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Not your everyday all-star game

Captaining the WHL team tonight will be defenceman Colten Teubert of the Regina Pats, a Los Angeles Kings first-round draft pick, who has already seen pro action with the Kings’ ECHL-affiliate Ontario Reign. “We haven’t had much time together, but there’s a lot of talent on this Team WHL, so it’s about trusting each other…

Q&A with Vyacheslav Voynov – Hockey’s Future

Taken by the Los Angeles Kings in the second round of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, Chelyabinsk, Russia native Vyacheslav Voynov is in his second year in North America, playing for the Manchester Monarchs of the AHL. An experienced player for his 19 years, Voynov played two full Russian Super League seasons and took part…

The Hockey’s Future site no longer appears to have Brandon Segal info, but here’s a cut/paste of the HF write-up that found its way to the HF Boards

Brandon Segal has soft hands in close quarters and is a willing combatant along the boards and in front of the net. He shows the ability to be at the right place at the right time and score goals when given the ice time and opportunity. His on-ice awarenes both offensively and defensively are generally…

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…

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,…