Tag Archive | "Sam Gagner"

VOTE: Fantasy 3 Stars of the Night December 9

Saturday, December 10, 2011

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How to Replace Max Pacioretty This Week

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

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Brendan Shanahan swung the Shanahammer today, suspending Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty for three games due to his hit on Kris Letang. If you haven’t seen the hit, click here. If you want to see the ruling, click here. None of that matters. What matters is how we will adapt to this current setback. Pacioretty…

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Split Stats: Home and Away Discrepancies

Saturday, December 11, 2010

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Sure it makes sense that most hockey players would perform better at home. There’s the encouragement of the hometown fans, the advantage of having last change, and of course the luxury of waking up in your own bed and having a home-cooked meal before the game. That being said, there shouldn’t be an overwhelming change…

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Nightly Scrap: Isles lose 13th straight game

Monday, November 22, 2010

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There has to be a point where the New York Islanders pick up a win.  Last night seemed like the perfect time to break out of their funk, facing an Atlanta Thrashers team that has picked up only 21 points in as many games.  However, the Thrashers showed the Isles just how much better they…

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Nightly Scrap: Blues extend streak; Flyers fall to Caps

Monday, November 8, 2010

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After a powerplay goal by Mike Green in overtime, the Philadelphia Flyers snapped their six game winning streak against the Washington Capitals. In an exciting, yet even match the two teams traded first period goals from Nikolai Zherdev and Eric Fehr and second period goals by Ville Leino and Alexander Semin.  Both rookie goaltenders, Braden Holtby…

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Nightly Scrap: Flyers, Bobrovsky win again at Consol

Saturday, October 30, 2010

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Sergei Bobrovsky won his second game at the Consol Energy Center as the Flyers overtook the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-2. After defenseman Kris Letang took a first period lead, Philadelphia would fire back with three straight goals– with two coming from Claude Giroux.  With 45 seconds left in the game Tyler Kennedy added a goal for…

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Oilers re-sign Sam Gagner for two years

Monday, August 30, 2010

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Sam Gagner will remain an Oiler as he re-signed with the team for two years and a reported 2.275 million cap hit. At only 21-years-old Gagner looks primed to continue playing in the NHL as he already potted 131 points in his NHL career. Last year the second generation center finished second on the team…

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Oilers Continue to Open Spots for Kids

Friday, July 23, 2010

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Ethan Moreau, check. Steve Staios, check. Patrick O’Sullivan, check. Now Shawn Horcoff, errr Robert Nilsson has left the team with both another open spot after being bought out by the Oilers earlier this season.  According to Jim Mathieson of the Edmonton Journal, Nilsson will leave for Salavat Yulaev in Ufa, Russia, in the Kontinental League.…

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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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