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Ben Scrivens | Goalie

Team: Edmonton Oilers
Age / DOB:  (28) / 9/11/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 181
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Ben Scrivens has not won a game on the road this season.
The Oilers have won only three road games in 2014-15 and Viktor Fasth has won them all. Scrivens is 0-7-5 away from Edmonton and it's something to think about if starting him on the road. Jan 18 - 7:01 AM

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Ben Scrivens allowed three goals on 19 shots, including two in the final period, to take the loss on Thursday night in Tampa Bay.

The Lightning came from behind to beat the Oilers 3-2, handing Scrivens his third straight loss, a span in which he's allowed 11 goals. Scrivens falls to 8-16-7 this season with a .895 save percentage and 3.05 goals against average.
Jan 16 - 12:13 AM

Ben Scrivens will get the call in Thursday's game against Tampa Bay.

The Oilers' goaltender has lost back-to-back games coming into this one. Scrivens has a 8-15-7 record with a 3.05 goals-against-average and a .896 save percentage.
Jan 15 - 6:44 PM

Ben Scrivens allowed four goals on 29 shots Tuesday night en route to a 4-2 loss to St. Louis.

Scrivens never had much of a chance to earn a victory in this one, as his teammates managed only 15 shots on goal in the losing effort. Despite the valiant attempt, Scrivens will see his record fall to 8-15-7 as a result while his GAA and save percentage are now 3.05 and .895, respectively.
Jan 14 - 12:12 AM

Ben Scrivens will get the start against the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday night.

Through 27 starts and 33 games, Scrivens comes into the contest with a 8-14-7 record with 92 goals against. While his career against the Blues started out well, with two wins and seven goals against in three games, his last two, both with Edmonton, saw ten pucks get by him. Including four back on Nov. 28th.
Jan 13 - 7:21 PM

Ben Scrivens stopped 23 of 27 shots in Sunday's 4-2 loss to Florida.

It's Scrivens' first regulation loss in his last six starts. The 28-year-old has posted some ugly individual numbers this season, which is a reflection of the Oilers in general. Scrivens has an 8-14-7 record with a 3.01 goals-against-average and a .897 save percentage. He isn't a recommended play in standard fantasy leagues.
Jan 11 - 9:58 PM

Ben Scrivens will get the start for Edmonton on Sunday against Florida.

The 28-year-old has an 8-13-7 record with a 2.98 goals-against-average and a .898 save percentage. He hasn't lost a game in regulation in his last five starts (3-0-2).
Jan 11 - 6:53 PM

Ben Scrivens has stopped 138 of the last 149 shots directed his way.

That's a .926 save percentage, much better than his .898 seasonal percentage. Scrivens is due to start one of the next two games at least so he could go Sunday against Vancouver or Tuesday against the Blues.
Jan 11 - 8:37 AM

Ben Scrivens stopped 19 shots Edmonton's 5-2 win over Chicago Friday night.

Save for the two goals by Brandon Saad, which were tip-ins off a rebound, Scrivens was on top of his game from start to finish. Plus, the Oilers defended well in general. Scrivens now owns an 8-13-7 record with a 2.98 GAA and .898 save percentage.
Jan 10 - 1:39 AM

Ben Scrivens will face Chicago on Friday night.

Scrivens comes in with 86 goals against through 25 starts and 31 games so far this season, plus eight goals against in two career games versus Chicago. Any way you slice it, playing Scrivens seems like a bad idea.
Jan 9 - 7:43 PM

Ben Scrivens stopped 31 of 33 shots in Edmonton's 5-2 win over the Islanders.

The Oilers picked up a rare two points on Sunday night. This was Edmonton's first regulation win since December 7th. Scrivens was solid against the Islanders and he was named the game's first star for his effort. The 28-year-old has a 7-13-7 record with a 3.01 goals-against-average and a .898 save percentage.
Jan 5 - 12:23 AM

Ben Scrivens will start against Islanders on Sunday night.

Through 24 starts and 30 games, Scrivens has allowed 84 goals. You should probably find a better matchup than Scrivens against John Tavares and the Islanders.
Jan 4 - 5:27 PM

Ben Scrivens stopped 25-26 shots sent his way but only 1-3 shootout attempts, falling to the Avalanche 2-1 on Friday.

It was a very good game for Scrivens, his first in a long time, but Matt Duchene and Alex Tanguay made him look silly in the shootout. Getting Scrivens to commit far too early and essentially giving up the net.
Jan 3 - 12:14 AM

Ben Scrivens will start for the Edmonton Oilers Friday night.

It will be Scrivens' third game in just four days. The Oilers are leaning on him as they've gone 1-0-1 in their last two contests, which is a great stretch by their standards. He has a 3.14 GAA and .894 save percentage in 29 contests this season.
Jan 2 - 3:38 PM

Ben Scrivens turned aside 24-of-28 shots in the Oilers' 4-3 loss to Calgary on Wednesday.

Scrivens was unable to back stop his team to a second straight win but he did make enough quality saves to keep his team in the game. With a 3.16 goals against average and six wins, he's barely worth a spot start unless you are pretty desperate. It doesn't get any easier for the Oilers as seven of their next eight games are against playoff caliber teams.
Jan 1 - 1:49 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Ryan Nugent-Hopkins
2Derek Roy
3Anton Lander
4Leon Draisaitl
5Boyd Gordon
LW1Taylor Hall
2Benoit Pouliot
3Luke Gazdic
4Rob Klinkhammer
5Matt Hendricks
RW1Jordan Eberle
2Teddy Purcell
3Nail Yakupov
4Matt Fraser
5Tyler Pitlick
D1Justin Schultz
2Andrew Ference
3Jeff Petry
4Nikita Nikitin
5Mark Fayne
6Keith Aulie
7Oscar Klefbom
G1Ben Scrivens
2Viktor Fasth