NYI WEEKLY PROSPECT WATCH: FEBRUARY 23-MARCH 1

Friday, 03.02.2007 / 12:00 AM / News
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Name: Emil Axelsson
Position: Defenseman
Team: Vasteras (0-2)
League: HockeyAllsvenskan (SWE)
Acquired: Islanders 2004 seventh-round draft pick (210th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (2), Goals (0), Assists (0), Points (0), PIM (0)
Update: Axelsson did not record a point in two Vasteras playoff losses.


Name: Sean Bergenheim
Position: Center
Team: Frolunda (22-1-9-2-24)*
League: SuperElit (SWE)
Acquired: Islanders 2002 first-round draft pick (22nd overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (36), Goals (16), Assists (17), Points (33), PIM (80)
Update: Bergenheim scored a goal in an 8-2 win over Skelleftea on Monday.

 
Name: Brian Day
Position: Center
Team: Governor's Academy (14-12-1, ISL 7-8-1)
League: Independent School League
Acquired: Islanders 2006 sixth-round draft pick (171st overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (27), Goals (20), Assists (18), Points (38), PIM (16)
Update: GA finished their season knocking off Brooks School 11-0. Day led the way with three goals and three assists. He finished as the team leader in goals, assists and points. His achievements garnered All-New England East Team honors in the Independent School League.

 
Name: Robin Figren
Position: Left Wing
Team: Calgary (35-23-3-4)^
League: WHL
Acquired: Islanders 2006 third-round draft pick (70th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (55), Goals (10), Assists (15), Points (25), PIM (50)
Update: Figren recorded two goals, an assist and a +3 rating in a 9-3 win over Moose Jaw last Friday.

 
Name: Shea Guthrie
Position: Wing
Team: Clarkson (21-8-5, ECACHL (13-5-4)
League: ECACHL
Acquired: Islanders 2005 third-round draft pick (76th overall)
Stats to date: GP (31), Goals (8), Assists (20), Points (28), PIM (28)
Update: Clarkson went 1-1 on the weekend. Guthrie tallied an assist in a loss to Princeton and a goal in a win against Quinnipiac.

 
Name: Jesse Joensuu
Position: Wing
Team: Assat (15-33-6)
League: SM-Liiga (FIN)
Acquired: 2006 second-round draft pick (60th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (50), Goals (9), Assists (16), Points (25)
Update: Joensuu recorded the lone goal in Assat™s 5-1 loss to Ilves on Tuesday.

 
Name: Kim Johansson
Position: Center
Team: Malmo (8-3-2)!
League: J20 SuperElit (SWE)
Acquired: Islanders 2006 fifth-round draft pick (141st overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (9), Goals (0), Assists (2), Points (2), PIM (33)
Update: Malmo did not play this week.

 
Name: Dustin Kohn
Position: Defenseman
Team: Brandon (36-19-2-8)^
League: WHL
Acquired: Islanders 2005 second-round draft pick (46th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (55), Goals (5), Assists (38), Points (43), PIM (69)
Update: Kohn helped Brandon go undefeated this week. He tallied an assist last Friday in a 2-1 win over Swift Current. The following night, Kohn tallied the game-tying goal in the final minute of regulation and then assisted on the game-winner in overtime to defeat Regina 6-5.

 
Name: Andrew MacDonald
Position: Defenseman
Team: Moncton (35-22-4-2)^
League: QMJHL
Acquired: Islanders 2006 sixth-round draft pick (160th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (58), Goals (13), Assists (40), Points (53), PIM (73)
Update: MacDonald garnered First Star of the Game honors with a three point night against Acadie-Bathhurst on Monday. MacDonald recorded a goal and two assists in Moncton™s 8-7 overtime loss.

 
Name: Tomas Marcinko
Position: Center
Team: Barrie (41-19-0-1)^
League: OHL
Acquired: Islanders 2006 fourth-round draft pick (114th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (52), Goals (18), Assists (18), Points (36), PIM (50)
Update: Marcinko tallied one assist in two games this week for Barrie.

 
Name: Tyrell Mason
Position: Defensemen
Team: Clarkson (21-8-5, ECACHL 13-5-4)
League: ECACHL
Acquired: Islanders 2005 sixth-round draft pick (180th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (34), Goals (1), Assists (11), Points (12), PIM (58)
Update: Clarkson will have this weekend off before competing in the ECAC Quarterfinals.
 

Name: Troy Mattila
Position: Left Wing
Team: Springfield (21-26-4)
League: NAHL
Acquired: Islanders 2006 seventh-round draft pick (190th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (6), Goals (5), Assists (2), Points (7), PIM (2)
Update: Mattila registered a goal and an assist in Springfield™s 3-2 loss to Wichita Falls last Friday.
 

