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Islanders Prospect Report

An in-depth look at the prospects in the New York Islanders system

Monday, 11.26.2012 / 12:43 PM / News
By Travis Betts
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Islanders Prospect Report
An in-depth look at the prospects in the New York Islanders system
Strome fuels Niagara comeback
Center Ryan Strome led the Niagara IceDogs (Ontario Hockey League) to a pair of wins last week, starting with a three-point performance (two goals, one assist) against the Belleville Bulls on Friday, Nov. 23. The following night against the Sudbury Wolves, the IceDogs trailed 5-1 with less than six minutes remaining, but the Mississauga, ON native assisted on four straight goals, including two in the final 28 seconds to force overtime. He, then scored the game-deciding goal in the shootout to cap off the comeback. Strome added an assist in a losing effort Sunday, Nov. 25 at the Oshawa Generals, to extend his point streak to 11 games (eight goals, 22 assists). The Islanders first round pick in the 2011 NHL Draft leads the OHL with 34 assists and 51 points in 27 games.

Pedan launches Guelph on three-game win streak
Defenseman Andrey Pedan recorded a pair of multiple-point games last week, helping the high-powered Guelph Storm (Ontario Hockey League) to three consecutive wins. The Islanders third round pick in the 2011 NHL Draft scored a goal and an assist on Wednesday, Nov. 21 in an 8-0 triumph at the Mississauga Steelheads, and assisted on the game-tying goal in a 3-2 win on Friday, Nov. 23 against the Erie Otters. On Saturday, Nov. 24 against the Ottawa 67’s, Pedan picked up two assists (one shorthanded, one on the power play) in the opening nine minutes as the Storm cruised to a 7-5 victory. The Kaunas, LTU native ranks first among team defensemen and fifth overall with 20 points (eight goals, 12 assists) in 23 games.

Lee comes up big for Irish
Center Anders Lee scored three goals and an assist for the University of Notre Dame (Central Collegiate Hockey Association) in a two-game weekend series against the North Dakota Fighting Sioux. On Nov. 23, Lee lit the lamp once and had a goal waived off in the final moments of a 2-1 loss. In the following night’s grudge match, the Edina, MN native posted two goals on nine shots, including the game-winner, adding an assist as the Irish skated to a 5-2 victory. Lee leads the team and is tied for fourth in the conference with 13 points in 13 games.

Odds and ends
Defenseman Brenden Kichton (Spokane Chiefs/Western Hockey League) scored a goal and four assists in three games last week … Forward Mitchell Theoret (Niagara IceDogs/Ontario Hockey League) posted two goals and an assist in three games last week … Defenseman Robbie Russo (Notre Dame/CCHA) earned an assist in both games last week … Defenseman Griffin Reinhart (Edmonton Oil Kings/Western Hockey League) scored the game-winning goal on Nov. 23 against the Moose Jaw Warriors.


Statistics as of Nov. 26, 2012
CANADIAN HOCKEY LEAGUE
PLAYER POS. HT. WT. BORN (BIRTHPLACE) 2012-13 TEAM GP G A P PIM
Graham, Jesse D 5'11 170 5/13/94 (Oshawa, ON) Niagara (OHL) 27 1 5 6 14
Kichton, Brenden D 5'10 185 6/18/92 (Edmonton, AB) Spokane (WHL) 25 9 20 29 8
Leduc, Loic D 6'6 199 6/14/94 (Mercier, QC) Cape Breton (QMJHL) 27 0 2 2 40
Pedan, Andrey D 6'4 204 7/3/93 (Kaunas, LTU) Guelph (OHL) 23 8 12 20 56
Pelech, Adam D 6'2 194 8/16/94 (Toronto, ON) Erie (OHL) 26 4 17 21 51
Reinhart, Griffin D 6'4 206 1/24/94 (N. Vancouver, BC) Edmonton (WHL) 25 3 6 9 10
Strome, Ryan C 6'0 183 7/11/93 (Mississauga, ON) Niagara (OHL) 27 17 34 51 33
Theoret, Mitchell C 6'1 210 6/8/93 (Montreal, QC) Niagara (OHL) 23 11 15 26 7
 
NATIONAL COLLEGIATE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION
PLAYER POS. HT. WT. BORN (BIRTHPLACE) 2012-13 TEAM GP G A P PIM
Lee, Anders C 6'3 227 7/3/90 (Edina, MN) Notre Dame (CCHA) 13 8 5 13 6
Mayfield, Scott D 6'4 203 10/14/92 (St. Louis, MO) Denver (WCHA) 12 1 4 5 20
Russo, Robbie D 6'0 189 2/15/93 (Westmount, IL) Notre Dame (CCHA) 13 4 5 9 10
 
EUROPE
PLAYER POS. HT. WT. BORN (BIRTHPLACE) 2012-13 TEAM GP G A P PIM
Pokka, Ville D 6'0 206 6/3/94 (Tornio, FIN) Karpat (SM-liiga) 19 3 3 6 2
Petrov, Kirill
RW 6'3 198 4/13/90 (Kazan, RUS) Ak-Bars Kazan (KHL) 28 6 3 9 20
 
GOALTENDERS
GOALTENDER HT. WT. BORN (BIRTHPLACE) 2012-13 TEAM GP W L OT SO GAA SV%
Koskinen, Mikko 6'6 205 7/18/88 (Vantaa, FIN) KalPa (SM-liiga) 23 9 6 8 3 2.08 .915

SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 MTL 61 40 16 5 167 135 85
2 NYR 60 38 16 6 190 148 82
3 NYI 62 40 20 2 200 173 82
4 TBL 62 37 19 6 203 167 80
5 DET 60 34 15 11 176 156 79
6 PIT 61 35 17 9 176 152 79
7 WSH 62 33 19 10 184 156 76
8 BOS 60 29 22 9 158 158 67
9 FLA 61 26 22 13 145 172 65
10 PHI 62 26 25 11 164 181 63
11 OTT 59 26 23 10 167 161 62
12 NJD 61 25 27 9 137 161 59
13 CBJ 60 26 30 4 157 189 56
14 TOR 61 25 31 5 170 185 55
15 CAR 59 22 30 7 134 159 51
16 BUF 62 19 38 5 120 207 43

STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Tavares 62 29 34 4 63
K. Okposo 46 14 30 -2 44
R. Strome 62 13 26 21 39
B. Nelson 62 17 19 6 36
F. Nielsen 62 11 25 11 36
A. Lee 56 20 12 12 32
J. Bailey 50 12 19 10 31
J. Boychuk 52 7 22 15 29
N. Leddy 62 8 17 14 25
T. Hamonic 52 4 19 16 23
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
J. Halak 32 13 0 .910 2.49
C. Johnson 8 7 1 .890 2.95

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