Scouting Reports

2019-20 Michigan HS: Top 50

Posted on April 3, 2020

We put together information from our scouts in Michigan to provide a quick list of the best 51 players we saw during the Michigan HS season. It was cut short like many other states so we missed seeing everyone but this is a what we have. Michigan High School hockey has seen a renaissance of…

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NCAA: UNH Lands Top Prep School Goalie

Posted on April 2, 2020

The UNH Wildcats added a significant piece for the future, committing 2002-born goaltender Jed Baliotti. Baliotti helped lead Berkshire to the Elite 8 semifinals this season, where he posted a .930 save percentage and a 2.05 GAA in 25 games. A Connecticut native, he also had a .919 save percentage last season. Baliotti has good…

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New NA3HL Franchise Will Partner With Local Labor Unions For Players to Learn Trades

Posted on April 2, 2020

The NA3HL announced that is has approved the transfer of membership, purchase and relocation of Evansville Jr. Thunderbolts membership by the Oregon Tradesmen (Madison Hockey Partners, LLC d/b/a). The team will be relocated to Oregon, Wisconsin (a suburb of Madison, Wisconsin) for the 2020-21 season and will henceforth be known as the Oregon Tradesmen.┬áThe team…

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OHL Draft US Rankings: Top 275

Posted on April 2, 2020

This is a strong year for the OHL Draft eligible prospects in the US. As a follow up to our 2004 US National Rankings over a month ago we have put together our top 150 prospects for the OHL Draft 1-150 and then listed the other 125 prospects who are also prospects to consider for…

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1999s National Rankings: Top 750

Posted on April 2, 2020

Neutral Zone is pleased to announce the Final National and League Rankings for NCAA-Eligible prospects born in 1999 playing in North America. This comprehensive list ranks the top 300 prospects in this birth year and then below ranks an additional 450 players within the league they play. “With the season being cut short this year…

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OHL Draft Ontario Final Rankings

Posted on April 1, 2020

NZ is pleased to release the 2020 OHL Draft Final Rankings for players born in Ontario or playing in Ontario. We will release our US list in 3 days with the top 100 OHL Draft prospects born in the US and playing in the US. “This will be a unique draft in that playoffs were…

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WHL Signings: Saskatoon Adds American D Pavel Bocharov; Everett Signs Two Players

Posted on April 1, 2020

The Saskatoon Blades inked American defenseman Pavel Bocharov to a WHL standard player agreement this week. According to a press release, the 16-year-old is expected to compete for a full-time roster spot out of training later this year. Bocharov is a 2004-born D who played for Mount St. Charles’ U15 team this past season; he…

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NCAA: Penn State Reportedly Lands Top Grad Transfer, NMU Picks Up Forward From NJ

Posted on March 31, 2020

Maine forward Tim Doherty will reportedly transfer to Penn State, according to a tweet from Mark Divver. Doherty is a Rhode Island native who led the Black Bears in scoring this past season, scoring 14 goals and adding 23 assists in 34 games. Over his three years at Maine, Doherty has totaled 34 goals and…

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NCAA: Suffolk Commits Swedish Defenseman Olle Akermark

Posted on March 30, 2020

Suffolk received a commitment from ’00-born defenseman Olle Akermark, who is listed as being from Tampa, Florida and was born in Stockholm, Sweden. Akermark is a 6-foot-2 blueliner who played four seasons at Governor’s Academy (2015-19), including captaining the team as a senior. This season he has appeared in 48 games for the Fredericton Red…

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Minnesota High School Top 30 Uncommitted Players

Posted on March 30, 2020

Minnesota High School Top 30 Uncommitted Players The State of Hockey has several top College prospects already committed to schools, however there is still plenty of talent to go around. There are a lot of great younger players who have not chosen their school due to the NCAA changing the timeline of verbal committing last…

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