Oil Kings' Pollock stretching his game to 200 feet
Photo: Edmonton Oil Kings forward and Dallas Stars prospect Brett Pollock leads the Oil Kings in scoring so far in 2015-16, posting five goals and 16 points in 17 WHL games (courtesy of CHL Images)
</p>One doesn’t have to look far to find a potential pro comparable for Edmonton Oil Kings forward Brett Pollock. The 19 year old Sherwood Park, AB native actually rubbed shoulders with said comparable during the past two Dallas Stars‘ training camps – Jamie Benn.
It’s an optimistic comparable but one that Oil Kings assistant coach Ryan Marsh feels is valid at similar stages in their careers.… read more
I am excited about Pollock. The 2 games I watched him last year in Brandon he was the best player on the ice and that's saying a lot considering how good Brandon was last year. His shot is fantastic, but like Benn seems to make good decisions when the puck is on his stick in either end. Hard to imagine where all these pieces will fit down the road, but after our championship in 2017, Sharp will have to come off the books so there should be room for Pollock to slot in somewhere.