Edmonton Oilers

Oilers end four-game losing skid with win in Chicago

Oilers end four-game losing skid with win in Chicago

CHICAGO — The bleeding has stopped, and not because there has been so much of it lately that the Edmonton Oilers ran out.

 
 

Leon Draisaitl says he could return to Edmonton Oilers’ lineup as soon as Saturday for game vs. Philadelphia Flyers

Leon Draisaitl says he could return to Edmonton Oilers’ lineup as soon as Saturday for game vs. Philadelphia Flyers

Leon Draisaitl is getting close.The concussed forward took the morning skate Thursday in Chicago and says he could be ready to return to the lineup as early as Saturday afternoon in Philadelphia.“I’m starting to feel a lot better,” said Draisaitl, who’s missed three games with the injury.

 
 

Edmonton Oilers’ big guns glaringly silent, error-prone during four-game skid [Video]

Edmonton Oilers’ big guns glaringly silent, error-prone during four-game skid
                            
                            
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In the methodical, mistake-free opening night shutout of the Calgary Flames, the Edmonton Oilers’ best players were their best players.It included three goals for star centre Connor McDavid, a perfect night for goalie Cam Talbot, and an awesome performance (nine shots, plus-3) from defenceman Oscar Klefbom.

 
 

Draisaitl and Caggiula cleared to go on Oilers road trip

Draisaitl and Caggiula cleared to go on Oilers road trip

In the churning sea of negatives around the Edmonton Oilers right now, maybe they’re getting a sliver of sunlight with Leon Draisaitl and Drake Caggiula passing their medical tests to go on the three-game road trip to Chicago, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.

 
 

The Oilers are bleeding from everywhere right now [Photos] [Video]

The Oilers are bleeding from everywhere right now
                            
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Well, that turned south in a hurry.

 
 

Terry Jones: Edmonton Oilers fail to show up again in loss to Carolina Hurricanes [Video]

Terry Jones: Edmonton Oilers fail to show up again in loss to Carolina Hurricanes
                            
                            
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So far, the Edmonton Oilers haven’t shown up for this season, other than the opening game, much beyond the extent that Henry Mack did for the Edmonton election for mayor.

 
 

Carolina Hurricanes storm to early lead over host Edmonton Oilers, coast to win

Carolina Hurricanes storm to early lead over host Edmonton Oilers, coast to win

Is it too early to panic?Last October at this time, the Edmonton Oilers were 4-1. Now they’re 1-4, they’ve been outscored 19-8 since their season-opening 3-0 win over the Calgary Flames in the season-opener, given up seven power plays in 20 attempts in that time.

 
 

Terry Jones: Edmonton Oilers fail to show up again in loss to Carolina Hurricanes

Terry Jones: Edmonton Oilers fail to show up again in loss to Carolina Hurricanes

So far, the Edmonton Oilers haven’t shown up for this season, other than the opening game, much beyond the extent that Henry Mack did for the Edmonton election for mayor.

 
 

Edmonton Oilers players share blame for goalies’ rough start

Edmonton Oilers players share blame for goalies’ rough start

Cam Talbot took much of the heat as the Edmonton Oilers stumbled out of the gate this season, giving up 14 goals in a three-game losing skid, but there is plenty of guilt to go around. Seeing their goalies being lit up this season has the rest of the players in the dressing room wishing they were part of the solution instead of the problem.

 
 

Edmonton Oilers Game Day: Laurent Brossoit gets the start in goal against visiting Carolina Hurricanes

Edmonton Oilers Game Day: Laurent Brossoit gets the start in goal against visiting Carolina Hurricanes

Cam Talbot badly needs a bounce-back effort after giving up 11 goals in 73 shots over the past three starts.

 
 
 
 

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