Sometimes playmakers don’t get quite as much attention as the goal scorers, so this week we take a look at the “Princes of Pass”, the “Dukes of the Dish,” or the “Sultans of the Sauce.”
The Friday Five returns as Editor Jake Jeffrey highlights five overagers turning heads around the OHL this season.
Highlighting the biggest acquisitions at the OHL trade deadline, and how they’ve impacted their new teams.
Junior hockey is typically known for its offence and high scoring games, but more often than not it’s strong goaltending that separates the good teams from the great.
The OHL has no shortage of scoring, but typically you see a team rely on one or two lines for their offence. Well, as this list shows, there are a few teams who look to one guy to carry the offensive workload.
A total of 19 current OHLers are competing in the 2017 World Junior Hockey Championship, with several playing key roles for their respective countries. On top of that, three players are all competing in the tournament, after playing in the OHL last season.
With the World Juniors beginning in a couple of weeks, players from the different countries have started making their way to their respective country’s camps, vying for a chance at international glory. However, every year, there are names that aren’t at the camps that some fans feel deserve to be there.