Taylor Hall RUMORS & NEWS

  • Hall still holds 'a bit of resentment' toward Oilers over trade

    North Jersey "Taylor Hall believes his trade from the Oilers to the Devils for defenseman Adam Larsson will be “a really good thing.” Yet, on Thursday, as he reported for his first Devils’ training camp at Prudential Center, the 24-year-old elite left wing did not back off statements he made immediately..." September 23

  • Taylor Hall’s electric upside has Devils dreaming big

    New York Post "The lights are not quite as bright in New Jersey as they are over the river in Manhattan, and the scrutiny on the Devils isn’t quite a biting as it is in hockey-mad Edmonton. But Taylor Hall is ready for his close-up, ready for all that it means to be an imported sports star in this area. Hall..." September 21

  • Hall doubts free-agent return to Edmonton: 'I did my time there'

    Oilers Nation "Earlier today, Taylor Hall joined me on TSN 1260 to discuss moving to New Jersey and how he feels two months after the trade. Jason Gregor: You’ve had two months to digest the trade, what is your mindset a few weeks away from heading into New Jersey? Taylor Hall: I’m just focused on..." September 01

  • Taylor Hall has faith in Devils' young talent

    Newark Star-Ledger "Taylor Hall watched the Edmonton Oilers try to rebuild through the draft and youth during his first six seasons in the NHL, but it never led to a playoff berth. Now in a new situation with the Devils, he sees the team doing something similar, but he's not expecting the same outcome. While..." August 26

  • Taylor Hall supports teen phenom Connor McDavid for Oilers captaincy

    Canoe "Taylor Hall said he has not been back to Edmonton since being traded to the New Jersey Devils on June 29. But the 24-year-old, who was drafted first-overall by the Oilers in 2010 and spent six years playing for the organization, is still “rooting for” certain players on his former team. One of..." August 23

  • Klefbom clarifies Hall remarks: 'All of our key players underperformed'

    The Score "Oscar Klefbom says his criticism of Taylor Hall is also applicable to the rest of last season's core group. The Edmonton Oilers defenseman attempted to clarify comments made about the departed forward Sunday. "All of our key players underperformed, including myself. Not only Taylor Hall,"..." August 01

  • Klefbom: Hall rarely had best games when we needed him most

    The Score "At least one member of the Edmonton Oilers is encouraged by the team's decision to trade Taylor Hall to the New Jersey Devils for Adam Larsson earlier this summer. That would be defenseman Oscar Klefbom, who - in an interview with Swedish hockey news site hockeysverige.se - believes the team as..." July 31

  • Eberle: Hall wanted to be ‘one of the guys to turn it around’

    Sportsnet "Jordan Eberle said aloud what many thought: that Taylor Hall was likely hurt by his trade to New Jersey. The Edmonton Oilers winger was on Sportsnet 590 The FAN’s The Andrew Walker Show Thursday to talk about the trade that rocked the city, what to expect of the team’s next captain, and his..." July 22

  • Oilers' Chiarelli: Hall thought he was 'part of the solution'

    The Score "Edmonton Oilers general manager Peter Chiarelli made a bold decision Wednesday, trading former first overall pick Taylor Hall to the New Jersey Devils for defenseman Adam Larsson. Chiarelli spoke to the media following the transaction and admitted Hall didn't take too kindly to the news." June 30

  • Taylor Hall calls himself a "very motivated player right now" but feels "slighted" Oilers traded him

    NewJersey.com "Newest Devil Taylor Hall, speaking on a conference call this afternoon after the Oilers dealt him for defenseman Adam Larsson, couldn’t help but feel hurt by the deal. “Yeah, it’s disappointing,” Hall said. “You certainly develop a relationship with the team, the city, the fans. I’m..." June 30

  • McDavid responds to Hall trade: 'It's definitely a shock'

    Edmonton Sun "If there is a bright side to the Taylor Hall trade, Connor McDavid will focus on it a little later. Right now he’s coming to grips with having to say goodbye to his teammate, mentor and good friend. “It’s definitely a shock,” said the 19-year-old franchise player, who thought the Oilers were..." June 30

  • Oilers trade Hall to Devils for Larsson

    The Score "The Edmonton Oilers traded forward Taylor Hall to the New Jersey Devils for defenseman Adam Larsson on Wednesdsay, the club announced. The Oilers have been rumored for weeks to be in the market for a defenseman, but many figured if Hall was on his way out of town, a package of some sort would..." June 29

  • Report: Oilers may be shopping Taylor Hall and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

    Puck Drunk Love "There’s been plenty of trade smoke blowing around the Edmonton Oilers this summer, and it’s starting to sound like there may be some real fire at the source of all of those rumors. Specifically, various reports have suggested the team might be willing to part with Taylor Hall or Ryan..." June 29

  • Darren Dreger: Hall ‘became more of a name of interest’ during Cup Final

    Today's Slapshot "Darren Dreger was on Edmonton’s TSN 1260 on Tuesday morning. On how most people expect to be Peter Chiarelli one of the bigger players as far as trying to make a significant move, and on if that happens in the immediate future, or if it’ll take a few weeks of work to maybe get something done on..." June 15

  • Taylor Hall left off Canadian roster for World Cup

    Edmonton Journal "Taylor Hall should have had a leg up on a spot on Canada’s World Cup of Hockey team because it’s overloaded with centres and they could use some natural wingers, but the Edmonton Oilers forward, who had a very productive world championship in Russia, drew the short straw Friday afternoon. His..." May 28

  • The pros & cons of Oilers trading Taylor Hall

    Edmonton Journal "I’ve consistently been averse to the idea of the Oilers trading Taylor Hall. That is still my position. But to check that conviction it’s best to look at it from the other side: What if it really is best for the Oilers to move Hall, as a vocal faction of Edmonton fans insist is the case? Today..." April 18

  • ‘The stink is still there’ – From McDavid to Hall, Oilers discuss grim season

    Pro Hockey Talk "It makes sense that a “postmortem” would be grim, but even by those standards, it seems like a dark cloud was hanging over the Edmonton Oilers on Sunday. Key players, including Connor McDavid and Taylor Hall, trotted out some pretty glum quotes about the 2015-16 season. McDavid might be..." April 10

  • Would You Trade Taylor Hall for P.K Subban?

    The Hockey Writers "P.K Subban is a nice person. He signs autographs, takes pictures with fans, and lets his likable personality shine. He’s also very generous, highlighted by the incredible donation he made to the Montreal Children’s hospital. But just because you’re nice, it doesn’t mean you don’t have ego, and at..." April 09

  • Oilers' Hall going to World Championship for 3rd time

    The Score "Taylor Hall's trading in his Edmonton Oilers jersey for a Canadian one, again. Hall will represent Canada at the upcoming World Ice Hockey Championship in Moscow and St. Petersburg, he confirmed Friday, according to Oilers play-by-play announcer Jack Michaels." April 08

  • Dreger: Oilers’ brass told me Hall close to untouchable

    Today's Slapshot "On what it means specifically when the Edmonton Oilers talk about ‘culture change’ for this off-season: “Well, I think they’re going to move a good piece, a big piece, maybe more than that. There’s always been the rumblings of Jordan Eberle, and those kind of settled over the course of this..." April 07