Preview: Oil Kings vs Cougars – October 20, 2017

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LAST GAME:  The Oil Kings (4-6-2-0) faced off against the league leading Victoria Royals (8-1-1-0) on Wednesday night at Rogers Place, the team put up a hard fought battle but ultimately were defeated 3-2 in overtime. Oil Kings Ty Gerla and Colton Kehler were the two goal scorers in the game. Veteran goaltender, Travis Child got the start in net making 40 saves on the night.


  • Goals: Trey Fix-Wolansky – 6
  • Assists: Trey Fix-Wolansky – 10
  • Points: Trey Fix-Wolansky – 16
  • PIM: Brett Kemp – 12
  • +/-: Jayden Platz: +2
  • GWG: Colton Kehler, Davis Koch, Trey Fix-Wolansky, Brett Kemp – 1
  • PPG: Trey Fix-Wolansky – 3
  • SHG: Brett Kemp – 1

2017-18 SPECIAL TEAMS: The Oil Kings power play is 11/53 (20.7%). Edmonton’s penalty kill is 34/48 (70.8%).

OIL KINGS VS. COUGARS:  Tonight is the first meeting between the Cougars (3-5-2-0) and Oil Kings this season. Last season Prince George completed a season series sweep against Edmonton winning all four meetings. Trey Fix-Wolansky had 4 points in 4 games to lead the Oil Kings in scoring…Jansen Harkins had 8 points (2G, 6A) in 4 games.

IMMEDIATE IMPACT: Oil Kings newcomer, Tomas Soustal has 9 assists in 7 games with Edmonton this season and a total of 10 points (1G, 9A) in 10 games. Soustal began the 2017-18 season with the Kelowna Rockets before being acquired by the Oil Kings on October 2. The Czech-native also played with current Edmonton Oilers forward, Leon Draisaitl.

UP NEXT: The Oil Kings will continue their six-game homestand against the Spokane Chiefs at 4:00 PM on Sunday, October 22. This will mark the Chiefs first visit to Rogers Place.

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