Edmonton Oilers

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March 04, 2019 - 7:19 pm
Jack Eichel scored twice for the Sabres on Monday, matching a career-high with 25 goals, but the Oilers got the last laugh in a 4-3 win over Buffalo at KeyBank Center. Trailing 3-1 late in the second period, Edmonton received scoring from Zack Kassian, Darnell Nurse and Kyle Brodziak to storm back...
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Brayton Wilson
February 22, 2019 - 5:10 pm
Jesse Puljujärvi's NHL career has been an enigma up to this point. The Edmonton Oilers took the young Finn with the fourth overall pick in the 2016 NHL Draft, but like many other assets in Edmonton, his mismanagement has led to uncertainty about his long-term future. After just three seasons in...
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Paul Hamilton
January 23, 2019 - 2:28 pm
(WGR 550) - The Edmonton Oilers finally fired general manager Peter Chiarelli. Chiarelli is the man who traded away Tyler Seguin while he was the GM in Boston, and Taylor Hall while in Edmonton. Chiarelli got Reilly Smith, Joe Morrow, Matt Fraser and Loui Eriksson back form Dallas in the Seguin...
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Jon Simon
January 15, 2019 - 1:40 am
The Buffalo Sabres started their three-game road trip through Western Canada with a 7-2 loss to the Edmonton Oilers on Monday night. After a goal from Casey Mittelstadt exactly one minute into the game, the Oilers scored three goals in a two-minute span and took a commanding 3-1 lead. Evan...
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Paul Hamilton
January 15, 2019 - 12:28 am
Edmonton, AB (WGR 550) - I think losing to a team 7-2 in a building where they’ve dropped six out of seven means the Sabres have hit rock bottom. The team had a shot mentality, but the defense was horrendous in front of both Carter Hutton and Linus Ullmark. The Sabres had all sorts of pressure to...
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January 14, 2019 - 9:08 pm
Zack Kassian and Milan Lucic both scored two goals, while Connor McDavid added a goal and an assist, sparking the Edmonton Oilers' 7-2 rout over the Buffalo Sabres on Monday night at Rogers Place. After a quick Buffalo goal that was eventually credited to Casey Mittelstadt, Edmonton scored three...
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Paul Hamilton
January 14, 2019 - 4:40 pm
Edmonton, AB (WGR 550) - The Sabres walk into Edmonton on Monday on the outside looking in to the playoff race. The ninth place Sabres are just three points in front of the streaking Carolina Hurricanes, and are one point back of Montreal and two behind the Islanders. The Canadiens are at Boston on...
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Paul Hamilton
April 18, 2018 - 9:29 am
(WGR 550) - Ryan O’Reilly joined Oilers captain Connor McDavid on Tuesday, visiting survivors of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash that killed 16 people. The Broncos are a team in Saskatchewan of 16 to 21-year-olds that were traveling to a playoff game when the team bus was hit by a semi. The pic that...
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Paul Hamilton
January 23, 2018 - 11:54 pm
(WGR 550) - When Jack Eichel goes up against Connor McDavid, you hope for some of those Sidney Crosby / Alex Ovechkin battles. The first time they matched up in the 2015-16 season, McDavid was the clear winner. This season, it was Jack Eichel from start to finish. McDavid was invisible in the game...
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Pat Malacaro
January 23, 2018 - 9:05 pm
Jack Eichel's four-point night helped lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 5-0 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night at Rogers Place. The Oilers had the first chance on the power play when Jake McCabe was called for holding. Ryan Strome had the best chance on the man advantage for Edmonton with a...
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