USHL Site Players of The Week
The United States Hockey League announced the CCM Forward, Defenseman and Goaltender of the Week for Week 26 of the 2016-17 season. A trio of Green Bay Gamblers earned weekly awards, as Casey Mittelstadt was named Forward of the Week, Connor Mackey picked up Defenseman of the Week honors and Maksim Zhukov was named Goaltender of the Week. Mittelstadt tallied two goals and four assists in three games, his first games with the Gamblers since Nov. 12. Mackey dished out five assists in three games and continues to lead all USHL defenseman in scoring, and Zhukov made 53 saves in his two starts to backstop Green Bay to a pair of victories. CCM Hockey is the official equipment provider of the USHL.