5:38 AM EDT, Fri September 20, 2019
The Hockey Writers 17 hours ago

NHL Rumors: Byfuglien, Rantanen, Oilers, More

In today’s NHL rumor rundown, there is news on the reasons for the absence of Dustin Byfuglien in Winnipeg, updates on how close (or not close) the Colorado Avalanche are to signing Mikko Rantanen, and if there is a deal in place from the Edmonton Oilers to sign a KHL forward. Why is Byfuglien Taking […] The post NHL Rumors: Byfuglien, Rantanen, Oilers, More appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers 18 hours ago

Mikko Koskinen’s Consistency Is Key to Oilers Success

The 2018-19 season was quite the rollercoaster for Edmonton Oilers goaltender Mikko Koskinen. His only other tenure on an NHL team was back in the 2010-11 season with the New York Islanders, starting in four games. After his struggle to find a spot in the NHL, he moved back and forth from the SM-Liiga and […] The post Mikko Koskinen’s Consistency Is Key to Oilers Success appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Edmonton Journal Sep 19, 2019

Oil Spills podcast: Persson latest Oilers It Boy, carnage if McDavid misses a few games

Joel Persson has some definite offensive skills the Edmonton Oilers could use on the blueline. The Swedish defenceman is one of the brightest of the new faces at training camp this year, and if one exhibition game means anything (it doesn’t) to go with his one-way contract, he will be on the team’s opening-night roster […]
Sportsnet.ca Sep 18, 2019
Anton Burdasov faces uphill battle to make impact with Oilers

Anton Burdasov faces uphill battle to make impact with Oilers

Most players by age 28 are pretty set in their ways. Anton Burdasov now has a chance with the Edmonton Oilers to show his ways are good enough for the NHL. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Sep 18, 2019
Report: Winger Anton Burdasov earns professional tryout with Oilers

Report: Winger Anton Burdasov earns professional tryout with Oilers

Russian right winger Anton Burdasov will join the Edmonton Oilers on a professional tryout, according to Sport-Express writer Igor Eronko. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.