PRESS RELEASES

LANDER & HARTIKAINEN RECALLED BY EDMONTON

By Josh Evans, OKC Barons on 04/15/2013

The Edmonton Oilers recalled forward Teemu Hartikainen and centerman Anton Lander, the Oilers announced today.

Hartikainen, a 6-2, 211-pounder from Kuopio, Finland was assigned to Oklahoma City on March 25. He has recorded 37 points (14-23-37) in 47 games with the Barons this season. The Oilers 6th round draft choice (163rd overall), has appeared in 48 games with Edmonton, scoring 13 points (6-7-13).

Lander, a 6-0, 194-pounder from Sundsvall, Sweden, was assigned to Oklahoma City on April 12. This season, he has appeared in 47 games with Oklahoma City, scoring 20 points (9-11-20). That includes a franchise record six points (3-3-6) in a 7-3 win over Rockford on March 30. 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).

Oklahoma City wraps up a four-game road trip tomorrow night in Toronto against the Marlies at 6 p.m. (ct).  The Barons return home for three games this weekend.  Friday and Saturday evening, the Barons take on the Abbotsford Heat at 7 p.m. Sunday afternoon at 4 p.m., the Barons close out their regular season slate of games against the Houston Aeros.  All four games can be heard on the Barons flagship station, 96.1 KXY.

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