Connecticut Natives in Pro Hockey Round-Up: 02/09/2011

Jon DiSalvatore, Max Pacioretty

DiSalvatore, Pacioretty - Image Copyrights: thethirdintermission.blogspot.com, Bruce Bennett/Getty Images North America



Sean Backman (Cos Cob, Avon Old Farms, Yale) has 3 points (0-3-3) in his last 7 games for the Texas Stars (AHL).

With an assist in a 4-1 win over Texas, South Windsor, CT native Jon Disalvatore of the AHL’s Houston Aeros recorded the 400th point in his pro career. Congratulations, Jon!

Mark Arcobello (Milford, Fairfield Prep, Salisbury, Yale), fresh off his ECHL All-Star Game MVP performance, was called up to the AHL by the Oklahoma City Barons.

New Canaan native Max Pacioretty (New Canaan HS, Taft) is on the rise for the Montreal Canadiens.

Nick Bonino (Farmington HS, Avon Old Farms) scored twice as the Syracuse Crunch defeated Wilkes-Barre Penguins on Saturday.