TL;DR news on Oilers at February 19, 2023

That said, it would serve the Oilers well to wait on the Hollway promotion, barring only a deadline trade that necessitates using him should they have a spot open. Whether that be Yamamoto or even someone like Zack Kassian to clear cap space, a door gets opened for Holloway that the Oilers should consider letting him walk through. Samsonov, who made 43 saves Tuesday, will start against the Oilers. "There's lots of work in our game and there is lot of try in our game, which we really like, but there's a couple of areas we can clean up a little bit," Oilers coach Dave Tippett said. For Oilers fans, the dream of a smart drafting team that uses all weapons available to secure great talent made the 2013 trade tree a hopeful one. In terms of offensive output and outscoring, Yamamoto belongs on an Oilers skill line until someone better replaces him. Tuesday night, he said his Oilers benefited from making good use of timing and turned it into a victory. 2, 2012, in Edmonton.] Edmonton Oilers forward Sam Gagner gets a tug on his sweater from Ladislav Smid after getting eight points in a game against the Chicago Blackhawks in this file photo from Feb. Pittsburgh Penguins Oilers look to close homestand out at .500 with a win over Penguins Loading comments..