Edmonton Oilers: AHL Prospects Continue To Impress In Playoffs

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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: AHL Prospects Move On To Western Conference Finals

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The Edmonton Oilers may have missed the playoffs this season, but some of their top prospects have helped the Oklahoma City Barons make a surprising run through the AHL playoffs on their way to the Western Conference Finals. The Barons […]

Edmonton Oilers: Is There A Roster Spot For Teemu Hartikainen Next Season?

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The Edmonton Oilers have no shortage of talented young forwards, yet still fell short of the playoffs this season. As the team looks ahead to the summer and which prospects they will keep in the fold, winger Teemu Hartikainen is […]

Edmonton Oilers Salvage Road Trip

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The Edmonton Oilers nine game road trip may still not have been a success, but it turned out far better than it could have.  They finished 3-4-2 on the trip, but winning the final two games and scoring 10 goals in […]

Are the Edmonton Oilers Misusing Nail Yakupov?

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Nail Yakupov is one of the most dynamic personalities and electrifying talents the NHL has seen come through it’s door in some time. Drafted first overall in 2012 by the Edmonton Oilers, it was a no-brainer that he would be in […]

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 […]

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 Week 6 Review

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Last week marked the start of a nine-game road trip for the Edmonton Oilers, and it din’t go particularly well. They went 1-2-1 last week, so at least they have gotten three points so far, but they need to start […]

Magnus Paajarvi to Get Top-Six Shot With the Edmonton Oilers?

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On Saturday night against the Colorado Avalanche, Magnus Paajarvi went from being a healthy scratch to the game’s hero in a matter of hours. Not expected to be in the lineup originally, he got the call less than an hour […]

NHL Preview: Colorado Avalanche vs. Edmonton Oilers

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I have two words for you concerning tonight’s matchup between the Edmonton Oilers and Colorado Avalanche: Special Teams. The Oilers are currently tied for fifth in the NHL in power play percentage (27.3%), having converted 6 of 22 chances so […]

Youth, Nerves, Porous Defense Doom Edmonton Oilers in Loss to Calgary Flames

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The Battle of Alberta is back. The Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames squared off on Saturday to renew their decades-old rivalry in their quest for bragging rights in the province of Alberta, and the Flames were the big winners, even […]

Ryan Jones has Eye Surgery, to Miss at least a Month

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One player’s misfortune could be another one’s gain for the Edmonton Oilers as the 2013 season gets set to kick off in eight days. In a fluke occurrence, right winger Ryan Jones recently took a puck to the eye during […]