Name: Kyle Okposo
Position: Right Wing
Team: Minnesota (25-7-3, 17-6-3 WCHA)
League: WCHA
Acquired: Islanders 2006 first-round draft pick (7th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (31), Goals (17), Assists (18), Points (35), PIM (28)
Update: Minnesota made the WCHA regular season race interesting by losing twice to St. Cloud State over the weekend. The magic number for the Gophers is two as they head into the final weekend of play when they take on Michigan Tech.

 
Name: Wes O'Neill
Position: Defenseman
Team: Notre Dame (27-6-3, 21-4-3 CCHA)
League: CCHA
Acquired: Islanders 2004 fourth-round draft pick (114th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (34), Goals (0), Assists (16), Points (16), PIM (32)
Update: Notre Dame retained the No. 1 ranking despite splitting the weekend with Ferris State. O™Neill recorded one assist on the weekend.

 
Name: Rhett Rakhshani
Position: Right Wing
Team: Denver (21-12-3, 13-10-3 WCHA)
League: WCHA
Acquired: Islanders 2006 fourth-round draft pick (100th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (36), Goals (9), Assists (23), Points (32), PIM (34)
Update: Denver split a weekend series with North Dakota and stayed in the third spot in the conference. Rakhshani went scoreless.

 
Name: Stefan Ridderwall
Position: Goaltender
Team: Djurgardens (7-3-2)%
League: J20 SuperElit (SWE)
Acquired: Islanders 2006 sixth-round draft pick (173rd overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (8), GAA (1.27), SV% (.953)
Update: Ridderwall did not play in the lone Djurgardens game this week.

 
Name: Doug Rogers
Position: Center
Team: Harvard (12-15-2, 10-10-2 ECACHL)
League: ECACHL
Acquired: Islanders 2006 fourth-round draft pick (100th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (29), Goals (6), Assists (15), Points (21), PIM (16)
Update: Rogers tallied an assist over the weekend which saw Harvard defeat Cornell and Colgate..

 
Name: Shane Sims
Position: Defenseman
Team: Des Moines (23-14-5)
League: USHL
Acquired: Islanders 2006 fifth-round draft pick (126th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (41), Goals (7), Assists (12), Points (19), PIM (104)
Update: In one games this week, Sims set up one goal.

 
Name: Igor Volkov
Position: Forward
Team: Ufa (28-1-12-1-9)*
League: Russian Super League
Acquired: Islanders 2003 eighth-round draft pick (246th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (50), Goals (11), Assists (11), Points (22), PIM (40)
Update: Volkov recorded a goal and an assist this week for Ufa.

 
Name: Jase Weslosky
Position: Goaltender
Team: St. Cloud State (20-6-6, 14-6-6 WCHA)
League: WCHA
Acquired: Islanders 2006 fourth-round draft pick (108th overall)
Stats to date: Record (5-0-0), GAA (1.80), SV% (.928)
Update: St. Cloud will need some help to win the WCHA regular season title. Weslosky did not play in either game against Minnesota last week.
 

 
 * In the Russian Super League and the Swedish Pro Leagues, the points system is as follows: Wins (3 pts.)-OT Wins (2 pts.)-Ties (1 pt.)-OT Losses (1 pt.)-Losses (0 pts.).
^ In the WHL, OHL and QMJHL, the points system is as follows: Wins (2 pts.)-Losses (0 pts.)-OT Losses (1 pt.)-Shootout Losses (1 pt.).
! The Swedish junior leagues have begun a round-robin tournament to determine which eight teams advance to the playoffs.
% Ridderwall's Djurgardens has reached the Elite 8 playoff round that still maintains a round-robin format.

Previous NYI Future Watches:

- February 16-22

- February 9-15

- February 2-8

- January 26-February 1

- January 19-25

- January 12-18

- January 5-11

- December 29-January 4

- Decmber 22-28

- December 15-21

- December 8-14

- December 1-7

- November 24-30

- November 17-23

- November 10-16

- November 3-9

- Otober 27 - November 2

- October 20-26 

STATS

2013-2014 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
K. Okposo 71 27 42 -9 69
J. Tavares 59 24 42 -6 66
F. Nielsen 80 25 33 -11 58
J. Bailey 77 8 30 -8 38
B. Nelson 72 14 12 -10 26
M. Grabner 64 12 14 -10 26
T. Hickey 82 4 18 5 22
C. Clutterbuck 73 12 7 -9 19
C. McDonald 70 8 10 -22 18
R. Strome 37 7 11 -1 18
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
E. Nabokov 15 14 8 .905 2.74
K. Poulin 11 16 1 .891 3.29

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