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Oilers Goaltending In Need Of Help, But From Where?

The Edmonton Oilers have a myriad of issues with their current roster and an abundance of holes to fix. Their most pressing need is in their most important position – […]

by · February 19, 2015 · 11 comments · Edmonton Oilers, NHL Goaltending
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Laurent Brossoit Deserves Opportunity in Edmonton Crease

The Edmonton Oilers may have found their future starting goaltender, and it won’t take a trade, signing, or even a draft pick to make it a reality. In fact, Laurent […]

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Oilers Goaltending Still Poses More Questions than Answers

The Edmonton Oilers goaltending situation has been finalized with the waiving of Richard Bachman for purpose of re-assignment to the AHL OKC Barons. Both Ben Scrivens and Viktor Fasth have […]

by · October 4, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Previews and Predictions
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Oilers Offseason Spotlight: the Goaltending

The goaltending position is one that underwent an overhaul last season. The Oilers started 2013-14 with the duo of Devan Dubnyk and Jason LaBarbera between the pipes in the hopes […]

by · September 30, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Oilers RFAs: Does A Bridge Contract Make Sense For Justin Schultz?

Justin Schultz and Jeff Petry make up Edmonton’s two biggest RFA names this summer. Petry will be due for a subsequent raise, but will the Oilers favour a bridge-contract for […]

by · June 13, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Free Agents
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Leafs vs. Oilers Preview (October 29th)

It’s the start of a long week for the Maple Leafs, who start on a 3-game road trip throughout Western Canada. Their first foe will be the injury-plagued Edmonton Oilers, […]

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Richard Bachman Strong in Oilers Loss to Kings

Another game, another loss for the Edmonton Oilers. But somewhere, in the midst of the wilderness, a light shines from the Oilers crease. A diamond in the rough perhaps? An […]

by · October 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Do the Oilers Need a Goaltending Upgrade?

Prior to this season, Devan Dubnyk’s stats have been on a steady uphill climb. In his rookie season he had a GAA of 3.57 and SV% of .889. The next […]

by · October 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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AHL Season Preview: Oklahoma City Barons

This is a guest post by Neal Livingston. You can find him at 2013-14 American Hockey League Season Previews OKLAHOMA CITY BARONS Coaching Staff: Todd Nelson, head coach; Gerry […]

by · September 24, 2013 · 1 comment · AHL, Oklahoma City Barons
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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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Richard Bachman Stepping Up When Stars Need Him Most

When Dallas Stars goaltender Kari Lehtonen left the ice late in the first period of Tuesday’s contest versus the Los Angeles due to complications with his groin, many Dallas Stars […]

by · April 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars
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Kari Lehtonen’s Injury Will Test The Dallas Stars

The Dallas Stars knew they’d need another heroic performance from Kari Lehtonen to top the Vancouver Canucks last night, but instead, with six and half minutes remaining in the first […]

by · February 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars