RE 14-15 VIKTOR FASTH: FOR FREE

We talked about Viktor Fasth three years before MacT pulled the trigger, and now he’s an Edmonton Oiler. Starter? Yes. Backup? Yes. Yes he is. Did…

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TRAINING CAMP HOPEFUL NO. 12: RICHARD BACHMAN

Richard Bachman stopped 76 of 83 shots in the NHL for Edmonton a year ago, and…

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OILERS SIGN DRAISAITL

The Edmonton Oilers signed Leon Draisaitl to an entry-level deal. Contract details…

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RE 14-15 BEN SCRIVENS: RAISED ON ROBBERY

Ben Scrivens doesn’t look like a hero when he’s wearing street clothes….

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COMPLETE OILERS RE 14-15 SCORING: 226 GOALS!

The long journey north begins in October. Last time the Edmonton Oilers scored…

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RE 14-15 OSCAR KLEFBOM: CAR ON A HILL

Oscar Klefbom is taking forever. It’s not his fault—this should be Alex Plante’s car coming over the hill and it should be 2011. However,…

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TRAINING CAMP HOPEFUL NO. 11: KEITH AULIE

Keith Aulie is a monster on skates—6.06, 228—and has played 136 NHL games. Drafted 101 picks after Alex Plante in 2007, Aulie has some famous items…

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RE 14-15 MARK FAYNE: DON’T INTERRUPT THE SORROW

Leading up to free agency, we were informed the Oilers were talking to Mark Fayne and Derek Engelland. That’s like saying you’re going to the…

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TRAINING CAMP HOPEFUL NO. 10: BRAD HUNT

Brad Hunt is the next Mark Arcobello. Or not. Undrafted and discovered in the AHL by Craig MacTavish (who was coaching him at the time), Hunt delivers…

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RE 14-15 ANDREW FERENCE: ALL I WANT

Andrew Ference entered the fray with the reputation of a winner, and it took fewer than 30 games to crush the resume into a fine white powder. The Oilers’…

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TRAINING CAMP HOPEFUL NO. 9: DARNELL NURSE

It’s going to be very difficult for the Edmonton Oilers to resist Darnell Nurse. He’s mobile, big, strong, has a mean streak and is beyond…

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RE 14-15 MARTIN MARINCIN: IN FRANCE THEY KISS ON MAIN STREET

Martin Marincin stepped into the bright lights and shocked the gathered masses. A fan base—raised on chaos and failure—saw a composed, intelligent…

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TRAINING CAMP HOPEFUL NO. 8: BRANDON DAVIDSON

Brandon Davidson is whatever you call the guy who starts behind the long shots. The distant bell? Sounds too promising.  Buddy’s story is already…

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