Scouting Reports

U18: Chicago Young Americans at Soo Indians (Double Header)

Posted on September 21, 2020

The Chicago Young Americans U18 made the trip up to Sault Ste. Marie, Mi to play the Soo Indians on September 19 for the three exhibition games. In the first game, CYA came out flying in the first period as they put the pressure on the Indians. They broke the ice on the power play…

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EHL: New England Wolves Defeat Maine Eclipse 5-2 to Open Regular Season

Posted on September 19, 2020

The Eastern Hockey League got their regular season underway with three games this past Friday. The latest of these three games featured the New England Wolves playing host to the debuting Maine Eclipse. It was a great contest in which the final score did not accurately portray the competitiveness of both sides. The Wolves got…

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Quebec Midget: Gatineau Intrepid and Phenix Du College Esther-Blondin (English and French)

Posted on September 17, 2020

GATINEAU INTREPID Cedric Cardinal #4 (D, L, 5’8″, 145, Gatineau L’Intrepede, 08/06/2004)-Cardinal is an intelligent left-shot defender that maintains puck possession as opposed to forcing pucks into tight windows. His edgework and vision, combined with his overall athleticism, allow him to jump into the slot multiple times per offensive zone possession without compromising his defensive…

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MN Elite League Week #1

Posted on September 14, 2020

MN Elite League Week #1 Neutral Zone was in attendance for the opening weekend of the Upper Midwest HS Elite League in New Hope, MN. Eight teams are in the league that feature elite high school players from Minnesota and Wisconsin. The opening weekend saw every team play three games in two days, and produced…

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MN Blue Army at SSM U14; U15; U16

Posted on September 14, 2020

Neutral Zone was in attendance for the U14 SSM vs MN Blue Army Elite games Saturday September 12th. We watched the U14, U15 and U16 teams play. Grades for all games below are for this day only and players did well to make this report. The U14 game was a very one sided affair with…

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Neutral Zone Adds Brent Cullaton to Minnesota Scouting Staff

Posted on September 14, 2020

Neutral Zone has named Brent Cullaton as a new Minnesota regional scout, and he’ll be one of two head scouts in that regional along with Stephon Williams. Cullaton has an extensive background as a player, including a 16-year professional career, as well as a coach at the junior and Minnesota high-school levels. “Brent has a…

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NAPHL Fall Showcase U18: Top 45

Posted on September 12, 2020

Neutral Zone was in Duluth, MN for the NAPHL Fall Showcase for the U18. The showcase consisted of 8 teams with players from the State of Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan. The games were highly competitive and evenly contested games with heavy hitting, plenty of scoring and great goaltending. Michigan Hockey Advancement went undefeated as they…

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NAPHL Fall Showcase U16: Top 45

Posted on September 10, 2020

Neutral Zone was in Duluth, MN. for the NAPHL Fall Showcase for the U16 levbel. The showcase consisted of eight teams with players from the State of Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan. The games were highly competitive as with heavy hitting, plenty of scoring and great goaltending. Michigan Hockey Advancement went undefeated with four lines of…

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Quadriceps Contusions with Dr. Abene

Posted on September 10, 2020

Dr. Abene is a board certified Orthopaedic Surgeon. He did his Sports Medicine Fellowship at Stanford where he worked directly with the head team physicians for the San Francisco 49ers and Giants. He is currently the head team physician for the San Jose Sharks AHL affiliate, the San Jose Barracuda. He is also a volunteer…

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Mass HS Hockey Showcase: Top 45

Posted on September 8, 2020

Mass HS Hockey Showcase: Top 45

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