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Since we are still in limbo/mediation/decertification/wtf? mode in the NHL and watching University of North Dakota hockey games on a week delay (and grumbling that none of them are prospects or draft picks of the Predators), it’s time to take a look at some of the Admirals rookies: Austin Watson and Patrick Cehlin.
In the top 20 rookies point totals, only three teams have more than one player topping the list: Houston Aeros, Lake Erie Monsters and Milwaukee Admirals. Thanks to the efforts of Austin Watson and Patrick Cehlin, the Ads are playing decent hockey and starting to tie some wins together after their tough series against the OKC Barons (who sport serious talent in Hall, Nugent-Hopkins, Eberle and rookie leader Justin Schultz).
Austin Watson began the season with a slow start scoring 3 points in October. Since the start of November, Watson has exploded for 10 points in 11 games with one more contest left in the month. He had two multi-point games and has a...