chicagoblackhawks.com will keep you up to date on the progress of the Top 10 Blackhawk Prospects (list below) throughout the 2006-07 season. See updated stats for all of the Blackhawk Prospects and In the System players.
C Evan Brophey, Plymouth (OHL): Brophey scored a goal in Plymouth's 4-2 win over Mississauga on Sunday ... He is currently 2nd in the OHL in assists with 13.
D Simon Danis-Pepin, Maine (Hockey East): Danis-Pepin was held scoreless in Maine's season opener, a 3-1 victory over Minnesota on Friday.
C Nathan Davis, Miami-OH (CCHA): Davis had two assists in Miami's season opening 5-2 win over Denver on Friday night ... He was held scoreless in Miami's 4-1 loss to Vermont on Saturday.
C Jacob Dowell, Wisconsin (WCHA): Dowell was held scoreless in Wisconsin's season opener, a 3-0 win against Northern Michigan on Friday ... He had two goals in Wisconsin's 3-3 tie with Northern Michigan on Saturday.
C Adam Hobson, Spokane (WHL): Hobson was scoreless in Spokane's 2-1 shoot out win over Everett on Friday night ... He had an assist in Spokane's 5-1 loss to Tri-City on Saturday night ... Hobson is an assistant captain for Spokane.
RW Jack Skille, Wisconsin (WCHA): Skille was held scoreless in Wisconsin's 3-0 win over Northern Michigan on Friday and its 3-3 tie with Northern Michigan on Saturday. He was a -1 for the two games.
C Jonathan Toews, North Dakota (WCHA): Toews had an assist in North Dakota's season opener, a 6-1 win over Quinnipiac on Friday ... He had three goals, an assist and was a +4 a day later in a 4-2 win over Quinnipiac on Saturday.
C Petri Kontiola, Tappara (FIN): Kontiola had 2 assists in Tappara's 3-2 loss to KalPa on Wednesday. He was named the 2nd star of the game ... Kontiola went scoreless in Tappara's 4-1 loss to Jokerit on Thursday and its 4-1 win over Pelicans on Saturday ... Kontiola has 10 points in 11 games this season.
RW Igor Makarov, SKA St. Petersberg (RUS): Makarov went scoreless in SKA's 2-1 loss to Mytishi Khimik on Saturday ... Makarov has four goals in 12 games with SKA.
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Top 10 Prospects (subject to change throughout the season)
Evan Brophey (Plymouth)
Adam Hobson (Spokane)
Dan Bertram (Boston College)
Nathan Davis (Miami-OH)
Simon Danis-Pepin (Maine)
Jacob Dowell (Wisconsin)
Jack Skille (Wisconsin)
Jonathan Toews (North Dakota)
Petri Kontiola (Tappara)
Igor Makarov (SKA St. Petersberg)