Lowetide: How Ken Holland’s transaction history could foreshadow the Oilers summer to come

The Athletic looks back at Ken Holland's offseason history with both Detroit and Edmonton, and how could it influence his future plans.

Source: The Athletic
Date: 2021-06-14

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Edmonton Oilers Grades: Mike Smith 2021 Report Card

Mike Smith gave the Edmonton Oilers a chance to win almost every night this past season. The Edmonton Oilers have gone through a few different goalies the past few seasons, but 39-year old Mike Smith has been one of the best for the team. Smith won 21 of the 30 games he started this season, […] Edmonton Oilers Grades: Mike Smith 2021 Report Card - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Date: 2021-06-14

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Monday Mailbag – Trade Deadline Rentals

It’s Mailbag time again and we’ve got another dose of wisdom for you right here on the ol’ Internet machine. This week, we’re looking at deadline rentals, Devin Shore, the NHL playoffs, and more. If you’ve got got a question you’d like to ask, email it to me at baggedmilk@oilersnation.com or hit me up on Twitter at @jsbmbaggedmilk and I’ll get to you as soon as we can. 1) Ed asks – What are your opinions on the wisdom of playoff rentals? It seems to me that playoff rentals

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2021-06-14

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If Edmonton Oilers don't re-sign Dmitry Kulikov, Ken Holland needs a good Plan B

2021 Edmonton Oilers in review Dmitry Kulikov The absence of  Oscar Klefbom for the entirety of the 2021 season left a gaping void in Edmonton Oilers’ top four. While Klefbom’s fellow left-side workhorse

Source: Edmonton Journal
Date: 2021-06-14

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Should This NJ Devils Winger be a Target of the Edmonton Oilers?

Coming from an Edmonton Oilers point of view, BLH provides you with the latest NHL news, rumors, and speculation from all of the internet’s best sites including Spector’s Hockey, The Fourth Period, NHL Trade Talk, The Hockey Writers, Sportsnet, The Athletic, TSN and more! From NHLRumors.com Sam Carchidi of the Philadelphia Inquirer:  The main priority for Chuck Fletcher lies with finding a right-handed defenseman. Preferably, a defender that replaces the effect Matt Niskanen had on the

Source: Beer League Heroes
Date: 2021-06-13

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Fixing Holes: Left-handed Defencemen on the Free Agent Market

Over the next week, I’ll be going through this summer’s free-agent market position by position. Today, we have left-handed defencemen. While the majority of talk about how the Oilers can improve this off-season is focused on adding forwards, the team could also use a veteran defender to play on the second pair. Oscar Klefbom missed the entirety of the 2021 season after undergoing shoulder surgery and there’s no telling how he’ll look when he returns. There’s also a reasonable chance

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2021-06-13

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Oilers Insider Echoes Recent Reports and Says Hyman, Killorn, DeBrusk, and Hall Are Targets For Edmonton

Coming from an Edmonton Oilers point of view, BLH provides you with the latest NHL news, rumors, and speculation from all of the internet’s best sites including Spector’s Hockey, The Fourth Period, NHL Trade Talk, The Hockey Writers, Sportsnet, The Athletic, TSN and more! From The Cult of Hockey The Edmonton Oilers will go longer in order to pay less for Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Gaetan Haas has signed a multi-year contract back home in Switzerland. Haas is a smart player who skates well and

Source: Beer League Heroes
Date: 2021-06-13

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NHL Rumors: Bruins, Oilers, Lightning, Maple Leafs Big Addition, More

In today’s NHL rumors rundown, Chris Johnston of Sportsnet believes the Toronto Maple Leafs will add someone to the roster that will surprise everyone. He dropped a few hints as…

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2021-06-13

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Women of Oilersnation: Krista Gulseth

I am SO pumped about this week’s feature! In the very first Women of Oilersnation feature, you met the amazing Jen Wrobel, and today you’ll meet her equally as amazing sister, Krista Gulseth! Last week I changed things up and featured a Woman of Hockey, Chanel Keenan who is working for the Seattle Kraken! If you missed it, you can read her feature here! We are so lucky to have these amazing sisters in our Oilersnation community, and I’m so excited to help everyone get to know Krista even

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2021-06-13

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Start Kraken

Start Kraken

I maintain that the chief competition for Ryan Nugent-Hopkins services will be the new outfit. The Seattle Kraken will have more do-re-mi, I always say, and a veteran center who can play a two-way game and mentor the youths would have high value for Seattle general manager Ron Francis. What will his team look like after the expansion draft? I had a go. THE ATHLETIC! I’m proud to be writing for The Athletic, and pleased to be part of a great team with Daniel Nugent-Bowman and Jona

Source: Lowetide
Date: 2021-06-13

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Oilers’ Kassian Has “Killer Instinct” Leafs Need

Both the Edmonton Oilers and Toronto Maple Leafs had shorter postseasons than they were expecting. Edmonton played four games, managing zero wins, against a team they’d dominated in the regular…

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2021-06-13

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Edmonton Oilers Rumors: DeBrusk, Khaira, Goodrow, and More!

Coming from an Edmonton Oilers point of view, BLH provides you with the latest NHL news, rumors, and speculation from all of the internet’s best sites including Spector’s Hockey, The Fourth Period, NHL Trade Talk, The Hockey Writers, Sportsnet, The Athletic, TSN and more! From Post Media OILERS NOTES: Is Jake DeBrusk a trade target for Edmonton? Should the Edmonton Oilers make a trade play for Jake DeBrusk? Or are they set on looking for another element on left-wing, like Brandon Saad or

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Date: 2021-06-13

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