Panthers Prospect Update #69: 10/16 – 10/22

Welcome to the 69th edition of the Panthers Prospect Update. Here, we’ll recap the past week of hockey (10/16 – 10/22) for Panthers prospects and players in college, juniors, international leagues, and the Springfield Thunderbirds, the team’s AHL affiliate. 

Springfield Thunderbirds

Record: 1-6-0

This week: 1-2-0

  • 10/20 vs. Providence Bruins, 5-2 loss
    • Goals by: Dryden Hunt (1), Ryan Horvat (1)
    • 0/6 on the power play
    • 19 saves on 23 shots by Sam Montembeault

  • 10/21 vs. Syracuse Crunch, 4-1 loss
    • Goals by: Curtis Valk (1)
    • 1/2 on the power play
    • 19 saves on 22 shots by Sam Montembeault

  • 10/22 vs. Belleville Senators, 7-4 win
    • Goals by: Anthony Greco (1), Dryden Hunt (2, 3, 4 – hat-trick), Blaine Byron (1, first pro goal), Curtis Valk (2), Alexandre Grenier (1)
    • 3/7 on the power play, 10/10 on the penalty kill
    • 27 saves on 31 shots by Evan Cowley (AHL debut, first pro win)
    • First two points (assists) of AHL career for Maxim Mamin
    • Valk extended point streak to 6 games
    • First multi-point game for Ed Wittchow (3 assists)
    • 2 assists for Juho Lammikko
    • 3 points for Grenier



Adam Mascherin

Kitchener Rangers (OHL), Left Wing

Season stats: 13 games, 6 goals, 4 assists, 10 points

  • 10/20 vs. London: 0 points
  • 10/21 vs. Oshawa: 1 goal



Aleksi Heponiemi

Swift Current Broncos (WHL), Left Wing

Season stats: 11 games, 8 goals, 22 assists, 30 points

  • 10/20 vs. Lethbridge: 1 goal, 4 assists
  • 10/21 vs. Kootenay: 2 goals, 1 assist
  • Tied for 2nd in WHL league scoring, line-mate Tyler Steenbergen has 3 more points
  • Tied for WHL lead in assists
  • On pace for 196 points over full season



Henrik Borgstrom

University of Denver (NCAA), Center

Season stats: 3 games, 3 goals, 2 assists, 5 points

  • 10/20 vs. Lake Superior: 1 goal, 1 assist
  • 10/21 vs. Lake Superior: 1 assist



Max Gildon

University of New Hampshire (NCAA), Defenseman

Season stats: 6 games, 6 goals, 1 assist, 7 points

  • 10/20 vs. Colorado College: 3 goals (first NCAA hat-trick)
  • 10/21 vs. Colorado College: 1 goal



Sebastian Repo

Tappara Tampere (Liiga), Right Wing

Season stats: 7 games, 0 goals, 2 assists, 2 points

  • 10/17 vs. Sport: 0 points, 7 shots
  • 10/20 vs. Ilves: 1 assist, 5 shots
  • 10/21 vs. Sport: 0 points



Joe Wegwerth

University of Notre Dame (NCAA), Left Wing

Season stats: 6 games, 3 goals, 1 assist, 4 points

  • 10/19 vs. Sacred Heart: 1 goal
  • 10/20 vs. Sacred Heart: 2 goals



Karch Bachman

Miami University (NCAA), Left Wing

Season stats: 4 games, 1 goal, 0 assists, 1 point

  • 10/20 vs. Maine: 1 goal
  • 10/21 vs. Maine: 0 points



Patrick Shea

University of Maine (NCAA), Center

Season stats: 4 games, 1 goal, 1 assist, 2 points

  • 10/20 vs. Miami: 1 assist
  • 10/21 vs. Miami: 1 goal



Ben Finkelstein

St. Lawrence University (NCAA), Defenseman

Season stats: 6 games, 1 goal, 1 assist, 2 points

  • 10/20 vs. Providence: 1 goal
  • 10/21 vs. UMass Lowell: 0 points



Other News

  • After a hot start to his fourth OHL season, Jonathan Ang has just 1 assist in his last 6 games for the Peterborough Petes.
  • Linus Nassen recorded a WHL career-high 6 shots and +6-rating in an 11-1 victory with the Medicine Hat Tigers on 10/20. He recorded 4 more shots on 10/22.
  • Ryan Bednard recorded his first victory of the season for Bowling Green State University, stopping 26 of 28 shots faced.
  • Riley Stillman posted 0 points on the weekend for the Oshawa Generals after 3 points in 3 games last week.
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s