Post Tagged with: "Ryan Smyth"

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Ryan Smyth Leaves Lasting Legacy in Edmonton

In a season filled with disappointment and earmarked by losing, there is one thing to be celebrated at the conclusion of the 2013-14 season, and that is the career of […]

by · April 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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What Ryan Smyth Meant to the Oilers

In 1994, then Edmonton Oilers general manager Glen Sather was looking to draft a player with “lots of guts”. Edmonton believed they found their guy in an 18 year old […]

by · April 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Milestone Night in Edmonton

Oilers Break Losing Streak The Edmonton Oilers snapped a three-game losing skid against an improbable opponent when the Anaheim Ducks came to town on Friday night. Anaheim has clinched a […]

by · March 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Ryan Smyth on the Doorstep of History

The Edmonton Oilers season has been, in a word, terrible. The team has failed to produce on the ice, the coaching has been called into question, some fans have essentially […]

by · March 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Jason Bonsignore, Opportunity Lost

Google the name Jason Bonsignore and words will appear like bust, failure and disappointment. One phrase that is not considered is opportunity lost. Bonsignore will live in folklore as the […]

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Edmonton Oilers’ Skills Shine Bright

Hockey Love is Still Alive and Well in Oil Country Despite the fact that it was less than 24 hours since the Edmonton Oilers lost their sixth straight game to […]

by · January 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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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 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Fantasy Hockey: Appealing Names, Unappealing Results

Even though we may not admit it, some of us fantasy owners go after certain players because they are a household name in hockey. It is especially common with newbies […]

by · September 20, 2013 · 1 comment · Fantasy
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Five Players that Need to be Better for the Edmonton Oilers

The 2013 shortened season was another poor one for the Edmonton Oilers. Yet another season for Oiler fans to lament their position in the bottom of the league’s standings. There […]

by · September 1, 2013 · 1 comment · Edmonton Oilers
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Who Should be the Next Oilers Captain?

With the departure of Shawn Horcoff, the Edmonton Oilers were left with more than a vacancy at centre. They now have no captain. Wearing the “C” the last three seasons, […]

by · July 18, 2013 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Edmonton Oilers: What To Do With Shawn Horcoff?

Shawn Horcoff has been a loyal player for the Edmonton Oilers for 12 seasons. He has been through the good and the bad, more of the latter, and has done […]

by · June 12, 2013 · 1 comment · Edmonton Oilers
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Edmonton Oilers Season in Review

  The Edmonton Oilers ended their season on a high with a 7-2 win in game #48 against the Vancouver Canucks. The win though is small solace to Oiler fans as […]

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