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JONES: Former Oilers goaltender Cam Talbot makes his greatest saveIt was Cam Talbot's greatest save ever. At a time when the sports world — indeed the entire world — could use a feel-good story, the former Edmonton Oiler and current Calgary Flames goaltender provided it this weekend with the news that he'd saved the University of Alabama in Huntsville's NCAA Division I hockey program.

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Edmonton Oilers: Boys on the Bus ready to become Boys in the BubbleIf all goes according to plan, and a mountain of details can be worked out, a team that used to be known as The Boys On The Bus will become The Boys In The Bubble.

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NHL History: Edmonton Oilers win 1985 Stanley CupThe Edmonton Oilers lifted their second Stanley Cup in franchise history today in 1985.

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Edmonton Oilers 2019-20 player review: Ryan Nugent-HopkinsIt's weird to think of the former 2011 first-overall pick as a veteran, but after nine seasons that's the role Ryan Nugent-Hopkins finds himself in.

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An oral history of how Jari Kurri left the Edmonton Oilers to play hockey in ItalyOilersNation columnist Zach Laing writes about how the Edmonton Oilers lost Jari Kurri to a little known team in Italy.

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Best Oilers Trades CountdownBefore I get to my choice for the best trade in Oilers history, let's take a look back at some other great trades the team has pulled off over the years.

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99 Forever PodcastIra Cooper joins Eric Friesen to discuss Leon Draisaitl winning the 2019-20 Art Ross Trophy, the new 24-team playoff format and Edmonton potentially being a hub city for playoff games.

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Edmonton Oilers Leon Draisaitl talks Art Ross Trophy, NHL playoffs, and friendship with Alphonso DaviesOn Friday afternoon, Edmonton Oilers forward, Leon Draisaitl, jumped on a quick conference call with league reporters to talk about winning the Art Ross Trophy for the 2019-20 season, the 24-team playoff format, his friendship with Alphonso Davies and a whole lot more.

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Today in Hockey History: May 30From Stanley Cup Final drama to coaching changes and trades, May 30 has provided us with a little bit of everything in NHL history.

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Edmonton Oilers' Leon Draisaitl proud to win Art Ross, eager to keep building his gameDraisaitl topped the NHL with 110 points and was aiming for a second 50-goal season.

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Edmonton Oilers' Forgotten Greats: Bill RanfordBill Ranford ranks as one of the best in Edmonton Oilers history but is often forgotten in favour of his predecessor, Grant Fuhr.

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JONES: Leon Draisaitl first German to win Art Ross Trophy as NHL's top scorerLeon Draisaitl, growing up in Cologne, Germany, didn't know much about the legend and lore involving Art Ross, the man the NHL honoured with the trophy presented annually to the winner of the league scoring race.

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Oilersnation Radio Episode 88Another week is set to wrap and that means a fresh episode of Oilersnation Radio is here to get you prepped for the weekend.

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Art Ross HartsaitlAnother week is set to wrap and that means a fresh episode of Oilersnation Radio is here to get you prepped for the weekend.

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Worst Trades in Oilers' HistoryThe Edmonton Oilers have made their fair share of trades, some have been successful, others not so much.

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Champions Week: Steve SmithA stalwart on the point for the Oilers in the 1980s, hear from Steve Smith on his time with the orange and blue in the dynasty years.

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Leon Draisaitl and Jack MichaelsHear from the 2019-20 Art Ross Trophy winner on his incredible season, the playoff format and how he's been spending the modified off-season.

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RAWLeon Draisaitl speaks to the media on a conference call after the league has announced their return to play plan.

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Elliotte Friedman from NHL Hockey on RogersGet Elliotte's thoughts on the NHL's playoff format, proposed hub cities and the case for Western Conference sites, who the Hart Trophy front-runner is and much more.

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Bob kicks off the May 29 showHear clips from Connor McDavid and Darnell Nurse's media availability as they address the NHL's playoff format, return-to-play protocol and more.

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Cult of Hockey's "Draisaitl picked as NHL MVP by NHL.com writers" show

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Edmonton is an Excellent Choice for NHL Hub CityI know this will come off as homer-ism in the extreme to some, but when I look at the 10 cities on the NHL's shortlist to be hubs when play-ins and playoffs finally get underway, I don't see a better hub candidate than Edmonton.

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NHL Rumors: Oilers, Rangers, Sabres, Phase 3, MoreIn today's NHL rumors, the Edmonton Oilers speak on their decision to vote "for" the 24-team play-in, plus there is news from the Rangers and Sabres.

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Hot Links: Friday, May 29Oilers news and notes to get you set for the weekend.

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Edmonton Oilers 2019-20 player review: James NealIt's safe to say the Oilers took a flyer on James Neal, but so far this season it's paid off.

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Experiments with Foreign Sounds29 May 2020 ⋅ by Lowetide ⋅ in entry draft '20 ⋅ 0 Comments ⋅ Tags: entry draft 2020.

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The latest news and rumors from around the NHLBettman details return to play; agents love Kyle Dubas; is Benning the right man for the Canucks; a 22 team format would be better; best and worst Flames trades and more in this week's Nation Roundup brought to you by Sumo Jerky.

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Throwback Thursday: One year ago today, Edmonton Oilers hired Dave TippettOne year ago today, the Edmonton Oilers announced that Dave Tippett would be the 16th head coach in club history.

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Leon Draisaitl Takes Art Ross Trophy In Shortened 2019-20 Regular SeasonDraisaitl compiled 110 points - an excellent number for a full season. Draisaitl put up 110 points in 71 games to lead the NHL when the season went on pause in mid-March.

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Worst Oilers Trades CountdownAlso, Ryan Smyth, who had led the team with 36 goals in 2005-06, was still around.

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Oilers' McDavid, Nurse size up new playoff format ahead of potential Hawks clashTwo days after the NHL revealed its return-to-play plan, Edmonton Oilers star Connor McDavid and defenceman Darnell Nurse were already looking ahead to potentially playing in the 24-team Stanley Cup format.

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Oilers GM blessed to have young scoring champ Leon DraisaitlWhen Ken Holland was working for the Detroit Red Wings he knew Leon Draisaitl was good, but maybe not this good.

