Found March 03, 2014 on Pro Sports Daily:
The Edmonton Oilers did a goaltending shuffle a few weeks back and apparently they liked what they have seen. On Monday they reportedly signed Ben Scrivens to a new two-year deal. The contract, which hasn't been announced by the team but has been reported by numerous outlets, is moderately price according to Sportsnet's John Shannon. The deal is for $4.6 million, or $2.3 million per season. For a starting NHL goaltender, that's a pretty great price. Scrivens was acquired by the Oilers a few weeks ago in a trade with the Los Angeles Kings. It came just minutes after the Oilers swung a deal with the Predators, sending Devan Dubnyk to Nashville. Dubynk, meanwhile, was placed on waivers by the Preds on Monday with the return of Pekka Rinne imminent.

Ben Scrivens signs two-year deal with Edmonton Oilers

The Edmonton Oilers have reached a two-year contract with goaltender Ben Scrivens, the deal is reportedly worth $4.6 million. That is 2.3 million a season, remarkably cheap for starting goalie, especially one that possesses the skill-set of Scrivens.  As a guy that has watched Edmonton Oilers hockey for over 25 years I can't recall the team on and someone that I would call reliable...

Ben Scrivens Signs on for More

The Edmonton Oilers have made their decision with Ben Scrivens. Maybe. While the team has had quite possibly their worst year of their rebuild this year, goaltending issues had to be the cherry on the top of a mountain of troubles. The team had stuck with and developed Devan Dubnyk but ultimately decided that he wasn’t going to be the team’s starting goaltender. Now, it looks...

Oilers' Nail Yakupov day-to-day after MRI reveals no broken bones

The good news is that Edmonton Oilers' winger Nail Yakupov doesn't have any broken bones in his foot or ankle.  The bad news is that it still hurts like blazes.Yakupov had an MRI on Friday that alleviated concerns that he may have suffered a fracture when a shot off the stick of Justin Schultz, a glancing blow that had even Oilers' coach Dallas Eakins cringing.“That...

Oilers Sign Ben Scrivens, Place Philip Larsen on Waivers by   Steven Ellis

The  Edmonton Oilers have signed Ben Scrivens to a two year contract worth just $2M per season. Scrivens, who allowed three goals on 21 shots in most recent start on Friday against Minnesota,  has a 10-9-4 record with a fantastic 2.02 goals-against average and .934 save percentage. The former Toronto Maple Leafs prospect was acquired by the Oilers back in January [...]

Wild trade for Oilers goalie Bryzgalov

Minnesota general manager Chuck Fletcher got a jump on the NHL's trade deadline. With Wednesday afternoon's deadline closing in, Fletcher and the Wild made a move to fortify their goaltending depth by acquiring veteran Ilya Bryzgalov from the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for a fourth-round draft pick which was originally acquired from Buffalo last April as part of the Jason...

BREAKING: Ilya Bryzgalov To Wild, Fasth To Oilers, Penner To Caps

The Oilers started the season with Devan Dubnyk and Jason LaBarbera in net and that didn't work out so well, so GM Craig MacTavish signed Ilya Bryzgalov for the reminder of the sesaon, shipped Dubs off to the Preds, traded HannaBarbera to the Hawks for "future considerations" and traded for Ben Scrivens. After letting the dust settle a bit, Scribbles bubbled up to become...

WATCH: Hockey fight turns ugly during Oilers/Flames game.

During yesterday’s Oilers/Flames contest, the Oilers’ Luke Gazdic and the Flames’ Kevin Westgarth got into what appeared to be an evenly matched fight. Despite the imminent danger the participants are in during a fight, it is still one of the more exciting things that takes place during a hockey game. That is, until something goes wrong and a player is hit the wrong way, lands...

Oilers deal G Bryzgalov to Minnesota

The Edmonton Oilers have dealt goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov to the Minnesota Wild, in exchange for a fourth-round draft choice in 2014. Minnesota was in the market for a goalie after Josh Harding’s entry into treatment for his multiple sclerosis, and after today’s news that Nicklas Backstrom will likely remain out for the rest of the year with an abdominal injury. Bryzgalov joined...

Wild Get Bryzgalov From Edmonton

#Oilers have acquired a 2014 fourth-round draft pick from the @mnwild in exchange for goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov. — Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) March 4, 2014

Ilya Bryzgalov traded to Wild for pick; Oilers targeting Viktor Fasth

The Minnesota Wild were clearly in the market for a goaltender and on Tuesday they got one, just not one of the goalies people were expecting. Ilya Bryzgalov is headed to Minnesota. The Edmonton Oilers sent Bryzgalov to the Wild in exchange for Minnesota's fourth-round pick, a pick that was acquired in the deal for Jason Pominville last year. With Niklas Backstrom hurting and...

Wild acquire goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov from Edmonton

News reporters, the beat writers that actually make money covering the team live for the trade deadline.  Its a chance for a fresh story, for some drama and the chance to interview someone different for a change.  On that note the Minnesota Wild did their part to provide a bounty of interesting quotes when they acquired goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov from the Edmonton Oilers for a 4th...

Does Edmonton’s Sam Gagner makes sense for Preds?

At 2:00pm Central on Wednesday, the NHL’s trade deadline kicks in and the Nashville Predators could be involved. Will pending unrestricted free agent David Legwand will be moved? Is the team just looking for a future piece? Are they in the market for someone to help the cause right now, even if they’re a rental? Predators Assistant General Manager Paul Fenton went on 1250 WSSP...

Wild trade Ilya Bryzgalov from Edmonton

The Minnesota Wild have acquired Ilya Bryzgalov from the Edmonton Oilers for a fourth round draft. Bryzgalov (5-8-5, .908 SV% and a 3.01 GAA) is probably expendable with the emergence of Ben Scrivens."Bryzgalov is a quality veteran that adds depth to the goaltending position for our team," Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher said.

LeBrun: Ducks trade Viktor Fasth to Edmonton

The Edmonton Oilers have made a goalie swap, trading Ilya Bryzgalov to Minnesota and adding Viktor Fasth from Anaheim: Viktor Fasth to Edmonton also a done deal. — Pierre LeBrun (@Real_ESPNLeBrun) March 4, 2014 The details of compensation are forthcoming.

Oilers Rumor: Goaltending now set for the next decade

The Edmonton Oilers have over the last couple of days, have solidified their goaltending situation with the signing of Ben Scrivens to a contract extension and following that up with the acquisition of Viktor Fasth from the Ducks for a couple of mid-round picks.The acquisition of Fasth allowed Oilers general manager Craig MacTavish to then deal Ilya Bryzgalov to the Wild for a forth...
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