RE 14-15 DAVID PERRON: COYOTE

David Perron was a delight, a true revelation in his first year as an Oiler. A fanbase used to seeing smallish forwards weave and dangle and fall in a…

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THE HOCKEY NEWS!

Elliotte Friedman let loose with an overflowing 30 thoughts earlier today, and…

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RE 14-15 TAYLOR HALL: RIVER

Taylor Hall is cast as the hero in our story. Breathtaking in flight, his presence…

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OILERS PROSPECTS 2014-15: GREAT EXPECTATIONS (VOL 2)

In our second (and final) look at the Oilers prospect depth chart, we continue…

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OILERS PROSPECTS 2014-15: GREAT EXPECTATIONS (VOL 1)

The Edmonton Oilers could graduate some huge assets to pro hockey this fall,…

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HEAD TO HEAD: MACGREGOR VERSUS MCKENZIE!!!

NYC Oil suggested we take Bob McKenzie’s list and place Edmonton’s draft record alongside to compare. Put simply, Edmonton’s pick is…

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LOWETIDE SPECIAL: RE-DRAFT (MY LIST)

I’ve run my top 60 through the Oilers draft lens to compare my list to what the Oilers did on draft day. No real value, but it’s interesting to…

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FALL OF LEON

It’s July 18, 2014. Leon Draisaitl, not yet an Oiler in fact and less than a month from his draft day, can call the realtor any day now. In faraway…

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BACK DRAFT

As we wind down our draft coverage (almost done, promise), I wanted to make note of a few quotes that have cropped up leading up to, during and after the…

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ARE THE BARONS DEVELOPING ENOUGH NHL TALENT?

This is Martin Marincin. He surprised many Oiler fans with a quick and effective transition into the NHL. The Edmonton Oilers need more Marincins and they…

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THE WALKABOUTS

All I ask of the Edmonton Oilers is that they remain risk averse in the top 100 selections. The club was off the grid in 2009, but in 2010 things changed…

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OPENING NIGHT 2014-15!

I’m well into my RE series estimates these days (you’ll see them roll out beginning next week, still thinking about the artist) but thought…

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THE FOURTH ROUND

By the fourth round, we’re looking at about a 16% chance of seeing an NHL player. You’d have to pile six picks one on top of another to ensure…

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