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Jujhar Khaira | Winger | #16

Team: Edmonton Oilers
Age / DOB:  (23) / 8/13/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 214
College: Michigan Tech
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 3 (63) / EDM
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Jujhar Khaira returned to action on Friday November 17.
Nov 18 - 1:49 AM

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Jujhar Khaira sustained an upper-body injury during Tuesday's game.

Khaira will miss Thursday's contest as a result. He has a goal and three points in eight games this season.
Source: NHL.com
Nov 16 - 3:21 PM

Jujhar Khaira picked up an assist on the power play and a shorthanded helper with a plus-1 rating, a blocked shot and two hits in Tuesday's 8-2 win against the Golden Knights.

Khaira was scoreless in six games in the month of October, and his ice time was rather sporadic. He has picked up the pace with a goal and two assists through two November outings, and he is averaging about 14 minutes of ice time after just eight minutes per contest in October.
Nov 15 - 1:38 AM

Jujhar Khaira scored his first goal of the season in Edmonton's 2-1 shootout loss to the Capitals on Sunday night.

Khaira, playing in his 32nd NHL game, scored the second goal of his career in what was mostly a sleepy affair in Washington. Khaira has been a healthy scratch for much of the year but was given a chance to play on the third line on Sunday. He has a goal in seven games this season.
Nov 12 - 10:24 PM

It appears the Edmonton Oilers will scratch forward Jujhar Khaira vs. the New York Rangers.

It will be the sixth straight game in the press box for Khaira. He will be joined by Yohann Auvitu. Khaira has zero points in six games this season.
Source: NHL.com
Nov 11 - 1:08 PM

Jujhar Khaira will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the New Jersey Devils.

Khaira has played in just six games this season. This will be his fifth consecutive game as a healthy scratch. He has no points and a minus-2 rating in 2017-18. Yohann Auvitu will also be scratched, while Drake Caggiula is out with an injury.
Source: NHL.com
Nov 9 - 7:01 PM

Jujhar Khaira will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Chicago Blackhawks.

He has no points in three games this season. Don't expect him to carry any fantasy value as the season goes on. Matt Benning will miss the game because of an illness.
Source: NHL.com
Oct 19 - 8:39 PM

Jujhar Khaira will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Carolina Hurricanes.

This will be his second time in the press box in the last three games. He has no points and a minus-1 rating in three games this season. Don't expect him to carry any fantasy value in 2017-18. Teammate Matt Benning will miss the game because of an illness.
Source: NHL.com
Oct 17 - 8:59 PM

Jujhar Khaira is expected to be a healthy scratch on Monday.

Khaira has played in two games with Edmonton this season, but he's averaged just 7:27 minutes. He's not expected to have much, if any, fantasy value in 2017-18.
Source: NHL.com
Oct 9 - 8:58 PM

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

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

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C1Connor McDavid
2Ryan Nugent-Hopkins
3Ryan Strome
4Mark Letestu
5Brad Malone
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
6Eric Gryba
7Andrej Sekera
8Yohann Auvitu
G1Cam Talbot
2Laurent Brossoit