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Hilarious Tweets Follow Blackhawks Domination of Oilers

Last night’s contest between the Chicago Blackhawks and Edmonton Oilers featured two teams supposedly from the same professional hockey league. What we really received mirrored something closer to a professional team beating up on a high school squad. While the 7-1 score certainly spells blowout, the score doesn’t even tell half of the story. The Blackhawks could have scored...
Via Sports Mockery
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Three-goal first period good enough for Predators vs. Oilers

  Filip Forsberg and Mike Ribeiro each had a goal and an assist to lead the Nashville Predators to a 3-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night. Matt Cullen also scored for Nashville, winners of three straight. Benoit Pouliot and Nail Yakupov had the goals for Edmonton, which had its two-game winning streak snapped. Edmonton fell to 0-7-1 against fellow Western Conference...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Pouliot's go-ahead goal vs. former team lifts Oilers over Rangers

  Benoit Pouliot made the most of his return to Madison Square Garden. Pouliot scored the go-ahead goal against his former team midway through the second period and backup Viktor Fasth made 20 saves as the Edmonton Oilers beat the New York Rangers 3-1 on Sunday night. Pouliot scored his second goal of the season off a nifty pass from linemate Ryan Nugent-Hopkins at 8:29 of the middle...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Pouliot's go-ahead goal vs. former team lifts Oilers over Rangers

  Benoit Pouliot made the most of his return to Madison Square Garden. Pouliot scored the go-ahead goal against his former team midway through the second period and backup Viktor Fasth made 20 saves as the Edmonton Oilers beat the New York Rangers 3-1 on Sunday night. Pouliot scored his second goal of the season off a nifty pass from linemate Ryan Nugent-Hopkins at 8:29 of the middle...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Pouliot, Fasth lead Oilers to 3-1 win over Rangers

NEW YORK (AP) Benoit Pouliot scored the go-ahead goal against his former team midway through the second period and backup Viktor Fasth made 20 saves as the Edmonton Oilers beat the New York Rangers 3-1 on Sunday night. Pouliot got his second goal of the season off a nifty pass from linemate Ryan Nugent-Hopkins at 8:29 of the middle period to put the Oilers ahead, 2-1. Pouliot was...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Gameday Thread: Rangers vs. Edmonton

The New York Rangers (6-5-2) host the Edmonton Oilers (5-8-1) at Madison Square Garden at 6 pm, tonight. For a preview, click here. Rangers Game Notes TV: MSG Radio: WOR 710 AM Live Stream (Don’t click on ads in stream, may download virus): http://ifirstrowus.eu/watch/297123/1/watch-new-york-rangers-vs-edmonton-oilers.html Probable line-up: Kreider-St. Louis-Nash Zuccarello...
Via NY Rangers Blog
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers Injury Update: Viktor Fasth placed on IR

The Edmonton Oilers placed goalie Viktor Fasth on injured reserve after he left the Oilers 6-1 loss to the Los Angeles Kings in the first period. Fasth left after giving up three goals on 11 shots in 15:34 of ice time. Sportsnet Canada reported details of this injury at the culmination of the game in Los Angeles.#477033981 / gettyimages.comAlso, forward Bogdan Yakimov has been assigned...
Via Sports Injury Alert
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Tyler Toffoli scores ridiculous goal

The Los Angeles Kings got off to a slow start this season, but the defending Stanley Cup champions appear to have things rolling now. On Tuesday night the Kings waxed the Edmonton Oilers 6-1, after ripping the Winnipeg Jets 4-1 on Sunday night. In both games, the Kings were led by the line of Jeff Carter, Tyler Toffoli and Tanner Pearson, better known as “That 70s Line.” Toffoli...
Via Rumors and Rants
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Viktor Fasth’s Terrifying Clown-Themed Goalie Mask Will Scare Kids (Photo)

Hide your children, folks. Viktor Fasth and his brand new shape-shifting clown goalie mask are coming to town. Dave Gunnarsson of DaveArt designed a gruesome mask for the Edmonton Oilers netminder, and it features an atrocious monster with clown lips and eyes on top of the mask. The clown is painted blue and orange, and aptly named, “The ShapeShifter Oil Drewling Clown.” Viktor...
Via NESN.com
October 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Viktor Fasth’s New Oilers Mask Features A Horrifying Shapeshifting Clown

The Edmonton Oilers have a bit of a goalie “controversy” heading into the upcoming NHL... Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
October 02, 2014  |  Discuss

University of Calgary Women’s goaltender Shannon Szabados joins Oilers for practice

Shannon Szabados, seen here stopping a shot against Team Finland, was dressed in full gear with an Edmonton Oilers jersey on during the team’s practice while the team awaits for Viktor Fasth (courtesy of CBC Canada) While the Oilers wait on newly acquired goalie Viktor Fasth, University of Calgary goaltender, and Canadian gold medal winner Shannon Szabados is on the ice during...
Via Around The Rink
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Oilers Rumor: Goaltending now set for the next decade

The Edmonton Oilers have over the last couple of days, have solidified their goaltending situation with the signing of Ben Scrivens to a contract extension and following that up with the acquisition of Viktor Fasth from the Ducks for a couple of mid-round picks.The acquisition of Fasth allowed Oilers general manager Craig MacTavish to then deal Ilya Bryzgalov to the Wild for a forth...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Duck’s active at the deadline

The Duck’s were one of the most active teams the day before the trade deadline. The Duck’s looked to improve their playoff chances and did just that. Here are the trades made by the Duck’s. Duck’s trade goaltender Viktor Fasth to the Oilers in excahnge  for a 2015 third round pick and a 2014 fifth round pick. Duck’s trade Dustin Penner to the Washington Capitals in exchange...
Via Around The Rink
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Oilers acquire G Fasth from Ducks

