Found November 08, 2013 on The Hockey Daily:
If you like NHL trades, keep checking Twitter because there might be a blockbuster involving the Philadelphia Flyers in the immediate future. GM Paul Holmgren is in talks with the Edmonton Oilers about the availability of Jordan Eberle, according to…Read more →The post Philadelphia Flyers are talking trade with the Edmonton Oilers appeared first on The Hockey Daily.

Luke Schenn Back in Flyers’ Lineup Today

Flyers defenseman Luke Schenn will return to the lineup today as Philadelphia faces off against the Edmonton Oilers. The 24-year old blueliner has been a healthy scratch for the Flyers’ last 3 contests after a poor showing in the team’s first 12 games. Schenn led all NHL defensemen last year with 187 hits — good for 3rd most in the NHL by any player at any position. He also...

Game 16 Preview: Edmonton Oilers @ Philadelphia Flyers

Edmonton Oilers (4-11-2) @ Philadelphia Flyers (4-10-1), 1:00pm, NHL Network/CSN-Philly Well, a meeting between the second-worst and third-worst teams in the NHL took an interesting turn on Friday. After a day filled with several trade rumors between the two clubs, the Edmonton Oilers signed a recently released Philadelphia Flyer that was at least entertaining, if not productive...

Flyers will continue to shuffle lines

With the same players on the lineup card every night, the Flyers are running out of solutions to the same problems. Too many turnovers. Too few shots. A lot of forced passes. Not enough skating. What’s a coach to do when the same pieces of his puzzle never seem to fit? “I’m trying to find some life and some spark offensively,” Craig Berube said after a practice with new...

Yakupov gets vote of confidence, but was it legit?

Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins doesn’t make the final personnel call for this team.But he took it upon himself to squash those Nail Yakupov-to-the-Rangers trade rumors. He delivered that message to Yakupov personally.“I wanted him to know that all of these reports in the media, the people making up trades about him are absolutely, 100 percent untrue,” Eakins told the Edmonton...

Edmonton Oilers Trade Defenseman Ladislav Smid to Calgary Flames in Four-Player Deal

The Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames are two of the fiercest rivals in the NHL, but that hasn’t prevented them from making a trade early in the 2013-14 NHL season. Edmonton has dealt defenseman Ladislav Smid and goaltender Olivier Roy to Calgary in exchange for two prospects, center Roman Horak and goaltender Laurent Brossoit. #Oilers acquire G Laurent Brossoit and C Roman...

Report: Edmonton Oilers Sign Goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov

Ilya Bryzgalov is back in the NHL, and he’s reportedly going to the struggling Edmonton Oilers. TSN’s Aaron Ward first broke the news, which came right after the Oilers traded defenseman Ladislav Smid and goalie Olivier Roy to the Calgary Flames for two prospects. Bryzgalov to Edmonton #tsn— Aaron Ward (@aaronward_nhl) November 09, 2013 After two years of poor performances...

Coach Fred Shero Changed The Game

from the CP at The Hockey News, With 22 black-and-white pages, Fred Shero changed hockey. Before Shero coached the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1970s, NHL teams didn't do much in the way of systems. His playbook and standard for fundamentally sound hockey, more so than hitting or fighting, won the Broad Street Bullies two Stanley Cups. "Freddy revolutionized the...

Oilers agree to sign goalie Bryzgalov

The Edmonton Oilers say they have a verbal agreement in place to sign goalie Ilya Bryzgalov to a one-year contract. Bryzgalov's deal was contingent on the completion of trade with the Calgary Flames that cleared defenseman Ladislav Smid's $3.5 million cap hit off the books. The Philadelphia Flyers bought out of the final seven years of Bryzgalov's $51 million, nine...

The Oilers Had To Do Something

from Terry Jones of the Edmonton Sun, First, it announces to the long suffering fans of the Edmonton Oilers, who have watched their team finish 30th, 30th, 29th and 24th in the past four seasons, that once again it’s, “Wait ‘til next year.’ It declares the team has done the math and come to the realization finishing in the playoffs is already a massive mathematical...

Edmonton Oilers About To Sign Ilya Bryzgalov

#Oilers have reached a verbal agreement on a one-year contract with G Ilya Bryzgalov, pending completion of today's EDM-CGY trade. — Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) November 9, 2013

Flames and Oilers prospects facing criminal charges

A pair of NHL prospects could be in big trouble following an off-ice incident in Vancouver. CKNW radio in Vancouver reports Calgary Flames prospect defenseman Brett Kulak, 19, and Edmonton Oilers forward prospect Jackson Houck (pictured), 18, were each charged with assault causing bodily harm. Kulak also has a secondary charge of making threats to cause death or bodily harm. The...
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