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Jujhar Khaira suspended two games for cross-check

The NHL has handed Jujhar Khaira a two-game suspension following his cross-check on Vince Dunn in Tuesday’s loss to the Blues. Edmonton’s Jujhar Khaira has been suspended for two games for cross-checking St. Louis’ Vince Dunn. https://t.co/TG5gPxCGKp — NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) December 19, 2018 The NHL announced earlier today that Khaira would have a…

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Oscar Klefbom “out weeks” with hand injury

While the Oilers pulled away with a 6-4 victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Tuesday evening, it wasn’t all good news. Coach Ken Hitchcock revealed after the game that blueliner Oscar Klefbom will be out for an extended period of time with a hand injury.

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Connor McDavid pots 100th career NHL goal

Connor McDavid has begun the Ken Hitchcock era with a bang. The young captain scored his 100th career NHL goal during the first period of Tuesday’s game against the San Jose Sharks. He reaches the milestone in his 230th career NHL game. After Joonas Donskoi opened the scoring for the Sharks, the top line for…

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Evan Bouchard scores first career NHL goal

Evan Bouchard’s first goal in the NHL comes against the defending Stanley Cup Champions. Not bad. The young defenseman scored his first career NHL goal on the power play Thursday evening against the Washington Capitals. He’s the youngest defenseman in Oilers history to score a goal. Bouchard, who turned 19 last Saturday, unleashed a snap…

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Kailer Yamamoto scores sweet first NHL goal

Kailer Yamamoto’s first career NHL goal is a beautiful one. The 20-year-old achieved the milestone Thursday evening against the Boston Bruins in the home opener. After Boston opened the scoring in the middle frame, Yamamoto evened up the score just over two minutes later on a fantastic all-around play. It was Yamamoto’s first point of 2018-19….

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Connor McDavid sets NHL record with historic start

It really is the Connor McDavid show. The 21-year-old phenom is having a fantastic start to the 2018-19 NHL season and he’s setting records in the process. McDavid became the first player in NHL history to factor in on the first eight goals of an NHL team’s season Tuesday evening against the Winnipeg Jets. McDavid…

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McDavid blows by Zdeno Chara for first goal of season

Connor McDavid has his first goal of the 2018-19 NHL season. After picking up two assists in the season opener against the New Jersey Devils on the weekend, McDavid got on the board early in the second game of the season Thursday night in Beantown. The 21-year-old phenom opened the scoring at TD Garden early…