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Cult of Hockey: Oilers repeatedly guilty of wishful thinking when it comes to acquiring d-men

Beware of the promise of summer!

That’s the repeated lesson for fans of the Edmonton Oilers, especially when it comes to the team’s search for Top 4 defencemen. 1,609 more words

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New faces in Oilers, Maple Leafs lineups

Toronto — After creating metaphorical sparks with a shootout win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night, the Edmonton Oilers will see a real-life Sparks on Monday, as journeyman goalie Garret Sparks gets his first NHL start for the Toronto Maple Leafs. 706 more words

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Peter Chiarelli won't make an Oilers trade just to shake things up

Pittsburgh, Pa. — As Edmonton Oilers GM Peter Chiarelli made ready to talk to the media about his stumbling hockey team Saturday at the team’s hotel, he asked if he should stand in front of a lighted Christmas tree. 1,123 more words

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Cult of Hockey: Oilers send out Griffin Reinhart to Bakersfield to make room for returning Justin Schultz

News from Edmonton Oilers camp this morning:

Schultz returns to action after five weeks on the sidelines, having last played back on October 25 vs. the Kings. 679 more words

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Anton Lander returns to lineup as Oilers face Carolina

Anton Lander will be back in the lineup Wednesday as the Edmonton Oilers face the Carolina Hurricanes.

He was a being a healthy scratch in Washington Monday night. 401 more words

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Edmonton Oilers forward Nail Yakupov's woe continues with no goals in 15 games

Raleigh, N.C. — Nail Yakupov has gone 35 straight shots without scoring over his last 15 games. That’s thirty-seven days between goals for Yakupov, who looks discombobulated right now. 828 more words

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The Chicago Blackhawks might be looking at Nikita Nikitin

Washington, D.C.

There are rumblings that the Chicago Blackhawks are checking Oilers farm team defenceman Nikita Nikitin, who has played nine games in Bakersfield on the last year of his $4.5-million salary. 606 more words

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