Oilers prospect and University of Denver defenceman Joey LaLeggia has been named the NCHC's Co-Player of the Month for January.
In 10 games last month, LaLeggia recorded 10 points (3-7-10), which included two game-winning goals.
LaLeggia leads all NCHC defencemen in scoring (22 points), shots on goal (89) and game-winning goals (3), according to a Pioneers press release.
LaLeggia was selected by the Oilers in the fifth round of the 2012 NHL draft.
The 5-foot-10, 185 pound LaLeggia is a candidate for the Hobey Baker Award. You can vote for him at hobeybaker.com.