On Wednesday morning, the Hockey Commissioners Association named Notre Dame freshman forward Landon Slaggert the Rookie of the Month for February.
The Blackhawks selected Slaggert in the third round (#79 overall) in the 2020 NHL Draft. He won a gold medal representing the United States at the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship.
Slaggert scored three goals with eight assists in eight games for the Fighting Irish in February. He posted five multi-point games and closed the month on a four-game point streak (in which he had seven points).
He scored his first career game-winning goal at Michigan State on Feb. 26. Slaggert ranks third on the team with 19 points. His seven goals are tied for second on the Irish.