Post Tagged with: "Derek Roy"

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Mike Richards is Not Derek Roy.

A few weeks ago, the Oilers made a trade in which they dealt AHL quality centerman Mark Arcobello to the Nashville Predators for the experienced, yet underwhelming Derek Roy. Arcobello […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Oilers: Derek Roy Is Not An Option

Considering we are all of ten games into the Derek Roy Experiment,  no one should be overly surprised by the fact many an Edmonton Oilers fan have fallen in love […]

by · January 19, 2015 · 7 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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From First to Last: Roy Embracing Move to Oilers

He went from the league’s number one team to the basement dwellers of the NHL and it couldn’t have worked out any better for Derek Roy. The 31-year-old Roy has […]

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Is There Over-Reaction Regarding Leon Draisaitl?

Being outraged on the internet is really a way of life for some people. If there’s something to get mad over, you can be sure there are those who will […]

by · January 4, 2015 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Roy Trade for Arcobello Didn’t Have to Make Sense

Monday’s trade that sent Derek Roy to Edmonton and Mark Arcobello to Nashville saw the Internet go into a tizzy of justifications. Most of which failed. The trade didn’t, and […]

by · January 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
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Mike Gillis is Still Haunting the Canucks

The ghost of Mike Gillis reared its ugly head again over the weekend. On Saturday night the Columbus Blue Jackets romped the Boston Bruins 6-2, their first win against the […]

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Oilers Trade for Derek Roy. Another Band-Aid Solution?

The Nashville Predators placed Derek Roy on waivers. For whatever reason, he wasn’t providing what they expected of him. Maybe another team would decide he could help them. But alas, […]

by · December 29, 2014 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Mark Arcobello made himself known by starting off the season with ten assists, but can he keep up the pace? (Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

Who Is Mark Arcobello?

Shortly after Derek Roy cleared waivers and was assigned to the Milwaukee Admirals in the AHL, the Nashville Predators traded the 5-9, 184-pound center to the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for […]

by · December 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
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Derek Roy Is Done in Nashville

Derek Roy’s time in the Music City is coming to a close. The 5’9, 184lbs center was placed on waivers Sunday following the annual holiday roster freeze. The Predators entered […]

by · December 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
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Buffalo Sabres Jersey History

It seems like every time you turn on a sports channel, or go to your favorite sports internet site, teams of all leagues are unveiling new uniforms.  Some are more […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 2 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Derek Roy Signs In Nashville With A Chip On His Shoulder

Derek Roy has something to prove this upcoming season and the Nashville Predators were willing to give Roy an opportunity to reestablish himself in the NHL after signing the free […]

by · July 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
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Predators Sign Centermen Ribeiro, Roy

With Mike Fisher being out the next 4-6 months, the Nashville Predators became very desperate in acquiring a center, whether it was via trade or free agency. The sign of desperation […]