EDMONTON, Alberta – The Edmonton Oilers announced that they have hired former Hampton Roads center Kent Hawley as an amateur scout. Hawley will be responsible for eastern Ontario.
Selected in the second round (28th overall) by Philadelphia in the 1986 NHL Entry Draft, Hawley had five points (2g-3a) and 17 penalty minutes in five playoff games for Hampton Roads in 1989-90 and 10 points (6g-4a) and 28 penalty minutes in 24 regular season games with Hershey of the American Hockey League.
Hawley helped Hampton Roads capture the Riley Cup in 1990-91 scoring 14 points (5g-9a) in 14 playoff games after scoring 45 points (17g-28a) in 43 regular season games. He also played six games in the AHL with Hershey scoring two points (1g-1a).