Wisconsin Hires Minnesota State's Mike Hastings As Next Men's Hockey Coach
Mar 30, 2023The University of Wisconsin said it was looking for an established head coach to lead its men's hockey program and they found one. Mike Hastings, who spent the last 11 seasons at the helm of Minnesota State's men's hockey team, has been named the new head coach for the Badgers. He replaces Tony Granato, who was let go upon the conclusion of his seventh season at the helm.
USHL's Next Rising Coach: Meet Waterloo Black Hawks Head Coach Matt Smaby
Mar 14, 2023Some of the most esteemed hockey coaches started in the United States Hockey League.
Quinn Finley Fitting In Seamlessly After Trade Back To Chicago
Feb 16, 2023Quinn Finley is back where his junior hockey career started.
Evaluating St. Louis Blues' Return In Vladimir Tarasenko Trade
Feb 9, 2023In the lead-up to the NHL Trade Deadline, prospect analyst Chris Peters will review the return on high-profile trades for the teams that acquire NHL prospects and draft picks.
USHL Trade Roundup: Chicago Steel Acquire Quinn Finley
Feb 9, 2023In advance of the USHL’s Feb. 27 trade deadline, the flip of the calendar saw several teams make significant roster additions.
Connor Bedard, Leo Carlsson Top Central Scouting Mid-Term Draft Rankings
Jan 13, 2023Connor Bedard is the top-ranked North American skater for the 2023 NHL Draft according to the NHL's Central Scouting Bureau in their mid-term rankings, released Friday. The WHL's leading scorer and reigning World Junior Championship MVP has built up a large consensus of his status as the top prospect for 2023.
2023 World Juniors: Omaha's Kevin Pasche Among USHL Europeans Standing Out
Dec 28, 2022MONCTON, N.B. – As USHL teams got to enjoy a bit of an extended holiday break thanks to Christmas falling on what otherwise would have been a game weekend, 12 current USHLers didn’t get to rest up. Instead, they traveled to the 2023 World Junior Championship where they put on their nation’s colors to compete at one of the biggest hockey events on the calendar.
2023 World Juniors: Breaking Down Defensemen, Goalies On USA's Camp Roster
Dec 6, 2022When the U.S. National Junior Team’s preliminary roster was announced, 10 of the 32 players selected are defenseman, while four were goaltenders. USA Hockey’s decision makers will have to cut one goaltender and three defensemen from their invite list to get down to the numbers required for the tournament. The expectation is USA will have 13 forwards, seven defensemen and three goaltenders on its roster.
Coast to Coast: Surprises, Concerns, Standouts And More
Dec 2, 2022Coast to Coast is FloHockey's monthly, cohesive news on North American hockey and livestreaming partnerships.
Connor Bedard Tops FloHockey's First 2023 NHL Draft Rankings
Nov 3, 2022The 2023 NHL Draft is shaping up to be a very good one. The talent at the very top is special, while a good chunk of the first round looks like it will be comprised of difference-making prospects. It’s still too early yet to make a total determination on the quality of the class as a whole, but early indications suggest teams with first round picks are going to get exceptional value.
NHL Draft: Central Scouting Releases Watch List, Omaha's Hrabal Gets 'A'
Oct 26, 2022The 2023 NHL Draft season is well underway and one of the annual rites of fall in the draft campaign is NHL Central Scouting Services releasing its preliminary players to watch list. With a group of independent regional scouts, the league’s Central Scouting helps provide one of the baseline rankings to paint a picture of the draft class as it stands currently. CSS somewhat mimics the scout room of an NHL team, and as such can vary wildly from the perspective of other teams and evaluators.