Post Tagged with: "Ben Scrivens"

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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
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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
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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