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General Manager Steve Tambellini announced today the Edmonton Oilers have recalled centre Josh Green from the Oklahoma City Barons of the American Hockey League.
Green, 34, has played 19 games this season with the Barons recording 17 points (7G...
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Twenty-five games into the 2011-2012 season, Oilers winger Magnus Paajarvi was in trouble. Following a 34-point campaign in 2010-2011, Paajarvi had apparently fallen off a ledge, and had no goals and just three points through 25 games. He was also a minus-2 while seeing his time on ice decrease over three minutes from the previous season.The Oilers made the decision to send him down...
Las Vegas in the olden days must have been something else. The NHL will be expanding soon, 2 more teams are required to make things work. Among the possible cities are Toronto 2.0, Quebec City, Las Vegas, Seattle, Kansas City. The old KC Scouts are in town tonight.Steve Tambellini could help this team by adding a veteran defenseman now. I understand the hope is that Ryan Whitney...
When news leaked that Ryan Smyth had asked for a trade home to Edmonton, Oilers fans immediately thought back to Chris Pronger’s trade request and felt that finally hockey karma was making things right. They knew that Los Angeles King’s GM Dean Lombardi was in a difficult situation, but that this was an easy trade for Oilers’ GM Steve Tambellini where the Oilers could make...
from David Staples of the Edmonton Journal, Mark Spector of Sportsnet and the Team 1260 had Los Angeles Kings GM Dean Lombardi on his radio show this afternoon.
The top of Lombardi’s complaint about the Oilers trading him an injured Colin Fraser for Ryan Smyth this past July came up.
“I apologize to Edmonton, and the NHL. I was wrong, the way I handled that,” Lombardi told...
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (photo by Andy Devlin / EOHC)
Edmonton Oilers centre Ryan Nugent-Hopkins has been selected to attend the 2012 NHL All-Star Weekend...
The Edmonton Oilers were struggling prior to losing their lone All-Star and their leading scorer to injury.
It may not get any easier facing the Anaheim Ducks.
Edmonton looks to avoid an eighth straight home loss to Anaheim when the teams meet Friday night.
With a nucleus of Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle and rookie Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, the Oilers got off to a surprising 8-2-2 start...
Kevin Smith seems to do a little bit of everything in Hollywood; he’s an actor, writer, director, producer and huge hockey fan.
Smith’s favourite teams are the the New Jersey Devils and the Edmonton Oilers. Tonight, the New Jersey Devils are playing in Edmonton and so Kevin Smith teamed up with the Oilers to hold a movie contest to watch the game and spend time with Kevin Smith...
Match-up- Devils (23-17-2 - 48 points) @ Oilers (16-22-3 - 35 points)
TV - TSN, MSG Plus (HD)
Puck drop - 9:00 PM ET
Last 10: New Jersey 5-4-1 / Edmonton - 2-8-0
Projected starting goalies - Johan Hedberg (NJ) vs Nikolai Khabibulin (EDM)
Battle of the stats
Goals for/against per game
Edmonton - 2.68 / 2.83
New Jersey - 2.60 / 2.90
Powerplay/Penalty Kill percentage...
THURSDAY, JANUARY 12
IN FOCUS: RNH All-Star
RAW: Renney Thursday
Ryan Nugent Hopkins
Oilers Injury Report
Current Line C...
Love Bill Murray as regular visitors here know. Love his work but love the stories of him showing up at random gatherings even more. Cool cool guy. Waiting for him to show up at my door one night, preferably with some cigarettes and steaks, and we'll hang out on the back deck drinking good beer and scotch, shooting the ****. And Bill, if you're reading this, bring me a puppy...
With two-thirds of the Oilers' Lottery Line on the shelf with injury, the Edmonton Oilers, long compilers of young talent thanks to a five-year playoff absence, are turning to another youngster to help fill the void.
Johan Hedberg vs. Nikolai Khabibulin