Tag Archive for prospects

Moller vs. Stoll

There’s been quite a bit of talk about Oscar Moller being the odd man out this fall. It goes something like this: Purcell is having a great camp and it appears he will be given first crack at LW on the second line, with Stoll and Brown. Moller, meanwhile, is small and slight and easy…

Future Is Bright: West’s Top Prospects — NHL FanHouse

Los Angeles Kings Thomas Hickey, D 2007 1st round pick Age: 20 2008-2009 team: Seattle (WHL) 57 games, 16-35-51 You’ve probably heard this story before. The Los Angeles Kings are stuffed full of tantalizing young prospects, and Hickey is the latest in the line. He has plenty of physical and mental maturity, and he could…

Rookie Camp Notes: Very VERY Short

Loktionov: Looks bigger. Wouldn’t be surprised if he makes it this year. Moller/Loktionov/Purcell? Probably too much to hope for. Dwight King: still big. Brandon Kozun: speed and scoring touch. Mikus: doesn’t look like a kid, but I didn’t see him do anything exciting. Hickey: looks bigger and stronger. Wouldn’t be surprised if he made it…

hitmenhockey.com – All Aboard for the 2009 – 2010 Season!

Calgary Hitmen General Manager Kelly Kisio announced today eight Hitmen will head to NHL Training Camps this week. Of the eight players, five are drafted (Kris Foucault, Brandon Kozun, Ian Schultz and Michael Stone).  Martin Jones is a free agent signing of the LA Kings while two Hitmen have received free agent tryouts (Rigby Burgart,…

Kings Franchise All-Jersey-Number Hall of Shame Squad

Even more subjective than the last post, but a kind of obvious companion to it. I did not consider anyone pre-black-silver-Chevron era, because my memory is not good enough to recall people I disliked pre-…(um)…Mikko Makela. And it wouldn’t be fair. Again, the rules are: to qualify, you have to be, according to me, the…