Centre of Attention
Button's top 10 ranks dominated by centres and wingers
There is still over six months to go before the NHL Draft happens in the city of brotherly love, and in the meantime there are players putting on performances that are gaining the love of scouts. In Craig Button's latest rankings, centres and left wingers seems to have the greatest value. Full Story.(Photo: Claus Andersen/Getty Images)
Still Number One
For the third straight month, Sam Reinhart is atop TSN Scout Craig Button's list of draft eligible players. The Kootenay Ice centre ranks fifth in WHL scoring with 34 points. The 18-year-old from Vancouver, B.C. is in his fourth season with the Ice and is an early favourite to go first overall in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. Full Story.
The International Scouting Service released their November rankings of the Top 30 draft eligible prospects and there was no change up top, with Sam Reinhart and Aaron Ekblad remaining No.1 and No. 2 for a third consecutive month. Reinhart, a centre for the Kootenay Ice of the WHL, has nine goals and 25 assists in 22 games. Full Story.
In TSN's annual pre-season survey of 10 NHL scouts, no less than four players received at least one vote as the No. 1 ranked prospect. Two players - Sam Reinhart and Aaron Ekblad - somewhat distanced themselves from the rest of the pack. More...