Pouliot assigned to Wilkes-Barre
The Edmonton Oilers have assigned centre Marc-Antoine Pouliot to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the American Hockey League.
With the assignment of Pouliot, the Oilers roster is now at 23 for the start of the 2006-07 NHL season.
The Oilers open their 27th NHL season when they host the Calgary Flames on Thursday, October 5th. Face-off for the season opener at Rexall Place is 8:00 p.m.