Post Tagged with: "Taylor Hall"

While Devan Dubnyk struggled in his last season in Edmonton, he has regained his form with the help of Sean Burke. (Chris Austin-USA TODAY Sports)

Jersey Thrower Wears the Frustration for the Oilers Woes

Not much has gone right for the Oilers this season. Coach Dallas Eakins came into the job with somewhat of a swagger. He worked well with young players in the […]

by · December 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Rock Bottom for the Oilers: How Can We Do This?

Words spoken by a coach who is out of answers, watching his team start the game well, but end up dropping a 6-0 decision. “How can we do this?” Dallas […]

by · December 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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The Oilers: Pattern of Failure or Impossible Precedent?

Since their last Stanley Cup championship in 1990, the Edmonton Oilers have made the playoffs nine times out of 22 seasons, including one trip to the Finals in 2006. Since […]

by · December 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Taylor Hall Making Case for Team Canada

Taylor Hall has been a name known to hockey fans since he stepped on to the ice in junior with the Windsor Spitfires. He’s had Memorial Cup and World Junior […]

by · December 6, 2013 · 1 comment · Edmonton Oilers, Olympics
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What if Olympic Hockey Went to an Under-23 Format?

The Winter Olympics and the NHL’s participation in them is a hot button topic every four years. Depending who you ask the league’s involvement is seen in both a positive […]

by · November 30, 2013 · 2 comments · Olympics
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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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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
What the Leafs won't be doing this summer? Playing hockey. (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)

The Week Ahead in Leafland

After three games, I wrote about the Leafs being undefeated. Was I getting a bit ahead of myself? Yes, of course I was. But now 12 games in, they are sitting […]

by · October 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames, Edmonton Oilers, Toronto Maple Leafs, Vancouver Canucks
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Nail Yakupov Has Opportunity with Taylor Hall Injury

Nail Yakupov has heard his name in the media quite a bit over the first few weeks of the season. The problem for the Oilers is that it’s not because […]

by · October 27, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Fantasy Hockey: Injury Bug or Injury Plague?

In 1999, the popular EA Sports video game franchise “Madden” began featuring star NFL players on the cover of their annually produced game. Since Garrison Hearst made the cover of […]

by · October 24, 2013 · 2 comments · Fantasy, Injury Report
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Oilers Lose Taylor Hall, but Won the Game

The Edmonton Oilers desperately needed a win. They only had one so far on the season and have looked far from anything resembling a playoff ready team. Facing the road […]

by · October 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers