BLOG: Oil Kings return to WHL Championship
The Edmonton Oil Kings downed the Medicine Hat Tigers 4-3 on Saturday night to capture a Eastern Conference Championship and advance to the Western Hockey League Championship.
The Oil Kings beat the Prince Albert Raiders, the Brandon Wheat Kings and Medicine Hat to advance to face the Portland Winterhawks for the third-straight year in the championship series.
Games one, two, five and seven will be played in Portland while three, four and six will be played in Edmonton.
Edmonton Oilers prospect Mitchell Moroz is fifth on the team in scoring throughout the playoffs with 13 points (4-9-13) in 14 games.