We haven’t seen a whole lot of the Edmonton Oilers these past couple of weeks as the NHL schedule has ground to a halt to make way for the Sochi Olympics. 1,464 more words
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There is no doubt as to the identity of the Oklahoma City Barons best defenceman today. It’s Taylor Fedun. But while Fedun is easily minor-league rearguard in the system, not only is Oscar Klefbom likely to surpass him in the future but there’s a case to be made that Klefbom is the better NHL option today. 1,099 more words
After all the buildup, the 2014 Winter Olympic men’s hockey tournament is finally about to get underway.
This tournament is about hockey’s best showing what they can do on the international stage, but it’s also an opportunity for a select group of highly talented young players to be exposed to a level of play that could help shape their careers. 193 more words
Ref: If you live by the hook, you die by the hold …
No sooner had the New Jersey Devils scored an over-time goal to beat the Edmonton Oilers 2-1 on Friday night than calls came from Edmonton boosters that the Oilers had been cheated by a non-call, a blatant hold on Oilers defenceman Martin Marincin by Devils forward Adam Henrique. 476 more words
Edmonton captain Andrew Ference will miss the Oilers’ Sunday game against Nashville with a head injury. That leaves an already subpar blue line without one of its few veterans, and likely pushes Martin Marincin, he of 15 career major league games, into the top slot on the left side. 402 more words