According to the Edmonton Oilers, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins will not be available for the upcoming home-and-home weekend against the Vancouver Canucks as he continues to recover from a “procedure” on his hand.
Adam Larsson’s five minute elbowing major occurred 2:45 into the second period last night. He was given a game misconduct, which isn’t automatic for any major penalty. He got the misconduct due, I assume, to rule 45 involving elbowing penalties.
2 Guys and a Goalie pres. by Odds Shark Ep. 20 f/Scott Hastings and Shawn Matthias-“Your American is Showing”
Welcome to “2 Guys and a Goalie,” starring Dustin Nielson, Joaquin Gage, and Matt Kassian and presented by Odds Shark, Popeye’s Louisiana Chicken, and Sports Clips Haircuts. The show focuses on stories, notes, transactions, and everything else happening all around the NHL and the world of hockey. Kass starts the episode with his turkey recipe…
According to reports circling on Twitter this morning, Edmonton Oilers defenceman, Adam Larsson, will a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety in regards to the elbow thrown on T.J. Tynan in last night’s 4-1 loss to the Colorado Avalanche.
December 1st marks the final day for restricted free agents Jesse Puljujarvi and Julius Honka to sign contracts and return to the NHL this season. If they do not have new deals by that point, then they will be forced to sit out the remainder of the season.
Don’t let a 4-1 loss ruin what as a pretty darn good road trip for the Edmonton Oilers. They come home with six of a possible ten points, and in my opinion, the six points they picked up were the most important ones available on the trip. Seven of ten would have been excellent but…