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Todd Nelson explains the Edmonton Oilers’ defensive strategy

There was a fantastic exchange in Todd Nelson’s pre-game availability on Tuesday, one in which he detailed both the strengths and weaknesses of the Edmonton Oilers’ top defence pairing without hanging either Justin Schultz or Oscar Klefbom out to dry. 701 more words

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Monday Munchables

Every Monday, I will bring to you bite-size pieces of news from the last week in the NHL.

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A good rivalry brings out some great stories. 1,175 more words

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Edmonton Oilers player grades-- Martin Marincin unlikely hero as Oil wax B's in marathon shootout

Bruins 3, Oilers 4 (SO)

It hasn’t really been a century since the Edmonton Oilers came out on top of the Boston Bruins, but it sure felt like it. 2,290 more words

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Marincin scores the winner as the Oilers edge the Bruins in a 12-round shootout

Oilers defenseman Martin Marincin scored the shootout winner as Edmonton edged the Boston Bruins 4-3 Wednesday night.

Marincin, who celebrated his 23rd birthday Wednesday, was the only player in the 12-round shootout to find the back of the net. 206 more words

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Marincin scores in 12th round of SO to lift Oilers over Bruins 4-3

EDMONTON — Defenceman Martin Marincin scored in the 12th round of the shootout as the Edmonton Oilers snapped a two game losing skid with a 4-3 victory over the struggling Boston Bruins on Wednesday. 162 more words


Did the Edmonton Oilers hopes of trading Viktor Fasth die with his knee injury?

The chance of the Edmonton Oilers moving Viktor Fasth prior to the 2015 NHL Trade Deadline were always somewhat remote, but they may have suffered a death blow on Monday when the goaltender fell awkwardly trying to make a save in the shootout against Winnipeg. 704 more words

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Oscar Klefbom ascends, Andrew Ference declines on the Edmonton Oilers’ blue line

It wasn’t all that long ago that the responsibilities awarded to Oscar Klefbom and Andrew Ference were pretty comparable.

In the Oilers’ first 10 games under Todd Nelson, Klefbom played more minutes than Ference on five occasions while the team captain received more minutes five times himself. 603 more words

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