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A few Oilers are changing their numbers ahead of the 2017-18 season

by Paul Gazzola /

New season, new numbers.

With the 2017-18 National Hockey League season a month away, players and prospects are beginning to skate ahead of training camp and a few Oilers will be changing their jersey numbers, including Anton Slepyshev, Jujhar Khaira and Drake Caggiula.

Tweet from @EdmontonOilers: New #Oilers jersey numbers! Caggiula changed to 91, Khaira switched to 16, Slepyshev is now 58, Jokinen will wear 36 & Auvitu will be 81.

Slepyshev will wear No. 58, Khaira is changing to No. 16, while Caggiula will don 91.

Newly-signed Oilers Yohann Auvitu and Jussi Jokinen will wear 81 and 36, respectively.

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