NHL Central Scouting Announces Midterm Rankings with 134 CHL Players

By League Press Release

NHL Central Scouting today announced their Midterm Rankings for the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.

The rankings, which consist of 211 North American Skaters and 32 North American goaltenders includes 113 CHL skaters and 21 CHL goaltenders.  The WHL leads the way with 41 skaters ranked, followed closely by the OHL with 40 players and the QMJHL with 32 skaters.  In goal, the OHL leads the way with 10 goaltenders ranked, followed by the QMJHL with six and the WHL with five.  There are separate rankings for European Skaters and Goaltenders.

The first four players ranked by NHL Central Scouting are CHL players headlined by Taylor Hall of the Windsor Spitfires, followed by Tyler Seguin of the Plymouth Whalers, Cam Fowler of the Windsor Spitfires, and Brett Connolly of the Prince George Cougars.  The top QMJHL rated player is Brandon Gormley of the Moncton Wildcats ranked at number eight.  Calvin Pickard of the WHL’s Seattle Thunderbirds is the top rated North American goaltender.

Players in bold have been named to the rosters for the 2010 Home Hardware CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game.

CHL Skaters:

Rank Name Team League Height Weight Position
1 HALL, TAYLOR WINDSOR OHL 6′ 0.75" 186 LW
2 SEGUIN, TYLER PLYMOUTH OHL 6′ 0.75" 180 C
3 FOWLER, CAM WINDSOR OHL 6′ 2" 195 D
4 CONNOLLY, BRETT PRINCE GEORGE WHL 6′ 2" 181 RW
6 GUDBRANSON, ERIK KINGSTON OHL 6′ 3.75" 195 D
7 BURMISTROV, ALEXANDER BARRIE OHL 5′ 11.5" 162 C
8 GORMLEY, BRANDON MONCTON QMJHL 6′ 2" 187 D
9 PYSYK, MARK EDMONTON WHL 6′ 1" 179 D
10 MCFARLAND, JOHN SUDBURY OHL 6′ 0" 200 C
13 ETEM, EMERSON MEDICINE HAT WHL 5′ 11.75" 190 RW
14 NIEDERREITER, NINO PORTLAND WHL 6′ 1" 205 RW
15 KABANOV, KIRILL MONCTON QMJHL 6′ 2" 173 LW
16 JOHANSEN, RYAN PORTLAND WHL 6′ 2.25" 194 C
22 TOFFOLI, TYLER OTTAWA OHL 6′ 0" 183 C
23 GALIEV, STANISLAV SAINT JOHN QMJHL 6′ 0.5" 177 RW
24 MARTINDALE, RYAN OTTAWA OHL 6′ 3" 195 C
25 WATSON, AUSTIN PETERBOROUGH OHL 6′ 3" 180 RW
26 TELEGIN, IVAN SAGINAW OHL 6′ 2.25" 194 RW
27 MCILRATH, DYLAN MOOSE JAW WHL 6′ 3.25" 210 D
29 HOWDEN, QUINTON MOOSE JAW WHL 6′ 0.75" 183 C
33 STRAKA, PETR RIMOUSKI QMJHL 6′ 1" 184 RW
34 PETROVIC, ALEXANDER RED DEER WHL 6′ 3.5" 192 D
35 CULEK, JAKUB RIMOUSKI QMJHL 6′ 3" 175 LW
38 SPOONER, RYAN PETERBOROUGH OHL 5′ 10.5" 174 C
43 RUTKOWSKI, TROY PORTLAND WHL 6′ 1.5" 208 D
44 SHIPLEY, STEVEN OWEN SOUND OHL 6′ 2" 204 C
45 WEAL, JORDAN REGINA WHL 5′ 8.5" 156 C
46 HISHON, JOEY OWEN SOUND OHL 5′ 9.25" 172 C
47 SKINNER, JEFF KITCHENER OHL 5′ 10" 197 RW
51 SILAS, STEPHEN BELLEVILLE OHL 6′ 0.25" 190 D
53 STONE, MARK BRANDON WHL 6′ 2.25" 188 RW
56 HAMILTON, CURTIS SASKATOON WHL 6′ 2.25" 209 LW
57 DAVIDSON, BRANDON REGINA WHL 6′ 1" 190 D
58 ARCHIBALD, BRANDON SAULT STE. MARIE OHL 6′ 3.25" 203 D
59 MADAISKY, AUSTIN KAMLOOPS WHL 6′ 1.75" 186 D
62 SHUGG, JUSTIN WINDSOR OHL 5′ 10.75" 184 LW
63 BEUKEBOOM, BROCK SAULT STE. MARIE OHL 6′ 0.75" 197 D
64 SHALLA, JOSH SAGINAW OHL 6′ 1" 194 LW
65 YOGAN, ANDREW ERIE OHL 6′ 2.75" 202 C
66 SMITH, DALTON OTTAWA OHL 6′ 2" 203 LW
67 SMITH-PELLY, DEVANTE MISSISSAUGA ST. MICHAEL’S OHL 5′ 11.5" 214 RW
68 INGLIS, CHARLES SASKATOON WHL 5′ 11" 187 C
69 ROSS, BRADLEY PORTLAND WHL 5′ 11.25" 181 LW
70 GAUTHIER-LEDUC, JEROME ROUYN-NORANDA QMJHL 6′ 0.5" 180 D
