Steven Oleksy

D / Pittsburgh Penguins / EXP: YRS Height: Weight: lb Age: College: None

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  • Penguins Add Defense Depth With Oleksy

    News: Steven Oleksy signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Penguins on Wednesday, Alex Prewitt of the Washington Post reports.
    Analysis: Though the Penguins aren't likely suffer as much depletion to their defensive depth as they noticed this past season, Steven Oleksy will provide the team with another body in the event a call-up is needed on the blue line. The 29-year-old is expected to report to AHL Scranton/Wilkes-Barre this season, after appearing in 68 games for the Capitals' minor-league affiliate in Hershey in 2014-15.
  • Caps Reassign Oleksy

    News: Steven Oleksy was reassigned to AHL Hershey on Wednesday.
    Analysis: Steven Oleksy made his season debut with the Capitals last Saturday against the Kings, finishing with a shot on goal and a minus-1 rating. He will head back to AHL Hershey -- where he has 13 points and 106 PIM in 44 games this season -- as the Capitals have now wrapped up their four-game road trip.
  • Caps Recall Oleksy

    News: The Capitals have recalled Steven Oleksy from AHL Hershey.
    Analysis: Steven Oleksy -- who has notched 13 points and 106 penalty minutes in 44 games with Hershey this season -- has yet to see regular-season action with the big club in 2014-15. He'll add depth to the Caps' blue line, but he's a break or two away from any sort of fantasy utility.
  • Capitals Send OleksyTo AHL

    News: The Capitals have sent Steven Oleksy to AHL Hershey, the team's official site reports.
    Analysis: Steven Oleksy, who has yet to play in a regular season game for the Caps this season, returns to Hershey, where he has notched 11 points and 85 penalty minutes in 35 AHL contests to date.
  • Capitals' Oleksy Recalled From Hershey

    News: Steven Oleksy has been recalled from AHL Hershey, Alex Prewitt of the Washington Post reports.
    Analysis: Steven Oleksy will fill the roster spot of Nate Schmidt, who is expected to miss 6-to-8 weeks with a scapular fracture. The 28-year-old Oleksy has already been called up twice this season, but he was sent back down the very next day both times, after failing to appear in a game. He has 11 points (four goals) and 85 PIM in 35 AHL games this season, with 19 points (three goals) and 86 PIM in 61 career NHL appearances.
  • Caps Reassign Oleksy

    News: Steven Oleksy was reassigned to AHL Hershey on Sunday.
    Analysis: Steven Oleksy was recalled Saturday, replacing Nate Schmidt on the active roster, but didn't play in Saturday's game against the Red Wings. In 33 games with the AHL Hershey this season, the 28-year-old defenseman has collected nine points (four goals, five assists) and 80 penalty minutes. His reassignment likely indicates the return of Dmitry Orlov is on the horizon for the Capitals.
  • Caps Bring Oleksy Aboard

    News: Steven Oleksy was called up from AHL Hershey on Saturday.
    Analysis: Steven Oleksy will swap in for Nate Schmidt, who was reassigned to Hershey in a corresponding move. Schmidt had become a healthy scratch of late while Jack Hillen settled into the third pairing with Mike Green, and it appears Oleksy could be press box-bound most nights as well. According to the Washington Post's Alex Prewitt, Oleksy is already on track to be scratched for his first game with the Capitals on Saturday versus the Red Wings.
  • Caps' Oleksy Re-Assigned To AHL

    News: Steven Oleksy was re-assigned to AHL Hershey on Sunday.
    Analysis: Steven Oleksy was recalled to add a seventh defensemen following the placement of Mike Green on injured reserve. It appears Green may be healthy enough to return, as the team was confident enough to send the 28-year-old back to AHL Hershey, where he has three goals and three assists in 19 games this season.
  • Capitals Recall Oleksy From AHL Hershey

    News: The Capitals recalled Steven Oleksy from AHL Hershey on Saturday.
    Analysis: Steven Oleksy will provide the Capitals with a seventh defenseman with Mike Green still sidelined due to an upper-body injury. He totaled three goals, three assists, and 39 PIM in 19 games with Hershey this season.
  • Caps Place Oleksy On Waivers

    News: The Capitals placed Steve Oleksy on waivers Tuesday, Chuck Gormley of CSN Washington reports.
    Analysis: In four preseason contests, Steve Oleksy finished with a minus-one rating and 14 penalty minutes. With the added depth on the blue line in DC, Oleksy was a long shot to make the roster. He will be assigned to AHL Hershey unless claimed by another team before noon on Wednesday.
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