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.
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...
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.
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.
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...
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...