THE HEAT IS ON!

The Edmonton Oilers hit the left coast with their top line and the Leftorium last night, with a pile of at-bats for hopefuls and a few veterans along to…

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PS G3 2016-17: OILERS AT CANUCKS

The exhibition season gets underway for real tonight, as Todd McLellan and his…

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JIGSAW PUZZLE

The Edmonton Oilers moved seven players from the roster today, and in doing…

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HOPE SPRINGS ETERNAL

If you have been reading this blog for a long time, you will know it is not…

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PS G1 AND G2 2016-17: OILERS V FLAMES

“Well,” said Pooh, “what I like best,” and then he had to stop and think….

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I DREAMED YOU PAID YOUR DUES IN CANADA

He was a year and two months into his entry-level deal when the call came—and Jujhar Khaira did not wither under the bright lights of the NHL. He survived,…

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OILERS CUT THREE, MCLELLAN SPEAKS

The Edmonton Oilers are getting after it at this year’s training camp, cutting three men and getting the roster down below 60. The three men are:…

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NURSE

I think we can be fairly certain Jacob Trouba isn’t coming to Edmonton using logic, reason and the brain God gave us. If we assume that Peter Chiarelli…

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CULLING THE HERD

There are several players at this year’s training camp who may not return a year from now, and the free agents (RFA and UFA) who will be sent away…

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WHEN SINATRA SINGS AGAINST NELSON RIDDLE’S STRINGS

About 12 weeks ago, the Edmonton Oilers signed Milan Lucic. Two days earlier the club acquired Adam Larsson and just days before that draft Jesse Puljujarvi….

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LATE FOR THE SKY

The leaves have turned and are falling every day in my back yard, reminding me that winter is on its way. I know there are people (in my house!) who dread…

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RISE

Training camp 2016 is underway, so the stories are going to roll from now on. Early items of interest have Milan Lucic changing the culture, Oscar Klefbom…

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SNIPERS AND PLUMBERS, AND DO THEY KNOW THE DIFFERENCE?

NHL teams will finalize their rosters over the next three weeks, before the long season begins and the 30 clubs separate themselves in the standings. The…

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