Keeping Jesse Puljujarvi remains the right move for the Edmonton Oilers

Keeping Jesse Puljujarvi remains the right move for the Edmonton Oilers

Jesse Puljujarvi has been a very good player for the Edmonton Oilers. He scored just over half a point per game over the entire course of last season — production that firmly cements him as a producer in the top-six. And on Tuesday, the Oilers and Puljujarvi avoided arbitration by coming to terms on a … Read more

Edmonton Oilers re-sign Jesse Puljujarvi to one-year, $3-million contract

Edmonton Oilers re-sign Jesse Puljujarvi to one-year, -million contract

The Edmonton Oilers have re-signed forward Jesse Puljujarivi to a one-year, $3-million contract, Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman reported Tuesday. The new contract will allow the Oilers and Puljujarvi to avoid arbitration which was set to be heard this Friday. The value comes in roughly around what Puljujarvi was likely to get in an arbitration hearing, and … Read more

Former Edmonton Oilers defenseman William Lagesson signs in Carolina, Connor McDavid endorses Jack Campbell and more

Former Edmonton Oilers defenseman William Lagesson signs in Carolina, Connor McDavid endorses Jack Campbell and more

Former Edmonton Oilers prospect William Lagesson has a new home. The 26-year-old, who the Oilers traded to the Montreal Canadiens at the deadline last year in the Brett Kulak deal, inked a one-year, two-way deal worth $750,000 at the NHL level, and $275,000 at the AHL level. “Lagesson provides a strong, physical presence on the … Read more