|Ryan Pulock (Brandon Wheat Kings)|
New York Islander 2013 first round pick Ryan Pulock made his return to the Brandon Wheat King's ling a very good one with a 2-2-4 first star of the game performance. The captain of the Wheat Kings, Pulock's 2nd goal of the game coming at 18:59 of the second period proved to be the game winner as Brandon edged the Edmonton Oil Kings 4-3. In a game where all the offense came in the second period, Pulock put on quite the show.
First Pulock set up Tim McGauley for Brandon's first goal just 1:05 of the second period. It was a power play goal, the first of four power play goals for the Wheat Kings. 5:37 later at 6:42, Pulock made it 2-0 off his first WHL goal of the season. 2:26 after that at the 9:08 mark, Pulock earning his third point of the night setting up Jayce Hawryluk and a 3-0 Brandon lead.
Brandon could not hold the lead as Edmonton's Mitch Moroz potted a natural hat trick over a span of 2:32 to tie the game up setting up Pulock's 2nd goal and 4th point at 18:59. Pulock in 196 WHL games is 43-108-151.
The win improved Brandon's record to 3-2 on the season.
It may be early but for Ryan Graves (NYR 2013 4th) and his Charlottetown Islanders after their 5-3 win over the Gatineau Olympiques, they lead the QMJHL with a 6-0-0-1 record. The Islanders rallied from down 3-1 by scoring 4 times in the 3rd for the win.
Graves was scoreless on 3 shots, a +1 3 hits and 2 minor penalties. If it works then don't mess with it.
Tuesday action saw Anthony Duclair (NYR 2013 3rd) have his 5 game scoring streak snapped as his Quebec Remparts extended their winless streak to 3 games as they lost to the Drummondville Voltigeurs 4-1. Duclair went 5-2-7 during his streak.