18, 2019): It was the usual up-and-down roller coaster for Harley. Linus Karlsson , F, Vancouver Canucks: The 22-year-old (6-1, 178), who can play center or wing, scored 26 goals with Skelleftea last season to surpass the SHL rookie goal record set by Canucks center Elias Pettersson (24 with Vaxjo in 2017-18). Once the competition gets better, the turnovers will be costly., That's our captain!#CBJ pic.twitter.com/EgN85ORV6M, Columbus Blue Jackets (@BlueJacketsNHL) September 15, 2022. 10, 2020 draft) had 41 points (15 goals, 26 assists) in 49 games through two seasons for Manitoba of the AHL. Johnson tries to make something happen every time he has the puck. The NHL Prospect Tournament returns to Traverse City for its 22nd season, running from Thursday, Sept. 16 to Monday, Sept. 20, with a five-team field set to compete this year. On the other hand, fellow goaltending prospect Sebastian Cossa was one of the disappointments of last years tournament. Lacrosse C Tanner Dickinson (No. He made some crafty plays out of his crossovers and his control through some difficult skating patterns looked good (which is a big deal for him). Practice is free and open to the public. I actually liked his defensive game more than the four points in four games. He did a good job applying pressure on the forecheck to force turnovers, too. The visual already looks like hes a man. The 2022 Tom Kurvers Prospect Showcase will include two games featuring top prospects from the Chicago Blackhawks and Minnesota Wild on Friday and Sunday in Chicago. William Eklund , C, San Jose Sharks: Eklund (No. NHL organizations have cycles, as you may have noticed. He should be we have to find a way to make room for him, even at the expense of a veteran territory. 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There are 18-year-olds lined up next to 24-year-olds, the teams are lucky to have one practice together before the games start counting and European players on their first trip to North America face a challenging adjustment. 63, 2020): I wouldnt go quite as far as calling it a statement week for Sebrango, but it wasnt too far off one. He also looked good defensively, stripping several pucks. He was their best player after Damiani. The Red Wings, of course, will remain in Traverse City as they officially begin their training camp for the 2022-23 season. We were roommates all weekend. Founded in 2009, The Hockey Writers is a premier destination for news and information on everything hockey. His hard work paid off with a goal on a two-on-one in the finale. His skating looked good, he took a defender inside-out and he was noticeable on most shifts. You can see it in how he battles. Any other third party trademarks or copyrights are the property of their respective owners. The winger made things happen at both ends of the ice, and now hes got to be feeling confident heading into training camp. The Jackets had 13 of their own draft picks on the roster, including three first-round picks and two second-round picks. He also makes weekly appearances on THWs Maple Leafs Lounge Roundtable. LW Riley Tufte (No. They finished checks all over the ice but appeared to be fixated on putting bodies on Marchenko and Johnson. 4, 2020): Raymond was as advertised. As previously stated, the tournament begins at 6:30 PM EST tonight against the Dallas Stars prospects. Defense: Michael Buchinger (62), Tyson Galloway (71), Marc-Andre Gaudet (87), Matt Kessel (51), Griffin Luce (64), Brady Lyle (33), Roberto Mancini (73)*, Tyler Tucker (75). One-timer. Training camp is next and, before you know it, well have preseason games to discuss. F Pasquale Zito (No. RW Colby Saganiuk (free-agent invite): Saganiuks quick, agile skating really popped through his ability to dice around the offensive zone sharply changing directions on his edges. Who will win the Stanley Cup this year? Your experience on this site will be improved by allowing cookies. by 169, 2018): Laferriere played physical and drove into bodies and space to go right at guys in control, but I was expecting a little more from him offensively. So weve always felt he was a very good fit for us. Follow Aaron on Twitter @Aportzline. Debuting in 1988 with four teams, the NHL Prospects Tournament will feature five clubs this year Columbus Blue Jackets, Dallas Stars, Detroit Red Wings, St. Louis They will compete against prospects from the Columbus Blue Jackets, Dallas Stars, Detroit Red Wings, and St. Louis Blues, with the first game against Stars prospects Use arrows to navigate between autocomplete results. Im just going to play like I can play, my 100 percent, day after day.. The Traverse City Tournament begins this Friday and will run through Tuesday. Hes been