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Islanders Prospect Report

by Sara Giles / New York Islanders

Beauvillier leading in Shawinigan

Anthony Beauvillier continues to shine for the division-leading Shawinigan Cataractes of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. The Shawinigan captain notched six points (1G, 5A) last week, including the game-tying goal late in the third period Friday night against the Quebec Remparts. Beauvillier also added the primary assist in overtime to lift the Cataractes to a 7-6 win over Quebec. Beauvillier has recorded at least one point in 19 of the Cataractes 21 games season. Last week, Beauvillier was named to Team Canada's World Juniors Selection camp. 

Ho-Sang Stays Hot

Joshua Ho-Sang added a pair of points in each of Niagara’s games this weekend to extend his point streak to 18 games, good for second longest in the Ontario Hockey League. The streak started back on October 18 and Ho-Sang has accumulated 27 points over that span (8G, 19A). 

READ: MATHEW BARZAL'S MOTIVATION

Soderstrom Named to Sweden’s World Junior Selection Camp

Linus Soderstrom was named to Team Sweden’s World Juniors selection camp on Monday. Soderstrom made Sweden’s World Junior roster last season, going 5-2-0 at the tournament and finishing fourth. The Islanders’ 2014 4th-round pick had a 2.31 goals-against average and a .917 save percentage last season. 


Sound Tigers’ Whitney continues to produce

Bridgeport: 14-7-1, 29 pts., 2nd in Atlantic Division, 3rd in Eastern Conference

Bridgeport forward Joe Whitney posted another good outing despite the disappointing week for the Sound Tigers, who dropped two of three games. Whitney tallied his second hat trick of the year and a season-high plus four rating on Sunday’s win over division rivals, the Hartford Wolf Pack. Whitney currently ranks second in the American Hockey League in points with 26 (11G, 15A). The Sound Tigers fell in back-to-back games on Friday and Saturday to Springfield and Portland, but bounced back with a 4-2 win on Sunday over the Wolf Pack. 

The Sound Tigers will look to get back on track with another three-game weekend starting  in Portland on Friday then in Hartford on Saturday before returning home Sunday to host the Hersey Bears at Webster Bank Arena. 

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Missouri Perfect in November

Missouri: 19-2-1 (39 points), 1st in Central Division, 1st  in Western Conference, 1st in the ECHL

The ECHL-leading Missouri Mavericks ran their winning streak to 14 games after tallying a pair of wins over Western Conference opponents. The Mavericks started this week with a 3-0 shutout over the Evansville IceMen on Wednesday and added a 5-2 win against the Wichita Thunder on Saturday. The Mavericks 19-2-0-1 record is their best start in franchise history.  Missouri has not dropped a game since Oct. 31st.

In addition to the team accolades, forward Jesse Root added one of his own by being named the ECHL Player for the Month for November. Root registered 17 points (8G, 9A) in Missouri’s 12 November games. Root is currently riding an eight-game point streak, the longest active streak in the ECHL.  

The Mavericks are off until Sunday, Dec. 13 when they visit the Tulsa Oilers. Tulsa is one of three teams with earn a win against the Mavericks this season.  

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Prospect Stats

CANADIAN HOCKEY LEAGUE
PLAYER POS. HT. WT. BORN (BIRTHPLACE) 2015-16 TEAM GP G A P PIM
Barzal, Mathew F 5'11 200 5/26/97 (Coquitlam, BC) Seattle (WHL) 24 9 34 43 31
Beauvillier, Anthony F 5'11 170 6/8/97 (Sorel-Tracy, QC) Shawinigan, (QMJHL) 21 17 24 41 31
Dal Colle, Michael
F 6'3 184 6/20/96 (Richmond HIll, ON)
Oshawa (OHL)
27 7 16 23 8
Ho-Sang, Joshua
F 6'0 166 1/22/96 (Toronto, ON) Niagara (OHL) 27 10 28 38 20
Vande Sompel, Mitchell D 5'10 180 2/11/97 (London, ON) Oshawa (OHL) 15 1 8 9 8
Wotherspoon, Parker D 6'1 170 8/24/97 (Surrey, BC) Tri-City (WHL) 28 5 18 23 42
NATIONAL COLLEGIATE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION
PLAYER POS. HT. WT. BORN (BIRTHPLACE) 2015-16 TEAM GP G A P PIM
Bischoff, Jake D 6'0 185 7/25/94 (Cambridge, MN) Minnesota (Big-10) 13 2 3 5 8
Cammarata, Taylor F 5'7 154 2/27/95 (Minneapolis, MN) Minnesota (Big-10) 13 1 3 4 2
Schempp, Kyle F 6'0 179 1/13/94 (Saginaw, MI)
Ferris State (WCHA) 18 5 8 13 14
Somerby, Doyle D 6'5 223 7/4/94 (Marblehead, MA) Boston U (H-East) 16 3 5 8 14
Toews, Devon D 6'1 181
2/21/94 (Abbotsford, BC) Quinnipiac U 14 3 7 10 10
EUROPE
PLAYER POS. HT. WT. BORN (BIRTHPLACE) 2015-16 TEAM GP G A P PIM
Crus Rydberg, Viktor
RW 5'11 203 3/21/95 (Vakjo, SWE) HC Vita Hasten (SWE) 22 4 2 6 6
Hansson, Petter
RW 6'1 187 5/16/96 (Gislaved, SWE) Linkoping HC (SWE) 6 0 0 0 0

GOALTENDERS
GOALTENDER HT. WT. BORN (BIRTHPLACE) 2015-16 TEAM GP W L OT SO GAA SV%
Koskinen, Mikko 6'7 203 7/18/88 (Vantaa, FIN) St. Petersburg SKA (KHL) 25 13 11 1 2 2.39 .920
McAdam, Eamon 6'2 199 9/24/94 (Doylestown, PA) Penn State (Big-10) 8 7 1 0 1 2.01 .933
Soderstrom, Linus
6'5 196 8/23/96 (Stockholm, SWE)
HC Vita Hasten (SWE)
11 3 8 0 2 2.07 .921
Sorokin, Ilya
6'2 167 8/4/95 (Mezhdurechensk, RUS)
CSKA Moscow (KHL) 14 10 3 1 5 0.90 .960
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