Brule: Out of Chances

Standard Spin: It's the end of the rope for Gilbert Brule in Edmonton - at least for now. The Oilers have placed the underachieving forward on waivers; he will either be sent to the AHL, or another team may choose to roll the dice. This moves also supports the popular theory that Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is going to make the Oilers out of camp. (Oct.3)