Oilers Prospect Update: Floating on a McLeod

This week’s prospect update features Ryan McLeod who had himself a week with a huge game against the King’s farm squad, the Reign. An assist that paired up with a hat-trick that included a shorthanded goal (see below) and the overtime winner. The Condors again lived up to the billing I gave them last week, being streaky as the proceed to rattle off three straight wins. This is slowly going to become a Condors update as we near the end of most seasons of the rest. Fitting the Condors figure

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2021-04-12

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Edmonton Oilers get it right by trading for Dmitry Kulikov

The Edmonton Oilers made one final move before the NHL trade deadline by trading for defenseman Dmitry Kulikov. The veteran was acquired by the Oilers from the New Jersey Devils for a conditional fourth-round pick in the 2022 NHL Draft. This was confirmed by SportsNet and well, the Oilers got it right by making this small […] Edmonton Oilers get it right by trading for Dmitry Kulikov - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Date: 2021-04-12

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"The priority was to get deeper on the back end" -- Oilers' GM Ken Holland on his lone deadline-day move

Edmonton Oilers GM Ken Holland addressed the media shortly after the close of the NHL trade deadline on Monday afternoon. He talked at some length about the club’s one acquisition — veteran defenceman  Dmitry Kulikov — while brushing aside a number of queries about the deals h

Source: Edmonton Journal
Date: 2021-04-12

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Darnell Nurse Is Playing His Way to the Olympics

Coming into this season, Edmonton Oilers defenseman Darnell Nurse had his expectations raised unexpectedly. With the team’s No. 1 defenseman, Oscar Klefbom, being declared out for the season, someone on…

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2021-04-12

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A Bird in the Hand…

Old fogies like me are well aware of the tried-and-true saying, “A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush,” and that’s what makes Dmitry Kulikov a very solid acquisition by the Edmonton Oilers prior to today’s NHL trade deadline. He’s not the big splash some fans wanted, but he fills a need. Kulikov, 30, obtained for a conditional fourth-round draft pick in 2022, isn’t a big name. He’s not a flashy puck-mover or a guy who puts up impressive offensive numbers, but he is a prove

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2021-04-12

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What the Oilers are getting in trade deadline pickup Dmitry Kulikov: A cheap solution to a nagging problem

How can Kulikov help the Oilers, and what does his acquisition mean for players like Kris Russell, Caleb Jones and William Lagesson?

Source: The Athletic
Date: 2021-04-12

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Oilers add depth to blue line acquiring Dmitry Kulikov from Devils

The Edmonton Oilers have added depth to their blue line just prior to the NHL trade deadline. Read More

Source: The Edmonton Sun
Date: 2021-04-12

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Edmonton Oilers Acquire D Dmitry Kulikov

Edmonton Oilers Acquire D Dmitry Kulikov

The Edmonton Oilers have made a trade. The club has acquired defenseman Dmitry Kulikov from the New Jersey Devils in exchange for a conditional 2022 fourth-round draft pick. The pick will become a third-round draft choice if the Oilers win a round in the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs, according to TSN’s Gord Miller and Bob McKenzie. The third-round pick would be in 2022. Kulikov has played in 38 games this past season, registering just two assists and a -4 rating. Kulikov has mostly played with P

Source: The Oilers Rig
Date: 2021-04-12

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Oilers Acquire Kulikov From Devils

The Edmonton Oilers have acquired defenseman, Dmitri Kulikov from the New Jersey Devils in exchange for a conditional fourth-round pick in the 2021 NHL Entry Draft. Per @GMillerTSN, Kulikov to…

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2021-04-12

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Oilers acquire Dmitry Kulikov from Devils for conditional fourth-rounder

Oilers acquire Dmitry Kulikov from Devils for conditional fourth-rounder

The Edmonton Oilers have acquired veteran defenceman Dmitry Kulikov from the New Jersey Devils for a conditional fourth-round pick, Sportsnet can confirm. Kulikov, 30, has spent the past 38 games with New Jersey after a three-season stint in Winnipeg. He played one season in Buffalo prior to his Jets tenure, and seven years with the Florida Panthers to begin his career. The veteran rearguard has two points on the season, averaging 19:33 minutes per game for the Devils. He’s averaged more than

Source: SportsNet
Date: 2021-04-12

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Oilers reportedly pick up veteran defenceman Kulikov from Devils

Oilers reportedly pick up veteran defenceman Kulikov from Devils

The Edmonton Oilers reportedly have added depth on the blue-line for the stretch run by acquiring Dmitry Kulikov from New Jersey for conditional fourth-round pick in this year’s draft that would become a third-rounder should Edmonton win a playoff round.

Source: CBC Sports
Date: 2021-04-12

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Oilers To Acquire Dmitry Kulikov From Devils

Oilers To Acquire Dmitry Kulikov From Devils

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty ImagesConditional fourth round pick sent to Devils for low event defenceman The Oilers have made their first move of this year’s trade deadline. Edmonton will ship a conditional fourth round pick to New Jersey for defenceman Dmitry Kulikov. The pick will become a third round pick if the Oilers win a playoff round. Kulikov, 30, is on an expiring deal valued at 1.15MM. A left handed shot, Kulikov would best be suited on the third pair. He’s a welcome option

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Date: 2021-04-12

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