Flames Future Watch Update: 04.11.13
A look at how Flames prospects are doing in their respective leagues
ST. PAUL, MN -- Coda Gordon came up huge for the Swift Current Broncos this past week, rattling off five points in three games. He helped spearhead a third-period comeback over the Saskatoon Blades on Saturday when he scored the first of six Broncos goal in the final frame. Swift Current ended up winning the all-Saskatchewan battle 7-6 and now sit forth in the Eastern Conference with a 10-8-1 record.
The Flames selected the Cochrane, AB native in the sixth round of the 2012 NHL Draft.
See how Gordon and the rest of the Flames prospects in the WHL, QMJHL, NCAA and MHL are doing this year in our weekly update.
Eric Roy suited up for three games this past week, picking up one assist. Roy was selected in the fifth round (135th overall) in the 2013 NHL Draft.
|Defence||Brandon Wheat Kings||WHL||17||2||10||12||16||2|
Morgan Klimchuk, who scored one goal last week, currently sits second in team scoring with 20 points (7 goals, 13 assists). The Flames 2013 first round pick is tied for first in team scoring.
|Left Wing||Regina Pats||WHL||18||7||13||20||9||4|
Coda Gordon's 5-point week has him leading the Swift Current Broncos in scoring with 23 points. He helped spearhead a huge 7-6 comeback win on Saturday over Saskatoon when he scored the first of 6 third period goals for the Broncos. Gordon was the Flames sixth round pick in the 2012 NHL Draft.
|Left Wing||Swift Current Broncos||WHL||19||9||14||23||4||8|
Keegan Kanzig continues to be a pillar of strength on the Royals blueline. In 2 games this past week, he picked up a single assist. The defenceman was drafted in third round of the 2013 NHL Draft.
Brett Kulak has taken the lead in team scoring thanks to notching 7 points in 4 games last week. He recorded 3 points in 2 games, a single-game high he has hit 4 times this year. He was the Flames fourth round pick in 2012.
Emile Poirier played in a pair of games last week, amassing 3 points in the process. He was recently named the QMJHL's Second Star of October. The Flames selected Poirier 22nd overall in the 2013 NHL Draft.
|Left Wing||Gatineau Olympiques||QMJHL||18||14||15||29||46||12|
Ryan Culkin was held to one assist in three games this past week. He was the Flames fifth round pick in the 2012 NHL Draft.
Tim Harrison suited up for one game this week. He was the Flames sixth round pick in the 2013 NHL Draft.
|Right Wing||Colgate Raiders||ECAC||7||0||0||0||6||-4|
Johnny Gaudreau posted 3 goals in 2 games this week and is currently averaging 1.57 points-per-game. He scored an incredible goal against Northeastern on Nov. 2, which tied the game up in the third period. BC Interruption has made the highlight reel tally into a GIF. Gaudreau was the Flames fourth round pick in the 2011 NHL Draft.
|Left Wing||Boston College Eagles||HEA||7||6||5||11||2||4|
Bill Arnold's 3-assist week has pushed him into third in team scoring. The Flames selected the winger in the fourth round of the 2010 NHL Draft.
|Centre||Boston College Eagles||HEA||7||1||7||8||6||3|
Jon Gillies was in net for both of the Friars games this weekend, splitting the set against Boston University. He was the Flames third round pick in the 2012 NHL Draft.
|Goaltender||Providence College Friars||HEA||4||4||1||1||1.97||.938|
Mark Jankowski was held pointless in two games against Boston University this weekend. The forward was the Flames first round selection in the 2012 NHL Draft and is in his sophomore season at Providence.
|Centre||Providence College Friars||HEA||7||4||1||5||0||2|
John Gilmour was held pointless in two games against Boston University this weekend. He was drafted in the seventh round of the 2013 NHL Draft.
|Defence||Providence College Friars||HEA||7||2||3||5||6||2|
Kenny Agostino picked up his first 2 points of the season this week, notching a pair of assists in a pair of games. The forward was acquired in the Jarome Iginla trade last spring.
|Left Wing||Yale Bulldogs||ECAC||4||0||2||2||4||0|
Rushan Rafikov is currently a +19 through his first 17 games of the year. The Flames selected the Russian defenceman in the seventh round of the 2013 NHL Draft.
Matt DeBlouw has played five games for the Michigan State Spartans, picking up two assists thus far. He was the Flames seventh round pick in the 2012 NHL Draft.
|Centre||Michigan State Spartans||Big Ten||5||0||2||2||6||1|