Oilers prospect Schultz named AHL Player of the Month Staff

11/1/2012 3:45:43 PM

Edmonton Oilers prospect Justin Schultz, playing with the Oklahoma City Barons,was named the AHL Player of the Month for October.

Schultz, who made his professional hockey debut in October, recorded a point in each of his first seven games, totalling six goals and 12 points - leading the Barons in scoring.

Schultz, a coveted free agent after a strong collegiate career at the University of Wisconsin, signed with the Oilers over the summer.