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NHL Draft Prospect Profile #13: Trevor Zegras

Elite traits is something I often look for in prospect analysis. Having an elite trait separates top prospects from the rest. Difference makers are what we search for in the draft, players who can make an impact on the game. USNTDP forward Trevor Zegras certainly fits the bill as a player with ungodly playmaking. Zegras’…

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NHL Draft Prospect Profile #14: Cole Caufield

Quite easily the most difficult prospect I evaluated this season, USNTDP winger Cole Caufield is a goal scoring machine. He obliterated the U.S. Program’s goal scoring record, potting 72 genos in 64 games. Those are video game numbers. It was made possible by his elite shot, which is by far the best in the entire 2019 NHL…

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NHL Draft Prospect Profile #15: Thomas Harley

All year-long, one of the more prominent story lines to watch for was who would end up being considered the second best defensemen in the 2019 NHL draft after potential top-5 pick Bowen Byram. Obviously opinions will still differ on this topic, but for me, Thomas Harley has asserted himself as the second best defensemen,…

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NHL Draft Prospect Profile #16: Patrik Puistola

When I think of the most skilled, exciting players to watch from this years draft, Patrik Puistola is one of the first names that come to mind. Coming out of the Tappara system, Puistola defines uber skill. He is highly creative and flashy, and has the willingness to keep trying new tricks even when they…