Nygard Sidelined 2-4 Weeks

Nygard Sidelined 2-4 Weeks

The Edmonton Oilers have announced that forward Joakim Nygard will be out for 2-4 weeks due to a rib injury. Nygard is out 2-4 weeks with a rib injury. — Jason Gregor (@JasonGregor) October 16, 2019 Nygard has 1 goal in six games, and was averaging 10:15 of ice time with the Oilers so far this season, and seemed to be starting to look comfortable playing in the NHL for the first time in his career. The Swede came over from the SweHL over the offseason, and was one of many low-risk signings

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2019-10-16

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Oilers forward Joakim Nygard out two to four weeks with rib injury

Oilers forward Joakim Nygard out two to four weeks with rib injury

Edmonton Oilers forward Joakim Nygard will miss the next two to four weeks after suffering an injury, the team announced on Wednesday. #Oilers forward Joakim Nygard will be out of action for two to four weeks with a rib injury. We wish Joakim a speedy recovery! pic.twitter.com/qOICvGNMjt — Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) October 16, 2019 In five games for the Oilers this season, the 26-year-old has one goal and a minus-1 rating, averaging 10:15 of ice time. A Stockholm native, Nygard

Source: SportsNet
Date: 2019-10-16

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2019/20 Edmonton Oilers GM7: Flyers @ Oilers – Three Players to Watch

The Oilers have just finished facing their first bit of adversity of the year. In the past, something like this might’ve crippled any confidence they’d built and so I wonder, what team will we see against the Philadelphia Flyers tonight? By all accounts, Philly played like trash in Calgary last night and I imagine they’re going to be well motivated to turn the ship around vs. Edmonton. Jesse Puljujarvi Update: Pulju scored a lovely goal (that would beat any NHL goalie) and added an assist

Source: Beer League Heroes
Date: 2019-10-16

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Rumor Roundup: The latest on the Penguins’ blueline, Predators’ Turris and Oilers’ Puljujarvi

Despite the Penguins' good start, trade talk continues to swirl around Pittsburgh defenders Jack Johnson and Erik Gudbranson. Meanwhile, the Predators have a decision to make regarding Kyle Turris and Jesse Puljujarvi's success in Finland could be helping his value. The post Rumor Roundup: The latest on the Penguins’ blueline, Predators’ Turris and Oilers’ Puljujarvi appeared first on TheHockeyNews.

Source: The Hockey News
Date: 2019-10-16

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Country and Western Night Saturday

CONDORSTOWN, Calif. – Coming home off a 6-2 road victory on Tuesday, the Bakersfield Condors return to Dignity Health Home Ice at Mechanics Bank Arena for Country and Western Night on Saturday at 7 p.m. Bakersfield is off to a 2-1-1 (5pts) start to the season and features Kailer Yamamoto, who is tied for the league lead in goals with four. Great seats start at just $12 and are available by clicking here, at the Mechanics Bank Arena Box Office, or by calling 324-PUCK (7825). COUNTRY &

Source: The Bakersfield Condors
Date: 2019-10-16

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31 Thoughts: Taylor Hall contract status looms over slow-starting Devils

31 Thoughts: Taylor Hall contract status looms over slow-starting Devils

• How will slow start affect Hall, Devils talks? • Pens, Sabres each looking to move a defenceman • Changes coming to NHL All-Star Skills Competition Wednesday’s news is that the New Jersey Devils put assistant GM Tom Fitzgerald on the bench next to head coach John Hynes. We’ve seen teams try something like this before — they put a member of the front office or a GM right behind the players. Last year, Bob Murray did it in Anaheim. Lou Lamoriello has done it in New Jersey. Generally

Source: SportsNet
Date: 2019-10-16

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GAME PREVIEW: Edmonton Oilers vs. Philadelphia Flyers

GAME PREVIEW:  Edmonton Oilers vs. Philadelphia Flyers

Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images Back at home, Oilers face a Flyers club on the tail end of a back-to-back. Edmonton Oilers (5-1-0) vs Philadelphia Flyers (2-1-1) 16 October 2019 Rogers Place 730 PM MST TV: Sportsnet 360 Radio: 630 CHED SB Nation Opponent: Broad Street Hockey A NEW STREAK? The Oilers burst out of the 2019-20 starting gates with their best start in over 30 years. It wasn’t until Monday night when the Blackhawks would stymie the Oilers for the first time this season

Source: Copper N Blue
Date: 2019-10-16

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Joel Persson keeping his head above water but may need helping hand with Edmonton Oilers

Joel Persson keeping his head above water but may need helping hand with Edmonton Oilers

There's no question that a key player for the Edmonton Oilers this year is Joel Persson. But there are plenty of questions about Persson's performance to date and it's apparent Edmonton needs a Plan B in case deploying Persson as a Top 4 NHL d-man proves to be too much for him. Read More

Source: Edmonton Journal
Date: 2019-10-16

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Flyers at Oilers 10/16/19 – Odds and NHL Betting Trends

Flyers at Oilers 10/16/19 – Odds and NHL Betting Trends

by OddsShark (@OddsShark) – Sponsored Post The Edmonton Oilers will be looking to bounce back from their first loss of the season when they return home on Wednesday to take on the Philadelphia Flyers as -135 favourites on the NHL odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Edmonton closed out its first road trip of the season on Monday with a 3-1 loss in Chicago. That brought a halt to a six-game win streak that dated back to April, and left the club with a 5-1-0 record heading into Wedn

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2019-10-16

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2019-20 Game Seven: Flyers at Oilers

2019-20 Game Seven: Flyers at Oilers

If the Oilers are going to make the playoffs, then tonight’s game should result in points for the home team. The Philadelphia Flyers played last night in Calgary, and the Oilers were home and dry. It won’t mean a thing after the opening faceoff, and Carter Hart is an emerging story, but a playoff team makes hay when the sun shines. THE ATHLETIC! The Athletic Edmonton features a fabulous cluster of stories (some linked below, some on the site). Great perspective from a ridiculous gro

Source: Lowetide
Date: 2019-10-16

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