Flyers GM Ron Hextall is going to face a difficult decision with his first pick from the 2015 NHL Draft. That's because Hextall is going to have to walk the fine line of if this prospect, highly regarded among the best in the Flyers system, is ready for the NHL by his standards against the assumption of an entire league that he will be making his NHL debut come October.
Ivan Provorov added another accolade to his resume, when he was named CHL Defenseman of the Year on Saturday. The award spans across the three leagues of Canadian junior hockey, the OHL, WHL and QMJHL.
The junior hockey season has one game remaining on Sunday and one Flyers prospect is still playing for the chance to win the Memorial Cup.
Philippe Myers, a defenseman for the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies of the QMJHL, and the rest of his teammates on the reached the title game of the Memorial Cup with a 3-1 win over the Red Deer Rebels on Friday night.