Best and worst buys at the deadline

Every contending team’s general manager has nightmares of making a trade deadline blunder that costs their team in the short or long term. A win-now move can blow up in their face with a first-round elimination or with the picks...

This content is for Hockey Prospectus Premium (1 year - limited time offer!) and Hockey Prospectus Basic (free) members only.
Log In Register

HP Radio: Florida analytics conference and UFA decisions

Matthew Coller and Shane O’Donnell discuss the analytics conference, including some of the most interesting presentations given by Panthers front office folks. They discuss character in the locker room as well as perception biases. Matt and Shane also dig into Continue reading HP Radio: Florida analytics conference and UFA decisions

Prospectus Prospecting – AHL reports (Goldobin, Theodore, plus 3)

Scouting Report – Kevin Gravel Team: Ontario Reign Draft Status: 148th overall, 2010 (Los Angeles) Position: D To Date Stats: 42GP, 5G, 11A, 16 pts, 28 PIMs Shoots: L Height/Weight: 6’4” 185lbs Characteristics Skating (Speed/edges/technique/etc) Gravel’s mobility has been a Continue reading Prospectus Prospecting – AHL reports (Goldobin, Theodore, plus 3)

Prospectus Prospecting – German Rubtsov + 5 Russian 18s for the 2016 Draft

German Rubtsov – scouting report Bio: Team: Team Russia U18                                Draft status: 2016 eligible Position: C To date stats: 24 GP, 10 G, 14 A, 24 Pts, 8 PIMs Shoots: L Height/Weight: 6’1”, 175 lbs. Characteristics: Skating: A solid skater with Continue reading Prospectus Prospecting – German Rubtsov + 5 Russian 18s for the 2016 Draft

Prospectus Prospecting – Scouting Reports on Laine and Puljujärvi

Patrik Laine Team: Tappara Tampere (Liiga, Finland) Draft status: 2016 eligible Position: LW Stats to date: 33 GP, 13 G, 14 A, 27 Pts, 0 PIM Shoots: R Height/Weight: 6-4″, 207 Characteristics Skating About a year ago skating was considered Continue reading Prospectus Prospecting – Scouting Reports on Laine and Puljujärvi