USHL Green Bay Combine: 200 2005’s

Posted on July 2, 2021

The USHL held a Combine in Green Bay, WI for the 2005 age group. Luke Curadi and his staff did a great job of providing an opportunity to evaluate theses players in an competitive and organized setting. Neutral Zone sent two scouts to evaluate the 2005 age group as the Phase I Draft approached. We…

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USHL Draft: Shattuck St. Mary’s 2005s

Posted on June 3, 2021

Shattuck St. Mary’s had 9 players selected in the USHL’s Futures Draft last week. Here is a look at how the players have developed from U14s in USHL Prospects

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USHL Phase 1 Draft: Minnesota Blue Army AAA

Posted on June 2, 2021

The Blue Army AAA had three players selected in the Phase I USHL Draft’s sixth round. Here’s a look at how each has evolved into high end players who are now high end USHL prospects.

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USHL Draft: Mount St. Charles 2005s

Posted on May 31, 2021

I remember the first time I saw him play in Exeter, New Hampshire in February of 2020. I loved his compete and awareness. That weekend had some NTDP kids playing, but Christian is the kid I remember first when I think back to that weekend. He just made the plays that I would want as a coach, and he made them look routine.

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USHL Draft: NV River Rats 15U AAA

Posted on May 29, 2021

The NV River Rats 15U AAA team had two highly skilled forwards selected in the draft. Both play with pace, protect the puck well and are not afraid to fire the puck while in traffic. In this review we take a look at Cam Russo and Joey Zheng’s progression from U14 standouts to potential USHL power forwards with speed.

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USHL Phase 1 Draft: Boston Jr Eagles

Posted on May 28, 2021

The Boston Jr. Eagles organization showed well in both the Phase I Futures Draft and the Phase II 2021 USHL Drafts. In total they had 14 players drafted and an additional 3 players attended the NTDP’s 40 man camp. In this draft recap we focus on their 2005 birth year players who were selected in the Phase 1 Futures draft and their evaluations as they’ve progressed through U14 hockey into potential USHL players.

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USHL: Clark Cup Finals Game 2: Fargo vs Chicago. 12 Players Evaluated.

Posted on May 20, 2021

Neutral Zone was in attendance for game two of the Clark Cup Finals between the Fargo Force and Chicago Steel. This was a highly entertaining matchup that was extremely competitive from the drop of the puck with both teams fighting for every inch of ice. Chicago opened the scoring up just a minute into the…

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Neutral Zone will host USHL Draft Show

Posted on May 5, 2021

Neutral Zone is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a live broadcast during the USHL Phase I and Phase II Drafts. This will be a live feed with several of our scouts talking about the drafted prospects to give both hockey professionals and hockey fans an inside look at this years talent pool….

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USHL: Tri City vs Sioux City. Top 12

Posted on April 26, 2021

Neutral Zone evaluated a tightly contested matchup that took place between the Tri-City Storm and Sioux City Musketeers on April 21st in Sioux City, Iowa. The two teams battled hard and saw the first forty minutes pass by without either team finding the back of the net. Sioux City was the better team for the…

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USHL: Waterloo vs Fargo. Top 12

Posted on April 20, 2021

Neutral Zone watched as the Waterloo Blackhawks went on the road to take on the Fargo Force in the first game of a back to back in Fargo. The first period saw good action on both ends of the ice as both teams were playing with pace and looking to put pressure on the other….

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