» Could Bruins add power with Whalers' Wilson?
With NHL teams on the lookout for the next legitimate power forward in the mold of Milan Lucic, it comes as no surprise that Plymouth Whalers winger Tom Wilson tops the list when it comes to 2012 draft eligibles who best resemble Boston’s bruiser.
» Starting Schneider a pragmatic, not sentimental choice
Ever since Vancouver Canucks head coach Alain Vigneault named backup Cory Schneider (Marblehead, Mass.) his starter for the long-anticipated first match between the 2011 Stanley Cup finalists, there has been no shortage of people chalking up the choice to Schneider’s Boston roots.
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» December Bruins Prospect of the Month: Alexander Khokhlachev
It has been a solid run for Boston Bruins prospects in the OHL during the 2011-12 season.
For the third consecutive month, a player out of Ontario major junior in the CHL has captured New England Hockey Journal Prospect of the Month honors. December’s top prospect for the B’s is Windsor Spitfires center Alexander Khokhlachev.
» Report: B’s prospect Spooner to Sarnia Sting
The New England Hockey Journal has learned from a source that the rumored trade sending center Ryan Spooner to the OHL’s Sarnia Sting is a reality.
The trade has been agreed upon by all parties, however, the official announcement is still pending.
» 2012 NHL Entry Draft Watchlist: Got D?
The 2012 NHL Entry Draft is shaping up to be one of the strongest classes for defensemen in history, and that does not even take into account several sterling forwards expected to be at the top of it all next June.