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Houston edges OKC Barons 2-1

From Staff Reports Published: February 23, 2013

— The Houston Aeros made an early lead stand up in a 2-1 win over the Oklahoma City Barons in an American Hockey League game at the Toyota Center on Saturday night.

The Aeros' Steven Kampfer and Dan DaSilva scored in the first period, sandwiching a Mark Arcobello goal for the Barons.

Brett Clark and Martin Marincin assisted on Arcobello's goal.

Aeros goalie Matt Hackett made the early lead stand up. He stopped 36 of the 37 shots he faced to improve to 18-18-3 on the season.

Barons goalie Yann Danis (15-13-3) suffered the loss. He had 21 saves on 23 shots.

The Barons (24-20-2-5, 55 points) return to action on Tuesday night when they play host to the Texas Stars at the Cox Center.