Monthly Archives: November 2009

Predators Pounce on Prospect – Hockey’s Future

From the Hockey’s Future archives, 6/28/2002: Despite his immense talent, Brandon Segal has had a history of being overlooked. That trend continued during the first three rounds of the National Hockey League Entry Draft in Toronto last Saturday (June 22). Segal sat in the stands at the Air Canada Centre and listened as 96 teams…

Robbie Czarnik leaves University of Michigan for Plymouth Whalers

The Plymouth Whalers acquired the rights to University of Michigan forward Robbie Czarnik and have signed the centre to an OHL player agreement. He’s expected to make his Whalers debut Wednesday night against the Windsor Spitfires. “We are excited to add Robbie to our lineup,” said Whalers President/GM/Head Coach Vellucci in a team release. “His…

FC’s 2010 Fall Mock Draft « Future Considerations

LOS ANGELES Kings 15th Overall Selection: C Jaden Schwartz – Tri-City (USHL) Organizational Summary: With one of the top NHL talent pools, the Los Angeles Kings have very good depth and multiple high-end prospects at almost every position. They have skill up front, see Andrei Loktionov, Oscar Moller and Brayden Schenn; they have a stable…

The Hockey News: Rumor Roundup; Oilers, etc.

Given Oilers winger Patrick O’Sullivan has been earning negative reviews of late for his seeming distaste for physical play, don’t be surprised if some of the more creative Internet rumors expands this to a Kostitsyns for O’Sullivan-Cogliano deal. via The Hockey News: Rumor Roundup: Rumor Roundup: Maple Leafs shakeup.  

Dean Lombardi Is Undoubtedly Happy that his Draft Pick Stuck Up for a Teammate and Fought an Overager, Despite the Fact that He Got Pummeled and Earned 30 Stitches on His Face for the Honor

This is a couple months old, but I just found it. Drew Nichol vs Geordie Wudrick This was what everybody was talking about on Sunday – the licking that Oil Kings defencemen Drew Nichol gave Swift Current forward Geordie Wudrick (LA) on Saturday night. As the story goes, Nichol hammered another Broncos player and Wudrick,…