Daily Archives: June 26, 2015


(HM) – Mitch Vande Sompel, LD – Oshawa, OHL TSN – #63 Central Scouting – #34 NAS ISS – #74 Craig Button – #25 McKeens – #48 THN – #36 NHL COMPARABLE: John-Michael Liles UPSIDE: Bottom Pairing Puck Moving D-man He’s a very good puck mover but is undersized for […]

(HM) – Dennis Yan, LW – Shawinigan, QMJHL TSN – #38 Central Scouting – #30 NAS ISS – #48 Craig Button – #58 McKeens – #51 THN – #45 NHL COMPARABLE: Clarke MacArthur UPSIDE: 3rd Line Winger or Bust Dennis Yan is a pretty good all around player who should […]

(HM) – Michael Spacek, C – Pardubice, CZE TSN – #HM Central Scouting – #5 ES ISS – #75 Craig Button – #63 McKeens – #63 THN – #97 NHL COMPARABLE: Mike Fisher UPSIDE: 3rd Line Center or Bust Another player I was really excited about having watched him as […]


(HM) – Alexander Dergachyov, LW – St-Petersburgh, MHL TSN – #54 Central Scouting – #17 ES ISS – #45 Craig Button – #97 McKeens – #43 THN – #58 NHL COMPARABLE: Valeri Nichushkin UPSIDE: Top-6 Scoring Forward or Bust There are no ifs ands or buts, this guy is huge […]

(HM) – Erik Cernak, RD – HC Kosice, SLOV. TSN – #41 Central Scouting – #16 ES ISS – #42 Craig Button – N/R McKeens – #44 THN – #99 NHL COMPARABLE: David Savard UPSIDE: Bottom Pairing 2-way D-man Like his comparable David Savard, Erik Cernak is a bit of […]

(HM) – Vladimir Tkachev, RW – Quebec, QMJHL TSN – N/R Central Scouting – #159 NAS ISS – #197 Craig Button – N/R McKeens – #87 THN – N/R NHL COMPARABLE: Steve Sullivan (in his prime) UPSIDE: 2nd Line Offensive Forward or Bust “Vladdy Hockey” (a play on Johnny Gaudreau’s […]



(HM) – Noah Juulsen, RD – Everett, WHL TSN – #37 Central Scouting – #22 NAS ISS – #29 Craig Button – #41 McKeens – #28 THN – #33 NHL COMPARABLE: Jonathon Blum UPSIDE: Bottom Pairing 2-way D-man Juulsen is a solid player with a good combination of skills, however, […]

(HM) – Anthony Beauvillier, C – Shawinigan, QMJHL TSN – #43 Central Scouting – #33 NAS ISS – #41 Craig Button – #18 McKeens – #38 THN – #48 NHL COMPARABLE: David Desharnais UPSIDE: 2nd Line Forward or Bust I was actually surprised to find out that Beauvillier is actually […]