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by Chris Wescott / Edmonton Oilers

With newly acquired goaltender Viktor Fasth not scheduled to arrive until later today, the Oilers will suit up a special visitor as their second goalie for practice at Rexall Place today.

With Fasth arriving later today, #TeamCanada gold medal goalie @ShannonSzabados to practice w/ #Oilers this morning. pic.twitter.com/zptFWKPTv0

— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) March 5, 2014

Canada's Olympic women's gold medal goalie Shannon Szabados will practice with the team this morning.

Szabados is an Edmonton native and was the first female to play in several leagues, including the WHL and the AJHL.

Szabados has two Olympic gold medals after winning in Vancouver in 2010 and in Sochi, Russia in February.

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