Ben Eager

LW / Edmonton Oilers / EXP: YRS Height: Weight: lb Age: College: None

Fantasy Points by Week

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    • Oilers Won't Be Re-Signing Eager

      News: Ben Eager won't be re-signed by the Oilers, according to the Edmonton Journal.
      Analysis: Ben Eager has never been able to crack the Oilers' lineup full-time and looks to be more of a career minor-leaguer. The Oilers have more than enough of those already, so he'll have to find work elsewhere.
    • Oilers Reassign Eager

      News: Ben Eager was reassigned to AHL Oklahoma City on Friday.
      Analysis: With Taylor Hall checking out fine in his return to action Thursday, the Oilers will rid themselves of a couple of excess forwards who would benefit from more ice time in the minors. Ben Eager has appeared in seven games this season for the Oilers, scoring one point.
    • Oilers Recall Eager

      News: Ben Eager was recalled by the Oilers on Tuesday morning.
      Analysis: Presumably, he'll slot into the lineup on the fourth line as a depth option with the Oilers facing the potential absence of Taylor Hall (knee) at least for Tuesday's game, while they have a few other forwards who were forced to miss practice Monday as well.
    • Oilers' Eager Clears Waivers

      News: Ben Eager cleared waivers on Thursday.
      Analysis: He'll report to AHL Oklahoma City after he unsurprisingly went claimed after he was dumped by the Oilers on Wednesday. He could merit a call up at some point this season if injuries take their toll with the NHL club.
    • Oilers Waive Eager

      News: Ben Eager was waived by the Oilers on Wednesday, TSN's Darren Dreger reports.
      Analysis: Ben Eager appeared in 14 games with the Oilers last season but was a healthy scratch in Tuesday's opener against the Jets. He's expected to clear waivers and report to AHL Oklahoma City.
    • Oilers Demote Eager

      News: The Oilers reassigned Ben Eager to AHL Oklahoma City on Thursday after he cleared waivers.
      Analysis: Ben Eager, who has two points and 25 penalty minutes in 14 games this season, was sent down to allow a roster spot for Mark Fistric (elbow), who is coming off injured reserve.
    • Oilers Place Eager On Waivers

      News: Ben Eager was placed on waivers by the Oilers on Wednesday, TSN's Bob McKenzie reports.
      Analysis: Ben Eager has registered a marginal two points and a minus-4 rating through 14 games this season. He had been a healthy scratch the Oilers' last two contests.
    • Oilers Get Eager Back

      News: Ben Eager (concussion) saw 6:37 worth of ice time in Saturday's loss to the Red Wings.
      Analysis: It was Ben Eager's first appearance since January 20, though the light-scoring winger is really only of note in PIM-driven formats.
    • Oilers' Eager To Play Either Saturday Or Sunday

      News: Ben Eager (concussion) will return to game action either Saturday or Sunday, according to the Edmonton Journal.
      Analysis: Ben Eager has been sidelined with a concussion but hasn't experienced any setbacks. He will give the injury ridden Oilers some much needed depth on offense.
    • Oilers Place Eager On IR

      News: Ben Eager has been placed on IR, Dan Tencer of CHED in Edmonton reports.
      Analysis: As per usual, there is no timetable for Ben Eager's return, although the move should be retroactive to allow his activation once he's healthy enough to play again. Theo Peckham was activated to replace Eager on the Oilers' roster.
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