PRESS RELEASES

OILERS RECALL MAGNUS PAAJARVI

By Josh Evans, OKC Barons on 02/04/2013

The Edmonton Oilers, parent club of the Oklahoma City Barons, recalled winger Magnus Paajarvi from Oklahoma City on Feb. 3.

Paajarvi was assigned to Oklahoma City January 31 and played in the Barons' 7-3 win over Charlotte on February 1. The 6-2, 204-pounder from Norrkoping, Sweden has played 126 games in the NHL with Edmonton, scoring 42 points (17-25-42).  Paajarvi will join the Oilers in Edmonton as they prepare to take on Vancouver Monday.

Paajarvi was the Oilers 1st round draft choice (10th overall) in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft has played in 72 games for the Barons over the last two seasons, recording 45 points (11-34-45).

The Barons return to action this weekend with two home games against the Grand Rapids Griffins. Friday is Concession Specials night with $1 hot dogs and $2 draft beers. Saturday is another Drive Away Every Saturday. One lucky fan will drive away in a Ford Taurus from John Vance Auto. Faceoff for both games is 7 p.m. at the Cox Convention Center. Both games can be heard on the Barons flagship station, 96.1 KXY.

A variety of ticket packages are available to meet every individual or group need. Packages ranging from 7-game and 11-game packs to Full Season Seats are available. Call the Barons’ front office at 405-232-4625 for information on group outings, Season Seats and other ticket packages.

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