Best in class

MONTREAL – The project is a manifestation of inaccurate science. It takes at least a few years to get a meaningful answer on the true value of selected players, because there are too many factors in the development process to draw quick conclusions. But with a little success and a lot of hard work, the … Read more

CH’s 1st choice: the former general employer gives himself up to the game

Alain Cheney, a former director of hiring for the Anaheim Ducks, likes to get information from his former colleagues as each project approaches. This year, when he mentioned the name of Slovak Juraj Slafkovsky, he noticed something interesting. “I kept quiet for a while while I was asking questions to the right and to the … Read more

Wright and Cooley dream of Canadians

Buffalo Since the Montreal Canadiens won the NHL Draft lottery, Shane Wright and Logan Cooley have had plenty of time to imagine wearing the legendary blue-and-white-and-red jersey on the Bell Center catwalk next July. The two attackers also studied the training and managed to move forward for several years. Finally, they will have the opportunity … Read more