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Oilers: Has Anton Lander Done Enough?

After hearing general manager Craig MacTavish go on about the Edmonton Oilers likely plan was to stay the course and continue on their way towards allowing this group to find […]

2015 NHL Entry Draft: The Edmonton Oilers Select…

2015 NHL Entry Draft: The Edmonton Oilers Select…

With yet another unsuccessful Oilers season coming to a close, the focus of Edmonton management and its fans now shifts toward the annual NHL Entry Draft. Unfortunately, the entry draft has […]

by · March 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Prospects
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You Absolutely See Tanking in NHL Spotlight

View image | gettyimages.com Tanking. It is a word that is tossed around freely in conversations surrounding teams in the NHL whose seasons are done in March. It implies different […]

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Second Best-Case Scenario for the Oilers? The Third Overall Pick

As we stand today, the Edmonton Oilers currently sit 29th overall in the NHL standings, meaning they would choose second overall at the draft. (Unless the lottery balls change the […]

by · March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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How the Oilers Built their Current Rebuild

The trade deadline came with a sense of anticipation for Oilers fans, as they presumed GM Craig MacTavish would be able to move some pieces for prospects or young players, […]

by · March 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Remember Me? Leon Draisaitl Quietly Lighting up WHL

It has been an up and down season for Edmonton Oilers prospect Leon Draisaitl. After beginning the 2014-15 season on a high at the NHL level, where he played 37 […]

by · March 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Prospects
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Hurricanes and Oilers Audition for McDavid

View image | gettyimages.com Connor McDavid was not in Raleigh’s PNC Arena Sunday afternoon, but he was certainly top of mind as the Carolina Hurricanes and the Edmonton Oilers faced off […]

Oilers Quietly Developing Daunting Defenders

Oilers Quietly Developing Daunting Defenders

For what has seemed like an eternity, the Edmonton Oilers have iced players of insufficient skill and capability on their blue line. Gone are the glory days of old which featured […]

by · March 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Prospects
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The Oilers Want a Better Goalie, But Who?

It’s becoming abundantly clear that any of Ben Scrivens, Viktor Fasth and Richard Bachman aren’t cutting the mustard in Edmonton. Goaltending has long been in an issue in this market. […]

by · March 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Petry Trade Should Help The Oilers In McEichel Sweepstakes

It certainly was not the sort of return fans of the Edmonton Oilers were hoping for but in the end, no one should have been overly surprised to see Jeff […]

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Oilers Trade Jeff Petry to the Montreal Canadiens

On Sunday, Jeff Petry was a member of the last place Edmonton Oilers, a team looking forward to nothing but a high draft pick, and entrenched in what seems like […]

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The Top 5 Edmonton Oilers Trade Chips

As the 2015 Trade Deadline approaches, it appears as though the Edmonton Oilers will once again have an extremely eventful day ahead of them. With the playoffs out of reach […]