Kings Prospect Tracker: Report For Week Ending Jan. 10, 2016

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Below are brief updates on all LA Kings non-AHL prospects, meaning guys playing in the three Canadian junior leagues (WHL, OHL, and QMJHL), plus college, ECHL, and overseas:
MIKE AMADIO: Forward, North Bay Battalion (3rd round pick in 2014, OHL)

23 goals, 31 assists, plus-7, 28 PIM in 39 games played

North Bay lost their away game and split their home games last week. Amadio registered a goal and an assist.

ERIK CERNAK: Defenseman, Erie Otters (2nd round pick in 2015, OHL)

3 goals, 5 assists, plus-2, 8 PIM in 18 games played

The Otters played three away games last week, winning two and losing one. Cernak did not play due to being at the World Juniors.

Slovakia was eliminated from the World Juniors in the quarterfinals on Jan. 2.

ALEXANDER DERGACHYOV: Forward, St. Petersburg SKA (3rd round pick in 2015, KHL)

2 goals, 0 assists, minus-1, 2 PIM in 22 games played

SKA played three home games last week, losing two and winning one. Dergachyov played in one game and was a non-factor on the score sheet.

At the World Juniors, Russia beat USA in the semifinals last week, advancing to the finals. They lost the final game to Finland and received the silver medal. Dergachyov was a non-factor on the score sheet.

ALEC DILLON: Goalie, Edmonton Oil Kings (5th round pick in 2014, WHL)

7 games played, 2-2-1 record, 3.81 GAA, .871 SV%

The Oil Kings split their home games last week. Dillon did not start for any of the games.

STEVEN JOHNSON: Defenseman, University of Minnesota (4th round pick in 2014)

1 goal, 6 assists, even, 2 PIM in 15 games played

The Gophers split their away games last week. Johnson was a non-factor on the score sheet.

MAXIM KITSYN: Forward, Manchester Monarchs (6th round pick in 2010, KHL)

13 goals, 12 assists, plus-18, 44 PIM in 37 games played

The Monarchs played three away games last week, winning two and losing one. Kitsyn contributed three goals and an assist.

PAUL LADUE: Defenseman, University of North Dakota (6th round pick in 2012)

3 goals, 6 assists, plus-16, 6 PIM in 22 games played

UND won their home game last week. LaDue registered a goal.

ALEX LINTUNIEMI: Defenseman, Manchester Monarchs (2nd round pick in 2014, OHL)

0 goals, 5 assists, minus-4, 0 PIM in eight games played

Lintuniemi did not play in any of the Monarchs’ games last week due to an arm injury.

JAKE MARCHMENT: Forward, Erie Otters (6th round pick in 2014, OHL)

12 goals, 12 assists, plus-20, 24 PIM in 31 games played

In the Otters’ three games last week, Marchment contributed a goal and an assist.

JACOB MIDDLETON: Defenseman, Ottawa 67’s (7th round pick in 2014, OHL)

4 goals, 14 assists, plus-10, 37 PIM in 41 games played

Ottawa split their home games and won their away game last week. Middleton registered an assist.

MATT MISTELE: Forward, Sarnia Sting (6th round pick in 2014, OHL)

17 goals, 16 assists, minus-10, 29 PIM in 32 games played

Sarnia won both of their away games and lost their home game last week. Mistele registered an assist.

NIKOLAI PROKHORKIN: Forward, Salavat Yulaev UFA (4th round pick in 2012, KHL)

16 goals, 15 assists, plus-8, 56 PIM in 46 games played

Salavat Yulaev UFA played four home games last week, which they split. Prokhorkin was a huge contributor with four goals and three assists, including a hat trick.

CHAZ REDDEKOPP: Defenseman, Victoria Royals (7th round pick in 2015, WHL)

4 goals, 15 assists, plus-6, 84 PIM in 43 games played

The Royals split their home and split their away games last week.. Reddekopp registered two assists and 13 penalty minutes.

ALEX ROACH: Defenseman, Manchester Monarchs (free agent signing)

3 goals, 12 assists, plus-8, 65 PIM in 33 games played

In the Monarchs’ games last week, Roach registered five penalty minutes.

MATT ROY: Defenseman, Michigan Tech (7th round pick in 2015, WCHA)

2 goals, 7 assists, plus-10, 23 PIM in 21 games played

Michigan Tech played two games in the Desert Hockey Classic last week, winning one and tying in the other. Roy registered two assists.

MATT SCHMALZ: Forward, Sudbury Wolves (5th round pick in 2015, OHL)

6 goals, 10 assists, minus-38, 28 PIM in 38 games played

The Wolves played three home games last week, winning two and losing one. Schmalz registered a goal and an assist.

DAMIR SHARIPZYANOV: Defensman, Owen Sound Attack (undrafted signing)

1 goal, 6 assists, plus-1, 10 PIM in 18 games

Owen Sound split their away games and lost their home game last week. Sharipzyanov played in two games, but was a non-factor on the score sheet.

At the World Juniors, Russia beat USA in the semifinals last week, advancing to the finals. They lost the final game to Finland and received the silver medal. Sharipzyanov registered two penalty minutes.

AUSTIN WAGNER: Forward, Regina Pats (4th round pick in 2015, WHL)

17 goals, 21 assists, plus-19, 54 PIM in 40 games

The Pats lost their away game and won two out of three home games last week. Wagner was a huge contributor with three goals and four assists.

SPENCER WATSON: Forward, Kingston Frontenacs (7th round pick in 2014, OHL)

19 goals, 23 assists, plus-10, 16 PIM in 38 games played

The Frontenacs won their home game and split their away games last week. Watson contributed one goal and four assists.

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