Skinner was reassigned to AHL Bakersfield on Monday. This move likely indicated that Mikko Koskinen (illness) will be available to start or back up Mike Smith for Tuesday's tilt against the Sharks. Skinner will continue to get reps at the AHL level and serve as an injury replacement with the big club.
Skinner was recalled from AHL Bakersfield on an emergency basis Sunday. With Mikko Koskinen (illness) unavailable Sunday, Skinner will likely dress as the backup behind Mike Smith against the Ducks. The 23-year-old is 6-6-0 with a .913 save percentage in 13 NHL appearances this season.
Skinner was demoted to AHL Bakersfield on Friday. Skinner has not made an additional NHL appearance since being elevated Sunday. The 23-year-old will return to AHL Bakersfield looking to build upon his 11-2-4 record, 2.24 GAA and .919 save percentage over 18 games this season.
Skinner was recalled from AHL Bakersfield on Sunday, per Ryan Rishaug of TSN.ca. Skinner has posted an 11-2-4 record with a 2.24 GAA and .919 save percentage over 18 AHL Bakersfield games this season. The 23-year-old's most recent NHL appearance was a 3-0 shutout win over San Jose on Feb. 14. He will serve as the backup to Mikko Koskinen in Monday's game against the Flames.
Skinner was reassigned to AHL Bakersfield on Wednesday. Mikko Koskinen cleared the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Wednesday, so the Oilers are no longer in need of Skinner's services in goal. Skinner will likely remain in the minors as long as Mike Smith and Koskinen are both healthy.
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