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Wayne Gretzky, Paul Coffey and ... Sam Gagner?
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Sittler talks Gagner's 'magical' night

Darryl Sittler knows exactly how Sam Gagner felt. ''Everything falls into place,'' he said. ''Every shot you take pretty well goes in or you make a pass and the guy completes it. It's magical those types of nights. They don't happen very often.'' Gagner finished with eight points -- four goals, four assists -- in Edmonton's 8-4 victory...

Gagner still in awe of his 8-point night

Sam Gagner was still having trouble Friday believing his name is in the Edmonton Oilers record book alongside the likes of Wayne Gretzky and Paul Coffey. Gagner moved himself into such lofty company after registering a club record-tying eight points in Edmonton's 8-4 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday. ''You can't really recreate a memory like that,'...

Oilers beat NHL-leading Red Wings

Sam Gagner continued to rack up the points and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins scored the shootout winner as the Edmonton Oilers beat the league-leading Detroit Red Wings 5-4 on Saturday night. Gagner had two goals and an assist one night after his eight-point game in Edmonton's 8-4 win over Chicago. He also scored in the shootout. The Oilers blew a 3-1 lead in the third period but sent...

Gagner has 4 goals, 4 assists in Oilers' win

Sam Gagner had four goals and four assists in the NHL's first eight-point game in 23 years, and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Chicago Blackhawks 8-4 on Thursday night.

Aaron Musick: 2-12 in division

Food for thought: Sam Gagner's four goal, eight point night is more goals and points than the Avs have had all week. Yes people, that is the record in the division. Not pretty is it? The Minnesota Wild scored early in the game off one of the few mistakes the Avs made and then held on to beat the Avs 1-0. Niklas Backstrom made 37 saves, most of them of the pedestrian...

Chicago goaltending is like leftover breakfast oatmeal: cold and lumpy

All across Canada this morning, children everywhere were clamoring for oatmeal with berries for their breakfast, after hearing about Sam Gagner’s morning meal. Meanwhile, in the Chicagoland area, children were seriously reconsidering their breakfast options, especially if they’re playing goal. Every NHL goalie has one game a season that comes under the moniker of “not a...

Oilers' Gagner posts rare 8-point game (AP)

Sam Gagner had four goals and four assists in the NHL's first eight-point game in 23 years, and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Chicago Blackhawks 8-4 on Thursday night. Gagner fell two points shy of matching the mark of 10, set by Toronto's Darryl Sittler on Feb. 7, 1976, but he tied the club record of eight that is held by Wayne Gretzky and defenseman Paul Coffey.

Sittler marvels over Gagner's 'magical' night

TORONTO (AP) - Darryl Sittler knows exactly how Sam Gagner felt."Everything falls into place," he said. "Every shot you take pretty well goes in or you make a pass and the guy completes it. It's magical those types of nights. They don't happen very often."Gagner finished with eight points _ ...

Great 8! Oiler has historic night

PHT: Sam Gagner had four goals and four assists to match the second-highest scoring game in NHL history, and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Chicago Blackhawks 8-4 on Thursday night.

Gagner has 4 goals, 4 assists in Oilers' win

Sam Gagner had four goals and four assists in the NHL's first eight-point game in 23 years, and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Chicago Blackhawks 8-4 on Thursday night.

Oilers blow 3-1 lead but top Red Wings in shootout

Sam Gagner continued to rack up the points and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins scored the shootout winner as the Edmonton Oilers beat the league-leading Detroit Red Wings 5-4 on Saturday night.

Shaune Vetter: Game day vs Hawks

There aren't many teams that the Flames struggle more against than the Chicago Blackhawks and, thanks to Sam Gagne channeling Wayne Gretzky for a night, there probably isn't a team in a worse mood right now than said Hawks. It's often considered to be a boon when your opponent plays the previous night. When that opponent gets shellacked, however, it may change the stakes...

Most Points In A NHL Game

  The most points scored in a National Hockey League regular-season game: 10 (6g-4a) - Darryl Sittler, Toronto, vs. Boston, Feb. 7, 1976. 8 (5-3) - Maurice Richard, Montreal, vs. Detroit, Dec. 28, 1944. 8 (4-4) Bert Olmstead, Montreal, vs. Chicago, Jan. 9, 1954. 8 (4-4) Tom Bladon, Philadelphia, vs. Cleveland, Dec. 11, 1977. 8 (5-3) Bryan Trottier, N.Y. Islanders, vs. N.Y...
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