Found October 08, 2012 on Blue Seat Blogs:

In case you missed it yesterday afternoon, Chris Kreider made his first big impression on the Connecticut Whale. In CT’s 4-3 win over the Worcester Sharks, Kreider netted a hat trick, including the eventual game winner, in a truly dominating performance. J.T. Miller also scored for the Whale, all but securing his spot on the roster. Miller, who has been called the most creative player in the preseason by coach Ken Gernander, has shown that he may have been a steal in the mid-first round. Well, as much of a steal as a first round pick can be.

Meanwhile in Switzerland, Oscar Lindberg continued his torrid scoring pace, netting another goal and an assist in Skellefteå AIK’s 3-1 vicotry last night. Check after the jump for the scoring lines of all prospects in action last night, including Michael St. Croix.

  • AHL
    • J.T. Miller 1 G, 0 A, Even, 0 PIMs
    • Chris Kreider: 3 G, 0 A, +1, 2 PIMs
  • SEL
    • Oscar Lindberg (Skellefteå AIK): 1 G, 1 A, +2, 4 PIMs
  • WHL
    • Michael St. Croix (Edmonton Oil Kings): 1 G, 1 A, -2, 0 PIMs

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