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General Manager Steve Tambellini announced today the Edmonton Oilers have recalled defenceman Taylor Chorney and forwards Lennart Petrell and Teemu Hartikainen from the Oklahoma City Barons of the American Hockey League. Chorney, 24, has played...

Jordan Eberle on After Hours

You had to feel for Edmonton Oilers’ winger Jordan Eberle; his team had just lost to their Alberta rival, Eberle had only just returned to from injury, and although Eberle is the team’s leading scorer, he had not been named to the All Stars game.  These could not have been easy topics for the sophomore, but those were of course the topics of choice. And then, you had to add...

Hall to return when Oilers host Flames tonight

After recently revealing the aftermath of the freak injury he sustained during the Oilers warm-up on Tuesday, Hall will be making a quick return to the line-up tonight when the Oilers host the Flames. During the very scary incident that could have been even worse, Hall slipped on a puck, fell to the ice and was accidentally stepped on by teammate Corey Potter. Hall needed 30 stitches...

Little Battle in Battle of Alberta

Oilers lose 6-2 to Flames If there were any doubts that this Edmonton Oilers team will not finish well in the basement of the league once again this year, they may have been removed with one single period. The Oilers came out flat and allowed three goals through the first 20 minutes. The best scoring chance and actual goal came from injured Taylor Hall who scored just as the buzzer...

The Marty Party at the IIHF World Juniors

The only country at the IIHF World Juniors to have two Edmonton Oilers’ prospects was Slovakia, and so for many Slovakia became a fan favourite. Defenceman Martin Marincin, at the time played for the Prince George Cougars, but has since been traded to the Regina Pats was paired up with fellow Slovakian and Oil Kings defenceman Martin Gernat. Fondly, these two were referred to as...

NHL names Jordan Eberle to All-Star Weekend

Oilers forward Jordan Eberle has been added to the 2012 NHL All-Star Weekend. Eberle was injured on January 7 and was not named to the NHL's original list of participants when they were initially announced on January 12. At the time of his inj...

Richard Cloutier: The Curious Case of Steve Tambellini

I don't read the Edmonton Sun for a range of reasons, but it's come to my attention this morning that they ran a story suggesting Steve Tambellini is soon to be re-signed as the Edmonton Oilers General Manager. One person told me on Twitter that it's a four-year extension? I don't know for sure. I didn't read the article. What I do know is Oiler fans are going...

Hall Shows His Frustration

from Terry Jones of the Edmonton Sun, Taylor Hall’s meltdown came in front of a national television audience on Saturday. So did the questioning of his coach’s decision to pull the goaltender in the later stage of a game when they were already three goals down. It was a reaction the Edmonton Oilers sophomore was regretting the next morning, even though many thought it was refreshing...

Ales Hemsky, other Oilers could be on the move

Numerous reports indicate that the Edmonton Oilers will be open for business coming up to the February 27 trade deadline. Oilers general manager Steve Tambellini could be taking calls on a number of players. Edmonton Oilers forward Ales Hemsky. Photo courtesy Flickr user bridgetds. One of them is forward Ales Hemsky, according to the Edmonton Journal and NHL general manager and...

Oilers' Eberle, Pens' Letang get All-Star nods

Edmonton Oilers forward Jordan Eberle and Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang have been added to the roster for Sunday's NHL All-Star game.

Jordan Eberle, Kris Letang headed to NHL All-Star game

NEW YORK - Edmonton Oilers forward Jordan Eberle and Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang have been added...

San Jose Sharks report for Monday's game at Edmonton Oilers

SHARKS AT EDMONTONFaceoff: 6:30 p.m. at Rexall PlaceTV/Radio: CSNCA, 98.5, 102.1, 92.1Oilers update: LW Taylor Hall had a little explaining to do Sunday after TV cameras caught him questioning in no uncertain terms his coach's decision to pull the goalie with more than two minutes left Saturday

Eberle, Letang headed to All-Star game (AP)

Edmonton Oilers forward Jordan Eberle and Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang have been added to the roster for Sunday's NHL All-Star game. Minnesota Wild forward Nick Johnson will join the group of rookies participating in the All-Star Skills Competition. Eberle and Letang replace injured Wild forward Mikko Koivu and Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien on the All...

San Jose Sharks (26-14-5) at Edmonton Oilers (17-26-4), 9:30 p.m. (ET)

The Pacific Division-leading Sharks have lost consecutive games for the first time this month. San Jose will try to avoid matching its longest skid of the season this evening as they visit the Edmonton Oilers.

THE TEAM TODAY: Sunday Skate

   SUNDAY, JANUARY 22 SUNDAY SKATE OIL SPILLS  VIDEO PRACTICE: Wake-Up Call - Comments from Gagner, Hall & Hordichuk INJURY UPDATE: Ryan Whitney RAW: Renney Sunday  AUDIO Taylor Hall Ryan Whitney Sam...


Was at a surprise birthday party for one of Jenn's friends last night and as I was at the bar buying drinks a woman said 'Are you Pat McLean? You used to coach my brother Ryan.'I looked at her and after a dim moment realized who she was, the younger sister of a kid I coached for three seasons twenty years ago.You're a lot taller than the last time I saw you, I remarked...
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