Edmonton Oilers Fire GM Steve Tambellini

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The Edmonton Oilers have seen their playoff hopes getting further and further away, and today fired GM Steve Tambellini. After a five game winning streak and getting a grasp on the 8th playoff spot, things were good. However the Oilers […]

Nail Yakupov Finding His Offence for Edmonton Oilers

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Nail Yakupov came into the 2013 NHL season with the Edmonton Oilers as one of the more hyped rookies to enter the league along with players like Mikael Granlund, Justin Schultz and Jonathan Huberdeau. All four have had varying degrees of […]

Edmonton Oilers Playoff Hopes Fading Fast

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The Edmonton Oilers goal of reaching the playoffs took another step backwards last night as they lost 3-1 to the Phoenix Coyotes, which was also their fourth loss in a row. The game was one that the Oilers needed to […]

Edmonton Oilers: Is Justin Schultz Still A Calder Trophy Candidate?

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  Edmonton Oiler’s defenseman Justin Schultz came into the league with a lot of hype and expectation. He started his pro career with a bang being at the top of the AHL scoring list for months, even after the NHL […]

Edmonton Oilers: Justin Schultz Makes His Return to Former Home City vs. Anaheim Ducks

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The Edmonton Oilers will look to avoid losing a third straight game when they visit the Anaheim Ducks tonight. It will be no easy task as the Ducks currently occupy second spot in the Western Conference. That is one of […]

Edmonton Oilers Add Valuable Depth with Jerred Smithson

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The Edmonton Oilers did not make much of a splash at the NHL trade deadline, making only one deal of note. They added depth forward Jerred Smithson from the Florida Panthers for a 4th round draft pick. With the Oilers […]

Edmonton Oilers Move into Playoff Spot with Emphatic Win

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The Edmonton Oilers made a statement last night, beating the Calgary Flames 8-2 and jumping into the 8th spot in the Western Conference for the time being. The Oilers got down 2-0 early on two first period goals by Matt […]

Edmonton Oilers Look to Move into Playoff Spot Against Calgary Flames

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There is more than just the trade deadline on the minds of the Edmonton Oilers today. Tonight, they also play against Alberta rivals, the Calgary Flames, for the second time in three nights. More importantly, a win can move the […]

Edmonton Oilers Get Deal Done With Ladislav Smid

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The Edmonton Oilers locked up one of their key blue line pieces in Ladislav Smid signing him to a 4 year, $14 million contract. Smid, set to become a UFA at season’s end, is the Oilers leader in blocked shots […]

Taylor Hall Scores First Period Hat Trick to Beat the Vancouver Canucks

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Taylor Hall had a very memorable game last night at Rexall Place. Well in fact it was just one period, but what a period it was. Hall scored a hat trick for the Edmonton Oilers in the first 7:53 of […]

Edmonton Oilers Rumors: Is Magnus Paajarvi Trade Bait?

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Magnus Paajarvi has faced numerous questions ever since his rookie season. Most of those questions were focused around whether he would ever be a legitimate NHLer and live up to the potential of a top ten draft pick. Paajarvi showed […]

Jay Bouwmeester Would Be a Good Fit for the Edmonton Oilers

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It’s no secret that the Edmonton Oilers have had issues defensively not only this season, but for the last few. They brought in Justin Schultz this season, and while there’s every indication that will turn into a No. 1 blue-liner […]