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Oilers sign forward Nail Yakupov to 2-year extension

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) Nail Yakupov has signed a two-year extension with the Edmonton Oilers. Terms were not immediately available. The 21-year-old Russian winger has come under criticism for not producing as much as expected early in his NHL career. The No. 1 pick in the 2012 draft has 42 goals and 46 assists for 88 points in 192 games. Yakupov had a league-worst minus-35 rating...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers G Richard Bachman Gives Up Embarrassing Goal From Center Ice

The Los Angeles Kings were down 3-1 in the third period to the Edmonton Oilers and needed a goal to spark a comeback. Drew Doughty broke the puck out on the powerplay but ran out of real estate in the neutral zone. That’s when he wound up and put one on net and surprisingly snuck […] The post Oilers G Richard Bachman Gives Up Embarrassing Goal From Center Ice appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Sweet: Mom & 10-yr-old daughter really happy 'bout this LA Kings / Oilers brawl

Mom & 10-yr-old daughter really, really happy about this LA Kings / Edmonton Oilers fight. That is just so sweet. [Twitter]Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Bachman gives up goal from center ice (Video)

Edmonton Oilers goaltender Richard Bachman gave up an embarrassing goal on a shot taken from center ice during the third period of Tuesday night's game against Los Angeles.Kings defenseman Drew Doughty brought the puck up from his own end and drilled the puck towards the net from the red line, and Bachman wasn't able to close his legs in time to stop the puck from going through...
Via Holdout Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Drew Doughty scores from center ice against the Oilers

The Edmonton Oilers have given up a lot of bad goals this season. What’s one more going to hurt? This time Drew Doughty scores from center ice. The post Video: Drew Doughty scores from center ice against the Oilers appeared first on Puck Drunk Love.
Via Puck Drunk Love
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Schultz, Bachman help Oilers to 4-1 win over Avs

DENVER (AP) Defenseman Justin Schultz broke a second-period tie and Richard Bachman stopped 29 shots, helping the Edmonton Oilers snap a five-game road losing streak by beating the Colorado Avalanche 4-1 on Monday night. Brandon Davidson scored his first NHL goal, while Nikita Nikitin and Taylor Hall scored empty-net goals 32 seconds apart to help Edmonton capture its first game...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Should the Oilers trade Jordan Eberle?

It’s hard to find positives when it comes to the Edmonton Oilers these days. As the boys in blue stare down yet another spring on the golf course, the recent performances of forwards Jordan Eberle and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins warrant some attention. To put it plainly, and without exaggerating, they’ve been the two most productive forwards […] The post Should the Oilers trade Jordan...
Via Along the Boards
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Q&A about the tank in Edmonton with @NewWaveOil from @CopperandBlue

ANAHEIM, CA – JANUARY 03: Taylor Hall #4 of the Edmonton Oilers skates against the Anaheim Ducks at Honda Center on January 3, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images) So, I’m really over the tank vs. anti-tank at this point. Don’t get me wrong, I’m pro-tanking, but I’m also Pro-STFU. To act like this is some sort of telethon where certain folks...
Via Buffalo Wins
March 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Edmonton Oilers: A forensic analysis, Part 1

If you’ve been on the internet at any point within the last three years or so, you know one thing about the Edmonton Oilers: this whole decade-long debacle is management’s fault. “Kevin Lowe must go!” is quite a popular sentiment these days in E-Town. There’s the Facebook group (“Kevin Lowe has to go”), which has […] The post Edmonton Oilers: A forensic analysis,...
Via Along the Boards
March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Oilers mathematically eliminated from the playoffs, challenging NHL record

It’s official. The Edmonton Oilers have officially been eliminated from the 2014-15 playoffs. The Oilers’ 5-2 loss to the Detroit Red Wings put the final nail in the coffin with a decent number of games still left on the schedule. Oilers are now mathematically eliminated from the playoffs. Their playoff drought is NINE seasons. — Matthew Iwanyk (@matthewiwanyk) March 10, 2015...
Via Puck Drunk Love
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Red Wings avoid third straight loss with 5-2 win over Oilers

The Red Wings were able to overcome another sluggish start Monday night beating the Edmonton Oilers 5-2 Monday night ending their two game losing streak. With Edmonton notching the first goal of the night the Wings scored three unanswered to take a 3-1 lead late into the third period. The Oilers would get within one after a Zetterberg delay of game penalty with under two minutes...
Via The Majors Detroit
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Oilers’ Derek Roy Scores on Nifty Spinorama in Traffic

