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Oilers acquire Kassian

by Edmonton Oilers Press Release / Edmonton Oilers

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The Edmonton Oilers announced today, they have acquired winger Zack Kassian from the Montreal Canadiens, in exchange for goaltender Ben Scrivens.

Kassian, 24, has appeared in 198 career NHL games, accumulating 66 points (35G, 31A) and 307 penalty minutes. He has also played in eight playoff games, posting six penalty minutes.

The Windsor, Ontario native was selected by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round, 13th overall in the 2009 NHL Draft.

Kassian was a Memorial Cup Champion in 2010 with the Ontario Hockey League’s Windsor Spitfires, along with current Oilers forward Taylor Hall.

Kassian will report to the American Hockey League's Bakersfield Condors.

Edmonton Oilers hockey is presented by Molson Canadian, Rogers, Ford, Scotiabank and the Rexall Family of Pharmacies.

Career Regular Season Statistics
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
2006-2007 Windsor Jr. Spitfires-Minor-ON 57 32 48 80 136
2006-2007 Leamington Flyers-OJHL-B 2 0 0 0 6 0 0 0
2007-2008 Peterborough Petes-OHL 58 9 12 21 -1 74 1 0
2008-2009 Peterborough Petes-OHL 61 24 39 63 -14 136 13 1
2008-2009 Canada-WJ18-A 6 2 3 5 0
2009-2010 Peterborough Petes-OHL 33 8 19 27 -18 58 1 1
2009-2010 Windsor Spitfires-OHL 5 4 0 4 1 23 0 0
2010-2011 Windsor Spitfires-OHL 56 26 51 77 10 67 6 0
2010-2011 Canada-WJC-A 5 2 1 3 1 27 0 0 0
2011-2012 Sabres 27 3 4 7 -1 20 0 0 0 36 8.3
2011-2012 Canucks 17 1 2 3 -1 31 0 0 0 18 5.6
2011-2012 Rochester Americans-AHL 30 15 11 26 4 31 2 1 1 94 16.0
2012-2013 Canucks 39 7 4 11 -7 51 2 0 1 49 14.3
2012-2013 Chicago Wolves-AHL 29 8 13 21 -3 61 2 0 0 78 10.3
2013-2014 Canucks 73 14 15 29 -4 124 1 0 2 91 15.4
2014-2015 Canucks 42 10 6 16 -5 81 1 0 3 55 18.2
NHL Totals 198 35 31 66 -18 307 4 0 6 249 14.1
Career Playoff Statistics
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
2007-2008 Peterborough Petes-OHL 5 1 0 1 -5 2 1 0
2008-2009 Peterborough Petes-OHL 4 0 2 2 -1 8 0 0
2009-2010 Windsor Spitfires-OHL 19 7 9 16 9 38 3 0
2009-2010 Windsor Spitfires-M-Cup 4 2 3 5 0 0 0 0.0
2010-2011 Windsor Spitfires-OHL 16 6 10 16 2 37 1 0
2010-2011 Portland Pirates-AHL 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
2011-2012 Canucks 4 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0.0
2012-2013 Canucks 4 0 0 0 -1 4 0 0 0 4 0.0
NHL Totals 8 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 5 0.0
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