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Summary of the Oilers picks on Draft Day 2

We recap the Oilers day with blogs, videos and much more

by Chris Wescott and Marc Ciampa /

The Oilers took six players on the second day of the NHL draft, including a minor trade to move up four spots in the third round. Get all the videos, blogs and info about all the picks right here.


Video: 2-ON-1 | Stuart Skinner and Dmitri Samorukov

Video: RAW | Ostap Safin

  • ROUND 5 - 126th Overall (From VAN) -- Traded to Arizona for 78th pick

  • ROUND 5 - 146th Overall -- Kirill Maksimov F, Niagara (OHL)

  • ROUND 6 - 177th Overall -- Skyler Brind'Amour C, Selects Hockey Academy

    • Son of Carolina Hurricanes legend Rod Brind'Amour, Skyler played for the Selects Hockey Academy this past season

    • He will play this upcoming season in the BCHL with the Chilliwack Chiefs

    • He is committed to Michigan State University for the 2018-19 season

    • BLOG: Oilers take Brind'Amour 177th overall

  • ROUND 7 - 208th Overall -- Philip Kemp D, USNTDP (USHL)

    • WATCH: Kemp's Media Availability

    • The big 6'3" defenceman had four points in 25 games for the US National Team Development Program and 13 points in 64 games for the US U18 squad

    • He is committed to Yale University for next season

The Oilers selected Kailer Yamamoto 22nd overall at the 2017 NHL Draft on Friday.

Video: DRAFT | Yamamoto Behind the Scenes



Video: THE PANEL | Pre-Draft Day

On Friday, the Oilers signed Kris Russell to a four-year contract.

On Thursday, the Oilers were busy trading for Ryan Strome in exchange for Jordan Eberle. 

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