16-year-old Jake Neighbours of Airdrie continues to impress in his first season with the Edmonton Oil Kings in the Western Hockey League.  

Last night (December 5) Neighbours scored the fifth Oil Kings goal of the night to help the team to a 6 - 1 win over the Regina Pats.  The goal was Neighbours' sixth of the year to go along with 10 assists in 26 WHL games.

Neighbours was the Oil Kings first pick, fourth overall in the league in the 2017 Bantam Draft. 

 
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