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Brendan O'Donnell- Florida Everblades

The words hot or fire couldn't even explain the type of run Brendan O'Donnell is currently on. The Florida Everblades forward has been tearing it up as of late to finish off the ECHL regular season. Brendan has scored a goal in each of his last 9 games, including 4 goals and 1 assist over the past week. O'Donnell finished up the regualr season with 37 points (17 goals, 20 assists) in 53 games. Brendan went through some injuries in his rookie year but once healthy has been a threat in every game. Florida begins the playoffs this week in a matchup against the Wheeling Nailers.

Brendan takes part in 1v1 Individual sessions at The Rink.


Keegan Kolesar- Seattle Thunderbirds & Remi Laurencelle- Everett Silvertips

As the WHL playoffs enter the second round, there is a unique aspect to US Division rivallry  of Seattle and Everett, that Rink Trained Keegan Kolesar and Remi Laurencelle face off. Both players have had outstanding seasons for their respective clubs. The best-of-seven series is 2 games in and both teams have split victories, with Kolesar and Laurencelle not dissapointing. Remi had 2 goals in a game 1 win and Keegan a goal in a game 2 win for the birds.

Make sure to stay on top of this series by clicking here for the expanded bracket from the WHL website!

Both Keegan and Remi take part in the Junior Pro Group over the Summer at The Rink.


Honourable Weekly Mentions- Nick Henry (1 goal, 1 assist- 2 MJHL Finals games) & Matthew Bailey (1 goal, 1 assist in 2 games)

The Rink Hockey Academy had a press release naming the coaches for the Bantam Prep and Midget Prep hockey teams for the upcoming 2016/17 hockey seasons! To see the press release please click the link below. Be sure to follow The Rink Hockey Academy on Twitter  (@rhanationals) for more updates, including player announcements coming very soon!

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