Tag "Edmonton Oilers"

NHL Weekly Stock Up, Stock Down: 10/12-10/21

Happy start of the NHL season to hockey fans everywhere. With games now in full swing on a nightly basis, the quest for all 32 teams to capture the Stanley Cup has begun.

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Edmonton Oilers Season Preview

The Edmonton Oilers made the playoffs for the first time since the 2017 season a year ago. Winners of 35 games during the NHL’s COVID-19 shortened season, they finished in second place in the North Division.

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Edmonton Oilers 2021 NHL Draft Recap

The Edmonton Oilers headed into the 2021 NHL Draft with six selections. Without a pick in the second or third rounds, the team acquired forwards Andreas Athanasiou and Ryan Kuffner from the Detroit Red Wings. They sent back veteran Sam Ganger and a 2020 and 2021 second-round pick. In addition to this, general manager Ken Holland lost his original 3rd round choice in the deal for winger James Neal. Tied to a draft pick condition in the trade, the pick would be transferred if Neal scored 21 goals or more and veteran Milan Lucic scored ten or fewer goals than Neal during the 2019-20 season.

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Edmonton Oilers Season Recap

It has become astonishing how consistently the Oilers are mismanaged. That showed once again in 2020-21. With Leon Draisaitl playing amazing and Connor McDavid somehow finding a new level, the club managed to disappoint them once again.

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NHL Playoff Preview: Winnipeg Jets vs. Edmonton Oilers

Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl formed the best duo in the NHL during the 2020-21 season. The two have only appeared in three playoff series as members of the Edmonton Oilers, and not until now have they matched up against a Canadian foe in the postseason. 

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NHL Ice Picks: Saturday March 6, 2021

We are at it again with more picks. My focus will be on the high-flying North Division, the battle of Alberta, and the league’s best team continues their Western Canadian road trip.

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Corrigan’s Gambling Corner: Week Two

Hello and welcome back. Overall, I had a pretty good week. I am up 2.5 units since sports started back up and now that all sports are back, that number is only going to go up. A quick announcement, I

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