A minor, albeit interesting Oilers news note that got caught in the fray of a hectic few weeks: the team has invited undrafted forward Brady Burns to training camp.
Here we’ve put together a collection of scouting reports and highlights regarding newly drafted forward, Xavier Bourgault. The Edmonton Oilers selected Bourgault with the 22nd overall pick after making a trade with the Minnesota Wild to move down a couple of spots from 20th overall.
The old saying is you only get one chance to make a first impression. From everything I saw after the Edmonton Oilers acquired former Toronto Maple Leafs’ left winger Zach Hyman when the UFA season opened Wednesday, he aced his introduction to local fans and media.