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Top 2014 Final Draft Prospects

Prospects 1 - 15 | Prospects 16 - 30 | Prospects 31 - 45 | Prospects 46 - 60 | Hon. Mention

Posted June 23

Listed is TSN's final NHL draft ranking - a compilation based on input from various scouts around the National Hockey League. Included are comparable rankings from TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button, The Hockey News, International Scouting Services, hockeyprospect.com, McKeen's Hockey and NHL Central Scouting. (Photos courtesy: The Canadian Press, Getty Images, HHOF/IIHF-Images on Ice, NHLI, Tom Soresen/USHL)

Prospects 46 - 60

46. Jack Glover

Jack Glover
Profile
2013-14 Team: USNTDP League: USHL
Position: Defence Height: 6'3"
DOB: May 17, 1996 Weight: 182 lbs.
2013-14 Statistics
Team GP G A PTS +/-
USNTDP 24 1 9 10 +4
TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button:
Plays with a lot of confidence and has a settled approach to his game. Effective with body and while not overly physical, he has very good positioning and is hard to break down defensively. Good sense of what he is capable of doing.
Other Rankings:
Craig Button: NR | THN: 38 | ISS: 44 | hockeyprospect.com: 66 | McKeen's: 47 | NHL CS: 38 NAS

47. Vaclav Karabacek

Vaclav Karabacek
Profile
2013-14 Team: Gatineau League: QMJHL
Position: Right Wing Height: 5'11"
DOB: May 2, 1996 Weight: 198 lbs.
2013-14 Statistics
Team GP G A PTS +/-
Gatineau 65 21 26 47 +4
TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button:
Very good offensive scoring awareness, instincts and determination. Equally adept at finishing a play as he is at making a play. Has very good determination to get chances in the offensive zone. Good, quick release and plays at good pace.
Other Rankings:
Craig Button: 47 | THN: 95 | ISS: 57 | hockeyprospect.com: 79 | McKeen's: 91 | NHL CS: 41 NAS

48. Warren Foegele

Warren Foegele
Profile
2013-14 Team: St. Andrew's College League: High School
Position: Left Wing Height: 6'1"
DOB: Apr. 1, 1996 Weight: 175 lbs.
2013-14 Statistics
Team GP G A PTS +/-
St. Andrew's 52 58 49 107 -
TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button:
A hard driving, good skating, get in the 'guts of the action' player who plays unselfishly and does the spade work for his team. Is just tapping into his potential and has great room to grow further and thus increase his impact.
Other Rankings:
Craig Button: 92 | THN: 62 | ISS: NR | hockeyprospect.com: NR | McKeen's: 61 | NHL CS: 66 NAS

49. Jayce Hawryluk

Warren Foegele
Profile
2013-14 Team: Brandon League: WHL
Position: Right Wing Height: 5'10"
DOB: Jan. 1, 1996 Weight: 186 lbs.
2013-14 Statistics
Team GP G A PTS +/-
St. Andrew's 59 24 40 64 +16
TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button:
Jayce finds a way to be productive. He is very smart and understands where he can make the optimal contribution. It can be done with skill, tenacity or physical play but he will find a way to impact the game in a positive manner.
Other Rankings:
Craig Button: 45 | THN: 80 | ISS: 94 | hockeyprospect.com: 64 | McKeen's: 56 | NHL CS: 37 NAS

50. Ryan Donato

Ryan Donato
Profile
2013-14 Team: Dexter League: US HS
Position: Centre Height: 6'0"
DOB: Apr. 9, 1996 Weight: 176 lbs.
2013-14 Statistics
Team GP G A PTS +/-
Dexter 30 37 41 78 -
TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button:
A well balanced player who may not catch your eye but he will contribute to the team. Skates well, good puck skills, smart and aware and it is difficult to make him a non-factor in the game because his understanding is so good.
Other Rankings:
Craig Button: 94 | THN: 40 | ISS: 100 | hockeyprospect.com: 53 | McKeen's: 38 | NHL CS: 58 NAS

51. Ben Thomas

Ben Thomas
Profile
2013-14 Team: Calgary League: WHL
Position: Defence Height: 6'2"
DOB: May 28, 1996 Weight: 194 lbs.
2013-14 Statistics
Team GP G A PTS +/-
Calgary 72 7 24 31 +11
TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button:
A very good skating defenceman who uses it to jump into the attack offensively or to close on opponents and deliver a big hit. Has a real spirit and desire in his play and makes a contribution in some manner. Potential is very good.
Other Rankings:
Craig Button: NR | THN: 57 | ISS: 82 | hockeyprospect.com: 87 | McKeen's: 65 | NHL CS: 86 NAS

52. Hunter Smith

Ben Thomas
Profile
2013-14 Team: Oshawa League: OHL
Position: Right Wing Height: 6'7"
DOB: Sept. 11, 1995 Weight: 220 lbs.
2013-14 Statistics
Team GP G A PTS +/-
Oshawa 64 16 24 40 +11
TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button:
Has continually improved to the point where he is an imposing figure in the game who is not delightful to play against. Smart, good offensive awareness, handles puck with confidence and asserts himself with intent to make an impact.
Other Rankings:
Craig Button: 88 | THN: 49 | ISS: 39 | hockeyprospect.com: 54 | McKeen's: 76 | NHL CS: 39 NAS

