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Is Ryan Nugent-Hopkins a Number One Center?

The Edmonton Oilers aren’t making the playoffs this year. The only real question heading into the final stretch of the season is which draft position the Oilers will find themselves […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Antti Niemi an Oiler? No, Thank You…

As the 2014-15 NHL season comes to a close, the Edmonton Oilers will once again attempt to address the major needs within their roster. As they long have been, defense […]

Oilers: Nail Yakupov – Trade Bait Or Building Block?

Oilers: Nail Yakupov – Trade Bait Or Building Block?

With the completion of the 2014-15 National Hockey League regular season just around the corner, one cannot help but wonder where the Edmonton Oilers organization will go from here. While […]

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What Ever Happened To: Rob Schremp?

Remember Rob Schremp? Schremp was once touted as one of the NHL’s most promising young players. He was a gifted playmaker and goal scorer who was well known for his […]

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Pacific Division Predictions: How Will It End?

Overview We are just 22 days away from the conclusion of this regular season. Even though every team in the Western Conference has fewer than 12 games remaining, the playoff […]

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Final Stretch: Analyzing the Three Horse Race to the Bottom

The Buffalo Sabres, Edmonton Oilers, and Arizona Coyotes head into the final stretch for the race to the bottom.  The race is really heating up in a tight race.  As we […]

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Finding the Oilers a Goalie

It’s no secret, the Edmonton Oilers are going to need a starting goaltender sooner than later. Chances are, by the start of next season, the Oilers will have a new […]

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Oilers Need Anton Slepyshev to Make Impact in North America

The Edmonton Oilers have been at the bottom of the standings for what seems like an eternity to many. They have had a multitude of top end draft picks over […]

by · March 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Prospects
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Yakkity Yak! Is Nail Back?

Does Nail Yakupov have a future with the Edmonton Oilers? This question is extremely difficult to answer, largely in part due to Yakupov’s inconsistent success with the Oilers since entering […]

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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 […]