HFBoards

Go Back   HFBoards > General Hockey Discussion > NHL Draft - Prospects
Mobile Hockey's Future Become a Sponsor Site Rules Support Forum vBookie Page 2
Notices

NHL Draft - Prospects Discuss hockey prospects from all over the world and the NHL Draft.

2015 NHL Draft: Marner breaks into a top 5 that otherwise remains unchanged in the Ma

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old
03-04-2015, 12:35 AM
  #1
HF Article
Registered User
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Country:
Posts: 12,508
vCash: 500
2015 NHL Draft: Marner breaks into a top 5 that otherwise remains unchanged in the Ma

Photo: Boston University forward and 2015 prospect Jack Eichel hoists The Beanpot trophy after the Terriers won the 2015 Beanpot by defeating Northeastern University 4-3 in the championship game (courtesy of Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)


 

While the top four players in the ISS Hockey March rankings for the 2015 NHL Draft remain unchanged, one player managed to move up a few slots to land among the top five prospects.

London Knights forward Mitchell Marner, the OHL’s leading scorer, has moved up three places to fifth in this month’s rankings. In a different year, Marner might well be a candidate to be chosen first overall given his offensive ability.… read more

The post 2015 NHL Draft: Marner breaks into a top 5 that otherwise remains unchanged in the March ISS Hockey rankings appeared first on Hockey's Future.



More...

HF Article is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-04-2015, 01:13 AM
  #2
Nalyd Psycho
Registered User
 
Nalyd Psycho's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: No Bandwagon
Country: Canada
Posts: 24,275
vCash: 500
First I've seen of Joel Ek Eriksson in the first round. A quick read sees no reason why not. Interesting to see new names. This draft is really anyone's guess from 15-45 or so.

__________________
Every post comes with the Nalyd Psycho Seal of Approval.
Nalyd Psycho is online now   Reply With Quote
Old
03-04-2015, 05:43 AM
  #3
sydion
Registered User
 
sydion's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2015
Posts: 314
vCash: 500
Kylington continues to fall. Passed by teammate Eriksson Ek. I generally don't like ISS rankings too much so I'm not putting too much stock into it. Eriksson Ek seems like an underrated prospect however. He seems exactly like the kind of guy Detroit would target late in the 1st.

sydion is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-04-2015, 10:19 AM
  #4
ulvvf
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2014
Posts: 1,966
vCash: 500
Kylington should be a lock in top 10 if, not top 5. Sure he has had some problems lately, but if a scout do not see the talent in him, they should get fired. If he goes this late, he could very well be one of the biggest steal of the draft.

I give my own top 30 of swedish player right now (will probably change to the draft), Do not count those that I havnt seen this year, so no Rasmus Andersson, Bouramman, Forsbacka Karlsson or Franzen. All would probably have been in the list otherwise, but how shall I evalute something I havnt seen lately?


Top 30

Oliver Kylington
Sebastian Aho
Robin Kovacs
Joel Eriksson Ek
Jesper Lindgren

Jens Lööke
Filip Ahl
Kevin Stenlund
Timashov
Lucas Carlsson

Oskar Lang
Johan Larsson
Gabriel Carlsson
Axel Ottosson
C Mastomäki

Lukas Vejdemo
Ekesthål Jonsson
J Davidsson
John Dahlström
Adam Brodecki

Henrik Törnqvist
Bagenda
Elvenes
Carl Ericson
F Forsberg

Younan
Leandersson
Olhaver
E Emanuelsson
Bernhardt


Last edited by ulvvf: 03-04-2015 at 10:25 AM.
ulvvf is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-04-2015, 07:24 PM
  #5
Passchendaele
Registered User
 
Passchendaele's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Laval, Quebec
Country: Canada
Posts: 6,325
vCash: 500


Crouse still being at #3 is quite telling about how today's players are evaluated (i.e. "intangibles" and "two-way play"). No wonder why so many people think Toews ranks #2 in the NHL.

Who needs Joe Sakic putting up points and pucks in the net when you can have Mike Peca and his two-way play along with his intangibles instead?



Marner has been tearing the OHL apart like no other draft-eligible player in years (minus McDavid, but he's the exception and the best OHL prospect in... forever). Being behind two phenoms like McDavid and Eichel is one thing.. but behind Crouse? Gimme a break.

Passchendaele is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Forum Jump


Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:04 AM.

monitoring_string = "e4251c93e2ba248d29da988d93bf5144"

vBulletin Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
HFBoards.com is a property of CraveOnline Media, LLC, an Evolve Media, LLC company. ©2016 All Rights Reserved.