NYI WEEKLY PROSPECT WATCH: April 9-15
Welcome to the fifth installment of the NYI Weekly Prospect Watch, playoff edition. Only Robin Figren remains as his Calgary Hitmen have reached the Eastern Conference Finals in the WHL.
Name: Robin Figren
Position: Left Wing
Team: Calgary (Defeated Brandon 4-2 in the Eastern Conference Semifinals)
Acquired: Islanders 2006 third-round draft pick (70th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (13), Goals (2), Assists (3), Points (5), PIM (8)
Update: The Calgary Hitmen upset the No. 1 Brandon Wheat Kings 4-2 in the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Figren tallied a goal in Game Five's 5-4 overtime win and one assist in Game Six's 4-1 win. Calgary moves on to face Medicine Hat - the Central Division champions - in the Eastern Conference Finals.
Name: Dustin Kohn
Team: Brandon (Lost to Calgary 4-2 in Eastern Conference Semifinals)
Acquired: Islanders 2005 second-round draft pick (46th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (11), Goals (1), Assists (8), Points (9), PIM (18)
Update: Kohn's Wheat Kings were upset by Figren's Calgary in the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Kohn has played in his last year in the WHL due to his age.
Name: Tomas Marcinko
Team: Barrie (Lost to Sudbury 4-0 in the Conference Semifinals)
Acquired: Islanders 2006 fourth-round draft pick (114th overall)
Stats to date: Games Played (8), Goals (0), Assists (1), Points (1), PIM (8)
Update: Barrie was swept out of the Eastern Conference Semifinals by Sudbury, ending Marcinko's first season in the OHL.
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