15. Rossi is a complete player with loads of skill and smarts. He came over after the world juniors and put up more than a point per game for Hamilton. /* sc-component-id: FooterLinkColumnContainer-id_krzfba */ Round 2: Boston Bruins: Brett Berard, LW, U.S. NTDP (USHL): A potential future replacement for Brad Marchand, Berard is a tenacious pest with skill who will go to the front of the net to cause chaos, especially on the power play. JAN 28 2019 | THE ROOKIE ISSUE. Case in point: Ponomaryov is a point-per-game player in the QMJHL with Shawinigan. It's really a toss-up between Guhle and Schneider, so the Flyers get a good one to continue getting depth on their back end. The Hockey News has been in publication since 1947 and has a variety of issues throughout the year that are must-reads. 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The Shawinigan standout is a good skater with a sweet one-timer and he plays the game with a ton of skill. 1 ingredient for winning hockey in the playoffs. 7. Carolina Hurricanes (from TOR): Dawson Mercer, C, Chicoutimi Sagueneens (QMJHL): Mercer is the kind of kid that every team can use and Carolina doesn't have any pressing needs, so they might as well grab a toolsy asset. It was founded in 1947 and grew to become known as The Bible of Hockey. Holtz is a wicked shooter with a projectable frame and has the potential to be a real difference-maker on the power play. TEAMS: Mtl, NYR, Det, StL Lapierre can kill opponents with his speed, allowing his skill to flourish. San Jose Sharks (from TB): Ty Smilanic, C, U.S. NTDP (USHL): Injuries held Smilanic back this season, but the Quinnipiac commit has a ton of potential and likely would have been a beast at the NHL combine, had it not been cancelled. 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National Geographic Magazine Print Magazine $19.00 ($1.58 / 1 issue) Ships from and sold by . 21. Montreal Canadiens: Dylan Holloway, C, Wisconsin (BigTen): Thanks to Cole Caufield, the Habs likely got to see a lot of teammate Holloway this past season, so they'll know what the kid brings to a team. Not a subscriber? New York gets a fantastic asset to add to the likes of Panarin, Zibanejad and young Kakko up front. News Future Watch: The top 10 players to watch at the World Junior A Challenge. But not every country follows that hockey model, meaning Russia and the Czech Republic need to get more creative. Askarov's KHL contract runs until April 2022, meaning he could hypothetically be in the NHL by the start of 2022-23.