• Scout's Analysis: How important is the Top Prospects Game?

    13 days ago - By Sportsnet

    The annual CHL Top Prospects Game goes Wednesday night in Langley, BC.
    Most of the top-rated players from NHL Central Scouting's mid-season North American list , who play in either the WHL, OHL, or QMJHL, are poised to show off their abilities in front of all 32 NHL team scouting staffs.
    Here are some pre-game notes:
    1. Connor Bedard will go No. 1 in the NHL draft. Nothing he does in this game will change his outlook.
    2. Bedard is playing centre for the Regina Pats. He's listed as a centreman for this game as well, but I'm curious to see if he ends up playing the wing at the NHL level...
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