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Oilers Nation Jul 20, 2017

Zack Kassian: A Story of Redemption

Alcoholism is brutal. I’ve seen many loving, intelligent and strong people succumb to the disease. My uncle Mike was extremely generous. He loved his daughters. He loved music and he was always helping people who were down on their luck. He was also an alcoholic. He tried to quit many times. He would remain sober...
Oilers Nation Jul 18, 2017

Zack Kassian is so much more than just a physical presence for the Oilers

2016-17 Edmonton Oilers: No. 44 RW Zack Kassian As far as bounce back seasons go, the seven goals and 24 points posted by Zack Kassian in 2016-17 represent decidedly modest offensive output. Yet at the end of his first full season with the Oilers, the now 26-year-old winger has gone from reclamation project to mainstay,...

Georges Laraque had some thoughts on the impact of the Oilers’ newfound toughness

Are the recent additions of Milan Lucic, Patrick Maroon, and Zack Kassian the reason Connor McDavid stayed healthy this season?
Oilers Nation Jun 30, 2017

Report: Oilers moving on from Pitlick

According to TSN’s Ryan Rishaug, the Oilers are expected to move on from UFA winger Tyler Pitlick. Rishaug also noted that he felt the signing of Zack Kassian spelt the end of Pitlick’s time. Battling injuries his whole career, Pitlick never was able to get his legs underneath him. Despite that, this last season he...
Oilers Nation Jun 28, 2017

WWYDW: Your Edmonton Oilers offseason wish list

Edmonton Oilers GM Peter Chiarelli has already had a busy summer, re-signing players like Zack Kassian, Kris Russell and Eric Gryba. With those signings, and with the expansion draft in the rearview mirror, it’s a bit easier to get a feel for what the roster will look like heading into next season – and what...
The Oilers Rig Jun 27, 2017

Oilers Qualify Four + Rumors Galore

Yesterday afternoon, right before officially inking Zack Kassian to a three-year extension, the Edmonton Oilers qualified four restricted free agents. The deadline to do so was yesterday at 5:00 pm est, so this was an expected bit of news. For the most part, the results were also as expected, save for one slightly surprising qualifying […] The post Oilers Qualify Four + Rumors Galore appeared first on The Oilers Rig.
Oil On Whyte Jun 26, 2017

Edmonton Oilers Kick Off Free Agency with RFA Offers

The Edmonton Oilers had a busy Monday in the week before free agency. Not only did they re-sign Zack Kassian to a three-year extension, they made qualifying offers to some of their restricted free agents. Edmonton extended qualifying offers to four restricted free agents: Leon Draisaitl, Joey Laleggia, Dillon Simpson and Bogdan Yakimov. David Musil, […] Edmonton Oilers Kick Off Free Agency with RFA Offers - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
FOX Sports Jun 26, 2017
Edmonton Oilers Re-Sign Zack Kassian For Three Years

Edmonton Oilers Re-Sign Zack Kassian For Three Years

The Edmonton Oilers re-signed Zack Kassian to a three-year deal worth 5.85 million.After an offseason with 3 goals, Zack Kassian and the Edmonton Oilers have agreed to a new deal.The contract is worth 1.95 million dollars a year for three years or 5.85 million over those three years.Th...
Oil On Whyte Jun 26, 2017

Edmonton Oilers: Kassian Deserving of More Contract

The Edmonton Oilers re-signed forward Zack Kassian to a three-year contract worth about $5.85 million Monday. With the new signing, Edmonton is rewarding a player who has made a huge turnaround. Though Kassian hit bumps in the road, including a stint in rehab and a trade from Montreal. However, once he landed on his feet […] Edmonton Oilers: Kassian Deserving of More Contract - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Edmonton Sun Jun 26, 2017
Edmonton Oilers sign Zack Kassian to three-year contract worth $1.95-million per season

Edmonton Oilers sign Zack Kassian to three-year contract worth $1.95-million per season

Zack Kassian, who was looking for a port in a storm when his off-ice troubles had his National Hockey League career in serious jeopardy two years ago, signed a three-year contract with the Edmonton Oilers on Monday for just under a salary-cap hit of $2-million a season.
The Hockey Writers Jun 26, 2017

Oilers Re-Sign Zack Kassian on 3-Year Deal

The Edmonton Oilers took on Zack Kassian as a reclamation project in 2015 when they trade aging goaltender Ben Scrivens to Montreal for a Kassian, who had, at that point, almost worked himself out of the NHL. Kassian had all sorts of off-ice issues, headlined by a car accident that made the winger re-think his life […]
Oilers Nation Jun 26, 2017

Oilers lock up Kassian, tender four QO’s

According to TSN’s Bob McKenzie, the Oilers have locked up RFA Zack Kassian to a three-year deal worth a total of $5.85 m while the team reported that four qualifying offers have been tendered. Kassian will earn an AAV of $1.95 m. He was an RFA this offseason. In his second season with the Oilers,...
The Oilers Rig Jun 26, 2017

Oilers Re-Sign Zack Kassian

Another part of the 2016-17 Edmonton Oilers is locked up and returning next season. The Oilers, as per Bob McKenzie of TSN, have re-signed Zack Kassian to a three-year contract worth a total of $5.85 million. On a yearly basis, that works out to an annual average value of $1.95 million. Kassian registered 7-17-24 in […] The post Oilers Re-Sign Zack Kassian appeared first on The Oilers Rig.

Kassian gets three-year, $5.85 million commitment from Oilers

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