Case Study: Connor Mcdavid

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Have you ever wondered what the oilers were like in their first season? And what's in the future for Connor McDavid? The first captain for the Edmonton Oilers was Ron Chipperfield. Glen Sather (first oilers coach) thought he was responsible and put up good work ethic. Ron was a 5 year veteran hockey player in the WHA, He was very mature on and off the ice. The Edmonton Oilers were one of the 4 new teams that entered the NHL during the 1979/1980 expansion team. Mark Messier and Wayne Gretzky were on the team at this time. Although none of the players that came from the 4 expansion teams could claim the calder trophy because they played in the WHA for the first 3 games. The oilers made the playoffs that year but got eliminated very early

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