Post Tagged with: "Ryan Smyth"

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The state of the Edmonton Oilers

The trade deadline is less than 2 weeks away, and the Edmonton Oilers find themselves in 14th place in the Western Conference with a very difficult hill to climb. The […]

by · February 14, 2012 · 1 comment · Edmonton Oilers
The Top 10 Sweetest Flows in the NHL

The Top 10 Sweetest Flows in the NHL

It’s a well-known fact that having an amazing flow can take any hockey player’s game to unparalleled levels.  By flow, of course I am referring to a great head of […]

by · February 2, 2012 · 9 comments · Humor, Top 10 Lists
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Ryan Nugent-Hopkins: Star in the Making

For a young player coming into the NHL, it can pretty be tough to get noticed. With players like Sidney Crosby, Alex Ovechkin, Steven Stamkos and the Sedins getting all […]

by · December 5, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Edmonton Oilers Search for Consistency

The Edmonton Oilers responded well when they returned home after a tough road trip, during which they lost 4 straight games, by completely dominating the Chicago Blackhawks 9-2. They lost a hard […]

by · November 24, 2011 · 1 comment · Edmonton Oilers
Simon Gagne was presented with his Kings jersey by longtime broadcaster Bob Miller (Photo by Andrew Knoll).

Simon Gagne Just What the Doctor Ordered in L.A.

Mention the name Ilya Kovalchuk within earshot of a Los Angeles Kings fan and get ready to run for cover.  More likely (since it’s L.A., after all), an icy stare […]

by · November 13, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings, Player Profiles
Dion Phaneuf Finally Appears Settled In Toronto

Dion Phaneuf Finally Appears Settled In Toronto

The Toronto Maple Leafs sit at the top of the Eastern Conference standings and, for the moment, it appears GM Brian Burke’s plan is finally falling into place. The gamble […]

by · November 5, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Toronto Maple Leafs
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Edmonton Oilers: Welcome to Numbers Country

Eleven games into the Edmonton Oilers season; you’d be hard pressed to find anyone who could have predicted the numbers to look the way they do now. The Oilers own […]

by · November 1, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Edmonton Oilers: Top Team in the Western Conference

Don’t look now, but the Edmonton Oilers are on a roll. They’ve won 5 straight games, sit tied for first place in the Western Conference with the Dallas Stars and […]

by · October 31, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Battle of Alberta I: Five Things To Watch

Tonight marks the first installment of the 2011-2012 version of the Battle of Alberta, and with the two clubs set to fight for provincial supremacy once again, here are five […]

by · October 18, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames, Edmonton Oilers
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The Ryan Effect: Ryan, Ryan & Ryan doing their thing

Four games into the 2011/12 season the Edmonton Ryan’s, err ah the Edmonton Oilers have got off to a satisfying start; well at least every player with the first name […]

by · October 18, 2011 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Edmonton Oilers: Experts predict another tough year

Edmonton Oilers: Experts predict another tough year

The thing about making pre-season predictions is that they shouldn’t be taken as fact. So much can happen over the course of the season that even the best of prognosticators […]

by · October 5, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Previews and Predictions
Oil Country Inquiry; Five Questions

Oil Country Inquiry; Five Questions

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins. Does he make the team? Does he live up to the expectations if he does stick around? Without a doubt if sent back to juniors, he would dominate […]

by · September 23, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers