YES! SIMPSON SIGNS!

The Edmonton Oilers have signed college defender Dillon Simpson. It’s an important signing, as Simpson’s skill set (he’s a defensive…

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APRIL 15, 2013

One year ago, the Edmonton Oilers moved on from the Tambellini rain and welcomed…

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RE 13-14 BOYD GORDON: HARD NOSE THE HIGHWAY

Boyd Gordon’s signing sounded like a good idea at the time, and he delivered…

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LANDER’S BAT

Anton Lander’s chores for Edmonton down the stretch involved a lot of…

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CLARITY AND VISION

Anton Belov is the first Oiler to speak (kind of) publicly in a negative way…

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HELLO AND GOODBYE

Frans Tuohimaa made his AHL debut last night, and had a wonderful game. His boxcars: 1 win, 1.85 GAA and a .950 save percentage. We never really know these…

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RE 13-14 RYAN SMYTH: ALMOST INDEPENDENCE DAY

When he left us the final time, there wasn’t a dry eye in the house. It is a great injustice when our heroes find their feet of clay, for them and…

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VOLLMAN’S NHLE

The Leon Draisaitl v. Sam Bennett debate is reaching a fever pitch, so I thought it might be a good idea to run NHL equivalencies. This is early—I’m…

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RE 13-14 NAIL YAKUPOV: DOMINO

Nail Yakupov spent one entire season wandering in the wilderness.  Theories rain from every available source on what went wrong, and it took some time…

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DEJA VU ALL OVER AGAIN

The 2014 NHL Entry Draft will likely resemble the 2008 edition, for a couple of reasons. The Oilers don’t have a second or a third round pick in…

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RE 13-14 SAM GAGNER: THESE DREAMS OF YOU

There are stumbles, there are elevator shafts and there are falls from great, great heights. A few miles past that comes Sam Gagner’s 2013-14 season….

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OXFORD BLUES

The signing of Dillon Simpson appears imminent, and it’s a big damn deal. If you look at the Oilers depth chart, and ask yourself how they’ll…

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RE 13-14 RYAN NUGENT-HOPKINS: CARAVAN

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins got a late start to the 2013-14 season, but joined the party early enough to suffer through the long year with the rest of them. Hindsight…

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