Top 50: Emerson Etem leads a middle group stocked with defensemen
Forward prospects Emerson Etem and Charlie Coyle settle into the middle section of the ranking, but not for lack of talent. Both players lit up the CHL last season, Etem breaking the 60-goal mark for Medicine Hat in the WHL and Coyle using his size and quick hands to fit right in with the high-octane Saint John offense in the QMJHL.
Two Washington Capitals prospects make their top-30 debut in this edition of the ranking. Braden Holtby's incredible playoff run with the Caps earns him a raise in the ranking, and 2012 first-round pick Filip Forsberg is another cerebral offensive player in the team's line of Swedish forwards.… read more