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Oilers Off-Season Movement Tracker 2021

Get complete coverage of the Edmonton Oilers 2021 off-season

by Staff / EdmontonOilers.com

EDMONTON, AB - Follow along for all Edmonton Oilers additions and subtractions throughout the National Hockey League off-season.

Video: OILERS TODAY | Signing Season 07.28.21

Oilers Group 2 Free Agents: Tyler Benson (re-signed with Oilers), Cooper Marody (re-signed with Oilers), Stuart Skinner (re-signed with Oilers), Kailer Yamamoto, Warren Foegele (signed with Oilers).

Oilers Group 3 Free Agents: Tyson Barrie (re-signed with Oilers), Alex Chiasson, Adam Cracknell, Tyler Ennis, Joseph Gambardella (signed with New Jersey), Gaëtan Haas (signed with EHC Biel in the Swiss League), Slater Koekkoek (re-signed with Oilers), Dmitry Kulikov (signed with Minnesota), Joakim Nygard (signed with Färjestad BK in the SHL), Alan Quine, Patrick Russell (signed with Linköping HC in the SHL), Anton Slepyshev.

Oilers Group 6 Free Agents: None.

Video: RAW | Ken Holland 07.28.21

ADDITIONS

Video: RAW | Zach Hyman 07.28.21

SUBTRACTIONS

  • P. Russell signs with Linköping HC

  • Gambardella signs with Devils

  • Kulikov signs with Wild

  • Khaira signs with Blackhawks

  • Oilers trade Ethan Bear >> READ

  • Oilers place James Neal on Waivers >> READ

  • Seattle Kraken select Adam Larsson in Expansion Draft >> READ

  • Oilers trade goaltender Dylan Wells to Carolina >> READ

  • Jujhar Khaira not extended a qualifying offer 

  • Dominik Kahun not extended a qualifying offer

  • Theodor Lennstrom not extended a qualifying offer

  • Gaëtan Haas signs with EHC Biel in the Swiss League

  • Joakim Nygard signs with Färjestad BK in the SHL

Video: RAW | Warren Foegele 07.28.21

CONTRACTS EXPIRING IN 2022:

Darnell Nurse

Kyle Turris

Josh Archibald

Ryan McLeod

Kris Russell

William Lagesson

Mikko Koskinen

Alex Stalock

Video: RAW | Cody Ceci 07.28.21

CONTRACTS EXPIRING IN 2023:

Devin Shore

Duncan Keith

Oscar Klefbom

Evan Bouchard

Mike Smith

CONTRACTS EXPIRING IN 2024:

Zack Kassian

CONTRACTS EXPIRING IN 2025:

Leon Draisaitl

CONTRACTS EXPIRING IN 2026:

Connor McDavid

Video: RAW | Tyson Barrie 07.28.21 


FREE AGENTS SUBJECT TO COMPENSATION AND RIGHT TO MATCH - GROUP 2

The players listed below have been tendered a qualifying offer by their respective Clubs and are subject to draft-choice compensation and right to match. The draft choice compensation scale is based on compensation offered by the new Club:

OFFER                                             COMPENSATION

$1,356,540 or below -                            None

Over $1,356,540 to $2,055,364 -           Third-round choice

Over $2,055,364 to $4,110,732 -           Second-round choice

Over $4,110,732 to $6,166,096 -           First-round and third-round choice

Over $6,166,096 to $8,221,463 -           First-round, second-round and third-round choice

Over $8,221,463 to $10,276,829 -         Two first-round choices, one second- and one third-round choice

Over $10,276,829 - choices                   Four first-round

UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS - GROUP 3

The following players have qualified for Group 3 Free Agency (age 27 or older or with at least seven Accrued Seasons) and are Unrestricted Free Agents.

Oilers Group 3 Free Agents: Tyson Barrie , Alex Chiasson , Adam Cracknell, Tyler Ennis, Gaëten Haas, Slater Koekkoek, Dmitry Kulikov, Joakim Nygard, Alan Quine, Patrick Russell, Anton Slepyshev.

UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS - GROUP 6

The following players qualify for unrestricted free agency, having met the requirements for Group 6 free agency. This group is defined as players whose contracts have expired, are age 25 or older, have completed three or more professional seasons, and (i) in the case of a player other than a goaltender, have played fewer than 80 NHL games (regular-season and playoff), or (ii) in the case of a goaltender, have played fewer than 28 NHL games (regular-season and playoff).

Oilers Group 6 Free Agents: None

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