Edmonton Oilers Hope To Follow Chicago Blackhawks Model Of Success

Taylor Hall

After enough consecutive top five picks, the Edmonton Oilers are hoping they can take this core group of players that they’ve drafted over the last several years and turn it into something that resembles a successful franchise. They haven’t reached that point […]

Edmonton Oilers: Bringing Back Defenseman Ryan Whitney Would Be Wise Move

Ryan Whitney

The Edmonton Oilers may not have experienced the amount of success they were hoping for during the 2013 season, but with nearly every player coming back for next season they should start the 2013-14 campaign with a chance to bounce […]

Edmonton Oilers: AHL Prospects Continue To Impress In Playoffs

Teemu Hartikainen

The Oklahoma City Barons, AHL affiliate of the Edmonton Oilers, got a big win in game two of the conference finals on Saturday night to pull their series against the Grand Rapids Griffins (Detroit Red Wings) even at a game […]

Edmonton Oilers: Jeff Petry Helps Team USA Earn Bronze Medal

Oilers Petry USA

The Edmonton Oilers have a roster that is full of big-name young talent. With Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Nail Yakupov up front, they were expected to be a playoff contender. That didn’t happen this season, and as […]

Edmonton Oilers Rookie Report Card: Justin Schultz

Edmonton Oilers Justin Schultz

The Edmonton Oilers had no shortage of young talent on their roster when the lockout ended and the 2013 season began, and two rookies had a decent impact for the team but were not among the finalists for the Calder […]

Upgrading Defense A Priority For Edmonton Oilers

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Despite a wealth of offensive talent that had many with high expectations coming into the year, the Edmonton Oilers fell flat on their faces for a majority of the 2013 season. With a shakeup in the front office, big changes are likely […]

Will The Detroit Red Wings Bring Damien Brunner Back Next Year?

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The Detroit Red Wings have had some tough luck with free agents in the past year. They missed out on the top two free agents on the market last summer, along with the top rookie in Justin Schultz. One of their only […]

Edmonton Oilers: Justin Schultz Makes AHL History With Latest Honor

Eddie Shore Award Justin Schultz

Justin Schultz may have only played 34 games in the AHL during this season’s NHL lockout, but his dominance in that short time there has earned him yet another honor. Schultz was named to both the All-Rookie and First-Team All-Star […]

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 […]

Anaheim Ducks Defense Prospect Earns AHL Rookie Honor

Anaheim Ducks Sami Vatanen

On the same day the Anaheim Ducks missed out on a golden opportunity to secure a playoff berth, the team got some good news for the future as defense prospect Sami Vatanen was named to the AHL All-Rookie Team as […]

Edmonton Oilers’ Justin Schultz Brings Home Two AHL Honors

Edmonton Oilers Justin Schultz

While he may no longer be a frontrunner for the Calder Trophy, Edmonton Oilers defenseman Justin Schultz has received at least two honors for his play this season. On Wednesday, Schultz was named to the AHL All-Rookie Team and the […]

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

Edmonton Oilers Schultz

  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 […]