the first to admit it, that the first couple of periods he was just processing. LHD Matt Hellickson (AHL deal):Hellickson had some people talking. As they did last season the Leafs will be participating in the Traverse City prospect tournament and their schedule was recently released: #Leafs will participate in the Traverse City prospect tournament from September 15-19. If the Red Wings play at this years tournament is any indication on how theyll play once the regular season gets started, this is going to be a fun season to follow along with. This is seen as highly unlikely. RHD Cole Clayton (AHL deal): Clayton looked confident with the puck for how big he is, but he struggles to change directions (which is a problem when youre a defenceman). Red Wings prospect tournament: 5 storylines were watching in Traverse City. There was sauce to Raymond on a goal and a setup to Joe Veleno out of a steal below the goal line out of a nice little stop-up into a low-to-high play, all before he got hurt in the first period of the Red Wings second game. Mason McTavish , C, Anaheim Ducks: The 19-year-old, selected No. Watching these kids play and try to impress the higher-ups of the NHL is a treat we only get to enjoy once a year, but its conclusion also signals the beginning of people tuning back into hockey. He dictated inside the offensive zone with his control of the puck and his ability to adjust to coverage and find lanes. Were going to give him every opportunity to make mistakes, too. Its been a busy few months for him. Cross Hanas, drafted 55th overall in the 2020 draft, definitely put his name on the map for Red Wings fans who werent already familiar with him. In his short stint with the Blue Jackets after completing his sophomore season at Michigan in 2021-22, Johnson (6-1, 167 pounds) showed slick passing and an ability to generate offensive chances. 57, 2020 draft) is a solid skater despite his big frame and has a nice scoring touch; he could begin the season with Syracuse of the AHL. Baseball, Write or check out a review on your favorite local. The 19-year-old (6-3, 214), who is expected to challenge for playing time in Iowa (AHL), went 12-10-0 with a 1.98 GAA and .918 save percentage in 22 games for Lulea of the Swedish Hockey League in 2021-22. RHD Stanislav Svozil (No. Sept. 17 vs. Dallas: 5-3 W Final record: 4-0. Sep 19, 2022 TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. Just like that, its hockey season. 6 min read TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. Another prospect tournament is in the books. WebThe NHL Prospects Tournament features five teams at Centre Ice Arena in Traverse City, Michigan, also from Thursday through Monday: the Columbus Blue Jackets, Dallas Stars, Great shot from Scott Perunovich here. Headlined by Simon Edvinsson, the Red Wings top prospect and first selection of the 2021 draft, the group also featured some of the teams top defensive prospects in Albert Johansson, Eemil Viro and Donovan Sebrango. He sliced up traffic. At midseason, the Blue Jackets awarded him with a two-way NHL contract. Copyright 1999-2020 St. Louis Blues Hockey Club and the National Hockey League. Hes a comfortable skater on his heels, pivoting and curling into to space, for sure. This year seems to be his opportunity to make a big jump if he has it in him. He was excellent in puck protection along the wall. 21, 2020): Well we know he can sling it! Thats a long shot for an 18-year-old, but it can be done. The poise that he had here and the confidence he came in with I thought he had a great tournament.. Thats something. He had the puck a lot. I always say to my staff that I remember (Red Wings legend Henrik) Zetterberg coming to this tournament when he was already a great player when he arrived in North America. The kids have set the tempo. (Photo: Dave Reginek / Detroit Red Wings). He got to the inside, he finished plays around the net and led the team in shots on goal. When he was, he looked strong and balanced on his skates, he took up space and he was effective. The prospects get things started in Traverse City on the 15th. Does that change how they approach the trade deadline? Thats exactly what you set out to do when youre a free agent-invitee at a tournament like this. He spent the last four years with the Gatineau Olympiques of the QMJHL and improved each year. Turcotte (5-11, 185) had 18 points (six goals, 12 assists) in 27 games with Ontario in the AHL and is expected to play a big role there this season. He played in the Olympics and the mens World Championships (for Slovakia), so its not like he hasnt played at a high level. The team heading to Michigan is loaded with recent high draft He scored three goals on good