Casey Mittelstadt's introduction to college hockey is going well – very well.
The Sabres' first-round pick has points in eight of his nine games for Minnesota, including a goal Saturday night in the Gophers' 4-0 victory over Michigan State. The freshman scored his third goal after forcing a turnover, getting open in the slot and picking his spot.
.@CMittelstadt notches his 3rd goal of the year!
— FOX Sports North (@fsnorth) November 4, 2017
Mittelstadt has six assists and is tied for the Big Ten rookie points lead with nine.
Buffalo selected Mittelstadt with the No. 8 overall pick in June.
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