2012-2013 Coyotes Prospects Report: 12/31/2012
2012-13 Coyotes Prospects Report: 12/10/2012
• December 29: Portland 2, Adirondack 1
The Pirates won their first game back from an extended break, defeating the Adirondack Phantoms.
Andy Miele also had an assist to run his point streak to five games.
• December 31: Portland 4, Connecticut 3
The Pirates rallied from a 3-0 deficit to beat Connectiuct 4-3.
Eleven players notched at least one point for the Pirates in their impressive victory.
Jordam Szwarz tied the score at 3 with a power-play goal early in the third period, and Ethan Werek sealed Portland’s win by scoring his fifth goal of the season with 7:56 left in the game.
Goalie Chad Johnson stopped 32 shots, including all 10 he faced in the third period.
Six prospects are playing for the Gwinnett Gladiators:
• Goalie Mike Lee is 9-9-1 with a 2.12 goals-against average and a .917 save percentage.
• Goalie Louis Domingue is 10-2-0 with a 2.72 goals-against average and a .900 save percentage.
• Forward Evan Bloodoff has 11 goals and 12 assists in 29 games.
• Forward Scott Arnold has two goals and two assists in five games.
• Defenseman Justin Weller has one goal and one assist in 26 games.
• Forward Maxime Villemaire has one assist in 15 games.
Canadian Hockey League
Eight prospects are playing junior hockey for Canadian Hockey League teams:
• Forward Andrew Fritsch has 11 goals and 12 assists in 30 games for Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)
• Defenseman Justin Hache has three goals and 15 assists in 39 games for Cape Breton (QMJHL)
• Forward Kale Kessy has nine goals and nine assists in 28 games for Vancouver (WHL)
• Forward Lucas Lessio (injured) has seven goals and six assists in 13 games for Oshawa (OHL)
• Defenseman James Melindy has three goals and nine assists in 36 games for Moncton (QMJHL)
• Defenseman Connor Murphy has six goals and 12 assists in 33 games for Sarnia (OHL)
• Forward Henrik Samuelsson has 19 goals and 22 assists in 37 games for Edmonton (WHL)
• Goalie Marek Langhamer is 7-8-1 with a 3.43 goals-against average and a .895 save percentage for Medicine Hat (WHL)
• Forward Samuel "Hunter" Fejes has two goals and three assists in 19 games for Colorado College (WCHA)
• Defenseman Rhett Holland (injured) has played three games for Michigan State (CCHA)
• Forward Zac Larraza has two goals and four assists in 16 games for University of Denver (WCHA)
• Forward Viktor Tikhonov has six goals and eight assists in 19 games for St. Petersburg.
European Elite Leagues
• Defenseman Jonas Ahnelov has one goal and four assists in 33 games for Modo (SWE)
• Forward Vladimir Ruzicka has four goals and 13 assists in 32 games for Slavia Praha (CZECH)
• Forward Alexander Ruuttu has eight goals and 15 assists in 30 games for Kiekko-Vantaa (FIN D1) and has played four games for Jokerit (SM-liiga)
• Defenseman Niklas Tikkinen has three goals and 10 assists in 10 games for Espoo (Jr. A SM-liiga), five assists in 10 games for Espoo (SM-liiga), one goal and two assists in five games for HCK (Finland2), and three assists in two games for LeKi (Finland2).