shots, covered a lot of ground with his balanced, wide stride and excelled going backward through his edges to play tight gaps. AZ, CO, CT, IL, IN, IA, KS, LA, (select parishes), MD, MI, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OR, PA, TN, VA, WV, WY, CA-ONT only.Eligibility restrictions apply. His energy was ramped up as usual; you can see it in the way he creeps into the faceoff circle or the effort he displays on the backcheck or steals or some of the second effort plays he makes after he loses a battle. Call 1-800-GAMBLER. Struch and Pats general manager John Paddock caught wind of Svozil a couple of years ago and spent a lot of time watching him on tape, asking around about him and then eventually recruiting him through the CHL Import Draft process, but when they drafted him they had no idea if hed come over. RW Alexey Toropchenko (No. 36, 2018): McIsaac was effective all weekbefore he left the finale on a stretcher. Now its time for the Red Wings main roster to follow suit and provide an entertaining training camp for observers up in Traverse City and across the state of Michigan. He showed good instincts on the PK. The Leafs will go and play four games in the five-team tournament, facing off against the Columbus Blue Jackets, Dallas Stars, Detroit Red Wings and St. Louis Blues, from September 15 to 19. / Digital Release. 197, 2021): Rysavy looked like he belonged. There have been727 playerswho have gone on to play in the National Hockey League after starting their careers in the ECHL, including29 who made their NHL debuts in the 2021-22 season. 132, 2016): Petersons snapper was noticeable but I thought he was on cruise control without the puck a little too much (which is surprising because thats not usually the case). Hisheel-to-heel looks great and opens him up but there was the usual lack of positive outcomes out of it. Thats where hell play again this year, and he should be in for a big year. Andrew Pek You could see that Marchenko was overwhelmed at first. After another single home game, Dallas continues their road heavy January schedule with the first of two in New York City. Hes a good-sized, mobile defenceman who defends very well and handles the puck very well. Updated hourly, with analysis, commentary and features from hundreds writers worldwide, our articles are read over 5 million times every month. But Jiricek can also go play for AHL Cleveland, which would give him a chance to play the North American style of hockey (on NHL-sized rinks) against grown men. I was really impressed by not only the maneuverability he showed in possession but his management of the puck in control inside the offensive zone and on his cuts and choices in transition as well. With the Red Wings, he not only showed the ability to put the puck in the net, but he also showed that he wont back down from the physical side of the game. He still found ways to keep pucks and make things happen on the wall and the interior, but thats going to get harder at higher levels if he doesnt get a little quicker in short bursts. Goalies:Will Cranley (85), Colten Ellis (45), Vadim Zherenko (60). Juraj Slafkovsky, F, Montreal Canadiens: The 18-year-old (6-3, 218 pounds) was voted the most valuable player of the 2022 Olympics after scoring seven goals in seven games for Slovakia, which was awarded the bronze medal for the first time. A couple of pretty goals, including a beautifully placed shot in the finale. He was the most noticeable of the Leafs free-agent invites. LHD Ole Bjorgvik-Holm (No. Subscribe to The Athletic for in-depth coverage of your favorite players, teams, leagues and clubs. 33, 2018): Before Berggren got injured, he looked really good. Ill be watching Barteaux, who has a few years under his belt between the Texas Stars and Idaho Steelheads. Follow Scott on Twitter @scottcwheeler. And when there isnt a play to make that involves hanging onto it, he anticipates the play so well that when he gets the puck he can make a quick play. Sept. 16 vs. Toronto: 4-3 OTW All Rights Reserved. Other players participating include 2022 draft picks Landon Sim (No. The 20-year-old (6-1, 203) returned to play the second half of the season with Bakersfield of the AHL and made his debut for the Oilers in Game 4 of the Western Conference Final against the Colorado Avalanche. Heres what they said: Johnson played center, the first time hes done that in at least two seasons. 52. 1 pick in the 2022 NHL Draft, and defenseman Simon Nemec, chosen by the Devils with the No. They came in variety too. Defense:Michael Buchinger (62), Tyson Galloway (71), Marc-Andre Gaudet (87), Matt Kessel (51), Griffin Luce (64), Brady Lyle (33), Roberto Mancini (73)*, Tyler Tucker (75). LW Cole Fonstad (AHL deal): Fonstad made some really niceplays offensively. 