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Top 10 Art Ross Trophy candidates for 2014-15

Top 10 Art Ross Trophy candidates for 2014-15

thehockeynews.com Updated 15 hours ago
In the 21 seasons between 1980-81 and 2000-01, a total of three players won the NHL scoring championship. Perhaps you’ve heard of them – Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux and Jaromir Jagr. In the 12 seasons since then, nine players have won it and nobody has…
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  • Evaluation continues of Jets rookie crop as Oilers visit Wednes…

    Evaluation continues of Jets rookie crop as Oilers visit Wednesday

    WINNIPEG - Defenceman Jacob Trouba went through it last year when he started playing for the Winnipeg Jets and his advice to this year's crop of rookie prospects is what he practised — enjoy the moment. Trouba and Mark Scheifele, whose rookie...
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  • How Staples Center ice found its way to LA Kings' three road Ga…

    How Staples Center ice found its way to LA Kings' three road Game 7s

    yahoo.com Sep 22 (yesterday)
    Everyone knows the story of the 2002 Olympics and the “lucky loonie”. Trent Evans, an icemaker who used to work for the Edmonton Oilers, was hired to work the Games in Salt Lake City. In order to mark the center spot in the E Center, he used a loonie; a…
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  • Brodie scores winner as Flames beat Oilers 1-0 in pre-season sp…

    Brodie scores winner as Flames beat Oilers 1-0 in pre-season split-squad action

    NHL.com thehockeynews.com Sep 22 (yesterday)
    CALGARY - For a while now, the message for T.J. Brodie has been to shoot the puck more — which is exactly what he did on Sunday night. Brodie scored the only goal on a slapshot as the Calgary Flames opened up the pre-season Sunday night with ...
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  • Puck Daddy’s NHL 2014-15 Emoji Preview: Edmonton Oilers

    Puck Daddy’s NHL 2014-15 Emoji Preview: Edmonton Oilers

    yahoo.com Sep 20 (3 days ago)
    (The 2014-15 NHL season is nearly upon us, and attempting to handicap the winners and losers can sometimes leave us speechless. So we decided to break down all 30 teams with the next best thing to words: Emojis!) Last Season In Emojis Last Season, In Su…
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  • Puck Daddy’s NHL 2014-15 Emoji Preview: Edmonton Oilers

    Puck Daddy’s NHL 2014-15 Emoji Preview: Edmonton Oilers

    yahoo.com Sep 20 (3 days ago)
    (The 2014-15 NHL season is nearly upon us, and attempting to handicap the winners and losers can sometimes leave us speechless. So we decided to break down all 30 teams with the next best thing to words: Emojis!) Last Season In Emojis Last Season, In Su…
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  • Oilers coach Eakins says Oilers are improved, but wants team to…

    Oilers coach Eakins says Oilers are improved, but wants team to "be modest"

    thehockeynews.com Sep 18 (5 days ago)
    Oilers coach Eakins says Oilers are improved, but wants team to "be modest"
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  • The top 10 fighters to watch this season

    The top 10 fighters to watch this season

    thehockeynews.com Sep 18 (5 days ago)
    If you like a good scrap, you might find yourself a bit under siege lately in the hockey world. Regulations are tightening up, though the powers-that-be still maintain that organic fights, rather than staged bouts, are still part of the game. And even t…
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  • Oilers hire Olympian Pelletier as skating coach

    Oilers hire Olympian Pelletier as skating coach

    ESPN.com NHL.com thehockeynews.com Sep 17 (6 days ago)
    The Edmonton Oilers have hired Olympic figure skating champion David Pelletier as a skating coach.
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  • Oilers add Pelletier to development staff

    Oilers add Pelletier to development staff

    NHL.com Sep 17 (6 days ago)
    The Edmonton Oilers announced today, they have added former Olympic champion David Pelletier to the Oilers development team as the club's Skating Coach. Pelletier will work closely with Player Development Director Rick Carriere and Skills Coach St...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Bruins face excruciating Johnny Boychuk trade de…

