Welcome to the 72nd edition of the Panthers Prospect Update. Here, we’ll recap the past week of hockey (11/6 – 11/12) for Panthers prospects and players in college, juniors, international leagues, and the Springfield Thunderbirds, the team’s AHL affiliate.
This week: 2-1-0
- 11/8 vs. Hershey Bears, 3-1 loss
- Goals by: Anthony Greco (6)
- 1/5 on the power play
- 21 saves on 23 shots by Harri Sateri
- 11/11 vs. Laval Rocket, 6-4 win
- Goals by: Mikkel Aagaard (2), Denis Malgin (2, 3), Chase Balisy (3), Curtis Valk (5, 6 EN)
- 2/4 on the power play
- 32 saves on 36 shots by Sam Montembeault
- 11/12 vs. Providence Bruins, 4-3 OT win
- Goals by: Blaine Byron (2), Juho Lammikko (3), Chase Balisy (4), Alexandre Grenier (3)
- 3/3 on the power play
- 34 saves on 37 shots by Harri Sateri
University of Denver (NCAA), Center
Season stats: 9 games, 11 goals, 6 assists, 17 points
- 11/10 vs. St. Cloud State: 2 goals, 1 assist
- 11/11 vs. St. Cloud State: 1 assist
- Leads NCAA in goals (11)
Kitchener Rangers (OHL), Left Wing
Season stats: 19 games, 9 goals, 9 assists, 18 points
- 11/10 vs. Windsor: 1 goal, 6 shots
- 11/11 vs. Windsor: 3 assists, 7 shots
- Third in the OHL in shots (87)
Peterborough Petes (OHL), Center
Season stats: 21 games, 12 goals, 18 assists, 30 points
- 11/10 vs. Kingston: 0 points
- 11/12 vs. Kingston: 2 goals, 2 assists
- 5th-most points in the OHL
Swift Current Broncos (WHL), Left Wing
Season stats: 17 games, 14 goals, 32 assists, 46 points
- 11/10 vs. Saskatoon: 1 goal, 4 assists
- 11/11 vs. Lethbridge: 1 goal, 3 assists
- Tied for 1st in WHL league scoring with line-mate Tyler Steenbergen
- Leads WHL in assists
- On pace for 194 points, which would be 3rd-most in WHL history
Miami University (NCAA), Left Wing
Season stats: 8 games, 2 goals, 2 assists, 4 points
- 11/10 vs. North Dakota: 1 goal
- 11/11 vs. North Dakota: 0 points
- Goaltender Evan Cowley recorded 2 wins on the weekend for the ECHL’s Manchester Monarchs. He made 33 saves on 34 shots on Friday and 31 saves on 33 shots on Sunday.
- Goaltender Ryan Bednard earned his second win of the season for Bowling Green State University on Saturday. He made 29 saves on 31 shots and recorded his first NCAA point, a secondary assist.
- Owen Tippett, Jonathan Ang, and Adam Mascherin suited up for Team OHL in the CIBC Canada vs. Russia series on Thursday. Mascherin recorded a goal and Tippett recorded an assist.
- Tippett went on to record his first point of the season, an assist, for the Mississauga Steelheads on Friday in his first game back from the NHL. He recorded 0 points and 9 shots on Saturday.
- Sophomore defenseman Ben Finkelstein recorded an assist for St. Lawrence University against Yale on Friday.
- Linus Nassen currently has the second-most power play assists in the WHL (10) and leads all defensemen in the category.
- Max Gildon recorded an assist on Friday for the University of New Hampshire, but went without a point on Saturday, ending his 5-game point streak.