Thu. Apr 22nd, 2021

By Sean Patrick Ryan

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While most of the talk early in the season has been about fellow Oil King teammates – Dylan Guenther & Sebastian Cossa, other 2021 draft eligibles are starting to heat up and catch scout’s attention.

Colton Dach (brother of Kirby Dach) of Saskatoon is one of those prospects. Dach, had back to back 2 goal games last week and is now up to 12 points in 12 games. He has NHL size, good strength and excellent hands around the net. He’s not real explosive but is a strong skater once he gets going. Playing with Tristen Robins & Kyle Crnkovic should mean his numbers will skyrocket. He very much looks like a potential 1st round pick right now.

Speaking of potential 1st round picks, Logan Stankoven could be as good a bet as anyone not named Guenther in this WHL draft class to go in the Top 32. Stankoven is a dynamic player with a good motor and big shot. He’s got 8 points in 3 games already (2.5 pts/game) and could ultimately prove to be one of the best scorers from this entire draft.

Finally, Conner Roulette started the season scoreless in his first two games, but has been on fire ever since. He’s currently riding a 6 game point streak (10 points), and has 34 shots in 8 games. Roulette will be one of the more polarizing prospects this draft – guaranteed. He has the offensive instincts & skill-set teams look for, but his skating & play away from the puck need work. So depending on who you talk to, he could be a 1st round pick too from this league.

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2021 Draft Eligibles

BirthdatePosNameGPGAPTeam
2003-04-10RWDylan Guenther11101020Edmonton
2003-01-27LWEric Alarie128614Moose Jaw
2003-01-04LWColton Dach127512Saskatoon
2003-05-25RWJake Chiasson115611Brandon
2003-05-13LWConner Roulette85510Seattle
2003-04-10LWZack Stringer114610Lethbridge
2002-09-23CRyder Korzcak6189Moose Jaw
2003-02-26CLogan Stankoven3538Kamloops
2003-02-16LDDru Krebs12088Medicine Hat
2003-09-10LDOlen Zellweger8268Everett
2003-04-11LWSean Tschigerl13448Calgary
2003-01-20LDTyson Galloway9347Calgary
2002-12-04CCole Dubinsky12167Regina
2003-01-10RWCarson Latimer11347Edmonton
2002-11-14RDVincent Lorio12336Brandon
2003-04-09RDKyle Masters9055Red Deer
2003-01-08LWLucas Ciona8145Seattle
2003-03-17RWChase Bertholet8145Winnipeg
2003-01-26CCaedan Bankier4235Kamloops
2003-02-18LWBrett Hyland11145Brandon
2003-06-30LWGabe Klassen6224Portland
2002-09-24CEthan Rowland13224Red Deer
2003-01-12CJayden Grubbe5123Red Deer
2003-01-28RWTyson Laventure11123Prince Albert
2003-05-22RWTy Nash11033Lethbridge
2002-10-26CDrew Englot13033Regina
2003-03-18LDElias Carmichael2112Kelowna
2003-04-10LDKeegan Slaney10022Edmonton
2003-09-09RDRyan McCleary7112Portland
2003-06-05CCraig Armstrong3022Prince George
2003-05-29LWZack Ostapchuk4112Vancouver
2003-01-15RWSteel Quiring 2101Kelowna
2003-02-05RDMarek Schneider5011Seattle
2003-05-21LDMarc Lajoie7011Tri-City
2003-03-16LWAidan Litke8101Portland
2003-04-28LDNoah Allan12011Prince Albert
2003-01-14LDCarson Lambos2000Winnipeg
2003-05-04CTrevor Wong2000Kelowna
2003-05-14LWTy Cheveldayoff6000Spokane
2003-07-30RDAidan Brook8000Medicine Hat
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BirthdatePOSNameGPW-LGAASV%Team
2002-11-21GSebastien Cossa610-01.48.943Edmonton

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