The most prestigious team in NHL is the Edmonton Oilers, which have so many all-star hockey players like Glenn Anderson, Paul Coffey, Grant Fuhr & Wayne Gretzky over the period. Recently, they have announced their current roster for the upcoming NHL 2021-22 season.
Edmonton Oilers Current Roster & Players Lineup (2021-2022)
The Edmonton Oilers have picked six players from the 2021 NHL entry draft, acquired five players from different clubs and re-signed ten players in this 2021-22 season.
Additionally, they have traded away four players, traded to five players and lost about twelve players for the various teams.
Who are on the Edmonton Oilers Current Roster for the 2021-2022 Season
The Edmonton Oilers are on their way to becoming a competitive NHL team. Let’s take a look at who is making this young squad tick! This current roster consists of 27 players: 8 centers, 8 wingers, 8 defensemen, and 4 goaltenders.
Goaltender: Mikko Koskinen, Mike Smith, Stuart Skinner, Alex Stalock.
Center: Leon Draisaitl, Connor McDavid, Derek Ryan, Devin Shore, Kyle Turris, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Colton Sceviour, Mike Smith.
Right-winger: Josh Archibald, Jesse Puljujarvi, Zack Kassian, Kailer Yamamoto.
Left-winger: Tyler Benson, Zach Hyman, Warren Foegele, Brendan Perlini.
Defense: Tyson Barrie, Darnell Nurse, Oscar Klefbom, Cody Ceci, Evan Bouchard, Duncan Keith, Slater Koekkoek, Kris Russell.
|15||RW||Josh Archibald||29||2019||Regina, Saskatchewan|
|22||D||Tyson Barrie||30||2020||Victoria, British Columbia|
|16||LW||Tyler Benson||23||2016||Edmonton, Alberta|
|75||D||Evan Bouchard||22||2018||Oakville, Ontario|
|5||D||Cody Ceci||27||2021||Ottawa, Ontario|
|29||C||Leon Draisaitl (A)||26||2014||Cologne, Germany|
|37||LW||Warren Foegele||25||2021||Markham, Ontario|
|18||LW||Zach Hyman||29||2021||Toronto, Ontario|
|44||RW||Zack Kassian||30||2015||Windsor, Ontario|
|2||D||Duncan Keith||38||2021||Winnipeg, Manitoba|
|77||D||Oscar Klefbom||28||2011||Karlstad, Sweden|
|20||D||Slater Koekkoek||27||2020||North Dundas, Ontario|
|19||G||Mikko Koskinen||33||2018||Vantaa, Finland|
|97||C||Connor McDavid (C)||24||2015||Richmond Hill, Ontario|
|93||C||Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (A)||28||2011||Burnaby, British Columbia|
|25||D||Darnell Nurse (A)||26||2013||Hamilton, Ontario|
|42||LW||Brendan Perlini||25||2021||Guildford, England|
|13||RW||Jesse Puljujarvi||23||2016||Alvkarleby, Sweden|
|6||D||Kris Russell||34||2016||Red Deer, Alberta|
|10||C||Derek Ryan||34||2021||Spokane, Washington|
|70||C||Colton Sceviour||32||2021||Red Deer, Alberta|
|14||C||Devin Shore||27||2020||Ajax, Ontario|
|74||G||Stuart Skinner||23||2017||Edmonton, Alberta|
|41||G||Mike Smith||39||2019||Kingston, Ontario|
|32||G||Alex Stalock||34||2021||South St. Paul, Minnesota|
|8||C||Kyle Turris||32||2020||New Westminster, British Columbia|
|56||RW||Kailer Yamamoto||23||2017||Spokane, Washington|
Connor McDavid is the current captain of the Edmonton Oilers’ current roster.
Leon Draisaitl, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins & Darnell Nurse are the alternative captain of the Edmonton Oilers for this season.
Dave Tippett is the current head coach of the Edmonton Oilers. Previously, he served as a head coach of the Houston Aeros, Arizona Coyotes & Dallas Stars.
This is an overview of the Edmonton Oilers’ current roster, players lineup & players list. This will be updated regularly as new players are signed, traded, or released by the team.