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The Mercury News
If Couture is gone long, what becomes of Sharks playoff chances?a third line center; it isn’t clear that he’s ready to handle the responsibilit
The Mercury News / Posted 14 hours ago
a third line center; it isn’t clear that he’s ready to handle the responsibility of nightly matchups against the likes of Connor McDavid, Anze Kopitar and Ryan Getzlaf in the Pacific Division. This option would also force DeBoer to skate another... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Saturday Storylines: Could outdoor game help Senators?to get back into the playoff hunt. Among the many issues that have derailed the
Sportsnet.ca / Posted yesterday
to get back into the playoff hunt. Among the many issues that have derailed the Oilers’ season is a lack of forward depth. Connor McDavid is ridiculous as always. But the three other lines have to play too, and on too many nights those other units... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
100 things I love about the NHL right now(also looking for who doesn’t wear a helmet because they want to be seen and/or
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 2 days ago
(also looking for who doesn’t wear a helmet because they want to be seen and/or enjoy the breeze through their hair) 4. Connor McDavid gathering steam around his own net with the puck on his tape 5. A couple days after a club’s elimination when... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Check, mates: NHL top lines are expected to do it allsaid. "You're covering a lot of space, so it's just something you've got to be
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
said. "You're covering a lot of space, so it's just something you've got to be aware of." Before the season, reigning MVP Connor McDavid of Edmonton cited defense and faceoffs as areas he wanted to improve. He already has the dynamic offensive... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Check, mates: NHL top lines are expected to do it allsaid. "You're covering a lot of space, so it's just something you've got to be
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
said. "You're covering a lot of space, so it's just something you've got to be aware of." Before the season, reigning MVP Connor McDavid of Edmonton cited defense and faceoffs as areas he wanted to improve. He already has the dynamic offensive... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
An early look at why Jesse Puljujarvi is an excellent winger for Connor McDavidin loose puck recoveries. That strong neutral zone play might be a good indica
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 3 days ago
in loose puck recoveries. That strong neutral zone play might be a good indicator that Puljujarvi is a good fit with Connor McDavid, as Puljujarvi can be the guy running around the neutral zone while McDavid conserves some energy and remains... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Flames' Sean Monahan flying under the radar as one of Canada's elite playersthe 2014 Olympic team would all be shoe-ins to return: Sidney Crosby, Patrice B
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 3 days ago
the 2014 Olympic team would all be shoe-ins to return: Sidney Crosby, Patrice Bergeron, Jonathan Toews and Tavares. Young Connor McDavid would certainly top many lists, followed closely by league scoring leader Steven Stamkos. Mark Scheifele,... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Healthy Connor McDavid lifting Oilers with return to dominant selfThere are between 50 and 53 games left in the season for most teams, and Connor
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 3 days ago
There are between 50 and 53 games left in the season for most teams, and Connor McDavid has finally broached the top five in league scoring with 39 points. He has climbed to No. 3, just behind the Tampa duo of Steven Stamkos and Nikita Kucherov, who... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
NHL Power Rankings: The Eminem Editionthrough Western Canada, then tacked on a home win versus Toronto. Not unlike t
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 4 days ago
through Western Canada, then tacked on a home win versus Toronto. Not unlike the lead single from Mr. Mathers’ new album, Connor McDavid is burdened with the task of living up to the perfection those on the outside expect from him every time the... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Takeaways: Connor McDavid back to his unstoppable selfafter a road game, and a road trip, that just might be the Oilers’ finest three
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 4 days ago
after a road game, and a road trip, that just might be the Oilers’ finest three-game run all season: The return of Connor McDavid Now that Connor McDavid is back at full health and eight cylinders, you get a more fulsome picture of how... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Highlights of Tuesday's NHL gamessnapped. Frederik Andersen stopped 35 shots in the loss. Mark Letestu scored a
Reuters Sports News / Posted 4 days ago
snapped. Frederik Andersen stopped 35 shots in the loss. Mark Letestu scored a short-handed goal and had an assist, and Connor McDavid tallied a goal and three assists to lead Edmonton over Columbus. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Milan Lucic, Matt... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
NHL roundup: Devils snap Kings' streak at 8in the loss. Oilers 7, Blue Jackets 2 COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Mark Letestu scored a
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 days ago
in the loss. Oilers 7, Blue Jackets 2 COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Mark Letestu scored a short-handed goal and had an assist, and Connor McDavid tallied a goal and three assists to lead Edmonton over Columbus. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Milan Lucic, Matt... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Oilers roll over Blue Jackets 7-2Blue Jackets' Lukas Sedlak, left, tries to control the puck as Edmonton Oilers'
The Toledo Blade / Posted 4 days ago
Blue Jackets' Lukas Sedlak, left, tries to control the puck as Edmonton Oilers' Ryan Nugent-Hopkins defends. Connor McDavid had a goal and three assists, and Laurent Brossoit stopped 28 shots. Mark Letestu, Matt Benning and Jesse... Read more
