|Assets:||Has exceptional offensive instincts and plenty of scoring upside. Can make highlight-reel plays out of nothing. Excels in shootouts. Is also a bit feisty.|
|Flaws:||Doesn't have ideal size for the National Hockey League level, so he must add more strength. Needs to shoot the puck more. Lacks defensive polish.|
|Career Potential:||Skilled, yet undersized winger with a little upside.|
|11/08/2013||Assigned to Oklahoma City (AHL).|
|11/06/2013||Recalled from Oklahoma City (AHL).|
|9/24/2013||Placed on waivers by the Edmonton Oilers for the purpose of being assigned to Oklahoma City (AHL).|
|8/27/2013||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Edmonton Oilers to a one-year contract.|
|8/29/2012||Signed with Zug of the Swiss Elite League.|
|6/25/2012||Edmonton Oilers tendered a qualifying offer.|
|3/05/2012||Recalled from Oklahoma City (AHL).|
|11/02/2011||Assigned to Oklahoma (AHL).|
|10/15/2011||Missed 1 game (undisclosed).|
|4/10/2011||Assigned to Oklahoma City (AHL).|
|1/03/2011||Recalled from Oklahoma City (AHL).|
|12/31/2010||Assigned to Oklahoma City (AHL).|
|12/08/2010||Recalled from Oklahoma City (AHL).|
|10/04/2010||Assigned to Oklahoma City (AHL).|
|4/05/2010||Signed by the Edmonton Oilers to a two-year entry-level contract.|
|6/23/2007||Drafted by the Edmonton Oilers in the 4th round (97th overall) in 2007.|
Linus Omark heads back to the AHL | 11/08/2013 12:32 PM
NewsThe Edmonton Oilers have sent Linus Omark to the AHL.
Oilers.nhl.com on Twitter
ImpactOmark has eight goals and 12 points in 12 games. He made his NHL season debut on Thursdya and ended up with a minus-one rating in 9:04 minutes of ice time.
Linus Omark to make season debut for Oilers | 11/07/2013 1:08 PM
NewsLinus Omark will make his season debut with Edmonton on Thursday night.
Edmonton Oilers on Twitter
ImpactHe was brought up from the minors on Wednesday, where he has eight goals and 12 points in 12 games. Omark is projected to play with Boyd Gordon Mark Arcobello.
Edmonton waives Linus Omark | 09/24/2013 1:10 PM
NewsLinus Omark has been placed on waivers by the Edmonton Oilers.
Oilers.nhl.com on Twitter
ImpactThe Oilers will send Omark to the minors if he goes unclaimed. He signed a one-year deal with Edmonton after scoring 17 goals and 69 points in 48 Swiss games last season.
Linus Omark is willing to play in AHL | 08/28/2013 11:59 AM
NewsLinus Omark is prepared to play in the AHL this season if he can't crack Edmonton's roster out of training camp.
Impact"It's up to me now. I don't expect anything to be given to me, but if I end up (in Oklahoma City), I'm going to work hard down there and, hopefully, that will give me a chance later on," said Omark, who signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Oilers on Tuesday. "I'll do my best to get up to the NHL again. It's hard to get ice time, (but) I'm going to have to play hard. I'm more mature now." Omark probably could've made money playing overseas this year, but he wants to play at the NHL level.
Oilers bring back Linus Omark | 08/27/2013 12:31 PM
NewsThe Edmonton Oilers have signed Linus Omark to a one-year contract.
ImpactHe amassed 69 points, including 52 assists, with Zug last season to lead the Swiss League in scoring. Omark last appeared in the NHL during the 2011-12 campaign and he posted three goals in 14 games. He may line up on Edmonton's third line this year alongside Ales Hemsky and Boyd Gordon.
Linus Omark would like to return to the NHL | 05/30/2013 2:56 PM
NewsLinus Omark told the Swedish press that he wants to return to the NHL.
ImpactHe left the door open to return to Edmonton, but it's unclear if he has a spot on their roster. Omark led Switzerland's top league in scoring this campaign with 69 points (17 goals, 52 assists) in 48 games.
| 01/19/2013 9:00 PM
NewsLinus Omark was signed by EDM on Friday January 18.
Omark returns from impressive Swiss season | 01/13/2013 6:31 AM
NewsLinus Omark posted one of the best half-seasons amongst NHLers playing overseas this season, finishing third in Swiss league scoring with 13 goals, 33 assists and 46 points in just 34 games.
ImpactOmark found explosive chemistry with Red Wings teammates Henrik Zetterberg and Damien Brunner on EV Zug's top line. Omark will try and bring his overseas success back to North America.
|Swe Jr.||Total||Swe Jr.||65||30||30||60||-||100||-||-||-||-||-||0.92|
|Swe Jr.||Total||Swe Jr.||12||5||4||9||-||30||-||-||-||-||-||0.75|
|Goals||0||at TB||Nov 7|
|Assists||0||at TB||Nov 7|
|Points||0||at TB||Nov 7|
|Penalty Minutes||0||at TB||Nov 7|
|Plus/Minus||-1||at TB||Nov 7|
|Power Play Goals||0||at TB||Nov 7|
|Power Play Points||0||at TB||Nov 7|
|Shorthanded Goals||0||at TB||Nov 7|
|Shorthanded Points||0||at TB||Nov 7|
|Shots||0||at TB||Nov 7|
|Penalty Minutes||26||2010-11 (Edm)|
|Power Play Goals||1||2010-11 (Edm)|
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