Danault, Cüpper, Carrier named the QMJHL three stars of the week

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Phillip Danault - Victoriaville Tigres

Photo: Victoriaville Tigres forward and Chicago Blackhawks prospect Phillip Danault has received an invite to Team Canada's selection camp for the 2013 WJC squad (courtesy of Dave Connell/HF)

Phillip Danault, Marvin Cüpper and Samuel Carrier were named today the TELUS three stars of the week for the period extending from December 3rd to the 9th.

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Mooseheads retain hold on top spot in CHL

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Derrick Pouliot - Portland Winterhawks

Photo: Portland Winterhawks defenseman and Pittsburgh Penguins prospect Derrick Pouliot has provided offense from the point for the second-ranked Winterhawks (courtesy of Marissa Baecker/Getty Images)

Toronto, ON – The Canadian Hockey League today announced the twelfth edition of the BMO CHL Top 10 Rankings for the 2012-13 regular season.  The weekly rankings of the Canadian Hockey League’s Top 10 teams are selected by a panel of National Hockey League scouts.

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Currie, Desrosiers, Gagné named the QMJHL three stars of the week

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Josh Currie - PEI Rocket

Photo: PEI Rocket forward Josh Currie, an undrafted 20-year-old, is the QMJHL's leading scorer so far in the 2012-13 season (courtesy of Richard Wolowicz/Getty Images)

Josh Currie, Philippe Desrosiers and Kevin Gagné were named today the TELUS three stars of the week for the period extending from November 26 to December 2.

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Mooseheads’ Drouin making his case as a top prospect

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Jonathan Drouin - Halifax Mooseheads

Photo: Halifax Mooseheads' forward Jonathan Drouin has teamed with fellow 2013 NHL Draft prospect Nathan MacKinnon to form a deadly offensive duo for that CHL's top-ranked team (courtesy of Richard Wolowicz/Getty Images)

It would be difficult to call Jonathan Drouin a draft year surprise. After all, he was selected second only to Nathan MacKinnon in the 2011 QMJHL Entry Draft for a reason. He then went on to serve notice of his abilities with a strong rookie debut, including a magical playoff run alongside MacKinnon and the rest of the Halifax Mooseheads. He followed up that performance by helping Team Canada win their fifth consecutive gold medal at the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament this summer.

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Halifax Mooseheads maintain hold on top rank in CHL

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Toronto, ON – The Canadian Hockey League today announced the eleventh edition of the BMO CHL Top 10 Rankings for the 2012-13 regular season.  The weekly rankings of the Canadian Hockey League’s Top 10 teams are selected by a panel of National Hockey League scouts.

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