Lang scored seven goals and added one assist for eight points as Orlando went 4-0-0 last week, extending its home winning streak to nine games.
The 27-year-old tied the Solar Bears’ record with four goals, including two on the power play, in a 5-2 win against South Carolina on Tuesday before notching a goal in a 2-1 victory over the Stingrays on Thursday and an assist in a 4-2 win against Gwinnett on Friday. He ended the week by scoring the tying goal with nine seconds remaining, and then potting the game-winner 1:10 into overtime in a 5-4 win against the Gladiators on Saturday.
A native of Reno, Nev., Lang has posted 20 points (12g-8a) in 12 games with Orlando, and his 29 goals combined this season with the Solar Bears and Fort Wayne lead the ECHL. He has added one goal in five games with Iowa of the American Hockey League.
Lang has posted 170 points (90g-80a) in 167 career professional games.
On behalf of Mickey Lang, a case of pucks will be donated to an Orlando youth hockey organization by Sher-Wood Hockey, the exclusive puck supplier of the ECHL. Since beginning its sponsorship of the award in 2000-01, Sher-Wood Hockey has donated more than 29,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.
Also Nominated: Peter Sivak (Alaska), Gary Steffes (Bakersfield), Patrick Cullity (Idaho), Yannick Veilleux (Kalamazoo), Chad Nehring (Las Vegas), Josh Brittain (Reading), Peter Boyd (South Carolina), Greg Miller (Stockton) and Maxim Shalunov (Toledo).
|Oct. 18-20||Jamie MacQueen||Utah Grizzlies
|Oct. 21-27||Anthony Nigro||Idaho Steelheads|
|Oct. 28-Nov. 3||Wade Megan||Cincinnati Cyclones|
|Nov. 4-10||Marc Hagel||South Carolina Stingrays|
|Nov. 11-17||Dan DaSilva||Ontario Reign|
|Nov. 18-24||Zack Torquato||Wheeling Nailers
|Nov. 25-Dec. 1||Kyle Kraemer||Ontario Reign|
|Dec. 2-8||Andrew Cherniwchan||South Carolina Stingrays|
|Dec. 9-15||Andrew Clark||Stockton Thunder|
|Dec. 16-22||Trent Daavettila||Colorado Eagles|
|Dec. 23-29||Tom Zanoski||Evansville IceMen|
|Dec. 30-Jan. 5||Mike Ullrich||Orlando Solar Bears|
|Jan. 6-12||Sean Wiles||Reading Royals|
|Jan. 13-19||Joel Broda||Bakersfield Condors|
|Jan. 20-26||Cody Sylvester||Wheeling Nailers|
|Jan. 27-Feb. 2||Mike Vaskivuo||Elmira Jackals|
|Feb. 3-9||Nick Mazzolini||Alaska Aces|