Announcing Russian Prospect.com (Photo © Getty Images)
We have started a new site dedicated to Russian prospects, RussianProspect.com.
We have compiled a list of Top Russians for the upcoming draft along with players' profiles (History, Talent Analysis and Future).
1. , 9D
2. , 8.5B
3. , 8.5B
4. , 8.5C
5. , 8B
6. , 8C
7. , 7.5B
8. , 7.5C
9. , 7C
10. , 7C
11. Nikita Gusev, 7D
For now the site has profiles for the top Russian players available for the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, but during the summer the site will be upgraded and it will have profiles of older and younger players, news, interviews and more scout reports, to give our readers the best coverage of Russian prospects available on the internet. The "Prospects" section of Russian Hockey Fans will be shut down.
ISS Final Rankings: Tarasenko #4, Burmistrov #14, Kuznetsov #19, Galiev #24 (Photo © sportbox.ru)
The International Scouting Services announced its final rankings for the upcoming 2010 NHL Entry Draft.
, playing for Sibir of the KHL, is the highest ranked European, having the 4th spot in the rankings.
There are three more Russian prospects in the Top 30, they are:
14. (OHL, Barrie Colts)
19. (KHL, Traktor Chelyabinsk)
24. (QJMHL, Saint John Sea Dogs)
The notorious has fallen out of the Top 30.