Russia 7 @ OHL All-Stars 10
Nikita Kucherov, Russia, 0-1-1, -3, 0 PIM
Tournament totals: 3 GP, 1-2-3, E, 0 PIM
Vladislav Namestnikov, Russia, 0-1-1, -2, 0 PIM
Tournament totals: 1 GP, 0-1-1, -2, 0 PIM
Nikita Nesterov, Russia, 0-1-1, E, 2 PIM
Tournament totals: 2 GP, 0-1-1, +3, 2 PIM
In a wild one, Nikita Kucherov and Vladislav Namestnikov assisted on a Nikita Gusev goal and Nikita Nesterov added a power play assist, but it was not enough as Russia fell 10-7 to the OHL All-Stars. Ex-Lightning rookie camper Seth Griffith had 1 goal and 3 points for the OHL in the win. The two squads will square off again on Monday.
Green Bay Gamblers 4 @ Waterloo Black Hawks 0
G Adam Wilcox, GB: Win, 26 saves on 26 shots, shutout
Season Totals: 4-2-0, 2.67 GAA, .906 sv%, 1 SO
Wilcox (pictured) started for the second straight night with Ryan McKay out of the Green Bay lineup and notched his first shutout of the season. The University of Minnesota commit had one shutout last year.
London Knights 4 @ Erie Otters 3
C Vladislav Namestnikov, LDN: 1-0-1, +1, 2 PIM (holding)
Season Totals: 18 GP, 10-11-21, +9, 18 PIM
London scored three times in the first period, then held on for a 4-3 win against the leagueâ€™s worst team. Namestnikov had what turned out to be the game winning goal when he scored his 10th of the season late in the second period to give the Knights a 4-1 lead. He now has at least a point in seven of his last eight games.
Owen Sound Attack 1 @ Belleville Bulls 2
D Geoffrey Schemitsch, OS: 0-1-1, E, 0 PIM
Season Totals: 17 GP, 0-6-6, -1, 14 PIM
After starting the season slowly, Schemitsch has an assist in three of his last five games.
Green Bay Gamblers 0 @ Des Moines Buccaneers 4
G Adam Wilcox, GB: Loss, 29 saves on 33 shots
Season Totals: 3-2-0, 3.21 GAA, .890 sv%, 0 SO
Wilcox couldnâ€™t make the most of a rare start for the Gamblers, allowing four goals in a shutout loss in Iowa.
PEI Rocket 7 @ Gatineau Olympiques 6 (OT)
D Adam Janosik, GAT: 0-1-1, -3, 2 PIM (hooking), 0 SOG, 0 Hits
Season Totals: 15 GP, 1-10-11, -5, 15 PIM
Janosik (pictured) had an assist in a wild game against PEI, but also finished a team-worst minus-3.
Moncton Wildcats 2 @ Halifax Mooseheads 1 (OT)
D Daniel Milan, MON: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 0 SOG, 0 Hits
Season Totals: 15 GP, 0-3-3, -4, 13 PIM
Milan has only registered a point in one of his last 13 games. He had a quiet night on the scoresheet Friday, but is no doubt happy Moncton got a win in Halifax.
Brampton Battalion 2 @ London Knights 4
C Vladislav Namestnikov, LDN: 0-1-1, E, 2 PIM (check from behind)
Season Totals: 17 GP, 9-11-20, +8, 16 PIM
Namestnikov now has points in six of his last seven games.
Owen Sound Attack 1 @ Ottawa 67â€™s 5
D Geoffrey Schemitsch, OS: 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM (playing with broken stick)
Season Totals: 16 GP, 0-5-5, -1, 14 PIM
Schemitsch seems a long way away from his 40 point rookie season, but heâ€™s really developed positionally.
Chicoutimi Sagueneens 3 @ Moncton Wildcats 5
D Daniel Milan, MON: 0-0-0, +1, 0 PIM, 0 SOG, 0 Hits
Season Totals: 14 GP, 0-3-3, -4, 13 PIM
Milan has only registered a point in one of his last 12 games â€“ a two helper game October 21 vs. the Sags. He had 38 points as a rookie last season. One concerning stat is he has only 13 shots in 14 games. For a two-way defenseman, more is expected.
Sarnia Sting 2 @ London Knights 3 (SO)
C Vladislav Namestnikov, LDN: 0-0-0, -1, 0 PIM
Season Totals: 16 GP, 9-10-19, +8, 14 PIM
Namestnikov had his three game multi-point streak and five game overall point streak snapped in a home win vs. Nail Yakubov (pictured) and Sarnia. Yakubov is expected to go first or second in next summerâ€™s NHL entry draft. He has 34 points (12 goals) in 16 games so far this season to lead the OHL. Namestnikov is tied for 17th in the league in points. Namestnikov did not participate in the shootout as it was over after three shooters.
Windsor Spitfires 1 @ Owen Sound Attack 5
D Geoffrey Schemitsch, OS: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM
Season Totals: 15 GP, 0-5-5, -1, 12 PIM
Schemitsch had his modest two-game point streak snapped, but the Attack got their third straight win.
Green Bay Gamblers 4 @ Fargo Force 1
G Adam Wilcox, GB: Did not play (backup)
Season Totals: 3-1-0, 3.26 GAA, .885 sv%, 0 SO
After two straight starts last weekend, Wilcox sat backup to Ryan McKay, who stopped 26 of 27 shots in a road win over Fargo.
Drummondville Voltigeurs 0 @ Gatineau Olympiques 3
D Adam Janosik, GAT: 0-0-0, +1, 0 PIM, 1 SOG, 0 Hits
Season Totals: 12 GP, 0-9-9, -2, 11 PIM
The Volts thought they had a chance to get both Sean Couturier and Ondrej Palat back this season, but with Palat signed by the Lightning and Couturier now staying in Philadelphia with the Flyers, they wonâ€™t get either.
PEI Rocket 3 @ Moncton Wildcats 2
D Daniel Milan, MON: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 1 SOG, 0 Hits
Season Totals: 13 GP, 0-3-3, -5, 13 PIM
Despite playing most of the year with Coyotes first rounder Brandon Gormley (12 points in 13 games) on the back line, Milan is having a slow start to the year statistically. Dane Phaneuf, brother of the Leafsâ€™ Dion Phaneuf, had an assist for PEI in the game Friday.
Owen Sound Attack 2 @ London Knights 3 (OT)
D Geoffrey Schemitsch, OS: 0-1-1, -1, 4 PIM (closing hand on puck, hooking)
Season Totals: 13 GP, 0-4-4, -2, 8 PIM
C Vladislav Namestnikov, LDN: 0-2-2, +1, 0 PIM
Season Totals: 15 GP, 9-10-19, +9, 14 PIM
In the first match-up of Lightning prospects in the OHL this season, Vladislav Namestnikov (pictured) set up two goals, including the overtime winner, as London beat Geoffrey Schemitsch and Owen Sound 3-2. Both of Namestnikovâ€™s assists came on goals by Lightning prospect camp participant Seth Griffith. Namestnikov has three multi-point games in a row now, and a five game point streak overall.