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  • Oklahoma City Barons: Andrew Miller scores gamewinner as OKC comes back to win in overtime

    By Scott Munn, Assistant Sports Editor | Published: Tue, Feb 24, 2015

    Andrew Miller put a shot off the pad of goaltender Jussi Rynnas with 3:27 left in overtime, and the Barons came back to beat the Texas Stars 3-2 in an American Hockey League game before 1,905 diehard fans on a cold night in Oklahoma City.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: OKC can't stop Adirondack

    By Scott Munn, Asst. Sports Editor | Published: Sat, Feb 21, 2015

    The Oklahoma City Barons have shown in February that they are mortal. Adirondack, a team in danger of not even making the postseason, proved that Saturday night by beating Oklahoma City 3-1 before 4,221 fans at the Cox Convention Center.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: Bogdan Yakimov scores in OT, gives Barons win No. 32

    From Staff Reports | Published: Fri, Feb 20, 2015

    Yakimov’s seventh goal of the season helped Oklahoma City (32-13-6) maintain the No. 1 spot in the Western Conference. Matthew Ford, who was not expected to play this weekend due to injury, forced OT with his 14th goal of the year with 49 seconds left in regulation

  • Oklahoma City Barons notebook: Laurent Brossoit will continue to start in goal for Barons

    By Scott Munn | Updated: Thu, Feb 19, 2015

    Brossoit is 15-9-2 with a 2.55 goals against average and will be the No. 1 guy in net in the foreseeable future, too, with Richard Bachman remaining with the parent Edmonton Oilers. Bachman’s stay with the NHL club was extended this week after Viktor Fasth suffered a knee injury during a shootout...

  • Oklahoma City Barons: Brad Hunt scores twice, leads Barons to win over Iowa

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sun, Feb 15, 2015

    Oklahoma City snapped a two-game losing streak by beating the last-place Iowa Wild in Des Moines.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: OKC falls to Rockford

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, Feb 14, 2015

    The Oklahoma City Barons lost their second consecutive game on Saturday, falling 3-1 to Rockford at BMO Harris Bank Center.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: Former Barons star Magnus Paajarvi scores late, Chicago blanks OKC

    From Staff Reports | Published: Fri, Feb 13, 2015

    Paajarvi scored with 1:16 left in regulation to help the Chicago Wolves blank Oklahoma City 1-0 before 5,028 fans at Allstate Arena.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: Laurent Brossoit, Ryan Hamilton key Barons win over Texas

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sun, Feb 8, 2015

    Oklahoma City notched its league-best 30th victory of the season after holding off Texas for the final 44 seconds of regulation. The defending AHL champion Stars (20-16-11) had already dominated the third period as it was, and then they pulled goaltender Jussi Rynnas for an extra attacker.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: OKC falls in San Antonio

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, Feb 7, 2015

    The Barons’ five-game road trip got off to a rough start Saturday as Oklahoma City’s AHL team lost 5-3 to the San Antonio Rampage at the AT&T Center.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: OKC falls to Lake Erie Monsters in overtime

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, Jan 31, 2015

    The Oklahoma City Barons fell short in overtime on Saturday night at the Cox Convention Center in a 2-1 loss to Lake Erie.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: Barons come back to beat Lake Erie in overtime, 4-3

    From Staff Reports | Published: Fri, Jan 30, 2015

    Defenseman Jordan Oesterle scored the game-winner with two minutes left on a shot from the point that clanked off the crossbar and ricocheted off the back of Lake Erie goaltender Calvin Pickard. The Barons (29-10-5) won their 11th game in overtime, tying the American Hockey League record for most...

  • Oklahoma City Barons: Charlotte upends Barons, 3-2

    From Staff Reports | Published: Fri, Jan 23, 2015

    Oklahoma City (28-10-5), a 3-1 winner on Thursday night, never led Friday’s game. Trevor Carrick gave Charlotte a 1-0 lead 4:27 into the second period, and then Zach Boychuk and Brody Sutter sandwiched power-play scores around a goal from Oklahoma City’s Kellen Jones.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: Barons come back to beat Charlotte, 3-1

    From Staff Reports | Published: Thu, Jan 22, 2015

    Oklahoma City improved its league-best record to 28-9-5 after coming back from a 1-0 deficit. Andrew Miller, Brad Hunt and Travis Ewanyk all scored within an eight-minute span of the second period. That was enough for goaltender Richard Bachman, who made 16 saves over the final two periods.