Oilers reduce roster by 15
|Sebastien Bisaillon (left) and Jordan Eberle (right) were both sent down today. Photo by Andy Devlin/Edmonton Oilers.
Fourteen players were assigned to the Springfield Falcons of the American Hockey League and one player was returned to his junior team.
Assigned to Springfield were:
Goaltenders (1): Andrew Perugini
Defence (5): Sebastien Bisaillon, Josef Hrabal, Jake Taylor, Cody Wild, Bryan Young
Forwards (8): Hans Benson (RW), Justin Chwedoruk (RW), Garet Hunt (LW), Bryan Lerg (LW), Colin McDonald (RW), Sean McMorrow (RW), Ryan O’Marra (RW), Geoff Paukovich (LW)
Right winger Jordan Eberle, the Oilers’ first round selection in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, was returned to the Regina Pats of the Western Hockey League.
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