Burke takes leave to help lead Hockey Canada at World Jr. Championship
Glendale TV: FOX Sports Arizona Injuries: Edmonton: F Benoit Pouliot (foot), F Boyd Gordon (back) and D Nikita Nikitin (back) are on IR. D Oscar Klefbom (foot) is day to day. Arizona: D Brandon Gormley (leg) is on IR. Season
Henrik Lundqvist shuts out Oilers to give Rangers 3rd straight win
was a healthy scratch. ... Out with injuries for the Oilers were Benoit Pouliot (foot), Boyd Gordon (back), Nikita Nikitin (back) and Oscar Klefbom (foot) The Rangers had no reported injuries.
Vatanen, Getzlaf lead Ducks to 4-2 win over Oilers
knee), Francois Beauchemin (finger), Eric Brewer (foot), John Gibson (groin) and Dany Heatley (groin). ... Missing from the Oilers' lineup were Benoit Pouliot (foot), Boyd Gordon (back) and Nikita Nikitin (back).
Perron leads Oilers over Sharks 2-1
Out with injuries for the Oilers were forwards Benoit Pouliot (foot) and Matt Hendricks (leg) and defenseman Nikita Nikitin (back) Out of the Sharks' lineup were Troy Grosenick (upper body), Raffi Torres (knee), Matt Nieto (lower
David Perron delivers game-winner as Oilers edge Sharks
Out with injuries for the Oilers were forwards Benoit Pouliot (foot) and Matt Hendricks (leg) and defenseman Nikita Nikitin (back)...Out for the Sharks were Troy Grosenick (upper body), Raffi Torres (knee), Matt Nieto (lower
Coyotes' Rieder scores 2 short-handed goals in one minute vs. Oilers
Martin Hanzal blocked a shot and sent the former Oilers draft pick up the ice with speed. Rieder outraced defender Nikita Nikitin before cutting in on net and scoring. ''I wish I could have made at least one of those two saves and kept us in
Toews, Hossa lead way as Blackhawks clobber Oilers
blocking a shot on Friday against the Devils. Perron took his place on the Oilers' top line Edmonton defenseman Nikita Nikitin was a healthy scratch, with Keith Aulie coming in as his replacement.
Scrivens stands tall in net as Oilers hold off Capitals for win
Wednesday night. Justin Schultz, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Nikita Nikitin scored to help the Oilers win their second straight ..... off Alex Ovechkin's pass and beating Braden Holtby. Nikitin put Edmonton ahead on a power play with 3:52 left
Draisaitl) to show they're ready to play," general manager Craig MacTavish said. Defensively, Edmonton acquired Nikita Nikitin from Columbus and signed free agents Mark Fayne and Keith Aulie. "We've added size, we've added depth and we
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missed the playoffs. COACH: Dallas Eakins, second season with the Oilers, 29-44-7. ADDED: D Mark Fayne, D Nikita Nikitin , F Benoit Pouliot, F Teddy Purcell. LOST: D Anton Belov, C Sam Gagner, LW Ryan Smyth. PLAYER TO WATCH: Justin