By Scott Munn, Assistant Sports Editor | Published: Sat, Jun 6, 2015
Former Blazers CEO Brad Lund said he leans toward Oklahoma City still being a strong minor league hockey market. That’s why he is assembling an ownership group with a goal of bringing back the once-popular Blazers franchise in time for the 2016-17 season.
Barons garage sale set for Saturday
The Oklahoma City Barons’ defunct hockey team will have a final merchandise and equipment sale from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Edge merchandise store inside the Cox Convention Center. Barons merchandise and game-used equipment such as pants, gloves,...
Alexandre Grenier scored off a rebound with 12:49 left in the game, and goaltender Jacob Markstrom made several big saves down the stretch, and the Utica Comets eliminated the Barons 1-0 in Game 7 of an American Hockey League Western Conference semifinal series.
A crowd of 3,835 at Utica Memorial Auditorium watched the hometown Comets fail to clear the puck from their own zone. Hamilton recovered the loose puck and whipped around and fired a game-winning shot on goaltender Jacob Markstrom.
Games 3, 4 and, if necessary, 5 will be at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City. Game 3 is set for Monday, May 11; Game 4 is Wednesday, May 13; and Game 5 would be Thursday, May 14. All faceoff times in OKC are 7 p.m.