Corey Potter (D)
Oklahoma City Barons
Season notes: Assigned to the Barons Oct. 24 on a conditioning loan after not playing this season with a back injury...After returning to Edmonton, cleared waivers and assigned to OKC Oct. 31.
Career notes: In eighth professional season, third with the Edmonton Oilers...Spent the past 2 seasons with the Oilers, appearing in an NHL career-high 62 games in 2011-12...Has also spent time in the New York Rangers and Pittsburgh Penguins organizations...Last appeared in the AHL in 2010-11, when he tied for sixth in the AHL in plus-minus at +25 in 75 games with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton in first and only season in the Pittsburgh Penguins' system...Also in 2010-11, tied for fifth on the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in points (37), while leading his team's defensemen in scoring...Led Wilkes-Barre/Scranton in Calder Cup playoff points in 2011 with 9 (2 G, 7 A) in 12 post-season games 2 seasons ago...As a member of Hartford, finished second in the AHL in 2007-08 in plus-minus with a plus-33, trailing only Jeff Hoggan of Providence (+39)...Played 4 seasons at Michigan State (2003-06)...Originally selected by the New York Rangers in the fourth round (122nd overall) of the 2003 NHL Entry Draft.
Internationally: Played two years for the United States National Development Team from 2000-02 ...Was a member of Team USA’s first-ever World Junior Under-18 Championship gold-medal winning team in 2002...Also won a gold medal in the 2004 World Junior Championships with Team USA.