The Edmonton Oilers have assigned forward Anton Slepyshev to the Bakersfield Condors (AHL), the team announced on Monday. The 23-year old forward played 15 games with the Oilers this season, scoring one goal and adding two assists.
Drafted 88th overall by the Oilers in 2013, the Russian forward played 67 games in the NHL so far, registering 14 points. He added three points in 12 playoff games last spring. Edmonton are playing against the San Jose Sharks tonight.
The Oilers are currently seventh in the Pacific division with a record of 14-17-2.