Preview: Oil Kings @ Rebels – March 18, 2017
Last Game: EDMONTON 3 @ KOOTENAY 2
- Goals: Tyson Gruninger (2), Davis Koch (21), Colton Kehler (17)
- Goaltender of Record: Josh Dechaine (20 saves)
2016-17 Regular Season Leaders:
- Goals: Trey Fix-Wolansky – 23
- Assists: Davis Koch – 45
- Points: Davis Koch – 66
- PIM: Davis Murray – 99
- +/-: Wyatt McLeod +2
- PPG: Colton Kehler, Trey Fix-Wolansky – 9
- SHG: Davis Koch – 2
- GWG: Graham Millar – 5 (with Everett); Kehler – 4
SEASON SERIES VS. REBELS: The Oil Kings and Rebels meet for the final two games this season. Edmonton is 3-1-0-0 so far vs Red Deer this year. Davis Koch leads the way in scoring with 5 points (all assists)…Patrick Dea is 3-1-0-0 with a 2.44 GAA and .912 save percentage.
GET YOUR FIX: Trey Fix-Wolansky has set an Oil Kings record for most goals in a season by a rookie with 23. When the Edmonton native scored Feb. 24 @ PG he surpassed the previous record of 20 set by Curtis Lazar. He now has 53 points and is just 2 shy of Martin Gernat’s record for points in a season by a rookie of 55.
STEADY AS A ROCK: Davis Koch is the only Oil Kings player to have played in every game this season (70). Trey Fix-Wolansky has missed one game and is at 69 GP.
UP NEXT: The Oil Kings finish the 2016-17 regular season at Rogers Place Sunday for a 4:00 PM game against the Red Deer Rebels.