With Great Britain returning to the top group of International Ice Hockey for the first time since 1994, and Liam Kirk being drafted into the NHL, it’s an exciting time for British Ice Hockey, so what better time to examine each EIHL teams top prospect.
Now to define “top prospect” I’ll be looking at players who are on either a one-way or two-way deal with an EIHL team currently and are 23-years-old or younger, and British. If you want to see more about the top young stars of the EIHL from all nations, click here to see our countdown from 25 – 11, and here to see our countdown from 10 – 1 of our list of the top 25 players aged 25 or younger.
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November was an interesting month for the crop of 2019 NHL draft prospects. We saw some climb up the rankings and into our hearts (see: Philip Broberg), and others drop out of the radar entirely as first round potential picks (see: Maxim Cajkovic). To see exactly where these kids ranked last month, you can find our October draft rankings in two parts here, top 15 and bottom 16.
Again, the omnipresent and ambiguous ‘we’ is Ellie Green, and CTP’s capitalcorrespondent. We’re late this month, because November has one less day than we thought it did. Sit down, buckle in and get ready to read about the draft prospects we project to go in the first round.
Continue reading The Next Generation: CTP’s November Top 31 for the 2019 NHL Entry Draft
As the first month of the 2018-19 hockey season draws to a close, fans of some teams are already looking forward to the next generation of talent, and lucky for them, the 2019 NHL Draft class is full of gems.
Continue reading The Next Generation: CTP’s October Top 15 for the NHL Draft
Hey readers, it’s capitalcorrespondent and the unfortunately uncredited Ellie Green, here with brand new bad opinions about the 2019 NHL Entry Draft. Someone put us in charge of ranking hockey infants, so here we are, with sixteen freshly judged children.
That sounded wrong.
Editors note: Grab a coffee… it’s a long one!
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The end of the summer is here for the reigning Stanley Cup Champions, but for no Capitals prospects is it more pressing than Chase Priskie (D, Quinnipiac University), Steven Spinner (RW, University of Nebraska-Omaha) and Benton Maass (D, University of New Hampshire), who actually have to go back to school. Following up a graduating class of NCAA prospects including the likes of Shane Gersich and Brian Pinho, Priskie (rising senior), Spinner (rising senior), and Maass (rising sophomore) are the Capitals’ returnees to the NCAA.
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Alexander Alexeyev is the latest in a long line of Russian born players for the current Stanley Cup Champion side.
Continue reading Caps prospect Alexeyev shows he’s down to fight for his spot
The smell of hockey is finally in the air! In the UK, the new EIHL season has kicked off, and over in North America, NHL teams prepare to host their training camps.
Continue reading Dave Hakstol: hero or villain?