Post Tagged with: "Ryan Nugent-Hopkins"

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Why I Personally Guarantee the Oilers Will Make the Playoffs

  There are few guarantees in life. One of them is that if you tell people the Oilers will make the playoffs, they will call you an idiot and possibly […]

by · August 29, 2014 · 1 comment · Edmonton Oilers
The Ins and Outs of NHL Offseason Training

The Ins and Outs of NHL Offseason Training

There really isn’t an offseason in the National Hockey League anymore. Long gone are the days where training camp was used to get into shape as players are taking part in […]

by · July 27, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
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The Curious Case of Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

There were a lot of disappointments for the Edmonton Oilers this year, with one of the biggest being former first overall pick Ryan Nugent-Hopkins. With his third year in the […]

by · April 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Things Finally Going Right For the Edmonton Oilers

Despite losing 3-1 on Thursday night to the 30th place Buffalo Sabres, the Edmonton Oilers season is slowly turning around. Helped by some smart trades and a huge upgrade in […]

by · March 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Oilers Conquer Penguins But Can’t Solve Blackhawks

Crosby Scores First Goal Against Edmonton Sidney Crosby finally scored his first goal against the Edmonton Oilers. Crosby played his third game in Edmonton in front of a sold out […]

by · January 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Edmonton Oilers Top Line Rounding into Form

This was the year the Edmonton Oilers were supposed to take the next step. The year that they were supposed to push for a playoff spot, and the year that […]

by · November 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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The Nail Yakupov Drama and Why it’s Happening.

For a junior hockey player, getting drafted first overall is a dream come true. When a team has the option of choosing any prospect, but decides it wants you above […]

by · November 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · 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)

Mark Arcobello a Bright Spot in a Dismal Start to Oilers Season

The start to the 2013-14 Edmonton Oilers season has not gone as planned. An understatement to be sure. Positives are few and far between with many players underachieving or simply […]

by · November 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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No, the Predators Should Not Trade Shea Weber, Stop Blogging About it

By now you’ve probably seen – or at least heard someone mention – Adam Proteau’s inflammatory piece of clickbait for The Hockey News about how the Predators “have to” trade Captain […]

by · October 30, 2013 · 2 comments · Nashville Predators
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Why the Edmonton Oilers Rebuild is Different from other Teams

The Edmonton Oilers dropped a 4-0 decision at home to the Toronto Maple Leafs last night. Unlike some other games this season, where the guys played well enough but the […]

by · October 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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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