Scouting Report: Sebastian Cossa

Photo Credit: Andy Devlin / Edmonton Oil Kings Sebastian Cossa is a 2021 NHL Draft eligible prospect, who hails from Hamilton, Ontario. While Cossa was born in Hamilton, he spent the majority of his childhood in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Cossa was living in Fort McMurray at the time of the 2016 Fort McMurray wildlife firesContinue reading “Scouting Report: Sebastian Cossa”

Scouting Report: Ruben Rafkin

Photo Credit: Luke Durda/OHL Images Ruben Rafkin is a 2021 NHL Draft eligible prospect, who hails from Turku, Finland. Rafkin is an overager defensive prospect. Rafkin played youth hockey in the TPS organization before packing his bags for North America. Initially, he ended up at the South Kent School in South Kent, Connecticut and playedContinue reading “Scouting Report: Ruben Rafkin”

Scouting Report: Dmitri Kuzmin

Photo Credit: Dinamo Minsk Dmitri Kuzmin is a 2021 NHL Draft eligible left handed defenseman, who hails from Kholstovo, Belarus. For those unfamiliar with Kholstovo, it is a small town that sits between Mogilev, Belarus and Babruysk, Belarus. Kuzmin plays for Dinamo-Molodechno (Belarusian Extraleague), which is an affiliate of HC Dinamo Minsk (KHL). This pastContinue reading “Scouting Report: Dmitri Kuzmin”

Scouting Report: Ville Koivunen

Photo Credit: Oulun Kärpät / Iikka Pirttikoski Ville Koivunen is a 2021 NHL Draft eligible prospect and he hails from Oulu, Finland. Koivunen plays in the Kärpät system and was named the U20 SM-Sarja Rookie of the Year (Yrjö Hakala Award) back in late March. Koivunen has been playing in the Kärpät system since 2018-2019.Continue reading “Scouting Report: Ville Koivunen”

Scouting Report: Jack Matier

Photo Credit: Val Wutti Jack Matier is a 2021 NHL Draft eligible defenseman, who hails from Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. His father, Mark Matier, was drafted by the Washington Capitals in the 1992 NHL Entry Draft and played for the 1993 Memorial Cup champion Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds. Matier’s mother, Stacey Matier and Mark stillContinue reading “Scouting Report: Jack Matier”

2021 IIHF U18 World Championship Scouting Reports

Are you gearing up to watch the 2021 IIHF U18 World Championships from Frisco, Texas and Plano, Texas? If yes, check out our scouting reports on several 2021 NHL Draft eligibles playing in the tournament. The reports are hyperlinked in the chart below. Player Nation Position Scout Brandt Clarke CAN RHD Josh Simon Edvinsson SWEContinue reading “2021 IIHF U18 World Championship Scouting Reports”

Scouting Report: Francesco Pinelli

Photo Credit: Terry Wilson / OHL Images Francesco Pinelli is a 2021 NHL Draft eligible prospect, who hails from Hamilton, Ontario. Pinelli plays for the OHL’s Kitchener Rangers, but spent this season playing Slovenia for HDD Jesenice since the OHL did not return to play. Pinelli played youth hockey for the Toronto Red Wings andContinue reading “Scouting Report: Francesco Pinelli”

Scouting Report: Samu Tuomaala

Photo Credit: Oulun Kärpät / Iikka Pirttikoski Samu Tuomaala is a 2021 NHL Draft eligible prospect, who hails from Oulu, Finland. For those who are unfamiliar with Oulu, it’s one of the northernmost cities in Finland and is roughly a two hour drive to the Swedish border. Tuomaala plays in the Kärpät system and spentContinue reading “Scouting Report: Samu Tuomaala”

Scouting Report: Brennan Othmann

Photo Credit: Terry Wilson/OHL Images Brennan Othmann is a 2021 NHL Draft prospect, who hails from Scarborough, Ontario. Othmann is the son of Gery Othmann, who played Swiss hockey for over ten years with multiple teams including HC Thurgau and EHC Basel. His uncle, Robert Othmann played in Switzerland as well and spent the bulkContinue reading “Scouting Report: Brennan Othmann”

Scouting Report: Zachary Bolduc

Photo Credit: Katie Whitty Zachary Bolduc is a 2021 NHL Draft eligible prospect, who hails from Trois-Rivières, Quebec. Growing up, the Quebecer played youth hockey in the OHM Trois-Rivières Ouest organization and Panthères du Collège Marie de l’Incarnation. While playing for the Panthères, he played alongside a couple of 2021 NHL Draft eligible prospects includingContinue reading “Scouting Report: Zachary Bolduc”