Phoenix Hockey Talk Mock Draft

Phoenix Hockey Talk Mock Draft:

Mock Draft Picks 1-30

This Mock Draft list is a combination of the top prospects as well as my prediction for their possible destination based on team need and some regional familiarity. [Read more…]

JT Compher Phoenix Hockey Talk Prospect

JT Compher

Aout JT Compher:   Team: USNDT  Position: C/LW   Shoots: Right

Born: Northbrook, IL
Height: 6′      Weight: 184

Games: 21   Goals: 7   Assists: 17   Points: 24   Plus/Minus: +12   PIM: 23

JT Compher played this past season for the U.S. National Development Team.  

Compher is a grinding agitating forward that works hard along the boards, battles in front of the net and goes into the tough areas of the ice to make a play.  He has a decent skill-set that include good stick-handling, good passing and play-making ability.   JT Compher has a good shot and quick release and is considered a goal-scorer. [Read more…]

Hunter Shinkaruk Phoenix Hockey Talk Prospect

Hunter Shinkaruk

About Hunter Shinkaruk:

Shinkaruk has played in Hockey Canada’s POE program starting with Team Pacific at the 2011 Under 17 World Challenge and he also played for Team Canada at the 2012 IIHF Under 18 World Championships. Shinkaruk was one of the final cuts from Canada’s 2013 World Junior team. [Read more…]

Kerby Rychel Phoenix Hockey Talk Prospect

Kerby Rychel

about Kerby Rychel:

League: OHL     Team: Windsor Spitfires

DOB: Oct. 7, 1994     Born: Los Angeles, CA   Hometown: Tecumseh, ON

Height: 6’1      Weight: 200
Position: LW    Shoots: Left
Games: 68   Goals: 40   Assists: 47    points: 87   Plus/Minus: -21     PIM: 94


Kerby Rychel played this past season in the OHL for the Windsor Spitfires.  If you were wondering his father is ex-NHLer Warren Rychel.  Scouts consider Rychel as one of the better scorers in the the 2013 draft class. [Read more…]

Artturi Lehkonen

Artturi Lehkonen

About Artturi Lehkonen:   League: SM-Liiga   Team: KalPa Kuopio

DOB: July 4, 1995     Hometown: Piikkio, Finland

Height:  5’10     Weight: 165

Position: LW     Shoots: Left

Games: 45   Goals: 14   Assists: 16   Points: 30   Plus/Minus: +12  

Artturi Lehkonen played this past season in the SM-Liiga aka The Finnish Elite League for Kal Pa Kuopio. [Read more…]

Elias Lindholm Phoenix Hockey Talk Prospect

Elias Lindholm

About Elias Lindholm:     League: SEL  (Elitserien)     Team: Brynäs

DOB: Dec. 2 1994      Born: Boden, Sweden     

Height: 6′     Weight: 190

Position: C    Shoots: Right

Games: 48   Goals: 11   Assists: 19   Points: 30   PIM: 2   Plus/Minus: +1

Elias Lindholm played this past season in the Swedish Elite League for Brynäs. [Read more…]

Max Domi Phoenix Hockey Talk Prospect

Max Domi

About Max Domi:     League: OHL     Team: London Knights

DOB: Mar. 2,1995   Hometown: Toronto, ON

Height: 5’10     Weight: 184

Position: C/LW     Shoots:  Left

Games: 64   Goals: 39  Assists: 48   Points: 87  Plus/Minus: 33  Pim: 87

Max Domi played this past season in the Ontario Hockey League for the London Knights.  Max is the son of former NHLer and Winnipeg Jet 1.0 fan favorite Tie Domi but they are 2 completely different players. [Read more…]

Anthony Mantha PHT Top Prospect

Anthony Mantha

DOB: Sept 16 1994     Born: Longueuil, PQ

Position: LW     Shoots: Left

Height: 6′ 4     Weight: 200

Games: 67   Goals: 50     Assists: 39     Points: 89     P/M: +21     Pim: 71

Anthony Mantha played this past season in the QMJHL for the Val’Or Foreurs. [Read more…]

Alexander Wennberg Phoenix Hockey Talk Prospect

Alexander Wennberg

About Alexander Wennberg:

League: Swedish Allvenskan     Team: Djurgardens IF

Position: Center          Shoots: Left
Height: 6’2                      Weight: 174

Games: 46   Goals: 14   Assists: 18   Points: 32   Plus/Minus: +10   PIM: 14 [Read more…]

Sean Monahan Phoenix Hockey Talk Prospect

Sean Monahan

About Sean Monahan: League: OHL    Team: Ottawa 67’s

DOB: Oct.12, 1994     Hometown: Brampton,  ON
Position: C      Shoots:  Left
Height:  6’2     Weight:  186
Games:  58     Goals: 31   Assists: 47  Points: 78   Plus/Minus: -18   PIM:  24

Sean Monahan played this past season in the OHL for the Ottawa 67’s. [Read more…]