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Islanders Prospect Report

by Jacob Betzner / New York Islanders
2014 First Rounders Continue OHL Domination


Joshua Ho-Sang singlehandedly led the Niagara IceDogs past the Barrie Colts on Sunday, scoring a hat trick and adding two assists in a 7-4 win. The five-point night improved Ho-Sang’s totals to 17 points (four goals, 13 assists) in 10 games this month. Ho-Sang now ranks 14th overall in the OHL scoring race with 55 points.

Michael Dal Colle continued his steady point production, scoring three goals and one assist in three games last week. Dal Colle found the back of the net twice while the Oshawa Generals put up 57 shots against the Peterborough Petes on Thursday and added a goal in a 5-3 win over the North Bay Battalion the next night. Dal Colle now leads the Generals in goals (29) and points (65) and ranks second on the team with 36 assists.

Soderstrom Needs Hip Surgery

Linus Soderstrom will undergo corrective hip surgery, according to Djurgården his Swedish Hockey League club. The Islanders selected Soderstrom in the fourth round of the 2014 NHL Draft. Soderstrom played in every game for Sweden at the 2015 World Junior Championship, helping the team finish in fourth place.

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Bridgeport Sound Tigers:  19-18-5-1, 5th in Northeast Division, T-11th in Eastern Conference

John Persson scored two goals and Colin McDonald added a goal in a 5-3 loss to the Albany Devils on Wednesday at Prudential Center in Newark. Persson opened the scoring with another goal on Friday night against the Portland Pirates and the newly signed Mario Lamoureux tied the score in the second, but the Pirates edged the Sound Tigers 4-2. Johan Sundstrom and McDonald scored Saturday night, and Kevin Poulin stopped 33 shots, but the Pirates managed to beat the Sound Tigers in overtime, 3-2.

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Lamoureux Signs Professional Try Out

Forward Mario Lamoureux debuted with the Sound Tigers in Friday’s loss after signing a professional try-out (PTO) on Tuesday. This season, Lamoureux played 34 games with the Quad City Mallards of the ECHL, leading the team with 39 points (14 goals, 25 assists). Lamoureux played with Islanders forward Brock Nelson at the University of North Dakota from 2010–12.

Stockton Thunder: 13-28-1, 7th in Pacific Division, 13th in Western Conference

After two weeks off, the Stockton Thunder returned to the ice for a 4-2 loss to the Colorado Eagles on Friday. Tyler Maxwell and Austin Levi scored in the loss. Kent Simpson stopped 33 shots on Saturday night, but the Thunder offense sputtered, losing 3-0 to the Eagles. After falling behind 4-0 on Sunday, the Thunder nearly completed a comeback, but fell short, 5-4, to the Eagles. Tyler Shattock, Vinny Scarsella, Jack MacLellan and Maxell scored in the loss.

Sutter, ECHL All-Star

Stockton Thunder center Lukas Sutter recorded two primary assists at the 2015 CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic in Orlando, Florida on Wednesday. Sutter set up Brenden Walker of the Gwinett Gladiators in the second period and Myles Bell of the Evansville IceMen in the third period as the ECHL All-Stars beat the Orlando Solar Bears 8-4. Sutter leads the Thunder with 135 penalty minutes in 37 games.

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CANADIAN HOCKEY LEAGUE
PLAYER POS. HT. WT. BORN (BIRTHPLACE) 2014-15 TEAM GP G A P PIM
Burroughs, Kyle D 5'11 200 7/12/95 (Vancouver, BC) Regina (WHL) 35 5 17 22 45
Medicine Hat (WHL) 8 0 9 9 18
Crus Rydberg, Victor F 5'11 186 3/21/95 (Maple, ON) Plymouth (OHL) 31 7 19 26 24
Dal Colle, Michael
F 6'3 184 6/20/96 (Richmond HIll, ON)
Oshawa (OHL)
37 29 36 65 12
Ho-Sang, Joshua
F 6'0 166 1/22/96 (Toronto, ON) Windsor (OHL)
11 3 16 19 8
Niagara (OHL) 27 9 27 38 14
NATIONAL COLLEGIATE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION
PLAYER POS. HT. WT. BORN (BIRTHPLACE) 2014-15 TEAM GP G A P PIM
Bischoff, Jake D 6'0 185 7/25/94 (Cambridge, MN) Minnesota (Big-10) 19 1 4 5 0
Cammarata, Taylor F 5'7 154 2/27/95 (Minneapolis, MN) Minnesota (Big-10) 22 1 13 14 6
Russo, Robbie D 6'0 192 2/15/93 (Westmount, IL) Notre Dame (H-East) 26 11 14 25 10
Schempp, Kyle F 6'0 179 1/13/94 (Saginaw, MI)
Ferris State (WCHA) 25 6 5 11 18
Somerby, Doyle D 6'5 223 7/4/94 (Marblehead, MA) Boston U (H-East) 21 0 3 3 33
Toews, Devon D 6'1 181
2/21/94 (Abbotsford, BC) Quinnipiac U 22 3 13 16 12
EUROPE
PLAYER POS. HT. WT. BORN (BIRTHPLACE) 2014-15 TEAM GP G A P PIM
Petrov, Kirill
RW 6'3 225 4/13/90 (Kazan, RUS) Ak-Bars Kazan (KHL) 40 5 9 14 37
Ullstrom, David F 6'3
192 4/22/89 (Jonkoping, SWE) Yaroslavl Lokomotiv (KHL)
25 2 5 7 6
Novosibirsk Sibir (KHL) 15 8 2 10 20

GOALTENDERS
GOALTENDER HT. WT. BORN (BIRTHPLACE) 2014-15 TEAM GP W L OT SO GAA SV%
Koskinen, Mikko 6'7 203 7/18/88 (Vantaa, FIN) Novosibirsk Siber (KHL) 29 16 11 1 3 2.22 .921
St. Petersburg SKA (KHL) 13 7 4 1 0 1.60 .941
McAdam, Eamon 6'2 199 9/24/94 (Doylestown, PA) Penn State (Big-10) 9 4 2 1 0 2.91 .913
Soderstrom, Linus
6'5 196 8/23/96 (Stockholm, SWE)
Djurdgarden (SWE)
4 1 3 0 0 2.48 .909
Sorokin, Ilya
6'2 167 8/4/95 (Mezhdurechensk, RUS)
Metallurg Novosuznetsk (KHL)
22 4 11 1 1 3.25 .906
Krasnaya Armiya (KHL) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Williams, Stephon 6'2 190 4/28/93 (Fairbanks, AK) Minnesota State (WCHA) 20 15 3 1 2 1.80 .918
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