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NHL Rumors: Lambert finds game, Bruins Prospects Impress, Matt Boldy, Arber Xhekaj

Yes, at last we are nearing the start of the 2022-23 season, a time in when all 32 teams have a shot at winning Stanley Cup. Here are some of the top headlines and notes, prior to the NHL season: Lambert finds game at Prospects Tournament Brad Lambert is regarded as one of the prospects whose draft stock consistently dropped throughout his draft season. Lambert was ultimately selected 30th overall by the Winnipeg Jets at the conclusion of the first round.   Lambert struggled throughout his season in the Finnish Liiga, starting the season with JYP and then being moved mid-season to Pelicans. Lambert even struggled to find his game at the junior level, representing Finland at the World Juniors.   Lambert started the 2022 World Juniors, paired on the Finnish second-line, with second unit power play time. But by the end of the tournament, Lambert was regarded as the 13th forward, and he ended up being scratched for Finland's gold medal game. Lambert recorded just one goal in five g

2022 IIHF WJC Notes: August 12 - Brad Lambert, Mason McTavish, etc.

The IIHF World Juniors is under flight. Here are some of the top analytics and notes so far from the played games: Brad Lambert : Lambert is an elite skater and puck handler. He flashes around with his edge work. He is a key player on odd-man rushes and one-on-one. Lambert makes his teammates better while also displaying a lethal shot in junior. But what is holding Brad Lambert back from becoming a superstar? Give and GOAL! Brad Lambert makes it 3-0 for @leijonat just 1:58 into the 2nd. #WorldJuniors #LATFIN @NHLJets   — IIHF (@IIHFHockey) August 9, 2022 Lambert is a perimeter player. He is often rushing around the ice and making laps around the offensive zone. Lambert moves around the outside of the offensive zone, looking to set up teammates in and around the goal. He is a very predictable player. Lambert currently has a goal in two games. Mason McTavish and Team Canada : Team Canada is always a candidate to win the IIHF WJC. Team Canada absolutely domi

Who is Brad Lambert?

Brad Lambert is a forward from Finland who currently plays for the Pelicans in the Finnish Liiga. Lambert was born in Canada, where his father was a hockey player, but grew up and played in Finland. Lambert is a top-tier talent who could play in the Liiga U16, U18, and U20 leagues. He frequently moved up and played as a younger player. Lambert's first taste of international hockey would come at the U16 tournament for Finland. In only eight games, he would score 15 points. During the 2019-20 season, the elite goal-scoring threat would make his Liiga debut for HIFK, appearing in four games. Lambert would score two points in four games against men as a 16-year-old. Lambert would be transferred to JYP, another Liiga team, the following season. As a 17-year-old, he would earn a full-time spot and play 46 games. He had seven goals and eight assists for a total of fifteen points that season. Lambert was ranked second overall in the 2022 NHL Draft as a result of his performance. Lambert wa