What’s going on with Leon?

The star forward is among the league leaders in points, but his production and on-ice numbers at even-strength are lower that expected. It’s critical for the coaching staff and management to figure out what’s going on with Draisaitl if they want their 5v5 numbers to improve. There’s obviously a lot of team-wide issues right now for the Edmonton Oilers, as the club ranks fifth in the Pacific with a 0.526 points percentage and ninth in the western conference. Defensive play has been

Source: The Super Fan
Date: 2022-11-23

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GAME RECAP: Condors 3, Henderson 2

The Bakersfield Condors (8-6-1, 17pts) scored twice in the span of 12 seconds to rally in the third period for a 3-2 win over the Henderson Silver Knights (5-13-0, 10pts). Michael Kesselring (7th) tied it before Xavier Bourgault (4th) scored what proved to be the game winner. Luke Esposito became the 22nd Condors player to score with his first period tally and Olivier Rodrigue stopped 31 of 33. Bakersfield is now 4-0-0 against the Silver Knights this season and 15-6-1 all-time. GAME CENTE

Source: The Bakersfield Condors
Date: 2022-11-23

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32 Thoughts: Coyotes, healthy Chychrun ready to showcase for potential trade

32 Thoughts: Coyotes, healthy Chychrun ready to showcase for potential trade

It was the summer of 2002, right after Steve Yzerman’s greatest season. He led Team Canada to Olympic gold and the Detroit Red Wings to the Stanley Cup on a severely damaged right knee. Twenty years later, teammates still marvel at what he endured. The questions became: Can his knee be fixed? Could he continue? During a visit to the industry-leading Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Birmingham, Ala., it was recommended Yzerman visit Dr. Peter Fowler at the University of Western Ontario. So, h

Source: SportsNet
Date: 2022-11-23

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Revisiting the Jordan Eberle for Ryan Strome trade, five years later

It’s been five years since the Edmonton Oilers traded Jordan Eberle for Ryan Strome. And when you look at the rosters of both the Edmonton Oilers and New York Islanders, there are no remnants of the deal for either club. The deal came down on June 22, 2017. The Oilers had just been bounced from the playoffs by the Anaheim Ducks in the second round of the playoffs. It was their first time in the post-season in 12 years — the fateful trip to the Cup finals. That year, Eberle had a solid regu

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2022-11-23

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OILERS NOTES: McDavid’s leadership gaining speed; Puljujarvi grinding hard

NEW YORK — Connor McDavid’s evolution as a player is right there for everyone to see in the point totals, the spectacular highlight reel plays and a commitment to a 200-foot game. Read More

Source: The Edmonton Sun
Date: 2022-11-22

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NHL Notebook: Jack Campbell practices with Edmonton Oilers, Florida Panthers looking to deal Anthony Dulcair and more

Jack Campbell practiced with the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday a day after taking a puck in the face while sitting on the bench. Campbell was backing up Stuart Skinner in the Oilers’ 5-2 loss to the New Jersey Devils on Monday night. Late in the second period, teammate Dylan Holloway tried to dump a puck into the Devils’ zone, but Dougie Hamilton accidentally deflected the puck. It appeared to catch Campbell near the eye, and on Tuesday he said he wound up with a broken nose. jack campbell g

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2022-11-22

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Why the Oilers should — and likely will — send Dylan Holloway to the AHL

Why the Oilers should — and likely will — send Dylan Holloway to the AHL

For Holloway to develop properly he needs to play a ton and he would get that chance in Bakersfield.

Source: The Athletic
Date: 2022-11-22

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What’s going on with Leon?

What’s going on with Leon?

Perry Nelson-USA TODAY SportsThe star forward is among the league leaders in points, but his production and on-ice numbers at even-strength are lower that expected. It’s critical for the coaching staff and management to figure out what’s going on with Draisaitl if they want their 5v5 numbers to improve. There’s obviously a lot of team-wide issues right now for the Edmonton Oilers, as the club ranks fifth in the Pacific with a 0.526 points percentage and ninth in the western conference. De

Source: Copper N Blue
Date: 2022-11-22

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McDavid is blowing away Matthews in Hart Trophy odds right now

McDavid is blowing away Matthews in Hart Trophy odds right now

Connor McDavid is pulling away from Auston Matthews. And the rest of the field, too. McDavid, already the odds-on favourite to net his first Maurice ‘Rocket’ Richard Trophy as the NHL’s top goal-getter, is the overwhelmingly preferred skater to add a third Hart Memorial Trophy to his collection. The Edmonton Oilers captain is a +105 favourite to net the award, according to Stake.com, meaning a $100 bet would return $205. To compare, Matthews has the second-best odds at +885, with Natha

Source: Daily Hive
Date: 2022-11-22

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Oilersnation Radio: What is the Oilers’ biggest need right now?

The Oilers are back out on the road for a run of games in New York, which means we had plenty to talk about on the brand new Tuesday episode of Oilersnation Radio. On today’s show, we’re talkin’ about last night’s disappointing loss to New Jersey, Jack Campbell getting hit in the face, Evan Bouchard, and a whole lot more. To kick off this week’s Tuesday podcast, we got started with a conversation about what the Oilers’ biggest need is at the 20-game mark of the NHL season. Is it def

Source: Oilers Nation
Date: 2022-11-22

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Reset complete, Campbell anxious to show Edmonton Oilers what he’s made of

NEW YORK — Jack Campbell dabbed at the sweat on his forehead, ignored the drop of blood pooling on his freshly-broken nose, and took questions from the media about how things are going for him right now. Read More

Source: The Edmonton Sun
Date: 2022-11-22

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Oilers goalie Jack Campbell broke his nose and he wasn't even playing

Oilers goalie Jack Campbell broke his nose and he wasn't even playing

Jack Campbell is feeling alright after taking one square to the face. The Edmonton Oilers stopper left a 5-2 loss at the New Jersey Devils on Monday night after an errant puck caught him right on the button. While sitting on the bench. “Yeah, it’s just a broken nose,” Campbell told media Tuesday. “Nothing crazy.” > "Just having some fun & stopping a lot of rubber." > > After taking a puck to the face while on the bench last night, Jack Campbell provides an update &

Source: Daily Hive
Date: 2022-11-22

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