Sam Bennett enters draft season as the top-rated prospect by NHL Central Scouting. (CP Photo)
While there is a cream of the crop at the top of the NHL prospect list this year, Sam Bennett kept his title as top overall prospect. With seasons winding down in the NHL and at the major junior level, NHL Central Scouting has unveiled their year-end rankings for the 2014 NHL Entry Draft...
17-year-old Kasperi Kapanen (Sami Kapanen’s son) is eligible for this coming NHL Draft and this move will certainly have piqued some teams interests. This phenomenal end-to-end between-the-legs game-winner was scored during the B-juniors’ bronze medal game in Kuopio in Finland. Needless to say, that’s one helluva walk-off.
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Kasperi Kapanen is the top European prospect for the 2014 NHL Draft (Photo c/o iltasanomat.com)
The average 17-18 year old person has many options when it comes to their future. Many chose to attend college to pursue a degree of their choice, while others head into the military or working field.
For 17-year old Kasperi Kapanen, taking up hockey for a living and continuing...
The European talent pool overall has been down over the last couple of years in my opinion, while the USHL and USNTDP have both strengthen. This year I think we could see a European invasion in first round. Kasperi Kapanen, Willie Nylander, and Jakub Vrana are the top three Euro’s for this draft right now. Do two of the names sound familiar? Kasperi is the son of former NHLer...
Another Ranger is heading overseas. This time around, it’s Derek Stepan, who will be heading to Finland to play with Kalpa Kuopio of SM-Liga.
Off to play in Finland! #kalpa
Notable NHLers on Kalpa are Sami Kapanen and Craig Smith (Nashville).
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