As the Washington Capitals prepare to try and even the playoff series against the New York Islanders tonight, on the prospect end, good news is here. The Washington Capitals have signed 2012 draft pick Riley Barber to a three year entry level deal. The 2012 sixth round forward has become one of the top prospects in the Caps system. Barber has played the last three seasons in...
#186888280 / gettyimages.comMiami RedHawk forward Riley Barber is returning to Miami for his Junior Season. “There’s a lot of unfinished business that I have at Miami that I definitely want to take care of,” he said. “That’s the main thing that brought me back.” (CSNWashington)Last season, there was a rumbling that a lot of the top players at Miami were going to sign...
This is what Ryan Lambert of Puck Daddy fame had to say about the NCHC on CHN. It would be interesting to see how many college hockey games that he has actually watched this season? NCHC Colorado College: This would have to be one hell of a “second-half surge.”Denver: Yeah, 5-3 sounds just about right for a Denver win at UMass. I very much buy that as a reasonable result.Miami...
Bruins Prospect Matt Grzelcyk Impresses in USA’s Win Over Czech Republic at World Junior Championships (Video)
The World Junior Championships began on Thursday in Sweden, and Team USA started their gold-medal defense in fine form with an impressive 5-1 victory over the Czech Republic. One of the players on the scoresheet was Boston Bruins prospect Matt Grzelcyk, who picked up an assist on Riley Barber‘s first-period goal that opened the scoring. Grzelcyk was selected by the Bruins in the...
The United States defeated Czech Republic in their opening match of the 2014 Word Juniors, 5-1 Thursday at Malmo Isstadion. Two early minor penalties by the Czechs put them a hole. Team USA was able to capitalize with goals on each man advantage. Riley Barber scored from below the goal line off Daniel Dolejs’ skate and in 1:21 into the [...]
Team USA: pic.twitter.com/lGkjGgFMHM— Hockey Locker Rooms (@NHLLockerRooms) December 25, 2013So it begins... Team USA 2014 WJC defends the gold. Related articlesTeam USA Olympic Goaltending Options (thehockeywriters.com)2014 WJC: Riley Barber Named Team USA's Captain (unitedstatesofhockey.com)5 Team USA Players to Watch For at World Junior Championships (thehockeywriters.com)
USA Hockey unveiled its roster for the 2014 World Junior Championships in Sweden. The roster includes three players (Riley Barber, Ryan Hartman and Jon Gillies) that helped lead the Americans to gold following a strong statement from future NHL star Seth Jones, who claimed early in the tournament that USA was the team to beat. Despite a rocky start, the [...]
Washington Capitals prospect Riley Barber has been named Team USA’s captain for the World Junior Championship. Matt Grzelcyk and Andrew Copp are alternates. Barber, a sophomore at the U20 stage, had three goals and three assists to help lead the Americans to the gold medal. He was also a member of the Under-18 World Championships that won the gold back in [...]
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