Edmonton Oilers sign Kyle Platzer, return Tyler Bunz to OKC

Jonathan Willis
April 05 2015 01:37PM

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The 2014-15 season has not been kind to the Edmonton Oilers. The team has not progressed as hoped, individual players have struggled mightily and the path forward remains decidedly uncertain.

Those looking for a break from the gloom could do worse than consider Kyle Platzer, the 2013 fourth-round draft pick who on Sunday signed an entry-level deal with the Oilers.

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BLUE MONEY 2016+

Lowetide
April 05 2015 09:18AM

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David Musil's recall gives us a clear indication about the Edmonton Oilers depth chart and the value management puts on each of their developing prospects. Good news for a few, bad news for many more.

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G79.0 Wrap Up: Oilers vs Flames

Matt Henderson
April 04 2015 10:57PM


HIGHWAY 2: THE DANGER ZONE. Final Score 4-0 Flames.

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GDB 79.0: Ready the Brooms

Jonathan Willis
April 04 2015 01:43PM

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The Edmonton Oilers play the Calgary Flames tonight. It’s a meaningless game for a bad Edmonton team made worse by injury. It’s a pivotal game for a decent Calgary Flames club that has won every game it has played against Edmonton all season.

It’s a great chance for the Oilers to throw a wrench into the Flames’ playoff hopes. Don’t hold your breath on that.

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OFF THE TOP OF MY HEAD

Robin Brownlee
April 03 2015 04:18PM

I wasn’t expecting the Edmonton Oilers to actually beat the Los Angeles Kings at the Staples Center Thursday, but after coach Todd Nelson publicly challenged his team, I didn’t expect an 8-2 embarrassment on the heels of the 5-1 drubbing they took in Anaheim the night before.

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