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EHL Combine Boston 100+ Evaluations

Posted on April 21, 2024

The 2024 EHL Combine held in Boston, MA, from April 18-20 at the esteemed Cadillac Arena. Over these three intense days, six teams of talented players aged 16-20 showcased their skills, vying for coveted roster spots on both Eastern Hockey League (EHL) and Eastern Hockey League Premier (EHLP) teams. The competition was fierce, characterized by fast-paced action and physicality, yet marked by clean and fair play throughout. With each game serving as a platform for players to demonstrate their abilities, the stakes were high as coaches from various EHL and EHLP organizations were present, armed with contracts and eager to sign promising talents for the upcoming 2024-25 season.

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EHL Showcase Top 130

Posted on January 23, 2024

Neutral Zone attended the EHL Showcase in Newington, CT, from Monday, December 11-13. We had one scout in attendance and saw most of the teams play. We did not evaluate both CT teams, Seacoast or PHC. The event was well organized and attended by NCAA and non-NCAA (Club) coaches. The report has players that stood…

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EHL: Boston Jr. Rangers vs Worcester

Posted on March 24, 2023

It was a back-and-forth game between the Railers Jr. Hockey Club and the Boston Jr. Rangers at Schneider Arena on the campus of Providence College yesterday. This matchup between two defensively solid teams saw a limited amount of high-quality scoring chances. Most chances were routine stops for Railers’ goalie, Stefan Kulhanek and Jr. Rangers goalie,…

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EHL: Connecticut Chiefs vs HC Rhode Island

Posted on March 15, 2023

Game was played March 13, 2023 at Thayer Arena. The Connecticut Chiefs controlled most of the 1st period as it was HC Rhode Island’s goaltender, Callum Welch, keeping them in the game, turning aside several Grade A scoring chances from the Chiefs. The second period would be more of an even battle but the Chiefs…

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EHL: Two Games

Posted on March 9, 2023

Below are two games played in the EHL on Tuesday, January 7th. The first is the EC Wizards vs the Valley Warriors in huge game. The other EHL game we scouted is Philadelphia HC vs Team Maryland. There are 21 evaluations with grades for these games. Updated star ratings and a few new additions to…

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EHL Showcase: Top 160

Posted on January 21, 2023

Neutral Zone attended the EHL Showcase in Newington, CT on December 13th-14th. There were two games going on at the same time and we evaluated each one for at least one full game. Players did well to make this report as they stood out in our viewings. Grades are for this Showcase only and player…

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EHL: Lumberjacks HC vs Seahawks Top 10 Players

Posted on December 7, 2022

This matchup between the Vermont Lumberjacks and Seahawks Hockey Club at the Tony Kent Arena saw two evenly played periods with a middle frame totally controlled by the Seahawks. The second period proved to be the difference as both teams scored a goal a piece in the first and third periods, but the Seahawks blanked…

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EHL Walpole Express vs Boston Jr. Rangers

Posted on November 15, 2022

Game was played November 5 at Breakaway Ice Center. Players did well to make this report. Grades are for this game only. This one kind of got away from the Express Hockey Club as the final score doesn’t reflect the continuous pressure that the Express Hockey Club put on the Boston Jr. Rangers. David Filak…

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EHL: Protec vs Philadelphia

Posted on November 2, 2022

The Jr. Ducks and Little Flyers battled to a final score of 3-1 and a in for the Ducks in Aston. For the most part, the game was back and forth with each team capitalizing on a rare odd-man rush, Jr. Ducks at the end of the first and Little Flyers just a couple minutes…

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EHL: East Coast vs Worcester

Posted on October 13, 2022

Neutral Zone was in attendance for an EHL matchup between the East Coast Wizards and Worcester Jr Railers on October 10th, 2022. The game was a tight affair, with the Worcester Jr Railers needing overtime to secure a 2-1 victory against the Wizards. The players highlighted here fought hard to keep their respective teams in…

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