The Edmonton Oilers announced today they have recalled forward Steve Pinizzotto from the American Hockey League's Oklahoma City Barons.
Pinizzotto, 30, has posted six assists and 40 penalty minutes in nine games with Oklahoma City this season.
The Edmonton Oilers announced today, they have placed goaltender Richard Bachman on waivers for the purpose of assignment to the American Hockey League’s Oklahoma City Barons.
The Oilers training camp roster now includes 34 players (2 goalies, 11 defencemen and 21 forwards).
The Edmonton Oilers announced they have agreed to terms with centre Steve Pinizzotto on a one-year contract.
Pinizzotto, 30, appeared in six games with the Oilers last season, recording two assists and 15 penalty minutes. He posted his first career National Hockey League point and first multi-point game (2A) on April 12th against the Vancouver Canucks.
The 6’1”, 200-pound centre split the 2013-14 season between the American Hockey League’s San Antonio Rampage and Oklahoma City Barons, posting 25 points (12G, 13A) and 183 penalty minutes in 51 games.
A native of Mississauga, Ontario, Pinizzotto has appeared in 18 career National Hockey League games with the Vancouver Canucks and Edmonton Oilers.
The Edmonton Oilers announced today they have assigned the following players to the American Hockey League’s Oklahoma City Barons.
-Will Acton (C)
-Roman Horak (C)
-Anton Lander (C)
-Steve Pinizzotto (RW)
-Tyler Pitlick (RW)
-Oscar Klefbom (D)
The Edmonton Oilers announced today they have recalled forward Roman Horak from the American Hockey League’s Oklahoma City Barons.
Horak, 22, has posted 52 points (21G, 31A) in 63 games this season. He has appeared in 50 games for the Barons, registering 45 points (19G, 26A) and a plus 13 rating since being acquired from the Abbotsford Heat.
The 6’0”, 170-pound centre made his Oilers debut on December 31st against the Phoenix Coyotes.
The Edmonton Oilers have assigned goaltender Laurent Brossoit to the American Hockey League’s Oklahoma City Barons.
Brossoit, 21, has split time this season between the Oklahoma City Barons and Bakersfield Condors (ECHL), since being acquired from the Calgary Flames on November 8th.
The Surrey, British Columbia native has appeared in eight games with the Barons, posting a 2-5-0 record, including a 3.60 goals against average and a .888 save percentage.
The Edmonton Oilers have recalled forward Steve MacIntyre from the American Hockey League’s Oklahoma City Barons on an emergency recall basis.
MacIntyre, 33, has appeared in 10 games with the Barons this season, posting 34 penalty minutes.
The Edmonton Oilers announced they have recalled defenceman Philip Larsen from the American Hockey League’s Oklahoma City Barons.
Larsen, 24, has registered six points (1G, 6A) in 17 games with the Oilers this season.
Edmonton Oilers have acquired goaltender Viktor Fasth for a 5th round draft choice in 2014 and a 3rd round draft choice in 2015. Fasth, a 31-year-old Swedish netminder, has played five games this season for the Ducks and has posted a goals against average of 2.95 and a save percentage of .885.
During the 2012-2013 season, Fasth played 25 games for Anaheim and had a 2.18 goals against average and .921 save percentage. He has also spent time with Norfolk in the American Hockey League.
Hendricks, 32, has appeared in 44 games for Nashville this season, registering four points (2G, 2A) and 54 penalty minutes.
The Blaine, Minnesota native has spent time with the Colorado Avalanche, Washington Capitals, and Nashville Predators. Hendricks has accumulated 62 points (29G, 33A) and 419 penalty minutes in 307 career NHL games.
The 6’0”, 211-pound centre has recorded two points (1G, 1A) and 10 penalty minutes in 34 playoff games.
Hendricks was originally selected by Nashville in the 5th round, 131st overall in the 2000 NHL Draft.
TSN's Bob McKenzie talks about the CHL Top Prospects Game and gives his thoughts on the trade: