Tag Archive | "Edmonton Oilers"

Jets, Oilers sign their RFA defenseman 

Monday, September 17, 2018

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The Winnipeg Jets got the ball rolling on Sunday when they signed Josh Morrissey to a two-year contract extension worth $6.3 million ($3.15M AAV).  Signing Morrissey set the market for the Edmonton Oilers and their own 23-year-old defenseman, Darnell Nurse. This afternoon the Oilers signed Nurse to a two-year deal worth $6.4 million ($3.2M AAV). …

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NHL Mock Draft 2018: No.10 — Jesperi Kotkaniemi

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

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The Edmonton Oilers snapped a 10-year streak of missing the playoffs in 2017 and entered 2018 as one of the favourites to win the Stanley Cup.  The Oilers started the season at 4-7-1 and never got back over .500. Somehow, the Oilers went from being a Cup favourite to drafting in the top-10 in a…

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What to Look for in Early Results

Thursday, October 5, 2017

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Navigating a new season is difficult in all fantasy sports, but the NHL is showing more and more statistical and player turnover from year to year, and it makes the beginning of the year challenging to project. Opening Night showcased one glaring example, as the Flyers scored five times in San Jose. Last season, Philadelphia…

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DailyFaceoff 2017-18 NHL Predictions

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

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Oops. I guess I started my season previews too late because I only made it to Ottawa… not even close. Well let’s skip Philadelphia to Winnipeg and just get to my season predictions. This season we could truly see a changing of the guard in the NHL with former basement dwellers like the Edmonton Oilers…

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2017-18 Season Preview: New York Islanders

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

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One year after reaching the 100-point plateau for the second straight season, the New York Islanders found themselves out of the playoffs in 2016-17, but the future still remains bright in Brooklyn. There are a couple of reasons to like what lies ahead of the Islanders and it started when they stepped away from head…

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2017-18 Season Preview: Edmonton Oilers

Monday, September 18, 2017

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The Edmonton Oilers missed the playoffs for 10 consecutive seasons (2007-to-2016) but found themselves back in the postseason in Connor McDavid’s second season in the NHL. After seeing his rookie season cut short by a broken clavicle, McDavid appeared in all 82 games last year and led all players with 100 points (30G / 70A).…

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: Edmonton Oilers

Monday, September 26, 2016

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We are 16 days away from the start of the NHL season. The scheduling of your Fantasy Hockey drafts have begun. The DraftKit is on sale and it is time to start previewing the 2016-17 NHL season. I will be previewing two teams every day and each preview will consist of: Projected Line Combinations, a breakdown of each team’s…

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DailyFaceoff Podcast: Episode 15 – He’s McBack!

Friday, February 5, 2016

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This week, Seegs, Beebs and D rave about Connor McDavid’s glorious return to the Oilers’ lineup. They also name a few players they expect to tear it up down the stretch as well as shed some light on some Fantasy Hockey unsung heroes and prospects who should become fantasy relevant. Be sure to subscribe on both…

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DailyFaceoff Podcast: Episode 11 – OilersNation Takeover

Friday, December 18, 2015

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This week Seegs and D welcome baggedmilk and jeanshorts from Oilers Nation and the North x NorthGretz Podcast to the show. They talk some Fantasy Hockey, but mostly Edmonton Oilers, like Connor McDavid, Taylor Hall, Leon Draisaitl and Cam Talbot, to try and give you a clear idea of what is going on in Edmonton…

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DailyFaceoff Podcast: Episode 6 – McClavicle

Monday, November 9, 2015

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Episode 6 of the DailyFaceoff Podcast is now available on iTunes and SoundCloud! On this episode Seegs, Beebs and D discuss the Connor McDavid injury and it’s affect on the Edmonton Oilers, Fantasy Hockey and NHL as a whole. They also take a look at the NHL’s most productive lines and introduce a new segment…

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