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Crashing the Net: Tanguay Returns

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

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Welcome to this week’s edition of Crashing the Net. For this 17th week of the season we’re going to take a look at the top five players that you might want to add to your roster this week. We hope you will be able to utilize this article in order to gain a competitive advantage…

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Teams Lining up to Settle Before Arbitration

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

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A few weeks ago we released an arbitration list which named the players ready to do battle with their employers. From that list a vast majority settled with the exception of Stanley Cup winner Antti Niemi. Let’s take a short look at who settled and who is still prepared to go to war: James Wisniewski…

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Fantasy Season in Review: Edmonton Oilers

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

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Offensive Corps: Dustin Penner led the Oilers in goals, assists, points, powerplay goals and shots.  To be honest he represented the lone offensive threat once Ales Hemsky went down with injuries.  His 63 points marked a career-high in his fourth full NHL season.  At this point, expect Penner to continue to carry the offense and…

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Hemsky Done For The Year

Saturday, November 28, 2009

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As I mentioned yesterday, there were rumours circulating that Oilers star Ales Hemsky would require surgery to fix a shoulder problem. Well, these rumours were true and Hensky will miss the rest of the season. A hit from behind by Michal Handzus aggrevated a nagging shoulder injury, and Hemsky said he could no longer play…

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N-H1N1-L

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

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The world’s most famous flu has made it’s way to the NHL and we’ve already seen it affect multiple teams, but perhaps more than anyone, the Oilers.  Edmonton players have been battling flu-like symptoms for a few days now and just recently Ladislav Smid has been diagnosed with swine flu.  Add to the list Lubomir…

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Edmonton Oilers 2009/10 Season Preview

Thursday, September 3, 2009

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Edmonton Oilers 2008/09: 38-35-9 – 85 pts (4th in Northwest, 11th in West) Arrived: Nikolai Khabibulin (CHI), Mike Comrie (OTT) Departed: Dwayne Roloson (NYI), Kyle Brodziak (MIN), Ales Kotalik (NYR) The only thing worse than a disappointing 2008-09 campaign for the Edmonton Oilers was an even worse 2009 off-season.  They swapped team MVP Roloson for…

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