Post Tagged with: "Andrew Ference"

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Four Things that Need to be Better for the Oilers in 2014-15

For the eighth consecutive season, the Edmonton Oilers aren’t going to the playoffs. A top heavy draft and a 28th overall finish means that the Oil will get a pretty […]

by · April 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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The Evolution of Taylor Hall

In 2010, Taylor Hall’s draft year, there was a seemingly endless debate over who should be the number one pick. Would it be Taylor Hall, or Tyler Seguin? Both had […]

by · April 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Edmonton Oilers: What is Justin Schultz Worth?

Justin Schultz is the next Oilers young gun ready to cash in on a new contract. With the trio of Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins locked up long […]

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Edmonton Oilers Added Character Starting to Pay Dividends

If you look at the additions Edmonton Oilers GM Craig MacTavish has made this season, there’s a trend that becomes apparent. Andrew Ference, Boyd Gordon, Matt Hendricks, Ben Scrivens and […]

by · February 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Carl Soderberg might be playing on Boston's third line, but he has been consistently contributing as a dual-position forward. (Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports)

How Many Bruins Can They Lose?

As the Boston Bruins touched down Sunday evening in Boston, having completed a four-game road trip with games in Toronto, Ontario; Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta; and Vancouver, British Columbia, they […]

by · December 16, 2013 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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Ilya Bryzgalov Injured in Oilers Victory over Dallas

Ilya Bryzgalov pitched a shut-out in his first full game with the Oilers. He dropped the second of a back-to-back against the Blue Jackets allowing four goals on 23 shots. […]

by · December 2, 2013 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Big Bad Military-Appreciating Bruins

November is a month of recognizing how much people have to be thankful for. Within the month, people in the United States sit down to celebrate Thanksgiving Day on the […]

by · November 7, 2013 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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Edmonton Oilers Still Have Many Holes to Fill

Over this past offseason, it was pretty apparent that the Oilers had many needs and a number of holes to fill. Three of the most glaring were a top pairing […]

by · October 22, 2013 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Tim Thomas should be taking more credit and less heat for having the Bruins where they are. (Photo by Chassen Ikiri).

Boston Bruins vs Tim Thomas and the Florida Panthers Part 1: A Running Diary

This season alone, the Bruins will face an absurd amount of former teammates from their 2011 Stanley Cup Championship run. All former teammates who switched jerseys this past offseason after playing a crucial role in the Bruins’ success in winning their first Stanley Cup in 39 years. However no matter what anyone says, there’s no bigger contest than tonight when the Bruins play against the Florida Panthers, anchored by goaltender Tim Thomas, the most important piece of the 2011 Bruins’ Championship team.

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Jeff Petry the Key to the Edmonton Oilers Defense

It’s been no secret that the Edmonton Oilers defense has been a source of inconsistency and an area that the team has needed to upgrade. They made some strides this […]

by · October 7, 2013 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Edmonton Oilers: Previewing the Opening Night Roster

The Edmonton Oilers open the 2013-14 season tonight, October 1st, at home to the Winnipeg Jets. Both teams have heightened expectations this season and pressure to make the playoffs. There […]

Ference was named the 14th captain in Oilers history (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

Andrew Ference Captains Culture Change in Edmonton

Dallas Eakins and the Edmonton Oilers ended the suspense specualtion this past weekend and named newly acquired defenseman Andrew Ference as the 14th captain in team history, taking over from the departed […]

by · September 30, 2013 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers