On Mondays, chicagoblackhawks.com will highlight players who stood out for their minor-league, junior, college or European teams in the previous week's action. All prospect/system stats will be updated weekly throughout the season.
1st Star: RW Alex DeBrincat, Erie Otters (OHL)
The Line: 3GP, 4G, 3A, 16 SOG
DeBrincat posted a second consecutive strong week for the Erie Otters, with four goals and three assists in three outings. The 2016 second-round pick notched three points (2G, 1A) in a 7-2 win over Sarnia last Wednesday, then ended his week with four points (2G, 2A) in a 7-1 win over London; DeBrincat was named First Star for both games. He ranks second on the team with 15 points in six games this season and sits in fourth in the Ontario Hockey League with eight goals despite missing the first three games of the season while attending Blackhawks training camp.