Here are the OHL's draft eligible three stars for the week ending March 4, 1012
1st Star - Jesse Graham - Niagara Ice Dogs: The week ended oddly for Graham to say the least, but lets look at what happened leading up to that. It began with a 2-1 victory over the Saginaw Spirit in which Graham assisted on the game winning goal. That was followed by a 10-4 romp of the Belleville Bulls in which Graham added two more assists. it ended with a 13-4 beating of the Erie Otters where starting goaltender Ramis Sadikov was injured less than two minutes into the game and without a backup, were forced to put forward Connor Crips in goal. graham responded with 3 assists but more impressive, was a plus 6 on the night. Graham has 4 goals and 35 assists for 40 points in 62 games.
2nd Star - Nathan Pancel - Sudbury Wolves: Pancel was in two games last week, the first being an 8-5 victory over the Kitchener Rangers in which Pancel scored his 21st goal of the season. That was followed by a goal and two assists in a 4-1 victory over the peterborough Petes. Pancel has been hot for the Wolves collecting 15 goals and 11 assists since the start of the new year. He now has 22 goals and 17 assists in 52 games.
3rd Star - Connor Brown - Erie Otters: Brown has also been on the hot side for the Otters with 6 goals and 9 assists in his last 10 games. He started the week off with his second hattrick of the season and added an assist In Eries 8-7 Shootout loss to the Saginaw Spirit. In Erie's only other game of the week - well - just see Jesse Graham's last game. Brown has 24 goals and 26 assists for 50 points in 62 games on the season.
To view the weekly stars from throughout the season click https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0Anhf0akZmu64dFRIcTNTS1ZRdUJjQm1nUlB0Wm1MVWc#gid=0