Ryan Smyth

Shawn Horcoff #10 of the Edmonton Oilers slides the puck past a sprawling Ray Emery #30 of the Chicago Blackhawks on November 19, 2011 at Rexall Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Dale MacMillan/Getty Images)

Oilers Embarrass Blackhawks, 9-2

The Edmonton Oilers didn’t just break their four-game losing streak, they smashed it to pieces. Taylor Hall had a hat trick, Jordan Eberle had a goal and three assists, and rookie Ryan Nugent-Hopkins set up five goals for the Oilers, who ended their skid in a big way with a 9-2 rout of the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday night.

11/20/2011

Edmonton Oilers goalie Olivier Roy pushes the puck out of the reach of Chicago Blackhawks forward Ben Smith during the third period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011, in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Liam Richards)

Blackhawks Drop Preseason Opener To Oilers, 4-2

Josh Green scored a pair of goals and an Edmonton Oilers split squad defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 4-2 in a preseason matchup Tuesday.

09/21/2011