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Predators’ Ryan Ellis destroys Oilers’ Taylor Hall

Nashville Predators defenseman Ryan Ellis is known as more of a puck-moving, offensive-defenseman. Good luck convincing Taylor Hall of that fact though. The 5’11”, 175 lb. Ellis laid a devastating open-ice check on the much bigger Hall (6’1″, 198) during the Predators’ 4-1 win over the Edmonton Oilers. Check out the clip below:
Via Around The Rink
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Smith leads Predators past Oilers, 4-1

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) Craig Smith scored twice and the Nashville Predators rebounded from their first regulation loss of the season with a 4-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Wednesday night. Shea Weber and Taylor Beck also scored and Pekka Rinne made 26 saves to help Nashville improve to 6-1-2 in the first game of a six-game trip. Taylor Hall scored for Edmonton. The Oilers...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Nashville Predators 4- Edmonton Oilers 1

Optimistic Thoughts: How about the new 2nd line? Matt Cullen was slotted into the line tonight with his season debut and brought instant success. The 2nd line had been criticized the past few games for being relatively quiet but turned that around by being the best line on the ice all night long.With 4 points total among them in tonight’s game alone, Roy, Smith, and Cullen could...
Via The Predatorial
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Oilers Season So Far

Even Worse Than Last Year!? The Edmonton Oilers stumbled out of this season’s starting gate like a group of drunken hobos. They lost each of their first five games and it was ugly. Goaltending was actually worse than last year somehow. A team that had a sub-0.899 save percentage, managed to get even worse. A […] The post The Oilers Season So Far appeared first on Two Pad Stack.
Via Two Pad Stack
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Will the Edmonton Oilers bring their winning ways West

After a dismal 0-4-1 start to the 2014 campaign the Edmonton Oilers have collected the maximum two points in each of their last four contests. Hockey fans in Edmonton are ecstatic as they should be. This is the longest winning streak the team has been on in about two seasons. Perhaps, these are even the most significant games the franchise has won since the launch of HockeyFanLand...
Via Hockey Fan Land
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Don't look now — Oilers take down Canadiens for fourth straight win

  Ben Scrivens made 29 saves in his seventh career shutout, Benoit Pouliot had a goal and an assist, and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-0 on Monday night. Nail Yakupov and Taylor Hall also scored for the Oilers, who have won four straight after an 0-4-1 start -- the worst in franchise history. Dustin Tokarski stopped 16 of 18 shots for the Canadiens (7-2-0), who...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Scrivens, Pouliot lead Oilers over Canadiens 3-0

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) Ben Scrivens made 29 saves in his seventh career shutout, Benoit Pouliot had a goal and an assist, and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-0 on Monday night. Nail Yakupov and Taylor Hall also scored for the Oilers, who have won four straight after an 0-4-1 start - the worst in franchise history. Dustin Tokarski stopped 16 of 18 shots for the...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Habs Go West, Take on Oilers

#186374097 / gettyimages.com The Montreal Canadiens begin their western Canada road trip tonight, taking on the Edmonton Oilers at Rexall Place tonight. Montreal enters the game on a four-game winning streak, coming off of a perfect 4-0-0 homestand and an NHL best 7-1-0 record. Edmonton comes in with a three-game winning streak of their own, […]
Via The Hockey Report
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Eakins’ job saved by Oilers winning streak

The Edmonton Oilers were able to string together three consecutive wins over the past week and it couldn’t have come at a better time. After starting the year 0-4-1, the Oilers were floundering and barely looked competitive. The blame, as always, fell on the head coach and Dallas Eakins’ job appeared to be in serious jeopardy. It turns out those three wins at home may have spared...
Via Bloguin Best
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Eakins’ job saved by Oilers winning streak

The Edmonton Oilers were able to string together three consecutive wins over the past week and it couldn’t have come at a better time. After starting the year 0-4-1, the Oilers were floundering and barely looked competitive. The blame, as always, fell on the head coach and Dallas Eakins’ job appeared to be in serious jeopardy. It turns out those three wins at home may have spared...
Via Puck Drunk Love
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers' have won three straight games

For the first time since January the Edmonton Oilers have strung together a three-game winning streak, after beating the winless Carolina Hurricanes 6 - 3 Friday night. With the victory the Edmonton Oilers improved to 3-4-1 on the season.  Head coach Dallas Eakins, Has begun to show more trust in his youthful first line and it has paid off. Last night, Jordan Eberle Scored his...
Via Hockey Fan Land
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Eberle scores 2, Draisaitl nets winner as Oilers down Hurricanes

  Jordan Eberle had two goals and an assist, and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 6-3 on Friday night for their third consecutive victory. Jesse Joensuu, Leon Draisaitl, Matt Hendricks and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins also scored for the Oilers, who have rebounded from a difficult start to the season. Ben Scrivens finished with 30 saves. Riley Nash, Jeff Skinner and Jay Harrison...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Eberle powers Oilers past Hurricanes 6-3

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) Jordan Eberle had two goals and an assist, and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 6-3 on Friday night for their third consecutive victory. Jesse Joensuu, Leon Draisaitl, Matt Hendricks and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins also scored for the Oilers, who have rebounded from a difficult start to the season. Ben Scrivens finished with 30 saves. Riley Nash, Jeff...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

How did the Oilers shut down Stamkos and Ovechkin?

