The Wolverine

February 2018

The Wolverine: Covering University of Michigan Football and Sports

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FEBRUARY 2018 THE WOLVERINE 73   MICHIGAN IN THE PROS Brooklyn and seeing action in 22 con- tests … Averaged 4.4 points and 1.5 rebounds in 12.2 minutes per game … Was shooting 46.2 percent from long range. • Derrick Walton Jr. (2013-17), PG, Miami Heat: Has spent most of his time in the G-League, but played 14 games for the 27-20 Heat … Averaged 1.9 points and 1.1 assists per outing. • D.J. Wilson, PF (2015-17), Milwau- kee Bucks: Has played in 15 games in his rookie year for the 24-22 Bucks … Averaged 0.5 points and 0.4 rebounds per game. The NHL AL MONTOYA TRADED TO EDMONTON The Edmonton Oilers acquired former Michigan goalie Al Montoya from Montreal in January, picking the 32-year-old up after he recovered from a concussion. He hadn't played since Nov. 4 in Winnipeg and was 2-1-0 with a 3.77 goals-against aver- age this season for Montreal. Montoya, generally a career backup, is 65-47-22 with a 2.63 goals- against average in 159 career NHL games. "It was quick," he told The Edmon- ton Sun of the trade. "But I look at it as another opportunity. I know I have a lot to give, and I'm excited." He saw his first action in relief dur- ing a 5-1 loss to Dallas Jan. 6, stop- ping 13 of 14 shots. "It was a long road back," he said. "I haven't had much time to skate, but I feel good, which goes a long way. "I was excited to get back in there and start playing hockey again. It was a tough outcome, but for myself it was a big plus." FORMER WOLVERINES ON NHL ROSTERS Through Jan. 22 • Mike Cammalleri (Played at U-M from 2000-02), LW, Edmonton Oilers: Played in 41 games and registered five goals and 10 assists … Stood minus-6 with 76 shots on goal for the 21-23-3 Oilers. • Andrew Cogliano (2006-07), LW, Anaheim Ducks: Recorded five goals and 19 assists in 46 games played … Stood plus-8 with 99 shots on goal for 22-17-9 Anaheim. • J.T. Compher (2014-16), LW, Colo- rado Avalanche: Saw action in 33 games for 27-16-3 Colorado, and notched seven goals (two shorthanded and two game- winners) and seven assists … Stood mi- nus-17 with 79 shots on goal. • Andrew Copp (2013-15), C, Winni- peg Jets: Notched four goals and 10 as- sists in 48 games played … Stood plus- 10 with 63 shots on goal for 28-13-7 Winnipeg. • Luke Glendening (2009-12), C, De- troit Red Wings: Played in 34 games, and registered seven goals and three assists for 19-20-7 Detroit … Stood mi- nus-8 with 48 shots on goal. • Carl Hagelin (2008-11), LW, Pitts- burgh Penguins: Recorded three goals and nine assists in 48 games for 25-21-3 Pittsburgh … Stood minus-2 with 91 shots on goal. • Zach Hyman (2012-15), C, Toronto Maple Leafs: Registered eight goals and 17 assists in 49 games for 26-18-5 Toronto … Stood plus-14 with 84 shots on goal. • Matt Hunwick (2004-07), D, Pitts- burgh Penguins: Played in 32 games, and compiled three goals and two as- sists for 25-21-3 Pittsburgh … Stood minus-3 with 44 shots on goal. • Jack Johnson (2006-07), D, Colum- bus Blue Jackets: Notched two goals and five assists through 47 games played for 26-18-3 Columbus … Stood minus-4 with 56 shots on goal. • Steven Kampfer (2007-10), D, New York Rangers: Played in 18 games and notched one assist … Was minus-6 with 18 shots on goal for 24-19-5 New York. • Dylan Larkin (2015), C, Detroit Red Wings: Notched eight goals and 30 as- sists in 46 games played for 19-20-7 De- troit … Stood minus-3 with 115 shots on goal. • Jon Merrill (2011-13), D, Vegas Golden Knights: Played in 14 games and had one goal and one assist … Stood plus-5 with 12 shots on goal for 31-11-4 Vegas. • Al Montoya (2003-05), G, Edmon- ton Oilers: Had a 3-1-0 record with a 2.86 goals-against average and a .889 save percentage in six games played (four with Montreal and two with the Oilers) … Sidelined with a concussion Nov. 11, but returned and was traded from Montreal Jan. 6. • Max Pacioretty (2007-08), LW, Montreal Canadiens: Recorded 15 goals and 14 assists in 47 games played … Stood minus-12 with 178 shots on goal for 19-22-6 Montreal. • Greg Pateryn (2009-12), D, Dallas Stars: Played in 39 games, and notched one goal and three assists for 27-17-4 Dallas … Sat plus-3 with 44 shots on goal. • Jacob Trouba (2013), D, Winni- peg Jets: Played in 48 games, and re- corded three goals and 15 assists … Stood plus-4 with 123 shots on goal for 28-13-7 Winnipeg. • Zach Werenski (2015-16), D, Co- lumbus Blue Jackets: Saw action in 43 games, and notched 11 goals (two game-winners) and 10 assists … Stood plus-1 with 123 shots on goal for 26-18-3 Columbus. ❏ Luke Glendening • NHL The Detroit Red Wings forward has been out since late December with a hand injury. He is expected to return at the end of January. He was the team's best faceoff man, winning 59.4 percent of his draws, and was a key part of the Wings' penalty kill. Tim Hardaway Jr. • NBA Hardaway scored 31 points to help the Knicks rally for a 117-115 victory over the Utah Jazz Jan. 19. It was his first start after missing a month and a half with a leg injury. The fifth-year guard was 6 of 7 from behind the arc. Zach Werenski • NHL The Montreal Gazette reported the Canadiens will be sellers at the Feb. 26 trade deadline due to their poor record (19-22-6 as of Jan. 22), and Pacioretty, the team captain, will be on the block. "It's frustrating," he said. "I know that with wearing the 'C' they're going to point the finger at me first and I understand that comes with the territory." HEADLINERS Former Michigan athletes in the news this month

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