Nation Network 2017 Prospect Profile: #1 – Nolan Patrick

We’ve reached the end of the glorious Nation Network prospect profiles for the 2017 NHL Entry Draft with the first ranked prospect, Nolan Patrick. Coming off an injury-plagued offseason and regular season, there are a lot of questions and debate about whether Patrick truly is the best prospect in this draft. But there is little doubt…


Nation Network 2017 Prospect Profiles: #2 – Nico Hischier

From an under-the-radar darkhorse to a 50/50 shot at going first overall, Nico Hischier has had a meteoric rise this season. The word perhaps most commonly used to describe him: electric. Lightning quick, and oozing skill and finesse, Hischier has top line point producer written all over him. The dichotomy between Hischier and Nolan Patrick…


Canucks Army Roundtable: Nico versus Nolan

I’m filling in for the venerable Matthew Henderson today, bringing you a very special NHL Entry Draft edition of the Canucks Army roundtable. We are now exactly one week away from the opening day of the draft, and the mammoth undertaking that is our Top 100 Prospect Profiles list is nearly complete. After Elias Pettersson,…


Canucks Can Look To Predators, Oilers & Leafs For Hope

It might feel like it’s not a good time to be a fan of the Vancouver Canucks after a disappointing 2016-17 season, but sometimes all it takes is for a team to get into the playoffs — and then something special can happen. Look at this season’s Nashville Predators, who were the 16th overall seed…


The Roundup

What’s going to happen with Sam Bennett, Leafs need to stay away from Chicago’s core, huge mistake if Oilers resign Russell, reliving the 2007 draft, Doug Weight as a head coach, expansion madness and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Violent Gentlemen.