Last night, the Oilers avenged a disappointing Game 1 loss with a very exciting evening that saw them put up a pair of field goals on the road to a 6-3 victory. What you may not have known, though, is that the result of all this scoring was a couple of linemates making a little…
Anyone else wake up with a smile this morning?
Doubt Connor McDavid again — I dare you. Final Score: 6-3
It’s time to give some credit where credit is due.
The Edmonton Oilers were not ready to play in game one. The Blackhawks had two odd-man rushes in the first 90 seconds, and that theme continued virtually the entire game.
That did not go according to plan. The Oilers got shocked by the Blackhawks in Game 1, dropping the series-opener by a score of 6-4. The team is now in an early must-win situation to avoid going down 2-0 in the best-of-five series.
Chicago Blackhawks forward Drake Caggiula has been suspended for game two against the Edmonton Oilers.
Gross effort all around. Final Score: 6-4 Blackhawks
Edmonton Oilers Tyler Ennis leaves game after receiving unpenalized headshot, returns in third period
Edmonton Oilers forward Tyler Ennis left game one of their five-game series against the Chicago Blackhawks after taking an unpenalized headshot in the second period.
Welcome, dearest Internet friends, to what can only be described as a very exciting morning here at the Nation as it’s finally time to get ourselves set for Game 1 of the play-in series between our beloved Edmonton Oilers and the Chicago Blackhawks.
My excitement for hockey is likely why the past three weeks seemed to last much longer than the previous four months while we waited for the NHL season to resume. The players have been in training camps for three weeks and this afternoon they finally get to play a meaningful game. The players are stoked….
It turns out the Edmonton Oilers will be giving the Calgary Flames a third-round pick after all.