Oilers defenceman Oscar Klefbom scores first NHL goal against Anaheim Ducks

Oscar Klefbom was posing with his new memento inside the Edmonton Oilers dressing room Friday night. The Oilers defenceman scored his first NHL goal and was awarded the puck after the contest, making for a great photo opportunity. At the time, Klefbom's third-period marker looked as though it may be the winner against the Anaheim Ducks but defenceman Andrew Ference took that...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers defenceman Oskar Klefbom finding his legs in the NHL

Oscar Klefbom is starting to feel comfortable in his new surroundings. The Edmonton Oilers defenceman suited up in his eighth NHL game Tuesday with the San Jose Sharks in town. In each progressive game, the former first round pick is looking better. “Yeah, absolutely I feel more comfortable,” Klefbom said, prior to the contest. “Obviously, it’s a pretty big adjustment...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers defenceman prospect Oscar Klefbom welcomes pressure of being first-rounder

It’s hard enough learning how to be a defenceman in the NHL without having the weight of an entire organization on your shoulders. But it’s there, and Oscar Klefbom can already feel it. “Absolutely,” said the 20-year-old Swede, who made his Edmonton Oilers debut Tuesday night against Minnesota. “I’m a first-rounder so I have some pressure on my shoulders, but I like...
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March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Henderson: G65 Oilers vs Kings: Waiting On Klefbom

If Oiler fans could use their collective willpower to make a prospect ready then Oscar Klefbom would already be a fixture on Edmonton's blueline. He's big, skates well, and came to North America with ringing endorsements from Management, yet despite that he just wasnt ready. Now, after months of seasoning in the American Hockey League, he has been recalled to the NHL on an...
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March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Edmonton Oilers Recall Klefbom, Assign Arcobello

via the Edmonton Oilers PR department, General Manager Craig MacTavish announced today the Edmonton Oilers have assigned centre Mark Arcobello to the Oklahoma City Barons of the American Hockey League and recalled defenceman Oscar Klefbom from Oklahoma City. Klefbom, 20, has played in 12 games for the Barons this season, recording one assist and two penalty minutes. ...
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November 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Oilers Sign Klefbom

We’ve know it was coming, but we didn’t know it would take this long. Steve Tambellini made the trip to Sweden seemingly to sign Oscar Klefbom nearly two months ago, but it wasn’t until Tuesday afternoon that the deal was made official. Drafted 19th overall in the 2010 NHL entry draft Oscar Klefbom is now signed to a three year entry level contract with the Oilers and will...
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June 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Oilers Meeting With Injured Klefbom

It’s becoming a bit of a trend to hear nothing about defencive prospect Oscar Klefbom aside from injury news, and that can be quite alarming. This time, Klefbom is missing out on an international debut with the Tre Kronor due to a lower body injury. Come to think of it though, he might fit in well with what has been a regular occurrence for the Oilers; random, bizarre fluke injuries...
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April 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Klefbom Named to Team Sweden

There was a time when Oiler fans could see the club's very best teenagers at the World Junior Championships. This year the best U20 plays at Rexall with the big club, but there are a few gems still available for the WJ's. Oscar Klefbom is the headliner.I got the news from Guy Flaming over at Coming Down the Pipe yesterday afternoon. As you know, Oscar Klefbom has been struggling...
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December 05, 2011  |  Discuss

Klefbom Named to 2012 IIHF U20 Team Sweden

Edmonton Oilers’ Swedish prospect Oscar Klefbom has had a less than ideal season so far. In September Klefbom suffered a cut to his thigh and subsequently a leg infection. Most recently, Klefbom suffered a concussion. Recently however, November 24th, Klefbom was able to return to his Swedish Elite Team (SEL) Färjestad BK. Should Klefbom remain healthy for the next month, we will...
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December 05, 2011  |  Discuss

#3 Prospect: Oscar Klefbom

Winter 2011: #3Summer 2011: #2Pre Draft StoryRedline Report: Klefbom is a real Red Line favorite. He's certainly the most overlooked of the top prospects, but is the best pure passer of the bunch, and his skating ranks only behind Murphy. He already makes pro style passes — crisp and with touch — and excels at breaking the trap with tremendous stretch passes through the neutral...
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November 27, 2011  |  Discuss

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