Oilers Waive Ryan Hamilton & Philip Larsen, Claim Luke Gazdic

Photo by Steven Christy. 

In what is shaping up to be a busy hockey morning, the Edmonton Oilers have put Ryan Hamilton and Philip Larsen on waivers. If they clear, they will report to OKC.

A short time later the Edmonton Oilers claimed Luke Gazdic off waivers from the Dallas Stars. He is no doubt a healthy replacement for injured Steve MacIntyre — the Oilers new “muscle” who was injured in Friday’s preseason game in Oklahoma City:

And before all of this happened, Dallas Eakins named Andrew Ference as the 14th Captain of the Edmonton Oilers. Well done!