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ALUMNI REPORT - JANUARY 3

By Josh Evans, OKC Barons

Four players who have seen significant time with the Oklahoma City Barons, defensemen Jeff Petry and Colten Teubert along with forwards Teemu Hartikainen and Josh Green, are on call up with the Oilers. All four played in the Oilers 4-3 loss to the Buffalo Sabres on January 2.

Petry led all Oilers playes in ice time with over 23 minutes.  He did register and assist on a second period power-play goal by Sam Gagne.  Teubert played over 13 minutes of the game and registered one shot on goal 

Recalled the previous day, Hartikainen and Green were both inserted into the lineup right away.  Hartikainen played just under 13 minutes and registered one shot on goal.  Green, played just over 11 minutes of the game and registered one shot on goal.

Defenseman Alex Plante is recalled, but was scratched after suffering an injury in the Oilers game December 26 at Vancouver.

Goaltender Nikolai Khabibulin stopped 29 of the 33 shots he faced in the win.

Click here for a boxscore: http://oilers.nhl.com/club/boxscore.htm?id=2011020574

The Oilers travel to St. Louis to take on the Blues this Thursday at 7 p.m. (ct).

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