NHL DRAFT: THINKING FORWARD
The first round of the 2013 NHL Draft was marked by a lot of 'forward thinking'--that is, the first three players selected were forwards, on the heels of widespread speculation the top pick would be a defenseman.
FEELING A DRAFT!
This year's NHL Draft is deep in talent, and chances are that eight players will be called upon among the first 12 players today. In other words, they are this year's top-dozen locks. Take a refresher, while we wait for the 3 PM start time.
MANY MYLES LOGGED
Myles Bell's strange, twisted journey to the 2013 Draft; rumblings from Edmonton; and dangling Drouin the dangler. Go here for some Draft Buzz as the NHL Draft is only one sleep away …
CENTER OF ATTENTION
Building a strong middle line is crucial to the future success of any NHL organization. Luckily, this year's crop available for the upcoming Draft promises to be deep in talent at the pivot position.
Defensemen can be taught the intricacies of the position, but starting off with an impressive package of tools helps to rise above the rest. We look at five draft-eligible players with everything needed to succeed in the NHL.
The upcoming NHL Draft is deep in talent, according to most observers. The possibility of seeing a few of the draftees in the NHL as of next season is very real. So, who's ready to make the jump?
By the time the NHL Draft rolls around, there are a few talented draft-eligible players that will surpise and end up being drafted earlier than most will have predicted. We check out a handful of potential candidates.
LOTTERY: MINI-MOCK DRAFT
The Avalanche won the 2013 lottery and moved ahead of the Panthers to secure the top overall pick. We look at how the lottery portion of the first round of this year's Draft may go. It's our Draft Lottery Mini-Mock.
NHL DRAFT: CSB FINAL RANKINGS
Central Scouting Bureau released its Final season rankings for the June 30th NHL Draft. Defenseman Seth Jones of Portland (WHL) is still the top-ranked North American skater.