Edmonton Oilers’ prospect defenceman Taylor Fedun suffered a broken femur in an icing race to the puck during the pre-season and has only recently begun skating again. With news from the GM meetings saying that hybrid icing has been gaining support, the Oilers decided to ask Fedun what he thought.
No one goes to a hockey game excited to watch the races for the puck, and Fedun...
For yet another season, the Edmonton Oilers have seen some terrifying injuries and accidents. The most recent was Taylor Hall’s warmup skate cut to the face, but shockingly that may not have been the most horrific injury. The most horrific injury suffered this year, when you consider the end results, had to have been Taylor Fedun’s broken femur suffered during a race to the puck...
SWITCH IT UP
After seeing Oilers youngster Taylor Fedun break his leg racing for hte puck on a delayed icing call, it may be time to tweak the rules.
Oilers lose to Canucks 4-1
Pre-season or not, going into a game against the Vancouver Canucks, the Oilers were the underdogs. This Edmonton Oilers team younger less experienced and already decimated by injuries. Last night following the game against the Minnesota Wild, young defenceman Taylor Fedun had emergency surgery on his femur bone. Fedun is expected to be in the hospital for...
Injuries are an unfortunate part of sports. And while it's certainly worse for the player who gets injured, others are still very much affected when it happens. Minnesota Wild forward Eric Nystrom has expressed his personal anguish on Twitter after being involved in a play that resulted in Edmonton Oilers defenseman Taylor Fedun breaking his right leg. Nystrom and Fedun both...
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Edmonton defenseman Taylor Fedun broke his right leg Friday when he crashed into the end boards during the second period at Minnesota on Friday night on a play that left several Oilers players questioning why the NHL hasn't adopted no-touch icing.
October 01, 2011
Tonight, the Edmonton Oilers beat the Minnesota Wild 4-3 via a shootout, in thrilling come-from-behind fashion. However, right now, my attention is on the health and well-being of Taylor Fedun who I had the pleasure of watching throughout his Alberta Junior Hockey League days. Fedun now, a promising Oilers' prospect sustained a horrific injury on a delayed icing play.
Edmonton Oilers defenseman Taylor Fedun was taken off the ice on a stretch with an apparent injury to his right leg in Friday night's game against the Minnesota Wild.
Fedun crashed into the boards when he appeared to step on the stick of Minnesota's Eric Nystrom as they were racing to chase a loose puck to avert an icing call.
Nystrom was trying to reach around Fedun and...
Edmonton Oilers defenseman Taylor Fedun was taken off the ice on a stretcher after suffering an apparent leg injury early in the second period Friday night against the Minnesota Wild.
Fedun and Minnesota's Eric Nystrom were chasing after a puck near the end boards. Nystrom reached around Fedun with his stick in an attempt to touch the puck and avoid an icing call.
Via AP on Fox
September 30, 2011