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New York Daily News
Lightning blank Blues 3-0 in matchup of NHL's top 2 teamsfor the Blackhawks, who had lost five in a row before their win streak. OILERS
New York Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
for the Blackhawks, who had lost five in a row before their win streak. OILERS 7, BLUE JACKETS 2 COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Connor McDavid had a goal and three assists, and Laurent Brossoit stopped 28 shots as Edmonton routed Columbus. Mark... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
NHL Capsulesa row. Semyon Varlamov stopped 22 shots in the finale of a four-game trip. OIL
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 4 days ago
a row. Semyon Varlamov stopped 22 shots in the finale of a four-game trip. OILERS 7, BLUE JACKETS 2 COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Connor McDavid had a goal and three assists, and Laurent Brossoit stopped 28 shots as Edmonton routed Columbus. Mark... Read more
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New York Daily News
Oilers beat Blue Jackets 7-2 behind McDavid, BrassoitCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Connor McDavid had a goal and three assists, and Laurent
New York Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Connor McDavid had a goal and three assists, and Laurent Brossoit stopped 28 shots as the Edmonton Oilers routed the Columbus Blue Jackets 7-2 on Tuesday night. Mark Letestu, Matt Benning and Jesse Puljujarvi each had a goal... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Oilers beat Blue Jackets 7-2 behind McDavid, BrassoitCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Connor McDavid had a goal and three assists, and Laurent
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Connor McDavid had a goal and three assists, and Laurent Brossoit stopped 28 shots as the Edmonton Oilers routed the Columbus Blue Jackets 7-2 on Tuesday night. Mark Letestu, Matt Benning and Jesse Puljujarvi each had a goal... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Breaking down what's wrong with both the Senators and OilersYeah, between Ryan, Karlsson and No. 1 goaltender Craig Anderson, that cliché i
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 5 days ago
Yeah, between Ryan, Karlsson and No. 1 goaltender Craig Anderson, that cliché is being borne out in Ottawa. In Edmonton, Connor McDavid carried a flu bug through most of the first 25 games. He’s carried himself more than admirably, but carrying... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
TFC celebrates first MLS Cup with Toronto paradeplayers were on hand, with Bradley dropping the ceremonial puck between Maple L
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 6 days ago
players were on hand, with Bradley dropping the ceremonial puck between Maple Leafs forward Leo Komorov and Oilers captain Connor McDavid. Saturday’s win was sweet revenge for TFC after losing to Seattle via a shootout in last year’s final at BMO... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
SIMMONS: McDavid puts on a showOne of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 6 days ago
One of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t it? When he plays like this — dancing, singing, playing an instrmment, conducting the orchestra — and then not a single note registers on the night. Not a goal. Not an... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
SIMMONS: McDavid puts on a showOne of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 6 days ago
One of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t it? When he plays like this — dancing, singing, playing an instrmment, conducting the orchestra — and then not a single note registers on the night. Not a goal. Not an... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
SIMMONS: McDavid puts on a showOne of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 6 days ago
One of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t it? When he plays like this — dancing, singing, playing an instrmment, conducting the orchestra — and then not a single note registers on the night. Not a goal. Not an... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
SIMMONS: McDavid puts on a showOne of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 6 days ago
One of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t it? When he plays like this — dancing, singing, playing an instrmment, conducting the orchestra — and then not a single note registers on the night. Not a goal. Not an... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
SIMMONS: McDavid puts on a showOne of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t
Sarnia Observer / Posted 6 days ago
One of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t it? When he plays like this — dancing, singing, playing an instrmment, conducting the orchestra — and then not a single note registers on the night. Not a goal. Not an... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
SIMMONS: McDavid puts on a showOne of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 6 days ago
One of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t it? When he plays like this — dancing, singing, playing an instrmment, conducting the orchestra — and then not a single note registers on the night. Not a goal. Not an... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
SIMMONS: McDavid puts on a showOne of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 6 days ago
One of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t it? When he plays like this — dancing, singing, playing an instrmment, conducting the orchestra — and then not a single note registers on the night. Not a goal. Not an... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
SIMMONS: McDavid puts on a showOne of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t
Chatham Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
One of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t it? When he plays like this — dancing, singing, playing an instrmment, conducting the orchestra — and then not a single note registers on the night. Not a goal. Not an... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
