NHL: Jets, Habs Among Teams Not Opening Facilities Monday

With the NHL giving teams permission to return to facilities for voluntary small group training sessions as of Monday, we’re seeing how various clubs are handling the arrival of Phase 2. From what we know, the Toronto Maple Leafs and Edmonton Oilers should be good to go Monday. There’s always a chance they can’t meetContinue reading “NHL: Jets, Habs Among Teams Not Opening Facilities Monday”

Oilers Trade Dubnyk, Acquire Scrivens

The Edmonton Oilers have traded goaltender Devan Dubnyk to the Nashville Predators in exchange for forward Matt Hendricks. They also acquired goalie Ben Scrivens from the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for a 2014 third-round draft pick. “It hasn’t really set in to be honest,” Dubnyk said. “It’s a new opportunity for me and I’mContinue reading “Oilers Trade Dubnyk, Acquire Scrivens”

Oilers Select Hall

The Edmonton Oilers used their first pick in the NHL entry draft to select Taylor Hall, thus ending the speculation and fueling the excitement for the 2010-2011 NHL season. Steve Tambellini didn’t move the pick like some thought he would, instead using the Friday night stage to make a bold proclamation about the direction hisContinue reading “Oilers Select Hall”

Taylor Hall or Tyler Seguin: Who’s Number One?

As Friday night’s NHL entry draft nears, speculation is running wild as to who the Edmonton Oilers will pick. Taylor Hall and Tyler Seguin are the clear-cut top two prospects at the draft, but who the Oilers will go with is still shrouded in secrecy. The draft takes place at the Staples Center in LosContinue reading “Taylor Hall or Tyler Seguin: Who’s Number One?”

Oilers Trade Visnovsky

The Edmonton Oilers have moved a significant contract today in shifting Lubomir Visnovsky over to the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for Ryan Whitney. The deal unpacks some space from the Oilers roster and enables them to get a skilled defenceman in return. Both players in this deal were Olympians, too, and it stands at thisContinue reading “Oilers Trade Visnovsky”