Around the Farm: Buchnevich with assist, 18 minutes of ice time

While Pavel Bucnhnevich may not dazzle you with point totals in the KHL (although he does have 1-2-3 in 4 GP so far), it should be noted that he is getting 15-18 minutes per game as a 19 year old in a league that has a seniority factor. Corey Pronman noted that very few players in the KHL have racked…

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Around the Farm: KHL season kicks off

The KHL season has kicked off, which means Pavel Buchnevich (Severstal) and Igor Shesterkin (SKA) have started their respective seasons.┬áHere’s how each performed in their games so far this season (I will try to update on a game by game basis, but this update will have a few games lumped together): Pavel Buchnevich (Severstal,KHL) vs. Torpedo (L. 2-0) 0 G,…

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Around the Farm: Andersson begins Champions League play

I’m going to make a much better effort to continue with the ATF posts this season. It was difficult last year due to personal reasons, but this year I’m trying to start fresh. Calle Andersson is the only prospect in action in meaningful games at the moment, and he has played in two games with EV Zug in the Champions…

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2014 WJC: Buchnevich notches assists in win; Skjei strong in win

Both Ranger prospects participating in the 2014 World Junior Championships contributed to their teams victories this afternoon. Pavel Buchnevich (2013 3rd) had 2 assists and 4 PIMs in Russia’s 11-0 blowout of Norway. Brady Skjei was a +1 USA’s 5-1 win over the Czech Republic. Skjei, who got comparisons to Ryan McDonagh on the air during the game, is a…

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Around the farm: Struggling Pack routed by Providence

* Just a note: I know that I’ve said I will get these out daily. Had a bit of a rough start to the month. Luckily the Euro prospects are all on break. Will continue to try to get these out as much as possible. The Hartford Wolf Pack are certainly struggling. After starting the season with five straight wins,…

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Around the Farm: Fast injured in Pack loss

Jesper Fast left last night’s game with the Hartford Wolf Pack unable to put pressure on his right leg after falling in the corner in the first period. Fast did not return to the game (Pat Leonard later tweeted that the injury was a sprained ankle) as the Pack lost their second straight to Springfield by a score of 3-2….

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Around the Farm: McIlrath notches another goal in Pack shootout loss

Dylan McIlrath is starting to show why the Rangers drafted him in the first round of the 2010 draft, as he notched his third goal of the season in Hartford’s 3-2 shootout loss to Springfield. McIlrath was never known for his scoring, but he is starting to put up points at an average of slightly below a point every other…

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Around the Farm: Allen, Kristo, Fast with multi-point nights in Wolfpack win

Danny Kristo (1 G, 2 A), Jesper Fast (2 A) and Connor Allen (1 G, 1 A) led the way for the Hartford Wolfpack tonight en route to a 5-3 win over Bridgeport. Marek Hrivik, Oscar Lindberg, and Micheal Haley also contributed with goals as the Pack improved to 7-2-0-1, tops in the Eastern Conference. I apologize for the week…

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Around the Farm: Shorthanded Wolfpack drop first game of season

The Hartford Wolfpack, missing J.T. Miller, Chris Kreider, Brandon Mashinter, and Cam Talbot, lost their first regulation game of the season to the Portland Pirates by a score of 4-2. Danny Kristo and Kyle Jean scored for the Pack, while Michael St. Croix was held off the score sheet in his AHL debut. See below for the scoring lines for…

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Around the Farm: Spelling, Buchnevich held scoreless

Thomas Spelling (5th, 2012) and Pavel Buchnevich (3rd, 2013) were both held scoreless tonight in their games in Hockeyligaen and the KHL, respectively. Shift time was not available for Spelling, but Buchnevich played a shade under 15 minutes as a rookie on a poor Severstal squad. Buchnevich’s team may be bad, but the kid has looked good and is getting…

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