NHL free agency 2019: Oilers issue qualifying offers to Jujhar Khaira, Jesse Puljujarvi

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NHL free agency 2019: Oilers issue qualifying offers to Jujhar Khaira, Jesse Puljujarvi
NHL free agency 2019: Oilers issue qualifying offers to Jujhar Khaira, Jesse Puljujarvi

Just a few hours ahead of the deadline, the Edmonton Oilers issued qualifying offers Tuesday to restricted free agents Jujhar Khaira and Jesse Puljujarvi. Khaira was taken 63rd overall in the 2012 NHL Draft and is the third Punjabi player in league history. The 6-foot-4, 212-pound winger is one of the Oilers' bottom-6 guys that can play on the third or fourth line and brings a lot of physicality and stability to the lineup. In 60 games during the 2018-19 campaign, he registered three goals and 18 points and was a minus-12. Puljujarvi, 21, recently requested a trade and said that he will play in Europe next season if he's not moved during the summer. Not wanting to lose him for nothing in free

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