Eric Tangradi

#49LW,
Height: 6' 4"
Weight: 221
Born:
Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Draft: 2007 2nd round (42nd pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • Point-Counterpoint: Tomas Tatar, Drafting a Forward and Kevin Shattenkirk
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    Point-Counterpoint: Tomas Tatar, Drafting a Forward and Kevin Shattenkirk

    Welcome to another edition of Point-Counterpoint. Corey (CoreyWIIM) and Kyle (KTBauer). We will have a statement, Corey and Kyle will be placed on either side of the issue and will need to defend the side they were placed on. This will be interesting at times, because either could and will at times be placed on the side of an issue that we have to defend, but don’t agree with. Statement: The Red Wings should draft a forward not a defenseman in the NHL Draft next month. Point Kyle: The Red Wings struggled in every aspect this season. While we can all agree the blueline is glaring, there is a solid group of prospects on the way including Joe Hicketts, Filip Hronek, Jordan Sambrook and most notably

  • 2017 NHL Draft Profile: Casey Mittelstadt
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    2017 NHL Draft Profile: Casey Mittelstadt

    Player vitals Name: Casey Mittelstadt Position: Center/Left Wing Date of birth: November 22, 1998 Birthplace: Eden Prairie, Minnesota Height: 6’1” Weight: 201 lbs NHL comparable: Tyler Seguin Rankings ISS Hockey: #5 McKeen’s Hockey: #4 Future Considerations: #4 NHL CSS: #3 (North American skaters) Player Analysis Casey Mittelstadt is a dominant forward who has the ability to take over a game. He’s got an explosive first step, high-end top speed, incredible vision and instincts, a wicked shot, and soft hands with the puck on his stick. Although I couldn’t find any real highlights of his work in the defensive zone, I have no doubt in my mind he’ll be able to play an effective defensive game as