Who’s going to win the turtle race for 30th – and gain a franchise player?
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If Connor McDavid, Jack Eichel and Noah Hanifin are the top three amigos for the 2015 NHL draft, the Buffalo Sabres, Carolina Hurricanes and Calgary Flames are their top three suitors. Yesterday, my esteemed boss Jason Kay wrote a blog wondering if the …Upvote Share Tweet
How Bobby Hull helped build the Oilers dynasty and how close Edmonton was to drafting Teemu Selannethehockeynews.com Jul 17How much credit does Bobby Hull deserve for the Edmonton Oilers’ dynasty of the 1980s? A fair bit, according to the Golden Jet, in this edition of Throwback Thursday. In the July, 1988 edition of The Hockey News, Hull told Stan Fischler that Oilers’ GM …Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jul 16EDMONTON - Rocky Thompson has been named as an assistant coach for the Edmonton Oilers. Thompson spent the past four seasons as an assistant coach with the AHL's Oklahoma City Barons. The 36-year-old joins Dallas Eakins' staff along with C...Upvote Share Tweet
Oilers continue to change coaching staff, hire Thompson as assistantthehockeynews.com Jul 16Oilers continue to change coaching staff, hire Thompson as assistantUpvote Share Tweet
Prospect Watch: Early summer NCAA commitmentsthehockeynews.com Jul 16Commitments tend to slow down a bit in the late spring and early summer, so I’ve put together a batch of pledges from recent months for another roundup of NCAA news. As per usual, these commitments were culled from College Hockey Inc. and the excellent …Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jul 15EDMONTON - The Edmonton Oilers agreed to terms on one-year contracts with forwards Tyler Pitlick and Curtis Hamilton on Tuesday. Pitlick, 22, played in 10 games with the Oilers last season, registering his first career NHL goal on Oct. 26th a...Upvote Share Tweet
Edmonton Oilers sign forwards Pitlick, Hamilton to one-year contractsEdmonton Oilers sign forwards Pitlick, Hamilton to one-year contractsUpvote Share Tweet
Oilers sign minor-league centre Andrew Miller to one-year contractOilers sign minor-league centre Andrew Miller to one-year contractUpvote Share TweetWhen Bob Nicholson took over as president and CEO of Hockey Canada in 1998, few people outside the hockey industry knew who he was. Over the next 16 years, Nicholson went on to create a corporate monolith that generated millions of dollars in revenues a…Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jul 9Toronto Maple Leafs fans hoping for their club to make a big splash in this summer’s trade market are likely to be disappointed. The Toronto Star’s Rosie DiManno believes the rest of the summer will be a quiet one for the Leafs. DiManno speculates the “…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jul 9EDMONTON - The Edmonton Oilers have signed goaltender Richard Bachman on a one-year contract. Bachman, 26, appeared in 52 games for the Oklahoma City Barons last season, posting a record of 26-19-6. He also recorded a .908 save percentage, a ...Upvote Share Tweet
Edmonton Oilers sign goaltender Richard Bachman to one-year contractthehockeynews.com Jul 9Edmonton Oilers sign goaltender Richard Bachman to one-year contractUpvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jul 7Edmonton Oilers sign defenceman Jeff Petry to one-year contractUpvote Share Tweet
Early candidates to “win” the Connor McDavid sweepstakesthehockeynews.com Jul 4All the big free agents are off the board and the trade dominoes have fallen. While some players still need homes for next season, the difference-makers are gone: Ryan Kesler, Jason Spezza and Matt Niskanen among them. Will a David Legwand or Dany Heatl…Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Red Wings ‘D’ hunting; Reimer stuck with Maple Leafs?thehockeynews.com Jul 3After striking out in their efforts to land a right-handed defenseman via free agency, the Detroit Red Wings could turn to the trade market to address their need. Wings GM Ken Holland told Ted Kulfan of the Detroit News his club needs “another defensema…Upvote Share TweetEdmonton Oilers general manager Craig MacTavish entered the opening day of free agency aiming to make his team bigger and faster. He feels he did both by signing center Benoit Pouliot and defensemen Keith Aulie and Mark Fayne on Tuesday. Aulie ...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jun 30The Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday traded three forwards from their roster and acquired three later-round picks in the 2015 NHL Draft. First, the Lightning traded right wing Teddy Purcell to the Edmonton Oilers for center Sam Gagner. Tampa Ba...Upvote Share Tweet
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