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Canucks Future Watch: 2.24.15

by Tyson Giuriato / Vancouver Canucks

Jared McCann continues to put up impressive numbers with the Soo Greyhounds, as he hit the 30-goal plateau over the weekend, while also extending his point streak to eight games.


Darren Archibald posted three points in two games, before going two games without a point or shot on goal.

POSITION TEAM LEAGUE GP G A PTS PIM +/-
Left Wing Utica Comets AHL 47 7 9 16 78 +10

Cole Cassels returned from a two-game suspension this past weekend, netting two goals and a helper on Saturday night.

POSITION TEAM LEAGUE GP G A PTS PIM +/-
Centre Oshawa Generals OHL 45 25 45 70 92 +30

Joacim Eriksson hasn’t played since Monday afternoon, but will now see a heavy dose of action with Jacob Markstrom off to join the Canucks.

POSITION TEAM LEAGUE GP W L T GAA SV%
Goaltender Utica Comets AHL 27 14 7 4 2.60 .908

Alex Friesen was starting to heat up, netting a goal and three assists in his past three games, before being sidelined with an illness.

POSITION TEAM LEAGUE GP G A PTS PIM +/-
Centre Utica Comets AHL 36 6 10 16 45 +9

Brendan Gaunce scored once in three games this past week, while also collecting nine shots on goal. He has four goals in nine games during the month of February.

POSITION TEAM LEAGUE GP G A PTS PIM +/-
Left Wing Utica Comets AHL 51 8 14 22 19 +4

Alex Grenier has five points in his last four games after scoring a goal and setting up two more on Friday night. He only has points in three of nine games this month, but has accumulated eight points in those games.

POSITION TEAM LEAGUE GP G A PTS PIM +/-
Right Wing Utica Comets AHL 43 11 14 25 53 +3

Nicklas Jensen had two assists in three games this past week before being called up and sent back down by the Canucks. He looks to get out of a funk that has seen him only score once in the past 15 games.

POSITION TEAM LEAGUE GP G A PTS PIM +/-
Right Wing Utica Comets AHL 38 10 10 20 21 -12

Jacob Markstrom started three games in four nights this past week, going 2-1-0 while only allowing two goals in each of those games. The 6-foot-6 netminder has been called up to the Canucks.

POSITION TEAM LEAGUE GP W L T GAA SV%
Goaltender Utica Comets AHL 26 17 7 2 1.95 .932

Jared McCann continues to play lights out, posting nine points in three games this past week. He is currently on an eight-game point streak that has seen him net 18 points. Canucks fans should be excited about this guy..

POSITION TEAM LEAGUE GP G A PTS PIM +/-
Centre Soo Greyhounds OHL 50 30 42 72 25 +20

Hunter Shinkaruk snapped a 10-game point drought with an assist in back-to-back games last week. The crafty winger will now look to snap a 13-game goal drought.

POSITION TEAM LEAGUE GP G A PTS PIM +/-
Left Wing Utica Comets AHL 51 6 11 17 22 -6

Jordan Subban was held off the scoresheet in two games over the weekend. He still remains the only defenceman in the OHL to hit the 20-goal plateau.

POSITION TEAM LEAGUE GP G A PTS PIM +/-
Defence Belleville Bulls OHL 54 22 21 43 60 -5

Jake Virtanen snapped a four-game drought with a one-goal, two-assist performance on Saturday night against Tri-City.

POSITION TEAM LEAGUE GP G A PTS PIM +/-
Left Wing Calgary Hitmen WHL 37 16 25 41 56 +17

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