Week 7 in Review: Edmonton Oilers

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For those Edmonton Oilers fans who have been waiting to exhale, you can almost do so now. After last night’s victory over the Chicago Blackhawks, they have one more game to go until they finally return home. The team doesn’t […]

Sam Gagner: Edmonton Oilers’ Player of the Week

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This was a close one, and not in a good way. In a week which saw the Edmonton Oilers get blanked twice (including 6-0 at the hands of the offensively-challenged Nashville Predators), lose to the Columbus Blue Jackets and almost […]

Power Play Saves the Day for Edmonton Oilers Against Chicago Blackhawks

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The Edmonton Oilers proved once again last night that, despite a miserable season that will likely lead them to yet another top-three pick in this year’s draft, they are still capable of beating quality teams like the Chicago Blackhawks. Not […]

Edmonton Oilers’ Latest Loss Leaves Serious Questions About Team’s Future

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So what happens when you are in year four of your supposed five-year rebuild, and it is clear to everyone that your plan isn’t working because you have no idea what you are doing? And what do you do when […]

Edmonton Oilers vs. Nashville Predators: Getting that Sinking Feeling

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The Edmonton Oilers have lost four in a row and are one point out of dead-last in the Western Conference. They have lost five of the first six games of their nine-game road trip, and have been outshot handily in […]

Edmonton Oilers Continue Freefall, Lose to Detroit Red Wings

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The broken record that is the Edmonton Oilers‘ season has now been smashed into itty bitty pieces. There are only so many different times and so many different ways you can say that they lost to a team. Last night […]

Edmonton Oilers vs. Detroit Red Wings: Looking to Kill A Losing Streak

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The Edmonton Oilers are staring down the barrel of a gun as they head into Joe Louis Arena tonight to face the Detroit Red Wings, as this isn’t so much a battle of David and Goliath as it is an […]

Defense, Veterans Desert Edmonton Oilers in Loss to Columbus Blue Jackets

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The worst part about being one of the Edmonton Oilers right now is that you cannot look at this situation and say, “st least it can’t get any worse.” Why? Because the Oilers just might be the worst team in […]

NHL Gets it Wrong by Only Fining Jamie Benn

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We all know that Brendan Shanahan and the National Hockey League have trouble consistently following their own rules on fines and suspensions, so it’s not entirely surprising when they make a gaffe in this area. We’ve come to expect it […]

NHL Preview: Edmonton Oilers vs. Columbus Blue Jackets

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Tonight’s matchup between the Edmonton Oilers and Columbus Blue Jackets has all the makings of an ugly battle. The Oilers (8-9-4) sit in 14th place in the Western Conference with 20 points, while the Blue Jackets (6-12-4) sit in dead-last […]

Edmonton Oilers Acquire Mike Brown from Toronto Maple Leafs

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The Edmonton Oilers have made a trade with the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Maple Leafs will send right winger Mike Brown to the Oilers for a conditional fourth-round pick in the 2014 NHL Draft. You have to be a bit […]

Edmonton Oilers’ Player of the Week: Lennart Petrell

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Wait a minute. Who? Lennart Petrell is a very underrated player for the Edmonton Oilers who had a pretty brilliant week. He didn’t score any goals, but he did have three assists for the week and was a plus-two – […]