The best part of this game was when it ended. Final Score: 8-3 Blues
Over on TSN, Darren Dreger appeared on Leafs Lunch to talk about an array of topics but eventually landed on the Oilers and their pursuit of a defenceman. Let’s break it down.
Cam Talbot will make his 19th start this evening, tying him for most in the NHL with Toronto’s Frederik Andersen. Unlike last season, Talbot has struggled to find consistency in his game. In 204 games he has averaged a .920sv%, but this season he’s only finished five games with a .920sv% or better. He had…
According to the team’s official Twitter account, the Oilers have placed Ziyat Paigin on unconditional waivers. This means the team is ultimately seeking to give the prospect an unconditional release from his contract.
On paper, this is not a good matchup for the Oilers, and on the ice at Rogers Place last Thursday it did not go well for the boys in Orange and Blue. They will need a much smarter effort tonight in order to pick up a much-needed victory.