Yannick Riendeau of the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies named CHL Player of the Week

By League Press Release

Toronto, ON – The Canadian Hockey League today announced that Yannick Riendeau of the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies is the CHL Player of the Week after scoring three goals and five assists for eight points in two playoff games last week. Riendeau scored two game-winners to help the Huskies sweep the Saint John Sea Dogs in the QMJHL’s Telus Division final series.


Riendeau started the week with two goals and four assists in an 8-1 win over the Sea Dogs in Game 3 of the series on Tuesday and then scored a goal and an assist in a 5-4 win in the series finale on Wednesday.


Riendeau, a 19-year-old from Brossard, Quebec, has seven goals and 10 assists for 17 points in 12 playoff games.


Mike Duco of the Kitchener Rangers was the OHL nominee after scoring three goals in two games and Carter Bancks of the Lethbridge Hurricanes was the l” id=”HFlink” class=”HFlinkstyle”>WHL nominee after scoring four goals in two games.


2007-08 CHL Player of the Week

Sept. 23 – John Tavares, Oshawa Generals 
Sept. 30 – Alex Pietrangelo, Niagara IceDogs 
Oct. 7 – Tyler Dittmer, Brandon Wheat Kings 
Oct. 14 – John Tavares, Oshawa Generals 
Oct. 21 – Oscar Moller, Chilliwack Bruins 
Oct. 28 – Yannick Weber, Kitchener Rangers 
Nov. 5 – Brett MacLean, Oshawa Generals 
Nov. 12 – Peter-James Corsi, Halifax Mooseheads 
Nov. 19 – Drayson Bowman, Spokane Chiefs 
Nov. 26 – Drayson Bowman, Spokane Chiefs
Dec. 4 – Mark Santorelli, Chilliwack Bruins
Dec. 11 – Justin Hodgman, Erie Otters
Dec. 18 – Thomas McCollum, Guelph Storm
Jan. 1 – Alexandre Picard-Hooper, Saint John Sea Dogs
Jan. 8 – Brett Parnham, Oshawa Generals
Jan. 15 – John Tavares, Oshawa Generals
Jan. 22 – Jamie Benn, Kelowna Rockets
Jan. 29 – Brett Morrison, Rouyn-Noranda Huskies
Feb. 5 – Ryan White, Calgary Hitmen
Feb. 12 – Michael Swift, Niagara IceDogs
Feb. 19 – Matthew Pistilli, Gatineau Olympiques
Feb. 26 – Jim O’Brien, Seattle Thunderbirds
March 3 – Benjamin Breault, Baie Comeau Drakkar
March 10 – Taylor Hall, Windsor Spitfires
March 17 – Evan Pighin, Chilliwack Bruins
March 23 – Bryce Swan, Halifax Mooseheads
April 1 – Michael Hutchinson, Barrie Colts
April 8 – Brad Marchand, Halifax Mooseheads
April 15 – Ryan White, Calgary Hitmen
April 22 – Zach Boychuk, Lethbridge Hurricanes
April 29 – Yannick Riendeau, Rouyn-Noranda Huskies