ST. LOUIS, MO – OCTOBER 14: Anaheim Ducks leftwing Max Comtois (53) gets ready to take a faceoff during a NHL Eishockey Herren USA game between the Anaheim Ducks and the St. Louis Blues on October 14, 2018, at Enterprise Center, St. Louis, MO. The Ducks beat the Blues, 3-2.
Photo by Keith Gillett/Icon Sportswire
Scouting Reports

Scouting Report: Anaheim Rookie Faceoff Wrap-Up, With Commentary From Players, Coaches

IRVINE, CA – Six teams took to the ice for the 2019 Anaheim Rookie Faceoff this past weekend in Southern California, featuring some of the best and brightest prospects that hope to one day be staples for their respective clubs. Hopefuls from the Anaheim Ducks, Arizona Coyotes, Colorado Avalanche, Los Angeles Kings, San Jose Sharks, and Vegas Golden Knights made their way down to the Ducks’ brand new practice facility in Irvine, California for three days of high-level action.

The score was kept and standings were tabulated, but ultimately the slate of games provided one massive opportunity for teams to evaluate the talent within their own systems, as well as that of their rivals’. National Hockey League general managers, head coaches, scouts, and agents could be seen every which way, giving

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