BREAKING: Oilers Place Defenseman On Waivers

Published October 13, 2023 at 2:13 PM

The Edmonton Oilers have officially placed a defensemen on NHL waivers.

Oilers Place Niemelainen on Waivers


The Oilers announced that Markus Niemelainen has been sent to the AHL.

🔁 #Oilers roster move 🔁

Defenceman Markus Niemelainen has been placed on waivers.


The 25 year-old defenseman is on his way to Bakersfield to join the Condors, but teams have 24 hours to claim him for free.

He scored 1 point in 43 NHL games since he was drafted at the third round of the 2016 draft by the Oilers.

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BREAKING: Oilers Place Defenseman On Waivers

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