Found January 11, 2013 on Fox - The Hockey Guy:
The Senators developed one game-breaker in defenseman Erik Karlsson. Can they do it again with winger Jakob Silfverberg?He has earned comparisons to Daniel Alfredsson. That is might be a stretch, but his progress this season in Binghamton suggests Silfverberg can make it big. He scored 13 goals and added 15 assists in 32 games for the B-Senators.“He can do it at the next level,” Binghamton coach Luke Richardson told the Ottawa Sun. “He's a smart, skilled player and he's really starting to take to the North American game. He's a lot more forceful in the areas that require a bit more physicality and he's not afraid to go to the net. People will be shocked when they see him shoot the puck, it really is unbelievable. It will be fun to watch him at the next level.” He is just one example of a NHL-ready player who tore up the AHL this season. Here are some others:Cam Atkinson, W, Blue Jackets: After showing big in the NHL at the end of last season, scoring 10 points in the...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Zibanejad to Play, Petersson Not So Fortunate

While one Swedish Senators’ forward prospect is being shut down for the season, another made his anticipated return to the Binghamton Senators last night. In his first game back since November 24th, Mika Zibanejad suited up against the Norfolk Admirals and finished the night +1, with 0 points and 4 shots on net. It's an encouraging start for a player whose development has...

Robin Lehner Believes His ELC Expires This Summer

Think you could just throw your old 2005-2012 CBA in the trash? Think again. While doing an interview with Uffe Bodin of Sweden's no. 1 hockey outlet HockeySverige, the Senators top goalie prospect mentioned that he is of the understanding he will be a restricted free agent at the end of the year. ”I’ve heard people say I’ve got one year left on my deal, but I’ve...

EP. 65 of The 6th Sens Podcast ft. @DownGoesBrown & Denis Potvin

The lockout is over. The top six forwards look set. Marc Methot is slated to play with Karlsson. We're all fretting over how the rest of the defensive tandems are going to shake out. Brian Burke gets canned as GM of a despised Northeast Division rival. Whatever will @creecher1200 and I talk about during our latest episode of The 6th Sens Podcast. Joining us on this particular...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.