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  1. Cult of Hockey: Hall and Eberle different styles but similar success on the attackRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... play time in 2013-14, only got 0.19 scoring chances shots per game. Not good. It's hard to imagine newcomers Mark Fayne and Nikita Nikitin will add much to the attack, so if the Oilers blueline is going to get scoring, it's up to Schultz. We ...

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  2. Oilers optimistic Schultz deal will get done before training campRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edmonton Journal

    ... season (23:20/game), but he has yet to solidify his spot as a No. 1 or 2 NHL D-man. Ideally, free-agent addition Mark Fayne would be a safety net, a defence-first partner, but both are right-handed shooters. So Schultz, 24, would probably slot ...

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  3. Cult of Hockey: Marincin has potential for a top Oilers' blue-line jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edmonton Journal

    ... high above water to sinking fast. The good news is that the Oilers have signed two more veteran defencemen in Mark Fayne and Nikita Nikitin. They are both experienced NHLers and more likely to survive against tough competition. If either Fayne or ...

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  4. Links: Crazy Goal, Devin Setoguchi, Aaron EkbladRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Rat Trick

    ... offs for awhile now even with their great young core of talent. Could the off-season acquisitions of players like Mark Fayne and Benoit Pouliot propel them into the playoffs? NHL.com looks at the Edmonton Oilers in today's 30in30 feature.

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  5. Wanted: Sam Gagner's ReplacementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Oil On Whyte

    ... last season (Belov, Grebeshkov, Frasier, Larsen, Potter and Schultz the elder) made way to two solid signings in Mark Fayne and Nikita Nikitin , who, at best, will help ( all things staying equal) the top 2 pairings keep their heads above water. At ...

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  6. Wanted: Sam Gagner's replacement.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Oil On Whyte

    ... last season (Belov, Grebeshkov, Frasier, Larsen, Potter and Schultz the elder) made way to two solid signings in Mark Fayne and Nikita Nikitin, who, at best, will help ( all things staying equal) the top 2 pairings keep their heads above water. At ...

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  7. Cult of Hockey: Is Craig Simpson's son on fast track to Oilers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Edmonton Journal

    ... Sharks, his future remains an open book. Player C has nominally the worst offensive numbers of the four. That is Mark Fayne, who needed just 19 games of AHL apprenticeship before being fast-tracked to New Jersey Devils, for whom he played 242 games. ...

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  8. Cult of Hockey: Flames will be better than soft Oilers this year, says NHL analystRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Edmonton Journal

    ... year will be better" every meal? Me? The recent changes do indeed look positive. I loved the Craig Ramsay and Mark Fayne signings, I'm bullish on Ben Scrivens and Leon Draisaitl, I'm OK with Benoit Pouliot's signing and Rocky Thompson's hiring, and ...

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  9. Are advanced hockey stats just a trend or the real deal?Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Examiner.com

    ... National Hockey League that is adopting the advanced hockey matrix. Some off-season, free agent acquisitions in Mark Fayne and Benoit Pouliot may have been piloted by analytics. The future for some players may be "make-or-break" for their contracts ...

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  10. Poll: What is the biggest reason for optimism in Edmonton?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | MSNBC

    ... reliable. Right? Edmonton's blue line, meanwhile, added a couple of experienced defenders in Nikita Nikitin and Mark Fayne . The Oilers had the worst goals-against in the league last season. Obviously, not all of that was on the defense (we already ...

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  11. Looking to make the leap: Darnell NurseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | MSNBC

    ... can be when September rolls around." As Staples noted, the Oilers don't really need to rush Nurse. They've added Mark Fayne and Nikita Nikitin to the blue line, and they still have Andrew Ference , Justin Schultz and Jeff Petry . Besides, if they're ...

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  12. After eight straight missed playoffs, Oilers hire 'biggest critic'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | MSNBC

    ... or that he can't help the Oilers. It's worth noting that two of Edmonton's newest players, Benoit Pouliot and Mark Fayne , had excellent possession numbers with the Rangers and Devils, respectively. (See: here and here ). Did Dellow have a hand in ...

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  13. It's Edmonton Oilers day on PHTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | MSNBC

    ... The club addressed its lack of size and depth on defense by adding Nikita Nikitin (6-foot-4, 223 pounds), Mark Fayne (6-foot-3, 210 pounds) and Keith Aulie (6-foot-6, 228 pounds). Up front, a big splash was made by inking Benoit Pouliot to a ...

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  14. 'I've never felt better' - Jordan EberleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Edmonton Journal

    ... had a Stanley Cup run with the New York Rangers during the spring, is among the Oilers' top nine forwards, and Mark Fayne and Keith Aulie bulk up the back end. "The biggest thing that sticks out to me is the size that we've added, especially on the ...

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  15. Oilers hiring move deepens league's interest in analyticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | The Globe and Mail

    ... factor in decision-making, and the team's two big free-agent signings this summer - BenoA t Pouliot and Mark Fayne - were both Corsi darlings. Whether or not the Dellow hire works will be one of the more intriguing behind-the-scenes storylines in ...

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  16. Oilers Top 6 Better Than Ducks and KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | Oil On Whyte

    ... situation with the arrival of Benoit Pouliot , Ted Purcell and Leon Draisaitl on offense and Nikita Nikitin , Mark Fayne and Keith Aulie on the back end. There are no guarantees that these acquisitions will make the difference needed to push the ...

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  17. Why You Should Wryte for Oil on WhyteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | Oil On Whyte

    ... stories that will emerge about new players like Teddy Purcell, Benoit Pouliot, Leon Draisaitl, Nikita Nikitin, Mark Fayne and Keith Aulie. New, big Oilers here to shore up the defensive side of the game. It will be endless. There's always SOMETHING ...

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  18. Ranking the 10 Biggest Roster Moves from the 2014 NHL Offseason So FarRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | BleacherReport

    ... those teams as they tinker with their roster. The Edmonton Oilers scored early in free agency, signing defenseman Mark Fayne July 1. NHL.com covered the signing by GM Craig MacTavish. Fayne fits Edmonton's needs like a glove. He's a bigger, veteran ...

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  19. Cult of Hockey: Can Edmonton Oilers' gaping hole at centre be filled from within?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | Edmonton Journal

    ... and weaknesses at other positions were addressed by the acquisition of veterans: defencemen Nikita Nikitin, Mark Fayne, and Keith Aulie; wingers Teddy Purcell and Benoit Pouliot. No such veteran help has been forthcoming at the crucial position of ...

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  20. Oilers Still Lack Top DefenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Oil On Whyte

    ... has had moments of brilliance throughout his career, and he is joining the Oilers in the prime of his career. Mark Fayne is a better player than Nick Schultz was, and should be given that he plays a similar role. Fayne is not an offensive specialist ...

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