EDMONTON, AB - The Edmonton Oilers have assigned goaltender Stuart Skinner to the Bakersfield Condors and placed both defenceman William Lagesson and forward Kyle Turris on waivers, the club announced Sunday afternoon.
Lagesson, a fourth-round pick by the Oilers in 2014, has recorded two assists and 27 penalty minutes in 27 career games for the Oilers after making his NHL debut during the '19-20 NHL season. In 102 regular-season and playoff games with the Bakersfield Condors in the American Hockey League, the Göteborg, Swe. product has contributed 13 goals and 28 assists.
Turris signed with the Oilers on October 9, 2020 and has suited up in 27 games for the club, posting two goals and three assists. Across 822 career NHL games with the Phoenix Coyotes, Ottawa Senators, Nashville Predators and Oilers, the New Westminster, BC product has recorded 181 goals and 271 assists.
Skinner returns to Bakersfield for the upcoming AHL campaign having stopped 69 of 75 shots for a .920 save percentage this preseason with the Oilers, including a 39-save performance in a 2-1 overtime loss to the Seattle Kraken in Kent, Wash. back on October 1.
The Oilers begin their regular-season schedule on Wednesday, Oct. 13 when the Vancouver Canucks visit Rogers Place.
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