Boston Bruins @ Edmonton Oilers Game Preview

Boston Bruins @ Edmonton Oilers Game Preview

Oilers finally halt losing streak at 6, will face big test as Bruins are in town Boston Bruins (36-13-8), (2nd, Atlantic) Edmonton Oilers (24-30-4) (6th, Pacific) 7:00 PM Rogers Place TV: Sportsnet One Radio: 630 CHED SB Nation Opponent: Stanley Cup of Chowder BREAKDOWN The Oilers stopped their losing streak at six with a victory in Colorado. Connor McDavid scored a couple of goals an and empty netter for a hat trick, while Ryan Strome found the score sheet for the first time in what seems

Source: Copper N Blue
Date: 2018-02-20

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G59 2017-18: Bruins at Oilers

The youngsters arrived in waves, those young Boston Bruins of the 1960’s. In 66-67, Bobby Orr signaled a new tomorrow, along with fellow rookies Joe Watson (who would star for the Flyers), Bill Goldsworthy (who would do the same for the North Stars) and Gerry Cheevers. A year later it was Derek Sanderson and Glen Sather, followed by Wayne Cashman and Rick Smith. In 1969-70, the year Stanley saw dirty water, it was Jim Lorentz, Don Marcotte and Garnet Bailey. Every great team owns a grand pipe

Source: Lowetide
Date: 2018-02-20

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Tuesday Morning Hot Links

Tuesday Morning Hot Links

Good morning everyone, hope you had a good long weekend. We had a small trade yesterday. After the Flyers lost Brian Elliott and Michal Neuvirth, they pulled off a trade to land Red Wings goalie, Petr Mrazekfor a conditional draft pick. There are lots of conditions here, it’s either a 2nd, a 3rd or a 4th depending on conditions. (Sportsnet) Bruce McCurdy goes into great detail in giving Peter Chiarelli grades on the season the way he does for players game-by-game. (Edmonton Journal) Loweti

Source: Copper N Blue
Date: 2018-02-20

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NHL Rumors: Scouting BOS-CGY, NSH-OTT, WSH-BUF, and LA-CHI … Blackhawks, Canucks and Coyotes

NHL Rumors: Scouting BOS-CGY, NSH-OTT, WSH-BUF, and LA-CHI … Blackhawks, Canucks and Coyotes

Scouting the Boston Bruins and Calgary Flames … David Pagnotta: Scouts listed to attend yesterday’s Bruins-Flames game: Los Angeles Kings, Minnesota Wild, Philadelphia Flyers, Washington Capitals, Toronto Maple Leafs, Edmonton Oilers, and Columbus Blue Jackets. Scouting the Nashville Predators and Ottawa Senators … TSN 1200: The Tampa Bay Lightning and Carolina Hurricanes had scouts watching

Source: My NHL Trade Rumors
Date: 2018-02-20

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Quick Hits Oilers vs. Bruins: Slump Busters

Ryan Strome scored the game winner in Colorado on Sunday. It was his first goal in 23 games. “Maybe it will get the piano off my back,” he said post-game. Strome wasn’t the only Oilers carrying a piano, or monkey, on his back. Many Oilers are struggling through a goal-scoring slump. 1. It is amazing...

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2018-02-20

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Could Patrick Maroon, Evander Kane be trade deadline kryptonite?

Patrick Maroon is generating trade deadline buzz. Are his 30 points a product of playing with Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl, or is he talented enough to excel without them? He's one of the big names likely to be on the move who give our writers pause.

Source: ESPN
Date: 2018-02-20

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GAME RECAP: Condors 3, Tucson 2

TUCSON – The Bakersfield Condors (20-20-7-1, 48pts) never trailed and defeated the Pacific Division leading Tucson Roadrunners (28-16-2-1, 59pts), 3-2 on Monday afternoon at Tucson Arena. D Ethan Bear had two points and G Shane Starrett made 23 saves for his first AHL win. The win moves the Condors within five points of a playoff spot with 20 games left. QUICK HITS THREE STARS: 1. Bear (BAK) 2. Simpson (BAK) 3. Starrett (BAK) POWER PLAYS: BAK – 1/6; TUC – 0/7 SHOTS ON GOAL:

Source: The Bakersfield Condors
Date: 2018-02-20

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Can Edmonton Oilers' GM Peter Chiarelli survive his season from hell?

Can Edmonton Oilers' GM Peter Chiarelli survive his season from hell?

Remember the spring of 2015 when things were finally going to turn around for the Edmonton Oilers? Franchise player acquired? Check, draft lottery won in the year it mattered most. Connor McDavid on the way New hand on the tiller? Check, former Hockey Canada big wig Bob Nicholson named CEO Experienced, proven management? Check, long-time Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli hired Experienced, proven coaching? Check, long-time Sharks coach Todd McLellan and staff brought on board New arena on the way? Che

Source: Edmonton Journal
Date: 2018-02-20

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A step back

Enough with the consolation prizes. All that really matters is wins and losses. If I heard that once from fans of the Edmonton Oilers during the decade of futility leading up to a long-awaited return to the playoffs last spring, I heard it 1,000 times. As a bottom line it is, of course, true. Except...

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2018-02-19

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Edmonton Oilers: The 6-Game Losing Streak Stops For Now

The Edmonton Oilers stopped their 6-game slid against the Colorado Avalanche with a 4-2 score. Connor McDavid had a hat-trick and temporarily halted the Oilers’ misfortunes for now. It was such a surprise that the Edmonton Oilers finally got a win on Sunday after the turmoil they’ve been through the past two weeks. Beating a […] Edmonton Oilers: The 6-Game Losing Streak Stops For Now - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Source: Oil On Whyte
Date: 2018-02-19

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