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Jonathan Drouin’s debut spells the beginning of a Calder campai…

Jonathan Drouin’s debut spells the beginning of a Calder campaign

thehockeynews.com NHL.com Updated 50 minutes ago
When Steven Stamkos and the Tampa Bay Lightning strolled into Edmonton’s Rexall Place to take on the Oilers last night, they had a fresh face in the lineup: 2013 third-overall pick Jonathan Drouin. Drouin, who coach Jon Cooper had earlier said would not…
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  • NHL Three Stars: Hall, Nugent-Hopkins push Oilers to first win

    NHL Three Stars: Hall, Nugent-Hopkins push Oilers to first win

    yahoo.com 9 hours ago
    No. 1 Star: Taylor Hall, Edmonton Oilers Scored a goal on a slick backhanded breakaway move on a penalty shot. Hall’s dogged forecheck helped lead to Ryan Nugent-Hopkins’ game-winner. He also assisted on Justin Schultz’s score earlier in the game. No. 2…
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  • Jonathan Drouin makes his NHL debut after injury to Alex Killho…

    Jonathan Drouin makes his NHL debut after injury to Alex Killhorn

    NHL.com 12 hours ago
    EDMONTON - The long-awaited NHL debut of Jonathan Drouin for the Tampa Bay Lightning is now a reality. Despite reports earlier in the day that he would be a healthy scratch against the Oilers in Edmonton on Monday, Drouin was inserted into th...
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  • Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens supports mental health via special m…

    Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens supports mental health via special masks

    thehockeynews.com 14 hours ago
    Ben Scrivens is one of the more conscientious NHLers of his generation, so it was entirely within character to see the Oilers netminder stand up for mental health Monday by announcing he’d wear a series of goalie masks to raise awareness of the issue. S…
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  • Blink and you’ll miss it: Rangers score twice in four seconds

    Blink and you’ll miss it: Rangers score twice in four seconds

    thehockeynews.com Oct 19 (yesterday)
    Scoring goals is hard enough these days for NHL teams, but the New York Rangers got two in a hurry Sunday against San Jose. In fact, when Rick Nash scored on Sharks goalie Alex Stalock just four seconds after teammate Martin St-Louis did, they set a fra…
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  • Miller record 30th career shutout as Vancouver blanks Edmonton …

    Miller record 30th career shutout as Vancouver blanks Edmonton 2-0

    NHL.com Oct 18 (3 days ago)
    EDMONTON - Ryan Miller made 28 saves to record his 30th career shutout as the Vancouver Canucks remained undefeated on the season, getting past the struggling Edmonton Oilers 2-0 on Friday. Radim Vrbata and Daniel Sedin scored for the Canucks...
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  • Top 5 early season surprises

    Top 5 early season surprises

    thehockeynews.com Oct 17 (3 days ago)
    The year has just begun, but already we’ve seen more than our fair share of surprises. Here’s your top-five before we enter the second Saturday of the season: 5. Gustav Nyquist continues to shoot out the lights After the summer of Advanced Statistics, i…
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  • The Edmonton Oilers can't possibly be this bad, can they? (Tren…

    The Edmonton Oilers can't possibly be this bad, can they? (Trending Topics)

    yahoo.com Oct 17 (4 days ago)
    Just about everyone predicted that the Oilers wouldn't be very good this year. They'd have been picked to finish last in their division were it not for the existence of the Calgary Flames, and these days even their southern provincial rivals are doing m…
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  • Tuxedo hockey jerseys; Oilers send Nurse back to junior; Obama …

    Tuxedo hockey jerseys; Oilers send Nurse back to junior; Obama at Winter Classic? (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Oct 17 (4 days ago)
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. @JordanErcit best I've seen pic.twitter.com/TQt1szAWOn— John Matisz (@MatiszJohn…
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  • Edmonton Oilers smoldering tire fire of a start: Read the revie…

    Edmonton Oilers smoldering tire fire of a start: Read the reviews

    yahoo.com thehockeynews.com Oct 16 (5 days ago)
    There are bad starts and then there’s what the Edmonton Oilers have done in the first four games of the 2014-15 season. No wins, three losses and one overtime loss. A goal differential of minus-12, which by comparison makes the Buffalo Sabres look like …
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  • Rumor Roundup: Eric Staal in Toronto’s sights?

