World U18: Logan Brown, Jesse Puljujarvi, Jacob Cederholm, David Quenneville and more’s Mark Edwards was in Grand Forks, North Dakota, for the World U18 Hockey Championship and was a guest on TSN 1260’s Pipeline Show to talk about[…]

2016 NHL Draft: February Top 60 Rankings is pleased to release our February edition of our 2016 NHL Draft ranking of the top 60 prospects eligible for the NHL Draft in Buffalo. Nothing changes in the top three positions on the list.  Auston Matthews, Patrik Laine and Jesse Puljujarvi are still the big three for the 2016 NHL Draft. The first change on[…]

Tappara vs. Kärpät, 14th january 2015

Tap #29 RW Laine, Patrik (2016) – Made an assist to the game winning goal. Patrik played really good game… Was willing to shoot and challenge opponents in every shift. Showed some great toughness around corners. Made again couple of bad decisions with puck in powerplay. Kär #9 LW Puljujärvi, Jesse (2016) – Recorded over[…]

2016 NHL Draft: January Top 60

It’s status quo this month for our top four 2016 NHL Draft prospects. Matthews, Laine, Puljujärvi and Tkachuk remain in their same slots on our list as they did way back at the end of November. Olli Juolevi moved up one spot this time around from 6th to 5th on our list. Juolevi has barely[…]

Finland vs. Belarus, 26th december 2015

FIN #23 RW Repo, Sebastian (2016) – Played in the fourth line but also in the first powerplay unit. Didn’t show much but scored a one beautiful goal by using his size and protecting skills. Good speed and great player in front of the net. FIN #9 RW Puljujärvi, Jesse (2016) – One of the[…]

2016 NHL Draft Rankings: November Top 50

Photo: Kathy Kocur,

The latest edition of our top 50 prospects for the 2016 NHL Draft features a few changes this month. Auston Matthews still leads the way but we have a new player sitting 2nd this month. Patrik Laine barely edged out his fellow countryman from Finland, Jesse Puljujärvi, to take over the number two spot on[…]

Tappara vs Kärpät, Oct 9, 2015

Tap #27 LW Laine, Patrik (2016) – Injured in the first shift and didn’t come back. Kär #16 LW Aho, Sebastian (Drafted by Carolina Hurricanes 2015) – Scored a goal but didn’t show much else in the o-zone. Played great two way game and battled hard. He never quits and he’s really reliable player. Amazing[…]

WJC: Finland vs USA December 26th, 2014

It was a ‘tooth and nails’ affair for both clubs in this opening round robin matchup between Finland and the United States. The Finns played a predictably[…]

Team Finland World Jr. Selection Camp Roster Notes

Here’s couple of facts about team Finland: – There’s 7 player who won the gold medal in Malmö: Goalies Ville Husso and Juuse Saros, D Julius Honka[…]