Photo credit: letsgobirds.com After the Seattle Thunderbirds’ season ended last week, we reached out to Thom Beuning, who chronicled the T-Birds in his “In The Corners” blog, and asked him about Prab Rai, the Vancouver Canucks 5th round draft pick in 2008 and T-Birds’ leading scorer in the 2009-2010 season. Q: When the Canucks drafted Prab Rai, a lot of people described him as a boom-or-bust prospect – extremely fast and skilled, but shies away from physical play and going into the “dirty areas”. How much has he progressed this season? Do you think he answered some of these questions>...Click here to read more.
Canuck prospect Hodgson impresses coach Vigneault (Elliott Pap, Vancouver Sun) The future is now for Hodgson (Jim Jamieson, Vancouver Province) Grabner making most of chance (Tony Gallagher, Vancouver Province) Rai has speed to burn but grit to learn (Jason Botchford, Vancouver Province)Click here to read more.