Entries by Steve Kournianos

2021 Draft: MHL Wrap-Up (October)

The action in Russia’s top junior league started heating up in October as several notable prospects for the 2021 NHL Draft are profiled by our MHL guru Ross Martin

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2021 Draft: QMJHL Spotlight (October)

The QMJHL rebounded with a strong 2020 NHL draft class, but will 2021 be just as deep? Our Danny McGillicuddy takes at look at several notable prospects from the QMJHL who should be expected to go high in the 2021 NHL draft.

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2021 NHL Draft: Top 10 OHL Prospects

Top-flight defensemen? Scoring wingers? Tough competitors? The OHL will be awash with impressive draft eligibles for 2021, and our Eddy Jones highlights his personal top 10

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2021 Draft: MHL Report (September/October)

Ross Martin digs into the noteworthy trends, risers and fallers, and key matchups in Russia’s top junior league.

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2020 NHL Draft Results with Rankings

Put it in the books! The 2020 NHL draft is now complete. Take a look at our complete table of results that includes corresponding rankings from The Draft Analyst, as well as their final Central Scouting rank and whether the pick was a first-year eligible or overager. This is the only place you’ll find all this data on one table!

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2020 Draft: Round 1 Analysis

It may have taken a few months longer than expected, but finality greeted the NHL’s scouting community with open arms on Tuesday following the completion of Round 1 of a virtual 2020 NHL draft.

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2020 Draft Profile: RW Tyson Foerster

A goal-scoring winger with a nasty shot and good size, Barrie forward Tyson Foerster (#71) was one of the OHL’s top goal scorers this season.

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2020 Draft: Best options for Devils at pick No. 7

Alex Merkin dives into six of the 2020 draft’s premier prospects and how they may or may not help the Devils in both the short and long term.

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2020 NHL Draft Order: Where are your team’s picks?

The 2020 NHL Draft season has been anything but ordinary, so we tried to make it easier by tracking when your team will make their picks when the draft takes place Oct. 6-7.

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2020-21 NCHC Season Preview

The NCHC boasts the last four Division I national champions and was the highest-scoring major conference in all of college hockey a season ago. But with the start of the 2020-21 season on hold for at least another two months, the time is right for an in-depth preview of one of the top prospect leagues in the U.S.

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Russia’s MHL: 2020-21 Season Preview

The top junior league in Russia kicks off its 2020-21 season on Saturday, and Ross Martin gives you a quick preview on the big games, the contending teams, and its top 2021 draft prospects to target.

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The 2020 NHL Draft Report is here!

The Draft Analyst’s 2020 NHL Draft Report is now complete. Inside you’ll find over 375 player profiles that take an in-depth look at every prospect’s skills, strengths and weaknesses. Also included are rankings for both first-year eligibles and draft overagers,  as well as the most detailed NHL team previews around!

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NHL Playoff Notebook: Eastern Conference Semifinals

EC Playoff Notebook: Four teams who sliced through Round 1 of the NHL postseason are locked in chest-to-chest battles for the right to play in the Eastern Conference final.

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NCAA Delays Fall Championships; Hockey Hall of Fame Induction Postponed

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2020 NHL Mock Draft: Post-Lottery (1-31)

Now that the results from Monday’s Phase II Lottery Draw are in, we can take a stab at predicting how the first round of the 2020 NHL Draft plays out.

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