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  • OKC Barons: Barons keep on rolling, beat Americans in overtime

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sun, Mar 9, 2014

    Brandon Davidson scored 2:54 into OT to give Oklahoma City a 5-4 win. The Barons picked up five of a possible six standings points during a three-game road trip. OKC returns to the Cox Center at 7 p.m. Tuesday against San Antonio.

  • Barons to visit Rochester

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

    Barons at Rochester •When: 4 p.m. Sunday •Where: Blue Cross Arena, Rochester, N.Y. •Radio: KXXY 96.1 FM •Scouting report: The Barons have been the AHL’s hottest team, going 11-2-2 to climb to ninth in the Western Conference, two points behind Milwaukee, four behind seventh-place Rochester. ... On Saturday, Edmonton recalled team captain Anton Lander, the Barons’ leading scorer, and defenseman Oscar Klefbom. ... The reigning AHL Player of the Week, Mark Arcobello has scored 22 points in 11 games since being re-assigned to OKC, including both goals in a 2-1 win Friday at Hamilton. … The Americans, Buffalo’s Triple-A affiliate, are led by Phil Varone (45 points).

  • OKC Barons: Mark Arcobello's two goals lift Barons past Hamilton

    From Staff Reports | Published: Fri, Mar 7, 2014

    Arcobello now has 22 points in just 11 game since joining the Barons from the Edmonton Oilers. Oklahoma City wraps up its three-game road trip at 4:05 p.m. Sunday against the Rochester Americans.

  • OKC Barons: Barons continue road trip, play at Hamilton on Friday

    By Mike Baldwin | Published: Thu, Mar 6, 2014

    Oklahoma City is coming off a shootout loss at Utica, N.Y. The Barons are two standings points from the eighth and final playoff berth in the AHL.

  • OKC Barons: Barons make big comeback but fall in shootout

    From Staff Reports | Published: Wed, Mar 5, 2014

    Steve Pinizzotto and Jack Combs score for Barons to send game into overtime. But Utica goaltender Joacim Eriksson comes up big in shootout. Oklahoma City still gets a standings point to close gap on Milwaukee for final playoff berth in Western Conference.

  • OKC Barons: Edmonton Oilers leave Barons roster intact

    By Mike Baldwin | Updated: Wed, Mar 5, 2014

    Oklahoma City’s big scorers, Mark Arcobello and Anton Lander, remain with the team. But they are only an Oilers injury away from getting a call to the NHL.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: OKC to face Utica Comets on Wednesday

    | Published: Tue, Mar 4, 2014

    Barons at Utica When: 6 p.m. Wednesday Where: Utica Memorial Coliseum, Utica, N.Y. Radio: KXY-FM 96.1, Jim Byers play-by-play. Scouting report: The Barons are the hottest team in the AHL, going 9-2-1 in their last dozen games to climb to ninth in the Western Conference, three points behind Milwaukee and five behind Rochester, the two teams that currently own the final two playoff spots. Mark Arcobello, the Barons’ all-time leading scorer, is the reigning AHL Player of the Week. Arcobello has scored 19 points in nine games since being re-assigned to OKC. Anton Lander is among the league’s top 25 scorers (43 points in 40 games). ... Brad Hunt is sixth among blue-line scorers. Goalie Richard Bachman’s overall

  • OKC Barons: Brandon Davidson's back-to-back goals lift Barons to win over San Antonio

    | Updated: Sun, Mar 2, 2014

    Oklahoma City blew a 3-0 lead and trailed 5-3 in the third period. But defenseman Davidson keyed a big comeback to keep the Barons in the American Hockey League playoff race.

  • OKC Barons: Mark Arcobello's status with Barons remains unclear

    | Published: Sun, Mar 2, 2014

    With the NHL trade deadline on Wednesday, the Oklahoma City forward might have played his final game in a Barons uniform. The loss of Arcobello would be huge to the Barons’ offense. He has 19 points in nine games since being sent down by the Edmonton Oilers.

  • Oklahoma City Barons notebook: Power play on fire

    | Published: Sat, Mar 1, 2014

    Since Mark Arcobello returned a month ago, the Barons have owned the AHL’s best power play

  • Oklahoma City Barons defeat Rockford 5-4

    | Published: Sat, Mar 1, 2014

    Fyten, Arcobello lead OKC victory as Barons continue playoff push

  • OKC Barons: Tyler Pitlick scores game-winner, Barons top Rockford in OT

    | Published: Fri, Feb 28, 2014

    Oklahoma City never leads game until Pitlick buries a shot 46 seconds into overtime. The Barons are back at the .500 mark for the season.

  • OKC Barons: Mark Arcobello might be headed back to NHL soon

    Published: Thu, Feb 27, 2014

    The Barons’ all-time scorer could be making his final appearance at the Cox Center this weekend. Oklahoma City hosts Rockford at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and San Antonio at 4 p.m. Sunday.

  • OKC Barons: Toronto bounces back to beat Barons

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sun, Feb 23, 2014

    A previously hot Oklahoma City team has lost two consecutive games for the first time in a month. The Barons return to the Cox Center at 7 p.m. Friday against Rockford.

  • OKC Barons fall at Grand Rapids

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, Feb 22, 2014

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Cory Emmerton scored at 13:14 of the third period to give the Grand Rapids Griffins a 4-3 win over the Oklahoma City Barons in front of 8,254 fans at Van Andel Arena on Saturday night. The loss snapped Oklahoma City's eight-game unbeaten streak. Mitch Callahan had two goals, and Adam Almquist had three assists for the Griffins. Mark Arcobello scored at 7:45 of the third period to tie the game at 3. C.J. Stretch and Steve Pinnizzotto also scored for the Barons. Brad Hunt added two assists. Griffins goalie Petr Mrazek stopped 36 of 39 shots to pick up the win. OKC's Richard Bachman faced 37 shots, stopping 33. The Barons' road trip continues Sunday with a 3 p.m. game at Toronto.

  • OKC Barons: Brad Hunt, Mark Arcobello keep Barons on a roll

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Fri, Feb 21, 2014

    Arcobello returns from Olympic break, assists on two Hunt goals as Oklahoma City wins its seventh game in the last eight starts.

  • OKC Barons: Barons start road trip Friday at Grand Rapids

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Thu, Feb 20, 2014

    Grand Rapids is the defending American Hockey League champion. The Griffins needed seven games to eliminate OKC from the Western Conference finals last season.

  • 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.