Tag: Oilers

McDavid hits 100 points but Oilers drop game against Devils

EDMONTON—Kenny Agostino, Damon Severson and Kevin Rooney each had a goal and an assist as the New Jersey Devils snapped a season-high losing streak with a 6-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Wednesday. Travis Zajac, John Quenneville and Blake Coleman also scored for the Devils (26-36-9), who had lost seven straight. Edmonton Oilers’ Connor…

What, us worry? Resilient Oilers don’t lack for confidence

What, us worry? One reason Connor McDavid (97) and Mark Letestu could keep lose during a back-and-forth Game 3: the Oilers won seven games during the regular season when trailing after 40 minutes.  May 2, 2017 Tal Pinchevsky ANAHEIM — Even before the puck was dropped for Game 1 of their second-round series against the…

Capitals coach Barry Trotz likens young Leafs to Gretzky-era Oilers

Capitals coach Barry Trotz paid the Leafs organization a huge compliment during his scrum prior to Tuesday night’s game against the Maple Leafs. The discussion, between Trotz and the media, turned to the Leafs’ highly touted pack of rookies, and the success they’ve brought to the team this season. When asked if he’d ever seen…