Martin Gernat (D)
Oklahoma City Barons
Career Notes: In second professional season following 2 years with the Edmonton Oil Kings of the Western Hockey League...Scored first AHL goals with a pair of tallies in a 5-2 win over San Antonio Jan. 4...Spent most of last season with the Barons, scoring 4 goals and adding 17 assists in 57 games...Reassigned to ECHL Bakersfield for 3 games in early November of last season...Missed the first 4 months of the 2012-13 season because of shoulder surgery...Led the 2012 Oil Kings, winners of the WHL championship, in plus-minus (+41) and defensemen scoring (55 points)...Represented Slovakia during the 2012 World Junior Championships...Signed to a 3-year, entry-level contract by Edmonton April 20, 2013.
Selected by Edmonton in the fifth round (122nd overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.