US rig count expected to bottom in July at 411. ExxonMobil announces first production at 9.4 tcfe Point Thomson field. Kinder Morgan suspends Northeast Energy Direct gas pipeline. New York state denies Constitution Pipeline a critical water permit. Kayne Anderson backs natural gas assets in SCOOP and Eagle Ford. Oilfield service sector continues to get hammered. Pioneer outperforms on stellar Wolfcamp and Spraberry wells.