Source: Al Charest/Calgary Sun/QMI Agency
By: Andy Hughes (@PensNation_Andy)
With only 3 days left until the first round of the 2014 NHL Draft in Philadelphia, Andy Hughes and Melissa Esing will be breaking down a prospect each day. Today, we will take a closer look at forward Sam Reinhart.
Center Sam Reinhart, Kootenay (WHL), 18 years old
Height: 6’1″, Weight...
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For most people that follow hockey watching the Stanley Cup playoffs is the climax of the NHL season. For me that climax happens at the NHL Draft where every fan base has hope for the next NHL season because of the moves their team makes.
Last season we saw the Canucks and Senators make the biggest moves...
Canadian national junior team coach Brent Sutter has absolute trust in Griffin Reinhart.
How far does that trust go? Far enough that he is comfortable playing a bit shorthanded on the blue line for the first three games of the upcoming World Junior Championship tournament, which begins Dec. 26 in Malmo, Sweden.
Reinhart, the star defenseman for the Edmonton Oil Kings of the Western...
The New York Islanders announced today that defenseman Griffin Reinhart has been returned to his junior club the Edmonton Oil Kings of the Western Hockey League.
Reinhart 19 appeared in four exhibition games with the Islanders this preseason recording two points (one goal and one assist) with a plus-2 rating. The North Vancouver BC native remained with the Islanders through the...
from The New York Islanders, The New York Islanders officially announced today that defenseman Griffin Reinhart has agreed to terms on a three-year, entry-level contract.
The 6’4, 202-pound defenseman was the Islanders first selection (fourth overall) at the 2012 NHL Draft on Friday, June 22 in Pittsburgh, PA.
Reinhart, a native of North Vancouver, BC, led Edmonton Oil...