The NaturalJanuary 18, 2012 - Western Hockey League (WHL) Edmonton Oil Kings
The win gives the Oil Kings a 30-11-1-4 record on the season for 63 points as they remain in sole possession of first in the WHL Eastern conference. For the fifth week in a row the Oil Kings were ranked in the Canadian Hockey League Top Ten rankings, this week - ninth in the CHL.
Edmonton will now set out on their final East division road trip of the regular season as they take on the Swift Current Broncos and the Prince Albert Raiders this weekend. All games this season will be broadcast live on the TEAM 1260 and streamed live at WHL.ca
The Oil Kings next home game is NEXT Wednesday, January 25th as the Oil Kings play host a heavyweight tilt with one of the Western Conference's best - the first place Tri City Americans. This will also be another K97 Weiner Wednesday at Rexall Place with $2 hot dogs all night long! Puck Drop is set for 7PM MST at Rexall Place.
Oil Kings Hockey is Edmonton's best family entertainment value. The 2011-12 season features new reduced pricing with great seats starting at just $15 and premium seating starting at just $20. Oil Kings tickets are available online at OilKings.ca, via phone at 780-414-GOAL (4625) or at any Ticketmaster outlet.
Western Hockey League Stories from January 18, 2012
- Everett Holds off Kelowna 3-2 - Kelowna Rockets
- Hitmen Fall to Tigers - Calgary Hitmen
- The Natural - Edmonton Oil Kings
- Royals Downed by Warriors - Victoria Royals
- Blazers Hot; Home Tonight - Kamloops Blazers
- Branden Troock Selected to Play in CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game - Seattle Thunderbirds
- Appearance at Fred Meyer Rescheduled - Spokane Chiefs
- Rogers Fan Camp Winners Announced - Brandon Wheat Kings
- Winther Named to CHL Top Prospects Game - Prince Albert Raiders
- 3 WHL Players Added to Rosters for 2012 Home Hardware CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game - WHL
- CHL Announces BMO CHL MasterCard Top 10 Rankings - WHL
- Vancouver Giants Sign 2011 1st Round Pick Thomas Foster - Vancouver Giants
- Cougars Sign Ty Edmonds - Prince George Cougars
- Comrie Notches 3rd Shutout as Americans Blank T'Birds 4-0 - Tri-City Americans
- Lethbridge Hurricanes Storm Past Vancouver Giants, 6-3 - Vancouver Giants
- Americans Shut out T-Birds - Seattle Thunderbirds
- BMO Ultimate Fan Event Coming to Swift Current - Swift Current Broncos
- Pats Game Night - Regina Pats
The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.