Five things you need to know from Vancouver

The 2019 NHL Draft is upon us and the Calgary Flames have a reputation that precedes them. General manager Brad Treliving has a history of making big splashes at draft weekend, but is that on tap in Vancouver? Calgary selects 26th overall Friday night but some wonder whether that pick is in play. Here’s all…


There’s value to be found on second day of this draft

The first day of the NHL Draft always gets the attention. There’s a draft lottery. There’s a podium. There’s players that have been hyped for years. But the Calgary Flames have a decent farm system because they can make hay on the second day of the draft and it’s worth mentioning that they have picks…


2019 NHL Draft Scout Series: Europe

The last stop on this year’s edition of the NHL Draft Scout Series is, well, the rest of Europe. Finland and Sweden always pump out a ton of prospects to validate their own individual sections, so I consolidate everyone else together. While the usual prospect producing Euro suspects such as the Czech Republic and Switzerland…


Two Calgary Hitmen named to Hockey Canada development camp

Two Calgary Hitmen will find themselves amongst some of the league’s top NHL prospects during a summer development camp. The camp, which takes place between July 27 and Aug. 4 in Plymouth, Michigan, centres around Hockey Canada’s junior team development program.