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Sportsnet.ca Mar 8, 2019
NHL Fantasy Mailbag: Has Kucherov passed McDavid as top fantasy player?

NHL Fantasy Mailbag: Has Kucherov passed McDavid as top fantasy player?

In this week’s edition of the Fantasy Mailbag, we look ahead and answer the question, has Nikita Kucherov passed Connor McDavid as the No. 1 pick in fantasy drafts? The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Mar 8, 2019
4 things we learned in the NHL: Never count out the Bruins

4 things we learned in the NHL: Never count out the Bruins

The Boston Bruins earn a shocking win over the Florida Panthers, Alexsander Barkov joins the franchise record books and Connor McDavid continues to cement his status as a premier set up man. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Hockey Writers Mar 8, 2019

Oilers Down Canucks for 4th Straight Win

EDMONTON — Connor McDavid had a pair of assists and Mikko Koskinen made 35 saves as the Edmonton Oilers continued to make a late playoff push with a 3-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday. Alex Chiasson, Zack Kassian and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins... The post Oilers Down Canucks for 4th Straight Win appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

McDavid, Oilers beat Canucks 3-2 for 4th straight win

Connor McDavid had two assists, Mikko Koskinen made 35 saves and the Edmonton Oilers kept up their playoff push with a 3-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday night.
CBC News Mar 8, 2019
Oilers hold off Canucks for 4th straight win

Oilers hold off Canucks for 4th straight win

Connor McDavid had a pair of assists and Mikko Koskinen made 35 saves as the Edmonton Oilers continued to make a late playoff push with a 3-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday.
Sportsnet.ca Mar 8, 2019
Connor McDavid, Oilers beat Canucks for fourth straight win

Connor McDavid, Oilers beat Canucks for fourth straight win

Connor McDavid had a pair of assists and Mikko Koskinen made 35 saves as the Edmonton Oilers continued to make a late playoff push with a 3-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Fear The Fin Mar 6, 2019
What makes Kevin Labanc elite on the power play?

What makes Kevin Labanc elite on the power play?

What does Kevin Labanc have in common with Connor McDavid and Auston Matthews? They’re all in the NHL’s top-10 in points per 60 at 5-on-4. It’s a key reason why Labanc has maintained his position on the San Jose Sharks’ top power play unit, ahead of more celebrated stars like Erik Karlsson, Joe Thornton and Evander Kane. The right-hander usually mans the right half-wall on the man advantage: This is a little unusual, as oftentimes, you want a left shot on the right side, or the off-wing. Being a leftie on the right wing means your stick blade is closer to the middle...
Sportsnet.ca Mar 5, 2019
Post denies Connor McDavid’s end of game empty net attempt

Post denies Connor McDavid’s end of game empty net attempt

Watch as Connor McDavid is all alone and has an empty net but ends up hitting the post. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Mar 4, 2019
McDavid’s cross-ice saucer pass sets up Kassian’s goal

McDavid’s cross-ice saucer pass sets up Kassian’s goal

Watch as a sensational cross-ice saucer pass by Connor McDavid sets up Zach Kassian for a goal. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
CBC News Mar 4, 2019
McDavid, Eichel experience same frustration of under-performing teams

McDavid, Eichel experience same frustration of under-performing teams

While keeping open the possibility of a late playoff push, Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid acknowledged how much losing has worn on him this year. In Buffalo, Sabres captain Jack Eichel grew irritated when asked about his team's inability to win consecutive games in nearly three months.
Times Herald Mar 4, 2019

Connor McDavid on Ted Lindsay: ‘He was not afraid to stand up to anyone’

BUFFALO – Having won the award named after Ted Lindsay twice, Connor McDavid said he “had the honor” of meeting one of hockey’s all-time legendary figures, who passed away today at age 93. “Nobody’s done … what he’s done for the players in the game,” the Edmonton Oilers captain said of the former Detroit Red Wings star. “It’s amazing. You can’t say enough good things about him.” On the ice, Lindsay, nicknamed “Terrible Ted,” was ... Read the full article The post Connor McDavid on Ted Lindsay: ‘He was not afraid to stand up to anyone’ appeared first on...
The Hockey Writers Mar 4, 2019

Sabres and Oilers – Another Lost Year

The McEichel lottery: Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel. The No. 1 and No. 2 overall picks at the 2015 NHL Entry Draft held at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida. Both had been hyped all season as generational talents, ready to step in and make an impact for their new teams. It hasn’t happened. Franchise-Altering […] The post Sabres and Oilers – Another Lost Year appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Last Word on Hockey Mar 2, 2019
Edmonton Oilers Leon Draisaitl Scores 40th Goal

Edmonton Oilers Leon Draisaitl Scores 40th Goal

In the last four full seasons, the Edmonton Oilers' Leon Draisaitl has tallied 279 points, or close to 70 points a season. This season is turning out to be a career high for the 2014 third overall NHL Entry draft selection for the Oilers. The Edmonton club has enjoyed many first-round choices, including none other than one Connor McDavid who went first overall the next year. He now trails McDavid by just nine points and that's saying something. Edmonton Oilers' Leon Draisaitl is One Gifted Player Edmonton Oilers Leon Draitsaitl Now Has 81 Points With his goal today against the Columbus Blue...
Toronto Sun Mar 2, 2019

SIMMONS: How long before McDavid wants out of Edmonton?

Challenging authority doesn’t not come naturally to Connor McDavid — it’s just not his way — but if I was him I would request a meeting with the eventual general manager of the Edmonton Oilers to set a few things straight right away. I would put the GM on the clock from the first time […]
Sportsnet.ca Mar 2, 2019
Draisaitl scores 40th after give-and-go with McDavid

Draisaitl scores 40th after give-and-go with McDavid

Watch as Leon Draisaitl scores his 40th goal of the season after a nice play with Connor McDavid. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

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