Penguins Send Harrington to WBS, Sundqvist to Sweden, 3 to Wheeling

Since every team in the league needs to have its NHL roster in by 5:00 PM today, the Pittsburgh Penguins made several roster moves today. Defenseman Scott Harrington was assigned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton while forward Oscar Sundqvist sent to Skelleftea of the Swedish Hockey League. In addition, the team assigned Zach Sill (forward), Andrew Ebbett (forward) and Taylor Chorney ...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Thoughts: Preseason Game 1 – Pens Fall to Red Wings, 2-1

By: Meesh Shanmugam *Preseason Intro* Welcome back everyone! With a new season, new coach, new GM, and new hope (at least temporarily), I’ll be working on some new formats for the postgame thoughts before the regular season arrives. Ideas and suggestions are very much encouraged; let me know what you want to see and read about! Goal assessments and descriptions will return when...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Penguins Announce Roster For First Preseason Game

Photo Credit: Penguins.NHL.com The Penguins have announced their lineup for Monday night’s preseason home game against Detroit. Goaltenders 29 Marc-Andre Fleury G 60 Matt Murray G Defensemen 4 Rob Scuderi D 7 Paul Martin D 33 Reid McNeill D 41 Robert Bortuzzo D 44 Taylor Chorney D 47 Simon Despres D Forwards 13 Nick Spaling F 16 Brandon Sutter F 17 Blake Comeau F 19 Beau...
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September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Free Agent Frenzy?

Following up a successful draft weekend, GM Jim Rutherford dipped his toe into the free agent market with signings that all epitomize the term value. The best bargain signing by far was bringing in Christian Ehrhoff on a one year deal at $4 million. A top four defenseman who moves the puck very well and can quarterback a powerplay unit at that price and term made perfect sense for...
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July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Free Agency Thoughts Part I: Penguins Succeed in Adding Cheap Depth

By: Meesh Shanmugam (@HockeyMeesh) The start of free agency was busy for all Penguins, both old and new. The Pens so far have added five players, retained two, and waved goodbye to eight others with some eye-opening and jaw-dropping contracts. Here are some thoughts on the additions and re-signings. Part II will be a look at the departures. Free Agent Signings Christian Ehrhoff from...
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July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

St. Louis Blues Hold On To Taylor Chorney by   Steven Ellis

The St. Louis Blues have agreed to terms on a new one-year, two-way contract for defenseman Taylor Chorney Chorney was drafted by the Edmonton Oilers with the 36th overall pick in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. He previously played at the University of North Dakota before getting drafted, and was also on Team USA at [...]
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June 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Blues give Taylor Chorney a one-year, two-way contract

The Blues have signed defenseman Taylor Chorney to a new one-year, two-way contract, as reported by the team's official site. Chorney skated with the Peoria Rivermen during the 2012-13 season, scoring four goals and 20 assists in 73 games.  Chorney's contract can be summed up with one word: Depth.  Chorney is no stranger to the St. Louis system. Aside from skating...
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June 18, 2013  |  Discuss

St. Louis Blues Recall Defenseman Taylor Chorney

The St. Louis Blues recalled defenseman Taylor Chorney. The defenseman who has played in only 61 NHL contests looks to bring defensive depth to the parent club. The post St. Louis Blues Recall Defenseman Taylor Chorney appeared first on FFLockerRoom | NFL - MLB News | Fantasy Sports Advice | Sports Talk.
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April 29, 2013  |  Discuss

The Cult of Hockey profiles Dillon Simpson

The Cult of Hockey has an interesting article on UND junior defenseman Dillon Simpson. Edmonton Oilers Prospects #12: Dillon Simpson There was some reflexive complaining about nepotism in Edmonton after they drafted Simpson in the fourth round of the 2011 Draft, but it was largely muted and for good reason: Simpson looks like he’s going to be a player on merit, not...
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August 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Blues sign three players

The St. Louis Blues signed goaltender Mike McKenna and defensemen Taylor Chorney and Scott Ford to one-year contracts Sunday. McKenna, 28, has played in 17 NHL games with Tampa Bay and New Jersey. This past season was spent with Binghamton in the AHL. Chorney, 24, was claimed off waivers by the Blues from Edmonton on Oct. 11. He played in five NHL games last season, including...
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July 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Oklahoma City Barons bury Toronto Marlies 5-1

The OKC Barons and the Toronto Marlies series is a series of interest for college hockey fans as well as Fighting Sioux Hockey fans. Last night, former Fighting Sioux forward Chris VandeVelde scored the fourth goal of the game for the Oklahoma City Barons as they evened their series against the Toronto Marlies with a 5-1 victory. This series features three ex-Fighting Sioux hockey...
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May 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Taylor Chorney: “Things are Trending Up”

