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  1. Oilers prospects hoping to compete for roster spotRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Red Deer Advocate

    Darnell Nurse talks during a news conference introducing the top prospects going into the NHL hockey draft, Friday, June 28, 2013, in Weehawken, N.J. Nurse and Mitchell Moroz want to give the Edmonton Oilers a headache - in a good way. The pair are thought to be on the outside looking in for spots on the club's NHL roster heading into training camp, but that isn't stopping either from dreaming big.

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  2. Dehydration interferes with Draisaitl's playRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... 200 musical and performance acts on the rooftops, coffee houses, lamp posts and alleys of Alberta Avenue. Edmonton Oilers centre prospect Leon Draisaitl collides with Miles Liberati of the Vancouver Canucks during Friday's game in the Young stars ...

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  3. Yakimov Vs. DraisaitlRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Oil On Whyte

    Jun 27, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Leon Draisaitl poses for a photo with team officials after being selected as the number three overall pick to the Edmonton Oilers in the first round of the 2014 NHL Draft at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports If you've been paying attention to the Rookies Tournament in Penticton this weekend, there is one storyline causing the most commotion - the play of Bogdan Yakimov.

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  4. Is Jamie Benn the Best LW in the NHL?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Blackout Dallas

    ... Parise is up there with the way he plays, Taylor Hall was tied for 6th in NHL scoring despite being on a bad Edmonton Oilers team, and Patrick Sharp who finished 12th in NHL scoring this past season. For this article, I won't be looking at players ...

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  5. Nurse, Moroz want to give the Oilers something to think about at training campRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Darnell Nurse wears an Edmonton Oilers jersey after being selected by the Oilers as the seventh overall pick in the 2013 National Hockey league draft in Newark, New Jersey, June 30, 2013. Darnell Nurse wears an Edmonton Oilers jersey after being selected by the Oilers as the seventh overall pick in the 2013 National Hockey league draft in Newark, New Jersey, June 30, 2013.

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  6. 30 teams, 30 days: Edmonton OilersRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Sportsnet.ca

    ... out. We crunched the numbers and will be unveiling our consensus standings prediction from worst to first. Edmonton Oilers Division: Pacific 2013-14 finish: 22-44-9, 67 points, 28th overall; missed playoffs Leading scorer: Taylor Hall (80 points) ...

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  7. MacTavish knows Oilers will be improved, believes in EakinsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | TSN.ca

    The Edmonton Oilers take solace in one thing from their eighth straight playoff-less season: It can't get any worse. "Last year was such a debacle from start to finish in so many ways," Oilers general manager Craig MacTavish explained to TSN Hockey Insider Bob McKenzie, "that we are for sure going to better, it's just a measure of how much."

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  8. Darnell Nurse focused on earning a spot with the OilersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MSNBC

    Nurse doesn't turn 20 years of age until Feb. 4, 2015, so he isn't eligible to play in the minors. So, again, the only options are sticking with the Edmonton Oilers, or going back to the Sault Ste.

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  9. 2014 Edmonton Oilers rookies: the vanguardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Oil On Whyte

    Jun 27, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Leon Draisaitl puts on a team sweater after being selected as the number three overall pick to the Edmonton Oilers in the first round of the 2014 NHL Draft at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports The Oilers have been shallow on all positions for a while now.

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  10. This year's Oilers rookies don't dazzleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | SLAM! Sports

    In terms of sheer star power, this year's Edmonton Oilers rookie roster doesn't quite dominate the marquee like it did in the days of Taylor Hall and Jordan Eberle, or Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Nail Yakupov. But while this edition lacks the sizzle of a first pick overall, it is unquestionably deeper and better than any crop of Oilers prospects in decades.

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  11. Edmonton Oilers 2014-15 Season PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Sen Shot

    Nov 13, 2013; Edmonton, Alberta, CAN; Edmonton Oilers forwards Jordan Eberle , Taylor Hall and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins speak at the bench during a stoppage in play at Rexall Place. Mandatory Credit: Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports In what was expected to be the season the Oilers took great strides, it was more of the same old struggles for Edmonton.

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  12. Oilers Chase First Taste of WinningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Oil On Whyte

    Jun 27, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Leon Draisaitl puts on a team sweater after being selected as the number three overall pick to the Edmonton Oilers in the first round of the 2014 NHL Draft at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports The Edmonton Oilers beat the Vancouver Canucks rookie team 4-3 in overtime.

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  13. Oilers' prospect Draisaitl concerned after cramping up in prospects gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MSNBC

    There were anxious moments for the Edmonton Oilers and their fans Friday in Penticton, B.C., when Leon Draisaitl , the club's third overall pick in June's draft, appeared to suffer a leg injury. It happened in the third period of a Young Stars Tournament game between the Oilers prospects and Vancouver Canucks prospects.

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  14. Oilers Developing Future By ProspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Oil On Whyte

    Apr 8, 2014; Edmonton, Alberta, CAN; Edmonton Oilers defensemen Oscar Klefbom is chased by Colorado Avalanche forward Jamie McGinn during the second period at Rexall Place. Mandatory Credit: Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports The Edmonton Oilers are hitting the ice.

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  15. Russian weighs just 141 pounds, but brings serious skills to Oilers prospect campRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Edmonton Journal

    Edmonton Oilers prospect Vladimir Tkachev watches at the boards during practice drills at the Young Stars tournament in Penticton, B.C. on Friday. PENTICTON, B.C. - Every NHL training camp has a warm and fuzzy story, like when the 1986 Edmonton Oilers trotted out a small Scottish-born forward named Tony Hand, who had a Wayne Gretzky-like 182 points in 35 games for the Murrayfield Racers in Edinburgh.

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  16. Cult of Hockey: Unlikely Nurse or Draisaitl will go nine game trial routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Edmonton Journal

    ... minus-one. Darnell Nurse learned this particular lesson during a pre-season game in 2013. When the Edmonton Oilers "Young Stars" take to the ice in Penticton this evening, two players are apt to draw more eyeballs than any others. Defenceman Darnell ...

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  17. Ex-Viper aims to impress Canucks brassRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    It was April 12 at Rexall Place as the Canucks were set to face the Edmonton Oilers. The former Vernon Viper was the lone skater doing pre-game laps.

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  18. No rush for Edmonton Oilers goalie prospect Laurent BrossoitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Edmonton Journal

    The road to the National Hockey League for young goalies is seldom a highway to heaven, but for the odd Carey Price, Grant Fuhr or Tom Barrasso who went against the grain and somehow were in the best league in the world as teenagers. So nobody's fast-tracking former Edmonton Oil Kings netminder Laurent Brossoit.

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  19. Edmonton Oilers notebook: Rookie Leon Draisaitl packs on more muscleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Edmonton Journal

    Remember reports of how waiflike Ryan Nugent-Hopkins was as he started his first Edmonton Oilers camp three years ago? Nobody will be saying that about Leon Draisaitl as he heads off to the Young Stars prospects tournament in Penticton, B.C., a warm-up act for next week's main camp feature. He's six-foot-two and 215 pounds now after a summer in the gym.

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  20. Flames All-Time Countdown Chapter CXXI: 32-31Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Matchsticks & Gasoline

    ... ex-head coach of the Philadelphia Flyers , Los Angeles Kings , Vancouver Canucks , Toronto Maple Leafs , and Edmonton Oilers . One time, long ago, he suited up with the Flames with the team exclusively in Atlanta, and scored a grand total of 12 ...

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