2024 NHL Development Camps Feature More Than 50 Players with USPHL Ties

BOSTON, MA – July 9, 2024 – The United States Premier Hockey League has had another fantastic summer, both in terms of success at the NHL Entry Draft and the traditional NHL Development Camps that are held in late June and early July each season. This year, with 56 alumni of the USPHL itself and […]

Eight Players With USPHL Ties Selected In 2024 NHL Entry Draft

The United States Premier Hockey League is pleased to announce that eight players with USPHL ties were selected in the 2024 NHL Entry Draft, held June 28-29, 2024, at The Sphere in Las Vegas, Nev. This includes alumni of the league itself plus alumni of its member organizations.  The USPHL, with two junior alumni selected, […]

Ottawa Senators Draft Former Rockets HC Forward Blake Montgomery

The National Collegiate Development Conference congratulates former Rockets Hockey Club player Blake Montgomery on being selected by the Ottawa Senators with the 117th pick in the fourth round of the 2024 NHL Entry Draft. Montgomery became the 18th player to play in the NCDC and be drafted by an NHL team, which puts the NCDC […]

Buffalo Sabres Draft Former Las Vegas Defenseman Brunet

The United States Premier Hockey League congratulates former Las Vegas Thunderbirds (now Henderson Force) defenseman Simon-Pier Brunet for being drafted by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2024 NHL Entry Draft. Brunet was selected in the fourth round, 123rd overall. The USPHL Premier is the only Tier III junior hockey league in the United States with […]

NCDC Alumni Profile: Northeastern’s Cam Whitehead

Former Utica Jr. Comets Goalie, Las Vegas Draft Pick Whitehead Named Northeastern Co-Rookie Of The Year   By Joshua Boyd / NCDCHockey.com    Cameron Whitehead knows what he wants – and most importantly, it’s the same thing all his teammates want. He and all of the Huskies together want to be National Champions of NCAA […]

#CommittedLeaders: Four #NCDCAlumni Named As Hobey Baker Award Nominees

By Joshua Boyd / NCDCHockey.com The National Collegiate Development Conference is proud to announce that four of its esteemed alumni have been named as nominees for the 2024 Hobey Baker Award, and are eligible for fans to vote for them at www.HobeyBaker.com/Vote. Three players are also incidentally alumni of the Boston Junior Bruins, one of […]

Ogden Mustangs’ Vlad Bryzgalov Ranked Among North American Goaltenders For 2024 NHL Entry Draft

National Hockey League Central Scouting released its annual Mid-Term rankings for the upcoming 2024 NHL Entry Draft, to be held in June in Las Vegas, Nev., June 28-29, 2024. The National Collegiate Development Conference congratulates current Ogden Mustangs goaltender Vlad Bryzgalov for being ranked 31st among North American Goaltenders. Bryzgalov was born Feb. 3, 2006, […]

#CommittedLeaders Spotlight: Former Junior Bruin Lund Back With Northeastern After All-Rookie Campaign

By Joshua Boyd / NCDCHockey.com    You certainly won’t hear Cameron Lund complaining about anything hockey-wise. It’s been going really well for the ‘04 out of Bridgewater, Mass., for many years now.  He is coming off a fantastic freshman year for Northeastern University, with whom he was named to the Hockey East Association All-Rookie Team. […]