Tulsa Oilers 1929
Top Row L to R - Donald Moffatt, Amby Moran, Albert "Red" McCusker, Bob Trapp, Leo Lafrance.
Middle Row - Gus Marker, Millard "Sonny Boy" Wakeford, Dick Carroll (coach), Sam Kerne (trainer), Eddie McCalmon, Tommy Cook.
Bottom Row - Ted Graham, Tony Costello, Frank Sheppard, Gordon "Duke" Keats, Art Townsend.
The original Oilers joined the five team American Hockey Association / AHA as an expansion team in 1928. Their first home game was January 1, 1929, against the Duluth Hornets, as part of the grand opening of the Tulsa Coliseum.
The team won the AHA championship that season, and again in the 1930–31 season.