2012-2013 Coyotes Prospects Report: 03/04/2013
• Tuesday, February 26th: Portland 6, Providence 3
The Pirates soundly defeated the Bruins to tie the Atlantic Division leaders in the standings.
• Saturday, March 2nd: Worcester 2, Portland 1 (SO)
Portland put 38 shots on Worcester starter Harri Sateri, but the Sharks were able to eke out a 2-1 victory in a shootout.
Phil Lane had the lone Pirates goal in regulation, while Chad Johnson stopped 31 of 32 shots in his return from injury.
• Sunday, March 3rd: at Providence 7, Portland 1
The Pirates faltered in Providence, dropping a 7-1 decision to fall 4 points back of the division leading Bruins on Sunday.
Jordan Martinook scored his fourth goal against Providence this year for the lone Pirates tally.
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Five prospects are playing for the Gwinnett Gladiators:
• Goalie Mike Lee is 14-11-1 with a 2.23 goals-against average and a .916 save percentage.
• Goalie Louis Domingue is 16-8-2 with a 2.93 goals-against average and a .894 save percentage.
• Forward Scott Arnold has six goals and eight assists in 23 games.
• Forward Evan Bloodoff has 18 goals and 17 assists in 42 games.
• Defenseman Justin Weller has two goals and five assists in 55 games.
Canadian Hockey League
Nine prospects are playing junior hockey for Canadian Hockey League teams:
• Forward Andrew Fritsch has 26 goals and 19 assists in 50 games for Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)
• Defenseman Justin Hache has six goals and 24 assists in 62 games for Cape Breton (QMJHL)
• Forward Kale Kessy has 17 goals and 19 assists in 55 games for Vancouver (WHL) and Kamloops (WHL)
• Forward Lucas Lessio has 13 goals and 15 assists in 30 games for Oshawa (OHL)
• Defenseman James Melindy has three goals and 19 assists in 60 games for Moncton (QMJHL)
• Defenseman Connor Murphy (injured) has six goals and 12 assists in 33 games for Sarnia (OHL)
• Forward Henrik Samuelsson has 32 goals and 45 assists in 65 games for Edmonton (WHL)
• Forward Maxime Villemaire has 10 goals and eight assists in 23 games for Saint John (QMJHL).
• Goalie Marek Langhamer is 14-10-1 with a 3.28 goals-against average and a .902 save percentage for Medicine Hat (WHL)
• Forward Samuel "Hunter" Fejes has five goals and five assists in 33 games for Colorado College (WCHA)
• Defenseman Rhett Holland (injured) has played three games for Michigan State (CCHA)
• Forward Zac Larraza has eight goals and nine assists in 30 games for University of Denver (WCHA)
• Forward Viktor Tikhonov has 12 goals and 15 assists in 39 games for St. Petersburg.
European Elite Leagues
• Defenseman Jonas Ahnelov has two goals and six assists in 51 games for Modo (SWE)
• Forward Vladimir Ruzicka has five goals and 22 assists in 50 games for Slavia Praha (CZECH)
• Forward Alexander Ruuttu has nine goals and 17 assists in 35 games for Kiekko-Vantaa (FIN D1), has four assists in 14 games for Ilves (SM-liiga), and has played four games for Jokerit (SM-liiga)
• Defenseman Niklas Tikkinen has three goals and 15 assists in 14 games for Espoo (Jr. A SM-liiga), one goal and seven assists in 25 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).