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  • Oklahoma City Barons: Lake Erie Monsters snap OKC's winning streak

    By Mike Baldwin | Published: Sat, Feb 15, 2014

    Anton Lander's late goal forced overtime but the Lake Erie Monsters escaped with a 5-4 shootout win Saturday night at the Cox Convention Center, ending the Barons' six-game winning streak.

  • Oklahoma City Barons notebook: Edmonton Oilers GM Craig MacTavish weighs in on Barons' roster

    BY MIKE BALDWIN | Published: Sat, Feb 15, 2014

    With the NHL on a two-week break due to the Olympics, Edmonton Oilers general manager Craig MacTavish was in Oklahoma City for a two-game weekend series with Lake Erie, which gained a split Saturday night with a 5-4 shootout win over the Barons.

  • OKC Barons: Anton Lander scores with 19.8 seconds left, Barons extend win streak to six

    By MIKE BALDWIN, Staff Writer | Published: Fri, Feb 14, 2014

    Oklahoma City can move above .500 with another victory over Lake Erie on Saturday at Cox Convention Center. Faceoff is 7 p.m.

  • OKC Barons: Barons extend win streak to six, reach .500 mark

    BY MIKE BALDWIN, Staff Writer, mbaldwin@opubco.com | Published: Fri, Feb 14, 2014

    Oklahoma City might be getting ready for a second-half roll similar to last season, when it made the Western Conference finals.

  • OKC Barons: Research says OKC remains a hockey market

    BY MIKE BALDWIN Staff Writer mbaldwin@opubco.com | Published: Thu, Feb 13, 2014

    Prodigal Hockey, which operates the Barons for the Edmonton Oilers, continues to work on filling the seats. β€œIt's going to take time, a little more time than we anticipated,” said Prodigal CEO Bob Funk Jr.

  • OKC Barons: Despite attendance numbers, Oilers remain pleased with OKC

    BY MIKE BALDWIN Staff Writer mbaldwin@opubco.com | Published: Thu, Feb 13, 2014

    Edmonton Oilers and Prodigal Hockey expected to renew affiliation before current contract expires.

  • OKC Barons: Barons host Lake Erie at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday

    BY MIKE BALDWIN, Staff Writer, mbaldwin@opubco.com | Published: Thu, Feb 13, 2014

    Oklahoma City is riding a five-game win streak, including four straight on the road.

  • OKC Barons: Roman Horak shines again, keeps Barons on a roll

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sun, Feb 9, 2014

    Horak's overtime goal gives Oklahoma City a 4-3 win at Charlotte. The Barons have won five straight with a two-game home series Friday and Saturday against Lake Erie.

  • Barons end road trip at Charlotte

    By Mike Baldwin | Published: Sat, Feb 8, 2014

    Barons at Charlotte When: 12:30 p.m. Sunday Where: Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte, N.C. Radio: KXXY-FM 96.1 Scouting report: The Barons are riding a season-best four-game winning streak. They've scored 25 goals in the four wins. OKC has won the first three games of a four-game road trip that ends Sunday afternoon in Charlotte. ... The Barons are in 10th place in the AHL's Western Conference, four points shy of eighth, the playoff cutoff line. ... OKC snapped an 0-6 skid against Charlotte with an 8-5 win Friday night. ... The Barons have won six of their last eight, the only two losses coming on the road at Charlotte two weeks ago. ...

  • OKC Barons: Roman Horak, Mark Arcobello lead Barons past Charlotte

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Fri, Feb 7, 2014

    Horak has a hat trick, and Arcobello adds three points as surging Oklahoma City comes back to beat Checkers on the road.

  • OKC Barons: Barons take three-game win streak into matchup at Charlotte

    BY MIKE BALDWIN, Staff Writer, mbaldwin@opubco.com | Published: Thu, Feb 6, 2014

    Oklahoma City will try to beat the Checkers for the first time this season. Charlotte has won the previous six meetings.

  • OKC Barons win at Texas

    From Staff Reports | Published: Tue, Feb 4, 2014

    CEDAR PARK, Texas β€” Anton Lander scored his 13th goal of the season as the Oklahoma City Barons topped the Texas Stars 5-2 on Tuesday night. Mark Arcobello continued his happy return to OKC with his second AHL goal of the season. Taylor Fedun, Jack Combs and Ben Eager also scored for the Barons. Martin Gernat and Steve Pinizzotto had two assists apiece. The Stars' Travis Morin scored his 27th goal of the season. OKC goaltender Richard Bachman stopped 35 shots to pick up the win. The Barons return to action Friday night at Charlotte.

  • OKC Barons: Barons try to extend win streak to three

    BY MIKE BALDWIN, Staff Writer, mbaldwin@opubco.com | Published: Mon, Feb 3, 2014

    Oklahoma City continues its road trip at 7 p.m. Tuesday against the Texas Stars.

  • OKC Barons: Mark Arcobello returns to Barons, keys victory at Texas

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sun, Feb 2, 2014

    The one-time American Hockey League All-Star has a goal and two assists as Oklahoma City pops Stars 7-4.

  • OKC Barons visit Texas on Sunday

    By Mike Baldwin | Published: Sat, Feb 1, 2014

    Barons at Texas When: 1 p.m. Sunday Where: Cedar Park Center, Cedar Park, Texas Radio: KXXY-FM 96.1 Scouting report: The Barons open a four-game road trip with two games against the Dallas Stars' AHL affiliate. Texas in second in the Western Conference. The Barons are in 14th{+.}{+ }... The Stars own a 5-2 edge in the season series. ... Barons team captain Anton Lander has scored 13 points in 10 games since he was reassigned to Oklahoma City a month ago, including a goal and two assists in a Thursday win over Toronto. Will Acton, who returns following a one-game suspension, has scored five points, including three goals, in three games with the Stars. ...

  • OKC Barons: Barons bounce back, beat Toronto

    BY MIKE BALDWIN, Staff Writer, mbaldwin@opubco.com | Published: Thu, Jan 30, 2014

    Oklahoma City coach Todd Nelson said his American Hockey League team played its most complete game of the season.

  • OKC Barons notebook: Barons captain Anton Lander continues hot streak

    BY MIKE BALDWIN, Staff Writer, mbaldwin@opubco.com | Published: Thu, Jan 30, 2014

    Despite spending time with the Edmonton Oilers, Lander tops Oklahoma City scorers with 28 points.

  • OKC Barons: Steve Pinizzotto brings a little more grit to the Barons' game plan

    BY MIKE BALDWIN, Staff Writer, mbaldwin@opubco.com | Published: Wed, Jan 29, 2014

    The forward has championship experience, playing on the Hershey Bears' back-to-back AHL title teams.

  • OKC Barons: Barons host Toronto Marlies at 7 p.m. Thursday

    BY MIKE BALDWIN, Staff Writer, mbaldwin@opubco.com | Published: Wed, Jan 29, 2014

    Oklahoma City, coming off two road losses at Charlotte, is six standings points shy of the postseason cutoff line.

  • OKC Barons: Barons routed in fight-filled game at Charlotte

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Fri, Jan 24, 2014

    Oklahoma City and Charlotte combined for 124 penalty minutes in a game marred by six brawls.