Oilers set to take on Americans again
BY Staff Reports
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
2/12/13 at 6:13 AM
Up next: Allen at Tulsa, 7:05 p.m. Tuesday at the BOK Center.
Records: Tulsa 17-29-3 in CHL; Allen 27-10-8
Tuesday's promotion: $2 soda and beer. Papa John's College Night: Those with a valid student ID get a ticket to the game and a coupon for pizza for $12.
Last game: The last-place Oilers lost to first-place Allen 5-1 at the BOK Center. The Americans lead the season series 6-1.
Notes: Tuesday is the first of three home games this week. ... With 17 games remaining (eight at home) in the regular season, the Oilers are 11 points back of the eighth and final CHL playoff spot. ... Oilers forwards Ben Gordon and Ryan Menei continue to challenge for the CHL scoring lead. Gordon is in second place with 65 points, while Menei ranks fourth in the league with 61 points. In the past 10 games, Gordon and Menei have accounted for 17 of the Oilers' 33 goals and 38 of the team's 86 points. ... The Oilers are 4-2-0 through the first six games of February. Tulsa hasn't had a winning month since going 3-2-1 in October.