Post Tagged with: "Ben Scrivens"

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 […]

Nail Yakupov (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

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
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Masked Men: Opportunities Arising For Brodeur

Martin Brodeur to the rescue — yes, no, maybe so? Just a week into the NHL season, at least a few teams have to be contemplating that option. The Edmonton […]

by · October 16, 2014 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers, NHL Goaltending
Paul Thompson (red) plays in an AHL scrimmage against the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. He had a memorable regular seaosn debut with the Albany Devils when he scored four goals in a 5-1 win over the Adirondack Flames (Albany Devils/Flickr)

NHL Recap – Jersey Tossing

The 2014-15 NHL season is well underway. Not even a week into the start of season, there has been a recurring theme about jerseys in hockey. Here’s a three part […]

by · October 13, 2014 · 1 comment · News/Commentary
Is Viktor Fasth the better option for the Edmonton Oilers? (Chris LaFrance-USA TODAY Sports)

Oilers Goaltending Still Poses More Questions than Answers

The Edmonton Oilers goaltending situation has been finalized with the waiving of Richard Bachman for purpose of re-assignment to the AHL OKC Barons. Both Ben Scrivens and Viktor Fasth have […]

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Oilers Offseason Spotlight: the Goaltending

The goaltending position is one that underwent an overhaul last season. The Oilers started 2013-14 with the duo of Devan Dubnyk and Jason LaBarbera between the pipes in the hopes […]

by · September 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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The Edmonton Oilers: 5 Burning Questions for 2014-15

NHL rookie camps are underway. Most players have their new contracts. Training camps will soon be opening. It’s time for another season of hockey. But in Edmonton, will anything be […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Edmonton Oilers
No one ever expected a Tampa stopover for Sam Gagner then Arizona did they? (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Oilers Panel: Discussing the Futures of Gagner, Yakupov, Scrivens & Fasth

Welcome to this week’s Oilers Panel. On this weeks Oilers Panel, The Hockey Writers contributors will voice their opinions on the future of struggling former-1st overall selection Nail Yakupov, if […]

by · April 28, 2014 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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A Tale of Two Oilers Seasons

A week has passed since the NHL closed the door on its regular season, and the Edmonton Oilers had another discouraging one. They failed to make the playoffs again, disappointing […]

by · April 20, 2014 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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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 · 1 comment · Edmonton Oilers