Post Tagged with: "Ryan Nugent-Hopkins"

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Is Ryan Nugent-Hopkins a Number One Center?

The Edmonton Oilers aren’t making the playoffs this year. The only real question heading into the final stretch of the season is which draft position the Oilers will find themselves […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Hockey News: Price, Lehtonen Earn Shutouts; Toffoli Could Be Suspended

Here is your look at this weekend’s NHL action: Carey Price played an impressive game against the Sharks, shutting them out 2-0. [TSN.ca] Joe Thornton’s legacy is in question. [NHL […]

by · March 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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How the Oilers Built their Current Rebuild

The trade deadline came with a sense of anticipation for Oilers fans, as they presumed GM Craig MacTavish would be able to move some pieces for prospects or young players, […]

by · March 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Hurricanes and Oilers Audition for McDavid

View image | gettyimages.com Connor McDavid was not in Raleigh’s PNC Arena Sunday afternoon, but he was certainly top of mind as the Carolina Hurricanes and the Edmonton Oilers faced off […]

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Q & A with Ryan Nugent-Hopkins of the Edmonton Oilers

He won’t turn 22-years-old until April 12, but Ryan Nugent-Hopkins of the Edmonton Oilers is already showing that he is mature beyond his years. The first overall selection in the […]

by · February 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Fantasy World: Shifting Into Playoff Mode

Playoffs are still a long way off — more than two months in the NHL and at least a full month in fantasy. But with trade deadlines now passing in […]

by · February 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Fantasy
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Edmonton Oilers: Too Soon To Consider Nail Yakupov A Bust?

The start to Nail Yakupov’s NHL career is one that is difficult to put a positive spin on. A No.1 overall pick in 2012, he was expected to be a […]

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Sabres and Oilers: Comparing the NHL’s Bottom Two Teams

As the 2014-2015 season wages on, two teams have been on a downward spiral that has landed both in the NHL’s basement. These teams are the Buffalo Sabres and the […]

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Game of Numbers: Edmonton Oilers Edition

The Game of Numbers is an exclusive THW series looking at upcoming milestones around the NHL. Each team will be looked at individually in three parts – individual player milestones, franchise player […]

by · January 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Hockey News: World Cup of Hockey; All-Star Skills Competition

All you need to know about the upcoming World Cup of Hockey. [Puck Daddy] The Bruins and Canadiens will face off in the next Winter Classic. [Boston Globe] Toronto may […]

by · January 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Oilers Rebuild Can Still Be Salvaged

The Edmonton Oilers have certainly had their fair share of struggles since selecting Taylor Hall with the first overall pick of the 2010 National Hockey League Entry Draft. While the […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 3 comments · Edmonton Oilers, News/Commentary
Hockey (Too) Specific Training?

Hockey (Too) Specific Training?

The term ‘hockey specific training’ gets thrown around a lot in the hockey world, and parents are all too eager to sign their kids up for summer camps and weekly […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 4 comments · News/Commentary