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PROSPECTS: Barratt, Knott Put Up Big Numbers

Evan Barratt continues producing a stellar performance at Penn State

by Monterey Pepper / Blackhawks.com

Every week, Blackhawks.com will keep you up to date with the top-performing prospects in their minor-league, junior, college or European team action. Full stats for each prospect will be updated weekly throughout the season HERE


1st Star: Evan Barratt (B10)

The Line: 2GP, 5A

Barratt racked up five assists during a two-game slate this weekend in Minnesota. The winger currently has 12 points (2G, 10A) in 11 games. He now has multi-point performances in three straight games, all games Penn State has won. 


2nd Star: Graham Knott (ECHL)

The Line: 4GP, 3G

Indy Fuel's Graham Knott put up three goals in four games this past week, putting him third in goals (5), fifth in assists (4) and fourth in overall points (9) on the team. 

The Ontario native capitalized on a loose puck and buried the game-winning goal for a 4-3 overtime final against Kansas City on Wednesday night. 

Tweet from @IndyFuel: 🚨I GOTTA TAKE A RISK, TAKE A CHANCE, MAKE A CHANGE AND BREAKWAYYYYYY🚨 pic.twitter.com/dbo470lNVE

His second goal came on a penalty shot after being pulled down on a breakaway in Friday night's 4-3 loss against the South Carolina Stingrays. 

Tweet from @ECHL: Backhand top shelf goal for Graham Knott on the penalty shot!🚨 @IndyFuel lead @SCStingrays 1-0. pic.twitter.com/YtASuN47GA

The winger notched his third goal in the first period of a 4-3 loss to the Atlanta Gladiators on Sunday night. 
 Tweet from @ECHL: Graham Knott rebounds it in to give @IndyFuel the 1-0 lead ahead of @atlgladiators 🚨🏒📺: https://t.co/3dkxfNINv4pic.twitter.com/aNxtFL9j7X


3rd Star: Brandon Hagel (AHL)

The Line: 2GP, 1G, 1A 

The Rockford winger tallied a goal and an assist in Saturday night's game against Grand Rapids, earning him second star of the game honors. Hagel has put up six points (3G, 3A) in his last eight games.


Around the system:

  • Philipp Kurashev had a goal and an assist in his last two games. The Rockford centerman is on a two-game point streak.
  • Rockford's Alexandre Fortin scored his first goal of the season and notched an assist in Saturday's 5-2 win over Grand Rapids.
  • Colorado College forward Josiah Slavin tallied a goal and an assist in Friday's 4-2 win against St. Cloud State.
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