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What can the Oilers get for the eighth-overall pick?

The Edmonton Oilers hold the eighth-overall pick in the 2019 NHL Entry Draft. The Oilers need more talent. Forwards, defencemen, or goaltenders. Should they trade the pick for immediate help? Would a legitimate top-six forward or top-four right-shot defenceman be more valuable than whoever they pick at eight? There’s been some real good players picked…

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Oilers Prospect Update: AHL playoffs, begin

The AHL playoffs are underway joining the rest of the Oilers pipeline in the postseason (or into the offseason). The Condors being the top seed in a best-of-five series took one of two games in Colorado and now head back to Bakersfield for three (if needed). The news of Evan Bouchard’s London Knights early exit…

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Anton Slepyshev wins KHL championship

On July the 2nd, 2018 the Oilers said goodbye to Anton Slepyshev (as well as Yohann Auvitu) who headed over to the KHL after not accepting the Qualifying offer from the team. This was expected and while still retaining his rights, Slepyshev joined the powerhouse of the KHL, CSKA Moscow. After winning the Continental Cup…