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10-08-2003, 12:20 PM
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Originally Posted by oil_85
I'm pretty sure that the Oilers started the season last year with a 22 man roster too.

Somebody might have a better memory than I do, but I'm positive that the Oil have gone extended stretches with roster spot empty. Better to pay a minor league salary and have the guy play then play a major league salary for a guy in the pressbox.
No they started with 24 (Green on the "IR")

Ryan Smyth (# 94) Mike Comrie (# 89) Anson Carter (# 22)
Mike York (# 16) Jiri Dopita (# 33) Ales Hemsky (# 83)
Ethan Moreau (# 18) Todd Marchant (# 26) Georges Laraque (# 27)
Shawn Horcoff (# 10) Brian Swanson (# 37) Daniel Cleary (# 7)
Marty Reasoner (# 19) Jason Chimera (# 28)

Janne Niinimaa (# 44) Eric Brewer (# 2)
Jason Smith (# 21) Steve Staios (# 24)
Alex Henry (# 55) Scott Ferguson (# 32)
Kari Haakana (# 29)

Tommy Salo (# 35)
Jussi Markannen (# 30)


Injured Reserve
Josh Green (# 12)

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