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Jujhar Khaira | Winger | #54

Team: Edmonton Oilers
Age / DOB:  (22) / 8/13/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 219
College: Michigan Tech
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 3 (63) / EDM
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Jujhar Khaira has inked a two-year, $1.35 million extension with the Edmonton Oilers.
Khaira had a goal in 10 games with Edmonton in 2016-17. He also had eight goals and 20 points in 27 AHL contests. He was scheduled to become a restricted free agent after completing his entry-level contract. Jun 16 - 2:24 PM

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Jujhar Khaira has been called up by Edmonton.

Khaira had a goal in 10 games with Edmonton this season. At the AHL level he recorded eight goals and 20 points in 27 contests.
Apr 10 - 3:38 PM

Jujhar Khaira has been assigned to Bakersfield of the AHL.

He has produced 18 points in 24 games at the minor-league level this season. With the Edmonton Oilers, Khaira has one goal in 10 outings.
Apr 4 - 4:25 PM

Jujhar Khaira will get back into the lineup on Wednesday against Florida.

Matt Hendricks could be the odd-man out to make room for Khaira, who will play in his first game since Jan. 18. He was out with a wrist injury for most of that time.
Feb 22 - 6:17 PM

Jujhar Khaira will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

He has one goal in just three games this season. Defenseman Eric Gryba will also watch this game from the press box. Don't expect any players to pop up on the fantasy radar.
Source: NHL.com
Feb 21 - 7:31 PM

Jujhar Khaira was activated off injured reserve on Saturday.

Khaira has bene out for the last month with a wrist injury. The 22-year-old Khaira has a goal in three games with the Oilers, which in addition to eight goals and 18 points in 22 games with AHL Bakersfield this season.
Feb 18 - 4:59 PM

Jujhar Khaira still needs more time to heal from his wrist injury.

Coach Todd McLellan noted that the youngster isn't quite ready to return to action just yet. The 22-year-old Khaira has a goal in three games with the Oilers, which in addition to eight goals and 18 points in 22 games with AHL Bakersfield this season.
Feb 10 - 8:12 PM

Jujhar Khaira was placed on I/R retroactive to Jan. 18th with a wrist injury.

The 22-year-old has posted eight goals and 18 points over 22 games with AHL Bakersfield this season. He has a goal in three games with the Oilers this season, three points over 18 games with them in his career thus far.
Feb 4 - 1:40 PM

Jujhar Khaira (wrist) skated on his own on Tuesday.

Khaira is expected to miss at least three more games though. He last played on Jan. 12.
Feb 1 - 4:34 AM

Jujhar Khaira sustained a wrist injury during Wednesday's game.

Khaira might miss Friday's contest as a result. The Oilers summoned Anton Lander Thursday night as a result of Khaira's status.
Jan 20 - 11:06 AM

In only his second start of the season and 17th of his career, Jujhar Khaira scored his first career goal in a 3-1 win over the Coyotes Monday night.

Khaira was relieved to get his first goal and now wants to build on that. He has eight goals and 10 assist so far this year with the AHL Bakersfield Condors in 24 starts. In 2015-16 with the Oilers he managed two assists in 15 games.
Jan 16 - 11:47 PM

Jujhar Khaira (illness) is good to return on Monday.

Khaira missed Saturday's contest due to the disease. He made his NHL season debut on Thursday.
Jan 16 - 6:13 PM

Jujhar Khaira is too sick to play in Saturday's match with the Flames.

The 22-year-old saw eight shifts combine for 8:14 of action during his season debut on Thursday night. He had two shots and a hit in the effort. He is considered day-to-day for now.
Jan 14 - 1:59 PM

Jujhar Khaira will make his season debut against the Devils on Thursday.

The 22-year-old has really stepped it up with AHL Bakersfield this season, posting eight goals and 18 points in 24 games thus far. However he has just two points in his first 15 NHL games, still searching for his first NHL tally.
Jan 12 - 8:52 PM

Jujhar Khaira has been recalled by the Edmonton Oilers.

He has registered eight goals and 18 points in 24 games with AHL Bakersfield in 2016-17. Khaira skated in 15 matches with the Oiler last year and he contributed two assists along with 13 penalty minutes.
Jan 11 - 3:22 PM

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