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Edmonton exodus: Larsen bolts for KHL, third Oiler to do so

Another day, another Oiler heading to Russia. This time, it’s defenseman Philip Larsen — the 24-year-old Dane has reportedly inked a one-year agreement with Yugra of the KHL, according to Larsen, who came to Edmonton as part of the Shawn Horcoff-to-Dallas trade, appeared in 30 games for the Oilers last season, scoring three goals and 12 points. He was in and out...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Philip Larsen returns to Oilers lineup

At times, it seemed Philip Larsen was never going to get back in the lineup. The Edmonton Oilers defenceman made a rare appearance Wednesday, having been out with an undisclosed illness since mid-December. “I was struggling, I got dizzy and I didn’t have any energy,” Larsen said. “It was tough, because some days have been really good and some days it kind of comes back...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Larsen plays the role of comic book villain Two-Face for Oilers

The microcosm of the good and bad Edmonton Oilers’ free-wheeling loss Sunday to the Chicago Blackhawks was defenceman Philip Larsen, who had three assists but still finished minus-three. “Three points, but I was on for four of their goals,” said Larsen. With Justin Schultz having missed the last five games with a sore groin, Larsen slid into his spot on the first power-play...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Phillip Larsen quickly capitalizes after being called up by the Oilers

Philip Larsen had to go a long way to collect his first goal for the Edmonton Oilers. The defenceman read a rush from deep in his end and raced down the length of the ice to score his first of the season and sixth of his career. It helped the Oilers defeat the Florida Panthers 4-3 Tuesday, snapping a five-game losing skid. “Every time you score a goal, it’s always a good feeling...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Edmonton Oilers end 5 game drought

The Edmonton Oilers (3-10-2) and the Florida Panthers (3-8-3) came into the game tonight, both losing the past five games. At least coming into this game, one team would be able to end their losing streak. All four goals from the Edmonton Oilers were the first of such this season by each player; Philip Larsen, Mark Arcobello (2 goals), Taylor Fedun. Philip Larsen’s first goal of...
November 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Oilers Trade Horcoff to Stars for Larsen, 2016 Pick by   Steven Ellis

The Edmonton Oilers have traded forward Shawn Horcoff to the Dallas Stars in exchange for defenceman Philip Larsen and a seventh-round pick in the 2016 NHL Draft. Horcoff had spent his entire NHL career with the Oilers after the team drafted him in the fourth round (99th overall) in 1998. Horcoff carries a $5.5 million cap hit through 2014-15. If the Stars [...]
Via The Hockey House
July 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Preseason Officially Cancelled, Larsen Going to Finland

A few news points to catch up on from this past week. First off, the rest of the NHL preseason was officially cancelled. The last preseason game was to be played on Oct. 8, three days before the start of the regular season. With just two weeks left until the start of the regular season, it's a foregone conclusion that a hefty number of games this year are going to be cancelled...
Via Stars of Big D
September 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Philip Larsen recalled from Texas Stars

Philip Larsen Frisco, TX – The Dallas Stars announced today that the club has recalled defenseman Philip Larsen from the Texas Stars, Dallas’ primar...
January 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Larsen making case to stick with Stars

With a wave of injuries hitting their squad during the month of November, the Dallas Stars were forced to tap into their reserves in Cedar Park with the Texas Stars of the American Hockey League a bit earlier than they had hoped this season. Defenseman Philip Larsen was the first rookie recalled from the AHL, being promoted after the Stars lost Alex Goligoski to a broken thumb early...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
December 02, 2011  |  Discuss

Dallas Stars recall defenseman Philip Larsen

Philip Larsen Frisco, Tex. – The Dallas Stars announced today that the NHL club has recalled defenseman Philip Larsen from the Texas Stars, Dallas’ pr...
November 12, 2011  |  Discuss
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