Isackson a rising star for the University of Minnesota
With 15 drafted players on their roster, the University of Minnesota features more NHL prospects than any other NCAA team this season. So it is easy for lesser-known players to receive smaller amounts of attention. But sophomore and Buffalo Sabres prospect Christian Isackson is emerging from the shadows of the team’s top players and is beginning to establish himself as a rising star in the Golden Gophers’ talent-laden lineup.
After playing in just 11 games and posting no points as a freshman last season, Isackson has already surpassed that this season, playing in all 24 games to date and posting 15 points (three goals, 12 assists).… read more