Oilers Select Goaltender Ilya Konovalov In Third Round

Oilers Select Goaltender Ilya Konovalov In Third Round

KHL netminder had very good rookie campaign With the 85th overall pick at the #NHLDraft, the #Oilers have selected netminder Ilya Konovalov from Yaroslavl Lokomotiv of the KHL. pic.twitter.com/aVers47OhU— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) June 22, 2019 Oilers might’ve reached a bit in round one. They knocked it uot of the park in round two. In round three, they’re moving on to select a goaltender. The Oilers selected Ilya Konovalov with their 85th selection in the 2019 NHL Draft.

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Date: 2019-06-22

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The Great, Good, Bad & Ugly of the Broberg Pick

For a week leading up to the draft everyone in the world and their grandmother, were linking the Oilers to Philip Broberg. It was so obvious that I couldn’t believe it, I wasn’t buying in, and I called it a smoke screen. Now I sit here in the second row of the media risers in Vancouver looking like a fool. McKeen’s Hockey had Broberg 9th in their final rankings, one of the highest I’ve seen, and this what they had to say about him. “While not strictly an offensive defenseman, Broberg

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Date: 2019-06-22

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Edmonton Oilers draft Russian goalie Ilya Konovalov 85th overall

The Edmonton Oilers used their third-round selection, 85th overall, to select Russian goaltender Ilya Konovalov. Konovalov, a six-foot, 194 lb. native of Yaroslavl, Russia, played last season with Lokomotiv Yaroslavl in the KHL — the team Craig MacTavish was recently named head coach of. There, he posted impressive numbers as a 20-year-old with a .930 sv% and a 1.89 GAA in 45 games played. Konovalov was ranked fourth amongst European goaltenders in the draft. This past season, he was named t

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Date: 2019-06-22

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Oilers Select Ilya Konovalov 85th overall

Oilers Select Ilya Konovalov 85th overall

The Edmonton Oilers made their third pick of the 2019 NHL Entry Draft at 85th overall. The club selected goaltender Ilya Konovalov with their 3rd round selection. The pick follows a trend for the organization, who drafted Oliver Rodrigue a season ago and Stuart Skinner in 2017. Dylan Wells was selected by the Oilers in 2016. Goalies are like voodoo, they are almost impossible to predict. It stands to reason that selecting one every season and throwing darts at the board is the right call. Edmon

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Date: 2019-06-22

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Oilers at 85: Ilya Konovalov

The Oilers take a goalie and go Russia. He turns 21 in July. Corey Pronman: His eyes seem magnetically attracted to the puck. He’s never fooled by reverse passes from behind the net, centering plays and stays in position even when the puck is bouncing around the crease. He has that very low panic threshold you want in a goalie. Red Line Report: Extreme battler who will stop pucks with any body part and refuses to lose. Lacks ideal NHL size, but is athletic, flexible, well balanced, an

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Date: 2019-06-22

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Edmonton Oilers take goalie Ilya Konovalov with 85 pick in NHL draft

With their third round pick, the Edmonton Oilers took goalie Ilya Konovalov. Read More

Source: Edmonton Journal
Date: 2019-06-22

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Raphael Lavoie Falls to Edmonton at #38

Raphael Lavoie Falls to Edmonton at #38

The towering Montreal native was expected to go as high as 11th overall The Edmonton Oilers put their 2019 second round draft selection to good use Saturday morning. drafting 6’4” winger Raphael Lavoie at pick #38. Lavoie spent last season playing for the Halifax Mooseheads, where he put up 73pts in 62gp. Initially slated to be a mid-first round pick, Raphael Lavoie is described as large power forward with a very accurate release. Lavoie reads the game well and is good at moving the puck

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Date: 2019-06-22

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Draft Day 2: Edmonton Selects Big Centre Raphaël Lavoie

Edmonton Starts Draft Day 2 Off Strong with Strong Centre Raphaël Lavoie With the Oilers surprising some fans by drafting another defenseman in the first round, it seemed almost a guarantee that the team would go with a forward in round 2.  Raphaël Lavoie was projected by many to be a first round selection but the dominant […] Draft Day 2: Edmonton Selects Big Centre Raphaël Lavoie - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Date: 2019-06-22

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Edmonton Oilers select forward Raphael Lavoie 38th overall

After landing Philip Broberg last night with the 8th overall pick, we’re getting back to business this morning with some rapid-fire picks, starting with the Oilers choice with the 38th overall pick. With their second pick at the 2019 Draft, the Edmonton Oilers have selected forward Raphael Lavoie from the Halifax Mooseheads. With the Oilers picking up another defenceman with their first selection, many expected that a forward would be the choice with their second round pick and that’s exa

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2019-06-22

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The Edmonton Oilers select Raphael Lavoie with 2nd Round pick in NHL Entry Draft

The Edmonton Oilers select Raphael Lavoie with 2nd Round pick in NHL Entry Draft

The Edmonton Oilers used their 38th over-all pick in the 2019 NHL Amateur Draft to select Raphael Lavoie. Read More

Source: Edmonton Journal
Date: 2019-06-22

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