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Edmonton Oilers: Connor McDavid and Darnell Nurse discuss NHL's 24-team playoff formatOn Thursday afternoon, Connor McDavid and Darnell Nurse jumped on a Zoom call with reporters to talk about the NHL's plan to get back on the ice, the 24-team playoff format, and what it was like to be involved in that process.

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Edmonton Oilers pipeline update: Skyler Brind'Amour looking to carve own pathSkyler Brind'Amour is working hard to skate out of his father's shadow and fashion his own NHL is currently riding out the COVID-19 pandemic in his hometown of Raleigh, N.C., after a successful freshman season at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Conn.

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What Will The Oilers Playoff Roster Look Like?When the puck drops on the Edmonton Oilers' play-in series against the Chicago Blackhawks, things will be very different than they were in March.

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Champions Week: Legendary player and builder Kevin LoweHear stories from the Oilers' first ever NHL draft pick, legendary player and builder, Kevin Lowe on his time with the Stanley Cup dynasty years.

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McDavid to Edmonton Oilers fans: format isn't perfect, but it's best for the NHLConnor McDavid understands that not everyone is happy with the return to play format he helped create.

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Connor McDavid and Oilers take one for the league in playoff formatThe Oilers will have to participate in a play-in series despite the fact they finished second in their division and superstar Connor McDavid was a key part of the Return-to-Play Committee.

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McDavid to Edmonton Oilers fans: format isn't perfect, but it's best for the NHLConnor McDavid understands that not everyone is happy with the return to play format he helped create.

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Real Life Podcast Episode 183Another Thursday is upon us and that means the boys from the Real Life Podcast were back with a brand new episode to get you through what's left of the week.

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Edmonton's Hub City Pitch, Nation Coffee, and YEG BurgerAnother Thursday is upon us and that means the boys from the Real Life Podcast were back with a brand new episode to get you through what's left of the week.

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NHL players face imperfections but excitement in league's return-to-play planIf the NHL gets the green light from government and health officials, 24 teams would be left to compete for the Stanley Cup.

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Sportsnet's Brian BurkeGet Burkie's take on the NHL's playoff format and the details of the return-to-play protocol.

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Sportsnet colour analyst Louie DeBruskLouie DeBrusk shares his projected Oilers playoff lineup and gives thoughts on the NHL's playoff format and return-to-play protocol.

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Edmonton Oilers: How to beat the Blackhawks in Qualifying RoundThe Edmonton Oilers have what it takes to get past the Chicago Blackhawks in the play-in round of the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs.

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NHL writers vote Edmonton Oilers Leon Draisaitl as Hart Trophy winnerLeon Draisaitl is the winner of the 2019-20 Hart Trophy — at least, that's what the writers for NHL.com think.

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Leon Draisaitl wins Art Ross, Alex Ovechkin wins 9th Richard TrophyWith the NHL regular season officially deemed final, the league announced its regular-season trophy winners on Thursday, led by Edmonton Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl and more history made by Washington Capitals winger Alex Ovechkin.

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Who cracked your projected Oilers playoff lineup?Bob and Brenden share their projected Oilers playoff rosters and ask you for yours.

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Edmonton Oilers defenceman Ethan Bear lends voice to #ProtectOurElders campaignEdmonton Oilers defenceman, Ethan Bear, has joined up with the Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation to lend his voice as part of the #ProtectOurElders campaign to help spread the word about protecting the most vulnerable members of the community during this difficult time.

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Flyers Throwback: J.J. Daigneault blows Spectrum roof off vs OilersThe game would change in the third period as the Flyers came out with a fury of shots to get the game tied and they did that on goal from Brian Propp and then a few minutes later, what would happen is one of the moments in the Flyers history and also for the Spectrum as J.J. Daigneault blasted shot from the point to give Flyers the 3-2 lead and...

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Oilers' Draisaitl wins 1st scoring title as NHL announces season awardsEdmonton forward Leon Draisaitl was named winner of the Art Ross Trophy, Washington captain Alex Ovechkin and Boston right-wing David Pastrnak were named the co-recipients of the Maurice.

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NHL Announces 2019-20 Award WinnersWith the 2019-20 regular season over, the NHL announced their regular season awards that features Boston domination and Alex Ovechkin's 9th Rocket Trophy.

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REWIND 19-20Watch all the best Oilers hits from the 2019-20 season.

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Hot Links: Thursday, May 28Should the Oilers look at buying someone out? More on Tyler Wright's draft philosophies, Connor McDavid's year, needs for the 2020 Draft, Rob Clark and mental health, playoff odds, Ken Holland interview, and MORE!

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The Big Questions: Should the Edmonton Oilers look at buying out a player?As I've been going through the different questions that Ken Holland will be facing in the upcoming offseason, it's clear that the Oilers GM will need to find a way to free up some cap space.

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NHL: Hockey Lays Out Return With Hawks In Playoff MixAs a No. 12 seed, the lowest in the Western Conference and a typically non-existent seed in any other playoff season, the Hawks are expected to participate in a special 24-team tournament, expected to be held in two host cities, that will determine this year's recipient of the Stanley Cup.

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Edmonton Oilers 2019-20 player review: Connor McDavidConnor McDavid is the undisputed leader and backbone of the Edmonton Oilers. It's impossible to talk about the success of the team without talking about the success of their best player.

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Today in Hockey History: May 28Among the memories from this date are two Hall of Famers calling it a career, numerous Stanley Cup Final victories and a huge swing and miss in the draft.

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JONES: NHL should be applauded for leading the way with realistic planThe thing about being self-isolated during the COVID-19 pandemic is that it gives you a lot of time to think.

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Are NHL oddsmakers under-estimating the Edmonton Oilers in the 2020 playoffs? Yes, they areYou heard it here first: oddsmakers are under-estimating the Stanley Cup potential of the Edmonton Oilers right now.

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NationSims2 Playoff Live Stream Sim: Play-inStrange days indeed and with the play-in going to OT and I forgot to set the settings.

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Oilers general manager Ken Holland fine with Blackhawks play-in seriesWhile NHL commissioner Gary Bettman was talking play-on Tuesday, Edmonton Oilers general manager Ken Holland was talking play-in Wednesday.

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Edmonton among 10 cities considered to host NHL return; Oilers will play Blackhawks in qualifying roundNHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said Edmonton is among 10 cities being considered to host the playoffs as he revealed more details about the league's plan to return to play this summer.

