A Final Look At Peter Chiarelli's Summer List

A Final Look At Peter Chiarelli's Summer List

The moves will start happening fast and furious in the coming hours. The NHL’s annual entry draft is set for tomorrow night in Dallas and that means the trades will start to flow. Numerous teams, including the Edmonton Oilers, are under pressure to improve their roster over the next few weeks. These next three days will start the off-season, as teams complete trades and make their draft picks. On Sunday, the legal tampering period for free agents begins, while teams must make decisions on buy

Source: The Oilers Rig
Date: 2018-06-21

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Thursday Morning Hot Links

Thursday Morning Hot Links

The biggest news in the hockey world on Wednesday was the NHL awards show in Las Vegas. The Oilers were represented at the awards show because they have Connor McDavid. Here are the links: McDavid won the Art Ross. (Copper&Blue) McDavid won the Ted Lindsay Award. (Copper&Blue) Former Oiler Taylor Hall won the MVP, remember him? (Copper&Blue) McDavid and Hall both made 1st All-Star team. (The Score) Dan Rosen’s profile on Taylor Hall, and what winning the Hart means to him. (NHL.co

Source: Copper N Blue
Date: 2018-06-21

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Drafting for the Oilers Using Central Scouting’s List + Two Vets I’d Like to See the Oilers Add

Click the pic above to check out our merch!Before we get into the post I just want to tell you that there’s a big sale going on over at the Beer League Heroes TeePublic Shop right now! Everything is 30% off! Get your NHL 94 shirt today! Congratulations to Taylor Hall on winning the Hart Trophy last night. He had a helluva season no doubt. I’ve softened my stance on Hall a bit lately. He’s such an electrifying player and so entertaining to watch but I still am behind the Oilers moving on f

Source: Beer League Heroes
Date: 2018-06-21

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NHL Rumors: Edmonton Oilers and the Montreal Canadiens

NHL Rumors: Edmonton Oilers and the Montreal Canadiens

On the Edmonton Oilers … Jim Matheson: “It’s laughable that anybody thinks Draisaitl is available. No way, no how. Not even for Karlsson.” Dennis Bernstein: The Oilers have asked Cam Talbot for his 10-team trade list. The Oilers are actively shopping him. Oscar Klefbom is also in play. Jim Matheson of the Edmonton Journal: The Oilers

Source: My NHL Trade Rumors
Date: 2018-06-21

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The Market for RFA Defensemen

There is a general belief that the Oilers will be aggressive in pursuing a dynamic offensive defenseman this summer. The most talked about targets include Justin Faulk, Torey Krug, Tyson Barrie, and Erik Karlsson. My best guess is that the price on the last two names is far too rich for the Oilers, and honestly, I get the sense that the ask for the first two players likely involves one of Jesse Puljujarvi, Oscar Klefbom, or the 10th overall pick. The other problem with the list of players that

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2018-06-21

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Former Oiler Taylor Hall Wins MVP

Former Oiler Taylor Hall Wins MVP

The former 1st overall pick wins his first Hart Trophy Taylor Hall, the 1st overall pick of the 2010, and three-time Edmonton Oilers team scoring leader, has won the 2018 Hart Memorial Trophy as the league’s MVP. Hall set career highs in goals (39), assists (54), and (obviously) points (93), both total and per-game. He also set a career high in shooting percentage (14.0). His goal total was 12 more than his previous career high of 27, which he had accomplished twice with the Oilers in 2011-1

Source: Copper N Blue
Date: 2018-06-21

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13 NHL Awards Takeaways: McDavid makes promise to Edmonton

13 NHL Awards Takeaways: McDavid makes promise to Edmonton

Bad jokes, pass-the-Kleenex speeches, heart-wrenching reunions, a hometown sweep, and one super-tight MVP race — the 2018 NHL Awards had a little bit of everything. Here are the 13 things you need to know from hockey’s annual Las Vegas gala. Hall in a photo finish Handed the Hart Trophy by Alex Ovechkin after a moving onstage reunion of the surviving Humboldt Broncos, Taylor Hall said the perfect thing. “Wow,” Hall told the audience. “I was super nervous until I just saw that Humboldt

Source: SportsNet
Date: 2018-06-21

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NHL Awards: Hall, McDavid split difference between 'Most valuable' and 'most outstanding'

NHL Awards: Hall, McDavid split difference between 'Most valuable' and 'most outstanding'

Is the league's best player the MVP? The NHL award voting results, revealed Wednesday, suggest they are two different things. LAS VEGAS – The Edmonton Oilers drew a metaphorical line between two of their first-overall picks, Taylor Hall and Connor McDavid, with a memorable trade in 2016. On this night in June 2018, two different voting bases drew another line between Hall and McDavid. The Professional Hockey Writers Association awarded Hall the Hart Trophy as league MVP, while the NHL Player

Source: The Hockey News
Date: 2018-06-21

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Devils’ Hall, Oilers’ McDavid headline 2017-18 NHL First All-Star Team

Devils’ Hall, Oilers’ McDavid headline 2017-18 NHL First All-Star Team

Hart Trophy winner Taylor Hall of the New Jersey Devils headlines the 2017-18 NHL First All-Star Team. Selected as a left winger, Hall is also joined by 2018 Norris Trophy winner Victor Hedman of the Tampa Bay Lightning, Vezina Trophy recipient Pekka Rinne from the Nashville Predators and the Edmonton Oilers’ Connor McDavid, who walked away with the Ted Lindsay and Art Ross trophies Wednesday night at the NHL Awards. Rounding out the first team is Hedman’s Lightning teammate Nikita Kucherov

Source: SportsNet
Date: 2018-06-21

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Connor McDavid Wins His Second Art Ross Trophy

Connor McDavid Wins His Second Art Ross Trophy

He led the league in scoring months ago, but finally got his hardware tonight Tonight, Connor McDavid finally collected his hardware for his second consecutive Art Ross Trophy, as the NHL’s point-scoring champion. McDavid’s 108 points were six more than the league’s second leading scorer, Nikita Kucerov of the Tampa Bay Lightning. McDavid joins Wayne Gretzky as not only the only Oilers to win two scoring titles in their first three seasons, but also the only two players in league histo

Source: Copper N Blue
Date: 2018-06-21

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