Kings Prospect Tracker: Several Advance in Playoffs, Others Eliminated

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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)

Regular season: 50 goals, 48 assists, plus-30, 40 PIM in 68 games played
Playoffs: 7 goals, 4 assist, plus-2, 8 PIM in six games played

North Bay continued the OHL Eastern Conference Quarterfinals versus the Peterborough Petes with four games, which they split. Amadio was a huge contributor with five goals, including a hat trick. He also registered three assists.

Series tied 3-3.

GM 1: North Bay 2, Peterborough 1
GM 2: Peterborough 5, North Bay 3
GM 3: Peterborough 7, North Bay 6
GM 4: North Bay 2, Peterborough 0
GM 5: North Bay 2, Peterborough 1
GM 6: Peterborough 7, North Bay 5
GM 7: PBO @ NB – Tue, Apr 5

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

Regular season: 4 goals, 11 assists, plus-7, 35 PIM in 41 games played
Playoffs: 0 goals, 4 assists, plus-6, 6 PIM in four games played

The Otters played two games in the OHL Western Conference Quarterfinals versus Sagniaw last week, winning both games to take the series 4-0. Cernak registered two assists.

Erie wins series 4-0.

GM 1: Erie 5, Sagniaw 1
GM 2: Erie 7, Sagniaw 3
GM 3: Erie 6, Sagniaw 3
GM 4: Erie 6, Sagniaw 4

The Otters will advance to the OHL Western Conference Semifinals. Their schedule and opponent is TBD.

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

Regular season: 2 goals, 0 assists, minus-2, 4 PIM in 33 games played
Playoffs: 0 goals, 1 assists, minus-1, 4 PIM in 15 games played

SKA continued the KHL Conference Finals versus CSKA, but lost Game 4 and were eliminated from the playoffs. Dergachyov was a non-factor on the score sheet.

CSKA wins series 4-0.

GM 1: CSKA 3, SKA 0
GM 2: CSKA 3, SKA 2
GM 3: CSKA 1, SKA 0
GM 4: CSKA 2, SKA 1

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

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

The Oil Kings continued the WHL Eastern Conference Quarterfinals versus the Brandon Wheat Kings, losing all three games played last week. Dillon did not start for any of the games.

Brandon leads series 3-2.

GM 1: Edmonton 4, Brandon 2
GM 2: Edmonton 2, Brandon 1
GM 3: Brandon 3, Edmonton 1
GM 4: Brandon 5, Edmonton 0
GM 5: Brandon 5, Edmonton 2
GM 6: EDM @ BDN – Tue, Apr 5
GM 7: EDM @ BDN – Wed, Apr 6

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

Regular season: 3 goals, 7 assists, minus-1, 6 PIM in 33 games played

Johnson and the Gophers were eliminated from the playoff run on March 19.

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

Ontario Reign: 0 goals, 0 assists, even, 0 PIM in two games played
Manchester Monarchs: 26 goals, 26 assists, plus-36, 57 PIM in 63 games played

The Monarchs lost both of their away games last week. Kitsyn registered an assist.

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

5 goals, 13 assists, plus-27, 12 PIM in 39 games played

UND advanced to the Frozen Four and their next game will be against Denver on Apr 7.

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

1 goals, 14 assists, plus-4, 8 PIM in 36 games played

In the Monarchs’ two games last week, Lintuniemi registered an assist.

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

Regular season: 25 goals, 20 assists, plus-14, 60 PIM in 59 games played
Playoffs: 0 goals, 5 assists, even, 0 PIM in four games played

In the Otters’ two games last week, Marchment registered two assists.

Erie wins series 4-0.

GM 1: Erie 5, Sagniaw 1
GM 2: Erie 7, Sagniaw 3
GM 3: Erie 6, Sagniaw 3
GM 4: Erie 6, Sagniaw 4

The Otters will advance to the OHL Western Conference Semifinals. Their schedule and opponent is TBD.

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

Regular season: 7 goals, 24 assists, plus-11, 68 PIM in 64 games played
Playoffs: 0 goals, 2 assists, minus-3, 2 PIM in five games played

Ottawa continued the OHL Eastern Conference Quarterfinals versus the Niagara Ice Dogs last week. They won Game 3 but lost Game 4 and Game 5 to be eliminated from the playoffs. Middleton registered two assists.

Niagara wins series 4-1.

GM 1: Niagara 5, Ottawa 4
GM 2: Niagara 5, Ottawa 3
GM 3: Ottawa 4, Niagara 2
GM 4: Niagara 2, Ottawa 1
GM 5: Niagara 5, Ottawa 2

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

Regular season: 33 goals, 25 assists, minus-6, 45 PIM in 61 games played
Playoffs: 6 goals, 3 assists, plus-2, 4 PIM in six games played

Sarnia coninuted the OHL Western Conference Quarterfinals versus the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds, playing four game and winning three to tie the series 3-3. Mistele was a huge contributor with four goals and three assists.

