Injury Alert: Khabibulin on the shelf, Sutton may never play again

Jonathan Willis
October 27 2012 09:27AM

Even when there’s a lockout, it seems like injury news is an unavoidable part of the Edmonton Oilers experience. This holds true even for the players not playing elsewhere. As the Edmonton Journal’s Joanne Ireland reports, veterans Andy Sutton and Nikolai Khabibulin are both currently on the injured list, and the news isn’t good.

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KHL Highlights - A Thriller in Minsk, Malkin and friends keep rolling, and Alex Semin joins a monster

Steve Dangle
October 26 2012 08:01PM

Want to see a bunch of hockey highlights featuring a bunch of fans actually enjoying that hockey and going nuts and stuff?

Today was a fantastic day of KHL hockey. Dinamo Minsk took on Barys Astana in Belarus for a thriller in OT, Malkin, Kulemin, and Magnitogorsk destroyed Spartak Moscow, and it looks like Alex Semin joined the right team.

***NOTE*** The Minsk-Barys game is only geo blocked in the United States. The other games are available worldwide.

Happy watching!

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BLURST OF TIMES

Wanye
October 26 2012 03:14PM

It's funny how a protracted labour dispute in the NHL will put a damper on an NHL blogging Network. Assuming you define "funny" as brainshatteringly annoying. Who wouldn't want to read an up tempo article like that right?!

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NATION PROFILE: GLENN ANDERSON

Lowetide
October 26 2012 01:07PM

The truth is that Glenn Anderson was the most electrifying of the Boys on the Bus. Electrifying--hell, he was frightening! Flying down the wing with abandon, sticks, goalies, gloves and the net all at risk. Glenn Anderson had. no. fear.

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Oilers Point Projections: Defensemen

Robert Vollman
October 26 2012 08:55AM

Every year we project how many points each of the players will score using a couple of different statistical methods, and why should a potential lockout season be any different?

If you're just tuning in, we explained our methodology in more detail in our first piece, which covered the top-six forwards.  This time we'll cover the defensemen and then close up in a third and final piece that features the remaining, secondary forwards.

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