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Brandon Davidson | Defenseman | #88

Team: Edmonton Oilers
Age / DOB:  (26) / 8/21/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 208
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 6 (162) / EDM

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Brandon Davidson produced the first two-goal game of his career in a 4-3 shootout win over the Calgary Flames on Thursday night.
Davidson scored Edmonton's first and third goals in the match, while Zack Kassian had the other regulation marker. Davidson has two goals and four points in 25 games this season. Jan 26 - 12:17 AM

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Brandon Davidson will be a healthy scratch in Friday's game against the Arizona Coyotes.

Davidson has two assists and a minus-3 rating in 24 games this season. He's now been scratched in four of Edmonton's last five games. Anton Slepyshev and Yohann Auvitu will also watch the game from the press box.
Jan 12 - 9:06 PM

It appears the Edmonton Oilers will scratch Brandon Davidson this afternoon.

Davidson will be joined in the press box by Yohann Auvitu. Davidson has two points in 23 games so far this season and will sit for the fouth time in his last five games.
Jan 6 - 3:05 PM

Brandon Davidson (healthy scratch) will sit out Edmonton's game against the Anaheim Ducks on Thursday.

Davidson will return to the press box after being given a one-game reprieve earlier this week. He'll sit out along with Yohann Auvitu. Patrick Maroon continues to serve a suspension.
Jan 4 - 8:59 PM

Brandon Davidson will suit up Tuesday night against Los Angeles.

Davidson, who has been in the press box for the last two games, will pair with Oscar Klefbom on the back end. Matt Benning will be a healthy scratch.
Jan 2 - 1:41 PM

Brandon Davidson will be a healthy scratch on Friday night as the Edmonton Oilers host the Chicago Blackhawks.

Davidson has two assists in 22 games this season split between the Oilers and the Montreal Canadiens. He was claimedd off waivers earlier in the month. Joining him in the press box will be Anton Slepyshev and Yohann Auvitu.
Fri, Dec 29, 2017 08:49:00 PM

Brandon Davidson is looking forward to playing against his former team, the Montreal Canadiens, on Saturday.

Davidson had an assist in 13 games with Montreal before the Canadiens put him on waivers on Dec. 2. He was claimed by Edmonton and Saturday's contest should be his first game since then. He's projected to play on a pairing with Yohann Auvitu. "When I was picked up that was the one (possible date with the Canadiens) that I noticed right away," said Davidson. "Maybe I’ve got something to prove a bit. But, hey, I’m just glad to get into a game, get my rhythm back, and it just happens to be my old team."
Sat, Dec 9, 2017 05:00:00 AM

Based on Thursday's practice pairings, it looks like Brandon Davidson will draw into the Oilers' lineup on Saturday.

It would be Davidson's first game with Edmonton since he was claimed off waivers from Montreal on Dec. 3. Davidson had an assist in 13 games with the Canadiens. If Davidson does play, he will likely be paired with Yohann Auvitu.
Fri, Dec 8, 2017 04:16:00 AM

Edmonton has claimed Brandon Davidson off waivers from Montreal.

Davidson had one assist in 13 games with the Canadiens before going on the waiver wire. He played parts of three seasons with the Oilers to start his NHL career and now he's back.
Sun, Dec 3, 2017 12:15:00 PM

The Montreal Canadiens are expected to waive Brandon Davidson on Saturday afternoon.

The move will officially happen at noon ET. With Shea Weber (lower body) ready to return to the lineup, this was one way for the Canadiens to open up a spot on the roster. Davidson has one assist and a minus-3 rating in 13 games this season. Don't be surprised if another team takes a low-risk chance on him.
Sat, Dec 2, 2017 11:10:00 AM

A source has told Sportsnet that Brandon Davidson is on the trading block.

Davidson has been a healthy scratch for the past three games going into Thursday's tilt with Detroit. He has one assist in 13 games with the Canadiens this year.
Thu, Nov 30, 2017 06:32:00 PM

Brandon Davidson is expected to be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Shea Weber and David Schlemko remain out of the lineup, but the Canadiens have decided not to make any lineup changes from their 3-0 win over the Sabres on Saturday. Davidson has one point in 13 games this season.
Mon, Nov 27, 2017 06:09:00 PM

The Montreal Canadiens have decided to make Brandon Davidson a healthy scratch for tonight's game against the Buffalo Sabres.

Davidson has one point in 13 games this season. Shea Weber (lower body), Al Montoya (concussion), Artturi Lehkonen (lower body), Nikita Scherbak (knee), David Schlemko (hand) and Ales Hemsky (concussion-like symptoms) will also miss the game.
Sat, Nov 25, 2017 06:49:00 PM

It appears Brandon Davidson will not dress tonight against the Toronto Maple Leafs.

With just one point in 11 games and some shaky defensive play, the Habs have elected recently to give Joe Morrow a shot on the bottom pairing ahead of Davidson. Torrey Mitchell (illness) will also be scratched tonight.
Sat, Nov 18, 2017 06:51:00 PM

Brandon Davidson will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against Arizona.

It's the fifth time in seven games that he'll watch from the press box. He has one assist in 11 games this season. Torrey Mitchell will also be scratched against the 'Yotes.
Thu, Nov 16, 2017 07:10:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Connor McDavid
2Ryan Nugent-Hopkins
3Ryan Strome
4Mark Letestu
LW1Patrick Maroon
2Milan Lucic
3Mike Cammalleri
4Jujhar Khaira
5Anton Slepyshev
RW1Leon Draisaitl
2Zack Kassian
3Drake Caggiula
4Jesse Puljujarvi
5Iiro Pakarinen
D1Oscar Klefbom
2Adam Larsson
3Kris Russell
4Matthew Benning
5Darnell Nurse
6Brandon Davidson
7Andrej Sekera
8Yohann Auvitu
G1Cam Talbot
2Laurent Brossoit
3Al Montoya