2018 Draft Players That Could Make NHL Rosters

The 2018 NHL Entry Draft was filled with a lot of really good solid NHL prospects starting with the first overall pick, Swedish defenseman Rasmus Dahlin, who is being called a generational talent.  Many of these players are bound to have bright futures in the NHL and the world of hockey, but which ones areContinue reading “2018 Draft Players That Could Make NHL Rosters”


Trending Topics in the NHL

Free Agency started just a few days ago on June 1st, and a lot big things happened on the first and second days of free agency.  John Tavares left the New York Islanders to sign a seven-year deal with Toronto, the Blues picked up forward Tyler Bozak, David Perron, and Ryan O’Reilly, several goalies switchedContinue reading “Trending Topics in the NHL”

2018 CHL Import Draft – NHL Selections

The 2018 CHL Import Draft took place online on June 28.  It was the 27th CHL Import draft and the first one since 2013 to allow goalies to be selected.  In turn seven goaltenders were selected with the first goalie, Finnish net minder Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen, going to the Sudbury Wolves of the OHL with theContinue reading “2018 CHL Import Draft – NHL Selections”

2018 NHL Draft Analysis

The 2018 NHL Entry Draft has come and gone like a holiday, as round seven ended on Saturday, June 23rd with 217 players being chosen by 31 NHL teams.  The last pick of the draft was forward Eric Florchuk of the Saskatoon Blades from the WHL and he was selected 217th overall by Washington afterContinue reading “2018 NHL Draft Analysis”

Complete 2018 First Round NHL Mock Draft

1. Buffalo Sabres – Rasmus Dahlin, D, Frölunda (SWE) 2. Carolina Hurricanes – Andrei Svechnikov, RW, Barrie (OHL) 3. Montreal Canadiens – Filip Zadina, RW, Halifax (QMJHL) 4. Ottawa Senators – Brady Tkachuk, LW, Boston University (H-EAST) 5. Arizona Coyotes – Evan Bouchard, D, London (OHL) 6. Detroit Red Wings – Adam Boqvist, D, Brynas Jr. (SWE-JR) 7. Vancouver Canucks – Noah Dobson, D,Continue reading “Complete 2018 First Round NHL Mock Draft”