Edmonton Oilers

Edmonton Oilers Prospect Watch: Ethan Bear
thehockeywriters.com

As such, one area of major need remains the Oilers blue-line, which, similar to their overall record, has remained amongst the worst in the entire League in recent years. In the 2015-16 season alone, the Oilers dressed an incredible 14 defensemen in …

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Oilers podcast: NHL draft lottery — what to do if Edmonton wins it again
edmontonjournal.com

Sports columnist Dan Barnes and sports writers Derek Van Diest and Jim Matheson join sports editor Craig Ellingson on the Edmonton Journal and Edmonton Sun's Oilers podcast to talk about the upcoming NHL draft lottery and what the Edmonton Oilers …

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Cult of Hockey: Calder finalist Connor McDavid still has a shot to be first …
edmontonjournal.com

Edmonton Oilers' superstar Connor McDavid added another honour to his growing list on Monday when he was named by the NHL as a finalist for the Calder Memorial Trophy for Rookie of the Year. McDavid joins Chicago Blackhawks hotshot Artemi Panarin …

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Edmonton Oilers 2016 Players in Review: Jordan Eberle
oilonwhyte.com

This season was a disappointment for the Edmonton Oilers organization as there was so much hope and promise to right the sinking ship. With new experienced General Manager Peter Chiarelli and Head Coach Todd McLellan there should have been …

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Edmonton Oilers have a big decision to make with their No. 4 draft pick
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Edmonton Oilers fans have had it with losing after 10 years out of the playoffs, so it's no surprise that the vast majority would prefer to see Edmonton trade the fourth overall pick in the 2016 entry draft for immediate help on the blueline.

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Cult of Hockey: Trading Oscar Klefbom would leave Oilers in serious trouble on …
edmontonjournal.com

The problem with moving Oscar Klefbom for a right-shooting defenceman isn't that the player is so good that it would be madness for the Edmonton Oilers to trade him. It's that doing so would open up yet another hole that general manager Peter Chiarelli …

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Edmonton Oilers Need To Put That Pick In Play
oilonwhyte.com

That is to say: It's key, “core” players are at a stage in their contracts where winning needs to be imminent. Otherwise, the re-build of the Edmonton Oilers will require a re-build, thus extending the pain of this fan base anguish-filled years into …

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Edmonton Oilers, Team Canada Taking Shape for Worlds
oilonwhyte.com

TSN Edmonton Bureau Reporter Ryan Rishaug spoke with Canada's Head Coach Bill Peters, who told him we can read a lot into his lines today. From an Edmonton Oilers perspective, fans across Oil Country should be very pleased with these lines.

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Cult of Hockey: Chiarelli sets out plans in clearest terms yet
edmontonjournal.com

It's going to be hard enough for the Oilers to acquire one top right shot d-man, let alone two. But if Edmonton did grab two, it might be short-lived as Edmonton will also have to find a way to protect its key players in an expansion draft. If players …

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In last Battle of Alberta at Rexall, the Edmonton Oilers didn't even bother …
www.edmontonsun.com

The Battle of Alberta used to be Malice in Wonderland with players faces planted in the looking glass, but in the 129th and final game at Rexall Place Saturday there was an absence of anger from both sides and an absence of goals from the Edmonton …

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