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2020 NHL Playoffs – Qualifying Round – EDM vs. CHI

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

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The @Edmonton Oilers and @Chicago Blackhawks will face off in the qualifying round for the chance to get back into the playoffs, something neither team has done in the last two years. The two storied franchises have a combined 11 Stanley Cups between them but have won just one combined playoff round in the last…

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Perfect Lineups: Edmonton vs. Chicago (NHL Playoffs Preview)

Thursday, July 9, 2020

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The NHL is tentatively scheduled to return on August 1st with teams starting their post-COVID-19 training camps on July 13th. With over four months off, the NHL has created a unique new playoff format that features 24 teams (12 in each Conference). The bottom eight teams in each Conference will go head-to-head in a best-of-5…

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Edmonton Oilers acquire Andreas Athanasiou, Tyler Ennis

Monday, February 24, 2020

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The Edmonton Oilers have acquired forwards Andreas Athanasiou and Tyler Ennis.

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Edmonton Oilers acquire Mike Green for Kyle Brodziak, pick

Monday, February 24, 2020

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The Edmonton Oilers have acquired defenceman Mike Green from the Detroit Red Wings.

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Connor McDavid to miss two-to-three weeks with quad injury

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

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@Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid will be out for a number of weeks after suffering a quad injury Saturday night. McDavid went down early in the second period against the @Nashville Predators when he crashed into the boards knee first.

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Montreal Canadiens F Brendan Gallagher game-time decision vs. Edmonton Oilers

Thursday, January 9, 2020

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Montreal Canadiens F Brendan Gallagher will be a game-time decision Thursday night as the team takes on the visiting Edmonton Oilers. Gallagher, who suffered a concussion during a 3-1 loss on New Year’s Eve, took part in Thursday’s morning skate and is awaiting clearance from the team’s medical staff.

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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Edmonton Oilers

Saturday, September 7, 2019

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Peter Chiarelli’s time finally ran out after another wasting another season of Connor McDavid’s prime in 2018-19. Long-time Detroit Red Wings GM Ken Holland now sits atop the Edmonton Oilers’ brass as he tries to fill the obvious holes on the roster left by Chiarelli. Holland gets the chance to build around a truly generational talent with some…

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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Detroit Red Wings

Saturday, September 7, 2019

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The Detroit Red Wings have missed the playoffs for three consecutive seasons after not missing once in 25 years.  Their front office underwent a big shift this offseason, with former captain Steve Yzerman returning to where it all began and long-time GM Ken Holland departing for the Edmonton Oilers vacancy. Yzerman did a tremendous job building a perennial favourite while he was at…

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Senators ship Chris Wideman to Oilers

Thursday, November 22, 2018

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The Ottawa Senators made a trade with the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday afternoon, dealing away blueliner Chris Wideman for a sixth-round pick in the 2020 NHL draft. Wideman had struggled this season, managing five points and a minus-9 rating through 19 games. He was also riding in the passenger seat and front-and-center during the Sens’ Uber…

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Sidney Crosby dangles Oilers for insane OT winner

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

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In case you were wondering (which you probably weren’t), Sidney Crosby still has it. The Penguins’ superstar center scored one of the better goals of his career in overtime Tuesday evening against the Edmonton Oilers. After a back-and-forth regulation session in which the two teams combined for 10 goals, the Connor McDavid vs. Crosby showdown…

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