Post Tagged with: "Eric Belanger"

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Boyd Gordon A Perfect Complement in Edmonton

When the Edmonton Oilers signed Boyd Gordon this offseason, there were a couple of questions fans were asking. Is he worth three million per year? Can he be an upgrade over […]

by · October 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Oilers Notebook: Nurse Back to Junior; Belanger Retires

Darnell Nurse Sent Back to the OHL After last nights 5-3 victory over the New York Rangers, the Edmonton Oilers announced they were sending defenseman Darnell Nurse back to the […]

by · September 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Edmonton Oilers Add Needed Grit, Toughness and Depth

Craig MacTavish and the Edmonton Oilers haven’t made the big splash everyone was anticipating and hoping for, at least not yet. Expectations are running high and based on MacTavish’s proclamations […]

by · July 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Free Agents
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Oilers Shed Salary; Poised to Strike

The Edmonton Oilers have cleared up some much needed cap space and shed some salaries that were not going to be part of the long term plans. It started with […]

by · July 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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What Do Injuries Up the Middle Mean for the Edmonton Oilers?

Recent injuries to Shawn Horcoff and Eric Belanger have left a hole in the lineup of the Edmonton Oilers. Horcoff recently suffered a broken knuckle and is expected to be […]

by · February 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Oilers Captain Out Indefinitely

The Edmonton Oilers will be without their captain, Shawn Horcoff, indefinitely after he broke his knuckle blocking a shot. The injury occurred in the second period in Monday night’s 3-2 […]

by · February 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Edmonton Oilers 2013 Season Preview: Youth Is Served

  There might not be another team in the NHL with as much anticipation to start the season as the Edmonton Oilers. Languishing at the bottom of the standings over […]

by · January 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Previews and Predictions
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Breaking Down the Edmonton Oilers Forward Group

Over the past few years there has been little to cheer about in terms of on-ice success if you’re an Edmonton Oilers fan.  With the team firmly entrenched in re-build […]

Dan Bylsma has the Crosby-less Penguins in the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff race (Tom Turk/THW)

Top 30 Ice Hockey Bloopers (Part II – Picks 16-30)

A little bit over a month ago, I made a list of the top 15 ice hockey bloopers. While some bloopers might not have made the top 15 list, several […]

by · August 1, 2012 · 3 comments · Humor, Top 10 Lists, Videos
The Tweet Sheet – Feb. 22

The Tweet Sheet – Feb. 22

Welcome to the first instalment of ‘The Tweet Sheet’ where we follow your favorite players, broadcasters, journalists, and the occasional unruly fan who are all tweeting about hockey.  Are you […]

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NHL Rumors Galore part 2

With only 5 weeks before the February 27 NHL trade deadline, rumors are swirling all over the Internet, and especially on Twitter, as fake insiders try to get the attention […]

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Opening Bell: Who Were the Winners and Losers on Day One of Free Agency?

Jim Neveau, NHL Correspondent The main theme for this year’s free agent class was a simple one: slim pickings. Most of the potential big name free agents had either locked […]

by · July 1, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, News/Commentary