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Oilers beat Sharks without McDavid's usual offensive magic

ANAHEIM – What does it say when the Edmonton Oilers, who obviously aren’t just glad to be here, can rudely shove last season’s Stanley Cup finalist San Jose Sharks from the annual spring tournament, taking four games with just four points from Connor McDavid, and no GWG’s on his stats sheet? 627 more words

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The 8 most surprising things about the Edmonton Oilers so far in the playoffs

The Edmonton Oilers are ahead of the San Jose Sharks 3-2 in wins. As bad as the Oilers have been for a decade, that’s not really a surprise given that most NHL pundits predicted the Oilers to win the series, especially given San Jose’s injury woes. 999 more words

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Cult of Hockey game grades: Every Desharnais will have his day

David Desharnais comes through as Edmonton Oilers beat San Jose Sharks 4-3 in OT

Hold up your hand if you wanted Edmonton Oilers coach Todd McLellan to bench David Desharnais at some point in this playoff series? 1,592 more words

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McDavid, Draisaitl, Sekera & other top Oilers yet to play their 'A' games in playoffs

Draisaitl dodges suspension, but Oilers problems run much deeper right now

This in from NHL player safety: “Edmonton’s Leon Draisaitl fined $2,569.44, the maximum allowable under the CBA, for spearing San Jose’s Chris Tierney.” 923 more words

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Todd McLellan played hunch by moving Leon Draisaitl back to the middle

SAN JOSE – Leon Draisaitl’s ballyhooed move over and down the depth chart in Game 3 has been characterized by the man who made it as a promotion and a homecoming. 615 more words

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Dan Barnes: Shining light on dark side of Sharks/Oilers playoff series

SAN JOSE – It’s playoff time in the National Hockey League, and the game, and games within the game start here at 7 p.m. local. 820 more words

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Which Edmonton Oilers have been delivering the goods in Round One? The mid-series "playoff aces" podcast

There is nothing quite like a playoff series, where the same two teams batter each other in what amounts to one extended game that can last between one and two weeks. 635 more words

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