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ISS Hockey November Release: Rising and Falling

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ISS Hockey released ISS Top 31 for November, rankings of top prospects for the 2017 NHL Draft on Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016. Showcasing the rising and falling prospects within November’s release.

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ISS Hockey Releases ISS Top 31 For November 2016

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Nolan Patrick and Timothy Liljegren maintain full control of rankings #1 and #2 in our November release of the ISS Top 31. Owen Tippett is biggest gainer, rising seven positions to #4.

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With The NHL Expanding to 31 Teams, ISS Hockey’s NHL Draft Rankings Will Now Be The ISS Top 31

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With the addition of a 31st NHL team for next season in Las Vegas, which will be included in the upcoming NHL Draft, the ISS Top 30 will now become the ISS Top 31.

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Hockey Canada: Eyes on the Future in Northern Ontario

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Players to watch at the 2016 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge

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Yahoo! Sports Canada: Top 10 Prospects to Watch for the 2017 NHL Draft

The 2017 NHL draft is a long way off, but it’s never too early to take a look at hockey’s future. Just ask the NHL’s Central Scouting Service and ISS Hockey, both of which released their first set of prospect rankings for the 2017 draft. Article also has a quote analysisRead the Rest…

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ISS Hockey Releases ISS Top 30 For October 2016

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In preparation for the NHL season starting next week, ISS Hockey releases its initial rankings for the 2017 NHL Draft. Brandon Wheat Kings centre Nolan Patrick starts the season at the #1 rank, with Rogle BK’s right defensemen Timothy Liljegren at #2.

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ISS Hockey Releases 2016 Top 30 Incoming Freshmen in NCAA

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In partnership with College Hockey Inc., ISS Hockey has named its Top 30 Freshmen in NCAA Hockey for 2016-17.

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ISS Hockey Starts Accepting 2016-17 Mentorship Program Applications

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ISS Hockey will start accepting applications on Friday July 22nd, 2016 through their online application process. All successful candidates will train and learn from ISS mentors to help better prepare themselves for a career in the hockey industry.

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Penalty Box Radio: NHL Draft Preview with ISS Hockey Scouts

With the NHL Awards over and the announcement of expansion to Las Vegas now in the past for the week, all eyes of the hockey world now point to Buffalo for the 2016 NHL Entry Draft. At Penalty Box Radio, we’ve fostered an excellent relationship with International Scouting Services (ISSRead the Rest…

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CSN Philly: NHL Draft Prospect Julien Gauthier Still Confident After Rough Season

Written by Dhiren Mahiban, contributor to CSNPhilly.com. Writes about NHL Entry Draft Prospect, Julien Gauthier. “He had a very disappointing playoffs. He was expected to be a leader, especially since he’s kind of a late birth date (Oct. 15), so we kind of expected him to take a leadership role,” Dennis MacInnis, ISSRead the Rest…

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HockeyNow: Does Canadian Hockey Player Development Need A Shake Up?

With no Canadians projected in Top 5 of 2016 NHL entry Draft, do we need to reexamine our country’s development streams? Investigated by Adam Williams on June 16, 2016 and featured in HockeyNow. Arizona-born forward Auston Matthews is expected to be selected first overall when the Toronto Maple Leafs take theRead the Rest…

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Rabid Habs: Feeling a Draft – An Interview with International Scouting Services’ Dennis MacInnis

Written by Ian Boisvert via the RabidHabs network. …as far as evaluating talent and analyzing drafts, International Scouting Services (ISS) is in the major leagues. The ISS breaks scouting down to a science with a wealth of prospect knowledge that cannot be found. Dennis MacInnis, director of scouting for ISS,Read the Rest…

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CSN Philly: NHL Draft – Former Flyer Discusses Prospect Jake Bean

Written by Dhiren Mahlban, contributor to CSNPhilly.com. Writes about NHL Entry Draft Prospect, Jake Bean. “He’s an averaged size defenseman with excellent offensive instincts and ability to read the game. He always seems to make something happen when he has the puck,” ISS Hockey scouting director Dennis MacInnis said. “However, his defensiveRead the Rest…

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CSN Philly: NHL Draft – F Kieffer Bellows A “Tremendous Goal Scorer”

Written by Dhiren Mahlban, contributor to CSNPhilly.com. Writes about Forward NHL Entry Draft Prospect, Kieffer Bellows. “He’s a tremendous goal scorer,” Dennis MacInnis, ISS Hockey scouting director, said. “He’s one of the best in this draft class. He’s got a tremendous shot – that’s his bread and butter. He’s gotRead the Rest…

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Sports and Moore: Atlantic Canadian Prospects for QMJHL Draft

The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League Draft is Saturday, June 4th, 2016 at the Eastlink Centre in Charlottetown, PEI. A handful of Atlantic Canadians are projected to be 1st round picks and many more from across the region will be selected. International Scouting Services, Chris Mooring, joins John Moore onRead the Rest…

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RDS: Alex DeBrincat – Le talent avant la taille

En Francais sur RDS.ca: Chez ISS Hockey, une firme indépendante qui évalue annuellement, depuis 14 ans, les meilleurs espoirs d’âge junior, on admet que l’inclusion de DeBrincat dans la liste finale des 30 joueurs les plus prometteurs de la cuvée 2016 n’a pas fait l’unanimité. Son directeur, Dennis MacInnis, affirmeRead the Rest…

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RDS: Auston Matthews demeure dans une classe a part

En Francais sur RDS.ca: BUFFALO (3 Juin 2016) (Nicolas Landry) – L’avis est partagé par Dennis MacInnis, qui dirige la firme indépendante de recrutement ISS Hockey. « Il n’y a jamais vraiment eu de doute de notre côté. Il est le joueur de centre de concession que toutes les équipes recherchent. JeRead the Rest…

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630 CHED: Dennis MacInnis Speaks on Oilers Now

Dennis MacInnis, Director of Scouting, speaks to Bob Stauffer of Oilers Now weekday hockey show. LISTEN:

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ISS Hockey Releases Final Rankings In Its 2016 ISS NHL Draft Guide

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With amateur hockey seasons completed, International Scouting Services has released its final prospect rankings in the 2016 NHL Draft Guide. The industry-leading guide provides the most comprehensive analysis and preview of the upcoming NHL Draft.

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ISS Hockey Announces 2015-16 Mentorship Scout of the Year

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ISS Hockey is proud to announce that the recipient of the “2015-16 Mentorship Scout of the Year” is…

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