We’ve seen a few articles already, with items like “Nash is bigger” and in terms of Jordan Eberle and a roster spot “things might be different this year.”
Magnus Pääjärvi-Svensson is in Sweden, but if he was in Edmonton we might be reading “the Oilers braintrust have been heard muttering about moving up MPS’s time of arrival.”
The Oilers spin will hit overdrive at training camp if GM Tambellini can’t find a Heatley or a Jagr. The Oilers management group appears to believe the big name is required this summer and they’re trying to bag their man come hell or high water.
If August fades without a big name arriving in our town, get ready for headlines like “Eberle may force his way onto roster” and “Schremp gumbo ready?”