Post Tagged with: "Mark Arcobello"

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Positives for Arizona Entering Season Finale

The 2014-15 NHL season comes to an end on Saturday for the Arizona Coyotes. The Coyotes are guaranteed to finish with the worst record in the Western Conference and will […]

by · April 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
Arizona Coyotes Joe Vitale   - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Points of Interest as Arizona Hits Home Stretch

As the final full month of the 2014-15 NHL season approaches, the Arizona Coyotes find themselves near the bottom of the league standings. After starting the month with back-to-back wins […]

by · February 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
Zach Sill scored his first NHL goal on Wednesday, snapping a 51-game scoreless drought to begin his NHL career. (Perry Nelson/USA TODAY Sports)

Zach Sill Proving Why He Deserves To Remain in the NHL

I’m not entirely sure when Zach Sill became the go-to-guy for why the Penguins are not succeeding as much as they should be.  I’m not sure why so many fans […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 22 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Does Jim Rutherford Need To Make Any More Moves?

Does Jim Rutherford Need To Make Any More Moves?

Jim Rutherford did not take long to make dramatic impacts to the Pittsburgh Penguins when he was hired in the off-season.  With the trade of James Neal to Nashville for […]

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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 · 11 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Derek Roy (Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports)

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 […]

Roy played with the Blues for one season (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

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
Roy played with the Blues for one season (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

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
Devante Smith-Pelly could be a good piece for the Canadiens playoff push. (Anne-Marie Sorvin-US PRESSWIRE)

7 Pacific Division Players Primed to Break Out

With the calendar being turned to August, we’ve as solid an idea of the kind of roster our favourite teams will be icing to start the 2014-15 season. Signings are […]

by · August 20, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Advanced Stats, News/Commentary
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

Edmonton Oilers Still Have Huge Hole to Fill Up the Middle

  Much has been made of Craig MacTavish’s aggressiveness in trying to plug the many holes in the Edmonton Oilers roster. He has added size and toughness both in the […]

by · July 22, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
Devante Smith-Pelly (John Wright/Norfolk Admirals)

AHL Power Rankings Week 22

Several of the AHL’s 30 teams saw their spot shift dramatically in this week’s power rankings as playoff races heat up. In particular, several top teams struggled against opponents who […]

by · March 4, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Power Rankings