Scouting Reports

Winnipeg AAA U15 January Report: Top 93

Posted on January 28, 2023

January was a busy month for our Western Canadian scouts preparing for the WHL Draft Midterm Rankings. In addition to attending the John Reid Memorial and Western Canadian Crown in Edmonton, our scouts covered Manitoba evaluating 6 games. 1/7 Yellowhead vs. Bruins Gold; 1/10 Thrashers White vs. Wild Gold; 1/13 Eastman vs. Norman Wolves; 1/15…

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Quebec Midget AAA January Report: 57 Prospects

Posted on January 28, 2023

NZ Quebec scouts were busy this month after the Quebec Midget AAA CCM Showcase getting follow up looks on prospects in the league. Our scouts viewed the following games and gave reports on the players who stood out with a focus on QMJHL Draft prospects. The grades are based on the individual games and not…

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Monctonian U18 AAA Challenge: Top 111

Posted on January 28, 2023

The Monctonian is one of the top tournaments in Eastern Canada showcasing the top prospects throughout Atlantic Canada from U18, U16 and U15 divisions. We had multiple scouts in attendance for this event and have produced a cumulative report on the top prospects. The grades are a based on the players performance in this event…

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NE Prep 2006-2008 Standouts

Posted on January 27, 2023

Below are 38 players (mostly 2007s) who we have tracked over the last first half of the prep season. Neutral Zone feels that each is a possible USHL and QMJHL draft pick. These single game player evaluations are already in RinkNet, meaning the management and scouting departments for those USHL and QMJHL teams are using…

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AJHL: Blackfalds vs Calgary

Posted on January 26, 2023

The Calgary Canucks hosted the Blackfalds Bulldogs Saturday night in an offensive battle. Each team traded opportunities with the Bulldogs able to grab a 6-5 victory. Below are the top players from this specific game Tanner Willick #3 (D, L, 5’8″, 155, Blackfalds Bulldogs, 12/20/2003) – Willick is an elite two-way defenseman that can control…

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SJHL: Two Games

Posted on January 26, 2023

NZ scouted two SJHL games. The first was the Kindersley Klippers at the Weyburn Wings on January 24th. The second was the Notre Dame Hounds at La Ronge Ice Wolves on January 22nd. 25 players who stood out were evaluated with grades. Kindersley Klippers vs Weyburn Red Wings, January 24th, 2023. A wild comeback from…

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NE Prep: Taft vs Kent

Posted on January 26, 2023

The Taft School played at the Kent School On Wednesday, January 25 in an important NE Prep matchup. Kent took a 4-1 lead but Taft stormed back to almost tie the game. The Kent Lions prevailed 4-3 as they held on. Below are 17 players who stood out. Grades are for this game only. Nick…

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Elite Prospects Cup Series #3: 33 Players Evaluated

Posted on January 24, 2023

Neutral Zone was in attendance for the Elite Prospects Cup Series Number Three, where we could view the 14U and 15s playing in some impressive matchups. During these matches we had 33 players stand out for evaluation. All players did well to make this report, and all evaluations are based solely on this series. Elite…

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CCHL: Three Games 36 Player Evaluations

Posted on January 24, 2023

NZ scouted three CCHL games and below are 36 player evaluations with grades. The first was Friday and featured the Pembroke Lumber Kings at the Brockville Braves on January 20. The second is from January 10 as the Smiths Falls Bears played the Ottawa Jr. Senators at the CCHL Showcase in Kemptville. The last was…

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MJHL: Two Games

Posted on January 24, 2023

NZ evaluated two MJHL games. The first is from Saturday as Portage Terriers traveled to The Pas to play the OCN Blizzard. The second was played on January 17 as the Dauphin Kings visited the OCN Blizzard again at The Pas. Grades are for these games only and the players did well to make this…

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