Tim Sestito assigned to Springfield
24-year-old forward made NHL debut Wednesday night vs. Kings
General Manager Steve Tambellini announced today the Edmonton Oilers have assigned centre Tim Sestito to the Springfield Falcons of the American Hockey League.
The 6’0”, 195 pound native from Rome, New York made his NHL debut in the Oilers’ 2-1 loss to the Los Angeles Kings on November 26th after being recalled from Springfield on November 23rd.
Sestito has played 16 games for the Falcons this season and has scored two goals and an assist with six penalty minutes.
The Oilers return to the road for two games this weekend as they visit St. Louis on Saturday, November 29th and Dallas on Sunday, November 30th. Edmonton returns home to host the Dallas Stars at Rexall Place at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 3rd.
The Edmonton Oilers 30th Anniversary Season is presented in part by the Rexall Family of Pharmacies, Bell, Molson Canadian, ATB Financial and Ford.