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Edmonton Oilers Ty Rattie Out With Mid-Body Muscle Injury

EDMONTON, AB – APRIL 05: Ty Rattie #8 of the Edmonton Oilers is pursued by Deryk Engelland #5 of the Vegas Golden Knights at Rogers Place on April 5, 2018 in Edmonton, Canada. (Photo by Codie McLachlan/Getty Images) After leaving Thursday night’s game, the Edmonton Oilers announced that Ty Rattie will be sidelined multiple weeks with a muscle injury in his midsection. Rattie had won a spot on the NHL roster after leading the league with seven goals in the preseason. The #Oilers have recalled forward Cooper Marody from the @Condors & placed forward Ty Rattie on Injured Reserve....

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For Philadelphia Flyers Jordan Weal, The Time Is Now To Impress

Kate Frese / Last Word On Hockey Touted as the favorite for the third line center job, it has been an up and down beginning of the season for Jordan Weal. He would start the season as a healthy scratch after losing his spot to rookie Mikhail Vorobyev. It is early in the season, but this could be a make or break year for Weal. He is in the last year of a two-year contract and, without consistent improvement, could see himself without a new contract in Philadelphia. If Weal wants to see himself in a Philadelphia Flyers uniform...

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Calvin Pickard Set To Be Philadelphia Flyers Backup Goaltender

TORONTO, ON – JUNE 12: Calvin Pickard #31 of the Toronto Marlies stops a shot against Austin Fyten #15 of the Texas Stars during game 6 of the AHL Calder Cup Final on June 12, 2018 at Ricoh Coliseum in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Graig Abel/Getty Images) Calvin Pickard did not know his destination when he was waived on Monday. Had he cleared, the Toronto Maple Leafs were likely sending him to the AHL to play for the Toronto Marlies. The Philadelphia Flyers had other plans as they claimed Pickard off waivers. Claiming Pickard off waivers means the...

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Barclay Goodrow Signs Two Year Extension With San Jose Sharks

SAN JOSE, CA – MARCH 20: Barclay Goodrow #23 of the San Jose Sharks skates against Kyle Palmieri #21 of the New Jersey Devils at SAP Center on March 20, 2018 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Rocky W. Widner/NHL/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Barclay Goodrow; Kyle Palmieri Set to become a restricted free agent next summer, the San Jose Sharks locked up Barclay Goodrow for the next two seasons. The two-year extension is set to kick in after the 2018-19 season. The deal is worth $1.85M overall. Goodrow will make $1M in the first year and $850K...

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Los Angeles Kings Dustin Brown Out With Broken Finger

LOS ANGELES, CA – APRIL 05: Dustin Brown #23 of the Los Angeles Kings reacts after scoring the winning goal in overtime, his fourth goal of the night against the Minnesota Wild at Staples Center on April 5, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. THe Los Angeles Kings defeated the Minnesota Wild 5-4. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images) During his 14-year career, Dustin Brown has never missed more than four games in a single season. That will change as the Los Angeles Kings announced on Sunday that he is out indefinitely with a broken finger. The injury was sustained...

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Mikhail Vorobyev Earning A Spot On Philadelphia Flyers Roster

Kate Frese / Last Word On Hockey Ron Hextall called Mikhail Vorobyev one of the toughest cuts he had to make for the Philadelphia Flyers last season. Vorobyev is proving why that decision should not be made again. According to the Flyers general manager, the young Russian forward has “knocked the door down” during his efforts to land a spot on the NHL roster. Vorobyev turned pro last season when he debuted for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. In 58 games, he posted nine goals and 29 points. He finished third among Phantoms rookies and 11th overall in points. His 20...

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