17, 2021): Bolduc travelled with the team to Traverse City but didnt play due to injury. Goalies: Will Cranley (85), Colten Ellis (45), Vadim Zherenko (60). He could return to Czechia for another season. One year ago, Greaves came to Traverse City under an AHL contract. He missed most of the 2019-20 season because of COVID-19 and then being diagnosed with myocarditis, an inflammation of the heart muscle, after reporting to Wild training camp in early January. All NHL logos and marks and NHL team logos and marks depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises, L.P. NHL 2022. 184 overall), Michael Buchinger (No. Columbus got off to a quick start, seeing two goals in the first five minutes from 2022 third-round draft pick Jordan Dumais. Zach is exactly all of the things we were looking for and so far I have been very impressed with him because hes very eager to learn the game, the details of the game and hes very receptive. The end of the Traverse City Prospect Tournament is always a bittersweet occasion. He played on the middle of the ice, controlled the puck well and looked for his own looks. I connected with Roy early in the week for his early impressions of Bolduc and his decision to trade for him. And yet he was making adjustments to his game all weekend. The 15th pick of the 2021 draft certainly stood tall in the crease, but his fundamentals looked off, and he didnt really inspire confidence in the defensive zone. Hes a very skilled player, hes an excellent skater, hes got a really good shot, he moves the puck well, we felt he could play on our top line with Theo Rochette and Christopher Farmer and we were looking for a player who could play two years for us. He also just looked strong on his skates. Theres just no room because of the smaller ice surface and the scrambly style we play here.. His good lateral skating through side-steps and fakes with the puck through neutral ice really showed (as it usually does) too and he scored off a one-timer. DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings today released their 2022 NHL Prospect Tournament roster and a complete tournament schedule for the event, held from Thursday, Sept. 15 to Monday, Sept. 19 at Centre Ice Arena in Traverse City, Mich. He played on the interior, pushed tempo, drove through coverage, finished his checks and galloped around the ice with that skating stride of his, trying to cut through every lane he could (though he often didnt make his way all the way through in possession). C Wyatt Johnston (No. What was maybe a little bit surprising was that there werent any clear standouts from the group, despite the lofty reputations some of them entered the tournament with. Debuting in 1988 with four teams, the NHL Prospects Tournament will feature five clubs this year Columbus Blue Jackets, Dallas Stars, Detroit Red Wings, St. Louis Blues and Toronto Maple Leafs. LHD Ryan Shea (free-agent signing): Shea was confident in control and led his fair share of carries in all three zones, but I was more impressed by how good his stick was defensively. He covers the Toronto Maple Leafs, World Juniors, and the NHL Entry Draft, and is also part of the Sticks in the 6ix Podcast, presented by THW. And though hes sturdy, hes got sluggish feet and he can look haphazard in his own zone. He played with more confidence than he did in Calgary for Canadas camp earlier this summer, for sure. He was dynamic.. He activated early and often, both in joining the rush deep into the zone and looking to use his feet to attack off the line instead of catching into a standstill. Theres no panic. Odds & lines subject to change. Thats what he has to be. RW Navrin Mutter (free-agent invite): Mutters not particularly talented but hell strike fear into you, I thought he looked strong over pucks and his skating looked lighter than I remember. Dylan Holloway, F, Edmonton Oilers: A wrist injury sustained in Feb. 2021, which required surgery, set him back, and again with another surgery in September. 7, 2021 draft), who turns 20 on Oct. 12, started last season with the Sharks and had four assists in nine games. Use arrows to navigate between autocomplete results. Hes going to endear himself quickly to the Stars. His pitchfork skating and stunted acceleration needs more work but he was good inside the offensive zone for a player his age. Landon Sim, the Blues' sixth-round pick (No. Another year, another Traverse City Prospect Tournament in the books. by There is an outside chance that Sderblom makes the Red Wings roster out of training camp, but hell need an incredible camp and preseason to get it done. 3 Blues Takeaways From the Traverse City Tournament September 19, 2022 by Mike Meyer The St. Louis Blues ended their prospect tournament in true feast or I thought Marchenko competed really well, Kekalainen said. But he let his confidence just take off. * 21+ (19+ CA-ONT) (18+ NH/WY). 