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The CHL Top Prospects Game is an annual event in which forty of the top draft eligible prospects in the Canadian Hockey League play against each other, each hoping to boost their draft ranking with the NHL scouts and general managers who attend. The NHL Entry Draft is the mechanism in the NHL for teams to select the rights to prospective players. ... The Canadian Hockey League is an umbrella organization for three Canadian Major Junior A Tier I hockey leagues for players of 15 to 20 years of age. ... Jump to: navigation, search The modernized NHL shield logo, debuting in 2005. ...

The players are typically coached by a pair of hockey celebrities. Former coaches include Don Cherry, Bobby Orr, and Barry Melrose. Jump to: navigation, search Donald Stewart Cherry (born February 5, 1934, nickname Grapes) is a well-known ice hockey coach, commentator, and author in both the United States and Canada. ... Robert Gordon Bobby Orr, O.C. (born March 20, 1948 in Parry Sound, Ontario) is a retired Canadian ice hockey player. ... Barry Melrose (born July 15, 1956 in Kelvington, Saskatchewan) is a hockey player, coach and current commentator for ESPN and ABC. Melrose began his hockey career as a defenseman in the WCHL with the Kamloops Chiefs in 1974, eventually working his way up to the Cincinnati Stingers of the WHA...



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