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FUTURE WATCH: Broberg channels Orr on diving goal

Oilers defence prospect with a highlight-reel tally during Swedish Hockey League exhibition action with Skelleftea

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EDMONTON, AB - Oilers defence prospect Philip Broberg went airborne to score a highlight-reel goal during Swedish Hockey League exhibition action on Friday.

The 19-year-old blueliner channeled his inner Bobby Orr to give Skelleftea AIK a 1-0 lead against IF Bjorkloven en route to a 2-1 overtime victory. Broberg, selected eighth overall by the Oilers at the 2019 NHL Draft, scored one goal and seven assists in 45 games with Skelleftea last season.

He spent a month with the Oilers this summer as part of the team's Return To Play roster and, after the Qualifying Round loss to Chicago, was loaned to Skelleftea on Aug. 20.

Tweet from @skelleftea_aik: 🎥 @Philip_broberg1 or Bobby Orr?

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