Oilers camp (Sept. 23)

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Date: 2021-09-23

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Report: Doctors call on Edmonton Oilers to reconsider having fans in stands

Over a dozen infectious disease doctors have called on the Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames to reconsider plans of having its stands at full capacity, TSN’s Rick Westhead reported Wednesday. The call comes as Alberta faces an unprecedented health care crisis that has overwhelmed hospitals and intensive care units with COVID-19 cases. “Things are so desperate,” Dr. Ilan Schwartz, an infectious disease doctor in Edmonton, told TSN. “In all of Alberta we have 340 ICU beds. We are liter

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2021-09-23

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Oilers Roster Missing Pieces As Camp Begins

While the majority of the Edmonton Oilers roster will be hitting the ice for training camp in the coming days, a number of players will be missing due to injury or other reasons. Added to the absent Dylan Holloway, defensive prospect Dmitri Samorukov will not be seen in Edmonton for some time due to a […] Oilers Roster Missing Pieces As Camp Begins - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Date: 2021-09-23

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Oilers: Kyle Turris’ Keys to Success, Profile and Expectations

Kyle Turris has been putting in the work this offseason to try and become an NHL regular again. Is that going to be enough to get him a roster spot? After signing a 2 year, $1.65 million deal in October of 2020, Kyle Turris has only played in 27 games for the Edmonton Oilers. He […] Oilers: Kyle Turris’ Keys to Success, Profile and Expectations - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Date: 2021-09-23

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Edmonton Oilers Rumors: “He is virtually untradeable…”

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

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Date: 2021-09-23

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Top 5 Defencemen in Edmonton Oilers Franchise History

Welcome back to the fourth edition of this series, one in which ranks the best five players of each position in Edmonton Oilers franchise history. To this point, the lists have covered the center, left-wing, and right-wing positions, meaning today it is time to do the defencemen. While the Oilers have had some great defencemen […] Top 5 Defencemen in Edmonton Oilers Franchise History - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Date: 2021-09-23

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5 Oilers Greats Who Deserve to Be Honored

On Monday, Sept. 20, the Edmonton Oilers announced that Kevin Lowe’s No. 4 will be raised to the rafters of Rogers Place before their game against the New York Rangers…

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2021-09-23

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Oilers: Evan Bouchard’s Keys to Success, Profile and Expectations

The Edmonton Oilers have another homegrown top-end defenseman in Evan Bouchard. This will be the first season we get to see him on a regular basis. Evan Bouchard, the Edmonton Oilers’ 10th overall pick in the 2018 NHL entry draft, will likely be getting his first look as a full time NHL player this season. […] Oilers: Evan Bouchard’s Keys to Success, Profile and Expectations - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Date: 2021-09-23

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The men’s hockey schedule for the 2022 Beijing Olympics has been announced

The International Ice Hockey Federation has announced the schedule for men’s hockey at the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing. The tournament will kick off on Wednesday, Feb. 9 with the Russian Olympic Committee taking on Switzerland. The following day, the United States will open their tournament against China and Canada will square off with Germany. The latter match will likely feature a head-to-head between the NHL’s most recent Hart Trophy winners, Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl of th

Source: Daily Faceoff
Date: 2021-09-23

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Penalty kill options up front

Penalty kill options up front

Perry Nelson-USA TODAY SportsSomething to watch for this upcoming season is how the Oilers coaching staff assembles the penalty killing units. As I wrote a couple weeks back, the Oilers lost some key defensemen with Larsson and Bear now skating with other teams and are taking a risk if they’re expecting Keith and Ceci to take on those minutes and have success. Things are just as interesting up front. Last season, nine forwards played at least ten minutes short-handed for the Oilers, with Arch

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Date: 2021-09-23

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NHL Must Stop Punishing McDavid & Other Stars For Being Too Good

Connor McDavid is the best player in the world. There isn’t much debate about that. But what there is plenty of debate about is how the NHL rulebook is enforced…

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2021-09-23

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Borden Chantry

Borden Chantry

Evan Bouchard photo by Mark Williams My Grandpa loved Louis L’Amour novels. His entire bedroom was filled with them, and short stories about the west. He was a working man, farmed near Neilburg, Saskatchewan. He used to sit in his house on Saturday nights when I was a kid (this was in Maple Ridge, everyone moved to the coast, where I was born, but they were all farmers), drink a few beers and express real sorrow for not going to the war in 1939. The government kept him home to farm and sup

Source: Lowetide
Date: 2021-09-23

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