We’re back with another weekly Injury Report! We’ve got a ton to talk about so let’s get to it.
Good things are happening in Bakersfield this year. The kid line of Tyler Benson, Cooper Marody, and Cameron Hebig are all producing at a point-per-game pace and the young Condors are sitting at 6-4 after 10 games.
The flu has ravaged the office of Oilersnation and therefore Baggedmilk and Chris are both out on the IR for the week. Jay from the RealLifePodcast and Rick from the Pint step up huge and bring a new flavour to the show. This ought to be an episode full of structure and no chaos at all.
Jesse Puljujarvi has had a difficult time acclimatizing himself to the NHL level this season. He’s bounced in and out of the lineup and can’t seem to frequently find playing time on Todd McLellan’s team. According to Mark Spector, the Oilers might opt to send the young Finn to AHL Bakersfield for some seasoning.
It was hoped that one of (or, hell, both of) Jesse Puljujarvi and Kailer Yamamoto could take a step forward this season and fill a top-six role in the Oilers lineup.
New York media pretending Islanders don’t miss Tavares, is a 1 year Mega deal in the cards for Nylander; Hurricanes apparently all in on Nylander; Zadina developing nicely in AHL; updated 2019 NHL draft rankings fixing the NHL’s jerseys and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Dailyfaceoff.