Oilersnation’s 2022 Prospect Countdown – No. 12: Mike Kesselring

The blueline in Bakersfield is a point of interest in the Oilers’ organization right now. The Oilers have a handful of young defenders pushing for roles on the big-league club and there will be opportunities throughout the year, especially considering the Jay Woodcroft and Dave Manson coaching staff is comfortable operating with seven defenders in a lineup. The names in the mix are Markus Niemelainen, who impressed in his cup of coffee last season, Dmitri Samorukov, who’s waiver-eligible,

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2022-08-04

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NHL Rumors: Oilers, Jets, Canadiens, Kings

In today’s NHL rumors rundown, the Edmonton Oilers signed forward Kailer Yamamoto to a new two-year deal. What does that mean for their roster now as the club is over…

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2022-08-04

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Fly at Night

Fly at Night

The Edmonton Oilers signed right-winger Kailer Yamamoto to a two-year extension yesterday, the $3.1 million AAV a reflection of his first 20-goal season and increased role in several areas of the roster last season. There’s an ongoing discussion about Yamamoto and Jesse Puljujarvi, and which of the two will have a more substantial career. Based on the gap between the two contracts signed this summer ($100,000), it seems the organization can’t decide either. Cap constraints suggest w

Source: Lowetide
Date: 2022-08-04

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NHL Rumors: Edmonton Oilers, and the New York Islanders

NHL Rumors: Edmonton Oilers, and the New York Islanders

Welcome to our daily rumours article brought to you by Betway Sports The Edmonton Oilers will need to move out somebody Jim Matheson: After the Kailer Yamamoto signing, the Edmonton Oilers will have to make a trade to become cap compliant. Ryan McLeod will likely re-sign somewhere between $1 and $1.5 million. Forward Warren Foegele is the most likely player to be moved. would not trade defenseman Tyson Barrie as he’s too valuable on the power play. David Staple of the Edmonton Journal: With

Source: My NHL Trade Rumors
Date: 2022-08-04

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NHL Rumors – Philadelphia Flyers and Edmonton Oilers Musings

NHL Rumors – Philadelphia Flyers and Edmonton Oilers Musings

Welcome to our daily rumours article brought to you by Betway Sports What are the Philadelphia Flyers doing? Charlie O’Connor of The Athletic (mailbag): August is often when the NHL wilderness gets to be more and more apparent. Philadelphia Flyers and their fans have many, many concerns after this offseason from Chuck Fletcher so far. As mentioned on a multitude of avenues, missing out on Johnny Gaudreau combined with a lackluster level of activity has caused much pessimism amongst the fanbas

Source: My NHL Trade Rumors
Date: 2022-08-04

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EXTENDED: Two More Years For Kailer Yamamoto

EXTENDED:  Two More Years For Kailer Yamamoto

Photo by Andy Devlin/NHLI via Getty ImagesYamamoto inks a two year deal ahead of his arbitration hearing, Oilers will need to make a move to become cap complaint Kailer Yamamoto has avoided his arbitration hearing and signed a two year deal with the Oilers. Yamamoto will average 3.1MM for the next two years. It brings the Oilers over the cap (including LTIR). Edmonton needs to sign Ryan McLeod as well, and will need to somehow free up some cap space between now and the start of the season.

Source: Copper N Blue
Date: 2022-08-04

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Edmonton Oilers re-sign Kailer Yamamoto to two-year contract

The Edmonton Oilers have re-signed forward Kailer Yamamoto to a two-year contract carrying a $3.1 million annual cap hit, the club announced Wednesday. Yamamoto, 23, set new career-high marks with 20 goals, 21 assists, 41 points, and 81 games played with the Oilers during the 2021–22 regular season. He added two goals and seven points in 14 playoff games as the Oilers fell to the Colorado Avalanche in the Western Conference Final. YAMS! The #Oilers have signed Kailer Yamamoto to a two

Source: Daily Faceoff
Date: 2022-08-04

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Oilers sign Kailer Yamamoto to 2-year extension, avoid arbitration

Oilers sign Kailer Yamamoto to 2-year extension, avoid arbitration

The Edmonton Oilers have signed Kailer Yamamoto to a two-year contract extension with an AAV of $3.1 million, avoiding arbitration. The 23-year-old right winger set career highs in goals (20), assists (21), points (41) and games played (81) with the Oilers in 2021-22. He was selected by the...

Source: The Athletic
Date: 2022-08-04

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Better Lait Than Never Ep. 37 – Kailer Yamamoto contract reaction

I literally just talked about how this was going to happen, and since I hadn’t even left my laptop yet I figured I would do an instant reaction to the Kailer Yamamoto contract. After signing Yamamoto for 2 years $3.1M Cap Hit, #LetsGoOilers are $6.8M over cap with 21 players (12F/7D/2G) on the Projected Roster. With Klefbom ($4.167M) & Smith ($2.2M) to LTIR, effectively $423K over the cap. RFA: McLeodhttps://t.co/jaKNIxcF3w — PuckPedia (@PuckPedia) August 4, 2022 How dare I come at y

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2022-08-04

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Edmonton Oilers sign Kailer Yamamoto to two-year, $3.1-million AAV extension avoiding arbitration

The Edmonton Oilers and Kailer Yamamoto have avoided arbitration. Both sides came to an agreement on a two-year deal paying him an AAV of $3.1-millon, the club reported Wednesday night. Yamamoto was scheduled for an arbitration hearing Sunday. Drafted by the Oilers 22nd overall in the 2017 draft, Yamamoto is coming off his most productive season in the NHL notching career highs in goals (20), assists (21) and points (41). While he started the year slow scoring just 16 points in the first 41 ga

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2022-08-04

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Oilers sign Yamamoto to 2-year, $6.2M contract

Oilers sign Yamamoto to 2-year, $6.2M contract

The Edmonton Oilers signed restricted free-agent forward Kailer Yamamoto to a two-year contract extension carrying an average annual value of $3.1 million, the team announced Wednesday. Yamamoto was a restricted free agent scheduled for an arbitration hearing on Aug. 7 before reaching the agreement. The 23-year-old is coming off the most productive season of his career, registering 41 points in 81 games while averaging nearly 17 minutes of ice time per contest. He'll be an RFA when his new deal

Source: The Score
Date: 2022-08-04

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Edmonton Oilers sign Kailer Yamamoto to two-year extension

Another key piece in the Oilers' line-up has been locked in. Read More

Source: The Edmonton Sun
Date: 2022-08-04

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