Blue and Gold Illustrated

May 2018

Blue & Gold Illustrated: America's Foremost Authority on Notre Dame Football

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Page 60 of 63 MAY 2018 61 IRISH IN THE PROS NBA PLAYER UPDATES Through April 23 • V.J. Beachem (Played at Notre Dame from 2013-17), F, South Bay Lakers: Spent the 2017-18 season in the G League, playing in 36 games and making 18 starts … Averaged 8.6 points and 2.3 rebounds in 19.8 minutes per game, while shoot- ing 43.5 percent from the field and 39.9 percent behind the arc. • Pat Connaughton (2011-15), G, Portland Trail Blazers: Played in all 82 games for the Trail Blazers, making five starts while averaging 18.1 minutes per contest … Posted clips of 5.4 points, 2.0 re- bounds and 1.1 assists per game during the regular season, while shooting 42.3 percent from the field and 35.2 percent from three-point range … Aver- aged 4.0 points, 1.5 assists and 1.0 rebound per contest while connecting on 40.0 percent of his field goals in the first-round playoff series against New Orleans, who swept the Trail Blazers. • Jack Cooley (2009-13), F, Sacramento Kings: Played in seven regular-season games with the Kings on a two-way contract … In 12.5 minutes of action, averaged 5.7 points and 4.3 rebounds per contest while shooting 48.1 percent … During 39 NBA G League games, averaged 17.7 points and 9.8 rebounds per game while he shot 56.0 percent for the Reno Bighorns. • Jerian Grant (2011-15), G, Chicago Bulls: In 74 games played and 26 starts, averaged 8.4 points, 2.3 rebounds and 4.6 assists in 22.8 minutes per contest … Shot 41.6 percent from the field and 32.6 percent on three-point attempts. • Demetrius Jackson (2013-16), G, Philadelphia 76ers: In 15 games played this season with the Houston Rockets (12) and 76ers (three), averaged 5.3 minutes, 1.1 points and 0.8 rebounds per con- test … Also played in 26 G League games with 15 starts, and averaged 14.7 points, 4.5 assists and 3.7 rebounds in 28.8 minutes per game, while shoot- ing 46.5 percent overall and 35.3 percent from three-point range. NHL PLAYER UPDATES Through April 23 • Anders Bjork (Played at Notre Dame from 2014-17), F, Boston Bruins: Scored 12 total points with four goals and eight assists in 30 games during the regular season … Has not participated in the postseason, but the Bruins were tied 3-3 in their first-round series versus Toronto. • Ian Cole (2007-10), D Columbus Blue Jackets: Had 13 points (three goals, 10 assists) in 47 games for Pittsburgh before getting traded to Columbus in late February … Played in 20 games and posted seven points (two goals, five assists) with his new club … Recorded three assists in the first-round playoff loss to Washington. • Vinnie Hinostroza (2013-15), C Chicago Black- hawks: In 50 regular-season games, scored 25 total points (seven goals and 18 assists). • Stephen Johns (2010-14), D, Dallas Stars: Re- corded eight goals and seven assists for 15 total points in 75 games played. • Anders Lee (2010-13), F, New York Islanders: Led the team with 40 goals during 82 regular- season games while also recording 22 assists for 62 total points. • Kyle Palmieri (2009-10) F, New Jersey Devils: Finished second on the team with 24 goals during the regular season … Added 20 assists for 44 total points in 62 games … Recorded one goal and two assists in the team's first-round series loss against Tampa Bay, who beat the Devils 4-1. • Bryan Rust (2010-14), F, Pittsburgh Penguins: Notched 38 total points this season in 69 games played with 13 goals and 25 assists … Scored three goals to contribute to Pittsburgh's 4-2 series win over Philadelphia in first-round action. • Riley Sheahan (2009-12), F, Pittsburgh Pen- guins: Played in 73 regular-season games for the Penguins, and scored 11 goals with 21 assists for 32 total points … Notched one goal and two assists while helping the Penguins capture a 4-2 series win over the Flyers. ✦ MEMORABILIA Vintage Notre Dame Memorabilia Augie's Locker Room ND Stadium Items, Jerseys, Helmets, Autographs and One of a Kind Rockne Items. 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