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Fantasy Update

Apr 21, 2017
Yahoo! Fantasy Hockey
The Edmonton Oilers rallied from a two-goal deficit to storm the San Jose Sharks in overtime, win 4-3, and push the Sharks to the brink of elimination in the NHL playoffs. David Desharnais scored with less than two minutes to go in the first overtime frame for the win on Thursday night. The fourth-line
The Hockey Writers 6 hours ago

Can Oilers’ Pouliot Rediscover 2014 Playoff Form?

The first round of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs was all about unlikely heroes for the Edmonton Oilers. Zack Kassian brutalized the San Jose Sharks and pocketed back-to-back game-winners in Games 2 and 3. David Desharnais lifted the roof off of Rogers Place in Game 5, setting up Oscar Klefbom for the game-tying goal and […]
Oil On Whyte Apr 26, 2017

Edmonton Oilers: Anton Slepyshev Rising in Playoffs

Edmonton Oilers forward Anton Slepyshev proved to have more than fourth-line ability in him during Game 6. He found himself all alone against Martin Jones, and made the most of the time with his puck, putting Edmonton up 2-0 on the breakaway. Though he skates on the fourth line alongside David Desharnais and Benoit Pouliot, […] Edmonton Oilers: Anton Slepyshev Rising in Playoffs - Oil On Whyte - Oil On Whyte - An Edmonton Oilers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
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Oilers vs Ducks Series Preview: Who Ducks Out First?

Round two of the Stanley Cup Playoffs begins tomorrow for the Edmonton Oilers as they take on the Anaheim Ducks. Man, that sure was nice to type. I could get used to this. Edmonton fans watched their team battle it out against San Jose in the first round, prevailing on the backs of David Desharnais, […] The post Oilers vs Ducks Series Preview: Who Ducks Out First? appeared first on The Oilers Rig.
Edmonton Sun Apr 21, 2017
Edmonton Oilers centre David Desharnais realizes every NHLer's dream: To score an overtime winner [Video]

Edmonton Oilers centre David Desharnais realizes every NHLer's dream: To score an overtime winner [Video]

Hockey players often say they’ve imagined scoring an overtime winner in the Stanley Cup playoffs, dreaming big as rosy-cheeked kids on the backyard rink or playing with a tennis ball on a frozen cul de sac under street lamps. David Desharnais is one of them.
CSN Bay Area Apr 21, 2017

Sharks lose lead late, are outclassed in overtime in loss to Oilers

EDMONTON The first storm came early, and it was expected. It was the second storm that developed out of nowhere and blew the Sharks house over.After withstanding Edmontons first period push and even taking a lead before the opening frame was over, the Sharks were thoroughly pummeled in overtime of Game 5 of their first round series. The Oilers David Desharnais scored at 18:15 of the fourth period to give his team a 4-3 win, in a result that seemed inevitable as the extra session progressed.

Sharks can’t hold lead, fall to Oilers in overtime

EDMONTON, Alberta — David Desharnais scored late in the first overtime to lift the Edmonton Oilers to a 4-3 win over the Sharks on Thursday night, pushing San Jose to the brink of elimination in the NHL playoffs. Desharnais, in the slot, one-timed a Leon Draisaitl cross-ice pass past Sharks goaltender Martin Jones to cap an overtime session dominated by Edmonton. The Oilers lead the Western Conference quarterfinal series 3-2. The Oilers — looking for a bounce-back game after a 7-0 beat-down by the Sharks in Game 4 — dominated the first 10 minutes, energized by the deafening roar of...
Yahoo! Fantasy Hockey Apr 21, 2017

Desharnais scores OT winner; Oilers beat Sharks in Game 5 to take 3-2 series lead

The Edmonton Oilers rallied from a two-goal deficit to storm the San Jose Sharks in overtime, win 4-3, and push the Sharks to the brink of elimination in the NHL playoffs. David Desharnais scored with less than two minutes to go in the first overtime frame for the win on Thursday night. The fourth-line
FOX Sports Apr 21, 2017
Desharnais scores late in OT to lift Oilers over Sharks, 4-3 (Apr 20, 2017)

Desharnais scores late in OT to lift Oilers over Sharks, 4-3 (Apr 20, 2017)

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) David Desharnais scored late in the first overtime to lift the Edmonton Oilers to a 4-3 win over the Sharks on Thursday night, pushing San Jose to the brink of elimination in the NHL playoffs.
San Jose Mercury News Apr 21, 2017
Desharnais’ OT goal lifts Oilers past Sharks 4-3

Desharnais’ OT goal lifts Oilers past Sharks 4-3

EDMONTON, Alberta — The Sharks were pushed to the brink of elimination Thursday as David Desharnais scored with 1:45 left in the first overtime to give the Edmonton Oilers a riveting 4-3 win in Game 5 of the opening round playoff series between the two teams. Only Martin Jones brilliance in overtime allowed the game to go […]
CSN Bay Area Apr 21, 2017

Instant Replay: Sharks outlasted by Oilers, must win final two games

BOX SCOREEDMONTON The Oilers erased a two-goal deficit in regulation and David Desharnais scored in overtime as Edmonton downed the Sharks in Game

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