2012-13 Coyotes Prospects Report: 12/10/2012
• December 29: Portland 2, Adirondack 1
The Pirates won their first game back from an extended break, defeating the Adirondack Phantoms.
Michael Stone had a goal and an assist, while Mark Visentin made 24 saves to win his third straight game.
Andy Miele also had an assist to run his point streak to five games.
• December 31: Portland 4, Connecticut 3
The Pirates rallied from a 3-0 deficit to beat Connectiuct 4-3.
Eleven players notched at least one point for the Pirates in their impressive victory.
Defensemen Mathieu Brodeur and Chris Summers started the comeback by scoring goals 64 seconds apart late in the second period.
Jordam Szwarz tied the score at 3 with a power-play goal early in the third period, and Ethan Werek sealed Portland’s win by scoring his fifth goal of the season with 7:56 left in the game.
Goalie Chad Johnson stopped 32 shots, including all 10 he faced in the third period.
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Six prospects are playing for the Gwinnett Gladiators:
• Goalie Mike Lee is 9-9-1 with a 2.12 goals-against average and a .917 save percentage.
• Goalie Louis Domingue is 10-2-0 with a 2.72 goals-against average and a .900 save percentage.
• Forward Evan Bloodoff has 11 goals and 12 assists in 29 games.
• Forward Scott Arnold has two goals and two assists in five games.
• Defenseman Justin Weller has one goal and one assist in 26 games.
• Forward Maxime Villemaire has one assist in 15 games.
Canadian Hockey League
Eight prospects are playing junior hockey for Canadian Hockey League teams:
• Forward Andrew Fritsch has 11 goals and 12 assists in 30 games for Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)
• Defenseman Justin Hache has three goals and 15 assists in 39 games for Cape Breton (QMJHL)
• Forward Kale Kessy has nine goals and nine assists in 28 games for Vancouver (WHL)
• Forward Lucas Lessio (injured) has seven goals and six assists in 13 games for Oshawa (OHL)
• Defenseman James Melindy has three goals and nine assists in 36 games for Moncton (QMJHL)
• Defenseman Connor Murphy has six goals and 12 assists in 33 games for Sarnia (OHL)
• Forward Henrik Samuelsson has 19 goals and 22 assists in 37 games for Edmonton (WHL)
• Goalie Marek Langhamer is 7-8-1 with a 3.43 goals-against average and a .895 save percentage for Medicine Hat (WHL)
• Forward Samuel "Hunter" Fejes has two goals and three assists in 19 games for Colorado College (WCHA)
• Defenseman Rhett Holland (injured) has played three games for Michigan State (CCHA)
• Forward Zac Larraza has two goals and four assists in 16 games for University of Denver (WCHA)
• Forward Viktor Tikhonov has six goals and eight assists in 19 games for St. Petersburg.
European Elite Leagues
• Defenseman Jonas Ahnelov has one goal and four assists in 33 games for Modo (SWE)
• Forward Vladimir Ruzicka has four goals and 13 assists in 32 games for Slavia Praha (CZECH)
• Forward Alexander Ruuttu has eight goals and 15 assists in 30 games for Kiekko-Vantaa (FIN D1) and has played four games for Jokerit (SM-liiga)
• Defenseman Niklas Tikkinen has three goals and 10 assists in 10 games for Espoo (Jr. A SM-liiga), five assists in 10 games for Espoo (SM-liiga), one goal and two assists in five games for HCK (Finland2), and three assists in two games for LeKi (Finland2).