1. Home
  2. News
  3. OILERS RE-SIGN CAPTAIN AND LEADING SCORER ADAM PLESKACH

OILERS RE-SIGN CAPTAIN AND LEADING SCORER ADAM PLESKACH

Monday, September 23rd
OILERS RE-SIGN CAPTAIN AND LEADING SCORER ADAM PLESKACH

OILERS RE-SIGNCAPTAIN AND LEADING SCORER ADAM PLESKACH

The ECHL’sleading goal scorer from last season returns to the Oilers for his seventhseason with the team

TULSA, OK — The Tulsa Oilers, proud ECHL affiliate of theNational Hockey League’s St. Louis Blues, announced Monday the signing offorward Adam Pleskach.

Pleskach, 31, returns for his eighth pro season, coming off aseason that saw him lead the ECHL with 38 goals, while posting a career-high 75points. The veteran forward leads all Oilers in the ECHL era with 280 points(140G, 140A) in 348 career ECHL games.

“After a stellar all-star season, we’re excited to have ourcaptain back,” head coach Rob Murray said. “Adam is what you would call aleader by example. His work ethic is unparalleled, and he never gives up on apuck. His perseverance is often rewarded, as we saw last year when he led theentire league in goals.”

The 6’2, 209 lbs. forward took the league by storm in 2018-19,earning a spot in the ECHL All-Star Classic in Toledo, OH and a berth on theAll-ECHL First Team. Pleskach also made his mark on the all-time Oilers’ leaderboard, climbing into second place in both franchise goals (172) and gamesplayed (399), and third in points (331).

Prior to the Oilers time in the ECHL, Pleskach tallied 59 points (33G, 26A) in 61 career Central Hockey League games, earning CHL All-Rookie Team honors.

The Beausejor, MB native played collegiately at AmericanInternational College, registering 114 points (59G, 55A) in 138 careergames.  Pleskach led the Yellow Jackets in goals and points in all four ofhis seasons with the team, garnering a spot on the Atlantic Hockey AssociationAll-Rookie team in 2009-10 before earning spots on the AHA Third and SecondAll-Conference Teams in his junior and senior seasons, respectively.

The Oilers host the Kansas City Mavericks to open the regularseason on Friday, October 11th at 7:05 p.m. at the BOK Center. Opening weekendwill then see the Allen Americans come to town on Saturday, October 12th,before the Oilers close out the weekend with a Sunday matinee game against theRapid City Rush at 4:05 p.m.

Oilers Season and Group Tickets are on sale now! Call the Oilersfront office at 918-632-PUCK (7825) or visit www.tulsaoilers.com formore information.

Follow us on Twitter and Instagram , or “Like” us on Facebook for more information aboutthe Tulsa Oilers.

Upcoming Home Games

Full Schedule
Rapid City Rush
Tulsa Oilers
Saturday, October 19th
Rapid City Rush @ Tulsa Oilers
Puck Drops:
7:05 PM CDT
BOK Center
Rapid City Rush
RC Rapid City Rush
at
Tulsa Oilers
TUL Tulsa Oilers
BOK Center
Rapid City Rush
Tulsa Oilers
Sunday, October 20th
Rapid City Rush @ Tulsa Oilers
Puck Drops:
3:05 PM CDT
BOK Center
Rapid City Rush
RC Rapid City Rush
at
Tulsa Oilers
TUL Tulsa Oilers
BOK Center
Allen Americans
Tulsa Oilers
Thursday, October 24th
Allen Americans @ Tulsa Oilers
Puck Drops:
10:35 AM CDT
BOK Center
Allen Americans
ALN Allen Americans
at
Tulsa Oilers
TUL Tulsa Oilers
BOK Center

Latest News

More News
OILERS RELEASE ECHL-APPROVED PROTECTED LIST
OILERS RELEASE ECHL-APPROVED PROTECTED LIST
OILERS UNVEIL FULL 2024-25 SCHEDULE
OILERS UNVEIL FULL 2024-25 SCHEDULE
OILERS FALL TO MAVERICKS IN SERIES FINALE
OILERS FALL TO MAVERICKS IN SERIES FINALE

Get Hockey Updates

Sign up for our email newsletter to be the first to know about news and upcoming games!