While Finland's gold medal-winning squad at the 2014 World Junior Championship featured a couple of noteworthy performers, the win was very a much a team win in that contributors could be found all across the roster.
Team Depth Chart of NHL Prospects
- Goaltending prospects
- Stable of big, physical defensemen
- Speedy, skilled crop of forwards
- Young centers
- Lacking experienced offensive-minded defensemen
Legend of Players' Leagues
- Playing in N.A. Pro (NHL, AHL, ECHL, etc.)
- Playing in CHL (OHL, QMJHL, WHL)
- Playing in NCAA
- Playing in Europe
- Playing in Junior 'A' (USHL, BCHL, AJHL, etc.)
- Not Categorized Yet
Team USA started their quarterfinal contest against Russia on the offensive, scoring three goals to take a 3-2 lead into the first intermission. But a string of USA penalties in the second period swung the momentum towards Russia as they scored the last three goals of the game to take the win, 5-3.
Welcome to the December 2013 edition of On the Rush, a monthly column featuring prospects at various levels of competition who are either exceeding expectations or are falling a little behind.
In recent years the Tampa Bay Lightning have shown a willingness to select players from a variety of leagues. Their prospect pool consists of a group of talented Europeans, intriguing NCAA players, and – because most of their recent CHL selections have turned pro – just six players playing junior hockey.
- Carter Ashton
- David Broll
- Anthony Cirelli
- Jeff Costello
- Cristiano DiGiacinto
- Jake Dotchin
- Danick Gauthier
- Yanni Gourde
- Nikita Gusev
- Henri Ikonen
- Bokondji Imama
- Mathieu Joseph
- Cody Kunyk
- Jonathan Marchessault
- Dan Milan
- James Mullin