155, 2021): Plandowski wasnt a standout per se, but his skating was. 5 pick in the 2020 NHL Draft is coming off two surgeries on his hand and was unable to take part in on-ice sessions during development camp July 11-14 but still managed 26 points (eight goals, 16 assists) in 23 games for North Dakota. So much of that stuff, the organizational status, is out of your control. 14 pick in the 2020 draft. Given the logjam in Cedar Park, Poirier will likely head to Idaho to get his professional career going, but it will be interesting to get a look at him against professional level competition. NHL, the NHL Shield, the word mark and image of the Stanley Cup and NHL Conference logos are registered trademarks of the National Hockey League. 69 overall) a year after Knazko. by You expect him to look like a star out there and he did. He showed a little bit of everything through the three games at this tournament, and now a lot of hockey fans across the state of Michigan know his name. He's been a sportswriter for more than 30 years, winning national and state awards as a reporter at the Columbus Dispatch. Heres what he said: Hes a great player. Thats what we believe is the best way to develop, is to experience those little failures along the way so that you can learn from them. He still has fourth-liner written all over him. When Greaves started getting AHL / ECHL contract offers, the relationship with the Blue Jackets helped make his decision to sign with Columbus, he said. Ive always like Barteauxs hybrid game - he can move the puck, but can be a shutdown guy when needed. The 21-year-old (No. Back, Karlstrom and Damiani bring a wealth of AHL experience. The Blues prospects had more difficulty on the penalty kill Sunday morning than they did on Friday, surrendering a pair of power-play goals early on. The moon and the stars aligned this year, so I will be attending this years tournament. He had 10 shots on goal. His skating remains just OK, which is a bit of a concern because its going to be hard for him to reach his potential without a separation gear. With Hintz injured, the Stars scored only one goal in two of three games. 111, 2021): Roulette sat out the opener but I thought he was good the rest of the way, especially in his debut in the second game when he and Johnston looked like the Stars best duo offensively. He created from his very first shift and didnt let up (until he was given a five-minute major on his very last shift). His skating, in particular, really grabbed my attention. First-round draft picks Jake Neighbours and Zack Bolduc will lead a group of St. Louis Blues prospects competing in the 2022 NHL Prospect Tournament in Traverse City, Michigan from Sept. 15-18. Sept. 19 vs. Detroit: 7-3 W 78 overall) in 2020. All NHL logos and marks and NHL team logos and marks as well as all other proprietary materials depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective NHL teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises, L.P. He wanted to have the puck all the time.". Last season in the Ontario Hockey League, the 20-year-old winger recorded 58 points in 59 games, and added another 10 points through 18 playoff contests. / St. Louis Blues. The Maple Leafs have announced their roster for the upcoming 2022 Traverse City Prospect Tournament. This, plus some big news on the sponsorship front, coming up. C Riley Damiani (No. The Maple Leafs have announced their roster for the upcoming 2022 Traverse City Prospect Tournament. He finished with two goals, four assists, and a plus-4 rating in the three games and was, simply put, one of the top handful of players in the entire tournament. Simon Edvinsson begins his roster push. C Nikita Alexandrov (No. Hes a driver on the line, even if hes on the wing. He looks good. I thought he was forcing it at times instead of playing with that easy comfort that makes him who he is, but he was excellent by the time the third game rolled around and impactful throughout. Juraj Slafkovsky, a forward selected by the Canadiens with the No. My only nitpicks were that he pulled the trigger whenever there was an opportunity a little too eagerly and he tried too often to force things or be cute with his hands. Sept. 19 vs. Toronto: 7-3 L He had seven points (two goals, five assists) in 18 games for the Jets last season and six points (one goals, five assists) in two games for Canada at the 2022 WJC in December before the tournament was postponed due to concerns surrounding the coronavirus. Jack Finley , C, Tampa Bay Lightning: Finley (6-6, 220) had 16 points (eight goals, eight assists) in 21 games for Spokane, 34 points (19 goals, 15 assists) in 39 games for Winnipeg of the Western Hockey League, and 13 points (seven goals, six assists) in 15 WHL playoff games last season. LW Jacob Peterson (No. 48, 2021): Grushnikov showed well. Mike G. Morreale, Stanley Cup Final | Avalanche vs. By Max Bultman. 