Edmonton Oilers: Big Names Shine in Win Over Jets

Though the Edmonton Oilers found themselves down 1-0 early on, they came back with four unanswered goals to take a 4-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets Wednesday. After Nikolaj Ehlers opened the scoring in the opening frame, the Oilers took control early in the second period. Mark Letestu evened the score on a beautiful passing […] Edmonton Oilers: Big Names Shine in Win Over Jets -

Source: Oil On Whyte
Date: 2017-09-21

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Oilers Postgame: Preseason @ Winnipeg

It didn’t start great, but the Oilers picked up their third win of the exhibition season tonight in Winnipeg, defeating the Jets 4-1. After allowing eleven shots and a goal in the opening frame, the Oilers locked it down and capitalized on their chances to take care of business. Nikolaj Ehlers opened the scoring on the powerplay, finishing off a pretty feed from Tyler Myers. It was a goal that Laurent Brossoit really had no chance to stop, and it gave the Jets the momentum that allo

Source: The Oilers Rig
Date: 2017-09-21

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Real Life Podcast Episode 43: Nerding Out With The Dynamic Duo!

This week it was down to two stout hearted men – Majeau and Wanye. With baggedmilk in Vegas – what he doin? Getting secret married? – the nerds were left in control of the show and they made no mistake with the game on the line.   Wanye started off the show talking about the...

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2017-09-21

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Oilers ride strong second period to win over Jets

WINNIPEG — Three second-period goals — two within 13 seconds of each other — powered the Edmonton Oilers to a 4-1 pre-season win over the Winnipeg Jets Wednesday night. Winnipeg (0-1-1) started well enough when Nikolaj Ehlers took a cross-crease pass from Tyler Myers, after linemate Brian Little let it slip by, to put his team on the board with a power-play goal at 5:34. Edmonton had trouble building momentum in the first and gave netminder Laurent Brossoit a lot

Source: SportsNet
Date: 2017-09-21

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GAME RECAP: Edmonton Oilers 4, Winnipeg Jets 1

All hail Jussi Jokinen. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Kailer Yamamoto too. The Winnipeg Jets dressed a full lineup at home. The Oilers had two lines and a handful of hopefuls. At the en

Source: Copper N Blue
Date: 2017-09-21

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Oilers notes: Matt Hendricks starts next chapter with Winnipeg Jets

WINNIPEG — Matt Hendricks played against his former team for the first time Wednesday but if he was expecting a group hug he wasn’t going to get one. There were only eight players from the Edmonton Oilers 2016-2017 lineup dressed against the Winnipeg Jets. Hendricks took the opening faceoff and hit the goalpost on his first shift. He’s already endeared himself to Jets coach Paul Maurice, who’s big on work ethic. “For me, he has already made the players around h

Source: Edmonton Journal
Date: 2017-09-21

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Messier on Tim and Sid: Will be tougher for Oilers this year, no one will take them lightly

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Source: SportsNet
Date: 2017-09-21

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Edmonton Oilers Ready for Preseason Match-Up with Jets

The Edmonton Oilers had a strong start to their preseason with two wins over the Calgary Flames featuring a split-squad Monday. They will see their second bout of preseason action Wednesday in a match-up with the Winnipeg Jets. The Oilers will be testing a lot of their prospects in many different places, and a few […] Edmonton Oilers Ready for Preseason Match-Up with Jets -

Source: Oil On Whyte
Date: 2017-09-20

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GAME THREAD: Edmonton Oilers @ Winnipeg Jets Preseason Action

We’re talkin’ hockey, here. Edmonton Oilers (2-0-0) @ Winnipeg Jets (0-0-1) Bell Mts Centre - Winnipeg, MB 6 PM MDT

Source: Copper N Blue
Date: 2017-09-20

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PS G3 2017-18: OILERS AT JETS

The Edmonton Oilers exhibition record is 2-0-0 but a quick glance at tonight’s lineup (and Winnipeg’s) suggests we may see a road loss this evening. The Jets have a tendency to blow their foot off with penalties and cross-eyed goaltending, but the odds do not favor Edmonton. PROJECTED OILERS ROSTER

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Date: 2017-09-20

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Erik Cole retires from NHL as member of Hurricanes

Erik Cole, who helped Carolina win its lone Stanley Cup in 2006, retired from the NHL on Wednesday after signing a ceremonial contract with the Hurricanes. The Hurricanes subsequently named Cole a team ambassador. Cole played 892 career regular-season games with the Hurricanes, Oilers, Canadiens, Stars and Red Wings, scoring 265 goals and 267 assists. The 38-year-old had six goals and eight assists in 46 career playoff games and reached the Cup final twice. Cole

Source: SportsNet
Date: 2017-09-20

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Oilers Preseason Gameday – @ Winnipeg

After sweeping the split squad games with Calgary on Monday night, the Oilers will be back on the ice tonight against the Winnipeg Jets in Manitoba. The Oilers will be going with a younger squad tonight, and will be giving some players who didn’t suit up on Monday a chance to make an impression in game action. Laurent Brossoit will start the contest and split the game with Nick Ellis. While the two combined for the win in Calgary on Monday night, neither was overly dominant in net.

Source: The Oilers Rig
Date: 2017-09-20

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