Edmonton Oilers

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  • Goals For
    199 GF
  • Goals Against
    242 GA
  • Power Play %
    18.1 PP%
  • Penalty Kill %
    81.1 PK%
  • Penalty Mins
    794 PIM
  • Positional rankings: Projecting the NHL's top 25 right wingers in 2016-17
    Yahoo Sports

    Positional rankings: Projecting the NHL's top 25 right wingers in 2016-17

    (Note: These rankings are based on players' projected performances in 2016-17. Players are listed at their official NHL position when the rankings were created.) Here’s the Yahoo Sports ranking of the top 25 right wingers in the NHL for the 2016-17 season

  • Poll: Is moving Larkin to center the right move?
    ProHockeyTalk

    Poll: Is moving Larkin to center the right move?

    This post is part of Detroit Red Wings day at PHT… It wasn’t that long ago — 2013, in fact — that Detroit had a wealth of options down the middle. Pavel Datsyuk, Valtteri Filppula and Henrik Zetterberg all played center with regularity. Now, only the latter remains. We bring this up because, earlier this summer, Detroit GM Ken Holland announced that prized rookie standout Dylan Larkin would be making the shift to center. Larkin, who bucked tradition by making the Red Wings as a 19-year-old last year, enjoyed a banner freshman campaign, scoring 45 points in 80 games to finish fifth in Calder voting. But a large chunk of that success came playing wing on a line centered by Zetterberg, who “took

  • Stars sign Jiri Hudler to one-year deal
    Detroit Free Press

    Stars sign Jiri Hudler to one-year deal

    The Dallas Stars scooped up one of the NHL's top remaining free agents Wednesday. Stars GM Jim Nill announced that the team agreed to terms with Jiri Hudler on a one-year, $2 million deal. Nill added that he envisions the forward grabbing top-six minutes and also contributing on the power play. Hudler, a former Lady Byng award winner, has topped the 20-goal mark three times and potted 31 during a career year with the Calgary Flames in 2014-15. He finished with 76 points that season and was a big contributor during a short playoff stint. Last season, he was dealt at the deadline to the Florida Panthers, finishing with 16 goals and 30 assists. The 32-year-old Czech will join a potent attack that