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Sportsnet.ca Oct 3, 2019
Canucks owner Aquilini explains what he expects from captain

Canucks owner Aquilini explains what he expects from captain

The Vancouver Canucks opened their 2019-20 schedule with a 3-2 regulation loss to the Edmonton Oilers and they did so without a captain. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Edmonton Journal Oct 3, 2019

Watch: Edmonton Oilers goalie Mike Smith comments after season opener

Edmonton Oilers goalie Mike Smith comments on Thursday after his team won their season opener against the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday but lost defenceman Adam Larsson, who sustained a broken right fibula when he blocked a shot. Larsson is expected to be out for six to eight weeks.  
The Hockey Writers Oct 3, 2019
Edmonton Oilers’ Adam Larsson Sidelined with Foot Injury

Edmonton Oilers’ Adam Larsson Sidelined with Foot Injury

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Oilers have placed defenceman Adam Larsson on long-term injured reserve with a foot injury. Larsson was hurt in the first period of Wednesday night's season-opening win against the Vancouver Canucks. The Oilers say no surgery is... The post Edmonton Oilers’ Adam Larsson Sidelined with Foot Injury appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Last Word on Hockey Oct 3, 2019
Edmonton Oilers’ Adam Larsson Out with Injury, Evan Bouchard Recalled

Edmonton Oilers’ Adam Larsson Out with Injury, Evan Bouchard Recalled

The Edmonton Oilers announced Thursday that defenceman Adam Larsson has been placed on long-term injured reserve. The defender played in the Oilers opening night victory over the Vancouver Canucks. The #Oilers have assigned defenceman Ethan Bear to the @Condors & recalled defenceman Evan Bouchard. The team has also placed defenceman Adam Larsson on Long Term Injured Reserve. — Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) October 3, 2019 Adam Larsson Injured The injury appears to be an ankle injury. Larsson played 22:19 minutes last night in a three to two win over the Vancouver Canucks. He did not...
The Canuck Way Oct 3, 2019

Vancouver Canucks: Don’t overreact after one game

The Vancouver Canucks didn’t tune in their best effort in Wednesday’s season opener, but don’t jump to conclusions after one game. For the first time in six years, the Vancouver Canucks dropped their season opener, falling 3-2 to the Pacific Division rival Edmonton Oilers. Even though the Canucks outshot the home team 33-22, there were […] Vancouver Canucks: Don’t overreact after one game - The Canuck Way - The Canuck Way - A Vancouver Canucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Edmonton Journal Oct 3, 2019

Watch: Edmonton Oilers celebrate 3-2 home opener victory over Canucks

The Edmonton Oilers outbattled the Vancouver Canucks to a 3-2 win on their National Hockey League home opener at Rogers Place Wednesday. The team leveraged good play from goaltender Mike Smith and goals from forward Connor McDavid, Zack Kassian and Leon Draisaitl to hold off a Canucks team intent on playing spoiler.  
Sportsnet.ca Oct 3, 2019
Leon Draisaitl ‘an absolute horse’ in Oilers season opening win

Leon Draisaitl ‘an absolute horse’ in Oilers season opening win

NHL insider Mark Spector joins Gene Principe to discuss the takeaways from the Oilers season opening win over the Canucks, where their two superstars stole the show, and many check boxes were checked. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Canuck Way Oct 3, 2019

Quadrelli Report: Vancouver Canucks drop season opener to Oilers

The Vancouver Canucks lost their first game of the season last night, losing by a score of 3-2 at the hands of the Edmonton Oilers. It’s only one game, but there are a few things that we saw last night from the Vancouver Canucks that are worth noting. Here’s what I personally noticed from last […] Quadrelli Report: Vancouver Canucks drop season opener to Oilers - The Canuck Way - The Canuck Way - A Vancouver Canucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sportsnet.ca Oct 3, 2019
Canucks dealt frustrating opening loss despite being better team

Canucks dealt frustrating opening loss despite being better team

The Canucks were the better team on the opening night of the National Hockey League season. But the Edmonton Oilers had the best players. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Oct 3, 2019
McDavid scores winner, Draisaitl has three points as Oilers beat Canucks

McDavid scores winner, Draisaitl has three points as Oilers beat Canucks

Leon Draisaitl had a goal and two assists as the Edmonton Oilers opened the 2019-20 NHL season with a 3-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
CBC News Oct 3, 2019
Oilers' Connor McDavid scores game-winner in opener with Canucks

Oilers' Connor McDavid scores game-winner in opener with Canucks

Connor McDavid broke a 2-2 deadlock with five-and-a-half minutes left to lift the Edmonton Oilers over the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday.
The Hockey Writers Oct 3, 2019

McDavid Scores Winner, Draisaitl with Three Points as Oilers Beat Canucks

EDMONTON — Leon Draisaitl had a goal and two assists as the Edmonton Oilers opened the 2019-20 NHL season with a 3-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday. Connor McDavid broke a 2-2 deadlock with five-and-a-half minutes to play, sp... The post McDavid Scores Winner, Draisaitl with Three Points as Oilers Beat Canucks appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Sportsnet.ca Oct 3, 2019
Oilers’ Connor McDavid skates through 3 Canucks defenders to score

Oilers’ Connor McDavid skates through 3 Canucks defenders to score

Watch as Connor McDavid picks up the puck and skates right through three defenders from the Vancouver Canucks and scores to give the Edmonton Oilers a 3-2 lead. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
CBC News Oct 3, 2019
McDavid scores a beauty to lead Oilers over Canucks

McDavid scores a beauty to lead Oilers over Canucks

Connor McDavid split the defence to score the game-winning goal in Edmonton's 3-2 victory.
Sportsnet.ca Oct 3, 2019
Did Connor McDavid need to pick up helmet on Alex Edler goal?

Did Connor McDavid need to pick up helmet on Alex Edler goal?

Jeff Marek, Brian Burke and Elliotte Friedman discuss NHL Rule 9.6 regarding helmets and how it impacted Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid on a goal by the Vancouver Canucks. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Oct 2, 2019
Draisaitl picks up where he left off by opening scoring for Oilers

Draisaitl picks up where he left off by opening scoring for Oilers

Leon Draisaitl opened the scoring for the Oilers against the Canucks, picking up where he left off last season after scoring 50 goals. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Oct 2, 2019
NHL Live Tracker: Oilers vs. Canucks

NHL Live Tracker: Oilers vs. Canucks

The Vancouver Canucks and Edmonton Oilers kick off their NHL seasons tonight in Edmonton. Follow all the action with Sportsnet’s NHL Live Tracker. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Oct 2, 2019
James Neal has a good feel for playing alongside McDavid

James Neal has a good feel for playing alongside McDavid

Gene Principe caught up with Oilers forward James Neal prior to the season opener vs. the Canucks, who’s looking forward to this fresh start playing alongside the best player in the world in Connor McDavid. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
PensBurgh Oct 2, 2019
Pensburgh 2019-20 NHL Season Predictions

Pensburgh 2019-20 NHL Season Predictions

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Step right up and see how we predict each division will end up Season predictions — everyone’s got ‘em and they all stink. Here’s mine to look back on and laugh in six months (or maybe six weeks). (* indicates a playoff team) Pacific Division 8. Los Angeles Kings —It’s going to be another long year in LA 7. Anaheim Ducks —Poor John Gibson 6. Edmonton Oilers —Connor McDavid still stuck in neutral with a shoddy supporting cast. Such a shame, in the prime of his career he should be competing for titles 5. Vancouver Canucks —Somewhat of a...

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