Oklahoma City Barons News from The Oklahoman and NewsOK

  • OKC Barons: OKC begins final playoff run this week

    Published: Tue, Apr 15, 2014

    Barons host Texas Stars at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Cox Center. Iowa is in town for 7 p.m. contests Friday and Saturday.

  • OKC Barons: Barons win in shootout, move closer to playoff berth

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sun, Apr 13, 2014

    The Edmonton Oilers returned 126 points worth of manpower to their American Hockey League affiliate — defenseman Oscar Klefbom and forwards Tyler Pitlick, Steve Pinizotto, Will Acton and team captain Anton Lander.

  • OKC Barons continue trip at Abbotsford

    By Mike Baldwin | Published: Sat, Apr 12, 2014

    Barons at Abbotsford •When: 3 p.m. Sunday •Where: Abbotsford Entertainment Sports Center, Abbotsford, British, Columbia. •Radio: KXXY 96.1 FM •Scouting report: With four games left in the regular season, the Barons were tied with Charlotte for the eighth and final playoff spot heading...

  • OKC Barons: Abbotsford holds off Oklahoma City

    Published: Fri, Apr 11, 2014

    The Oklahoma City Barons did not help their cause for qualifying for the American Hockey League playoffs Friday night, losing a 3-2 decision to the Abbotsford Heat before 3,403 fans at the Abbotsford Entertainment & Sports Centre.

  • OKC Barons' Brad Hunt named second-team AHL All-Star

    By Mike Baldwin | Published: Thu, Apr 10, 2014

    Oklahoma City Barons defenseman Brad Hunt was named a second-team American Hockey League All-Star on Thursday. Hunt, 25, recently set the Barons’ franchise record for points in a season by a blue-liner. Hunt (49 points) also owns the team record for assists (38) by a defenseman. A 5-foot-9,...

  • OKC Barons: Oklahoma City's power play on fire

    By Mike Baldwin | Published: Sun, Apr 6, 2014

    The Barons scored three power-play goals in their 6-4 win over Charlotte on Sunday afternoon at the Cox Center.

  • OKC Barons: Barons complete huge sweep over Charlotte

    By Mike Baldwin | Published: Sun, Apr 6, 2014

    Oklahoma City moved into playoff position with Sunday’s win — but now it has to maintain the momentum with five games left in the regular season.

  • OKC Barons: Richard Bachman records shutout, Barons close in on playoff spot

    By Mike Baldwin | Published: Sat, Apr 5, 2014

    Barons goaltender Richard Bachman couldn’t have picked a better time to post his second shutout of the season. In a showdown of two teams trying to earn one of the final Western Conference playoff berths, Bachman stopped all 31 shots to lead the Barons to a 1-0 win over Charlotte on Saturday...

  • OKC Barons notebook: C.J. Stretch scores back-to-back game-winners

    Published: Sat, Apr 5, 2014

    With his mother in town from California, forward C.J. Stretch scored the game’s only goal in the Barons’ 1-0 win over Charlotte on Saturday night at the Cox Convention Center. It was the second consecutive game-winning goal for Stretch, who was the seventh and final skater Wednesday night in...