SIMMONS: McDavid puts on a showOne of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 6 days ago
One of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t it? When he plays like this — dancing, singing, playing an instrmment, conducting the orchestra — and then not a single note registers on the night. Not a goal. Not an... Read more
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Welland Tribune
SIMMONS: McDavid puts on a showOne of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t
Welland Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
One of these days, Connor McDavid is bound to snap. It has to happen, doesn’t it? When he plays like this — dancing, singing, playing an instrmment, conducting the orchestra — and then not a single note registers on the night. Not a goal. Not an... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Down Goes Brown Weekend Wrap: Metropolitan Division traffic jamways to win even when they’re missing Auston Matthews, playing their backup goa
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 6 days ago
ways to win even when they’re missing Auston Matthews, playing their backup goalie and getting skated into the ground by Connor McDavid. (*Goals scored minus goals allowed, without counting shootouts like the NHL does for some reason.) “Just... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
3 up, 3 down: Milan Lucic picking up points in Edmontonworked his way off of fantasy rosters after losing his spot on a failing power
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 6 days ago
worked his way off of fantasy rosters after losing his spot on a failing power play. Since then he has been reunited with Connor McDavid at both even strength and on the power play. That power play is still struggling, but Lucic has picked up 11... Read more
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CTV News
Connor McDavid held off scoresheet again as Oilers fall to Maple LeafsTORONTO -- Connor McDavid entered Sunday's game against the Maple Leafs in Toro
CTV News / Posted 6 days ago
TORONTO -- Connor McDavid entered Sunday's game against the Maple Leafs in Toronto looking for redemption after being held without a point in his first NHL game at Air Canada Centre last November. While the Edmonton Oilers superstar from Richmond... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Connor McDavid and the most dominant, pointless show on Earthprice tag in the National Hockey League. On Sunday, it was worth every penny o
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 6 days ago
price tag in the National Hockey League. On Sunday, it was worth every penny of that exorbitant cover charge to witness Connor McDavid put on a pointless, fruitless, dominant clinic for one of the league’s worst clubs and lose. “Hockey’s a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
McElhinney makes 41 saves, Maple Leafs beat Oilers 1Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Curtis McElhinney (35) makes a poke-check save again
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Curtis McElhinney (35) makes a poke-check save against Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid (97) during first-period NHL hockey game action in Toronto, Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)... Read more
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New York Daily News
McElhinney makes 41 saves, Maple Leafs beat Oilers 1-0Montreal on Saturday night. Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Curtis McElhinney (35)
New York Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Montreal on Saturday night. Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Curtis McElhinney (35) makes a save against Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid (97) during second-period NHL hockey game action in Toronto, Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
AP Sports Digest7 p.m. HKN--OILERS-MAPLE-LEAFS TORONTO — Auston Matthews and the Toronto Mapl
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
7 p.m. HKN--OILERS-MAPLE-LEAFS TORONTO — Auston Matthews and the Toronto Maple Leafs host Canada's other young superstar, Connor McDavid, and the Edmonton Oilers. Toronto continues to chase Tampa Bay for the best record in the Eastern Conference... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Highlights of Saturday's NHL gamesYohann Auvito also scored for the Oilers (12-15-2), who won for the fifth time
Reuters Sports News / Posted 7 days ago
Yohann Auvito also scored for the Oilers (12-15-2), who won for the fifth time in eight games (5-3-0). Edmonton captain Connor McDavid had two assists. Alex Galchenyuk and Phillip Danault scored for the Canadiens (13-14-4), who have dropped... Read more
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Island Packet
Khaira scores 2 as Oilers beat struggling Canadiens 6it 3-0. Lucic scored a power-play goal on a wrist shot from the right circle a
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
it 3-0. Lucic scored a power-play goal on a wrist shot from the right circle at 2:24, prompting the goaltending change. Connor McDavid got a point in a fourth straight game on the play. Asked how he felt about getting the hook, Price said... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Price's off night shows how valuable he is to Canadiensthe power-play goal that made it 5-1 Oilers. And 30 seconds later Yohann Auvitu
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 7 days ago
the power-play goal that made it 5-1 Oilers. And 30 seconds later Yohann Auvitu finished off a three-way passing play from Connor McDavid and Jesse Puljujarvi for the 6-1 goal—and this came one play after the Canadiens gifted Puljujarvi a... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Oilers chase Carey Price in big win over CanadiensLucic scored a power-play goal on an off-wing wrist shot from the right circle
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 7 days ago
Lucic scored a power-play goal on an off-wing wrist shot from the right circle at 2:24, prompting the goaltending change. Connor McDavid got a point in a fourth straight game on the play. Khaira has five points in four outings since sitting out a... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Down Goes Brown Saturday Storylines: Will Anderson return to form?goaltender back, and Carey Price has looked good since returning to the lineup.
