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Coaches Corner maybe becoming increasingly irrelevant as the staunchly patriotic Don Cherry rambles about musings better suited to an age when every player was nicknamed “Butch” and that a Swede was something related to...

This just in:Toronto Maple Leafs forward prospect Chris DiDomenico has been traded.Relax, Leaf fans, he's still in the system.   Somehow I get the feeling Burke won't be trading DiDo anytime soon.The QMJHL trade...

John Tavares ties the most goals ever by a player in the World Juniors with 12 but managed to do so in 1 less game than Jeff Carter, and 13 less games than Eric...

A list of why team Canada is so spectacular this year.1. 14 Goal scorers after the first 2 games. 2. Jamie Benn’s hat trick. 3. John Tavares with 2 goals and 2 assists. 4. Canada ties highest shotout goal total with...

Game Overview:2 Words: Total Domination.Canada is ready to kick off the tournament in just a few minutes time and John Tavares is happy to have his lines set. “I like the guys I’m playing...

The school break for Kindergarteners to University students; holiday vacation time for the employed; Christmas celebrations; and finally, the start of the IIHF World Junior Hockey Championships. December never feels the same without it.I’ve...

Overview:Canada did all the right things in tonight’s game. They played a great cycling game in the offensive zone and have gotten more creative in their passing plays. They continued their crash-the-net tactics...

It’s their final exhibition matchup of the pre-tournament and Canada looks to apply the same pressure they’ve produced in their first two meetings. Sunday night’s game against Finland showed that this team can in...

Canada came through the gate a bit slow and sluggish. They managed to escape the first period tied at 1, but as the game progressed with chances equaling out by the midway point, Canada...

Team Quinn does exactly what the former NHL head coach always demanded from his team. An all out hard hitting war, and that’s exactly what fans have gotten.Victor Hedman is welcomed to the tournament...

There are precious few nicknames in sports anymore. At least, few that are creative.No legendary names are tied to players anymore, no Rocket, no Boom-Boom, no Grapes.And yet the nicknames add so...

The NHL season is only a few weeks old and people are calling for the end to checking from behind, and with good merit.It seems every year about this time, the NHL...

Gus Katsaros, an amateur scout and fantasy hockey contributor to McKeen's Hockey, will be fielding your fantasy questions below. If you wish to have your questions answered privately, e-mail him at gkatsars@yahoo.com.

Be sure to forward your questions for Gus, Alex and myself below in Alex's post...Original post: http://www.hockeybuzz.com/blog/Alec-Brownscombe/Prospect-Tracker---Volume-1/48/17321I will be posting these informational prospect updates every month. This one is a little shorter than you...

Discuss it Here >>>Alright everybody, let's sit down and do some good old fashioned stat crunching. I call this the GM Game.Hypothetically speaking, let's say you had two young defensemen: Player A and Player...

From TSN: http://tsn.ca/nhl/story/?id=252547&lid=headline&lpos=secStory_mainNew York Ranger prospect Alexei Cherepanov collapsed on the bench at or near the end of Omsk's Kontinental Hockey League game and died a short time later, he was 19.Omsk head coach,...

The Battle of Ontario's prospects ended in triumph for the Senators in an action-packed, end-to-end tilt featuring 12 goals split 7-5.The night started brightly for the Maple Leafs following Phil Oreskovic's bout with Geoff...