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Oilers Prospect Update: CHLers ON FIRE, Injuries spreading, and Wells doing Well

Another barn burner of a week for the CHL’s prospects. Dylan Wells goes 3-0-0 for the week with the Thunder. Tons of headlines to check out from the week:

Baggedmilk begging for Marody play time – Cooper Marody is in the NHL now with the Zykov visa issue cleared up and Caggiula’s injury.

Ostap Safin’s season so far – I did a deeper dive on the season for Ostap Safin so far with injuries.

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Bouchard going to Canada’s WJC selection camp – Unfortunately Ryan McLeod and Olivier Rodrigue were not but we are excited to see Bouchard make it.

Patrick Russell yo-yos in and out of the AHL – with Zykov’s visa issues stopping him from joining a team in Canada Russell was sent down and then recalled and then sent down again. Cooper Marody is up now.

Team injury updates – Chris the intern brings you a weekly injury update and in this week’s report he broke down Yamamoto’s injury.

BAKERSFIELD CONDORS (AHL)

  • C Joseph Gambardella 20gp, 9-8-17 (2gp, 1-1-2 this week)
  • R Jesse Puljujarvi 4gp, 2-2-4 (in the NHL this week)
  • R Kailer Yamamoto 7gp, 1-3-4 (did not play this week)
  • C Tyler Vesel 17gp, 1-6-7 (2gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • L Evan Polei 16gp, 3-3-6 (2gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • L Nolan Vesey 4gp, 0-1-1 (in the ECHL this week)
  • R Mitch Callahan 15gp, 3-1-4 (2gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • L Tyler Benson 20gp, 3-13-16 (2gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • L Brad Malone 19gp, 5-10-15 (2gp, 0-1-1 this week)
  • R Josh Currie 20gp, 6-5-11 (2gp, 1-0-1 this week)

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  • C Cooper Marody 11gp, 4-10-14 (1gp, 0-3-3 this week) CALLED UP TO THE NHL

  • C Cameron Hebig 20gp, 9-6-15 (2gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • L Braden Christoffer 19gp, 3-1-4 (2gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • R David Gust 16gp, 4-4-8 (2gp, 1-0-1 this week)
  • R John McFarland 2gp, 0-0-0 (in the ECHL this week)
  • C Luke Esposito 17gp, 0-3-3 (2gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • R Patrick Russell 13gp, 5-8-13 (1gp, 0-2-2 this week) CALLED UP AND THEN SENT DOWN TO THE AHL
  • L Valentin Zykov 6gp, 2-0-2 with Charlotte Checkers (in the NHL this week)
  • LD Kevin Gravel 5gp, 0-1-1 (In the NHL this week)
  • LD Caleb Jones 20gp, 2-10-12 (2gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • LD Keegan Lowe 20gp, 0-1-1 (2gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • LD Ryan Stanton 18gp, 2-2-4 (2gp, 1-0-1 this week)
  • RD Logan Day 19gp, 4-6-10 (2gp, 1-0-1 this week)
  • RD Ethan Bear 15gp, 0-6-6 (2gp, 0-1-1 this week)
  • LD William Lagesson 19gp, 3-5-8 (2gp, 1-0-1 this week)

  • LD Jeremy Beaudry 1gp, 0-0-0 (released from PTO)
  • RD Ryan Mantha 0gp, 0-0-0 (did not play this week)
  • LD Jake Kulevich 3gp, 0-1-1 (did not play this week)
  • G Al Montoya 11gp, 3.09 .879 (did not play this week)
  • G Stuart Skinner 2gp, 3.04, .880 (in the ECHL this week)
  • G Shane Starrett 9gp, 2.77 .907 (2 games, 4-3 W with 29 saves and 4-2 L with 14 saves)
  • G Dylan Wells 1gp, 5.01 .839 (in the ECHL this week)

WICHITA THUNDER (ECHL)

