chicagoblackhawks.com will keep you up to date on the progress of the Top 20 Blackhawk Prospects (list below) throughout the 2005-06 season.
D Cam Barker, Medicine Hat (WHL): Barker is currently participating in Team Canada's exhibition schedule in preparation for the 2006 IIHF World Junior Championships. He went scoreless last night in Team Canada's 2-1 win over the Czech Republic. Team Canada next plays Team Russia on Thursday night.
C/RW Dan Bertram, Boston College (College): Bertram registered two shots in Team Canada's exhibition win Tuesday night over the Czech Republic.
RW Michael Blunden, Erie (OHL): Blunden scored the game winning goal in Team Canada's exhibition win over the Czech Republic on Tuesday night. He also recorded a plus-1 rating. It was the second of Team Canada's exhibitions in preparation of the 2006 IIHF World Junior Championships, which begin on December 26.
C Dave Bolland, London (OHL): Bolland notched an assist on Team Canada's first goal in its exhibition win over the Czech Republic.
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Top 20 Prospects (subject to change) OHL Adam Berti (Erie) Bryan Bickell (Ottawa) Michael Blunden (Erie) David Bolland (London) Evan Brophey (Plymouth) Ryan Garlock (Windsor) David Kuchejda (Sault Ste. Marie)