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Oilers’ Ryan Smyth to retire at end of season

Edmonton Oilers forward Ryan Smyth announced Friday that he is retiring at the end of the season. Smyth said the Oilers’ home game Saturday night against Vancouver will be his last. “There comes a time in my life where you have turn the page and today I am doing that,” Smyth said. “As hard as it is to say goodbye to the game of hockey, I am blessed that God has given...
Via Sports-Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens getting a first-hand look at the team's lack of focus

Given half a chance, Ben Scrivens could have written another chapter to the 'Man Bites Sharks' story he had going. Twenty-six minutes into the game, Scrivens had made 18 consecutive saves to go with the NHL record-stetting 59-on Jan. 29 against the same Sharks. It was then he experienced why there have been so many episodes of the documentary series 'Oil Change'...
Via Pro Sports Daily
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Ben Scrivens doesn’t appreciate Oilers jerseys being thrown on the ice

I have my personal opinions about jersey tossing. Last season, during a Winnipeg Jets/ Nashville Predators game, some of my Thrashers friends made the trek northward with jerseys in tow. It was a statement piece on how terrible the old ownership group was, but all I saw on TV that day was a crest that I once cared about lying there in the middle of the ice at Bridgestone Arena. It...
Via Puck Drunk Love
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers fan tosses jersey on ice during 8-1 loss, Ben Scrivens throws it back into crowd (GIF)

As an Edmonton Oilers fan, last night's 8-1 debacle against rival Calgary Flames. was without question the low point of the season. There was a water bottle throwing incident in which Taylor Hall  threw a bottle so hard it splashed head coach Dallas Eakins "Hall had thrown a water bottle on the ground in frustration. However, water flew up at caught Eakins. He grabbed...
Via Hockey Fan Land
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers blowout loss includes flying jersey, water bottle

The Calgary Flames' 8-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers had a beautiful moment, and it had a couple of ugly ones, too. As Pro Hockey Talk's Cam Tucker noted, another Oilers fan threw a jersey on the ice (again), but MyRegularFace on Twitter captured Oilers goaltender Ben Scrivens tossing it back into the crowd... And Scrivens was having none of it after the game, either...
Via Kukla's Korner
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers Fan Tosses Jersey On Ice During 8-1 Loss, Ben Scrivens Throws It Back Into Crowd (GIF)

Just when you thought the Edmonton Oilers’ season couldn’t get any worse, they lost 8-1 to the rival Calgary Flames on home ice Saturday night. Earlier in the season, an angry Oilers fan in the crowd took off his jersey and threw it onto the ice in frustration at the end of an Edmonton loss. It happened again on Saturday (different fan), and this time, Oilers goaltender Ben Scrivens...
Via NESN.com
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers Scrivens is home again, and could be for awhile

Ben Scrivens took advantage of the Olympic break to settle into his new, old city. The Edmonton Oilers goaltender, who hails from Spruce Grove, had been living out of suitcase in a hotel room since acquired from the Los Angeles Kings in January. Despite the Oilers having only 22 games left this season, it's conceivable Scrivens will be in Edmonton for the long haul. He and...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Every one of Ben Scrivens' NHL record 59 saves

Edmonton Oilers netminder Ben Scrivens had a night for the ages on Wednesday night, stopping all 59 shots he faced in a 3-0 shutout of the San Jose Sharks. The 59 saves are the most ever made by a goalie in a regular season shutout in the expansion era and broke the previous record of […]The post Edmonton Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens sets NHL record with 59 saves, here’s all of...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Ben Scrivens excoriates writer for sharing wife's tweets, starts inane controversy

In NHL trade news, the LA Kings traded goalie Ben Scrivens to the Edmonton Oilers for a third round draft pick this week.  In TWITTER EXPLOSION news, Scrivens launched a social media barrage at one Canadian sportswriter for sharing a bevy of his wife's tweets on the topic of moving from Los Angeles to Canada.  That's what I love about this business, not a day goes by that...
Via Awful Announcing
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings trade Scrivens to Oilers

The Kings on Wednesday traded goalie Ben Scrivens to the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for a third-round draft pick. The Oilers also acquired free agent Matt Hendricks, while goalie Devan Dubnyk heads to Nashville. Scrivens went 7-5-4 with a .931 save percentage with the Kings, but became expendable after the return of Jonathan Quick and the emergence of Martin Jones, who has impressed...
Via Fox Sports West
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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