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Oilers Hold Advantage Over Blackhawks In Play-In SeriesAt some point this summer, the Edmonton Oilers will take the ice for a best-of-five play-in series against the Chicago Blackhawks.

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Oilers GM waiting for details from NHL, looking forward to showdown with ChicagoChicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford blocks a shot by Edmonton Oilers right wing Kailer Yamamoto during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Chicago, Thursday, March 5, 2020.

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Edmonton Oilers GM Ken Holland talks return to play, roster, and Edmonton as a hub cityOn Wednesday afternoon, Edmonton Oilers GM, Ken Holland, jumped on a conference call with reporters to talk a little bit about the NHL's return to play plan, the 24-team playoff format, roster decisions, and more.

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David Staples from the Cult of HockeyDavid and Bob discuss the COVID-19 numbers in Edmonton as the provincial and municipal governments push to host NHL playoff games at Rogers Place.

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Oilers general manager Ken HollandHear an exclusive interview with the G.M. of the Oilers after the NHL announced plans for a playoff format, the 2020 draft and lottery and the prospect of the Edmonton hosting games.

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Brian Lawton from the NHL NetworkFormer player agent and general manager, Brian Lawton weighs in on the NHL's playoff format, the draft lottery and the case for hub cities to host games when play resumes.

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Premier Jason KenneyAlberta's Premier, Jason Kenney joins the show to discuss the process in pitching Edmonton as a hub city for NHL postseason action to the league, the federal government, and all the moving parts that go into the proposal.

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Edmonton Oilers General Manager Ken Holland speaks out on the 24-team NHL playoff structure, James Neal and Philip BrobergEdmonton Oilers General Manager.

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Edmonton, Vancouver and Toronto hope to be NHL hubs, but there's a catchThe Edmonton Oilers are among the teams trying to convince the NHL that their city is the right spot to host 12 teams as part of a plan to complete the 2019-20 season and award the Stanley Cup.

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NHL is Back, Baby…A mere 75 days after the NHL paused the 2019/2020 season, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman outlined the National Hockey League's return-to-play plan yesterday.

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The "Good" and the "Bad" now that the Edmonton Oilers Stanley Cup playoff path is clearA new, 24-team playoff world was announced by Commissioner Gary Bettman on Tuesday. For Edmonton Oilers fans that have been left wanting due to COVID-19 since March, they finally had something to cheer about.

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Breaking down the Patrik Stefan empty-net missTwo weeks ago, former Edmonton Oiler, Ales Hemsky, officially retired from hockey and it inspired our very own Cam Lewis to look at one of the biggest moments from his 15-year NHL career.

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Oilers News and Rumors: Draisaitl, McDavid, Smith, Neal, MoreIn an Edmonton Oilers news and rumors update, there is a lot to digest coming out of the announcement made by NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman on Tuesday, many items of which affect the Oilers specifically.

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Hot Links: Wednesday, May 27NHL unveils RTP plan, officially ending 2019-20 season. Leon Draisaitl then officially wins the 2019-20 Art Ross as the NHL's leading scorer, and the Oilers keep their third round pick from the James Neal deal.

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Baggedmilk on #theLOCKERROOM: Movies, Hub Cities, and the NHL PlayoffsIf I'm being honest with you guys, I had no idea that today was Wednesday until Lochlin called me for my weekly radio hit with the boys on The Locker Room.

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Oilers Leon Draisaitl Wins Art Ross TrophyYesterday, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman officially ended the 2019-20 regular season. While the league is slated to return for a 24-team playoff at some point in the summer, the regular season is over if Bettman's word is to be trusted.

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Edmonton, Vancouver and Toronto vying to be NHL hubs, but there's a catchThe NHL's goal is to name two cities, but deputy commissioner Bill Daly said the Canadian government's mandatory 14-quarantine for anyone entering the country would make markets north of the 49th parallel a non-starter.

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Oilerslive Live Stream May 25 Georges LaraqueOilerslive Live Stream May 25 with former Oiler and fan favourite Georges Laraque Hosted by Michael Hebert and joined by Mike Dirsa for Megathread Monday.

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Projecting the 28 skaters and 4 goalies of Edmonton Oilers' playoff rosterFinally some hard news for hockey fans this week with Gary Bettman's.

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It's official: Oilers in play-in series, Edmonton possible hub cityCommissioner Gary Bettman made it official - as official as you can make things at the tail end of a pandemic, anyway - by confirming and outlining the NHL's 24-team playoff tournament.

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2019/20 Edmonton Oilers: The Hawks, the Latest on Puljujarvi , and a Chat with Former World Junior Star Tyler BouckWhat a bloody joke this is. The Edmonton Oilers finish HIGHER than the Dallas Stars but have to participate in a "play-in" vs. the Chicago Blackhawks in order to get to the actual playoffs...

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Edmonton Oilers' Leon Draisaitl becomes first German-born player to win NHL's Art Ross TrophyWith the National Hockey League officially abandoning its 2019-20 regular season on Tuesday amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Edmonton Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl secured his claim to the league's Art Ross Trophy.

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The Cult of Hockey's "Gary Bettman playoff plans and Oilers in on Lafreniere sweepstakes" podcast

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It appears Oilers don't have to give Flames third-round pick for James NealThe playoffs haven't started for the Edmonton Oilers but maybe they already have a small victory off the ice.

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'Cautious optimism' about NHL return from Oilers fansWe officially know the Edmonton Oilers will be playing in the Stanley Cup playoffs... but we don't know when or where.

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Who the Edmonton Oilers should be scared of in match upMark Spector discusses the biggest threats the Edmonton Oilers will face against the Chicago Blackhawks.

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Could Oilers Go From "Shafted" To Unlikely No. 1 Draft Pick Winners?Did the Edmonton Oilers just go from unlucky to potentially one of the luckiest teams in the NHL based on how the draft lottery is being structured?

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Just like that, Edmonton Oilers are in with a chance in the Alexis Lafreniere SweepstakesTwo-staged draft lottery highlights NHL's Return to Play planNHL Commissioner Gary Bettman took to the airwaves on Tuesday afternoon to formalize the NHL's Return to Play strategy, or at least to build a few border fences around some wide-open spaces.

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NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman talks NHL return to play, hub cities, and draft lotteryThis afternoon, NHL commissioner, Gary Bettman, spoke about the NHL's return to play strategy and what the league will look like if it can resume the season later this summer.

