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Connor McDavid sinks a hole in one

According to Cam McDavid’s Instagram story, Connor McDavid could have a career in golf coming up when his hockey life is over because the Oilers’ captain just sunk a hole in one. When you watch Cam’s story, it starts off by the McDavid boys walking up to the hole to confirm that the ball had…

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Oilers win Golden Matrix Award for video display

According to the people at the Information Display and Entertainment Association (IDEA) the Edmonton Oilers have won a Golden Matrix Award for the “Best Overall Video Display” for their work with the jumbotron at Rogers Place. Before we get to the award, we should probably figure out what a Golden Matrix Award means and what…

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The Roundup

Draisaitl still needs to prove he can carry his own line; can Leafs win with their blueline; is Hellebuyck deal good or bad for Jets; reaction to Flames signing of Lindholm; fantasy hockey old stars versus new stars and more in this week’s Nation Roundup.

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A-Maze-ing Corn Maze

Scanning through the interwebs for Oilers related news and rumours can be an interesting time during the dog days of summer. Why just yesterday there was a tweet of people hopping in on the cutting edge of the Rick Roll fad and zinged Oilers, Kings and Red Wings fans with a clickbait headline of a…

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Koskinen to wear #19

For all of those fans who turned your Justin Schultz jerseys into Patrick Maroon jerseys, I have great news for you. You don’t have to let your Maroon jersey sit there collecting dust anymore, as you can now transition your #19 into a Mikko Koskinen jersey! The big guy has decided to use the same…

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The Roundup

It would be idiotic for Leafs to trade Nylander or Marner; can the Oilers bounce back; grading the Canucks 2018 draft; Flames have some interesting contract negotiations this summer; breaking down NHL contracts and taxes; Erik Karlsson, an NHL summer league, Leafs on Instagram and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by…

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Brodziak, Rieder, and Gravel choose Oilers jersey numbers

If you’re getting set to go out shopping for a new Oilers jersey then why not take a look at one of the new guys, huh? Today, the Oilers announced that all three of Kyle Brodziak, Tobias Rieder, and Kevin Gravel have chosen new numbers for their new adventures in Edmonton, and I’ve got the…

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This day in history: Cogliano traded

Remember Andrew Cogliano? The man who once played 830 straight games in the NHL? The man who has 368 points in 866 games in the league thus far? He used to be ours! And on July 12, 2011, Cogliano got traded to the Anaheim Ducks for a 2013 second round pick. Let’s re-live this together,…

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McDavid inspiring new skating techniques in NHL 19

If you asked me how Connor McDavid has changed the game of hockey I could probably spend the rest of the summer telling you. You can add one more way to that list now, as EA Sports is now adding a Real Player Motion (RPM) feature to NHL 19 that is inspired directly from Connor.