    Rumor Roundup: Eric Staal in Toronto’s sights?

    thehockeynews.com Oct 16 (5 days ago)
    In their quest to land a true first-line center, the Toronto Maple Leafs have reportedly cast their eyes south to Carolina and Hurricanes captain Eric Staal. TSN’s Bob McKenzie reports the Maple Leafs held discussions with the Hurricanes during the summ…
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  • Oilers remain winless on Boedker's hat trick

    Oilers remain winless on Boedker's hat trick

    ESPN.com NHL.com Oct 16 (5 days ago)
    Mikkel Boedker scored two of his three goals in the third period and added an assist, helping the Coyotes outlast the winless Oilers 7-4.
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  • 25 years ago today, Wayne Gretzky broke the all-time scoring ma…

    25 years ago today, Wayne Gretzky broke the all-time scoring mark in astounding fashion

    thehockeynews.com Oct 15 (6 days ago)
    The Los Angeles Kings slaughtered the Edmonton Oilers 6-1 last night. Today’s Kings are a powerhouse, while today’s Oilers are a punchline. In 1989, both were model franchises. Almost entirely because of Wayne Gretzky. And today marks the anniversary of…
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  • Los Angeles was playing chess, Edmonton was playing checkers

    Los Angeles was playing chess, Edmonton was playing checkers

    thehockeynews.com Oct 15 (6 days ago)
    Darryl Belfry is a skills coach who works with elite NHLers such as Sidney Crosby, Patrick Kane and John Tavares. So when he breaks down game tape, the analysis is pretty sound. And if you needed any more evidence of how big a gulf exists between the Lo…
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  • Oilers' Fasth goes on IR; Bachman recalled from AHL

    Oilers' Fasth goes on IR; Bachman recalled from AHL

    NHL.com Oct 15 (6 days ago)
    The Edmonton Oilers on Wednesday placed goaltender Viktor Fasth on injured reserve with a groin injury. Fasth was injured in the first period of the Oilers' 4-1 loss to the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday. He stopped eight of 11 shots before being...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Philadelphia Flyers shopping for blueline beast?

    Rumor Roundup: Philadelphia Flyers shopping for blueline beast?

    thehockeynews.com Oct 15 (6 days ago)
    The Philadelphia Flyers suffered a scare last week when defenseman Braydon Coburn was sidelined by a lower-body injury. It raised speculation they might go shopping for blueline help if the injury was long term, but it appears he could return to action …
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  • Shannon Szabados could start opening night for SPHL Cottonmouth…

    Shannon Szabados could start opening night for SPHL Cottonmouths

    yahoo.com Oct 14 (7 days ago)
    After backstopping Canada to a second straight Olympic gold (and humbling of the Americans), Shannon Szabados made some history for women’s hockey last season. She practiced with the Edmonton Oilers, and seemed in line to be an emergency backup for them…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Will the Sabres part with Tyler Myers?

    Rumor Roundup: Will the Sabres part with Tyler Myers?

    Buffalo Sabres defenceman Tyler Myers remains a fixture in the NHL’s early-season rumor mill. TSN’s Darren Dreger reports Myers’ name is “out there,” though the Sabres are downplaying it. Dreger suggests moving the 6-foot-8, 227-pounder blueliner could …
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  • Rumor Roundup: Leafs not shopping Kadri, but they’ll never say …

    Rumor Roundup: Leafs not shopping Kadri, but they’ll never say never

    Toronto Maple Leafs center Nazem Kadri and defenseman Jake Gardiner were subjects of trade speculation throughout last season. In a recent interview with the Toronto Sun’s Mike Zeisberger, Leafs GM Dave Nonis claims he never actively shopped the pair. N…
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  • Pissed Off Oilers Fan Throws Hoodie, And Phone, Onto The Ice

    Pissed Off Oilers Fan Throws Hoodie, And Phone, Onto The Ice

    deadspin.com Oct 10
    The Edmonton Oilers have been pretty terrible since losing the Stanley Cup Finals in 2006, and they're probably going to be terrible again this year. But Oilers fans can take solace in the fact that bitter rivals Calgary are supposed to be even worse. W…
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  • Raymond's hat trick lifts Flames over Oilers

    Raymond's hat trick lifts Flames over Oilers

    ESPN.com NHL.com Oct 10
    Mason Raymond scored three goals and the Calgary Flames spoiled the season opener for their provincial rivals, beating the Edmonton Oilers 5-2 on Thursday night.
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  • Video - Canucks Shut Out Oilers 01:04

    Canucks Shut Out Oilers

    Oct 17
    Radim Vrbata scored his third goal of the season, and Ryan Miller recorded 28 saves in Vancouver's 2-0 win over Edmonton.
  • Video - Kings Crush Oilers 01:01

    Kings Crush Oilers

    Oct 14
    Tanner Pearson scored twice in the Kings' 6-1 win over the Oilers.
  • Video - NHL's Best And Worst Fashion Sense 02:00

    NHL's Best And Worst Fashion Sense

    Sep 26
    NHL players make their picks for who on their team is the best and worst dresser in the locker room.
  • Video - Players Make Their Hart Trophy Picks 00:55

    Players Make Their Hart Trophy Picks

    Sep 26
    Stars from the NHL make their preseason predictions for who will win the Hart Trophy.

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