Tag Archives: Edmonton Oilers

  • 2009 NHL Power Rankings: Week 5

    2009 NHL Power Rankings: Week 5

    In Week 5′s edition of the 2009 NHL Power Rankings we see two young teams going in opposite directions, some Ducks trying to spread their wings…or sharpen their beaks and the Sharks getting back their bite. The biggest loser in our NHL Power Rankings this week were the Edmonton Oilers and Anaheim Ducks, both falling […]

  • 2009 NHL Fantasy 3 Stars: Week 4

    2009 NHL Fantasy 3 Stars: Week 4

    Total Pro Sports – The fourth week of the NHL Fantasy 3 Stars sees a familiar face make his first appearance of the season, a young centre who will become a regular, a solid veteran off to another great start and an Oiler showcasing his playmaking ability. This week’s honorable mention goes to Ales Hemsky […]

  • Kyle Wellwood 0.5 Seconds Away From Scoring The Goal Of The Year

    Kyle Wellwood 0.5 Seconds Away From Scoring The Goal Of The Year

    Total Pro Sports – The season is young, but the 2009-10 NHL campaign has already provided some spectacular goals from the likes of Niklas Hagman and even 9-year-old Oliver Wahlstrom got in on the act during intermission at a Bruins home game. Last night Kyle Wellwood was eager to get himself onto the highlight packages, […]

  • 2009-10 NHL Preview: Northwest Division

    2009-10 NHL Preview: Northwest Division

    Total Pro Sports – With the start of the 2009-10 NHL Season upon us it’s time to take a look and see how each team stacks up. As per the norm, each preview will be broken down by division in order of how we think the team will finish. Lets take a look at the […]

  • Fans Show Too Much Love For Wayne Gretzky With A Weird Song

    Fans Show Too Much Love For Wayne Gretzky With A Weird Song

    Total Pro Sports – Wayne Gretzky is an adored sports icon, especially in Canada where he was voted among the top 10 on the Canadian Broadcast Corporation’s “Greatest Canadian” competition.  Many would love to meet him, others to speak with him, or shake his hand, but then there are those who have other ideas.

  • 2008-09 NHL Fantasy Duds

    2008-09 NHL Fantasy Duds

    Total Pro Sports – Yesterday were the 2008-09 NHL Fantasy Studs, now today it’s time for the Duds. Players who had high, moderately high or just average expectations but were unable to live up to them in the 2008-09 NHL season. RW – Jonathan Cheechoo – San Jose Sharks: Can officially be called Mr.Disappointment after […]

  • Sam Gagner Goes Coast To Coast

    Sam Gagner Goes Coast To Coast

    Total Pro Sports- The Edmonton Oilers are having another disappointing season. They currently sit in 11th spot in the West and are battling to make post-season. It also looks like long time coach Craig McTavish, will be done after this season, if they fail to make it into the playoffs. However, the future is bright […]

  • Linus Omark Embarrasses Goalie With Crazy Shootout Goal

    Linus Omark Embarrasses Goalie With Crazy Shootout Goal

    Total Pro Sports- In a friendly game between Sweden and Switzerland, Swedish forward Linus Omark, scored one of the best shootout goals I have ever seen.  Just when I thought I had seen all of the best shootout moves, this kid decides to chip the puck over the goalie’s head.  It was also the game […]

  • NHL Power Rankings: Week 25

    NHL Power Rankings: Week 25

    Total Pro Sports – This week’s NHL Power Rankings has the Bruins back in the top spot, the Devils and Oilers struggling and the Blues peaking at the right time as they try to secure the 8th and final playoff spot in the West. NHL Power Rankings Movers And Shakers The biggest Shakers in our […]

  • It’s Crunch Time: NHL Western Conference

    It’s Crunch Time: NHL Western Conference

    Total Pro Sports – With the seventh and eleventh place in the Western Conference separated by 3 points it has reached that point in the season where every shift of every game is crucial. The National Hockey League has never seen parody in the sport since the dawn of time. It seems that the “new” […]

  • The First Ever Alley-Oop In A Hockey Game

    The First Ever Alley-Oop In A Hockey Game

    Total Pro Sports – On Thursday Night the Atlanta Thrashers were in Edmonton to take on the Oilers.  A game that went back and forth, the Thrashers held on to win the game in over time 4-3. The final goal of the game was scored courtesy of the Hockey version Alley-Oop, it was spectacular and […]

  • NHL Fantasy 3 Stars: Week 19

    NHL Fantasy 3 Stars: Week 19

    Total Pro Sports – For the first time in two weeks we have someone not named Mike Green as the 1st Star. In fact he didn’t even make the list as some of the league’s talented young players shone through in week 19. This week’s honorable mention goes to Dwayne Roloson of the Edmonton Oilers. […]

  • Oilers Forgot All Star Break Was Over

    Oilers Forgot All Star Break Was Over

    Total Pro Sports – The Edmonton Eskimos lost to the Buffalo Bills 10-2 on Tuesday night…if this was an actual scoreline there would be nothing to worry about, but unfortunately it was the Oilers that lost to the Sabres. Mentally the Oilers were still on holidays as they were able to do nothing right but manage […]

  • Oilers, Pens Swawp Back-Up Goalies

    Oilers, Pens Swawp Back-Up Goalies

    Total Pro Sports – In a move made early Saturday morning the Edmonton Oilers and Pittsburgh Penguins have traded backup goaltenders in a move to spark both hockey clubs. The Penguins have had mediocre goaltending from both starter Marc-Andre Fluery and Danny Sabourin, while the Oilers share a similar fate, both Mathieu Garon and Dwayne […]

  • Mattias Ohlund Takes A Sweet Punch To The Face

    Mattias Ohlund Takes A Sweet Punch To The Face

    Total Pro Sports – The debut of Mats Sundin last night was a good one, he played about 15 minutes and helped the Vancouver Canucks beat the Edmonton Oilers 4-2. During the game, Canucks defenseman Mattias Ohlund laid out Edmonton Oilers winger Eric Cole on the side boards.  What seemed to be a clean hit, […]