| |Linus Omark (left) and Ryan O'Marra (right) will be joining the Oilers in Edmonton tomorrow.
General Manager Steve Tambellini announced today the Edmonton Oilers have recalled centre Ryan O’Marra and left-winger Linus Omark
from Oklahoma City of the American Hockey League.
O’Marra, 23, has 14 points (1G,13A) in 22 games this season with the Barons. The 6’2”, 200-pound centre has appeared in three NHL games recording one assist.
The Oilers acquired O’Marra from the New York Islanders along with a 1st round pick and Robert Nilsson in exchange for Ryan Smyth
in 2007. The Tokyo, Japan native was originally drafted by the Islanders in the 1 st round, 15th overall in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.
Omark, 23, leads the Barons in scoring with 26 points (13G,13A) in 26 games. The 5’10”, 175-pound Sweden native is currently 10th in the AHL in scoring.
Omark was drafted by Edmonton in the 4th round, 97th overall in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft. Edmonton Oilers hockey is presented in part by the Rexall Family of Pharmacies, Molson Canadian, ATB Financial, Cenovus Energy and Ford.