General Manager Steve Tambellini announced today the Edmonton Oilers have assigned left-winger Magnus Paajarvi
to the Oklahoma City Barons of the American Hockey League.
Paajarvi, 20, is in his second season with the Oilers appearing in 25 games this year recording three assists. Last season the 6’2”, 204-pound Norrkoping, Sweden native played in 80 games with Edmonton collecting 34 points (15G, 19A) finishing 7th on the team in scoring.
Paajarvi was selected by the Oilers in the 1st round, 10th overall, in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. Edmonton Oilers hockey is presented in part by the Rexall Family of Pharmacies, Molson Canadian, ATB Financial, TELUS, Cenovus Energy and Ford.