Post Tagged with: "Ryan Nugent-Hopkins"

Connor McDavid: Top prize for the NHL draft lottery winner (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

Is Connor McDavid the Next Eric Lindros?

When I wrote down the title to this article, I decided to answer the question with another question: Is Connor McDavid the next Eric Lindros? Well, why would he be? […]

by · April 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Oilers, Playoffs Will Reunite Next Season

What is the fine line between winning the ultimate jackpot and falling just short?  In the case of the Edmonton Oilers, it was the favorable draw of some ping pong […]

Connor McDavid Is Coming To Oil Country

Connor McDavid Is Coming To Oil Country

Connor McDavid is coming to Edmonton. I suppose technically not until June, but even the Oilers can’t make a mistake with this selection, they will take him first overall on […]

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3 Things That Went Wrong with the Edmonton Oilers

The 2014-15 season has mercifully come to an end for the Edmonton Oilers, a year that saw them reach historic lows in terms of their record. The Oilers came into […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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The 2015 Edmonton Oilers Team Awards

Although the 2014-15 NHL season marks yet another lost year in the Edmonton Oilers’ recent history, there remains positives which, for the sake of Oilers fans’ sanity, must be emphasized […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Mathew Barzal: one of the top average-sized forwards available for the 2015 NHL Draft. (Photo: Christopher Mast)

Mathew Barzal: NHL Draft War Room Profile

by Eldon MacDonald (edited by @ChrisRalphTHW) Mathew Barzal: Ranked #6 – March 2015 Rankings Hashtag: #MrSkillWithGritOnIt Team: #13, Seattle Thunderbirds, WHL Position: Centre Shoots: Right Height: 6’0 Weight: 177 lb. Born: […]

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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. [] Joe Thornton’s legacy is in question. [NHL […]

by · March 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

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 | 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 […]

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins during warmups at New Jersey. (Paula Faerman Photography/

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
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

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