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Jacob Markstrom makes 35 saves to deny Edmonton Oilers a victory in Vancouver

Jacob Markstrom made 35 saves as the Vancouver Canucks edged the Edmonton Oilers 2-1 Thursday night.

“When you fall behind against this team — they check well, they’re real good through the neutral zone and I thought that (Jacob) Markstrom had an exceptional game,” head coach Todd McLellan said. 268 more words


Connor McDavid spectacular as Edmonton Oilers light up Lightning

With the NHL’s best team in town, Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid stole the show on Monday night.

McDavid electrified the Rogers Place crowd with four goals and an assist as the Oilers downed the Tampa Bay Lightning 6-2. 481 more words


Kailer Yamamoto out of Edmonton Oilers line-up against the hapless Vancouver Canucks

Game Day 2, Oilers vs Canucks

This in on the Edmonton Oilers line-up tonight, Jack Michaels of the Oilers broadcast radio team tweeting the following: “Lineup notes… Yamamoto won’t play tonight. 664 more words

Cult Of Hockey

Smart moves highlight Canada Day for Canucks

By most accounts, Day 1 of the 2017 NHL Free Agency period was a success for the Vancouver Canucks and General Manager Jim Benning.

While adding five players – six if you include re-signing potential UFA Anton Rodin – who are all expected to be contributors at the NHL level might not seem like an appropriate tactic for a team on a so-called rebuild, I thought all their additions made on Saturday made good sense. 527 more words


Canucks sign Sam Gagner, Michael Del Zotto, Anders Nilsson

The Vancouver Canucks announced several free agent signings Saturday, including forward Sam Gagner, defenceman Michael Del Zotto and goaltender Anders Nilsson.

Gagner’s contract is worth an average of US$3.15 million a year over three years. 223 more words


Chicago Blackhawks Free Agency Primer

July 1st is a holiday for the hockey community in which NHL fans get to watch as their team make moves to steer the course of their franchise into the coming year. 680 more words


Possible Penguins Targets During Free Agency

*All the comparisons used below were from ownthepuck.blogspot.com and I used their hero charts. I would check out this tool when you want to compare players. 1,062 more words