By Kathryn Uggerholt
The Edmonton Oilers preseason got hockey fans talking for more than a couple of reasons.
Of the eight preseason games, the Oilers won five. They defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 2-4, the Calgary Flames twice by finals of 2-1 and 3-0, the Phoenix Coyotes 3-2 and the Minnesota Wild 4-3.
In one of the wins against the Calgary Flames, Devan Dubnyk recorded a shutout when he made 30 saves.
Ales Hemsky took to the ice for the first time since March. Hemsky injured his shoulder and had surgery on it in that month and missed the end of the season. He had 15:57 minutes of ice time with 3:27 of that coming on the power play.
The “Kid Line” of Jordan Eberle, Taylor Hall and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins amassed a total of seven points in a 3-2 victory over the Phoenix Coyotes. Nugent-Hopkins scored late in the opening period on the power play with one of the assists going to Hall. In the second period, Hall scored twice with an assist coming from Nugent-Hopki...