BOUCHERVILLE, Monday February 10th, 2014 - Anthony Mantha, Ivan
Barbashev and Émile Poirier were named today the TELUS three stars of
the week for February 3 to February 9, 2014
The first star of the week is the Val-d'Or Foreurs' forward, Anthony Mantha.
In 3 games, Mantha scored 5 goals, got 4 assists and had a +/- of +5.
His best performance of the week occurred Sunday against the Chicoutimi
Saguenéens when he got five points in a 12-3 win. Now with 97 points,
Mantha has a 5 point lead in the scoring race over his offensive rival
Anthony Duclair of the Quebec Remparts.
Moncton Wildcats’ forward is the second star of the week. He tallied 9
points, with 6 goals in 3 games. Friday against the Charlottetown
Islanders, Barbashev was named the first star of the game by collecting a
5 point career best for a 7-1 win. He now has 59 points, which puts him
20th overall amongst the top point getters.
The third star of the week is Emile Poirier
of the Gatineau Olympiques. In 3 games, Poirier scored 8 goals.
Wednesday against the Sherbrooke Phoenix, Poirier had a four goal
performance in a 7-2 win. Sunday against the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies,
Poirier scored 3 more goals to bring his season total to 40.
(Nathan can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org)