Oilers recall Gilbert Brule from Springfield
|Gilbert Brule (photo by AndyDevlin/EOHC)
This will be Brule’s second recall to the Oilers this season. The 5’10”, 180 pound native of Edmonton, Alberta was first recalled to Edmonton on December 5th and made his Oilers debut in a 3-2 overtime win at San Jose on December 6th. He is scoreless and even in two games with Edmonton this season.
Brule has scored 11-5-16 with 34 penalty minutes in 19 games with Edmonton’s AHL affiliate. The 21-year-old forward is third on the Falcons scoring list and is second in goals, while being tied for the team lead with six powerplay goals.
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#67 GILBERT BRULE
5’10” 180 lbs. Shoots: Right
Born: January 1, 1987; Edmonton, Alberta
Obtained from Columbus on July 1, 2008 in exchange for Raffi Torres.
Columbus’ 1st choice, 6th overall, in 2005 NHL Entry Draft.