A look at the top performances of the week featuring draft-eligible players
– Top prospect Sean Monahan (Ottawa) had another good offensive week. He scored 2 goals & 3 assists in 2 games and extended his point streak to 7 games.
He has 4 goals & 11 assists during the streak.
– Mississauga Steelheads goaltender Spencer Martin picked up his 9th straight win following a 4-1 victory over Peterborough on Friday night. He leads the OHL in GAA (1.90) & save percentage (.941).
– Saginaw Spirit teammates Jimmy Lodge and Nick Moutrey each scored 2 goals & 1 assist in 2 games.
– Forwards Kerby Rychel (Windsor) and Brody Silk (Sudbury) each netted 2 goals and added 1 assist in 3 games.
Forwards Sergey Tolchinsky (S.S. Marie) and Ryan Hartman (Plymouth) also had 3 points on the weekend. Both played in 2 games.
– Owen Sound defenceman Chris Bigras recorded 3 assists in 3 games
– Gatineau forward Emile Poirier scored 4 goals and added 1 assist in 2 games, while Marc-Olivier Roy (Blaineville-Boisbriand) recorded 4 assists in 4 games.
– Forward Adam Erne (Quebec) scored 4 goals in 2 games. He currently sits in 7th in goals among QMJHL players.
– Baie-Comeau forward Valentin Zykov & Cape Breton winger William Carrier each netted 2 goals & 1 assist in 2 games
– Patrick Zdrahal (Acadie-Bathurst) picked up 1 goal & 2 assists in 3 games.
– Portland Winterhawks forward Nicolas Petan had the best offensive week for draft eligible players. He recorded 2 goals & 5 assists in 3 games.
– Medicine Hat left winger Hunter Shinkaruk netted 4 goals & 2 assists in 3 games
– Lethbridge Hurricanes centre Jay Merkley scored 3 goals in 3 games.
– Forward Oliver Bjorkstrand (Portland) and defenceman Greg Chase (Calgary) each recorded 3 points in 3 games.
– Goaltenders Brendan Burke (Portland) & Eric Comrie (Tri-City) each went 2-0 with a 2.00 GAA on the weekend. Burke’s save percentage was .924, while Comrie had a .900 SV%.
– Brendan Harms (Fargo) is now the top scorer in the USHL after recording 2 goals & 2 assists in 2 games
– Trevor Moore (Tri-City) scored 2 goals in 2 games
– Dubuque forward Peter Quenneville scored 1 goal & 3 assists in 3 games
– Defenceman Gustav Olofsson (Green Bay) and Frederik Tiffels (Muskegon) each had 3 assists in 2 games on the weekend