DISTANT BELL

Plenty of chatter the last couple of days about prospects turning into NHL players this fall. We’ve seen articles on Jujhar Khaira and Bogdan Yakimov,…

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HARD TARGET SEARCH: DALLAS

During the TSN 1260 morning show on Friday, Ryan Rishaug mentioned “Petry…

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YOU CAN’T ALWAYS GET WHAT YOU WANT

The Edmonton Oilers are planning to address depth at center via the trade route,…

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A LITTLE MORE ON LIAM COUGHLIN

I like to fill in some blanks on each draft selection in the days following…

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LEGWAND OR ELSE?

I spoke to Rob Vollman on the Lowdown today, and he put it straight to me: David…

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TAKE IT TO THE LIMIT

It wasn’t that long ago that Red Line Report was fretting about Dillon Simpson’s foot speed. “A pretty bad skater and he doesn’t have…

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WHY FOR ARE THEY TRADING PETRY?

I had to zip down to Red Deer this afternoon, and on the way back caught Jason Gregor and Ryan Rishaug talking Oilers. I don’t have the exact words…

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WHAT TO DO ABOUT CENTER

There are already positives in regard to the Edmonton Oilers and their center depth chart. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins will be completely healthy and a year older….

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DIRECT HITS

The Edmonton Oilers were active in free agency today, adding three unrestricted free agents and signing one of their own restricted players. Here’s…

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OILERS SIGN GAZDIC FOR TWO

The Edmonton Oilers signed restricted free agent Luke Gazdic today. It’s a two year deal and comes in at a cap hit of $800,000 per season. Gazdic…

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OILERS SIGN AULIE

The Edmonton Oilers have signed defenseman Keith Aulie. He’s probably in the mix for NHL employment at some point in 2014-15. Here’s a former…

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OILERS SIGN POULIOT

Oilers sign Benoit Pouliot. Inconsistent player, big man and he can score. Pouliot is a good possession player and offers size and skill. THE VOLLMAN SLEDGEHAMMER…

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OILERS SIGN MARK FAYNE

A solid signing. Fayne ends up with $3.5 million times four years, and that’s a very nice deal.  OILERS PROJECTED DEPTH CHART, WITH FAYNE LEFT DEFENSE…

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