Calling All Goalies: It's That Time Once Again!

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com For most people, the onset of October conjures up thoughts of pumpkin spice, sweater weather, Halloween and fall colors. That's not the case for North American hockey…

An Updated Outline of Junior Hockey in the United States

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com As the final days of summer wind down and autumn approaches, many North American junior hockey leagues already have begun play, with those that have yet to start …

NAHL Showcase Highlights League's Success with College Commitments

By Scott Lowe – MYHockeyRankings.com It’s a safe bet that if you were to drop in on any NCAA men’s college hockey team this week you would notice that something is different. For the…

A New Season Can Present New Challenges

By Scott Lowe – MYHockeyRankings.com This is the most exciting time of year for many young hockey players, and the level of excitement can be even greater for those playing on new teams or competing…

Newer Faces Highlight WWC Gold Medal Matchup

Sportsnet.ca Photo By Scott Lowe – MYHockeyRankings.com This time it’s the same, but different. Later today in Denmark when a pair of familiar rivals meet yet again with a gold medal on…

Introducing Team Notifications!

MYHockey Rankings is rolling out another new feature to enhance the youth hockey community’s experience on our platform! On top of the previous off-season announcements you may have seen over the…

The Rink Shrinks Episode 85: MYHockey Rankings + Mailbag

BY & Motts open up the mailbag this week plus bring you an interview with Neil & Ian Lodin of MYHockey Rankings! Before bringing on the MHR guys and answering your questions the guys catch up …

For Once It's Not All About USA vs. Canada at Women's Worlds

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com When it comes to international hockey, no matchup is more revered or anticipated than games between Canada and the United States. They are the world’s top two…

USA Seeks Redemption at Women

Associated Press Photo By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com It was about this time last year that the puck dropped on perhaps the most anticipated and talked-about women’s international ice hockey…

A Change Would Do the WJC Good

MLive.com Photo By Scott Lowe – MYHockey Rankings Latvia’s preliminary-round upset of Czechia for its first victory in 28 World Junior Championship games proved to be a major turning point…

WJC Looks to Ramp Up Interest & Excitement in Quarterfinals

CBC Photo By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com The energy, excitement – and hopefully fan interest – is expected to ramp up in Edmonton at the International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior…

The Rink Shrinks Episode 82: South Carolina Stingrays President, Robbie Concannon

BY & Motts are back for Episode 82 fresh off of the Rink Shrinks first ever street hockey festival which took place last Saturday. Thank you to everyone who came out to play, work, watch, and support…

This WJC is About More Than Gold, Silver or Bronze

Yahoo photo By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com Last week I turned on one of Team USA’s preliminary-round World Junior Championship games – I can’t remember which one, because…

WJC 2022: Hopefully the Second Time's the Charm

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com No matter when or where the International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship is played, the tournament has evolved into an annual battle among the United…

Making the Most of Your Tryout Camp Experience

Pembroke Lumber Kings Photo By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com This article is reposted from June 2021.  If you ask multiple people to describe a junior hockey main camp, you’re likely…

What Scouts Look For: Successful Players Embrace the Three "C

This is the third in series of articles examining in detail what hockey coaches and scouts at the NCAA, junior, AAA and prep-school levels look for when watching potential prospects.    By…

Introducing USA 10U Girls Ratings

Photo Credit: Honeybaked Hockey Club Traditionally, MYHockey Rankings (MHR) has not provided ratings for girls teams at the 10U age level. There were a few different reasons for this. MHR has continued…

What to Expect from "Main Camp Season"

Chippewa.com photo   By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com Re-posted from July 12, 2020   If you have a kid playing AA or AAA hockey who is over the age of 14 you’ve probably heard…

The Frenzy Has Arrived!

Sportsnet.ca Photo By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com During the last few years we’ve been treated to much more high-level summer hockey than usual thanks to COVID-impacted National Hockey League…

Announcing the North American Jersey Challenge!

One of the best things about walking into a facility that has multiple ice rinks during a large youth hockey tournament is the flood of colors you see on and off the ice. It’s so much fun to cruise…

After Another Controversial Ending It's Time for the NHL to Figure it Out

Sportsnet.ca Photo By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com It happens this time every year, and it’s as predictable as Pavlov’s dogs, the swallows returning to Capistrano and Canada geese heading…

Memorial Cup Preview & Viewing Guide

NHL.com photo By Scott Lowe – MYHockeyRankings.com With the Stanley Cup finals already underway, when the puck drops to open play in the Memorial Cup Monday at 6 p.m. EDT, the long journey that…

Good Things Come to Those Who Wait: The U15 AA Peterborough Ice Kats

PTBOCanada.com Photo By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com It happens in youth sports all the time.  A special group of athletes that just happened to be born during the same year randomly comes…

Avs-Bolts Stanley Cup Matchup Elicits Memories of the '80s

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com As we prepare for Game 1 of the National Hockey League’s Stanley Cup Finals, it’s almost like déjà vu all over again. You see, almost 40…

No Matter the Path to Get There, the Numbers Say U.S. vs. Canada Will Thrill

By Scott Lowe - MYHockeyRankings.com Apparently, the best path from point A to point B isn’t always a straight line.  After one of the most evenly matched preliminary rounds in Under-18 Women…

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