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20 Prospects in 20 Days: Sam Reinhart

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. Source: Center Sam Reinhart, Kootenay (WHL), 18 years old Height: 6’1″, Weight...
Via The PensNation
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Reinharts to Vancouver?

  Follow me @IanEsplen for Fun, Flames and all things NHL Draft   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...
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

The Grasshopper and the Pebble

Griffin Reinhart (Edmonton Oil Kings)Back in the 1970's there was a show on the air called "Kung Fu" and it was a cult favorite because how would the student ever prove himself to the "master"? The answer was when the "student" could grab the pebble away from the "master's" hand. So what does this have to do with anything prospect hockey...
Via The Prospect Park
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Spoke too soon

Griffin Reinhart (Edmonton Oil Kings) Guess Griffin Reinhart (NYI 2012 1st) has gotten tired of my calling Ryan Pulock the best Islander prospect as Reinhart sent a reminder to the New York Islander fans that he is the "straw that stirs the drink" (my words not his) for the Edmonton Oil Kings. In game 3 of their series against the Prince Albert Raiders it was Reinhart who...
Via The Prospect Park
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Canada willing to wait for suspended Reinhart

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...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Hockey Canada has a surprise or 2

Griffin Reinhart (Edmonton Oil Kings)Hockey Canada had a few surprises for the hockey world when they announced the names of those invited to their World Under-20 selection camp. The camp which begins Dec. 12 at the MasterCard Center for Hockey Excellence in Etobicoke, Ontario will only have 25 players to tryout for 22 spots. While the New York Rangers won't have anyone at the...
Via The Prospect Park
December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

A tsle of two defensemen

Griffin Reinhart (Edmonton Oil Kings)Thursday night saw just 2 New York Islander prospects see action and in their own way, it was a study in contrasts. Both are defensemen, both are captains on their respective teams but that is what the comparisons end. Griffin Reinhart (NYI 2012 1st) is the captain of the Edmonton Oil Kings, he camethisclose to sticking with the Islanders this...
Via The Prospect Park
November 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Islanders Return Reinhart to Edmonton (WHL)

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...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Top Ten Prospects in the Islanders' System: Number Three, Griffin Reinhart

[caption id="attachment_155" align="alignleft" width="300"] image provided by[/caption] We have finally reached the top three prospects, and coming in at number three on Islander Country's Top Ten Prospects in the Islanders' System is 2012 first round pick (fourth overall), Canadian defenseman, Griffin Reinhart. Reinhart...
Via Sports Blog Net
August 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Islanders Sign First Round Pick Griffin Reinhart

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...
Via Kukla's Korner
August 02, 2012  |  Discuss
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