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Why Oilers should fear Kane when qualifying round beginsThe NHL playoffs are coming back, who's ready for Showtime?

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NHL Announces Return-To-Play PlanCommissioner Gary Bettman outlined the NHL's plan to complete the 2020 Playoffs on Tuesday afternoon.

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It doesn't look like the Oilers won't have to give the Flames their third-round pick in 2020Last summer, when the Oilers and Flames swapped Milan Lucic for James Neal, there was a condition attached that stipulated that Edmonton would give Calgary a third-round pick in 2020 in Neal scored 21 goals and Lucic scores 10 or fewer goals than Neal in the 2019-20 season.

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Leon Draisaitl is the 2019-20 Art Ross Trophy winnerAs the NHL unveiled its plan for a 24-team playoff tournament this summer, commissioner Gary Bettman officially announced that the 2019-20 regular season had come to an end.

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Champions Week: Hall of Fame goaltender Grant FuhrGrant Fuhr drops by on Champions Week on Oilers Now to discuss some of the more memorable moments from Stanley Cup victories that happened throughout this week in the 1980s.

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Teams that lose play-in series will reportedly be in the draft lotteryWhile there had been confusion around what would happen with draft positioning among teams who were set to play in the play-in round, apparently, all of the teams who get knocked out in that first round will be entered into the draft lottery along with the seven teams who didn't make the playoffs.

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NHL Playoffs: Turning Back The Clocks to the 1980s?Last week the NHL proposed an unprecedented 24-team playoff. Well, the first round would be considered a play-in, not a playoff, but whatever they want to call it, for the first time in league history 24 teams will be involved in a scenario.

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Sportsnet's Mark SpectorBob and Mark continue the debate about the proposed 24-team playoff format and the overall fairness and logic behind it.

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NHL History: Edmonton Oilers hire Pat Quinn today in 2009It was 11 years ago today that the Edmonton Oilers hired the eighth coach in history, Pat Quinn.

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The NHL is set to make a significant announcementCommissioner Gary Bettman is set to make an announcement on the NHL's return-to-play protocol, and we break down what details it may cover.

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NHL History: Edmonton Oilers hire Pat Quinn today in 2009It was 11 years ago today that the Edmonton Oilers hired the eighth coach in history, Pat Quinn.

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Former Oilers forward Sam Gagner has no dog in the expanded playoff format fightWhen you talk to Sam Gagner about the 24-team NHL playoff scenario, there's a big shrug because he finished the season with the woeful Detroit Red Wings.

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JONES: NHL rinks could see action soon with initial return-to-play initiativesOne of the most interesting items in the 21-page Phase 2 document of the Return To Play project issued by both the NHL and NHLPA on Monday was this:Players are being informed that they can use an NHL facility in the area where they reside even if they don't play for that NHL team.

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NHL Preparing For Phase 2 Of ReturnIf you want hockey back this summer, you got good news on Friday night when the NHLPA approved the 24-team playoff format.

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Hot Links: Tuesday, May 26NHL releases 22-page Return to Play memo, Mike Green's playoff role, a 2010 Re-Draft, Mikko Koskinen's season, and MORE!

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Edmonton Oilers 2019-20 Season Comic CaptionsToday in our new series we cover the Edmonton Oilers comic captions featuring humorous captions to NHL photos for the teams in the league.

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News and Notes: Quarantining in the playoffs, the 2020-21 season, and the Draft LotteryOver the weekend, the NHLPA voted heavily in favour of accepting a 24-team playoff format in the event the NHL resumes the 2019-20 season later this summer.

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Today in Hockey History: May 26Fans of the Pittsburgh Penguins have had plenty to cheer about on this date. Plus, a new Stanley Cup tradition began on May 26.

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JONES: Has it really been 30 years since the Oilers won their last Stanley Cup?When I first came to Edmonton to begin a career writing sports in this city, it was 1967 and only a few months after the Toronto Maple Leafs had won the Stanley Cup.

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Edmonton Oilers secret weapon going into 2020 playoffs? The Third WaveWho knows if there's going to be an NHL playoffs? If there is, who knows how the Edmonton Oilers will do?

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NHL continues return plans; questions remain about when Oilers can begin workoutsThe NHL is planning to have players return to team facilities for small-group workouts in June as the Edmonton Oilers and the Alberta government continue their pitch to resume the season at Rogers Place.

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NationSims2 Playoff Live EA NHL20 Stream Sim: Play-inThe new play-in simulation went well for the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday afternoon. Winners in Game One by a whopping score of 8-1.

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NHL Return to Play and a Back Alley UpdateAnother Monday is upon us and that means the boys were back with a brand new episode of the Real Life Podcast to get you through the week.

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Real Life Podcast Episode 182Another Monday is upon us and that means the boys were back with a brand new episode of the Real Life Podcast to get you through the week.

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Reid Wilkins from Inside Sports630 CHED's Reid Wilkins checks in with his thoughts on the NHL's playoff format, return-to-play protocol and more.

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Craig Simpson from NHL Hockey on RogersOur first guest on Champions Week, Craig Simpson from NHL Hockey on Rogers re-lives some of the most memorable moments from his two Stanley Cup wins with Edmonton in 1988 and 1990.

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NHL insider John ShannonJohn Shannon breaks down the agreement to proceed with return-to-play protocol into Phase Two, and the playoff format that all but two teams voted in favor of.

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What Will Edmonton Oilers Head Coach Dave Tippett Do?It is interesting to note one line in the memo: "Players from other clubs who are residing in the area can have access to the facilities." So any Edmonton-based players who play for other NHL teams could remain here and start training right away, rather than travel to the city of their home team.

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Bob kicks off Champions Week on Oilers NowBob brings you up to speed on the NHL's return to play protocol and previews a week's worth of guests to commemorate several of the Oilers' Stanley Cup victories.

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NHL issues super strict guidelines to contain any COVID-19 outbreak during return to playSee local businesses open during COVID See local businesses open during COVID View now>.

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NHL Rumors: Oilers, Blues, Devils, NHL Phase 2 Memo, MoreIn today's NHL rumors there is news on the NHL moveing to Phase 2, talk on the Edmonton OIlers and Andreas Athanasiou, plus Devils and Blues news.