  • C Colin Larkin 13gp, 0-5-5 (did not play this week) Injury?
  • R Ryan Van Stralen 13gp, 1-2-3 (3gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • R John McFarland 10gp, 0-4-4 (did not play this week)
  • L Nolan Vesey 14gp, 1-3-4 (3gp, 0-2-2 this week)
  • LD Jared Wilson 22gp, 1-8-9 (3gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • LD Marc-Olivier Crevier-Morin 8gp, 0-2-2 (2gp, 0-2-2 this week)
  • LD Jake Kulevich 2gp, 0-1-1(in the AHL this week)
  • G Stuart Skinner 13gp, 3.09 .913 (did not play this week)
  • G Dylan Wells 11gp, 2.92 .913 (3 games, 4-1 W with 37 saves, 5-1 W with 24 saves, and 4-2 W with 32 saves)
  • G Shane Starrett 1gp, 1.99 .963 (in the AHL this week)

EUROPE

  • C Bogdan Yakimov 3gp, 0-0-0 for Avangard Omsk and 27gp, 1-2-3 for Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk (KHL) (1gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • L Patrick Siikanen 29gp, 8-18-26 for Blues U20 (Jr. A SM-liiga) (1gp, 0-2-2 this week)
  • LR Anton Slepyshev 33gp, 8-4-12 for KSKA Moskva (KHL) (4gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • LD Markus Niemelainen 21gp, 0-2-2 for HPK (Liiga) (2gp, 0-1-1 this week)
  • RD Filip Berglund 24gp, 2-6-8 for Skelleftea AIK (SHL) (2gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • RD Joel Persson 24gp, 3-12-15 for Vaxjo Lakers HC (SHL) (2gp, 0-0-0 this week)

CHL

  • C Ryan McLeod 25gp, 8-21-29 for Mississauga Steelheads (OHL) (2gp, 1-2-3 this week)
  • C Ostap Safin 10gp, 2-7-9 for Halifax Mooseheads (QMJHL) (did not play this week) Injured
  • L Kirill Maksimov 26gp, 20-17-37 for Niagara Ice Dogs (OHL) (3gp, 4-3-7 this week)
  • LD Dmitri Samorukov 28gp, 2-13-15 for Guelph Storm (OHL) (2gp, 2-3-5 this week)
  • RD Evan Bouchard 13gp, 5-13-18 for London Knights (OHL) (3gp, 1-3-4 this week)
  • G Olivier Rodrigue 23gp, 2.39 .903 for Drummondville Voltigeurs (QMJHL) (3 games, 6-3 W with 14 saves, 4-2 L with 26 saves, and 10-3 W with 19 saves)

COLLEGE AND BEYOND

  • L Graham McPhee 14gp, 1-2-3 for Boston College (NCAA) (2gp, 0-1-1 this week)
  • C Joey Dudek 14gp, 1-0-1 for Boston College (NCAA) (2gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • C Aapeli Rasanen 12gp, 0-2-2 for Boston College (NCAA) (2gp, 0-1-1 this week)
  • C Skyler Brind’Amour 31gp, 8-15-23 for Chilliwack Chiefs (BCHL) (2gp, 1-0-1 this week)
  • LD Matthew Cairns 11gp, 1-2-3 for Cornell (NCAA) (did not play this week)
  • RD John Marino 11gp, 0-2-2 for Harvard (NCAA) (1gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • RD Michael Kesselring 25gp, 2-8-10 for Des Moines Buccaneers (USHL) (3gp, 1-2-3 this week)
  • RD Vincent Desharnais 16gp, 1-4-5 for Providence (NCAA) (1gp, 0-0-0 this week)
  • RD Philip Kemp 11gp, 1-1-2 for Yale (NCAA) (2gp, 1-0-1 this week)
  • G Hayden Hawkey 15gp, 1.86 .916 for Providence (NCAA) (1 game, 6-0 shutout W with 20 saves)

Source: EliteProspects, Verified Twitter Account, 09/12/2018 – 12:00 am MST