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Video: Miller gets first point on Marincin's first goal, they split puck

Edmonton Oilers defenseman Martin Marincin and forward Andrew Miller had a night they won’t soon forget. In what would be the start of a three-goal first period rally for the Oilers, Miller set up Marincin who flung the puck top shelf to beat Avalanche goaltender Semyon Varlamov: 180 more words

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Do the Edmonton Oilers realize what they have, and don't have, in Schultz, Klefbom and Marincin?

Amid the (understandable) hoopla surrounding the performance of the Edmonton Oilers’ top pairing of Oscar Klefbom and Justin Schultz, there hasn’t been a lot of talk about the factors behind their success. 611 more words

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Should the Edmonton Oilers consider one of Carolina’s goalies next season?

The Edmonton Oilers are in need of a new starting goaltender. Today’s opponent, the Carolina Hurricanes, have two potential candidates. Might a trade make sense? 526 more words

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Are the Edmonton Oilers discounting Martin Marincin? If so, it's a bad idea

The Oilers undervalued defensive d-man Jeff Petry last July. Is the same mistake being made with Marincin?

Oilers GM Craig MacTavish was interviewed several times this week and spoke about the future of the Edmonton Oilers defence corp, but not once did MacTavish bring up the name of 22-year-old Slovak defenceman Martin Marincin. 965 more words

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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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