GAME THREAD: Edmonton Oilers vs. Minnesota Wild

GAME THREAD:  Edmonton Oilers vs. Minnesota Wild

Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/NHLI via Getty ImagesOilers look for fast start against Wild Edmonton Oilers (16-7-0), 2nd, Pacific Minnesota Wild (17-6-1), 1st, Central 07 December 2021 Rogers Place 7 PM MT TV: Sportsnet West Radio: 630 CHED SB Nation Opponent: Hockey Wilderness The Oilers are looking to break a two game losing streak. They’ll face a tall task as the Central DIvision leaders are in town. Can the Oilers get off to a fast start and put in a full sixty minutes? Hyman-McDavid-P

Source: Copper N Blue
Date: 2021-12-08

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Edmonton Oilers: 3 Keys to Victory Against The Minnesota Wild

The Edmonton Oilers are looking to stop their first two-game skid of the year. The last time the Oilers lost consecutive regular-season games was in March when they lost to Vancouver and Calgary on the 13th and 15th. Since then they haven’t lost two in a row till this last week. The team they hope […] Edmonton Oilers: 3 Keys to Victory Against The Minnesota Wild - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Date: 2021-12-08

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Copper & Blue Podcast: Is Coaching to Blame?

Copper & Blue Podcast: Is Coaching to Blame?

Preston, Shona, & Gerard dive into whether or not coaching is the reason the Oilers can’t seem to start games on time The Edmonton Oilers have faced their first real adversity of the 2021/22 NHL season. They dropped consecutive games to a couple of struggling teams in Seattle and Los Angelas to see their record fall to 16-7-0. It was the first time all season that they had lost two in a row. The C&B crew ponders whether or not coaching has anything to do with Edmonton’s struggles to

Source: Copper N Blue
Date: 2021-12-08

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Brendan Perlini placed on waivers by the Edmonton Oilers

In order to make room for Devin Shore who is set to return off of the injured reserve, the Edmonton Oilers have chosen to place forward Brendan Perlini on waivers. Perlini, 25, signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Oilers this August after spending the 2020-21 season in the Swiss National League. Thanks in part […] Brendan Perlini placed on waivers by the Edmonton Oilers - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Source: Oil On Whyte
Date: 2021-12-07

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Edmonton Oilers Talk: “…he’s having a ghastly season and it could mean the end of his NHL career.”

This is your TL/DR (too long, didn’t read) summary post where excerpts are taken from the best of the best when it comes to Edmonton Oilers blogs. BLH gives you his two cents on the latest posts being published in the Oilogosphere! Including those from Lowetide.ca, The Athletic, Oilersnation, The Cult of Hockey, Copper N Blue, Oil on Whyte, and more! The latest NHL news, rumors, and speculation comes from all of the internet’s top sites like Spector’s Hockey, The Fourth Period, NHL Trade

Source: Beer League Heroes
Date: 2021-12-07

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Oilers Gameday: December 7th vs Minnesota

Oilers Gameday: December 7th vs Minnesota

Despite the return of Darnell Nurse the cloud of negativity and poor results have circled around this Oilers team the past few games has persisted. The Oilers have been getting out-possessed, out shot, and out played in back to back losses against the Kings and Kraken, and perhaps even in a win against the Penguins before that.   The Oilers will look to turn the tide tonight against a strong Wild team that sits at 17-6-1 on the season, one of the few teams currently above the Oilers in the st

Source: The Oilers Rig
Date: 2021-12-07

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Oilers vs Wild: Date, Time, Streaming, Betting Odds, Keys, and More

After losing back to back games for the first time this season the Edmonton Oilers look to stop the bleeding. Every team loses games and every team loses consecutive games. The key to having a successful season is to keep the losing streaks short. So far the Oilers have been good at not losing large […] Oilers vs Wild: Date, Time, Streaming, Betting Odds, Keys, and More - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Date: 2021-12-07

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The Sherwood Ford Giant Pre Game Show – Game 24 vs Minnesota

It’s another Oiler’s game day as the team will look to bounce back from their loss to the LA Kings on Sunday. It’s the first time this year that the Oilers have dropped back-to-back contests and just the second time this season that they’ve lost on the home ice. The good news for the Oilers is that they’ll be staying at Rogers Place for the next five games and they’ve been dominant on home ice for most of the season. The bad news for tonight is that they’re going up against a Minn

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2021-12-07

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GDB 24.0: Good Start Needed (7:00pm MT, SNW)

The Oilers’ first periods have been quite the adventure this season. They have only scored first in nine of their 23 games. They are 9-0 when they score first and 7-7 when they allow the first goal. Despite playing from behind often, they average the second most goals/game in the first period with 27 (1.17game). Only Colorado has more at (1.31). But slow starts have plagued them this season, especially lately with brutal starts against Pittsburgh, Seattle and Los Angeles. The first period to

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2021-12-07

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Lightning claim Riley Nash off waivers from Jets, Oilers waive Brendan Perlini

Lightning claim Riley Nash off waivers from Jets, Oilers waive Brendan Perlini

The Tampa Bay Lightning have claimed veteran centre Riley Nash off waivers from the Winnipeg Jets, while the Edmonton Oilers have waived winger Brendan Perlini. Nash, 32, had no points in 15 games for the Jets this season and was a healthy scratch for the team’s past five games. The depth centre has 63 goals and 172 points in 593 games with the Hurricanes, Blue Jackets, Bruins and Jets in his career and also skated in two playoff games with the Maple Leafs last season. He signed a one-year, $

Source: SportsNet
Date: 2021-12-07

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Get After It

When you know you need more from your line-up top to bottom but the post-game video shows you a tired team, which is exactly what Edmonton Oilers’ coach Dave Tippett saw after a 5-1 loss to the Los Angeles Kings, you have to walk a fine line to extract what you’re looking for. So it goes for Tippett and the Oilers as the Minnesota Wild come calling tonight. After two straight losses, the Oilers sit at 16-7-0 despite having played most of the season without Mike Smith and a good chunk of it

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2021-12-07

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Edmonton Oilers activate Devin Shore from IR, place Brendan Perlini on waivers

This morning, the Edmonton Oilers announced via their social media channels that the team has activated forward Devin Shore from the injured reserve and placed Brendan Perlini on waivers in order to clear the space needed to make it happen. #Oilers roster move Devin Shore has been activated from Injured Reserve & Brendan Perlini has been placed on waivers. #LetsGoOilers pic.twitter.com/nbiX7xz70n — Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) December 7, 2021 After missing the last month with an

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2021-12-07

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