GAME NOTES: Oil Kings @ Red Deer
EDMONTON OIL KINGS NOTES
LAST GAME: March 17 — EDM 1 vs RD 4
A crowd of 11,104 came to Rexall Place for the final regular season game of the Edmonton Oil Kings Thursday night. They are now hoping it wasn’t the final game ever here for the Oil Kings as Edmonton fell to the Red Deer Rebels 4-1.
Despite outshooting Red Deer 31-25 the Oil Kings had difficulties solving Rebels netminder Trevor Martin getting just the one goal by him.
SEASON-AT-A-GLANCE: The Oil Kings are 29-35-6-1 on the season, with 65 points; rank eighth in the Eastern Conference and fourth in the Central Division. They are two points ahead of the Medicine Hat Tigers for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.
2015-16 REGULAR SEASON LEADERS: Lane Bauer – 29 Goals; Brett Pollock – 48 Assists; Brett Pollock – 76 Points; Brett Pollock – plus 21; Lane Bauer – 9 powerplay goals; Brett Pollock – 20 powerplay assists; Brett Pollock – 3 shorthanded goals; Brandon Baddock – 143 penalty minutes; Brett Pollock – 6 GWG
INJURY REPORT: Goaltender Alec Dillon is out for remainder of season with a lower body injury…Kole Gable is out week to week with an upper body injury…Patrick Dea is week to week with a lower body injury…Kobe Mohr is out week to week with upper body injury
AMONGST THE LEADERS: Brett Pollock is leading all Oil Kings scorers with 76 points (28G, 48A). The 6’3, 197-pound winger is currently 18th in WHL scoring (76 points).
MILESTONES: Brett Pollock recorded his 100th career assist Feb. 13 vs LET…Jesse Roach played in his 100th WHL game Feb. 19…Davis Koch played his 100th WHL game Feb. 21…Dysin Mayo recorded his 100th career WHL assist Feb. 21…Brandon Baddock recorded his 100th career WHL point on Feb. 24…Jayden Platz played his 1st career WHL game Feb. 27…Dysin Mayo became the all-time Oil Kings defenceman scorer with 130 points on Feb. 27…Aaron Irving played in his 200th career game on Mar. 11…Brett Pollock needs 3 points for 200 career WHL points
OVER 200 CLUB: Brandon Baddock (254), Brett Pollock (252), Dysin Mayo (247), Luke Bertolucci (227) and Aaron Irving (204) each have played over 200 career WHL games. Baddock has 102 points (54G, 48A), Pollock has 197 points (87G, 110A), Mayo has 134 points (28G, 106A), Bertolucci has 69 points (22G, 47A) and Irving has 81 points (24G, 57A).
UP NEXT: The Oil Kings will know their fate after these games.