Kings Prospect Tracker: 2015-16 Early November Report

Sharipzyanov OHL NHL KingsEntering the second month of the 2015-16 hockey season, some LA Kings prospects are off to a great start, while others have yet to find their footing. Here’s a look in on all of the organization’s 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)

8 goals, 10 assists, plus-1, 6 PIM in 17 games played

North Bay split their away games last week. Amadio contributed to their win with a goal and two assists. He was a non-factor on the score sheet for their loss.

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

1 goals, 1 assists, plus-2, 4 PIM in five games played

The Otters split their home games last week. Cernak registered a goal and an assist.

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

2 goals, 0 assists, minus-1, 2 PIM in 21 games played

SKA did not have a game last week. Their next game is Nov 10.

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 won both their home games and their away game last week. Dillon did not start for any of the games.

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

0 goals, 1 assist, minus-3, 0 PIM in three games played

The Gophers split their away games last week. Johnson did not play in the games.

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

1 goals, 3 assist, plus-3, 2 PIM in seven games played

The Monarchs played three away games last week, losing two and winning one. Kitsyn contributed to the win with two assists.

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

0 goals, 2 assist, plus-5, 2 PIM in e10 games played

UND split their home games last week. LaDue contributed an assist.

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

0 goals, 3 assists, minus-6, 0 PIM in seven games played

In the Monarchs’ three games last week, Lintuniemi contributed two assists.

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

10 goals, 7 assists, plus-7, 7 PIM in 16 games played

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

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

1 goal, 7 assists, plus-1, 18 PIM in 18 games played

Ottawa split their home games last week. Middleton registered an assist.

MATT MISTELE: Forward, Oshawa Generals (6th round pick in 2014, OHL)

7 goals, 8 assists, minus-8, 12 PIM in 15 games played

Oshawa won their home game but lost both of their away games last week. Mistele did not play in any of the three games.

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

9 goals, 7 assists, plus-7, 44 PIM in 26 games played

Salavat Yulaev UFA did not have a game last week. Their next game is Nov 10.

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

2 goals, 6 assists, plus-6, 39 PIM in 19 games played

The Royals won all four of their away games last week. Reddekopp played in three of the four and registered two assists.

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

1 goal, 1 assists, plus-3, 11 PIM in six games played

In the Monarchs’ three games last week, Roach recorded an assist.

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

1 goal, 2 assists, even, 17 PIM in eight games played

Michigan Tech won both of their away games last week. Roy recorded 17 penalty minutes, including a game misconduct for checking from behind.

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

2 goals, 8 assists, minus-21, 12 PIM in 18 games played

The Wolves lost both of their home games last week. Schmalz registered two assists.

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

1 goals, 3 assists, plus-3, 6 PIM in eight games

The Owen Sound split their home games last week. Sharipzyanov was a huge contributor to the games with a goal and three assists.

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

3 goals, 5 assists, plus-1, 25 PIM in 16 games

The Pats lost both their away and home game last week. Wagner registered two penalty minutes.

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

11 goals, 9 assists, even, 4 PIM in 18 games played

The Frontenacs lost their away game but won both of their home games last week. Watson contributed a goal and an assist. He leads the team with 11 goals.

MORE KINGS PROSPECT COVERAGE:

LA Kings 2015-16 Early Season Prospect Rankings: No. 9 and 10

LA Kings 2015-16 Early Season Prospect Rankings – Honorable Mentions

Instagram

Note to webmasters/reporters: When recapping news or interviews from this site please remember to include a link to www.MayorsManor.com

Recent Articles

Kings Of The Podcast: Ep. Q32 with Arthur Kaliyev

With the World Junior Championship set to officially kick off in just a few weeks, Kings Of The Podcast is back with another new episode to complete our Team USA preview. Joining us on this episode is LA Kings prospect Arthur Kaliyev.
Among the topics discussed:
– Training in SoCal the past few months
– His love for […]

Two LA Kings Prospects Playing on TV – Tune in Today, Tomorrow, and Saturday

It’s looking more and more like the NHL is headed toward a late January / early February start for the 2020-21 season. And that’s just fine. As discussed on Kings of the Podcast recently, that allows hockey fans everywhere to focus their attention on the upcoming World Junior Championships. While the official tournament starts December […]

This Day in LA Kings History: December 3

Happy birthday to former @LAKings defenseman Tom Preissing, who was born on December 3, 1978.#LAKings #GoKingsGo pic.twitter.com/NlnofY98Ur
— The Kingstorian (@Kingstorian) December 3, 2020

On December 3, 2013, Martin Jones made his NHL debut against the Anaheim Ducks. Jones made 26 saves and stopped nine shootout attempts in a 3-2 win for the @LAKings.#LAKings #GoKingsGo pic.twitter.com/bmlLXTn9fk
— The […]

Major News Items

Anatomy of a Draft Pick – How the Kings Decided on Byfield

It seems that nearly every year there is a debate among two players either at or near the top of the NHL Draft board. This year was no exception, with Quinton Byfield vs. Tim Stuetzle being a common theme among … [Read More...]

More Prospect News