On the latest SCH Podcast, Brad, Brandon and Dave provide some instant reactions to the Blackhawks prospect scrimmage from Fifth Third Bank Arena. The trio discusses the top names of Kirby Dach, Adam Boqvist, Ian Mitchell and Alexander Nylander.
They also talk about Brandon Hagel and Philipp Kurashev as under the radar players that performed well in the scrimmage and should be players to watch in the AHL next season.
3:10 — Did the big names look like it?
7:00 — Where will Adam Boqvist play next season?
8:52 — Antti Saarela’s play in the offensive zone
9:50 — Alexis Gravel looked great in net
11:30 — Devin Cooley stands out among goalie invitees
12:10 — Brandon Hagel leads surprising standout pack
16:35 — Alexander Nylander leads disappointing prospects in scrimmage
20:40 — Tough to judge prospects who didn’t do on-ice sessions or attend
21:35 — Chad Krys had some notable defensive plays
22:30 — High-quality prospects make attending camp fun
24:30 — Pressure is on AHL, development staff to deliver with prospects
27:50 — What’s next for our prospect coverage
For those listening on Android devices, search “Second City Hockey” into Google Podcasts in the Google Play Store.