Flames Future Watch Update: 11.11.13
Several Flames prospects put forth strong performances over the past week
CALGARY, AB -- Several Calgary Flames prospects came up with huge performances over the past week but Johnny Gaudreau's seven-point weekend has given him the nod as our featured player this week.
The Boston College junior went on a tear in his two games this weekend, rattling off three points against Boston University on Friday and four points against Army on Sunday. With 18 points in nine games this season, Gaudreau leads Hockey East in scoring. His 2.00 points-per-game average also leads the division.
The Eagles, who are tied with Providence College for top spot in Hockey East, rely on Gaudreau to lead them offensively and he hasn't wavered under the pressure. Boston College is 6-0-1 when Gaudreau scores a goal and are 6-1-1 when he records a point.
See how Flames prospects in the WHL, QMJHL, NCAA and MHL are doing this year in our weekly update.
Eric Roy posted 1 assist this past week. He was selected by the Flames in the fifth round (135th overall) in the 2013 NHL Draft.
|Defence||Brandon Wheat Kings||WHL||19||2||11||13||20||1|
Morgan Klimchuk posted 6 points (5 goals, 1 assist) in 3 games this past week. He recorded a natural hat trick on Nov. 6 against Lethbridge, leading his club to a 5-2 win. The Flames 2013 first round pick leads his team in scoring.
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Coda Gordon's registed 3 points in 3 games last week and sits second in team scoring. Gordon was the Flames sixth round pick in the 2012 NHL Draft.
|Left Wing||Swift Current Broncos||WHL||22||10||16||26||4||11|
Keegan Kanzig continues to be a pillar of strength on the Royals blueline. The defenceman was drafted in third round of the 2013 NHL Draft.
Brett Kulak, who leads the Vancouver Giants in scoring, came up big for his club on Nov. 9 when he potted 2 goals in a 5-1 win over Prince George. He was the Flames fourth round pick in 2012.
Emile Poirier posted 5 points in 3 games this past weekend and currently sits fourth in league scoring with 34 points (16 goals, 18 assists) in 21 games. The Flames selected Poirier 22nd overall in the 2013 NHL Draft.
|Left Wing||Gatineau Olympiques||QMJHL||21||16||18||34||54||13|
Ryan Culkin scored his second goal of the year this week and now has 15 points (2 goals, 13 assists) on the year.. 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.
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Johnny Gaudreau's 7-point weekend has him leading Hockey East in scoring. The junior posted 4 points on Sunday, his season-high. Highlights can be viewed HERE. Gaudreau was the Flames fourth round pick in the 2011 NHL Draft.
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Bill Arnold, who is third in team scoring with 14 points, registered 4 points against Army on Sunday. Highlights can be viewed HERE. The Flames selected the winger in the fourth round of the 2010 NHL Draft.
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Jon Gillies tied the Providence College shutout record (7) on Nov. 8 when made 23 saves in a 1-0 win over Merrimack. He also backstopped the Friars to a 4-2 victory over Merrimack on Saturday, making 31 saves. He was the Flames third round pick in the 2012 NHL Draft.
|Goaltender||Providence College Friars||HEA||8||6||1||1||1.73||.944|
Mark Jankowski scored 2 goals in a 4-2 win over Merrimack this weekend. Highlights can be viewed HERE. The forward was the Flames first round selection in the 2012 NHL Draft and is in his sophomore season at Providence.
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John Gilmour picked up 1 point in a pair of games this weekend. Gilmour leads Providence defencemen in scoring. He was drafted in the seventh round of the 2013 NHL Draft.
|Defence||Providence College Friars||HEA||9||2||4||6||6||4|
Kenny Agostino picked up a single point in Yale's pair of games this weekend. The forward was acquired in the Jarome Iginla trade last spring.
|Left Wing||Yale Bulldogs||ECAC||6||0||3||3||4||0|
Rushan Rafikov is currently a +19 through his first 25 games of the year. The Flames selected the Russian defenceman in the seventh round of the 2013 NHL Draft.
Matt DeBlouw has 2 assists in 6 games with the Spartans this year. He was the Flames seventh round pick in the 2012 NHL Draft.
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