Leon Draisaitl

Year in Review: Leon Draisaitl still needs to prove he can carry his own line

<i>This is one part of a player-by-player Year in Review series we’ll be doing over the next couple months as we look back on the 2017-18 Edmonton</i> …

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Anaheim Ducks Fans Love to Hate These 5 Players

For a good rivalry, there need to be flashpoints. Those flashpoints don’t happen haphazardly, people are behind them. We present five players Anaheim …

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John Tavares in Five Easy Steps

In the real world, the Oilers aren’t in the mix for John Tavares. In the real world, the Oilers don’t need John Tavares. In the real world, the …

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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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Carlo, Nash both knocked out of B's win

The games aren't played on paper, but roster-building is.<p>And on paper, the Bruins felt a pretty big need for another top-six scorer. If they hadn't, …

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Oil Spills podcast: Is Connor McDavid NHL MVP?

Hockey Hall of Fame writer Jim Matheson talks to sports editor Craig Ellingson about Connor McDavid, the Edmonton Oilers captain who has been scoring …

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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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Top 18 questions about the Edmonton Oilers for the rest of 2017-18 season

Game Day 75: Oilers vs Kings<p>The top 18 questions about the Edmonton Oilers for the rest of the 2017-18 season?<p>Will Connor McDavid win the scoring …

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Edmonton Oilers end road trip against struggling Senators

It’s too late to get them into the playoffs, but the Edmonton Oilers have finally put together an extended stretch of solid hockey.<p>“Better defence–no …

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Third period outburst lifts Edmonton Oilers to win over Ottawa Senators

The Edmonton Oilers scored four goals in the third period to drub the Ottawa Senators 6-2 on Thursday night.<p>“We’re scoring a little bit more, the …

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Canes LIVE To Go: Oilers roll past Hurricanes, 7-3

The Edmonton Oilers cruised easily over the Carolina Hurricanes, 7-3. Leon Draisaitl led the way for the Oilers with four points on a goal and three …

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With Devils in town, Sharks will get firsthand look at top contender for MVP

As the season winds down, whispers surrounding players' awards candidacies are turning into full-blown conversations. None are more interesting than …

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Leon Draisaitl leads the charge as Edmonton Oilers tame Hurricanes

Leon Draisaitl had a goal and three assists while leading the Edmonton Oilers to a 7-3 triumph over the Carolina Hurricanes Tuesday night.<p>Carolina …

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Where does Evander Kane's four-goal game rank in Sharks history?

Where does Evander Kane's four-goal game rank in Sharks history?<p>Sharks winger Evander Kane returns to his hometown of Vancouver on Saturday, fresh …

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Canadiens need to look in mirror before moving forward

The Montreal Canadiens have been a colossal disappointment in 2017-18. Instead of building on their first-round playoff exit from last year, the Habs …

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Ducks lose Bieksa for 2-5 weeks

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) Anaheim Ducks defenseman Kevin Bieksa will be out for two to five weeks after surgery to remove scar tissue from his left …

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Avalanche top line isn’t just about MacKinnon

With 85 points in just 62 games played, Nathan MacKinnon isn’t just blowing away any other season he’s enjoyed in the NHL, he’s scoring at a pace …

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San Jose Sharks’ Hertl scores OT winner against Edmonton Oilers

Tomas Hertl scored with 2:20 left in overtime to give the San Jose Sharks a 4-3 win over the Edmonton Oilers Wednesday night at Rogers Place.<p>The …

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Wednesday Morning Hot Links

Good Morning everyone. The Oilers laid an egg last night against the Flames, maybe these links will help.Lowetide wrote an excellent piece regarding …

Edmonton Oilers

Patrik Laine's next contract

In the coming weeks (and maybe months), we’ll have a complete view of just how accomplished Patrik Laine winds up being following his first two NHL …

Ice Hockey

MORNING SKATE REPORT: Oilers at Flames

The Oilers are on the road for another edition of the Battle of Alberta.<p>The game can be seen on Sportsnet and Sportsnet One, and heard on 630 CHED …

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In Depth | Edmonton Oilers

FOREWORD<p>BY DYLAN STROME<p><i>Ryan was flying from Toronto to Chicago, I was flying from Arizona to Chicago. We were on the plane at the same time.</i><p><i>As soon</i> …

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NHL Daily Fantasy Sports Outlook for Non-Playoff Canadian Teams

The Edmonton Oilers, Montreal Canadiens, and Ottawa Senators were poised to make deep playoff runs this season. However, with less than 18 games left …

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Morning Skate Updates: Islanders at Oilers

<i>The New York Islanders take on the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night at 9 p.m. et. Watch the game on MSG+2 or MSG GO. Listen live on 88.7FM, 660AM or</i> …

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Edmonton Oilers | Connor McDavid's Optimal Wingers

The 2017-18 edition of the Edmonton Oilers will not be a playoff team. That’s the tough reality facing Peter Chiarelli, Todd McLellan and the rest of …

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Devils-Oilers to play in Sweden, Panthers-Jets in Finland in 2018-19

NEW YORK -- Taylor Hall and the New Jersey Devils will face off against Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers to open the regular season in …

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Oilers, Devils to play in Sweden; Jets, Panthers in Finland for NHL Global Series

Taylor Hall and the New Jersey Devils will face off against Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers to open the regular season in Gothenburg, Sweden, …

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NHL, NHLPA Announce 2018 NHL Global Series | NHL.com

<b>NEW YORK/TORONTO (March 6, 2018) -</b> The National Hockey League (NHL®) and the National Hockey League Players' Association (NHLPA), in conjunction with …

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NHL announces 2018 Global Series dates, locations, ticket information | NHL.com

The Edmonton Oilers and New Jersey Devils will play their 2018-19 season-opening game at the Scandinavium in Gothenburg, Sweden, on Oct. 6 (7 p.m. …

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Dates, opponents announced as Oilers open 2018-19 in Germany and Sweden

<b>NEW YORK/TORONTO (March 6, 2018) -</b> The National Hockey League (NHL®) and the National Hockey League Players' Association (NHLPA), in conjunction with …

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