Well, well, well.  The Oilers win two in a row against two good teams while shutting down two world elite players to boot.  Who’d a thunk it after that abysmal start?  I was able to attend the Capitals game and up close too. With a healthy squad (except maybe Jordan Eberle’s ongoing hand issue), they […]
Via The Hockey Report
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Petry Versus Brodie and Public Perception

Jeff Petry is a very polarizing player among Edmonton Oilers fans. Some see the lanky defenseman as the best of a weak group of Oilers rearguards, while others point to Petry’s giveaways and lack of physical play (although he led the team in hits by a wide margin last year, hit harder dammit!) as an […] The post Petry Versus Brodie and Public Perception appeared first on Two Pad Stack.
Via Two Pad Stack
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers’ Blooper-Filled Possession Results in Most Depressing Goal of Season

The Edmonton Oilers aren’t the most fundamentally sound team in the league, nor are they... Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Caps fall to Oilers 3-2

Despite an aggressive 13 shot final period, the Washington Capitals were unable to put the puck past Edmonton’s net minder, Ben Scrivens, as the Oilers held on to down the caps 3-2.  Scrivens 32 save effort helped hand the Caps their first regulation defeat of the young NHL season. After the Caps fell down 1-0 a little over six minutes into the first period, John Carlson ripped...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Scrivens makes 32 saves, Oilers beat Capitals 3-2

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) Ben Scrivens made 32 stops and the Edmonton Oilers handed Washington its first regulation loss of the season, beating the Capitals 3-2 on Wednesday night. Justin Schultz, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Nikita Nikitin scored to help the Oilers win their second straight game after opening the season 0-4-1. Teddy Purcell added two assists. John Carlson and Mike Green...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Tale of the Tape: Liam O’Brien vs. Matt Hendricks

Liam O’Brien – 6’1″, 205 lbs. 2 Career NHL Regular Season Fights Matt Hendricks – 6’0″, 211 lbs. 57 Career NHL October 22nd, 2014. 13:29 into the first period. Score tied 1-1. Matt Hendricks smiled when he woke up this morning. He knew he was going to be able to see his old buddies. Alex […]
Via Capitals Outsider
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Taylor Hall has 2 points in Oilers' first win

Taylor Hall scored on a penalty shot, added an assist and recorded a plus-two rating in helping the Edmonton Oilers edge the visiting Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 Monday night.It was the Oilers' first victory of the season after the worst start in franchise history at 0-4-1. Hall's goal was his fourth of the season. The left winger was awarded his penalty shot at 14:57 of the...
Via Hockey Fan Land
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruins going after Jordan Eberle?

Jordan Eberle could be the solution to the Bruins' problems on offense. Photo: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images Per a report from csnne.com's Bruins insider Joe Haggerty, the Boston Bruins are interested in trading for Jordan Eberle. Eberle has played his entire NHL career in Edmonton and while there is a lot of young talent on the Oilers, the results have been very poor. Edmonton...
Via BruinsLife
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Taylor Hall Nets Backhand Penalty Shot On Ben Bishop (Video)

Edmonton Oilers forward Tayl0r Hall knows how to get a crowd fired up. With the game tied at one apiece, Hall was taken out by Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Matt Carle while driving toward the net on a breakaway, drawing a penalty shot. With 16,839 fans at Rexall Place on their feet, Hall capitalized on the opportunity and beat goaltender Ben Bishop on a swift backhand that slid...
Via NESN.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Callahan’s Massive Hit On Taylor Hall Breaks Camera On Glass (Video)

Tampa Bay Lightning right winger Ryan Callahan doesn’t know his own strength. Early in the first period of Monday’s game against the Edmonton Oilers at Rexall Place, Callahan threw a huge hit on forward Taylor Hall in the Lightning’s defensive zone. The impact of the crushing hit created so much force that the camera behind the goal cut out. Aside from the camera, no...
Via NESN.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers win! Oilers Win!

Rejoice! Rejoice! The Edmonton Oilers have won a game and are now no longer the worst team in the NHL (technically speaking)! It shouldn’t be a surprise that Taylor Hall was a catalyst in the win; he’s normally very good (contributing a goal on a nifty backhander via penalty shot and an assist) when he’s […] The post Oilers win! Oilers Win! appeared first on Two Pad Stack.
Via Two Pad Stack
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Callahan's hit on Taylor Hall knocks camera off glass (Video / GIF)

Tampa Bay Lightning forward Ryan Callahan delivered a monster hit on Edmonton Oilers forward Taylor Hall which was so powerful that it knocked a camera off the glass behind the Lightning net during the first period of Monday night's game at Rexall Place.Video via NHL. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
Via Holdout Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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