Series tied 3-3.

GM 1: Sault Ste. Marie 6, Sarnia 3
GM 2: Sault Ste. Marie 5, Sarnia 2
GM 3: Sarnia 5, Sault Ste. Marie 2
GM 4: Sault Ste. Marie 3, Sarnia 2
GM 5: Sarnia 5, Sault Ste. Marie 1
GM 6: Sarnia 5, Sault Ste. Marie 1
GM 7: SSM @ SAR – Tue, Apr 5

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

Regular Season: 19 goals, 17 assists, plus-10, 91 PIM in 55 games played
Playoffs: 2 goal, 5 assists, minus-4, 18 PIM in 10 games played

Salavat Yulaev continued the KHL Conference Finals versus Metallurg Mg, losing two games to be eliminated from the playoffs. Prokhorkin registered an assist.

Metallurg Mg wins series 4-1.

GM 1: Metallurg Mg 3, Salavat Yulaev 2
GM 2: Metallurg Mg 6, Salavat Yulaev 1
GM 3: Salavat Yulaev 3, Metallurg Mg 2
GM 4: Metallurg Mg 3, Salavat Yulaev 1
GM 5: Metallurg Mg 3, Salavat Yulaev 2

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

Regular season: 4 goals, 26 assists, plus-19, 102 PIM in 70 games played
Playoffs: 0 goals, 3 assists, minus-1, 4 PIM in six games played

The Royals continued the WHL Western Conference Quarterfinals versus the Spokane Chiefs, playing four games. They split their games and were able to take the series 4-2. Reddekopp registered three assists.

Victoria wins series 4-2.

GM 1: Victoria 5, Spokane 3
GM 2: Victoria 4, Spokane 3
GM 3: Spokane 5, Victoria 2
GM 4: Victoria 3, Spokane 2
GM 5: Spokane 4, Victoria 1
GM 6: Victoria 6, Spokane 2

The Royals will advance to the WHL Western Conference Semifinals. Their schedule and opponent is TBD.

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

6 goals, 24 assists, minus-2, 85 PIM in 64 games played

In the Monarchs’ games last week, Roach registered two assists.

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

7 goals, 13 assists, plus-24, 37 PIM in 37 games played

Roy and Michigan Tech were eliminated from the playoff run on March 18.

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

9 goals, 21 assists, minus-56, 47 PIM in 65 games played

The Wolves did not advance to the OHL playoffs.

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

Regular season: 5 goals, 16 assists, plus-5, 34 PIM in 46 games played
Playoffs: 1 goals, 3 assists, minus-7, 4 PIM in six games played

Owen Sound continued the OHL Western Conference Quarterfinals versus the London Knights last week. They won one game but lost three, losing the series 4-2. Sharipzyanov registered one goal and three assists.

London wins series 4-2.

GM 1: London 4, Owen Sound 1
GM 2: Owen Sound 2, London 0
GM 3: London 5, Owen Sound 1
GM 4: London 8, Owen Sound 5
GM 5: Owen Sound 4, London 3
GM 6: London 5, Owen Sound 2

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

Regular season: 28 goals, 34 assists, plus-31, 84 PIM in 70 games
Playoffs: 2 goal, 4 assist, plus-5, 10 PIM in five games played

The Pats continued the WHL Eastern Conference Quarterfinals versus the Lethbridge Hurricane last week, winning all three games to take the series 4-1. Wagner registered one goal and three assists.

Regina wins series 4-1.

GM 1: Lethbridge 6, Regina 3
GM 2: Regina 3, Lethbridge 0
GM 3: Regina 3, Lethbridge 2
GM 4: Regina 2, Lethbridge 0
GM 5: Regina 7, Lethbridge 2

The Pats will now play the Red Deer Rebels in the WHL Eastern Conference Semifinals.

GM 1: REG @ RD – Sat, Apr 9
GM 2: REG @ RD – Sun, Apr 10
GM 3: RD @ REG – Tue, Apr 12
GM 4: RD @ REG – Wed, Apr 13
GM 5: REG @ RD – Fri, Apr 15
GM 6: RD @ REG – Sun, Apr 17
GM 7: REG @ RD – Tue, Apr 19

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

Regular season: 43 goals, 46 assists, plus-31, 32 PIM in 66 games played
Playoffs: 3 goals, 12 assists, plus-10, 2 PIM in five games played

Kingston continued the OHL Eastern Conference Quarterfinals versus the Oshawa Generals last week, winning two of their three games to take the series 4-1. Watson contributed one goal and eight assists.

Kingston wins series 4-1.

GM 1: Kingston 6, Oshawa 0
GM 2: Kingston 7, Oshawa 3
GM 3: Kingston 4, Oshawa 4
GM 4: Oshawa 4, Kingston 3
GM 5: Kingston 6, Oshawa 0

Kingston will advance to the OHL Eastern Conference Semifinals. Their schedule and opponent is TBD.

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