Edmonton Oilers Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. RCMP vs. Edmonton Oilers Alumni FundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | St. Albert Gazette

    The RCMP and the Edmonton Oilers Alumni played a game on Saturday, April 18, 2015 to raise money for the RCMP family support fund established in the aftermath of the shootings of Const. David Wynn and Auxiliary Const.

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  2. Cult of Hockey: Pouliot and Lander could be keys to star-studded Oilers power playRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    It's not unusual for an NHL power play to employ a tough and determined player as a screener and jammer in front of the opposition net. As stacked as the Edmonton Oilers are with power play specialists for next season, including Connor McDavid, Taylor Hall, Nail Yakupov, Jordan Eberle, Leon Draisaitl, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Justin Schultz, it's likely that they will often employ such a role player on their power play as well.

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  3. Cult of Hockey: Lander and Gazdic were better and grittier players for Oilers this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    Anton Lander's willingness to invade the tough areas of the ice has made him a fixture on Edmonton Oilers' powerplay and goalie-pulled units. Coaches often talk about wanting players with "grit," who will "crash the net," and make "hard plays in the blue paint."

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  4. Pens looking to acquire a first round pickRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | MSNBC

    It's expected to be the deepest draft in over a decade so there's no surprise the Pittsburgh Penguins are looking to get themselves a first round pick. GM Jim Rutherford dealt the Pens' first round selection, which would've been 16th overall, to the Edmonton Oilers along with Rob Klinkhammer for David Perron in January .

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  5. Penguins pursuing a first-round draft pickRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Now, they are trying "" rather vigorously, it appears "" to acquire a first-round selection in next month" s NHL draft, where the prospects pool will be particularly deep and talented. "oeI" ll certainly pursue it," general manager Jim Rutherford said, acknowledging that, "oeI don" t know if we" ll be able to pick up one or not."

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  6. Cult of Hockey: Oilers have told Todd Nelson "he's free to look around" for another NHL jobRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    ... but from what I'm hearing, he's been told he's free to look around." A lot of good things happened with the Edmonton Oilers after Todd Nelson took over as head coach 36 games in the 2014-15 season. As I wrote in a recent post, the squad's best ...

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  7. Throwback: Power Outage Shuts Down Bruins-Oilers Game In Stanley Cup FinalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | The Post Game

    Hosting the Edmonton Oilers in Boston, the Bruins had their home ice plagued with eerie influences that provided a unique hockey experience. First, fog settled onto the ice as a result of the arena's indoor temperature hitting 80 degrees.

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  8. Cult of Hockey: Davidson and Bachman grade out highest on Oilers farm team in AHL playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    ... but added some zest to the Barons playoff attack. His +2.3 is a good number for a winger. Greg Chase of the Edmonton Oilers (and Calgary Hitmen) celebrates a second period goal on Calgary Flames goalie Joni Ortio in a split-squad preseason game on ...

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  9. Predicting the 10 Biggest Spenders in 2015 NHL Free AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | BleacherReport

    When the NHL 's free-agent period opens on July 1, there will be the usual rush among general managers to sign the best available talent. Each year, a handful of teams outspend the others.

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  10. What a difference 44 years make: How Edmonton has changed since 1971Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    ... select Guy Lafleur first overall on June 10; team wins Cup again in 1973 with Lafleur in lineup. 2015 - Edmonton Oilers win draft lottery to selection first overall (undoubtedly that will be Connor McDavid) on June 26; future Stanley Cup wins to be ...

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  11. Todd McLellan promises to bring Saskatchewan work ethic to OilersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | CBC News

    Todd McLellan, from Melville, Sask., says the Saskatchewan brand of hockey brings a strong work ethic to the game, which he hopes will rub off on his new team, the Edmonton Oilers. McLellan said Friday that the more he thought about the Edmonton job, the more he was certain it was the right move.

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  12. Edmonton Oilers Increase Ticket Prices, Troll EveryoneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Oil On Whyte

    Bob Nicholson, Connor McDavid, Peter Chiarelli and Todd McLellan have now become the building blocks for the organization as a whole moving forward. Another big part of the Oilers future is the new Rogers Place that is being built on the corner of 104 Ave and 103 St in the heart of downtown Edmonton.

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  13. Friday Sharks Links: McLellan's deal with Edmonton for five years, $15 millionRead the original story

    May 22, 2015 | Fear The Fin

    Todd McLellan's contract to coach the Edmonton Oilers will pay him $15 million over five years for a $3 million annual sallary that's higher than what any NHL head coach made during the 2014-15 season. As it currently stands, he'll be the second-highest paid coach in the league behind Mike Babcock next season.

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  14. Report: Five years, $15M for McLellan in EdmontonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | MSNBC

    McLellan, who on Tuesday was introduced as the new head coach in Edmonton, has reportedly received a five-year deal worth $15 million - a $3M average annual salary that, for a brief time, made him the NHL's highest-paid coach. He has since been eclipsed by new Toronto bench boss Mike Babcock, who signed a reported eight-year deal worth $50 million on Wednesday - an AAV of $6.25M but, due to the contract's front-loaded nature, could possibly reach $8 million in salary in each of Babcock's first three seasons.

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  15. Oilers find their man in McLellanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Red Deer Advocate

    Todd McLellan speaks during a press conference after the Edmonton Oilers announced him as their new head coach in Edmonton on Tuesday May 19, 2015. EDMONTON - Todd McLellan, named Tuesday as the new coach of hockey's woebegone Edmonton Oilers, said he's not even thinking about making the post-season right now.

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  16. Cam Cole: Babcock's bounty up for discussion in NHL coaching fraternityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Vancouver Sun

    Nine-time Stanley Cup winning coach Scotty Bowman says Mike Babcock will only be as successful in Toronto as the talent the Leafs organization provides for him. CHICAGO - For two days, Todd McLellan was the highest-paid coach in the National Hockey League - his five-year deal with the Edmonton Oilers at $3 million per season nudging him ahead of Joel Quenneville's $2.75-million annual stipend in Chicago.

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  17. Hypothetical Trades Based on the Latest NHL RumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... contributed to this ranking. Hypothetical trade: The New York Islanders ship winger Michael Grabner to the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for a second-round pick in the 2015 NHL draft. Basis: Newsday 's Arthur Staple reports Grabner, 27, could be the ...

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  18. Oilers GM Chiarelli acted quickly to get to McLellan before other teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | The London Free Press

    Oilers GM Peter Chiarelli and new head coach Todd McLellan spoke at Tuesday's press conference at the Hotel MacDonald. For four hours, early in the IIHF World Championship, Peter Chiarelli and Todd McLellan sat across from each other in the nothing-fancy neighborhood tavern a couple blocks on the other side of the subway line from the O2 Arena.

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  19. Todd McLellan hired as Oilers' coach, inheriting team that has not made playoffs since 2006Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | Star Tribune

    "We're not going to talk about playoffs here," said McLellan, sitting beside Oilers general manager Peter Chiarelli for the announcement. "We're going to talk about foundation.

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  20. Oilers officially hire Todd McLellan as head coachRead the original story

    May 19, 2015 | Fear The Fin

    After weeks of will-they-or-won't-they tension the Edmonton Oilers officially announced the hiring of former Sharks head coach Todd McLellan at a press conference today. It's been a banner offseason so far for the beleaguered franchise, beginning with a draft lottery win that gives them the chance to select hockey messiah Connor McDavid at next month's entry draft.

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