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NHL Releases Phased Return to Sport ProtocolThis morning, the NHL released a 22-page document regarding their return to play protocols, including a look at safety measures, testing, travel and a whole lot more.

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Edmonton Oilers 2019-20 player review: Mikko KoskinenIf the playoffs started tomorrow, Mikko Koskinen would have the edge to be the Edmonton Oilers starting goalie.

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Hot Links: Monday, May 25Big weekend as NHL and NHLPA reach preliminary agreement on return to play format as negotiations continue, Oilers Blackhawks analysis and previews, and a whole lot MORE!

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Feels Like Home To MeI started my first radio job at the same time as a bunch of talented young people, and found the same level of quality in my second job in Red Deer.

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Getting to know the Chicago BlackhawksAs far as we know, the Oilers will be facing off against the Blackhawks in a five-game play-in series to determine who moves on to the actual playoffs.

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Monday MailbagMonday is here again and that means the mailbag is back to answer the questions you've always wanted to know about the NHL and life in general.

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New Edmonton Oilers speedster Andreas Athanasiou may face delicate contract talksSee local businesses open during COVID See local businesses open during COVID View now>.

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Oilers Playoff Preview: Chicago Play-In SeriesEdmonton and Chicago seem to be destined to meet in a 5-game play-in series as apart of the NHL's new 24-team format.

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NHL Rumors: Red Wings, Canucks, Oilers, Lightning, MoreIn today's NHL rumor rundown, there is news on the Detroit Red Wings and who they might be targeting in free agency.

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Oilers Shafted By 24-Team Playoff Format, But Have Sliver LiningThe Edmonton Oilres are one of the teams getting shafted by this new 24-team playoff format.

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Edmonton Oilers win their last Stanley Cup in 1990The old saying is that time flies. That seems especially true as today marks the 30th anniversary of the Edmonton Oilers' fifth, and unlikeliest, Stanley Cup on this sunny Sunday - the first and only sip from the silverware of the post-Wayne Gretzky era.

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NHL History: Today in 1988, the lights go out at the Boston GardensAnd it showed once they made it to the playoffs. Before Edmonton made it to the Cup finals against the Boston Bruins, they beat the Winnipeg Jets, Calgary Flames and Detroit Red Wings losing only two games along the way.

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JONES: Edmonton Oilers' looming future could hold plenty of playoff pastIs it too early to start advancing the Chicago Blackhawks versus Edmonton Oilers Stanley Cup playoff series?

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Let's talk about the NHL playoffs formatThis weekend, the NHLPA approved the idea of a 24-team return to play format as a means of reaching a conclusion on the 2019-20 NHL season, but even with the go-ahead from the players, there are still plenty of details that will need to be ironed out.

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It was 30 years ago today!I have it on DVD and will probably watch it today. 30 years ago the Edmonton Oilers won their 5th Stanley.

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Today in Hockey History: May 24Today is the anniversary of the most memorable National Hockey League playoff game that never offically happened; the night the lights went out.

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Share this Story: Are the Edmonton Oilers getting an unfair shake in this newly proposed playoff structure?See local businesses open during COVID See local businesses open during COVID View now>.

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NHL History: Edmonton Oilers take 3-0 series lead over Anaheim in 2006 playoffsToday in 2006, the Edmonton Oilers scored three goals in the first 4:40 of the third period en route to a 5-4 victory over the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim in the conference finals.

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TYCHKOWSKI: NHL's return to play strategy could cost fans in the long runThe NHL and the NHL Players Association have given us plenty to digest - some of it sweet, some of it a little hard to swallow - with a 24-team return to play concept that both sides have agreed to in principle.

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NHL Rumors: Oilers, Penguins, Sharks, NHLPA Votes, MoreIn today's NHL rumors, the NHLPA has voted yes on a 24-team playoff format while the Edmonton Oilers push hard to host.

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Fear of Patrick KaneIt appears that the fear of playing Patrick Kane helped to drive the NHL to adopt a five-game opening playoff round, as opposed to a three game series.

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The Cult of Hockey's "Edmonton Oilers likely to face Patrick Kane and Blackhawks in playoffs" show

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Playoffs 2.0 Live NHL20 Stream Sim: WCFs Game 1Last time we saw each other, it was Thursday last week and Dan was running through some practices, chatting with a few of you and that was where he announced that after deliberation and debate, we decided to go ahead with the much requested Playoffs 2.0.

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The 24-team format has been approved, but there's plenty left to determineOn Friday, the NHLPA Executive Board voted to move ahead with talks regarding a 24-team playoff in the NHL's return-to-play efforts.

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JONES: Edmonton Oilers only looking ahead in NHL's possible return to playWhen the NHL was forced to pause the season on March 12 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the head coach of the Edmonton Oilers knew dealing with what lay ahead was going to be unprecedented.

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The Big Edmonton Oilers Questions: Who are the trade candidates?I've spent the last few weeks going through some of the big questions that will be facing Ken Holland once the 2019/20 season officially wraps up and the offseason begins.

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Don't Think Twice, It's All Wright23 May 2020 ⋅ by Lowetide ⋅ in entry draft '20 ⋅ 0 Comments ⋅ Tags: entry draft 2020, wright.

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Pros and Cons: The Edmonton Oilers and the NHL's Return to Play ProposalBefore I begin, let's make a communal vow to not rule out the 2019-20 Stanley Cup champions as real winners since it's the "COVID Cup" or the "Pandemic Cup." Once the play-in round concludes, there will be a viable, entertaining playoff run that sees the same amount of best-of-seven series as regular playoffs-the winners will earn their prize.

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Chicago Blackhawks will upset the Edmonton Oilers in proposed first round of NHL playoffs, stats analyst predictsIt's looking more like a deal will be worked out to proceed with the NHL playoffs, and that the Edmonton Oilers might play the Chicago Blackhawks in the opening round.

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REPORT: NHLPA Approves 24-Team Playoff FormatIt doesn't matter if you like it or not, the NHL is moving forward with the 24-team playoff format that was proposed to players this week.

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Report: NHLPA expected to approve 24-team playoff formatReports from OilersNation's Jason Gregor and TSN's Bob McKenzie say the NHLPA is expected to pass a 24-team playoff format.

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99 Forever Podcast Ep 14 with Cheryl StuartCheryl Stuart joins host Eric Friesen to discuss the OilersLive Cup and some of her favourite memories from 40 years as an Edmonton Oilers season ticket holder.

