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Islanders Prospect Report: Feb. 11, 2019

Ruslan Iskhakov has four-point week, Noah Dobson extends point streak, Oliver Wahlstrom to play for Beanpot title

by Cory Wright WrightsWay /

Ruslan Iskhakov recorded four points (1G, 3A) in two games last week for the UConn Huskies. Iskhakov picked up an assist in UConn's 3-2 win over Northeastern on Thursday and had a three-point game (1G, 2A) - including the game-winning goal - in a 5-0 win over Merrimack on Sunday. 

The three-point game was Iskhakov's second in nine days, as the Isles' 2018 second-round pick (43rd overall) also had a trio of points against Boston College on Feb. 1. Iskhakov has seven points (3G, 4A) in his last three games, which accounts for half of his season production (5G, 10A). 

Tweet from @UConnMHOC: The Huskies waste no time in jumping in front! Rookie Ruslan Iskhakov patient in front of the net, then tucks home his 5th on the year for a 1-0 #IceBus lead


Noah Dobson recorded five assists in three games last week for the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies, extending his assist streak to five straight games. Dobson, the Islanders' 2018 first-round pick (12th overall), has nine total assists on his five-game run, his longest assist/point streak of the season. Since being acquired by the Huskies, Dobson has recorded 19 assists in 15 games. 

The Huskies are 15-0-0 since acquiring Dobson, part of an ongoing 17-game winning streak. Rouyn-Noranda is 47-7-1 this season, leading the QMJHL with 95 points.

Tweet from @NESN: The Eagles take a 2-1 lead late in the third period after Jack McBain cashes in with a goal. Can Harvard come back? Catch all the action on NESN.

Oliver Wahlstrom set up the game-winning goal in Boston College's 2-1 win over Harvard in the first round of the Beanpot - the annual tournament between four Boston-based NCAA hockey programs. 

Boston College will face Northeastern for the Beanpot championship on Monday night (Feb. 11). 

In non-Beanpot action, Boston College was shut out 3-0 against UMass Lowell on Friday night, ending Wahlstrom's three-game point streak.  

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