Edmonton Oilers name four alternates, but will go captain-less this season
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StatsLLC: Nov 15 / 12:00a ET
News: Ference is dealing with an illness.
Impact: The Edmonton defenseman is thought to have the flu.
Rotowire: Oct 2 / 4:37p ET
News: The Oilers have placed Ference on the trade block, reports Edmonton Journal.
Impact: The Oilers are in the process of trying to trade one or two of their defensemen. Ference could be valuable to a team looking for a veteran presence on the back end of their blue line.