C Kyle Bailey - Portland (WHL): Has scored 14 goals and 25 assists for 39 points in 50 games with Portland. Ranks fifth on his team in scoring and third in penalty minutes with 117. Scored five power play goals and four game-winners
LW Patrick Bordeleau - Val-D’Or (QMJHL): Has scored 18 goals and 31 assists for 49 points in 53 games with Val-D’Or. Ranks fourth on the team in scoring and has picked up nine power play goals and two game-winning goals.
D Riley Emmerson - Tri-City (WHL): Has scored one goal and one assist in 53 games with Tri-City while accumulating 86 penalty minutes.
LW Matt Kassian - Kamloops (WHL): Has scored four goals and five assists for nine points in 55 games with Kamloops.
LW Benoit Pouliot - Sudbury (OHL): Scored 28 goals and 25 assists for 53 points in 37 games with Sudbury. Leads the team in goals and plus/minus rating (+19), and ranks second in scoring. Has 11 power play goals, three shorthanded goals, and three game-winners. Collected five assists and 14 penalty minutes in helping Canada to a gold medal victory at the World Junior Championships.
D A.J. Thelen - Prince Albert (WHL): Has scored 10 goals and 17 assists for 27 points in 55 games. Ranks tied for fourth on the team in scoring and second with six power play goals.
D Anthony Aiello - Boston College (Hockey East): Picked up seven assists in 26 games with B.C.
RW Mike Erickson - Western Michigan (CCHA): Scored seven goals and nine assists for 16 points in 32 games with Western Michigan. Ranks tied for second on the team in goals and third in scoring.
C Danny Irmen - Minnesota (WCHA): Scored 12 goals and 14 assists for 26 points in 19 games, and was named the WCHA Player of the Week on January 31 after recording five points in a sweep of Wisconsin. Tied for third on the team in scoring and second in goals. Has missed 11 games with injuries this season.
F Ryan Jones - Miami (CCHA): Scored 15 goals and 10 assists for 25 points in 30 games with Miami. Ranks second on the team in goals and fourth in scoring.
C Kyle Wilson - Colgate (ECAC): Scored 22 goals and 10 assists for 32 points in 30 games. Ranks first on the team in scoring and second in goals, while leading the club with 10 power play tallies.
C Morten Madsen - Frolunda Jr. (SWE): Scored six goals and 20 assists for 26 points in 25 games with Frolunda. Ranks fourth on the team in scoring and second in assists. Has played five games for Frolunda in the Swedish Elite League.
D Georgi Misharin - CSKA Moscow (RUS): Scored three goals and 10 assists for 13 points in 46 games with CSKA Moscow.
RW Julien Sprunger - HC Fribourg (SUI): Scored 18 goals and 13 assists for 31 points in 35 games with HC Fribourg. Ranks first on his team in goals and fourth in scoring. Scored two goals and three assists for seventh place Switzerland at the World Juniors.
D Mikhail Tyulyapkin - Novokuznetsk (RUS): Scored two goals and three assists for five points in 47 games.
Anton Khudobin - Saskatoon (WHL): Owns a 17-12-0 record with a 3.05 goals against average and a .913 save percentage with two shutouts. Posted a 4-1-0 record with a 2.20 goals against average and a .932 save percentage for second-place Russia at the World Juniors.
Miroslav Kopriva - Austin (CHL): Owns a 7-2-0 record with a 2.00 goals against average and a .945 save percentage. Named the CHL Goaltender of the Week on December 5, and was recalled by Houston on January 13.
Kristofer Westblom - Kelowna (WHL): Owns an 11-5-1 record with a 3.20 goals against average and a .882 save percentage.