Post Tagged with: "Ben Scrivens"

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Audience Participation on the Fifth Line

What factors make hockey the most exciting sport? In addition to the fast and rough play, each team portrays a personality indicative of its region and history. While the Montreal […]

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Oilers: First Half Report Card – Goaltenders and Defencemen

Following their 4-2 loss to the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night, the Edmonton Oilers officially reached the midway point of their 2014-15 schedule. As the “proud” owners of a […]

by · January 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Laurent Brossoit Deserves Opportunity in Edmonton Crease

The Edmonton Oilers may have found their future starting goaltender, and it won’t take a trade, signing, or even a draft pick to make it a reality. In fact, Laurent […]

Nick Bjugstad has become a major offensive threat for the Florida Panthers. (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Jordan Staal’s Return; New Contract for Bjugstad

Everyone’s favorite World Junior’s rivalry is almost upon us. [IIHF] Darryl Sutter is suspicious of Ben Scrivens’ stick. [Deadspin] So why exactly did the Oilers trade for Derek Roy? [Oil […]

by · December 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Hockey News: Oilers Struggle; Carey Price Shines

The World Junior Hockey Championship is almost upon us. [Defending Big D] Should the NHL do away with the loser point? [Pens Initiative] Another Penguin is injured. What else is […]

by · December 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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The Oilers Have Given Up on Their Teammates

This semester, I took an Operations Analysis class that was taught by a man who had made a considerable amount of money in consulting. He has saved companies millions upon […]

by · December 14, 2014 · 14 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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The Edmonton Oilers: Whose Fault is it?

The Oilers were trailing the Ottawa Senators 3-0 last night but stormed back to force overtime. They lost the game on a shot Ben Scrivens should have had. The loss […]

by · November 14, 2014 · 1 comment · Edmonton Oilers
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The Oilers are Without Their Captain and Best Player

The Edmonton Oilers lost more than just a game on Saturday night. They fought hard, but ultimately fell thanks to a miscue by goalie Ben Scrivens. He shouldn’t shoulder all […]

by · November 3, 2014 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Ducks forward Corey Perry recorded no points and a -3 rating in game one. (BridgetDS/flickr)

Hockey News: Hat Trick for Perry; Pittsburgh Sings ‘O Canada’

Hats off to the Pittsburgh Penguins for this classy move. [CBC] The NHL made the right call in postponing the Leafs/Senators game. [Ottawa Citizen]  After an ugly start to the […]

by · October 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Masked Men: Emery Emerging As Flyers’ Starter

A goaltending controversy — or dilemma — in Philadelphia? You don’t say. Yes, it’s safe to say: Here we go again. The city best known for the Broad Street Bullies […]

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Oilers Make Improvements, But It’s Wins That Matter

Last night was, without question, the most complete defensive effort that we’ve seen out of the Oilers this season. Improved defensive play was seen in almost every player on the ice, […]

by · October 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Paradise Lost, Oilers Organization At Crossroads

It’s a familiar story to Edmonton Oiler fans, a slow start out of the gate in October and a season that is already on the brink just a few games […]

by · October 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers