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The Hockey Writers Apr 21, 2018

Oilers Defense Options for the Draft

There are two crucial needs for the Edmonton Oilers this summer. One of them is finding a top-six winger that can score 20-30 goals and potentially play with Connor McDavid and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins. The other need is to find a top-four offensive defenseman. When it comes to finding an immediate solution for the defense, they may […] The post Oilers Defense Options for the Draft appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Sportsnet.ca Apr 8, 2018
Connor McDavid to play for Team Canada at World Championship

Connor McDavid to play for Team Canada at World Championship

Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid will join teammate Ryan Nugent-Hopkins at the 2018 IIHF World Championship tournament in May, the captain told reporters Sunday.
www.bostonherald.com Apr 6, 2018
Connor McDavid has 3 assists, Oilers beat Golden Knights 4-3

Connor McDavid has 3 assists, Oilers beat Golden Knights 4-3

EDMONTON, Alberta — Very few teams can boast of a winning record against the Vegas Golden Knights this season. The Edmonton Oilers are one.Connor McDavid had three assists to push his NHL-leading points total to 106 and help Edmonton beat Vegas 4-3 on Thursday night, improving to 3-1 against the Pacific Division winners."Obviously to come from behind was nice, especially on a team like that which has been so good," McDavid said. "To win the season series 3-1, it's a little feather in our cap."Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Matt Benning, Mike Cammalleri and Ty Rattie scored for the Oilers. They...
Knights On Ice Apr 6, 2018
Golden Knights fall to Oilers, 4-3, after rough third period

Golden Knights fall to Oilers, 4-3, after rough third period

Oilers take the season series as Connor McDavid continues to pile up the points. After an opening 40 minutes which showed both the Vegas Golden Knights and the Edmonton Oilers going through the motions, the latter tapped into a higher gear en route to a 4-3 victory. The Oilers got things started at 7:03 of the first period, when Ryan Nugent-Hopkins finished off a Connor McDavid and Ty Rattie tic-tac-toe play. On this sequence, Pierre-Edouard Bellemare badly lost his assignment, which caused Deryk Engelland to shift to Rattie, leaving Nugent-Hopkins open on the doorstep: Welcome back to...
Sportsnet.ca Mar 28, 2018
Moving Nugent-Hopkins to McDavid’s wing has been a huge success

Moving Nugent-Hopkins to McDavid’s wing has been a huge success

Despite the stink of Tuesday night’s 7-3 drubbing from the Columbus Blue Jackets, the experiment of turning Ryan Nugent-Hopkins into Connor McDavid’s left winger has been a fabulous success.

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