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A Brief History of Edmonton Oilers Goaltending

It has been an interesting year in Edmonton thus far, particularly in regards to the goaltending situation. The Oilers decided to go into the season, one which they believed was […]

by · January 23, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
Braden Holtby will now have Justin Peters behind him and Philip Grubauer waiting in the wings in the AHL, so there is definitely a scenario for healthy competition here. (Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports)

Daryl Katz Appeases Oilers Fans

Katz Reaches Out to Oilers Fans Daryl Katz wrote an open letter to the fans of the Edmonton Oilers, appealing to them for patience in the slow rebuild process. Oil […]

by · January 21, 2014 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Biggest Loser in Ben Scrivens Twitter Episode? Sports Journalism

Biggest Loser in Ben Scrivens Twitter Episode? Sports Journalism

In case you missed it, new Edmonton Oilers recruit Ben Scrivens generated some buzz yesterday when, in a series of tweets, he ripped the author of a piece on Canoe.ca […]

by · January 17, 2014 · 4 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Hockey Media
Edmonton Oilers: How Big an Upgrade is Ben Scrivens?

Edmonton Oilers: How Big an Upgrade is Ben Scrivens?

Edmonton Oilers GM Craig MacTavish said he was looking to upgrade his goaltending and once again has made a deal in that area in acquiring Ben Scrivens. He has swapped […]

by · January 16, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
(Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports)

Oilers Trade Devan Dubnyk; Acquire Ben Scrivens

The “Devan Dubnyk as number one goalie” experiment in Edmonton is officially over. On Wednesday the Oilers announced they had dealt the former first round pick to the Nashville Predators […]

by · January 15, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
(Timothy T. Ludwig-US PRESSWIRE)

Highs and Lowes of being the Oilers President of Hockey Operations

The Edmonton Oilers appointed a new General Manager, and a new coach this past offseason. The team has seen little to no improvement. Firing yet another coach might not be […]

by · January 14, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
(Steve Mitchell-US PRESSWIRE)

Oilers Conquer Penguins But Can’t Solve Blackhawks

Crosby Scores First Goal Against Edmonton Sidney Crosby finally scored his first goal against the Edmonton Oilers. Crosby played his third game in Edmonton in front of a sold out […]

by · January 14, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
No one ever expected a Tampa stopover for Sam Gagner then Arizona did they? (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Oilers Report: MacTavish Yells at Fan; Sam Gagner Trade Rumors

The Edmonton Oilers are set to take on the Eastern Conference leading Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday night, followed by the defending Stanley Cup champions on Sunday. But the focus is […]

by · January 9, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
(Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Ex-Oilers Coach Ralph Krueger Provides Advantage for Team Canada

Ralph Krueger no doubt was thinking at this point he would still be coaching in the NHL. After all he was just named Edmonton Oilers head coach in June 2012, prior […]

by · January 9, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Olympics
A Week in the Life of the Edmonton Oilers

A Week in the Life of the Edmonton Oilers

The Edmonton Oilers started 2014 with back-to-back losses to the Sharks and Ducks respectively, in which they allowed five goals in both games. They went on to beat the Tampa […]

by · January 8, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
Darnell Nurse (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

Edmonton Oilers: Defense Prospects Provide Hope for Blueline

The season to date for the Edmonton Oilers has been disappointing. An understatement to be sure. This was the year they had not only hoped, but expected to make a […]

by · January 7, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Prospects
(Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports)

Oilers Pull Off Rare Home Win Against Tampa

It looked like it was going to be the same old story: The Edmonton Oilers blew a two goal lead in the second period, allowing the Tampa Bay Lightning to […]

by · January 6, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers