The Edmonton Oilers have traded goaltender Cam Talbot into the Philadelphia Flyers in Market for fellow goalie Anthony Stolarz.

The offer uses Talbot has been on a steady decline for a season and a half, finally losing his occupation from into Mikko Koskinen.

Talbot, 31, includes a 3.36 goals-against average and .893 rescue percent in 31 games this year. This comes later he’d a 3.02 GAA and .908 save percent the season before.

Those amounts are a far cry from his 201617 season, when his league-leading 42 wins,” 2.39 GAA and .919 save percent helped the Oilers break a decade-long playoff drought. managed to get into the 2nd round before bowing out, with star Connor McDavid and a steady Talbotthe future looked promising.

However, the Oilers missed the playoffs last season and so are on the outside looking in this season.

Talbot is at the final season of a three-year contract having a cap hit of $4.167 million.

After being fully a second-round pick by at 2012 stolarz was at the Flyers organization for seven seasons.


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