Post Tagged with: "Ryan Nugent-Hopkins"

Nail Yakupov (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Five Things We Learned About the Oilers vs. New Jersey

The Edmonton Oilers went down 3-0 to the New Jersey Devils last night before suddenly coming to life in the third period. The spark plug appeared to be Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, […]

by · October 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Returns to the Oilers Line-up

It’s only been two games. It’s best to reserve judgement on a team until at least a couple of weeks into the season, and even then, there’s still a long […]

by · October 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
Edmonton Oilers vs. Dallas Stars in Oklahoma City

For The Love Of A Hockey Game

There are a lot of things people will do for the love of a hockey game. I am no exception. I was perusing the schedule about two weeks ago and […]

by · October 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Humor
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Why the Oilers Will be the Best Fantasy Hockey Team This Season

They may not finish as the best team in the NHL this season but they will be the best fantasy hockey team.  The Edmonton Oilers are young and ready to […]

by · September 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Fantasy
Lights, Camera, Action!: A History of NHL Players Acting

Lights, Camera, Action!: A History of NHL Players Acting

Fans of the hit comedy “Dumb and Dumber” rejoiced at the report that Cam Neely was set to reprise his role as the ornery trucker, Seabass. Even better news was […]

by · September 27, 2013 · 2 comments · Humor, News/Commentary
Chin up Marian! You are fantasy hockey free in Columbus now. (bridgetds/Flickr).

Fantasy Hockey: 5 Players Poised to Have Bounce-Back Seasons

Between sophomore slumps, chemistry issues and nagging injuries, any NHL-er can have a down year.  Eventually, true scorers find ways to break through and return to normal form.  Gretzky only […]

by · September 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Fantasy, Previews and Predictions
No one ever expected a Tampa stopover for Sam Gagner then Arizona did they? (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Oilers Start the Season With Question Marks Up the Middle

The Edmonton Oilers were planning on going into 2013-14 with a firmly established top six group of forwards. Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Sam Gagner, Nail Yakupov and the newly acquired David Perron […]

by · September 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
Would the return on Gagner be enough?

Oilers’ Best Center Sam Gagner Out with a Broken Jaw

For at least a couple days or so, everything was looking good in Oiler nation. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (who is recovering well and on schedule from his shoulder surgery) signed a […]

by · September 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Got Paid. Was it too Much?

In a very predictable way, the Oilers followed suite as they had with Taylor Hall and Jordan Eberle before him, and handed Ryan Nugent-Hopkins a long-term contract worth $6 million […]

by · September 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Edmonton Oilers: Expectations for Justin Schultz in 2013-14

The 2012-13 year was one where Justin Schultz’s name was much talked about throughout the league and in many media outlets. From the media circus that surrounded his “decision” to […]

by · September 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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How much should the Oilers Pay Ryan Nugent-Hopkins?

The Edmonton Oilers wasted little time locking up two key parts of their young core in Taylor Hall and Jordan Eberle when they were in the final years of their […]

by · September 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Is Taylor Hall the Next Mark Messier?

Much has been made over the last few days of the potential that the Edmonton Oilers could start the 2013-14 season with Taylor Hall at centre rather than his customary […]

by · September 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers