Post Tagged with: "Anton Lander"

The Jets had to get some big wins down the stretch without Dustin Byfuglien. (Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Byfuglien Suspension; Lander and Pearson Contracts

It wasn’t so long ago that Dustin Byfuglien was being lauded for his leadership in the handling of the Evander Kane situation. I felt the passive-aggressive manner in which Kane’s […]

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Budding Star Anton Lander Signs Two Year Extension

On Thursday, April 2nd, 2015, the Edmonton Oilers reached a two year contract extension with Anton Lander. The extension will pay Lander 925K in 2015-16 and 1.05 Million in the […]

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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 […]

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Edmonton’s Anton Lander Finally Hitting His Stride

Drafted in the 2nd round, 40th overall in 2009, Anton Lander was expected to be another can’t miss prospect that would join the Oilers core of young stars sooner rather than later. He […]

by · February 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Are the Edmonton Oilers…Good?

Are the Edmonton Oilers a good hockey team? Now that you’ve finished laughing, I’ll point out that although the Oilers possess a nowhere near winning record, they have become a […]

by · February 18, 2015 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers, NHL Coaching
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Edmonton Oilers Draft Success Only Surface Deep

Much has been made about the Edmonton Oilers and the amount of recent top end draft picks that they have featured in their lineup. In fact to start the 2014-15 […]

by · October 7, 2014 · 4 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Edmonton Oilers Still Have Huge Hole to Fill Up the Middle

  Much has been made of Craig MacTavish’s aggressiveness in trying to plug the many holes in the Edmonton Oilers roster. He has added size and toughness both in the […]

by · July 22, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Edmonton Oilers: A Look into the State of the Franchise

Entering the 2014 offseason, the grocery list for Craig MacTavish and the Edmonton Oilers is a long one indeed. MacTavish has been up front and aggressive in what he wants […]

by · June 27, 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 Start the Season With Question Marks Up the Middle

The Edmonton Oilers were planning on going into 2013-14 with a firmly established top six group of forwards. Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Sam Gagner, Nail Yakupov and the newly acquired David Perron […]

by · September 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Edmonton Oilers Offseason Focus: The Forwards

The third of three features that will look at the Oilers in their three positional areas. Taking a look at where the strengths are and what weaknesses they need to look at […]

by · June 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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What Do Injuries Up the Middle Mean for the Edmonton Oilers?

Recent injuries to Shawn Horcoff and Eric Belanger have left a hole in the lineup of the Edmonton Oilers. Horcoff recently suffered a broken knuckle and is expected to be […]

by · February 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
Hartikainen has impressed early this season (Steven Christy/OKC Barons)

Teemu Hartikainen: The Next Edmonton Oilers Power Forward

When you look at the projected group of forwards for the Edmonton Oilers in 2012-13 there are a few things that jump out. The amount of young, dynamic, offensive talent jumps out right […]

by · November 10, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Edmonton Oilers, Player Profiles, Prospects