NFL, NBA, NHL stats

Eight Current Oil Kings to Take Part in NHL Rookie Camps

September 4, 2019 - Western Hockey League (WHL) - Edmonton Oil Kings News Release

Eight current Edmonton Oil Kings, as well as graduated captain Trey Fix-Wolansky, have been invited to take part in eight different National Hockey League Rookie Camps ahead of the 2019-20 season.

Centre Liam Keeler and defenceman Ethan Cap will venture just down the hall at Rogers Place and participate in camp with the Edmonton Oilers. Keeler joins 2016 second round selection Tyler Benson (32nd overall), and 2017 third round selection Stuart Skinner (78th overall) as local products skating in Edmonton's camp.

Both #Oilers Rookie Camp games vs. Calgary will be streamed live on, YouTube, Facebook & right here on Twitter. Check out the full roster of Rookie Camp attendees.

- Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) August 30, 2019


Oil Kings teammate, right winger David Kope, will go from friend to foe as he takes part in Rookie Camp with the Calgary Flames. He'll take on Keeler, Cap and the rest of the Oilers Rookie Camp participants when they meet for two pre-season games - one in Red Deer, AB - and both streamed online.

• Discuss this story on the Western Hockey League message board...

Western Hockey League Stories from September 4, 2019

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.