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Team: Edmonton Oilers
Age / DOB:  (22) / 4/24/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 195
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Anton Lander will serve as the Oilers' third-line center on Thursday.
Lander has an assist in 25 games this season. He will slide into that role because Boyd Gordon (shoulder) is done for the season. Apr 10 - 9:50 AM

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Anton Lander has been summoned by the Edmonton Oilers.

Lander has 18 goals and 48 points in 43 AHL games this season. The 22 year old has also played in 12 NHL games in 2013-14, but wasn't able to record a point.
Mar 12 - 6:20 PM

The Edmonton Oilers sent Anton Lander to the AHL's Oklahoma City Barons on Sunday.

A JFYI as he holds little-to-no fantasy value. Jim Matheson goes as far as to say that this is a sign that Edmonton should trade Lander.
Jan 5 - 2:15 PM

Anton Lander was a healthy scratch on Sunday.

Just an FYI as Lander has no fantasy value. He has only two shots on goal and no points in five games.
Mon, Dec 16, 2013 07:52:00 AM

Coach Dallas Eakins was impressed by the play of Anton Lander on Saturday while giving him only 10 shifts.

Lander was recalled on Thursday from Oklahoma City of the AHL where he has nine goals and 15 points in 18 games. "He hasn't made any mistakes, we're going to rely on him for the penalty kill and on faceoffs he's helped us being a left-handed shot," Eakins said. Lander has no value in fantasy hockey at this time.
Mon, Dec 9, 2013 07:20:00 AM

The Edmonton Oilers have promoted Anton Lander.

Lander has nine goals and 15 points in 18 AHL games this season. He's not expected to have much, if any, fantasy value during this NHL stint.
Thu, Dec 5, 2013 09:08:00 AM

Anton Lander has been summoned from the minors.

He has played in one game with the Oilers this season and has six points in eight contest with AHL Oklahoma City. Edmonton also sent down defensemen Corey Potter and Denis Grebeshkov after they cleared waivers.
Thu, Oct 31, 2013 06:06:00 PM

Anton Lander has been returned to the minors.

This move was likely in response to Sam Gagner's imminent return. Lander logged 14:07 minutes in his season debut with the Oilers on Sunday.
Tue, Oct 29, 2013 12:40:00 PM

Anton Lander was called up from the minors on Sunday.

Lander played 14:07 minutes with three hits and a blocked shot. He had one assist in 11 games with the Oilers last season so he is worth leaving on the waiver wire.
Mon, Oct 28, 2013 01:33:00 AM

Anton Lander has been cut from the Edmonton Oilers' training camp roster.

Lander had an assist in 11 games with Edmonton last season. He might end up getting some more playing time with the Oilers during the 2013-14 campaign as an injury replacement.
Wed, Sep 25, 2013 10:56:00 AM

Anton Lander was called up from the minors on Tuesday April 16.

Lander won 71.4% of his faceoffs and logged 10:35 minutes of playing time. He has an assist in five games with Edmonton this season.
Wed, Apr 17, 2013 02:50:00 AM

The Edmonton Oilers have returned Anton Lander to the AHL.

Lander didn't end up getting any playing time in his latest stint with the Oilers. He has eight goals and 19 points in 45 AHL contests this season.
Fri, Apr 12, 2013 10:15:00 AM

The Edmonton Oilers have recalled Anton Lander from Oklahoma City of the AHL.

He was recalled after a big six point night on Saturday where he picked up the hat trick. He will be a healthy scratch on Monday as the Oilers will not ticker with a winning lineup especially after shutting out the Canucks 4-0 Saturday. "Bringing up another player puts pressure on people, keeps the other 12 forwards honest. He's a versatile player, a good depth player. He can move up and down the lineup. The six points he had (Saturday) doesn't hurt," said Oilers coach Ralph Krueger. His fantasy value will not be a lot as he will likely play as a bottom-six forward when he does get into the lineup.
Mon, Apr 1, 2013 09:10:00 AM

Updating a previous post, Anton Lander (foot) has been cleared to return and will do so with Oilers' AHL affiliate in Oklahoma City.

Lander was on injured reserve with a broken foot. He had one assist and a minus-1 rating in four games with the Oilers.
Tue, Mar 12, 2013 03:18:00 PM

Antono Lander has a broken foot and will be sidelined for a month.

Lander was hit in the foot by a puck during the first period Wednesday. His injury is expected to shuffle some of the Oilers' lines, with Teemu Hartikainen moving up to the top line and Nail Yakupov skating with the recently recalled Chris VandeVelde.
Fri, Feb 8, 2013 01:47:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Ryan Nugent-Hopkins
2Sam Gagner
3Boyd Gordon
4Anton Lander
5Will Acton
6Matt Hendricks
7Roman Horak
LW1Taylor Hall
2David Perron
3Ryan Smyth
4Curtis Hamilton
5Steve MacIntyre
6Luke Gazdic
RW1Jordan Eberle
2Nail Yakupov
3Ryan Jones
4Steve Pinizzotto
5Jesse Joensuu
6Tyler Pitlick
D1Justin Schultz
2Andrew Ference
3Jeff Petry
4Mark Fraser
5Martin Marincin
6Philip Larsen
7Brad Hunt
8Oscar Klefbom
G1Ben Scrivens
2Viktor Fasth