Futures mailbag: Upside for Nurse and Reinhart, Fiala and more

By Ryan Kennedy

Our prospect expert delves into the development of a pair of Edmonton blueline hopefuls, tackles the short-term potential of Nashville's Swiss sniper and more as he answers questions from you, the readers. More

  • Leaked Islanders third jersey. (via Reddit)

    Leaked image shows potential Islanders black and white third jersey

    The New York Islanders reported black and white alternate may have leaked, and Islanders fans probably aren’t going to be too happy. The jersey, which is almost entirely black, features a few white stripes, white collar and only a hint of orange.

  • Keith Yandle. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

    The 10 most overvalued fantasy players for 2015-16

    Which high-profile players will cost you a lot at the draft table and burn you with subpar production? Here are some names to avoid in pools for 2015-16.

  • Charlotte Checkers logo. (via SportsLogos/Chris Creamer)

    AHL Logo Ranking: No. 12 – Charlotte Checkers

    It’s been tough times the past two seasons for the Charlotte Checkers, but at least they look great. The franchise has its roots in Albany where the River Rats had one of the most instantly recognizable AHL logos of all time, but the Checkers mark is certainly a worthy competitor for the franchise’s best.

  • Ryan McLeod (photo courtesy of OHL Images/Aaron Bell)

    Top 2018 draft prospect Ryan McLeod traded to Mississauga

    The MVP of the OHL Cup had been drafted by the Flint Firebirds, but was not going to report. So the relocated franchise traded his rights to McLeod's hometown Steelheads for a bevy of picks.

  • Claude Lemieux (Robert Laberge/Getty Images)

    Claude Lemieux to play for Avalanche alumni at Stadium Series game against Detroit

    If one player could add intrigue to the alumni game between the Colorado Avalanche and Detroit Red Wings, it’s Claude Lemieux. Lemieux confirmed that he would be playing in the Feb. 26 alumni game at the Stadium Series between the former rival teams.

  • Peter DeBoer. (Getty Images)

    Peter DeBoer’s 15-year-old son commits to Boston University

    It has been a big off-season in the DeBoer household. First, Peter DeBoer landed a new job as the bench boss of the San Jose Sharks and now his 15-year-old son Jack has committed to Boston University for the 2018-19 season.

  • The New York Islanders celebrate Mikhail Grabovski's goal after a beautiful passing play. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

    New York Islanders to go black and white in Brooklyn

    The New York Islanders aren’t abandoning blue and orange altogether, but they are getting a black and white alternate jersey for the new campaign. According to multiple reports, the new jersey will match the color scheme of the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets, who also play out of the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

  • Golden State Hockey Rush logo. (via AHL)

    AHL’s Heat, Condors to play outdoor game in California

    The Stockton Heat and Bakersfield Condors are set to take part in the first AHL outdoor game in California. In December, the Heat will host the Condors at Raley Field in West Sacramento, Calif., for an outdoor game as part of the Golden State Hockey Rush.

September 14, 2015

September 14, 2015

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Pool Guide 2015- 16

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