Brock Boeser is for real. The 18-year-old added three more goals to his total in two games over the weekend, extending his points streak to eight games. Boeser is now fourth in the NCAA in goals (first among freshman) and ninth overall in points (second among freshman).
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Cole Cassels registered one shot on goal in two games this past week. The rookie is still looking for his first career AHL goal.
Thatcher Demko extended his unbeaten streak to 13 games with a win and a tie against Northeastern this past weekend. Demko stopped 55-of-61 shots fired his way as he sits in the Top 4 among NCAA goalies in wins, shutouts, goals-against average and save-percentage.
Alex Friesen tallied his fourth goal of the season and also picked up a helper in three games this past week. The 24-year-old has four goals in his past eight outings.
Brendan Gaunce has been out of action since November 21 with an undisclosed injury. No timetable for his return.
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Alex Grenier snapped a five-game goal drought with his fourth of the season on Saturday night, sealing the Comets’ incredible third period comeback with an empty-netter.
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After being held off the scoresheet in the first two games of the week, Nicklas Jensen got the party started on Saturday with his fourth of the season, kicking-off the Comets’ comeback that featured four goals in the final 6:13 of the game.
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Ronalds Kenins was called up to the Canucks on Wednesday. He appeared in two games with the big club this past week, registering two shots on goal in 22:46 of ice time.
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Hunter Shinkaruk left during the second period of Wednesday’s loss to the Phantoms with an injury. There is no timetable on when the 21-year-old will return to the lineup.
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Jordan Subban didn’t register a point in two games played this past week. All eight of his points (1-7-8) this year have come in six games.
Linden Vey continues to struggle to find the back of the net, picking up just one assist in three games during the week. The 24-year-old has not scored in 17 straight games, and still has just one goal on the season.