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Edmonton Oilers chairman Bob Nicholson not a fan of proposed NHL format, gives update on World JuniorsEdmonton Oilers chairman Bob Nicholson said players could soon start training in small groups as the NHL moves towards a return.

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Breaking down the NHL's 24-team playoff formatAnother week is in the books and that means a fresh episode of Oilersnation Radio is here to get you set for the weekend.

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NHL Rumors: Canucks, Canadiens, Oilers, Coyotes and Hall, MoreIn today's NHL rumors there is news that Taylor Hall might see a long-term fit in Arizona, there is news on the Canucks blue line and Tomas Tatar talk.

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Paul Coffey Believes the Edmonton Oilers' Dynasty Could Have ContinuedEdmonton Oilers' legend Paul Coffey joined Jeff Marek and Elliotte Friedman for a live edition of Ask 31 on sportsnet.ca on April 28 to discuss several Oilers topics.

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Oilersnation Radio Episode 87Another week is in the books and that means a fresh episode of Oilersnation Radio is here to get you set for the weekend.

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Jack Michaels from the Oilers Radio NetworkBob and Jack engage in another spirited conversation about the Oilers run ins with Boston in the playoffs and which athlete deserves the next ten-part docuseries.

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Ales Hemsky RetiresAfter 15 seasons and 572 points in 845 NHL games, long time Edmonton Oiler Ales Hemsky has hung up the skates.

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NHL player agent Allain RoyOne of the league's premier player agents, Allain Roy explains player relations during a pandemic and peels back the curtain on how players really feel about the prospect of playing games during a pandemic and the logistical limitations that come with it.

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O.E.G. Chairman Bob NicholsonBob Nicholson joins us to reinforce Edmonton's case to host NHL games when the league resumes, and provide an update on the status of the 20-21 World Juniopr Championship, which Edmonton and Red Deer were slated to host this holiday season.

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NHL History: Edmonton Oilers Mark Messier sets playoff record with ninth career shorthanded goalThe tally came in game three of the 1987 Stanley Cup finals against the Philadelphia Flyers.

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NHL Classic Games: 1982 Oilers vs. KingsWatch the Edmonton Oilers take on the Los Angeles Kings at Great Western Forum for Game 4 of the Smythe Division semi-finals - where NHL legends Wayne Gretzky, Jari Kurri, Grant Fuhr and Marcel Dionne work their magic during NHL Playoff Hockey!

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Underdog: Fernando PisaniThey have time to kill now folks. Time to kill now.

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JONES: New Stanley Cup playoff concept taking shapeThere are those who contend there is not a more difficult trophy to win in all of professional team sports than hockey's Stanley Cup.

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Hot Links: Friday, May 22Underdog week rolls on with "Teach Me How To" Dougie Weight and "Juicy" Jussi Markkanen, a new 3 on 3 hockey league, Bob Green's draft record, 31 Thoughts, Zack Kassian's season, Bill Ranford's Conn Smythe, and MORE!

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2019/20 Edmonton Oilers: Latest on the COVID Cup and a Short Chat with Former Oilers Dman Jason StrudwickSo. The Edmonton Oilers, according to the proposed 24-team COVID Cup plans the NHL is voting on, will not be a top-4 seed and they'll have to go through a "play-in" in order to "make the playoffs" and that short series is against a team that, in any other season, would be a lottery team, the Chicago Blackhawks.

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New Pro Hockey League Set To Debut in 2021The independent hockey league, 3ICE, plans to begin play in the summer of 2021. It will consist of two halves, each eight minutes with a running clock.

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Thomas: NHL Cheapening Playoffs With Money GrabIf you haven't been paying attention, the NHL's annual Stanley Cup Playoffs are going to look awfully different in 2020.

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What Will The NHL Fan Experience Look Like in The Future?It's clear that before things go back to normal, there will be "a new normal" until a vaccine for COVID-19 is made widely accessible.

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Edmonton Oilers 2019-20 player review: Zack KassianUnlike his predecessors, Kassian has decent foot speed and is a capable puck handler. And when your role is to clear space for the best player in the world, those traits are a cherry on top.

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NHL's "Return to Play" model is taking shape, and it's not kind to the Edmonton OilersSome real progress being reported on Thursday about the NHL's still-evolving plans to return to action and resolve the 2019-20 season some time this summer.

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5 thoughts on potential NHL restart and Edmonton Oilers pursuit of the CupCould Edmonton host games? Would the Oilers special teams keep going strong?

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Underdog Week: Doug WeightDoug Weight was the Oilers' best player when I was a kid. In fact, when I first started watching hockey, he was the best player.

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Throwback Thursday: This week in 1979, Edmonton Oilers play final WHA gameWelcome back to another edition of Throwback Thursday!

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Edmonton Oilers pipeline update: Evan Bouchard right on trackPegged to be the top pairing cornerstone and key ingredient in the future of the Edmonton Oilers, Evan Bouchard might be their most valuable prospect right now.

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Real Life Podcast Episode 181After skipping the Monday show because of the long weekend, the boys were back with a brand new episode of the Real Life Podcast and were thrilled to welcome Sam Gagner to the show to talk a little bit about life in quarantine, backyard rinks, the Edmonton Oilers, and a whole lot more.

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Frozen in time with Sam GagnerAfter skipping the Monday show because of the long weekend, the boys were back with a brand new episode of the Real Life Podcast and were thrilled to welcome Sam Gagner to the show to talk a little bit about life in quarantine, backyard rinks, the Edmonton Oilers, and a whole lot more.

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Hart Levine from PuckPediaA founder of the online hockey resource PuckPedia, Hart Levine shares details from their player agent poll, which asked NHL agents a series of interesting question about relationships around the league.

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Report: 14-day quarantine period "will not be prohibitive to the NHL coming to Canada"A Thursday afternoon report suggests that a 14-day quarantine period may be skirted for NHL players coming to play in Canada.

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Underdog: Jussi MarkkanenPrior to 2017, Jussi Markkanen was the last Oilers goaltender to put up a win in the playoffs.

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Edmonton continues pushing to host NHL gamesWe give you the COVID-19 numbers and the comment from Mayor Don Iveson and Premier Jason Kenney endorsing Edmonton as a high quality candidate to host NHL games when the league resumes play.

