U14: Boston Advantage vs Long Island Royals and Shattuck vs Seacoast Academy

Posted on February 21, 2020

We posted a report this morning after the Shattuck St. Mary’s vs. Long Island game. That report contained 17 players and we saw those teams again tonight. Both teams won easily and unless we saw someone new who stood out or someone did something extraordinary, we have covered these teams pretty well for now. Below…

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U14: Shattuck St. Mary’s vs. Long Island Royals

Posted on February 21, 2020

Neutral Zone plans to watch several of the top Bantam teams in the US this weekend at the Seacoast Performance Academy U14 Invitational Showcase. The first game on Friday started at 1:10 and the next the next one begins at 5:30. We wanted to get some information up on the first game as we had…

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NSMBHL: Joneljim Cougars at The Rangers

Posted on February 19, 2020

Joneljim Cougars @ The Rangers; Regular Season Game; Feb 16th, 2020 Neutral Zone attended a NSMBHL regular season game as the Joneljim Cougars visited the Rangers in Lantz, Nova Scotia. The game was played evenly until the Rangers took over in the third period and cruised to a 5-2 win improving to 16-14-2. With the…

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U14 HPHL Playoffs: Top 60

Posted on February 13, 2020

It was an exciting weekend for the U14 HPHL Playoffs which were played in Rochester Hills, Michigan at the Onyx arena for the weekend of February 7-9. Team Illinois captured the championship with an exciting 2-1 shootout victory over Honeybaked. Honeybaked held on to beat Chicago Mission in the semi-final game with a score of…

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Names to Know: Port Huron Silver Stick Bantam AAA

Posted on January 14, 2020

Port Huron Silver Stick Bantam Finals Top 25 Players ranked Neutral Zone had three scouts at the Silver Stick Finals in Port Huron, MI. It featured some of the best Bantam teams in the United States and Canada. It was an all US Final Four as Shattuck St. Mary’s, Detroit Compuware, Buffalo Jr. Sabres and…

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Names to know: U14 Boston Jr Eagles vs Philadelphia HC

Posted on January 13, 2020

We saw two of the top ranked teams in the 2005 Bantam level square off for the first of 2 games to be played on January 11th. Both teams are very impressive and have multiple players who will be top candidates for the U.S. National Program.

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Rocky Mountain Classic: Top 85

Posted on January 1, 2020

This annual 16 team event is one of the premier Bantam Showcase events in Western Canada and is a can’t miss for every WHL and NCAA scout.  A great mix of Western Canada’s best CSSHL teams competing against some of the very best Major Bantam teams of the Alberta Major Bantam Hockey League. Neutral Zone…

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PSHF Showcase: Top 20

Posted on December 6, 2019

November 23, 2019; Colisee de Laval Over the weekend NZ had the opportunity to get our first glimpse of the PSHF showcase at the Colisee de Laval. Although we only caught action on for most of the day on Saturday, there were some players who stood out. The league is trending in the right direction…

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2019 Winnipeg Jets AAA Classic: Top 100

Posted on December 3, 2019

2019 Winnipeg Jets AAA Bantam Classic  Teams: (16) Arena: Bell MTS Iceplex – Winnipeg, MB Date: November 21nd-24th, 2019 Age Group: Bantam (2004-2006 Born) Introduction:     Neutral Zone was in attendance for all four days of the third annual Jets AAA Classic. We got an in-depth look at all 16 teams and we were…

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Bantam Eastern Exposure Cup: Top 60

Posted on November 13, 2019

Neutral Zone spent a few days bouncing from rink to rink as we continue to identify and evaluate the 2005 age group. This time we attended the Eastern Exposure Cup run by Matt Miles and the Eastern Exposure Hockey Group. The 2005 group played games at several NH Prep schools as well as Plymouth St….

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