PET SOUNDS

Last night in Nashville the Oilers ran their ‘veteran 6′ and that set didn’t get it done. Niki Nikitin appears to be the personification…

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OILERS AT PREDATORS, G16 2014-15

This is an exciting time to be an Edmonton Oilers fan. (Clears throat). THIS…

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WE REMEMBER

In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark…

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NO. 2 PROSPECT (winter 2014): DARNELL NURSE

These seasons in the wilderness are spent yearning for the things not available,…

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MUSIC!

The Edmonton Oilers are 6-8-1 after 15 games, a nice step up from 3-10-2 one…

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OILERS AT RANGERS G15 2014-15

The Edmonton Oilers are past the midway point of the CFR road trip and sit 1-2. With a little luck they might have an extra point or two from the trip,…

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NO. 1 PROSPECT (winter 2014): LEON DRAISAITL

The Edmonton Oilers received a ‘perfect fit’ option at No. 3 overall at the 2014 entry draft. The club tracked him all winter and couldn’t…

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IIRO, TOBIAS AND THE 2011 ENTRY DRAFT

Later today, I’ll begin the Winter Top 20 (and list 31-40) and it was a fun list to do this year. Why? LOTS of movement from the summer list, and…

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OILERS AT SABRES G14 2014-15

That second period last night was a wonderful thing. The Edmonton Oilers, on the road, were quality against a good (but banged up) Boston Bruins team….

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OILERS AT BRUINS G13 2014-15

Cheering for the underdog and watching teams build to a crescendo are two of my favorite things about sports. The late 1960’s Boston Bruins is where…

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PICKPOCKET

There’s more than one kind of pickpocket. Back in the old Sather days, the GM would find a way to trade two 6’s for a 10 and the Oilers would…

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OH, THOSE OILERS (CHAPTER TEN. THOUSAND. AND ONE)

For me the entire night came down to two things: rusty goalie and frozen moments in the Oilers defensive zone. Unlike the Oilers defensive youth of yore…

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OILERS AT FLYERS G12 2014-15

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is going to be relied on for a complete game tonight in Philadelphia. If the Corgi’s are barking at the Nuge and his line can’t…

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