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Boyd Gordon should have been one of 3 stars against Montreal

Goalies who get shutouts always get one of the three star awards so Edmonton Oilers’ goalie Ben Scrivens rightfully got the nod as the No. 1 pick Monday after the 3-o victory over Montreal. 829 more words

Oil Spills

Draisaitl scores first NHL goal in Oilers' third straight win

A week ago, the Edmonton Oilers looked worse weaker than they really might be. It’s fitting, then, that a couple late goals made their third consecutive win look a  255 more words

Edmonton Oilers

Hockey will never be life and death, it's not the real world, at all

On a night when the Edmonton Oilers’ fans were loud and proud at the final buzzer after their team’s second straight 3-2 victory at home, the game Wednesday started with a moment’s silence for two fallen soldiers this week, killed not in combat in a faraway place but on their own soil by madmen. 888 more words

Oil Spills

Which shooters and goalies are the Edmonton Oilers' best shootout options?

No team in the NHL has participated in more shootouts this season than the Washington Capitals. Through five games, the club has gone to the skills competition three times, posting a 1-2-0 record. 531 more words

Cult Of Hockey

Eberle might play against Coyotes, RNH is out for second game

Jordan Eberle, who watched Tuesday’s debacle in LA from the safety of the pressbox at the Staples Center in LA with assorted, undiagrammed bumps and bruises, went for a short skate at the newly named Gila River (named for a native American band) Arena Wednesday morning and might play against the Arizona Coyotes. 1,015 more words

Oil Spills

How do you win when you give up five goals every game?

Two minutes after LA Kings’ winger Tyler Toffoli made like Brett Hull, lacing a 25-footer under the crossbar after spinning away from a check, halfway through the first period Tuesday, Edmonton Oilers’ goalie Viktor Fasth went to the bench and then to the safety of the dressing room, hobbled by a sore groin. 1,177 more words

Oil Spills

Kings' 70s line dominates sorry Oilers

When will the Edmonton Oilers’ rebuild end? It certainly didn’t look like it was nearing its conclusion while the Kings cruised to a 6-1 victory Tuesday night… 371 more words

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