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Oilers recall Gilbert Brule from Springfield

Wednesday, 31.12.2008 / 4:00 AM / Transactions
By Edmonton Oilers Press Release
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Oilers recall Gilbert Brule from Springfield
Gilbert Brule (photo by AndyDevlin/EOHC)
General Manager Steve Tambellini announced today the Edmonton Oilers have recalled centre Gilbert Brule from the Springfield Falcons of the American Hockey League.

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.

The Edmonton Oilers 30th Anniversary Season is presented in part by the Rexall Family of Pharmacies, Bell, Molson Canadian, ATB Financial and Ford.

#67 GILBERT BRULE
Centre
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.

Career Regular Season Stats
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
2002-2003 Quesnel Millionaires  BCHL   48 32 25 57   71          
2002-2003 Vancouver Giants  WHL   1 0 0 0   0          
2003-2004 Vancouver Giants  WHL   67 25 35 60 -2 100 11 0      
2004-2005 Vancouver Giants  WHL   70 39 48 87 4 169 13 4      
2005-2006 Blue Jackets   7 2 2 4 -2 0 0 0 0 11 18.2
2005-2006 Vancouver Giants  WHL   27 23 15 38 5 40 7 0      
2006-2007 Blue Jackets   78 9 10 19 -21 28 3 0 0 98 9.2
2007-2008 Blue Jackets   61 1 8 9 -4 24 0 0 1 74 1.4
2007-2008 Syracuse Crunch  AHL   16 5 5 10 2 44 2 0      
2008-2009 Oilers  2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
2008-2009 Springfield Falcons AHL 19 11 5 16 -2 34 6 0      
NHL Totals:   148 12 20 32 -27 52 3 0 1 184 6.6
 
Career Playoff Stats
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
2002-2003 Vancouver Giants  WHL   4 1 0 1 0 0         0.0
2003-2004 Vancouver Giants  WHL   11 4 5 9   10 3 0     0.0
2004-2005 Vancouver Giants  WHL   6 1 3 4   8 1 0     0.0
2005-2006 Vancouver Giants  WHL   18 16 14 30 14 44 4 0      
2007-2008 Syracuse Crunch  AHL   13 2 3 5 -2 16 0 0      

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