Many Tampa Bay Lightning fans have come to lovingly referring to him as Yo-Yoberg on account of the amount of times he was recalled to and from the main roster in the 2011-12 season.
Oberg suited up for a total of 56 regular season games last season with the Syracuse Crunch. During that time, he scored 9 assists and a total of 20 penalty minutes. He also participated in 4 of the post-season efforts made by the Crunch during the 2013 Calder Cup Playoffs.
The Forestburg, Alberta native was also a part of the 2012 Norfolk Admirals that defeated the Toronto Marlies for the Calder Cup. While with the Admirals, Oberg played 42 regular season games, scoring 7 goals and 16 assists for a total of 23 points. During the post-season run for the Admirals, he added an additional 18 games. In those 18 games, he added another 2 goals and 8 assists for an additional 10 points to his season totals.
In accordance with Chicago Wolves team policy, the terms of the deal with Oberg were not made public.