TORONTO - Oshawa Generals forward Brett MacLean is the Ontario Hockey League's player of the month for November, the league announced Thursday.
MacLean, a second-round pick of the Phoenix Coyotes, had 22 goals and 11 assists in 12 games last month. He opened the month with a four-goal performance against the Brampton Battalion on Nov. 2, and finished the month with 11 multi-point games, including three consecutive four-point efforts.
The 18-year-old from Port Elgin, Ont., leads the OHL with 31 goals and is second to teammate John Tavares in the scoring race with 58 points in 24 games.
Ryan Wilson of the Sarnia Sting was named defenceman of the month after recording three goals and 15 assists in 11 games. The 20-year-old native of Windsor, Ont., had six multi-point games and recorded five assists in a 5-4 win over the Spitfires on Nov. 1.
Kitchener Rangers veteran Josh Unice captured monthly goaltending honours after going 8-0-0 with a 1.95 goals-against average and .934 save percentage in 10 games. Unice, 18, is 14-2-1-1 for the season and leads the league with a 2.17 goals-against average.