Should the Edmonton Oilers put Warren Foegele on the PK?

Should the Edmonton Oilers put Warren Foegele on the PK?

Can the Oilers get more out of Warren Foegele? In his first season with the Oilers, Foegele’s overall offensive production was down a bit from his previous two seasons in Carolina. Foegele had 0.44 points-per-game (PPG) in 2020, 0.37 PPG in 2021 and 0.32 in 2022. His point totals were down, but so was his … Read more

Who’s left for the Edmonton Oilers to sign in free agency?

Who’s left for the Edmonton Oilers to sign in free agency?

The work is far from over for the Edmonton Oilers. Yes, Jesse Puljujarvi and Kailer Yamamoto have been inked to new deals, but Ryan McLeod and Tyler Benson still need new deals. As has been mentioned, the Oilers are already at the salary cap even when accounting for Mike Smith and Oscar Klefbom heading for … Read more

Edmonton Oilers sign Kailer Yamamoto to two-year, $3.1-million AAV extension avoiding arbitration

Edmonton Oilers sign Kailer Yamamoto to two-year, .1-million AAV extension avoiding arbitration

The Edmonton Oilers and Kailer Yamamoto have avoided arbitration. Both sides came to an agreement on a two-year deal paying him an AAV of $3.1-millon, the club reported Wednesday night. Yamamoto was scheduled for an arbitration hearing on Sunday. According to Puckpedia, Yamamoto will earn a $2.7-million salary and $300,000 signing bonus in year one … Read more

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

Former Edmonton Oilers defenseman Andrej Sekera retired

Former Edmonton Oilers defenseman Andrej Sekera retired

Andrej Sekera is hanging up the skates and a long, 16-year NHL career has come to a close. Slovakian hockey reporter Tomáš Prokop reported the news Monday. Andrej Sekera announced end of his hockey career. 36 years old former captain of Slovak national team played 16 seasons (842 games) in #nhl for 5 teams. Last … Read more