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EDMONTON OILERS RECALL CENTERMAN ANTON LANDER

By Josh Evans, OKC Barons on 03/31/2013

The Edmonton Oilers, parent club of the Oklahoma City Barons, recalled centerman Anton Lander.

Lander, a 6-0, 194-pounder from Sundsvall, Sweden, is is fresh off of establishing a Barons franchise record with six points (3-3-6) in the team’s 7-3 win over the Rockford IceHogs. He has appeared in 45 games with Oklahoma City this season, scoring 19 points (8-11-19).

This is the second recall this season for Lander. He has appeared in four games with the Oilers this season, registering one assist. The Oilers 2nd round draft choice (40th overall) in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft has appeared in 60 games with the Oilers and scored seven points (2-5-7).


The Barons return to action Tuesday, April 3 at home against the Hamilton Bulldogs at 7 p.m. Later in the week, the Barons play three games over a three night period. Friday night, they travel to Cedar Park Texas to take on the Texas Stars.

Saturday, April 6, the Barons return home to face the Chicago Wolves at 7 p.m. The Barons are giving away TWO Ford Fiestas in their Drive Away Every Saturday promotion. The weekend concludes Sunday, April 7 against Chicago at 4 p.m. Following the game, the Barons invite fans to stay after the game to skate with members of the team. Skate rental is free with a ticket to the game.

All four games this week can be heard on the Barons flagship station, 96.1 KXY.

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