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Edmonton Oilers Well Represented at the World Championships

The Edmonton Oilers have no part in this year’s Stanley Cup playoffs, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t still hockey to watch for Oilers fans. In addition to the NHL […]

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Finland Shocked, Team USA Cruises to Victory

Team USA dominated Vezina Trophy candidate Pekka Rinne and the rest of the Finnish squad on route to a 5-1 victory in Ostrava, Czech Republic. The team, composed primarily of […]

by · May 1, 2015 · 0 comments · International Hockey
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It’s Been a Wild Ride for Devan Dubnyk

Drafting goalies can be somewhat of a science. Selecting them in the first round is always risky because they take longer to develop than skaters do, and you don’t always […]

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Edmonton Oilers Added Character Starting to Pay Dividends

If you look at the additions Edmonton Oilers GM Craig MacTavish has made this season, there’s a trend that becomes apparent. Andrew Ference, Boyd Gordon, Matt Hendricks, Ben Scrivens and […]

by · February 10, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Struggling Goalie Dubnyk traded to Nashville for Hendricks

The Edmonton Oilers, staring a lost season in the face, decided to cut bait on their most frustrating possession: Devan Dubnyk. The 27-year-old net-minder is currently making $3.5-million. His contract will expire at […]

by · January 15, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Oilers Trade Devan Dubnyk; Acquire Ben Scrivens

The “Devan Dubnyk as number one goalie” experiment in Edmonton is officially over. On Wednesday the Oilers announced they had dealt the former first round pick to the Nashville Predators […]

by · January 15, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Bust for Your Buck: Evaluating Nashville’s Free Agency After 29 Games

Nashville spent its summer rounding out its lineup through unrestricted free agency, splitting upwards of 11 million between four bottom six forwards – Matt Cullen, Viktor Stalberg, Eric Nystrom, and […]

by · December 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators
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Nashville Predators: 5 Storylines to Watch Heading into the 2013-14 Season

With under a couple of days to go until the Predators open the 2013-14 season in St. Louis against the Blues, there’s no lack of intrigue in Nashville.  Over the […]

by · October 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators
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Misreading the Marketplace: Nashville’s Confusing Spending Spree

Fourteen years for four guys.  That was the price of doing business for the Nashville Predators when free agency opened on July 5.  Actually, it was fourteen years and $36.4 […]

by · August 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators
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Nashville’s Free Agent Flops

Free Agent Frenzy wasted no time descending on the NHL, Friday, with the league’s new preliminary negotiation period allowing UFA’s to find new homes with the quickness.  As with the […]

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Washington Capitals Restricted Free Agents

About six million dollars. That’s a number that represents how much money the Washington Capitals can afford to take on heading into next season. Amnesty defenseman Jeff Schultz and General […]

by · June 11, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, Washington Capitals
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Free Agent Targets for the Edmonton Oilers

The Edmonton Oilers have a lot of needs. Besides solidifying the goaltending, one of the biggest areas of weakness for the Oilers is their team grit and toughness. If anyone […]

by · May 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers