North American Juniors Game Night: 10-14-11

Big nights for Adam Wilcox and Vladdy Namestnikov...

USHL

Green Bay Gamblers 5 @ Sioux Falls Stampede 2

G Adam Wilcox, GB: Win, 31 saves on 33 shots, *Second Star*
Last Season’s Totals: 16-6-1, 2.20 GAA, .922 sv%, 1 SO

Wilcox made his season debut for the Gamblers in their fourth game. The Lightning’s sixth round pick in 2011 and future Minnesota Golden Gopher stopped all but two of 33 shots in the win.

QMJHL

Gatineau Olympiques 2 @ Victoriaville Tigres 3

D Adam Janosik, GAT: 0-1-1, +1, 2 PIM (delay of game), 3 SOG, 2 Hits
Season Totals: 8 GP, 0-7-7, E, 11 PIM

With yet another assist, Janosik moved into a tie for 20th in league scoring among defensemen. He has helpers in four straight games and at least one in all but two of his eight games with Gatineau this season.

Moncton Wildcats 1 @ PEI Rocket 2

D Daniel Milan, MON: 0-0-0, -2, 0 PIM, 0 SOG, 1 Hit
Season Totals: 8 GP, 0-1-1, -3, 11 PIM

Milan and Phoenix Coyotes first rounder Brandon Gormley made up the top defensive pair yet again for Moncton, but although Gormley scored, both finished minus-2 in a loss on Prince Edward Island. Milan is scoreless in his last six games and is minus-4 during that time.

OHL

Erie Otters 4 @ London Knights 6

C Vladislav Namestnikov, LDN: 2-1-3, +4, 2 PIM (tripping)
Season Totals: 8 GP, 6-4-10, +6, 8 PIM

Namestnikov scored at least a goal for the fourth time in his last five games helping the Knights to a home win over Erie. Namestnikov’s second goal of the night – his sixth of the season – was scored into an empty net to secure the win. His plus-4 rating led the team Friday. He has eight points in his last five games. Lightning prospect camp attendee Seth Griffith also had two goals Friday, and was named First Star.