|Assets:||With projectable size and good offensive instincts, he could become a decent scorer in the National Hockey League. He also adds positional versatility to his resume, which always helps.|
|Flaws:||Needs to get physically stronger in order to maximize his offensive upside at the highest level. Also could use more work in terms of defensive-zone coverage and his overall play without the puck.|
|Career Potential:||Versatile forward with some upside.|
|10/05/2014||Placed on waivers by the Edmonton Oilers for the purpose of being assigned to the Oklahoma City Barons (AHL).|
|7/15/2014||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Edmonton Oilers to a one-year contract.|
|6/30/2014||Edmonton Oilers tendered a qualifying offer.|
|4/13/2014||Assigned to the Oklahoma City Barons (AHL).|
|3/19/2014||Recalled from the Oklahoma City Barons (AHL) on an emergency basis.|
|12/09/2013||Missed 19 games (sprained left knee).|
|12/09/2013||Assigned to Oklahoma City (AHL).|
|10/28/2013||Sprained left knee, injured reserve.|
|10/27/2013||Sprained left knee, day-to-day.|
|10/21/2013||Recalled from Oklahoma City (AHL).|
|9/24/2013||Assigned to Oklahoma City (AHL).|
|9/15/2012||Assigned to Oklahoma City (AHL).|
|9/26/2011||Assigned to Oklahoma City (AHL).|
|4/13/2011||Signed by the Edmonton Oilers to a three-year entry-level contract.|
|9/24/2010||Returned to his junior team (Medicine Hat-WHL).|
|6/26/2010||Drafted by the Edmonton Oilers in the 2nd round (31st overall) in 2010.|
Tyler Pitlick signs with the Oilers | 07/16/2014 9:23 AM
NewsTyler Pitlick has agreed to a one-year deal with the Edmonton Oilers.
ImpactPitlick made his NHL debut in 2013-14 and ended up with a goal in 10 games. He also had eight goals and 22 points in 39 AHL contests.
| 03/31/2014 1:52 AM
NewsTyler Pitlick returned to action on Sunday March 30.
Tyler Pitlick hurt Friday, may play Sunday | 03/29/2014 3:59 PM
NewsTyler Pitlick sustained a knee injury when he blocked a shot against Anaheim on Friday, but he may not miss any action.
Impact"There's nothing in the X-ray so we're fairly confident he should be able to suck it up and play," said coach Dallas Eakins. He has one goal in seven games with the Oilers this season.
Tyler Pitlick scores first of the season | 10/27/2013 7:23 AM
NewsTyler Pitlick scored his first goal of the season on Saturday but then suffered a knee injury and did not return.
ImpactPitlick was selected 31st overall in the 2010 Draft and has a chance to crack the Oilers lineup this season on a permanent basis. He had a tough 2012-13 season as he suffered a concussion early in the season and then missed two months late in the year with a knee injury. The goal was the first of his NHL career but consider him day-to-day for now.
Edmonton summons Tyler Pitlick | 10/22/2013 10:08 AM
NewsThe Edmonton Oilers have called up Tyler Pitlick.
ImpactPitlick has a goal and three points in seven AHL games in 2013-14. There's a good chance that he'll make his NHL debut on Tuesday.
Tyler Pitlick hanging around in training camp | 09/19/2013 9:32 AM
NewsTyler Pitlick is still in Edmonton Oilers training camp.
ImpactPitlick had a tough campaign in the AHL last season as he suffered a concussion early in the season and then missed two months with a knee injury. Pitlick was healthy enough to play in 16 playoff games as he chipped in with two goals and four assists. He will benefit from another season in the minors as he eventually could be a serviceable bottom six forward in the NHL.
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