If you didn’t realize that it was April 1st this morning, the latest Oilers’ press release may have caught you off guard:
Setting an unprecedented sporting spectacle, Oilers President and COO Patrick LaForge announced Sunday the Edmonton Oilers issued a challenge to the Edmonton Eskimos to go head-to-head in a two-game, total-point series later this spring. In addition to bragging...
Tom Renney is not the first Oilers’ head coach to be fined for questioning the actions and calls of the officials, but he is the most recent. Following Monday night’s game in Los Angeles and yet another evening of calls that seemed to favour the other team Renney skirted around the questions on officiating as best he could, but did say “Maybe they need Hollywood (Kings) in...
Edmonton Oilers coach Tom Renney was fined $10,000 by the NHL for his comments following Monday's 2-0 loss to the Los Angeles Kings.
Renney was upset with what he perceived to be favorable treatment toward the Kings because "maybe they (the NHL) need Hollywood in the playoffs."
Edmonton (32-39-9) will miss the postseason for the sixth straight season.
NEW YORK (April 3, 2012)—Edmonton Oilers head coach Tom Renney has been fined $10,000 for comments made following NHL Game #1188 at Los Angeles on Monday, April 2, the National Hockey League announced today.
This may be the quote that forced the fine.. “Maybe they need Hollywood (Kings) in the playoffs, I’m not sure”
Teemu Hartikainen gave Edmonton an early lead with his first two goals of the season, Devan Dubnyk made 32 saves and the Oilers beat Anaheim 2-1 on Sunday night in the Ducks' final home game of the season.
Teemu Selanne scored for the Ducks, and Jonas Hiller stopped 13 shots. Hiller, who has set franchise records with 70 starts and 71 appearances, finished his home slate 19...
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Hey, so tonight's Oilers/Ducks game. Considering both teams are completely out of the playoff race and the game was meaningless, they gave us lots to talk about.
- Teemu Night in Anaheim. The Oilers Teemu Hartikainen got two goals, and looked great playing on a line with Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Jordan Eberle. The Ducks...
LA KINGS 39-27-1391 pts, 3rd in Western ConferencevsEDMONTON OILERS32-38-973 pts, 14th in Western Conference
Oilers lead Season Series 2-1
7:30pm, Staples CenterLos Angeles, CAPRIME TICKET
BEST PLAYER TO WEAR BOTH COLORS THAT IF HE HAD STAYED WITH THE KINGSTHIS SEASON HE WOULD BE THE KINGS 4TH OVERALL SCORER AND TIED FOR 3RD IN GOALS:
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