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 8 days ago
goaltender back, and Carey Price has looked good since returning to the lineup. That sets up an irresistible showdown with Connor McDavid. They’re two of the sport’s biggest stars, not to mention the biggest contracts at their respective positions... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Nazem Kadri's advice for Matthew Tkachuk: 'Wake up'visiting Pittsburgh on Saturday and hosting Edmonton on Sunday – putting Kadri
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 9 days ago
visiting Pittsburgh on Saturday and hosting Edmonton on Sunday – putting Kadri in position to agitate Sidney Crosby and Connor McDavid on back-to-back nights. Now 27, he has shown a lot of maturity while growing into Mike Babcock’s favoured... Read more
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Philly.com
Canucks preview: Brian Elliott one win away from No. 200Provorov had a career-high eight hits and played 28:08. He and defensive partne
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
Provorov had a career-high eight hits and played 28:08. He and defensive partner Andrew MacDonald helped contain superstar Connor McDavid (one shot). … Michael Raffl has four goals in his last seven games. HEAD TO HEAD: This is the second and... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Four things we learned in NHL: Blackhawks faltering in D.C.in the 2017-18 campaign, but one constant throughout the season has been the pe
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 10 days ago
in the 2017-18 campaign, but one constant throughout the season has been the performance of two of their elite forwards. Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl connected for the team’s opening goal against the Philadelphia Flyers for the 51st time... Read more
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Philly.com
Flyers win second straight on western road trip(24 saves) and his teammates withstood a late Edmonton power play and held on f
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
(24 saves) and his teammates withstood a late Edmonton power play and held on for the victory. Elliott denied superstar Connor McDavid from point-blank range with 2:05 to go. Simmonds iced the win with an empty-net goal. “It definitely feels... Read more
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New York Daily News
Simmonds has goal and assist, Flyers beat Oilers 4-2it away with an empty-netter with 39 seconds left. Edmonton opened the scoring
New York Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
it away with an empty-netter with 39 seconds left. Edmonton opened the scoring four minutes into the second period when Connor McDavid got a backhand pass through to Draisaitl, who beat Elliott for his eighth of the season. Weal tied it five... Read more
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The Morning Call
Simmonds has goal and assist, Flyers beat Oilers 4-2it away with an empty-netter with 39 seconds left. Edmonton opened the scoring
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
it away with an empty-netter with 39 seconds left. Edmonton opened the scoring four minutes into the second period when Connor McDavid got a backhand pass through to Draisaitl, who beat Elliott for his eighth of the season. Weal tied it five... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Simmonds has goal and assist, Flyers beat Oilers 4-2it away with an empty-netter with 39 seconds left. Edmonton opened the scoring
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 10 days ago
it away with an empty-netter with 39 seconds left. Edmonton opened the scoring four minutes into the second period when Connor McDavid got a backhand pass through to Draisaitl, who beat Elliott for his eighth of the season. Weal tied it five... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Flyers-Oilersit away with an empty-netter with 39 seconds left. Edmonton opened the scoring
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 10 days ago
it away with an empty-netter with 39 seconds left. Edmonton opened the scoring four minutes into the second period when Connor McDavid got a backhand pass through to Draisaitl, who beat Elliott for his eighth of the season. Weal tied it five... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Simmonds, Giroux have two points each to lift Flyers over Oilersfinally broke the deadlock four minutes into the second period as they broke ou
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 10 days ago
finally broke the deadlock four minutes into the second period as they broke out on a short-handed two-on-one with Connor McDavid getting a backhand pass through to Draisaitl, who beat Flyers goalie Brian Elliott for his eighth of the... Read more
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