San Jose Barracuda
San Jose Sharks acquire Jacob MacDonald, Martin Kaut from Colorado Ava...
Thu, 26 Jan 23 02:51:34 +0000
The San Jose Sharks and Colorado Avalanche have exchanged fledgling prospects in the hopes that a change of scenery will...
The 5 prospects with the most to prove in the 2021-22 season
Thu, 21 Oct 21 16:30:16 +0000
The distance between a bust prospect and a full-time NHL contributor is a thin one. Today, Elite Prospects Dir. of...
NHL Prospect Report
Reviewing the performance of Western Conference top prospects in the 2...
Fri, 08 Oct 21 23:30:23 +0000
As the NHL pre-season wraps up, Elite Prospects lead scout David St-Louis checks in on the progress of top prospects...
Prospect Pool Rankings
EP Rinkside 2021-22 Prospect Pool Rankings: No. 14-ranked San Jose Sha...
Mon, 27 Sep 21 02:18:24 +0000
The lottery winners don't always come out of the draft with the best haul. We saw that again this year...
Ranking the NHL's top 100 affiliated prospects in 2021: Skaters 100-51
Tue, 07 Sep 21 19:21:46 +0000
Elite Prospects team of scouts have convened to rank the 100 best prospects outside of the NHL. They start today...
The EliteProspects Rinkside 2020-21 Off-Season Prospect Pool Rankings:...
Sun, 29 Nov 20 20:00:06 +0000
Just when it seemed like the San Jose Sharks prospect pool was starting to run shallow, they went and out...
Ranking the NHL’s Best Prospects, Skaters 75-51
Wed, 30 Sep 20 19:00:03 +0000
We’re less than a week away from the draft, so what better time than now to take stock of the...
10 Observations From 2 Years of CHL Data Tracking
Tue, 22 Sep 20 19:00:33 +0000
In the pursuit for better CHL data, I’ve manually inputted event data in a spreadsheet for over 1200 games –...
The EliteProspects Podcast with J.D. Burke & Craig Button: Episode 1 w...
Thu, 06 Aug 20 19:00:14 +0000
The introductory episode of the EliteProspects Podcast with J.D. Burke and Craig Button is live. We had two excellent guests...
Introducing the EliteProspects Podcast with J.D. Burke and Craig Butto...
Wed, 05 Aug 20 17:00:31 +0000
There’s a new podcast in town. I’ve teamed up with TSN’s Director of Scouting Craig Button, and we’re bringing you...
BURKE: Re-Ranking the 2018 NHL Entry Draft
Thu, 30 Jan 20 20:29:30 +0000
It seems like just yesterday that the stars of today and even tomorrow crossed the stage in Dallas, donning their...
Around the AHL: The AHL-World Juniors Connection Runs Deep
Fri, 20 Dec 19 16:00:55 +0000
The IIHF World Junior Championship is an annual winter tradition, one where the AHL has always had healthy representation. This...
BURKE: One Prospect to Follow From Every NHL Team’s Training Camp
Thu, 12 Sep 19 20:01:09 +0000
Now that NHL rookie camps and their outsized import are firmly in the rearview mirror, our focus shifts to training...
Scouting Report: Anaheim Rookie Faceoff Wrap-Up, With Commentary From...
Wed, 11 Sep 19 20:03:40 +0000
IRVINE, CA – Six teams took to the ice for the 2019 Anaheim Rookie Faceoff this past weekend in Southern...
EP Rinkside Prospect Pool Rankings: No. 17 Ranked Edmonton Oilers
Wed, 31 Jul 19 21:17:13 +0000
In a perfect world, the Edmonton Oilers’ prospect pool rating in the bottom half of the NHL would signal a...
EP Rinkside Prospect Pool Rankings: No. 24 Ranked San Jose Sharks
Tue, 23 Jul 19 21:07:41 +0000
That the San Jose Sharks have been able to find any high-end NHL’ers at all in the last decade-plus of...