NHL Prospects: Baillargeon and Roy
Friday June 22, 2012
Indiana Ice forward Robbie Baillargeon and Lincoln Stars forward Kevin Roy. (photos by Whiteshark Photography and Jeff White/Depicted Images)
A closer look at Indiana Ice forward Robbie Baillargeon and Lincoln Stars forward Kevin Roy, both top prospects for the 2012 NHL Draft.
Baillargeon was third on the ice this season with 48 points (14g, 34a) while appearing in 54 regular season games. He was named one of the MVP's of the 2012 USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game was listed as #50 among North American skaters in the final rankings by NHL Central Scouting. Baillargeon is committed to play college hockey at Boston University.
USHL stats - Robbie Baillargeon
Video - Robbie Baillargeon highlights
Roy led the USHL in scoring with 104 points (54g, 50a) in 59 regular season games. He shattered several USHL Tier I era scoring records on his way to being named USHL Player of the Year. NHL Central Scouting had him listed #68 in their final rankings of North American skaters. Roy is committed to play college hockey at Brown University.
USHL stats - Kevin Roy
Video - Kevin Roy highlights
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the USHL celebrated its 10th season as the nation's only Tier I junior hockey league in 2011-12. With 28 picks during the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, 13 NHL draftees on its rosters this season, and 280 players already committed to NCAA Division I schools this season, the USHL has emerged as the world’s foremost producer of junior hockey talent. For more information, visit us on the web at www.USHL.com or visit the League’s multiple social media platforms, including Facebook (www.facebook.com/ushlhockey), twitter (www.twitter.com/ushl), and YouTube (www.youtube.com/ushlinteractive). Fans can also watch USHL action online all season long, live or on-demand via FASTHockey (ushl.fasthockey.com).
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