Ducks prospect rankings released. has released its Fall rankings of the Ducks’ top 20 prospects, starting with new defenseman Luca Sbisa straight on down to Petteri Wirtanen (at the bottom of the
“Other Notables” list). There’s one factual error; Petri Kontiola (ranked #8) has signed with a KHL team for next season. The rest of the top 10, in order: Sbisa, Jake Gardiner, Peter Holland, Mark Mitera, Kyle Palmieri, Brendan Mikkelson, Matt Beleskey, Kontiola, Matt Clark, Matthias Modig.

Nick Bonino (#14) and Brett Festerling (#17) seem underrated, and Maxime Macenauer probably deserved a shot at the top 20, and I can’t argue with the guys I haven’t seen yet. Perhaps you can…

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J.P. Hoornstra covers the Dodgers, Angels and Major League Baseball for the Orange County Register, Los Angeles Daily News, Long Beach Press-Telegram, Torrance Daily Breeze, San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Pasadena Star-News, San Bernardino Sun, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, Whittier Daily News and Redlands Daily Facts. Before taking the beat in 2012, J.P. covered the NHL for four years. UCLA gave him a degree once upon a time; when he graduated on schedule, he missed getting Arnold Schwarzenegger's autograph on his diploma by five months.

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