Devan Dubnyk

Jonathan Willis
February 26 2011 11:34PM

Over 24 games played this season, Devan Dubnyk has posted a 0.910 save percentage and that has driven an 8-8-7 record on a woeful Oilers team. That performance has given him a leg up on basically every other goaltender in the system, as his competition (Khabibulin, Deslauriers) have struggled since the opening puck drop of 2010-11.

Is it a mirage?

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Lucky 13 Through Q3

Jonathan Willis
February 24 2011 08:42PM

The season is now three-quarters complete, and that means it’s time to check in again on Robin Brownlee’s Lucky 13 contest.

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Oilers/Wild Postgame: Night of Lousy Power Plays

Jonathan Willis
February 22 2011 09:16PM

The Edmonton Oilers played a hockey game on the road against the Minnesota Wild earlier this evening. As with most games the Oilers play on the road against the Wild, this one ended in a loss.

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Buying Out Souray

Jonathan Willis
February 21 2011 09:15PM

Sheldon Souray cleared re-entry waivers earlier today, meaning that none of the NHL’s 29 teams felt he was worth the remainder of $2.25 million for this season and the entirety of that figure for 2011-12. What happens next is ultimately known only to the Oilers brain-trust, but a buyout seems like a decent possibility.

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GDB 59.0: Three In A Row?

Jonathan Willis
February 19 2011 01:46PM

The Edmonton Oilers have an opportunity for three wins in a row, after a pair of 4-1 wins over the Dallas Stars and Montreal Canadiens. Their opponent this afternoon is the Atlanta Thrashers, a franchise that made one of the biggest moves in a trade-filled Friday.

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