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Oct. 19 - Head-to-Head - Edmonton at Ottawa
2013 Oilers Training Camp Roster
Friday, 08.15.2014 / 4:55 PM
UNDER CONTRACT THROUGH 2018
Mark Fayne, D, 27
UNDER CONTRACT THROUGH 2019
Jordan Eberle, C, 24
Benoit Pouliot, LW, 27
UNDER CONTRACT THROUGH 2020
Taylor Hall, LW, 22
UNDER CONTRACT THROUGH 2021
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, C, 21
* - Age as of September 1, 2014
Tuesday, 08.12.2014 / 4:51 PM
Oilers GM Craig MacTavish has executed a roster overhaul in his time at the helm. That turnover has left players like Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins as that expected next wave of leaders in the locker room. In a lot of ways, it’s now their team. But Eberle says it’s been that way for a little while now.
“I’ve felt that way the last few years,” Eberle said at Oilers Hockey School
Friday, 07.25.2014 / 2:26 PM
they once were and the turnover of the roster under his watchful eye is indicative of that. Of those who played at least one game for the Oilers during the 2012-13 season, only eight remain in the system (Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle, Nail Yakupov, Justin Schultz, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Jeff Petry, Anton Lander and Mark Arcobello).
“I knew immediately that there was a lot of change that had to occur
Tuesday, 07.22.2014 / 2:10 PM
When you look at the top of the Edmonton Oilers forward depth chart there is some real offensive talent there with the likes of Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, David Perron and Nail Yakupov. Getting the puck to those playmakers is where a guy like Oilers free agent signee Mark Fayne comes in. While the defenceman doesn’t pretend to boast incredible offensive talent himself, where
Tuesday, 07.15.2014 / 11:38 AM
NHL.com’s fantasy hockey insiders Matt Cubeta and Pete Jensen have pieced together their off-season rankings of the top 200 fantasy hockey players.
Edmonton Oilers winger Taylor Hall tops out at 26th on Cubeta’s list. Jordan Eberle is the second Oilers player on that list at 82nd. Other Oilers on Cubeta’s list are David Perron (100), Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (115), Nail Yakupov (129), Ben Scrivens
Saturday, 07.05.2014 / 3:49 PM
to have a strong centreman with some size that can play ahead of or behind Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, whichever way it works. We’ll give him that opportunity but also have to tell you he’s still a junior-age player who may need time and we’ll just give him that time for him to become the prospect we hope he can be.”
Draisaitl admits there’s still some work to do before he has earned his opportunities
Saturday, 06.28.2014 / 2:08 PM
MacGregor said after the draft concluded in Philadelphia. “I think he helps fill a need. He gives us an opportunity to have a strong centreman with some size that can play ahead of or behind Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, whichever way it works. We’ll give him that opportunity but also have to tell you he’s still a junior-age player who may need time and we’ll just give him that time for him to become the prospect
Friday, 06.27.2014 / 9:34 PM
. The one thing that is for certain is that the Oilers have added another player to their already young and talented core, which includes the likes of Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Nail Yakupov and Justin Schultz.
“They have a really talented young group there and they really want to be good,” Draisaitl said. “Their players are young but they are almost already stars in the league
Friday, 06.27.2014 / 6:53 PM
The newest Edmonton Oilers centre Leon Draisaitl has done his research on the team that made him the third overall pick in the 2014 draft. Draisaitl says he’s eager to earn a spot and join a team that already boasts young and talented players, such as Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Nail Yakupov and Justin Schultz.
Draisaitl also says that he thinks the Oilers are moving
Wednesday, 06.18.2014 / 12:00 PM
seems to fall in line with this type of player. A Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Sam Bennett one-two punch is something fans can salivate over.
4 CGY Nick Ritchie, LW, Peterborough (OHL)
A big theme of the NHL Scouting Combine was that anything could happen at the top of the draft. Flames President of Hockey Operations Brian Burke has grouped Ritchie in with the top four guys before. He has also said