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Evan Oberg | Defenseman

Team: Tampa Bay Lightning
Age / DOB:  (26) / 2/16/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 177
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Evan Oberg was placed on waivers Monday by Tampa Bay.
The defenseman was called up and sent down to the minors frequently in 2011-12, but he only managed to dress in three games with the Lightning. He'll return to AHL Syracuse if he clears. Tue, Jan 15, 2013 11:41:00 AM

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Evan Oberg has re-signed with Tampa for one year.

it is a two-way deal for the 24-year-old defenseman who was acquired last season from the Panthers. Oberg has some offensive talent but has yet to show it at the NHL level. He is not considered a fantasy asset at this time.
Sun, Jul 1, 2012 11:43:00 AM

Evan Oberg was called up from the AHL again for Tuesday night's win over Montreal.

He posted three shots during his 16:44 of total ice time. Oberg has been called up 10 times from the minors this season by Tampa Bay, but he has skated in just three contests.
Wed, Feb 29, 2012 06:01:00 AM

Evan Oberg was sent down to the minors on Monday.

The Lightning acquired three defensemen at the trade deadline, but a 10th recall for Oberg from the minors shouldn't be ruled out.
Tue, Feb 28, 2012 08:58:00 AM

Evan Oberg was called up from the minors for Sunday's game against New Jersey.

He dressed for just the second time in a Tampa Bay uniform despite being summoned by the team nine times since his acquisition from Florida in December. Oberg saw 11:25 of ice time and finished the contest with a plus-2 rating.
Mon, Feb 27, 2012 08:14:00 AM

Evan Oberg has been reassigned to the minors.

He has been shuttled from the AHL and NHL multiple times since being acquired by the Lightning, but has skated in just one game with the club.
Thu, Feb 9, 2012 04:36:00 PM

The Lightning recalled defenseman Evan Oberg from Norfolk of the AHL.

Nursing some injuries on the blue line, the Lightning once again summoned Oberg from the minors mostly as insurance against the Kings tonight. Oberg has been called up several times this season, but did not make his Tampa Bay debut until Jan. 24. That is his only NHL game this season to date. Oberg is 3-9-12 in 28 AHL contests with Norfolk and San Antonio.
Tue, Feb 7, 2012 12:30:00 PM

Evan Oberg finally made his Lightning debut after his seven call-up from the minors.

He logged just 1:21 of ice time in Tuesday's win over Columbus, as the team went with seven defensemen.
Wed, Jan 25, 2012 09:18:00 AM

Tampa Bay has called up Evan Oberg from the minors.

He will accompany the Lightning on their present two-game road trip to serve as a spare defenseman. Injured rearguard Marc-Andre Bergeron wasn't able to travel with the team, so an insurance move needed to be made.
Fri, Jan 20, 2012 02:02:00 PM

Evan Oberg was demoted once again to Norfolk of the AHL.

The Lightning yoyo was up temporarily but sent back down to create a roster spot for forward Pierre-Cedric Labrie who was called up as insurance in the event Ryan Malone was not able to return from injury Saturday to play against Montreal.
Sun, Jan 8, 2012 12:05:00 PM

Evan Oberg has been summoned from the minors for the fifth time by Tampa Bay since being acquired from Florida on December 2nd.

He hasn't suited up for the Lightning yet despite his frequent trips between the AHL and NHL.
Thu, Dec 29, 2011 03:38:00 PM

Evan Oberg was brought up from the minors on Monday.

He has been called up fourth times by the Lightning since being acquired from the Florida Panthers on Dec. 2. Oberg hasn't suited up for the Bolts yet, but he will accompany the team on their two-game road trip this week.
Tue, Dec 20, 2011 08:39:00 AM

The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned defenseman Evan Oberg to Norfolk of the AHL.

The roller coaster ride continues for Oberg who was called up as an insurance policy for last night's game against Columbus. He does not have any fantasy value this season.
Source: TSN.ca
Sun, Dec 18, 2011 01:08:00 PM

Evan Oberg has been recalled by the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Oberg has five points and 16 penalty minutes in 17 AHL games this season. He's been called up as an insurance policy, which we take to mean that he might end up in the press box on Saturday.
Sat, Dec 17, 2011 03:16:00 PM

Tampa Bay sent Evan Oberg back to Norfolk about 24 hours after he was summoned from the AHL club.

Oberg, who did not play against the visiting Devils last night, has yet to play with the Lightning since he was acquired from Florida on Dec. 2 despite being called up twice. In fact, he has not played an NHL game this season.
Tue, Dec 13, 2011 05:35:00 PM

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