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Neutral Zone’s NHL section gives you behind the scenes, historical reports and rankings on some of the best players in the world. The NHL section of the site is solely focused on draft eligible players across all leagues across the world. Neutral Zone scouts NCAA, CHL, and European leagues and evaluates  players based upon their NHL potential.

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    September 19, 2020

    Tanner Kelly

    (8) Body Language – He is involved and yaps. We really do not have a problem with talkers.

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    September 17, 2020

    Stephen Halliday

    (6) Release – Quick, accurate and in stride. His first touch is elite and he handles poor passes with ease.

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    September 15, 2020

    Dylan Guenther

    Looking forward to the 2021 NHL Draft Dylan is a player who will be watched closely. He’s a big winger who thrives on contact and we feel that the shortened WHL season will work to his advantage if he was willing to put in the weight room work. Dylan is listed at 170lbs right now, but if he was able to add…

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Top 10 Rankings

# Name Conference
1 Michigan Big 10
2 North Dakota NCHC
3 Boston College Hockey East
4 Clarkson ECAC
5 Colorado NCHC
6 Northeastern Hockey East
7 Northern Michigan WCHA
8 Ohio State Big 10
9 Vermont Hockey East
10 Penn State Big 10
# Name Conference
2 Adrian NCHA
3 Trinity NESCAC
4 Aurora NCHA
5 Utica ECAC West
6 Endicott ECAC Northeast
7 Elmira ECAC West
8 SUNY Plattsburgh SUNYAC
9 WI River Falls WIAC
10 SUNY Geneseo SUNYAC
# Name League
1 Hamilton Bulldogs OHL
2 London Knights OHL
3 Niagara Ice Dogs OHL
4 Erie Otters OHL
5 North Bay Battalion OHL
6 Sudbury Wolves OHL
7 Peterborough Petes OHL
8 Saginaw Spirit OHL
9 Flint Firebirds OHL
10 Sarnia Sting OHL

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