Pacific Division 7 in 7: Edmonton Oilers

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The Edmonton Oilers are looking like they could make the playoffs for the first time in a long time. Three 1st overall draft picks and a 7th overall in 4 years helped too. Read on, and learn why this team has what it takes to make an impact in the new Pacific Division.

Should be Lines

Hall – Nugent-Hopkins – Eberle

Perron – Gagner – Yakupov

Joensuu – Gordon – Hemsky

Jones – Lander – Smyth

Petry – Justin Schultz

Smid – Ference

Nick Schultz – Nurse



Top Fantasy Players

1. LW Taylor Hall

2. RW Jordan Eberle

3. C Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

4. RW Nail Yakupov

5. C Sam Gagner

Top Prospects

1. D Darnell Nurse

2. D Oscar Klefbom

3. D Martin Marincin

4. RW Mar-Oliver Roy

5. C Tyler Pitlick

Expected Finish

5th in division, 7th in West.


Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins has missed a lot of potencial games due to injury after being drafted 1st overall in 2011. He would have a lot more points had he stayed un-injured. Nugent-Hopkins needs to avoid injury, or else the Oilers organization loses a few potencial wins.

Thank you for reading! If you have any comments, questions, or concerns, please feel free to post a comment.

~Jordan Lowther