Oil Kings Drop 8-2 Decision to Warriors
The Edmonton Oil Kings continued their road trip with a Friday night matchup in Moose Jaw where they would ultimately fall 8-2 in their fourth and final meeting with the Warriors this season. Oil Kings captain Colton Kehler would score Edmonton’s two goals on the night.
The newest members of the Oil Kings Brendan Semchuk and Todd Scott would both make their debut for Edmonton on Friday night after being acquired by the Vancouver Giants on Wednesday.
OIL KINGS 2 @ WARRIORS 8
SOG: Oil Kings 19 Warriors 39
PP: Oil Kings 0/3 Warriors 0/2
PK: Oil Kings 2/2 Warriors 3/3
Colton Kehler (17 & 18)
Josh Dechaine (6-3-1-2) 7/12
Todd Scott (0-1-0-0) 24/27
Jayden Halbgewachs would give the Warriors a 4-0 lead just 34 seconds into the second period continuing to add to the team’s quick offence in the first period.
PLAY OF THE GAME:
Warriors centreman Brett Howden would record a hat trick against Edmonton on Friday night after scoring his third goal of the game at 7:09 of the second period.
PLAYER OF THE GAME:
Warriors Halbgewachs would join Howden and make it two hat tricks in one game for Moose Jaw on Friday night when he netted his third goal of the game at 4:38 of the third period.
UNSUNG HERO OF THE GAME:
Moose Jaw netminder Adam Evanoff would allow just two goals on the night stopping 17 of 19 shots on goal.
3 STARS (as chosen by Moose Jaw media):
- Brett Howden (MJ)
- Jayden Halbgewachs (MJ)
- Branden Klatt (MJ)
EOK @ SC
Saturday, January 13, 2018 @ 6:00 PM MT
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