week's Journal of Hockey Analytics. I have payed attention to the links flying across the Twittersphere all week to bring you the latest and greatest (and maybe some terrible links, don't hold me accountable!) in the field of hockey analytics research. Hopefully this will either help with your next project, or just act as a resource for killing another slow day at work.

For analysis on why Jonathan Quick hasn't been very good, Stanley Cup Final goodies, some more analysis on why people should stop overrating Quick, and more -- continue past the jump.

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Flames Part Ways With Troy Ward & Robbie Ftorek

Ryan Pike
June 09 2014 08:00AM

After the big unveiling of the full management team on Friday, the Calgary Flames quietly announced that the Adirondack Flames will have a brand-new coaching staff for its debut season.

Abbotsford Heat coach Troy Ward and assistant coach Robbie Ftorek had expiring contracts and the big club announced their contracts will not be renewed.

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Weekend Open Thread: Dream Depth Draft Picks

Ryan Pike
June 07 2014 10:52AM

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The 2014 NHL Draft is just three weeks away!

The most important Draft in Calgary Flames history has a lot of hype at the top end, with (as Christian as ably detailed) a lot of good players in the top-end of the first round. The problem is the Flames have just one pick in the first round - 4th overall.

So which player(s) that aren't in that tippity-top group do you feel the Flames should get with their picks in the second or third rounds?

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Flames Hire Pascall, Promote Conroy to AGM

Ryan Pike
June 06 2014 06:38PM

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The Calgary Flames made a trio of announcements today as new general manager Brad Treliving rounds out his staff.

The club hired Brad Pascall as assistant general manager, promoted Craig Conroy from special assistant to the general manager to assistant general manager, and hired Troy Crowder in the player development department.

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