72 MACAULAY, STEPHEN SAINT JOHN QMJHL 6′ 1.25" 175 LW
74 THERIAU, ALEX EVERETT WHL 6′ 1.5" 189 D
78 BOURNIVAL, MICHAEL SHAWINIGAN QMJHL 5′ 11" 184 LW
80 WIND, CAMERON BRAMPTON OHL 6′ 1" 200 D
82 LEVASSEUR, JULIEN RIMOUSKI QMJHL 6′ 2.5" 188 D
85 MACKENZIE, MATT CALGARY WHL 6′ 1" 193 D
87 CARRICK, SAM BRAMPTON OHL 6′ 0" 188 C
89 AUBRY, LOUIS-MARC MONTREAL QMJHL 6′ 3" 190 C
90 ARONSON, TAYLOR PORTLAND WHL 6′ 0.25" 196 D
92 SUNDHER, KEVIN CHILLIWACK WHL 5′ 11.75" 192 C
93 MCFAULL, KENDALL MOOSE JAW WHL 6′ 2" 187 D
94 MCKEGG, GREGG ERIE OHL 5′ 11.75" 191 C
96 STAHL, TYLER CHILLIWACK WHL 6′ 1.25" 180 D
99 ELLIS, MORGAN CAPE BRETON QMJHL 6′ 1" 197 D
101 MACEK, BROOKS TRI-CITY WHL 5′ 10.75" 180 C
102 HAMILTON, FREDDIE NIAGARA OHL 6′ 0.75" 187 C
104 EMOND, ALEX RIMOUSKI QMJHL 6′ 0" 197 C
108 ABELTSHAUSER, KONRAD HALIFAX QMJHL 6′ 5" 190 D
111 CHAPUT, MICHAEL LEWISTON QMJHL 6′ 1.5" 194 C
114 THOMAS, CHRISTIAN OSHAWA OHL 5′ 8.5" 162 RW
115 SUTCH, GREGG MISSISSAUGA ST. MICHAEL’S OHL 6′ 2" 193 RW
116 HONEJSEK, ANTONIN MOOSE JAW WHL 5′ 10.5" 178 LW
117 LEVI, AUSTIN PLYMOUTH OHL 6′ 3" 192 D
118 BOUTET, ETIENNE RIMOUSKI QMJHL 6′ 0.75" 190 D
120 BLAIN, JEREMIE ACADIE-BATHURST QMJHL 6′ 2.25" 190 D
121 BARNETT, J.T. VANCOUVER WHL 5′ 11.75" 191 LW
123 KNIGHT, JARED LONDON OHL 5′ 10.5" 186 C
124 LANE, PHILIP BRAMPTON OHL 6′ 2.25" 194 RW
125 GAUTHIER, DANICK SAINT JOHN QMJHL 6′ 1.25" 182 RW
128 NICHOLLS, JOSH SASKATOON WHL 6′ 1.5" 174 RW
129 REGIMBALD, ROCK CHICOUTIMI QMJHL 6′ 0.5" 180 C
131 GUDAS, RADKO EVERETT WHL 5′ 11" 192 D
137 HARRISON, RYAN PRINCE ALBERT WHL 5′ 9.25" 185 C
138 CARRIER, SAMUEL LEWISTON QMJHL 6′ 0.5" 186 D
141 SUTTER, BRODY LETHBRIDGE WHL 6′ 4" 190 C
142 ROGALSKI, JOE SARNIA OHL 6′ 1.25" 195 D
143 TREMBLAY, JULIEN ACADIE-BATHURST QMJHL 5′ 10.75" 173 LW
145 SEDLAK, ADAM PETERBOROUGH OHL 6′ 1.25" 205 D
146 MESSIER, JORDAN TRI-CITY WHL 6′ 2" 192 RW
149 BRUNELLE, JONATHAN DRUMMONDVILLE QMJHL 6′ 0.5" 187 LW
151 CHAPMAN, MITCH KELOWNA WHL 6′ 2.25" 217 D
152 GALLAGHER, BRENDAN VANCOUVER WHL 5′ 8.5" 163 RW
154 FESER, JUSTIN TRI-CITY WHL 5′ 8.75" 181 LW
156 MCKINLAY, DYLEN CHILLIWACK WHL 5′ 11" 162 RW
157 REINHART, MAXWELL KOOTENAY WHL 6′ 0.75" 180 C
158 VERMETTE, GABRIEL CHICOUTIMI QMJHL 6′ 1" 187 D
160 JANOSIK, ADAM GATINEAU QMJHL 5′ 10.5" 170 D
162 MCCAULEY, MYLES PLYMOUTH OHL 6′ 0.5" 178 RW
163 LAROCQUE-MARCOUX, NICOLAS SHAWINIGAN QMJHL 5′ 11" 170 LW
164 BULMER, BRETT KELOWNA WHL 6′ 2.25" 175 RW
167 ALDERSON, BRANDON SARNIA OHL 6′ 3.75" 190 RW
168 RANFORD, BRENDAN KAMLOOPS WHL 5′ 9.5" 182 LW
169 SCHEMITSCH, GEOFFREY OWEN SOUND OHL 6′ 1" 180 D
171 MCNEILL, REID LONDON OHL 6′ 3" 191 D
176 MONTGOMERY, BROCK KOOTENAY WHL 6′ 1.25" 187 RW
179 EVANS, JORDAN SWIFT CURRENT WHL 6′ 0.25" 178 D
180 KINDL, DENIS GATINEAU QMJHL 5′ 10.25" 174 C
181 BEACH, CODY CALGARY WHL 6′ 4.75" 180 RW
183 SGARBOSSA, MICHAEL SAGINAW OHL 5′ 10.25" 171 C
184 CROTEAU, OLIVIER GATINEAU QMJHL 6′ 1.5" 192 C
188 FERLAND, MICHAEL BRANDON WHL 6′ 0.25" 195 LW
189 FROATS, DEREK KINGSTON OHL 5′ 11" 173 LW
191 ASSELIN, GUILLAUME MONTREAL QMJHL 5′ 10.5" 185 LW
194 CORD, ALEX MISSISSAUGA ST. MICHAEL’S OHL 6′ 1.5" 195 D
198 CUNNINGHAM, CRAIG VANCOUVER WHL 5′ 9.75" 180 LW
200 HYNES, BRANDON VICTORIAVILLE QMJHL 5′ 8" 175 RW
203 POLASEK, ADAM PEI QMJHL 6′ 3" 190 D
205 DORE, PATRICK QUEBEC QMJHL 6′ 3" 200 D
206 PARKES, TREVOR MONTREAL QMJHL 6′ 1" 170 RW
208 POROWSKI, MITCHELL GATINEAU QMJHL 6′ 3.75" 197 LW

