Milestone Moments: October 20, 2018
UKKO-PEKKA LUUKKONEN (SUDBURY WOLVES):
Finnish netminder Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen earned his first career shutout, turning aside all 29 shots he faced as the Sudbury Wolves blanked visiting Kingston 2-0. The Buffalo Sabres second round pick improved to 6-2-0-0 with a 2.39 goals-against average and a .928 save percentage.
IVAN PROSVETOV (SAGINAW SPIRIT):
Arizona Coyotes prospect Ivan Prosvetov stopped all 19 shots he faced as the Saginaw Spirit were 6-0 winners over the visiting Flint Firebirds. The Moscow, Russia native is 5-1-1-0 with a 3.00 goals-against-average and an .880 save percentage.
BRENDAN HOFFMANN (ERIE OTTERS):
Erie Otters rookie Brendan Hoffmann scored his first career OHL goal, helping his club defeat the Ottawa 67’s 3-2 in overtime. The Toronto Jr. Canadiens graduate and native of Charlotte, NC scored in his sixth career OHL contest.
SAHIL PANWAR (LONDON KNIGHTS):
London Knights rookie Sahil Panwar scored his first career OHL goal and added an assist to help his club defeat the Kitchener Rangers 6-2 on the Sportsnet CHL Saturday Showcase. Panwar was London’s second round (23rd overall) pick this past spring.