Post Tagged with: "David Perron"

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Ponder This: Tarasenko Goal Provides Promotion, Don’t Fret the Shutout

Ponder This is a semi-regular segment that focuses on the St. Louis Blues. You can read more ramblings about the Blues by following Jeff Ponder on Twitter @jponder94. Tarasenko Hullabaloo […]

by · November 19, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
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Can the Edmonton Oilers Survive without Taylor Hall?

In Edmonton’s most recent game against the Vancouver Canucks, star forward Taylor Hall was injured after crashing hard into the net early in the second period. Hall, who was briefly helped […]

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Edmonton Oilers: Who Steps Up in Taylor Hall’s Absence?

With the news that the Edmonton Oilers best player would be out for the foreseeable future there were audible groans from every fan in Oil Country. It was learned that […]

by · November 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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3 Free Agents the Oilers Should Want

This offseason is going to be an important one for the Edmonton Oilers. Another disappointing season, unrest among the fanbase, and questions about upper management means GM Craig MacTavish will […]

by · April 27, 2014 · 1 comment · Edmonton Oilers
Sobotka was the NHL's top faceoff man in 2013-14 (Bob Stanton-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Re-Up Offense with Sobotka’s Return

The St. Louis Blues are primed and ready for a deep Stanley Cup run this season, which is no surprise to anyone around the NHL. What could make the team […]

by · March 13, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
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Not So Fasth: Oilers Storm Back to Beat Minnesota

“I had three goals early in the game. It can’t get worse than that. You just have to battle your way through.” – Oilers goalie Viktor Fasth — Rob Tychkowski […]

by · March 12, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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The Winds of Trade in Edmonton

When a team isn’t good, yet boasts a lot of young talent and moveable pieces they immediately become the focus of trade rumors. Such has been the case in Edmonton […]

by · March 3, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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A Look Back at the Oilers Trade Deadline History

Some NHL players are on vacation. Others are in Sochi getting ready to represent their countries. Fans wait patiently for the break to be over and the NHL schedule to […]

by · February 11, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
Braden Holtby will now have Justin Peters behind him and Philip Grubauer waiting in the wings in the AHL, so there is definitely a scenario for healthy competition here. (Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports)

Three Oilers Exceed Personal Bests in Three-Game Win Streak

The Edmonton Oilers broke a six-game losing skid against the Nashville Predators on Sunday night. They followed this up with a win in Vancouver on Monday, the first time this […]

by · January 31, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
Paajarvi has been used in all scoring situations in St. Louis (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues’ Paajarvi Paying Off

When David Perron was traded to Edmonton in exchange for Magnus Paajarvi and a 2014 second-round draft pick in July 2013, the reviews were mixed. Paajarvi is a lost prospect. […]

by · January 29, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Player Profiles, St Louis Blues
Braden Holtby will now have Justin Peters behind him and Philip Grubauer waiting in the wings in the AHL, so there is definitely a scenario for healthy competition here. (Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports)

Daryl Katz Appeases Oilers Fans

Katz Reaches Out to Oilers Fans Daryl Katz wrote an open letter to the fans of the Edmonton Oilers, appealing to them for patience in the slow rebuild process. Oil […]

by · January 21, 2014 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers
While Devan Dubnyk struggled in his last season in Edmonton, he has regained his form with the help of Sean Burke. (Chris Austin-USA TODAY Sports)

Jersey Thrower Wears the Frustration for the Oilers Woes

Not much has gone right for the Oilers this season. Coach Dallas Eakins came into the job with somewhat of a swagger. He worked well with young players in the […]

by · December 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers