Found March 23, 2013 on
The Edmonton Oilers prepare themselves for tonight's must-win battle again the St. Louis Blues. Here's some roster notes. You're not going to like some of them.
- Ryan Nugent-Hopkins will miss a second straight game with a virus. They're not exactly sure what's wrong with him because he's taking longer to bounce back from it than other players did on the team when they had the flu.
- Eric Be...
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Word from Hockey God Bob McKenzie just now regarding top NCAA prospect Danny DeKeyser. According to McKenzie, DeKeyser has been approached directly by Edmonton Oilers owner Daryl Katz. DeKeyser is 6' 3", 198lbs and is described as a solid two-way defenseman.
This would be huge for the Oilers if it occurs. Having DeKeyser, Justin Schultz, Jeff Petry and Oscar Klefbom as...
Those of you who listened to Bob Stauffer's show today heard plenty about Ladislav Smid. For those of you who missed the broadcast, allow me to reiterate some of what was said:
Ladislav Smid is a solid defensive defenseman. He's a good team guy, and someone who provides the Oilers with solid 3/4 minutes. There are some limitations, if you will, to his game. He doesn'...
The Edmonton Oilers have agreed to a three-year entry-level contract with centre Travis Ewanyk. The 19-year-old forward from Alberta was selected in the third round by the Oilers in the 2011 NHL draft and played five seasons with Edmonton’s Western Hockey League team the Oil Kings. Not known for his offense, Ewanyk has only produced [...]
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The Oilers come into Bridgestone Arena three points back of the Nashville Predators having played two less games. The Predators owned Edmonton in their first meeting at 501 Broadway 6-0, starting a nice three-game point streak. The Predators would lose to the Oilers in Edmonton by a score of 3-2 almost a week and a half later making it the...