69, 2021): Svozil showed strong control of the puck going side-to-side, which he used to regularly side-step and attack. Svozil was teammates with Knazko over the weekend, but theyll be WHL foes this season. Sourdif (No. Figure Skating All NHL team jerseys customized with NHL players' names and numbers are officially licensed by the NHL and the NHLPA. Zack Bolduc produced with three points, and Jake Neighbours deflected in a power-play goal. At times he was. Hes got a very good shot. Then there was Calgary for Hockey Canadas under-20 camp (where he was tremendous). I just hope hes OK. That kid has been through enough injury-wise. Aside from Edvinsson and Cossa, the player that fans were perhaps most eager to feast their eyes upon was Big Elmer. There were some particularly athletic saves he made during the Red Wings game against the Dallas Stars, and the lone goal he allowed came off of a tip in front during their match against the Toronto Maple Leafs. I thought (Knazko) was our best player today, Kekalainen said. Sep 13, 2022. In motion. The Stars actually outshot their opponents in the tournament. He showed impressive touch on some very difficult saucer passes over sticks and bodies. There are 41 former ECHL officials who are scheduled to work as part of the NHL officiating team in 2022-23 with referees Reid Anderson, Jake Brenk, Francis Charron, Tom Chmielewski, Mitch Dunning, Trevor Hanson, Beau Halkidis, Ghislain Hebert, Jean Hebert, Marc Joannette, Pierre Lambert, T.J. Luxmore, Peter MacDougall, Morgan MacPhee, Michael Markovic, Wes McCauley, Jon McIsaac, Dan ORourke, Brian Pochmara, Kevin Pollock, Kyle Rehman, Chris Rooney, Carter Sandlak, Graham Skilliter, Furman South, Justin St. Pierre and Ian Walsh and linesmen Steve Barton, Ryan Daisy, Julien Fournier, Brandon Gawryletz, Mitchell Hunt, Trent Knorr, Matt MacPherson, Jesse Marquis, Kilian McNamara, Bevin Mills, C.J. But the biggest test at the NHL level comes on both ends of the ice. 17, 2020 draft), the nephew of retired NHL forward Robert Reichel, had one assist in 11 games for the Blackhawks and 57 points (21 goals, 36 assists) in 56 games with Rockford (AHL) last season. The St. Louis Blues got shown that during the 2022 Traverse City Prospects Tournament. Simon Edvinsson , D, Detroit Red Wings: The 19-year-old, chosen with the No. Hes a hard worker who has a lot of skill. Christian Kyrou, the brother of Blues' forward Jordan Kyrou, scored a goal for Dallas. Bourque, Johnston and Stankoven are the big name prospects. There was the two-on-one one-touch goal and then the post-and-in goal off the wall and then the laser beam from the top of the zone with a long-range wrister that really stamped the progress he has made as a shooting threat. If things break his way, he could be a surprise addition to the NHL roster. He played to the interior, hit the post, had several chances and was probably owed a goal or two on his nine shots. The 18-year-old had six points (one goal, five assists) in eight games at Worlds, the most for a defenseman at that age in tournament history. RW Braedan Kressler (free-agent invite): Kressler was involved in everything. His shoulders sway a little too much when hes pushing forward through a long stride but when hes crossing over and weaving through neutral ice he can really build speed. But Greaves made a massive climb in the organizations eyes last season. 137, 2018): Damiani played with a sureness about him that screamed I dont belong here. He was made plays in transition, found the trailer a few times when it looked like he wouldnt pick him up, skated well (his stride also looked half a step quicker) and executed some heady passes through layers. All Rights Reserved. Mar 20, 2022 Traverse City, Michigan is the host once again for the best prospect tournament in the NHL. 159, 2018): I thought Bernis ability to walk and adjust across the line proficiently was noticeable. (Johnson) wants the puck. McTavish also represented his country at the 2022 Olympics and had 40 points (14 goals, 26 assists) in 24 regular-season games and 29 points (16 goals, 13 assists) in 19 playoff games for OHL champion Hamilton. Sept. 17 vs. Toronto: 4-3 OTL Our goalie coaches love his character, his work ethic and his skill set. 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