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Tyler Pitlick back skating with Edmonton Oilers

Tyler Pitlick is back on his feet. The Edmonton Oilers winger skated with the team Tuesday for the first time since injuring his knee. Pitlick, 22, took part in the morning skate prior to the encounter against the Phoenix Coyotes. He’s hoping to be cleared to play by the weekend. “I’ve been skating for a week and-a-half, but this is my first time with the team,” Pitlick...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Oilers’ Tyler Pitlick to play first NHL game

Drafted as a centreman, now playing the wing, 21 year old Tyler Pitlick will make his NHL debut Tuesday night in Montreal as the Canadiens host the Edmonton Oilers. Pitlick has had some unfortunate injuries, and has not had career numbers during his time in the AHL, but due to even more unfortunate Oiler injuries to Ryan Smyth and Taylor Hall, Pitlick has been called up. Continue...
Via Kukla's Korner
October 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Pitlick gets second chance to improve on first impression with Oilers

When Tyler Pitlick was tapped on the shoulder again one night after playing for the Edmonton Oilers in an NHL exhibition game against the Winnipeg Jets he purposefully obliged. The Oilers needed forwards to double up with injuries sidelining Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (shoulder) Jujhar Khaira (undisclosed) and Andrew Miller (ribs). For Pitlick it was another chance to leave a good impression...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Richard Cloutier: Now Here's Something Really Different

I was driving in my car going to Athabasca today while listening to Oilers Now, and I began to daydream. Someone mentioned the name Tyler Pitlick and I got to thinking about where and when he could fit into the future Oilers. The future "good" team that will make the playoffs and challenge for cups, and not the current "bad" team full of kids and potential, but...
Via HockeyBuzz
July 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Tyler Pitlick: “You’ve Got To Play Your Role”

After all of the debate and the back and forth between fans going into the 2010 NHL entry draft, the Oilers ended up with both Taylor and Tyler. Of course Tyler Pitlick selected 31st was not Tyler Seguin, but the young centreman was not supposed to be available in the second round and the Oilers were fortunate to select him. Continue reading "Tyler Pitlick: “You’ve Got To...
Via Kukla's Korner
February 17, 2012  |  Discuss

#9 Prospect: Tyler Pitlick

ALL scouting reports rave about Tyler Pitlick’s ability to be a physical factor in games, and many suggest he will indeed play in the NHL as a center (although he’s back on the wing of late). The great unknown–at least the great unproven–is his ability to score goals and contribute to goal scoring.Based on the monthly stats, offense is a moving target for the AHL rookie...
Via Lowetide
December 05, 2011  |  Discuss
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