Click here to see the complete list of North American Skaters ranked by NHL Central Scouting.

CHL Goaltenders:

Rank Name Team League Height Weight
1 PICKARD, CALVIN SEATTLE WHL 6′ 0.5" 200
3 CORBEIL-THERIAULT, MATHIEU HALIFAX QMJHL 6′ 5.75" 186
4 DOMINGUE, LOUIS QUEBEC QMJHL 6′ 2.5" 185
7 SIMPSON, KENT EVERETT WHL 6′ 2.5" 182
8 VISENTIN, MARK NIAGARA OHL 6′ 1.25" 185
9 GRUBAUER, PHILLIPP WINDSOR OHL 6′ 0.25" 180
10 CLERMONT, MAXIME GATINEAU QMJHL 6′ 0" 189
11 SADIKOV, RASMUS ERIE OHL 6′ 2" 230
13 WEDGEWOOD, SCOTT PLYMOUTH OHL 6′ 0.5" 195
14 BUNZ, TYLER MEDICINE HAT WHL 6′ 1.25" 196
16 MCGRATH, DALTON BARRIE OHL 6′ 0.25" 188
18 HOUSER, MICHAEL LONDON OHL 6′ 0.75" 185
20 ANDERSON, JP MISSISSAUGA ST. MICHAEL’S OHL 5′ 11.25" 192
22 NADEAU, GUILLAUME ACADIE-BATHURST QMJHL 6′ 0.75" 180
23 LANIGAN, CAM EDMONTON WHL 6′ 1.75" 180
24 GIROUX, SIMON BAIE-COMEAU QMJHL 5′ 11.5" 196
26 MRAZEK, PETR OTTAWA OHL 5′ 11.5" 162
27 TREMBLAY, PHILIPPE RIMOUSKI QMJHL 6′ 2" 201
28 BAILIE, KEVIN OSHAWA OHL 6′ 2.5" 189
30 O’HAGAN, BRYCE SAULT STE. MARIE OHL 6′ 2" 190
32 ANDERSON, BRANDON LETHBRIDGE WHL 5′ 11.25" 170

Click here to see the complete list of North American Goaltenders ranked by NHL Central Scouting.