Viktor Fasth looked like he was the next big thing for Anaheim netminding in 2012-13, but thanks to a debilitating injury and the emergence of rookie Frederik Andersson, he became expendable. And today, he was dealt to the Edmonton Oilers, in exchange for two draft choices- a 2014 fifth-round selection, and a 2015 third-round selection. Fasth began his Ducks career with a flawless...
Via Around The Rink
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Early Trade Deadlines Deals for Ducks: Fasth, Penner, Robidas

The trade deadline is not until Wednesday at noon Pacific time, but the Ducks decided not to wait around until the last minute to make some moves. On Tuesday, GM Bob Murray traded goaltender, Viktor Fasth, to the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for a fifth-round selection in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft and a third-round selection in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft. Fasth, 31, only appeared...
Via On the Duck Pond
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Ducks trade forward Dustin Penner to Capitals, goalie Viktor Fasth to Oilers

The Ducks made a pair of trades on Tuesday, dealing forward Dustin Penner to the Capitals and goalie Viktor Fasth to the Oilers. Penner, a 10-year NHL veteran, played 49 games for the Ducks and recorded 32 poitns (13 goals, 19 assists). He was dealt to Washington for Anaheim's fourth-round pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. Penner, who won the Stanley Cup with the Ducks (2007...
Via Fox Sports West
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Ducks Rumor: Goaltenders are in play

The Ducks are not expected to be major players at the NHL trade deadline, however there are rumblings through the league that the Ducks could well be ready to move one of the goalies in their system.General manager Bob Murray finds himself hip deep in goaltenders and thus will be receiving a lot of calls about their availability. Jonas Hiller will be an unrestricted free agent at...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Injured Ducks Sbisa, Fasth out several weeks

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Anaheim Ducks defenseman Luca Sbisa will be out at least six weeks with a torn tendon in his right hand. The NHL-leading Ducks also announced Saturday that goalie Viktor Fasth will miss another 3-4 weeks with muscle inflammation in his lower body. Sbisa and Fasth went on the injured list, and Anaheim recalled goalie Frederik Andersen and defenseman Nolan...
Via Fox Sports West
November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Injured Ducks D Sbisa, G Fasth to miss several weeks

Anaheim Ducks defenseman Luca Sbisa will be out at least six weeks with a torn tendon in his right hand. The NHL-leading Ducks also announced Saturday that goalie Viktor Fasth will miss another 3-4 weeks with muscle inflammation in his lower body. Sbisa and Fasth went on the injured list, and Anaheim recalled goalie Frederik Andersen and defenseman Nolan Yonkman from Norfolk of...
Via AP on Fox
November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Ducks send banged-up Koivu, Fasth home

The Ducks on Monday sent center Saku Koivu and goalie Viktor Fasth home to Anaheim for evaluation and treatment of their injuries. Koivu was knocked out in Sundays 4-3 victory at Columbus the fourth game of the Ducks' eight-game road trip that continues through Nov. 4. Late in the second period, Koivu was struck by Columbus' Brandon Dubinsky after passing a puck into the...
Via Fox Sports West
October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Ducks send injured Koivu, Fasth home

Ducks center Saku Koivu has returned to Anaheim for tests after taking a hard hit during Sunday's game at Columbus. The Ducks recalled center Richard Rakell from the AHL on Monday. Goalie Viktor Fasth also returned to Anaheim for treatment on his lower-body injury. Koivu was knocked unconscious on a hit by Columbus' Brandon Dubinsky, who was ejected from Anaheim's...
Via AP on Fox
September 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Injured Koivu, Fasth sent home by Anaheim

Ducks center Saku Koivu has returned to Anaheim for tests after taking a hard hit during Sunday's game at Columbus. The Ducks recalled center Richard Rakell from the AHL on Monday. Goalie Viktor Fasth also returned to Anaheim for treatment on his lower-body injury. Koivu was knocked unconscious on a hit by Columbus' Brandon Dubinsky, who was ejected from Anaheim's...
Via AP on Fox
September 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Viktor Fasth Will Wear Awesome Mighty Ducks Face Mask to Honor Franchise’s 20th Anniversary (Photo)

The quack attack is back, Jack. The Anaheim Ducks will pay homage to their roots when they celebrate their franchise’s 20th anniversary this season. The team announced that the players will wear commemorative patches on their sweaters all season, and Ducks goalie Viktor Fasth is getting in the throwback spirit with his new face mask art. The mask features the classic purple and...
Via NESN.com
September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Ducks upend Oilers, clinch Pacific

Viktor Fasth made 24 saves for his fourth shutout of the season and the Anaheim Ducks clinched the Pacific Division title with a 3-0 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Monday night. Ryan Getzlaf, Radek Dvorak and Sami Vatanen scored for the Ducks, who won back-to-back games in Edmonton to capture their first division title since 2007 - the year they went on to win the Stanley Cup...
Via AP on Fox
April 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Ducks lock up division title with win vs. Oilers

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) -- Viktor Fasth made 24 saves for his fourth shutout of the season as the Anaheim Ducks clinched the Pacific Division title with a 3-0 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Monday night. Ryan Getzlaf, Radek Dvorak and Sami Vatanen scored for the Ducks, who won back-to-back games in Edmonton to capture their first division title since 2007 -- the year they went...
Via Fox Sports West
April 22, 2013  |  Discuss
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