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Not Completing the Regular Season Will Impact NHL Record BookThe NHL has played 85.1% of this season's 1,271 regular season games. Today, it seems unlikely the league will play the remaining 189 games.

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Part of Edmonton Oilers hub city pitch involves plethora of entertainment options for teamsThe Edmonton Oilers are trying to sell the NHL on plenty of lifestyle options in the city as they bid to be one of the league's host cities for a return to play.

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Should Edmonton Oilers trade Jesse Puljujarvi for one of Jost, Mittelstadt, Andersson or Borgstrom?This in from Bob Stauffer of Oilers Now, his ongoing speculation about what former 2016 fourth overall draft pick Jesse Puljujarvi might bring to the Edmonton Oilers in trade.

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Cult of Hockey's "Puljujarvi trade and NHL playoff scheme, Benning and Bear, plus Lowetide rocks" show

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The PuckPedia NHL Player Agent PollOver at PuckPedia, they conducted a three-part survey with a sampling of NHL player agents to discuss an array of topics, including draft eligibility, entry-level contracts, arbitration, and which general managers are the most player-friendly in terms of landing a good deal for clients.

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Oilers Leading Contender For NHL Hub?Could Edmonton be one of the NHL's hub cities should the league return this summer?

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Hot Links: Thursday, May 21NHL return seeming more and more likely, the best teams of the last 25 years, Tyler Ennis season review, new 31 Thoughts, Edmonton front-runners to become hub city despite potential play-in game with Chicago, and MORE!

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The Oilers would play the Blackhawks in NHL's newest conference-based playoff setupOn Wednesday, Elliotte Friedman reported over at Sportsnet that the NHL and the NHLPA were working on a new playoff format that would see 24 teams split into two conferences.

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No More Loud NoisesOn the day Craig MacTavish introduced Dallas Eakins as the Oilers new coach in the summer of 2013, I wrote the following.

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WWYDW: Improving the Fanless Game Day ExperienceSince we still have no idea on what will happen with the 2019-20 season aside from the league continuing its best efforts to keep the dream alive, I wanted to take some time to talk about what hockey will look like when the NHL is safely able to get back on the ice.

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Blackhawks Would Face Oilers in Reported 24-team PlayoffIn a reported 24-team playoff format to finish the 2019-20 season, the Blackhawks would face the Edmonton Oilers in a "play-in" series.

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Blackhawks would face Oilers in best-of-5 series in latest 24-team playoff scenarioThe Blackhawks could face the Oilers in a 24-team conference-based playoff setup, according to a report from Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet.

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Edmonton Oilers 2019-20 player review: Tyler EnnisEnnis was picked up by the Oilers on trade deadline day from the Ottawa Senators in an apt trade that saw Edmonton only surrender a 2021 5th round draft pick for a player who should've warranted more.

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Edmonton Oilers believe they're leading contenders in NHL hub city bidThe Edmonton Oilers, who've been pushing hard behind the scenes to become an NHL hub city if the season resumes, are now taking their case public.

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Bruins Playoff Rewind: B's beat Oilers in Game 3 of 1990 Cup FinalThe Boston Bruins played the Edmonton Oilers in both the 1988 and 1990 Stanley Cup Final, and the Original Six franchise won only one game between those two series.

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NHL Rumors: Edmonton Oilers, New York Rangers and the Florida PanthersAre the New York Rangers interested in Edmonton Oilers Jesse Puljujarvi again? A Puljujarvi trade to the Florida Panthers seems unlikely.

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JONES: Will concentrated NHL schedule draw TV viewers in summer?Will fans watch six hockey games a day from behind-closed-doors in two different empty-seat venues with staggered start times of 11 a.m., 3 p.m.

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NHL Rumors: Oilers, Flyers, Ducks, KHL Contracts, MoreIn otday's NHL rumors there is news on Edmonton's bid to host NHL games, Shayne Gostisbehere trade news and Ryan Miller's NHL future.

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Baggedmilk on #theLOCKERROOM: Is an NHL return getting closer?Another self-isolating Wednesday has arrived, and that means it was time for your ol' pal Baggedmilk to jump on the radio with the boys at The Locker Room to talk about the latest NHL news, life, and whatever else is going on.

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Hot Links: Wednesday, May 20Underdog week continues with Ethan Bear, the remaining UFAs, looking back at the Dustin Penner trade, Matt Benning, local and provincial governments back Edmonton's hub bid, Akim Aliu's story, and MORE!

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Ex-Oilers Star Ales Hemsky Retires as Underrated TalentIt's only natural to look back on ex-Edmonton Oilers forward Ales Hemsky's career, now that he's officially announced his retirement.

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It's Always Something20 May 2020 ⋅ by Lowetide ⋅ in bakersfield, oilers 20-21 ⋅ 0 Comments ⋅ Tags: bakersfield, oilers 20-21.

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Edmonton Oilers Should Retire Ryan Smyth's NumberRyan Smyth may not be a Hockey Hall of Famer, but he does deserve to have his number retired by the Edmonton Oilers.

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The Big Edmonton Oilers Questions: The UFAsOver the last week, I have been looking into what Ken Holland could do with the three pending restricted free agents on his roster and now, I want to shift my focus to the unrestricted free agents.

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Unsigned Matt Benning keeps on outscoring, but finds himself in tough on Edmonton Oilers' suddenly-deep RDSee local businesses open during COVID See local businesses open during COVID View now>.

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Edmonton Oilers pitch joint bid with city, province to host NHL gamesOilers Entertainment Group, the province and the City of Edmonton all released positive health care vibes Tuesday in a bid to have Rogers Place be the focal point of a 12-team hub for the NHL when play resumes later this year.

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Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson throw support behind Oilers bid to host NHL gamesEdmonton Mayor Don Iveson is throwing his support behind the Oilers bid to host hockey games as an NHL hub city.

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JONES: Edmonton 'the safest place' for NHL, says Premier KenneyThere's no 'bid book' you have to produce to become an NHL Hub City to play host to as many as half the games of the 2020 Stanley Cup playoffs.

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Peter Chiarelli back in the Pacific Division?Pistol Pete might be back in the saddle sooner rather than later. According to a note from Steve Simmons in a column in the Toronto Sun a few days ago, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman would like to have Peter Chiarelli help steer the Arizona Coyotes out of the neverending swamp of mediocrity they've been trapped in for years.

