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Oilers hire former Flames coach Jim Playfair as assistant

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) The Edmonton Oilers have hired former Calgary Flames head coach Jim Playfair as an assistant.

The move Friday reunites Playfair with Dave Tippett, who was hired as Edmonton's coach in late May. Playfair also served as an assistant to Tippett at Arizona from 2011-17.

Playfair coached Calgary in 2006-07 and also worked as an assistant with the Flames from 2003-06 and 2007-09.

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Leaders
Points: C. McDavid116
Plus/Minus: M. Benning11
Shots on Goal: C. McDavid240
PIM: Z. Kassian102
Win: M. Koskinen25
Shutouts: M. Koskinen4
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 229 (20)
Shots: 2392 (28)
PP%: 21.2% (9)
Penalty Minutes: 754 (6)
Assists: 386 (19)
SH Goals: 10 (6)
Standings
Pacific Division
  W L OTL Pts
xyz-Calgary 50 25 7 107
x-San Jose 46 27 9 101
x-Vegas 43 32 7 93
Arizona 39 35 8 86
Vancouver 35 36 11 81
Anaheim 35 37 10 80
Edmonton 35 38 9 79
Los Angeles 31 42 9 71
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 271 (6)
Shots Against: 2599 (13)
PK%: 74.8% (30)
Penalty Minutes: 631 (23)
Shutouts: 5 (14)
Sv%: 0.896 (27)
Injuries
Date Player Status
No Recent Injuries
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
7/17 A. Peluso Signed as Free Agent Minors contract - Bakersfield-AHL
7/16 J. Archibald Signed as Free Agent One-year contract
7/16 J. Stukel Signed as Free Agent Minors contract - Bakersfield-AHL
7/15 V. Desharnais Signed Minors contract - Bakersfield-AHL
7/10 T. Rattie Signed with European team Lokomotiv Yaroslavl-KHL
7/4 P. Broberg Signed Entry-level contract
7/1 K. Gravel Became Unrestricted Free Agent
7/1 T. Rieder Became Unrestricted Free Agent Not tendered a qualifying offer
7/1 T. Rattie Became Unrestricted Free Agent Not tendered a qualifying offer
7/1 R. Norell Became Unrestricted Free Agent Not tendered a qualifying offer
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