Oilers claim Steve MacIntyre off waivers
The 6’6”, 265 pound native of Brock, Saskatchewan has seen playing time at both defence and forward during his career. Now in his eighth pro season, the 28-year-old brings both size and toughness to the ice.
- VIDEO: Craig MacTavish talks about MacIntyre
- AUDIO: Kevin Prendergast on the Steve MacIntyre acquisition
MacIntyre, who has also played with the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, has registered 200-or-more penalty minutes six times since turning pro in 2001-02, including a career high 421 minutes in 2004-05 when he split the season between Hartford and the ECHL’s Charlotte Checkers.
MacIntyre played three seasons in the Western Hockey League with Saskatoon, Red Deer and Prince Albert between 1997-98 and 1999-00.
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6’6” 265 lbs. Shoots: Left
Born: August 8, 1980; Brock, Saskatchewan
Claimed off waivers by Edmonton from Florida on September 30, 2008.