Oilers featured on American national TV broadcasts nine times in 2021-22

Hockey fans in the United States are going to be seeing a lot of the Edmonton Oilers this season. Both ESPN and TNT have announced their schedules for the 2021-22 season and the Oilers will be featured nine times on national broadcasts. The Oilers will appear on ESPN+/Hulu three times: Nov. 7 against the Buffalo Sabres, Nov. 23 against the Dallas Stars, and April 26 against the Pittsburgh Penguins. Edmonton will be on TNT a league-high six times this season: Oct. 27 against the Philadelphia Fl

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2021-09-24

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“Trade, rather than free agency, has been the more successful approach here.” Says Athletic Blogger

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: 2021-09-24

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The Copper And Blue 2021 Top 25 Under 25: #6 Raphael Lavoie

The Copper And Blue 2021 Top 25 Under 25: #6 Raphael Lavoie

Photo by Peter Kovalev\TASS via Getty ImagesBackground and Introduction Raphael Lavoie was selected by the Oilers 38th overall in the 2019 NHL Entry Draft; Lavoie had been projected to be a first round selection and so the Oilers were praised for picking him up at 38. In his draft year, Lavoie had an excellent season with the Halifax Mooseheads which culminated in a Memorial Cup appearance and 73 points in 62 regular season games. He added 22 playoff points in 23 playoff games, making him one o

Source: Copper N Blue
Date: 2021-09-24

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Quiet Storm

Quiet Storm

One of my favourite times of year is training camp. It’s the one time all year when the coach is thinking of the season in broad strokes. You could hear it from Dave Tippett yesterday, Evan Bouchard is going to be a key, Tyler Benson is looking good, the men he envisioned competing for jobs all showed up in great shape. By the first period of the first game of the regular season, it’ll be all out war and a shortened bench and that’s the way the world goes round. I can’t wait.

Source: Lowetide
Date: 2021-09-24

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Oilers: Ryan McLeod’s Keys to Success, Profile and Expectations

Ryan McLeod has the potential to play his first full NHL season this year with the Edmonton Oilers. Playing the end of the regular season and playoffs as the third or fourth-line center, Ryan McLeod should be in one of those spots this season. Hopefully this year he can grow as a player and contribute […] Oilers: Ryan McLeod’s Keys to Success, Profile and Expectations - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Source: Oil On Whyte
Date: 2021-09-24

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Lowetide: Why Colton Sceviour could be an important addition for the Oilers

Josh Archibald remains unvaccinated. If he's not available for the Oilers, it opens the door for Colton Sceviour.

Source: The Athletic
Date: 2021-09-24

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Oilers: Zack Kassian’s Keys to Success, Profile and Expectations

After signing a 4 year, $3.2 million AAV deal with the Edmonton Oilers in 2020 Zack Kassian has yet to live up to the contract. Is this the year he can bring back his point totals? Zack Kassian has been unable to replicate his numbers since COVID took the Edmonton Oilers fans out of the […] Oilers: Zack Kassian’s Keys to Success, Profile and Expectations - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Source: Oil On Whyte
Date: 2021-09-24

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Edmonton Oilers Training Camp: “He looked hungry to make an impression.”

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: 2021-09-24

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Hot Links: Friday, September 24

Hot Links: Friday, September 24

Photo by Andy Devlin/NHLI via Getty ImagesSeason previews, Oilers penalty killing options, the T25U25 screams toward the top five, the MSM, Fallout V: Archie’s Choice, and MORE! Morning, folks. Friday’s upon us, so let’s keep it y-front and get right to it. Why does Jim Matheson still have a media pass?#LetsGoOilers pic.twitter.com/hH7mWqovF8— Sports Archivist (@ArchivistSports) September 23, 2021 Just keep this kind of stuff in mind whenever someone says it’s the fans’ fault

Source: Copper N Blue
Date: 2021-09-24

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Three Questions: The Ken Holland Presser

On Wednesday morning, Ken Holland spoke to the media ahead of the start of training camp and while we’ve already posted a bunch of recaps of the presser (COVID complications and not being done yet) there are a few questions that stuck out to me, and I would love your help to come up with the answers. ALEX STALOCK’S FUTURE Arguably the most shocking moment from Ken Holland’s presser came when he revealed that Alex Stalock will be unlikely to play in 2021-22 because of a heart condition, w

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2021-09-24

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Derek Ryan Q&A: Reliving the University of Alberta days, joining the Oilers and keeping the Sabbath Day holy

Daniel Nugent-Bowman has a one-on-one with Derek Ryan, one of the newest members of the Edmonton Oilers.

Source: The Athletic
Date: 2021-09-24

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What the Jets, Oilers, Flames, and Canucks have to prove this season

What the Jets, Oilers, Flames, and Canucks have to prove this season

The NHL preseason gets going Saturday night with a Montreal Canadiens-Toronto Maple Leafs rivalry matchup. So begins Montreal's quest to approach the Stanley Cup Final again and Toronto's latest attempt to triumph even once in the playoffs. We've already covered what the year ahead means to those teams and to the Ottawa Senators. Let's run through the big questions Canada's western squads - the Winnipeg Jets, Edmonton Oilers, Calgary Flames, and Vancouver Canucks - face at the outset of the sea

Source: The Score
Date: 2021-09-24

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