|May 16 4:52 PM PT5:52 PM MT6:52 PM CT7:52 PM ET23:52 GMT7:52 4:52 PM MST6:52 PM EST3:52 UAE (+1)19:52 ETNaN:� BRT - Sekera tore his ACL and will be out 6-9 months, Oilers GM Peter Chiarelli announced on Tuesday. Sekera was injured in Game 5 of the second-round series against the Ducks on May 5.
Analysis: Sekera finished second among Oilers defensemen in scoring (35 points) and average time on ice (21:29) during the regular season.
|May 6 11:43 AM PT12:43 PM MT1:43 PM CT2:43 PM ET18:43 GMT2:43 11:43 AM MST1:43 PM EST22:43 UAE14:43 ETNaN:� BRT - Sekera exited Game 5 of the Oilers' second-round playoff series with Anaheim with an apparent upper-body injury, and will miss the rest of this second-round series.
Analysis: The Oilers were forced to play with five defensemen after Sekera was shaken up by a hit from Ryan Getzlaf in the first period, and it caught up to them when they blew a late 3-0 lead to lose in two overtimes. He entered the contest averaging over 23 minutes of ice time per game in the playoffs, so Edmonton's depth will be tested if the series goes past Sunday.
|Apr. 29 6:46 AM PT7:46 AM MT8:46 AM CT9:46 AM ET13:46 GMT21:46 6:46 AM MST8:46 AM EST17:46 UAE9:46 ETNaN:� BRT - Sekera scored an early goal for the Oilers in a 2-1 win over the Ducks in Game 2 on Friday.
Analysis: All three of his points in the postseason have come in the last four games.
|Feb. 23 6:28 AM PT7:28 AM MT8:28 AM CT9:28 AM ET14:28 GMT22:28 7:28 AM MST9:28 AM EST18:28 UAE9:28 ETNaN:� BRT - Sekera left Wednesday's win over the Panthers after blocking a shot and didn't return.
Analysis: Sekera hasn't produced a point in his last nine games but does have 25 so far this season.
|Jan. 27 8:32 AM PT9:32 AM MT10:32 AM CT11:32 AM ET16:32 GMT0:32 9:32 AM MST11:32 AM EST20:32 UAE11:32 ETNaN:� BRT - Sekera notched the second two-goal game of his career Thursday and recorded his first power-play goal of the season.
Analysis: The 11th-year defenseman already has seven goals, his second-most in any season and four off a career high. He leads the Oilers in ice time per game and is among the team leaders in plus-minus (13).
|Jan. 9 7:58 AM PT8:58 AM MT9:58 AM CT10:58 AM ET15:58 GMT23:58 8:58 AM MST10:58 AM EST19:58 UAE10:58 ETNaN:� BRT - Sekera recorded his sixth assist in his past eight games Sunday.
Analysis: He is Edmonton's top-scoring defenseman with 19 points.
|Dec. 29 3:05 PM PT4:05 PM MT5:05 PM CT6:05 PM ET23:05 GMT7:05 4:05 PM MST6:05 PM EST3:05 UAE (+1)18:05 ETNaN:� BRT - Sekera will return Tuesday after sitting out two games with an illness.
Analysis: He is Edmonton's top-scoring defenseman with 17 points.