Wild Prospects Report - Oct. 26
Tuesday, 10.26.2010 / 10:46 PM / Minnesota Wild | Features
HOUSTON AEROS (2-4-1, 8th in West Division) – The Aeros went 0-2-1 last week, dropping a 1-0 OT decision to Peoria, a 2-0 game in San Antonio and a 3-2 contest to Lake Erie. G Anton Khudobin turned in a .938 SV% in two starts, G Matt Hackett made 24 stops in his lone appearance while C Casey Wellman and C Joel Broda each lit the lamp for Houston. Overall, Houston is 2-4-1 on the season. RW Jean-Michel Daoust leads the Aeros with five points (2- 3=5) and Khudobin owns a team-best 2.31 GAA and .929 SV%. This week the Aeros are at San Antonio on Friday, at Texas on Saturday and host Texas on Sunday.
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Canadian Hockey Leagues
LW Brett Bulmer - Kelowna (WHL): Second round pick (39th overall) in 2010 Draft has four goals and two assists through 11 games. He ranks second on the team in goals and fourth in points.
D Josh Caron - Kamloops (WHL): The 2010 free agent signing played two games and was a +4 before suffering a broken collar bone that will sideline until early December.
LW Kris Foucault - Calgary (WHL): The fourth round pick (103rd overall) in 2009 Draft has tallied three goals and five assists in 10 games thus far. He's second among Hitmen in assists and tied for second in scoring.
D Colton Jobke - Kelowna (WHL): The 2010 free agent signing has two assists through 10 games.
D Bjorn Krupp - Belleville (OHL): The 2009 free agent signing has posted two assists through 12 games.
RW Dylen McKinlay - Chilliwack (WHL): The seventh round pick (189th overall) in the 2010 NHL Draft has tallied three assists through eight games. He suffered a lower body injury on October 15 and has been out since then with his status being "week-to-week."
C Anthony Hamburg - Colgate (ECAC): The seventh round pick (193rd overall) in the 2009 Draft made his collegiate debut for Colgate on Saturday in a 5-4 loss to Lake Superior State. He was a -1 on the night.
LW Erik Haula - Minnesota (WCHA): The seventh round pick (182nd overall) in 2009 assisted on the game-winning goal for Minnesota against St. Cloud State on Saturday. He leads the team with six assists and ranks second with seven points.
D Sean Lorenz - Notre Dame (CCHA): Fourth round pick (115th overall) in 2008 has posted two assists through five games thus far. He is a +4 on the season.
D Kyle Medvec - Vermont (HE): Fourth round pick (102nd overall) in 2006 is scoreless through three games this season. The senior is an assistant captain for the Catamounts this season.
F Jason Zucker - Denver (WCHA): Second round selection (59th overall) in 2010 Draft scored his first two collegiate goals, including the game-winner in a 4-2 win over Wisconsin on Friday. He has three points (2-1=3) in six games and leads the Pioneers in shots with 24.
F Mikael Granlund - HIFK Helsinki (Finland): The first round selection (ninth overall) in 2010 has missed the last three games with an injury suffered on October 14. He had previously socred three goals and eight assists through 12 games. He's expected to resume skating this week.
RW Johan Larsson - Brynas (Sweden): The second round selection (56th overall) in the 2010 Draft has posted one assist through 10 games in Elite Level play. In nine Junior level games, he's posted six goals and nine assists.
F Jere Sallinen - Blues Espoo (Finland): The sixth round selection (163rd overall) in the 2009 Draft has a goal and four assists through 14 games this season.
Dennis Endras - Augsberger (Germany): The 2010 free agent signing is 4-6-2 through 12 games with Augsberger. Has posted a 3.49 goals against average and a .884 save percentage.
Johan Gustafsson - VIK (Sweden): The sixth round pick (159th overall) in the 2010 Draft ranks second among League goaltenders with a 2.11 goals against average and fourth with a .923 save percentage. He earned a 4-3 victory over Malmo this past weekend.
Darcy Kuemper - Red Deer (WHL): The sixth round pick (161st overall) in 2009 leads all WHL goalies in wins with a 9-4-0 record. He ranks second in the League with a 1.60 goals against average and a .936 save percentage. He was the CHL Goalie of the Week for the period of October 4 through 10.