Who to watch at the WJAC

Derek Neumeier2019 Draft Center, Tournaments & Events

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While the prestigious World Junior Championship draws the most attention when it comes to junior tournaments in December, there is another annual event that, while it might not have the same overall star power, presents a comparably good opportunity to scout some of the best draft-eligible prospects in advance of that year’s draft.

Lafreniere to lead Canada at Hlinka Gretzky Cup

Aaron Vickers2019 Draft Center, QMJHL, WHL

Alexis Lafreniere is set to lead Canada. Lafreniere, who had 42 goals with Rimouski of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League last season, will captain Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team at the 2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup. Lafreniere, 16, is a potential top pick in the 2020 NHL Draft. He will be joined by 2019 NHL Draft eligible defenseman Bowen … Read More