Defenceman Taylor Chorney was drafted by the Edmonton Oilers in the second round of the 2005 entry draft and it seems that 7 years later, his time with the organization may be at an end. Chorney has spent the majority of his season with the Oklahoma City Barons and this summer while the Oilers iced a young and often times injured blue line.  This summer, Chorney needs a new contract...
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March 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Oilers assign three

General Manager Steve Tambellini announced today the Edmonton Oilers have assigned defenceman Taylor Chorney, left-winger Teemu Haritkainen and right-winger Magnus Paajarvi to the Oklahoma City Barons of the American Hockey League.   Paajar...
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January 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Oilers recall three

General Manager Steve Tambellini announced today the Edmonton Oilers have recalled defenceman Taylor Chorney and forwards Lennart Petrell and Teemu Hartikainen from the Oklahoma City Barons of the American Hockey League. Chorney, 24, has played...
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January 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Oklahoma City Takes AHL Lead

Less than a week ago, I wrote that the Hershey Bears (Washington affiliate) running away with the AHL lead.  I wrote that the Abbotsford Heat (Calgary affiliate) was the team most likely to catch them.  Since then, Hershey lost their only game.  Abbotsford lost their two games.  The Oklahoma City Barons (Edmonton affiliate) have been hot and won three games.  This moves Oklahoma...
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January 21, 2012  |  Discuss

#21-#30: The Rest

Despite having his finest AHL season, the clock is ticking on Alex Plante. He's a few months away from being waiver eligible, and his chances of being exposed are high; what's more, interest is unlikely to be close to Taylor Chorney level. Alex Plante's mobility is a major item.#21: D Alex Plante A solid year in OKC so far (his numbers suggest Plante has been their best...
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December 16, 2011  |  Discuss

Oilers Find Goals in Nashville

Oilers beat the Predators 6-2 The fun Oilers team came out to play against the Nashville Predators, but this about face only keeps fans and likely coaching staff guessing on a daily basis. After the Oilers were outmuscled by the Dallas Stars, Taylor Chorney was re-assigned to Oklahoma City and Alex Plante was recalled. At the same time, Magnus Paajarvi and Ben Eager drew back into...
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November 23, 2011  |  Discuss

Oilers recall Plante; assign Chorney

General Manager Steve Tambellini announced today the Edmonton Oilers have recalled defenceman Alex Plante and assigned defenceman Taylor Chorney to the Oklahoma City Barons of the American Hockey League. Plante, 22, has played in 17 games this ...
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November 22, 2011  |  Discuss

Oilers Recall Two

Taylor Chorney (in photo, in Blues uniform) and Colten Teubert were recalled by the Edmonton Oilers in time for tomorrow night's game against the Hawks. Andy Sutton and Corey Potter were to have MRI's today and we should know more by game time, but I'd guess that both of the new hires play tomorrow night. Ryan Whitney is apparently getting closer, and that should be the...
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November 18, 2011  |  Discuss

Oilers recall Teubert & Chorney

General Manager Steve Tambellini announced today the Edmonton Oilers have recalled defencemen Colten Teubert and Taylor Chorney from the Oklahoma City Barons of the American Hockey League. Teubert, 21, has played in 13 games with the Barons thi...
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November 18, 2011  |  Discuss

Oilers claim Chorney; assign Teubert to Barons

General Manager Steve Tambellini announced today the Edmonton Oilers have claimed defenceman Taylor Chorney off waivers from the St. Louis Blues and have assigned defenceman Colten Teubert to Oklahoma City today. Chorney, 24, was originally pla...
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November 10, 2011  |  Discuss

Four Horsemen

Far from the events of the big league club, and a long flight from Oklahoma's weather, there are four defensemen building their resume's in hopes of spending their 20s and 30s as NHL players. For Edmonton Oiler fans, the WHL houses the future on the blue.This blog followed three college defensemen once upon a time, and as we might have expected the results were mixed. Jeff...
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November 09, 2011  |  Discuss

Chorney prepares for Blues' debut

Taylor Chorney was claimed by the Blues when Edmonton waived him for the purpose of sending him to their American Hockey League affiliate in Oklahoma City.
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November 03, 2011  |  Discuss

Chorney waiting his chance, could come Friday

It's been a long wait between faceoffs for Blues defenseman Taylor Chorney, but it might come to an end soon.
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November 02, 2011  |  Discuss
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