The Edmonton Oilers have produced more amusing blooper clips this season than highlight reel plays, but veteran center Derek Roy opted for the latter on Friday night. During their shootout loss to the Blackhawks, Roy scored their only goal and it was a beauty. After Duncan Keith turned it over deep in the Chicago zone, Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
March 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Derek Roy scores Oilers goal with spin-o-rama (Video)

.@roy9ner pulls the spinorama and scores. #EDMvsCHI https://t.co/kcDk7CsmzV— NHL (@NHL) March 7, 2015Edmonton Oilers center Derek Roy scored a goal with this nifty spin-o-rama move in the first period of Friday night's game in Chicago. As of this writing, Roy's goal represents the entire score for the game as the Oilers lead the Blackhawks 1-0.H/T FTW. This post appeared first...
Via Holdout Sports
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Petry trade more of the same for Oilers

Heading into the March 2 trade deadline, Craig MacTavish and the Edmonton Oilers held possibly the most attractive defenseman on the market in Jeff Petry. Monday morning, MacT sent the 27-year-old defender to the Montreal Canadiens for a second-round pick and a conditional fifth-round pick in the 2015 NHL Draft. If the Canadiens advance to […] The post Petry trade more of the same...
Via Along the Boards
March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Lackluster effort by Wild dooms them to 2-1 loss against Oilers

EDMONTON, AB – FEBRUARY 20: Teddy Purcell #16 of the Edmonton Oilers chases Christian Folin of the Minnesota Wild during an NHL game at Rexall Place on February 20, 2015 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images) As one of my fellow members of the Wild message boards said today, the “Minnesota Wild Cupcakes Tour 2015″ ends tonight. The thinking is that...
Via State of Hockey News
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Jordan Eberle wants to stay with the Edmonton Oilers

There have been a ton of trade rumors surrounding Jordan Eberle over the last few months. The forward seems like a likely trading chip for the Edmonton Oilers as they once again try to figure out what it takes to build a winning team. What does Eberle think about all of the trade rumors? Simply, he has no desire to leave Edmonton. Eberle discussed all of the trade rumors with NHL...
Via Puck Drunk Love
February 12, 2015  |  Discuss

What’s Up With The Mess In Edmonton?

View image | gettyimages.com Rewind from today and go back to the end of the 2010 NHL season. The Edmonton Oilers had just finished off their worst season in 35 years with just 62 points and used the first overall pick to grab Taylor Hall. Another last place finish the following season would give the Oilers a second chance at the first overall pick, this time electing to go with...
Via Beyond The Benches
January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Dissecting the Tweet – Perron Says Goodbye to Edmonton

By: Meesh Shanmugam General Manager Jim Rutherford and the Penguins made quite a splash this morning by acquiring David Perron from Edmonton for a 1st round pick in 2015 and Rob Klinkhammer. My thoughts on the trade are pretty simple – the Penguins are CERTAINLY a better team now and all they gave up was an UNCERTAIN draft pick (and Klinkhammer). With the primes of Malkin and Crosby...
Via The PensNation
January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Around the NHL: Perron to Pittsburgh, Johnny Hockey and more

  View image | gettyimages.com David Perron  The Piitsburgh Penguins have acquired Edmonton winger David Perron. Pittsburgh sends forward Rob Klinkhammer and a 2015 first round draft pick to Edmonton for the 26 year old forward. Perron has five goals and 19 points in 38 games this year for the Oilers. Last season he set career bests in goals (28) and points (57). Perron...
Via Flyerdelphia
January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

ECHL's Bakersfield Condors reveal 'Hobbit' game jerseys (Photo)

This Saturday, the Bakersfield Condors minor league hockey team will be wearing game jerseys inspired by "The Hobbit" movie trilogy for their ECHL game against the Stockton Thunder.Here's a closer look at the front: ...and here is the back:Now that's pretty cool.H/T Puck Daddy. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
Via Holdout Sports
December 22, 2014  |  Discuss

NHL Trade Speculation: Oilers’ Taylor Hall Enters Rumor Mill

The No. 2 pick in the 2010 NHL draft, Tyler Seguin, already has been traded by the team that selected him. Could the top pick from that draft be on the move, too? TSN’s Darren Dreger speculated Monday that Edmonton Oilers superstar Taylor Hall, the team’s best player and a top-five left winger in the league, could be “in play” before the trade deadline or around the 2015...
Via NESN.com
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss
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