Josh Winquist took advantage of added playing time (due to injury, illness and callups) and posted a strong week for the Oklahoma City Barons. The last seven days also saw outstanding performances by Leon Draisaitl in Kelowna and Kyle Platzer in Owen Sound.
— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) March 18, 2015
AHL OKLAHOMA CITY BARONS
- R Andrew Miller 58GP, 25-31-56 (1GP, 0-1-1 and NHL callup this week)
- C Jason Williams 62GP 20-28-48 (4GP, 1-1-2 this week)
- R Matt Ford 58GP, 16-29-45 (4GP, 0-2-2 this week)
- D Brad Hunt 51GP, 16-28-44 (4GP, 1-0-1 this week)
- C Anton Lander 29GP, 9-22-31 (NHL this week)
- L Ryan Hamilton 32GP, 15-14-29 (NHL this week)
- R Iiro Pakarinen 39GP, 17-11-28 (NHL this week)
- L Curtis Hamilton 56GP, 12-16-28 (1GP, 0-0-0 this week)
- C Bogdan Yakimov 57GP, 12-16-28 (1GP, 2-0-2 this week)
- D Jordan Oesterle 55GP, 7-15-22 (4GP, 1-0-1 this week)
- D Dillon Simpson 60GP, 2-14-16 (4GP, 0-2-2 this week)
- L Josh Winquist 35GP, 6-9-15 (4GP, 1-4-5 this week)
- L Kellen Jones 38GP, 5-9-14 (4GP, 0-0-0 this week)
- R Steve Pinizzotto 21GP, 1-10-11 (did not play this week, injured)
- D Brandon Davidson 51GP, 4-6-10 (4GP, 0-0-0 this week)
- C Jujhar Khaira 51GP, 4-6-10 (Gone for the season)
- R Tyler Pitlick 14GP, 3-6-9 (NHL and injured this week)
- D Martin Gernat 54GP, 1-8-9 (3GP, 0-0-0 this week)
- D David Musil 58GP, 1-8-9 (4GP, 0-0-0 this week)
- D Oscar Klefbom 9GP, 1-7-8 (NHL this week)
- C Connor Jones 35GP, 4-4-8 (4GP, 0-0-0 this week)
- D Martin Marincin 27GP, 0-7-7 (NHL this week)
- C Travis Ewanyk 61GP, 3-4-7 (5GP, 0-0-0 this week)
- L Kale Kessy 17GP, 3-3-6 (season ending injury)
- L Mitch Moroz 55GP, 3-3-6 (4GP, 1-0-1 this week)
- D CJ Ludwig 20GP, 1-4-5 (3GP, 0-0-0 this week)
- L Luke Gazdic 5GP, 2-0-2 (NHL this week)
- D Keith Aulie 8GP, 0-1-1 (NHL this week)
- G Laurent Brossoit 43GP, 2.53 .918 (4GP, 3.21 .906 this week)
- G Richard Bachman 22GP, 2.30 .921 (NHL this week)
- G Frans Tuohimaa 3GP, 4.22, .904 (ECHL this week)
- G Tyler Bunz 1GP, 9.00 .700 (made AHL debut for the season this week)
- Winquist’s performance came because of a series of issues facing men like Curtis Hamilton and Bogdan Yakimov (illness). He took full advantage.
- Jujhar Khaira is out for the season.
- Laurent Brossoit is playing all of the minutes.
- OKC rolled three lines today because of the injuries and illnesses.
- Edmonton placed Ryan Hamilton on waivers, he’ll be added to help the Barons down the stretch when and if he clears waivers tomorrow morning.
#OKCBarons scratches: Gernat, Mele, Yakimov, C. Hamilton, Schaber, Aliu, Khaira, Pinizzotto, Kessy & Lain (all injured/sick).
— Barons Gameday (@BaronsGameDay) March 22, 2015
ECHL BAKERSFIELD CONDORS
- C Connor Jones 27GP, 10-16-26 (did not play this week)
- LW Kellen Jones 27GP, 7-18-25 (did not play this week)
- LW Josh Winquist 18GP, 5-18-23 (did not play this week)
- D CJ Ludwig 26GP, 3-11-14 (did not play this week)
- D Graeme Craig 52GP, 5-5-10 (2GP, 0-0-0 this week)
- G Frans Tuohimaa 33GP, 3.28 .876 (did not play this week)
- G Ty Rimmer 25GP, 3.20 .889 (did not play this week)
I tracked some numbers for Leon Draisaitl, Nick Merkley, Alec Baer and Tyler Benson from Kelowna vs Vancouver http://t.co/bIxKCqC9x9
— Todd Cordell (@ToddCordell) March 22, 2015
- C Kyle Platzer, Owen Sound (OHL) 68GP, 34-47-81 (3GP, 4-2-6 this week)
- C-W Greg Chase, Calgary-Victoria (WHL) 61GP, 20-39-59 (2GP, 0-1-1 this week)
- C Leon Draisaitl, Kelowna (WHL) 32GP, 19-34-53 (3GP, 3-5-8 this week)
- R Jackson Houck, Vancouver (WHL) 66GP, 22-29-51 (2GP, 0-1-1 this week)
- C Marco Roy, Quebec (QMJHL) 59GP, 26-24-50 (2GP, 1-1-2 this week)
- D Darnell Nurse, SSM (OHL) 36GP, 10-23-33 (2GP, 1-1-2 this week)
- LD Ben Betker, Everett (WHL) 64GP, 6-25-31 (2GP, 0-1-1 this week)
- G Keven Bouchard Val d’Or (QMJHL) 36GP, 3.85 .872 (1GP, 2.00 .900 this week)
- Leon Draisaitl closed with a flourish this week, a very nice run in junior.
- Kyle Platzer had a terrific season, big step forward and he needs to get signed.
- Others needing contracts (or becoming draft-eligible or free agents) are Houck, Roy and Betker.
- Vladimir Tkachev 46GP, 16-33-49.
— Dean Millard (@DuckMillard) March 21, 2015
- LD Joey Laleggia, Denver (NCAA) 35GP, 13-25-38 (1GP, 0-0-0 this week)
- L Evan Campbell UMass-Lowell (NCAA) 34GP, 12-15-27 (did not play this week)
- C Tyler Vesel, Nebraska at Omaha (NCAA) 36GP, 7-14-21 (did not play this week)
- L Aidan Muir, Western Michigan (NCAA) 36GP, 6-9-15 (1GP, 0-0-0 this week)
- R John McCarron, Cornell (NCAA) 31GP, 4-8-12 (did not play this week)
- G Zach Nagelvoort Michigan (NCAA) 22GP, 2.63 .906 (did not play this week)
- L Liam Coughlin, Vernon 54GP, 20-40-60 (10GP, 3-7-10 in playoffs so far)
- LD William Lagesson, Dubuque 45GP, 1-12-13 (3GP, 0-0-0 this week)
- Joey Laleggia won a bunch of awards this week.
- William Lagesson posted most of his points in the first 20 games of the season.
- John McCarron had a disappointing season.
— Patrick C (@ChunkletsHockey) March 19, 2015
- L Roman Horak, Vityaz Podolsk (KHL) 53GP, 18-13-31 (Season is over)
- L Anton Slepyshev, Salavat Yulaev (KHL) 58GP, 15-10-25 (Season is over)
- R Antti Tyrvainen, Ilves (SML) 46GP, 10-10-20 (Did not play this week)
- L Daniil Zharkov Torpedo (VHL) 39GP, 4-5-9 (Season is over)
- Some of these players may be playing in lower leagues but I believe they’re all bounced from playoff competition in their highest leagues.
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