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At Random: Jason Kenney Selling Alberta to the NHLWe still don't know exactly what the rest of the NHL season and playoffs will look like for sure - how many teams and how many hub cities would be involved, for starters - but we do know the Edmonton Oilers and Alberta premier Jason Kenney are in there pitching with NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman to bring some games here.

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Oil Kings F Dylan GuentherHear from the WHL's Rookie of the Year in 2019-20 after a record-setting season for the Edmonton product.

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Ethan Bear: Edmonton's Resident UnderdogAs we explore the franchise's favourite underdogs, Ethan Bear is the de-facto guy on the current roster.

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Former Oilers forward Ales HemskyFollowing his retirement last week, Ales Hemsky joins us to relive some of the memorable moments from his tenure as an Oiler.

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Tuesday Thoughts: Outrage Over NHL Playoff Format Is Odd…Maybe it is the 78 days without hockey that has many riled up, but I'll admit I'm a bit perplexed by the frustration penned by some about the NHL potentially having 24 teams in the playoffs.

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NHL Rumors: Senators, Devils, Maple Leafs, Stars, Oilers, MoreIn today's NHL rumors there is news the Sens will lose Mikkel Boedker, Corey Schneider talks future, trade speculation between the Stars and Maple Leafs.

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NHL History: Glen Sather leaves Edmonton Oilers after 24 years with organizationThe native of High River first came to Edmonton in 1961 playing for the Edmonton Oil Kings and returned 15 years later as a player-coach for the Oilers of the WHA.

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NHL History: Edmonton Oilers win their first Stanley CupIt was on this day in NHL history that the Edmonton Oilers closed out their series against the New York Islanders with a 5-2 win, securing the first of Stanley Cups for the franchise.

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Hot Links: Tuesday, May 19Underdog week at Copper and Blue, Ales Hemsky retires, Jesse Puljujarvi updates, Jordan Eberle, shopping for picks at the Draft, player reviews, Ethan Bear's next deal, and MORE!

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Unsolved Mysteries19 May 2020 ⋅ by Lowetide ⋅ in entry draft '20 ⋅ 0 Comments ⋅ Tags: entry draft 2020.

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Today in Hockey History: May 19A pair of historic Stanley Cup champions were crowned on this date, as well as some great individual efforts by Hall of Fame defensemen and goaltenders.

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Can the Edmonton Oilers master the cruel and capricious NHL draft in 2020? Count me in as uncertainCan the Edmonton Oilers master the cruel and capricious NHL draft in 2020?

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Edmonton Oilers 2019/20 Rumors: Puljujarvi to Florida NOT Happening and a Short Interview with Patrick RussellA couple of days ago another report out of New York was published that the Edmonton Oilers and the New York Rangers were interested in making a trade that would involve disgruntled forwards Lias Andersson and Jesse Puljujarvi but this time more pieces had been added.

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Five Questions with Jari KurriNHL.com's Q&A feature called "Five Questions With..." runs every Tuesday. We talk to key figures in the game and ask them questions to gain insight into their lives, careers and the latest news.

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Edmonton Oilers 2019-20 player review: Leon DraisaitlReviewing Leon Draisaitl's 2019-20 season with the Edmonton Oilers.

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Puljujarvi trade scenario still very much in limbo for Edmonton OilersEverybody wants to know where right-winger Jesse Puljujarvi is going. Here's one non-destination: FloridaEven though it might seem like a crackerjack idea, the Edmonton Oilers dealing Puljujarvi to the Panthers for fellow Finn, centre Henrik Borgstrom, when the 2019-20 NHL season ends, it and rsquo...

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Underdog Week: Jordan EberleJordan Eberle is one of the best Oilers in recent memory. That may sound odd, and wrong, but it's true.

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Special kMay 18 was a Wednesday in Helsinki in 1960, as it was elsewhere, too, but never mind them, it's Finland we're interested in here, for the purpose of observing Jari Kurri's 60th birthday — here's to him.

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Oilers News and Rumors: Puljujarvi, Sheahan, Bear, MoreIn an Edmonton Oilers news and rumors update, there is news on Riley Sheahan, Ethan Bear, and two possible trade options for Jesse Puljujarvi.

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Henrik Borgstrom and Lias Andersson are possible targets for a Jesse Puljujarvi swapWhile it seems inevitable that Jesse Puljujarvi won't continue his career with the Edmonton Oilers, general manager Ken Holland has remained strong on his desire to not give away the former fourth-overall draft pick away for nothing.

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It's Underdog Week At Copper and BlueJoin our writers this week as we take a look at those players who might have not got the recognition they richly deserved on their first go-round.

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Hockey at Home Ep. 7Edmonton Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl joins Hockey at Home Episode 7 to answer a fans' question about what career he would've pursued if it wasn't for hockey!

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53rd and 3rd18 May 2020 ⋅ by Lowetide ⋅ in oilers 20-21 ⋅ 0 Comments ⋅ Tags: entry draft 2020, mact, oilers 20-21, puljujarvi, tippett, trades.

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Edmonton Oilers 2019-20 player review: Mike GreenIf you had to work late on February 25 and 26, it's likely you missed Mike Green's time with the Edmonton Oilers so far.

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Today in Hockey History: May 18The most-winningest franchise in National Hockey League history had plenty to celebrate on this date throughout the decades.

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Ethan Bear has the best "value contract" on the Edmonton Oilers, but it's expiring. Now what?See local businesses open during COVID See local businesses open during COVID View now>.

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Seven-year-old gets birthday shout-out from Connor McDavidA young girl's wish came true on Friday when Oilers captain Connor McDavid sent her a personalized birthday message.

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NHL Rumors: Canucks, Maple Leafs, Oilers, UFA Defensemen, MoreIn today's NHL rumors there is news on Kris Russell of the Edmonton Oilers, Canucks' Josh Leivo, Jeremy Bracco of the Maple Leafs and more.

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Report: NHL, NHLPA discussions on 24-team playoff format 'has produced some traction'The NHL and NHLPA have gained traction on a 24-team playoff format, TSN's Pierre LeBrun reported Sunday.

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Toronto Maple Leafs' Stanley Cup in 2020? Premier Doug Ford Thinks SoOntario's Premier Doug Ford makes a bold prediction while responding to Saskatchewan's Premier Scott Moe.

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