NHLNotebook: Arizona on the move, Dr. Omalu calls the NHL's bluff, Phaneuf and the Expansion Draft

Zach Laing
February 10 2017 07:00AM


The NHLN Notebook is a semi-regular feature of interesting hockey content from the past few days that doesn't quite deserve its own article. 

In today's notebook, we look at Arizona possibly being on the move (again), Gary Bettman getting called out by Dr. Bennet Omalu who is the doctor that discovered CTE, and Bryan Bickell getting set to return to the NHL. Also, Dion Phaneuf may be asked to waive his no move clause to help Ottawa prospect younger defencemen come expansion draft time, and Dallas mulls over whether or not to sell at the deadline. 

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The Roundup

Nation World HQ
February 10 2017 05:00AM

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Linden and Benning speak in Van, Jets have tough road ahead, looking at the Flames Cap issues, Oilers could move Davidson, Leafs continue up and down, new goalie equipment, new coaches, the NHL power rankings, lots of trade deadline speculation and more in this week's Nation Roundup brought to you by Violent Gentlemen.

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Re-Sign, Sell, or Let Walk

February 09 2017 07:00PM


With the trade deadline fast approaching, I thought now would be a good time to start talking about which players you'd like to see the Oilers hang onto in the summer. In this article, we're going to look at the who's contracts are up, who could be in for a raise, and whether or not you would keep, sell, or let these guys walk.

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Do the Oilers need an elite defenceman?

Jonathan Willis
February 09 2017 05:00PM


With almost a full week without an Oilers hockey game, it’s a good time to look at some of the larger picture issues the team has as it continues its transition from rebuilding team to Stanley Cup contender. One of those is on defence, where it isn’t clear at this point how Edmonton is going to assemble a championship-level defence.

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Oilers recall Oesterle and Lander from AHL

Cam Lewis
February 09 2017 04:22PM

Just a couple days from coming out of their NHL mandated one-week break, the Oilers have recalled Anton Lander and Jordan Oesterle from the AHL Condors. Both Oesterle and Lander were sent down after Sunday's win against the Canadiens in order to get some game action in the AHL over the off week. 

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