53. Mason McDonald

Mason McDonald
Profile
2013-14 Team: Charlottetown League: QMJHL
Position: Goaltender Height: 6'3"
DOB: Apr. 23, 1996 Weight: 181 lbs.
2013-14 Statistics
Team GP RECORD GAA PCT SO
C'town/Acadie-Bath. 29 8-18-0 3.44 .857 0
TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button:
Calm, unflappable, in control, 'steady as she goes' type of goaltender. Reads plays very well and gets into position without creating holes. Has the ability to make the saves at key times and has what could be called; an ideal demeanour.
Other Rankings:
Craig Button: 38 | THN: 52 | ISS: 2G | hockeyprospect.com: 31 | McKeen's: 55 | NHL CS: 2 NAG

54. Alex Peters

Alex Peters
Profile
2013-14 Team: Plymouth League: OHL
Position: Defence Height: 6'3"
DOB: July 2, 1996 Weight: 207 lbs.
2013-14 Statistics
Team GP G A PTS +/-
Plymouth 50 3 6 9 +9
TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button:
Big, good mobility, reads plays well and can defend with authority. Hard to break down and opponents have to really work to gain an advantage on him. Good poise with puck and an effective passer. Doesn't panic under pressure.
Other Rankings:
Craig Button: 58 | THN: 68 | ISS: 47 | hockeyprospect.com: 95 | McKeen's: 78 | NHL CS: 56 NAS

55. Nicolas Aube-Kubel

Alex Peters
Profile
2013-14 Team: Val-d'Or League: QMJHL
Position: Centre Height: 5'11"
DOB: May 10, 1996 Weight: 179 lbs.
2013-14 Statistics
Team GP G A PTS +/-
Val-d'Or 65 22 31 53 -1
TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button:
Has an offensive flair to his game and with his skating, stick handling, shot and confidence, he is not only capable of making things happen, he does so with a positive attitude and approach that screams; "I can do this."
Other Rankings:
Craig Button: 87 | THN: 60 | ISS: 73 | hockeyprospect.com: 46 | McKeen's: 57 | NHL CS: 40 NAS

56. Jonathan MacLeod

Johnathan MacLeod
Profile
2013-14 Team: USNTDP League: USHL
Position: Defence Height: 6'1"
DOB: Jun. 2, 1996 Weight: 189 lbs.
2013-14 Statistics
Team GP G A PTS +/-
USNTDP 19 1 4 5 -1
TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button:
Shows capability in a lot of different areas from skating to physical play, to jumping into the attack and taking shots. He appears to be scratching the surface of his potential because when he takes charge, he can make an impact.
Other Rankings:
Craig Button: NR | THN: 32 | ISS: 72 | hockeyprospect.com: 50 | McKeen's: 35 | NHL CS: 44 NAS

57. Ondrej Kase

Kase
Profile
2013-14 Team: Chomutov League: Czech
Position: Right Wing Height: 5'11"
DOB: Nov. 8, 1995 Weight: 167 lbs.
2013-14 Statistics
Team GP G A PTS +/-
Chomutov Pirati 37 4 3 7 -4
TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button:
You will not get 'flash' from Ondrej but will get very good, strong purposeful play in all areas of the game. Smart with good skills and understands how to play off his teammates, create opportunites and take advantage of them.
Other Rankings:
Craig Button: 49 | THN: NR | ISS: 150 | hockeyprospect.com: 80 | McKeen's: 52 | NHL CS: 8 ES

58. Brayden Point

Point
Profile
2013-14 Team: Moose Jaw League: WHL
Position: Centre Height: 5'10"
DOB: Mar. 13, 1996 Weight: 160 lbs.
2013-14 Statistics
Team GP G A PTS +/-
Moose Jaw 72 36 55 91 -27
TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button:
Incredibly productive in every significant and important area of the game. There is no situation he can't make an positive impact on and his determination is second-to-none in doing exactly that. Exceptional drive to succeed.
Other Rankings:
Craig Button: 17 | THN: 42 | ISS: 38 | hockeyprospect.com: 45 | McKeen's: 43 | NHL CS: 31 NAS

59. Keegan Iverson

Johnathan MacLeod
Profile
2013-14 Team: Portland League: WHL
Position: Centre Height: 6'0"
DOB: Apr. 5, 1996 Weight: 216 lbs.
2013-14 Statistics
Team GP G A PTS +/-
Portland 67 22 20 42 +16
TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button:
A rugged winger who can skate and likes to make physical contact to create opportunities for his team. His approach is to 'hit and ask questions later' and as an opponent, you best be aware when he's on the ice.
Other Rankings:
Craig Button: NR | THN: 90 | ISS: 85 | hockeyprospect.com: 124 | McKeen's: 94 | NHL CS: 85 NAS

60. Jake Walman

Jake Walman
Profile
2013-14 Team: Toronto Jr. Canadiens League: OJHL
Position: Defence Height: 6'1"
DOB: Feb. 20, 1996 Weight: 182 lbs.
2013-14 Statistics
Team GP G A PTS +/-
Toronto (OJHL) 43 7 26 33 -
TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button:
Very creative player who isn't afraid to try things yet does them in subtle ways that make you really take notice. Awareness, smarts, poise, puck skills and skating quickness is the basis of his game and his potential is very high.
Other Rankings:
Craig Button: 59 | THN: 69 | ISS: 64 | hockeyprospect.com: 55 | McKeen's: 49 | NHL CS: 47 NAS

Prospects 1 - 15 | Prospects 16 - 30 | Prospects 31 - 45 | Prospects 46 - 60 | Hon. Mention



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