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Ben Betker | Defenseman | #76

Team: Edmonton Oilers
Age / DOB:  (23) / 9/29/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'6' / 226
Drafted: 2013 / Rd. 6 (158) / EDM
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The Edmonton Oilers have reassigned Ben Betker.
Betker didn't end up playing with Edmonton during his brief NHL stint. He had two assists and nine penalty minutes in 14 AHL contests in 2015-16. Fri, Oct 21, 2016 05:03:00 PM

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Ben Betker has been called up by Edmonton.

He skated in 14 AHL contests last season, but spent most of the year in ECHL with Norfolk. Betker doesn't have any NHL experience yet and will probably serve as an extra during his recall.
Wed, Oct 19, 2016 05:45:00 PM

The Edmonton Oilers have assigned five players to their AHL affiliate in Bakersfield.

Heading to the minors are: Ben Betker, Alexis Loiseau, Connor Rankin, Ty Rimmer and Marco Roy. Betker, 20, was Edmonton's sixth round in 2013. The 20-year-old will be taking part in his first professional season after spending his junior career in the WHL with the Everett Silvertips and Portland Winterhawks. The Oilers are now down to 50 players on their training camp roster.
Source: Edmonton
Sun, Sep 20, 2015 06:50:00 PM

Ben Betker has inked a three-year, entry-level contract with the Edmonton Oilers.

In 64 games this year with the Everett Silvertips of the WHL, he generated career highs with 25 assists and 31 points. He also had 63 penalty minutes and a plus-19 rating. Betker was a sixth-round pick of the Oilers in the 2013 NHL Draft.
Thu, Mar 26, 2015 05:50:00 PM

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