    Rumor Roundup: Bruins face excruciating Johnny Boychuk trade decision

    thehockeynews.com Sep 17 (7 days ago)
    As NHL training camps open, the Boston Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks still remain above the $69 million salary cap. Questions persist over how they’ll address the issue. The Blackhawks must shed more than $2.2 million to become cap compliant before the …
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  • Nurse, Moroz want to give the Oilers something to think about a…

    Nurse, Moroz want to give the Oilers something to think about at training camp

    Nurse, Moroz want to give the Oilers something to think about at training camp
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  • Top 10 trade candidates for 2014-15

    Top 10 trade candidates for 2014-15

    Martin St-Louis, Marian Gaborik, Ales Hemsky, Ryan Miller and Roberto Luongo: these were some of the big names who were traded during the 2013-14 season. Who is in the cross-hairs this season? We look at 10 trade candidates who could move because of the…
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  • Mark Messier willing to help Oilers '24/7'

    Mark Messier willing to help Oilers '24/7'

    NHL.com Sep 9
    Mark Messier won the Stanley Cup five times as a player with the Edmonton Oilers. He's now hoping to help deliver a sixth championship in an advisory role. Messier, 53, said Tuesday he is working with the Oilers as an adviser. He is assisting a...
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  • Liam Reddox scores ridiculous goal in Champions League (Video)

    Liam Reddox scores ridiculous goal in Champions League (Video)

    yahoo.com Sep 6
    Remember Liam Reddox? The former Edmonton Oilers forward has played with the Vaxjo Lakers of the Elitseren (Swedish Hockey League) for the last four seasons. His team is currently competing in the Champions Hockey League tournament that’s playing out ar…
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  • Flames sign defenseman Potter to one-year contract

    Flames sign defenseman Potter to one-year contract

    NHL.com Sep 5
    Defenseman Corey Potter signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Calgary Flames, the team announced Friday. Potter played last season with the Boston Bruins and Edmonton Oilers, with five assists in 19 games. Potter, 30, had four goals a...
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  • The top 10 players in line for bounce-back seasons

    The top 10 players in line for bounce-back seasons

    Even the best players in the world can have slumps and it’s not fun when it happens to your favorite. But with every fresh campaign there is hope for renewal and as we approach the 2014-15 installment of NHL hockey, some players may be a little more eag…
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  • Tyson Barrie re-signs with Colorado, unaffected by Schultz’s ri…

    Tyson Barrie re-signs with Colorado, unaffected by Schultz’s riches

    yahoo.com Sep 4
    When Justin Schultz signed his one-year, $3.675-million deal with the Edmonton Oilers, there was much concern for Colorado Avalanche fans. How would this deal affect Tyson Barrie’s negotiation with the team, considering they were around the same age, ha…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Would a Boychuk-Yakupov trade solve two problems…

    Rumor Roundup: Would a Boychuk-Yakupov trade solve two problems?

    The Boston Bruins need to shed salary and address their logjam on defense remains a hot topic in this summer’s NHL rumor mill. Much of the speculation centers on Johnny Boychuk, who will be eligible next summer for unrestricted free agency. The 30-year-…
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  • Video - Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals 00:42

    Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals

    Apr 10
    Steve Levy counts down the top three goals of the week from across the NHL.
  • Video - Kings Shut Out Oilers 00:45

    Kings Shut Out Oilers

    Apr 10
    Marian Gaborik scored two goals to help the Kings past the Oilers 3-0.
  • Video - Oilers Double Up Ducks 00:58

    Oilers Double Up Ducks

    Apr 6
    Taylor Hall, David Perron and Jordan Eberle all recorded their 27th goals of the season in the 4-2 win over the Ducks.
  • Video - Ducks Skate Past Oilers 01:21

    Ducks Skate Past Oilers

    Apr 2
    Corey Perry scored twice in the Ducks' 3-2 win over the Oilers.

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