Cam Talbot

Cult of Hockey: The secret good thing about Cam Talbot

Cam Talbot was born in Caledonia, Ont., on July 5, 1987. He was traded by the New York Rangers to the Edmonton Oilers on June 27, 2015, in exchange …

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Oil Spills podcast: Edmonton Oilers' big deal for new backup goalie

Hockey writers Jim Matheson and Robert Tychkowski talk to sports editor Craig Ellingson about the Edmonton Oilers' signing of Mikko Koskinen, a …

NHL

Oilers sign G Mikko Koskinen to 1-year deal - Mikko Koskinen | EDM

Edmonton has signed Mikko Koskinen to a one-year contract.

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Five things that shocked the NHL world in 2017-18

We’d like to meet whoever picked the Vegas Golden Knights to win the Pacific Division, but we’re afraid such person does not exist.<p>Adding to the …

Ice Hockey

Connor McDavid has 3 assists, Oilers beat Golden Knights 4-3

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) -- Very few teams can boast of a winning record against the Vegas Golden Knights this season. The Edmonton Oilers are …

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Cam Talbot has no doubt he’ll rebound for Edmonton Oilers

So who is the “real” Cam Talbot?<p>The man himself has no doubt.<p>“I have a pretty good feeling,” Talbot said after Edmonton Oilers practice on Wednesday. …

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Dougie Hamilton helps Flames snap seven-game losing skid

Dougie Hamilton continues to impress despite what's become a disappointing season for the Calgary Flames.<p>Hamilton's league-leading 17th goal by a defenceman helped Calgary snap a seven-game losing streak with a 3-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday night.<p>"Quick release. (His shot) comes on …

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Five NHL teams who disappointed in 2017-18

For every good story in the NHL this season, like the unexpected success of the Vegas Golden Knights and the quick turnaround of the New Jersey …

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GAME STORY: Canucks 2, Oilers 1

<b>VANCOUVER, BC -</b> Jacob Markstrom made 35 saves and Derrick Pouliot scored the game-winner early in the third period as the Vancouver Canucks edged the …

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Anaheim looked like sitting Ducks against Edmonton Oilers until late rally

Interesting, winning strategy by the Anaheim Ducks in the OT Sunday, just play keep away and absolutely refuse to let Connor McDavid or Leon …

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NHL Weekender: Rule change coming in time for the playoffs?

Oilers goalie Cam Talbot is tired with the inconsistency of goaltender interference calls. Norm Hall/Getty Images<p><i>At the end of every workweek,</i> …

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Wilshere picks up latest injury, will miss Netherlands match

Death, taxes, and an injury for Jack Wilshere.<p>Sadly, few things in English football are as certain as another fitness issue for the Arsenal …

Soccer

Notre Dame, Ohio State among No. 1 seeds in NCAA Hockey Championship bracket

Notre Dame, Ohio State, Cornell, and St. Cloud State will make up the four No. 1 seeds in the NCAA Hockey Championship bracket.<p>St. Cloud State is …

Notre Dame

Five Takeaways - Leafs vs Canadiens - 03/17/18 | theScore.com

• Kings re-sign blue-liner LaDue to 2-year pact<br>• Report: Dodgers' Utley to retire at end of season<br>• Super Bowl 50 ring given to Von Miller's brother up for …

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Both teams in wild-card spots keep close to Flyers

LOS ANGELES - Keith Kincaid stopped 38 saves for his first shutout of the season, helping the New Jersey Devils improve their playoff positioning …

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Canucks snap scoring drought equal to nearly 4 full games

Stop the presses. The Vancouver Canucks have scored a goal.<p>Nikolay Goldobin fired one home on a power play midway through the first period against …

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Sens' Dzingel helped off after taking Hoffman slap shot to back of head

Ottawa Senators forward Ryan Dzingel was forced to leave Saturday's game in Columbus after taking a Mike Hoffman slap shot to the back of the …

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Tarasenko leaves game vs. Rangers with injury

The St. Louis Blues' playoff hopes are fading, and now they've lost their best player to an injury.<p>Vladimir Tarasenko sustained an ailment Saturday …

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Jets' Scheifele returns to lineup after 5-game absence

Winnipeg Jets forward Mark Scheifele will play Sunday against the Dallas Stars after missing the last five games with an upper-body injury, head …

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Canadiens set franchise record for road regulation losses

The 2017-18 Montreal Canadiens made history for all the wrong reasons Saturday.<p>In getting squashed 4-0 by the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Air Canada …

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Maple Leafs recall Sparks with Andersen out

The Toronto Maple Leafs recalled goaltender Garret Sparks from the AHL, the team announced Thursday.<p>Workhorse starter Frederik Andersen left …

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Preds' Jarnkrok out for season with upper-body injury

Nashville Predators forward Calle Jarnkrok will miss the remainder of the regular season with an upper-body injury, the team announced Thursday.<p>The …

St. Patrick's Day

Laine's assist helps set longest point streak by teenager in NHL history

Patrik Laine made NHL history on Thursday.<p>Picking up an assist against the Chicago Blackhawks, the Winnipeg Jets superstar extended his point streak …

Ice Hockey

Price returns to practice for 1st time since suffering concussion

The Montreal Canadiens welcomed goaltender Carey Price back to practice for the first time since he suffered a concussion Feb. 20.<p>Price had …

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Watch: Leafs' Van Riemsdyk stays hot with 2 goals in 3 minutes

James van Riemsdyk is on some kind of roll.<p>The Toronto Maple Leafs forward scored two goals in a span of exactly three minutes against the Buffalo …

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Calgary Flames blank Edmonton Oilers

CALGARY — The quotes in the morning all had the same theme.Big was part of every Calgary Flames player’s TV sound bite.“Big game, really big game, we …

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Recap: Oilers 2, Islanders 1 SO

The New York Islanders were 1:50 away from striking oil, but but saw a 1-0 lead slip to a 2-1 shootout loss Thursday night in Edmonton.<p>Thomas …

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Solving the NHL's Goalie Interference Problem

It seems to happen almost every game now, and even multiple times a game if you’re especially unlucky. Both new and experienced hockey fans have been …

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Dreger | Puljujarvi was not in play prior to trade deadline

When it comes to potential trade chips the Edmonton Oilers have to offer, Jesse Puljujarvi occasionally comes up.<p>The 19-year-old winger, who was the …

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Is Cam Talbot still Edmonton's answer in goal?

Last season, <b>Cam Talbot</b> was one of the driving forces behind an <b>Edmonton Oilers</b> team that appeared to be on the rise. The squad could count on his …

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