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Nail Yakupov’s Rookie Season a Success with the Edmonton Oilers

April 12th, 2013
Nail Yakupov is the third No. 1 pick in a row made by the Edmonton Oilers to jump immediately into the NHL. After a highly publicized start to his NHL career, scoring a clutch last-minute equalizer against the Los Angeles Kings in the third game of the season (followed by ...

Edmonton Oilers: Should Fans Be Worried About Ryan Nugent-Hopkins?

March 9th, 2013
Jason Gregor of Oilers Nation conducted an interview with Steve Tambellini earlier in the week, and they briefly touched upon the disappointing season so far for the Edmonton Oilers’ Ryan Nugent-Hopkins. Nugent-Hopkins is seventh in scoring for the Edmonton Oilers with eight points in 23 games.He has struggled after going ...

Pacific Division Will Mean Tough Competition for Oilers in Potential Realignment

February 26th, 2013
The NHL has sent a new proposal for realignment to all thirty teams, the logistics of which have now surfaced in detail. Should the plan be approved, the Edmonton Oilers could find themselves in the new Pacific division next season, facing off against a few familiar divisional rivals, as well ...