Post Tagged with: "Ryan Nugent-Hopkins"

Nail Yakupov (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

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
Nazem Kadri with Maple Leaf teammates Luke Schenn and Tomas Kaberle. Photo Courtesy Bridget Samules on Flicker.

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
The Oilers PP has already been clicking in OKC this year (Steven Christy/OKC Barons)

Oiler Player Profile: Who is Mark Arcobello?

He’s got 10 points on the season, tied for the team lead. Though still searching for his first NHL goal, Mark Arcobello has come into Edmonton and provided them with […]

by · October 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

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
Jordan Eberle (Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports)

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