GDB 56.0 Wrap Up: The losing streak continues, Oilers fall 4-1 in Vegas

If what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas then why do I know that the Oilers lost again? Final Score: 4-1 Golden Knights Heading into tonight’s game, I had some mixed feelings about what to expect from our beloved Oilers. The last time these two teams met, Edmonton walked away with two points and an...

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2018-02-16

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Shots fired! Ex-Oilers tough guy Georges Laraque says Oilers players need "heart transplants."

Shots fired! Ex-Oilers tough guy Georges Laraque says Oilers players need

This in from former Oilers tough guy Georges Laraque, who was interviewed by Gene Principe between periods, with Edmonton down 3-0 to the Vegas Golden Knights, and Principe suggesting that Milan Lucic was a good protector of Connor McDavid: “If I was playing today I think there is many things I’d be doing in the room to get a heart transplant. Because look at the Golden Knights tonight, on paper the Oilers have a way better team, but they play with more heart the Knights. So as much as Co

Source: Edmonton Journal
Date: 2018-02-16

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Edmonton Oilers @ Vegas Golden Knights Game Thread

Edmonton Oilers @ Vegas Golden Knights Game Thread

Oilers trying to get off a four game slide Edmonton Oilers (23-28-3) (6th, Pacific) Vegas Golden Knights (37-15-4), (1st, Pacific) 8:00 PM T-Mobile Arena TV: Sportsnet One Radio: 630 CHED

Source: Copper N Blue
Date: 2018-02-16

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Peter Chiarelli's shopping list: winger for Connor McDavid, goalie to challenge Cam Talbot, puckmoving D

Peter Chiarelli's shopping list: winger for Connor McDavid, goalie to challenge Cam Talbot, puckmoving D

This in from TSN’s Darren Dreger, his take on Oilers GM Peter Chiarelli’s shopping list at trade deadline and this summer: “Chiarelli could be busy, certainly between now and the start of next season. He wants to acquire a winger who can skate with Connor McDavid, a defenseman who can help the transition game, and a goalie who’s going to

Source: Edmonton Journal
Date: 2018-02-16

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CBC Edmonton News (TV): Trade deadline, Lucic’s struggles and upcoming games

Source: The Super Fan
Date: 2018-02-16

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Oilers Gameday @ Vegas: Is The Flu Real?

Oilers Gameday @ Vegas: Is The Flu Real?

The Oilers are back in action tonight as they take on the Western Conference leading Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. In the two previous meetings between the clubs, the Oilers have won both games and outscored Vegas 11-4. Those games don’t tell the real story, though.

Source: The Oilers Rig
Date: 2018-02-15

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Game Day Quick Hits: Oilers at Golden Knights

The Oilers have been the Golden Knights’ kryptonite this season. Despite the two teams being in reverse spots in the standings from where they were expected to be, Edmonton has beaten Vegas in both of the team’s first two all-time meetings this year. 1. The Golden Knights haven’t lost a game to a team from the...

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2018-02-15

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Paging Edmonton Oilers secondary scorers. White courtesy telephone please.

Paging Edmonton Oilers secondary scorers. White courtesy telephone please.

Game Day 56: Oilers at Golden Knights As the clock ticked down to the second Zamboni of the Edmonton Oilers’ most recent game, the locals passed over a small milestone when they reached the 2/3 mark of their current campaign of despair. The NHL season nicely subdivides into equal halves, an unavoidable result of teams playing an equal number of home vs. away games. But with the number of home dates (41) being, inconveniently, a prime number, further subdivisions into thirds

Source: Edmonton Journal
Date: 2018-02-15

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GDB 56.0: Role Reversal (8pm MST, SNW)

The Edmonton Oilers are 2-0 against the expansion Vegas Golden Knights. Vegas is 37-14-3 against the rest of the NHL, while the Oilers are 21-28-4 against everyone else. Most expected the Oilers to be a playoff team, while most expected Vegas to play like an expansion team, but with 27 games remaining Vegas leads the...

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2018-02-15

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Edmonton Oilers legend Paul Coffey is loving the game right now

Edmonton Oilers legend Paul Coffey is loving the game right now

The Hall of Fame defenseman has been brought on by his former organization as a skills consultant and his knowledge of mobility should be a great help Paul Coffey likes to help out. Last week, he was one of the celebrities at a charity bubble hockey tournament that raised $290,000 for Sick Kids’ Hospital in Toronto. It was a cause he believed in and, even though the ask came at the last minute, he was more than happy to show up and help. The Hall of Fame defenseman was

Source: The Hockey News
Date: 2018-02-15

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