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All About Olivier Rodrigue

With their third pick in the 2018 NHL Draft, the Edmonton Oilers made a move to stick around in the second round, trading the 71st and 133rd picks to Montreal in exchange for the 62nd overall section. With that pick, the Oilers drafted goaltender Olivier Rodrigue from the Drummondville Voltigeurs. 

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Goalie Depth Update Part 2: Rodrigue, Hawkey, Starrett

There was a bit of shuffling in the Oilers crease this offseason, with highly-touted Finish free agent Mikko Koskinen signing out of the KHL to solidify the No. 2 spot while hopefully providing a competitive push to Cam Talbot. The team has also added to its depth pool of goaltenders via draft and trade over…

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Armchair GM 2020: Putting it all together

Over the past few days, I’ve taken a look at Ken Holland’s upcoming off-season, including Edmonton’s internal free agents, the challenges the organization faces when it comes to the salary cap, and some potential upgrades to the roster on the free-agent market. Now, let’s put it all together.

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The CHL cancels regular season

The Canadian Hockey League (QMJHL, OHL, and WHL) decided to pull the plug on the 2019-20 season on Wednesday afternoon, cancelling all remaining regular-season games due to the COVID-19 pandemic. There is no word yet on the status of the playoffs or the Memorial Cup.

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