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Oilers This Week: December 6-12

by Staff Writer / Edmonton Oilers
If you missed anything at all this past week or want to see what's coming up, check out some of the features below. Click here for past editions of Oilers This Week.

Shot deficiency limits Oilers to one goal & 2-1 loss to Canucks Sunday evening.
Game Recap | In Focus: Post-game | Highlights | VAN post-game
Under the Scope | Photo of the Day | Photo Gallery | Audio

 Good Vibes
Oilers hold high-spirited practice, talk Omark & more Saturday morning.
The Team Today | Dustin Penner | Linus Omark | Ryan O'Marra
Head Coach Tom Renney  | One-on-One | Audio


Snickers Play of the Week
Watch our list of this week's top plays & vote for the Snickers Play of the Week! Goals by Penner, Jones & Hall make up this week's selections.

The Link: At Pro Hockey Life
Crystal Leriger guides us through the latest episode of The Link, featuring Taylor Hall, Tom Renney & Ryan Whitney's on CBC's After Hours.

The Team Today
Oilers skate in a lengthy practice, talk confidence & much more Monday afternoon.

IN FOCUS: Pre-game
Comments from the Oilers locker room, as Tom Gazzola recaps the leading storylines and previews Tuesday night's tilt.

Fantasy Hockey Forecast
Need some tips on who to select this week? Value players' salary adjustments highlight this week's Forecast.

Ducks-Oilers Recap
Despite rallying from a 2-0 deficit to tie the game, the Oilers can't win marathon shootout & settle for lone point vs. Ducks Tuesday night.


Something About Gagner
21-year old "veteran" quietly takes charge of his two-way development. We explore Sam Gagner's strong start in this edition of The Progress Report.

The Team Today
Oilers recall two players after Horcoff joins Hemsky on injured list Wednesday morning.

Ask an Oiler: Sam Gagner
Host Jen Sharpe sits down with forward Sam Gagner to answer your questions in another edition of Ask an Oiler.

Future Watch: Mark Arcobello
We profile Stockton Thunder rookie & Yale University graduate Mark Arcobello in this edition of Future Watch.

The Link
Exclusive footage from Ryan Jones' road trip Flip cam & Once an Oiler with Al Hamilton on the newest episode of The Link.

Tom Gazzola covers the arrival of reinforcements Linus Omark and Ryan O'Marra.


Lightning-Oilers Recap
Khabibulin & five rookies lead Oilers to 4-3 shootout win over Lightning Friday night. Oh yeah, Omark scored in the shootout.

Watch Omark's shootout goal
After unsuccessful spinarama attempt vs AHL's Manitoba, Omark tries again at NHL level -- and succeeds.

Under the Scope
Stats, facts & more; we take you deep inside Friday's thrilling shootout victory over the Lightning.


The Team Today
The Oilers participated in a brief practice, commented on Omark & more Saturday morning at Rexall Place.

IN FOCUS: Post-game
Tom Gazzola recaps the 2-1 loss to Vancouver with post-game reaction from Dubnyk, Whitney, Paajarvi & Head Coach Renney.

Canucks-Oilers Recap
Oilers snipers struggle to hit the net, tally only 12 shots and one goal in 2-1 loss to Canucks Sunday night.

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