COUNTER TREY

That old sly fox. Craig MacTavish, being of sound mind and body, delivered his least inspiring speech ever at the postseason media party a few weeks ago….

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SWEET JESUS, MARY AND JOSEPH

The Edmonton Oilers have hired Craig Ramsay as assistant coach. Jesus. Jesus….

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HARD TARGET SEARCH: THE BRUINS

The Boston Bruins are in the news cycle these days, as the offseason planning…

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ETA KLEFBOM

When he came to us, Oscar Klefbom was the second piece of good news that day…

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2014 DRAFT: TOP 30

In our continuing look at this year’s first round, there are some changes…

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THREE FOR THE OILERS

The Edmonton Oilers selected Jordan Eberle No. 22 in 2008, and then played checkers until the draft was 100 picks old. This season looks the same, which…

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KHAIRA’S TIME IN SNOHOMISH COUNTY

One of the two-way forwards in the Oilers system we really haven’t been able to have a good look at is Jujhar Khaira. I promise not to drive you…

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CONSIDER THIS

A great item came my way this afternoon courtesy Gus Katsaros, who is McKeen’s Hockey Pro Scouting Coordinator. It’s a beautiful reporting…

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ENTRY DRAFT ’14: THE OILERS AND THE USA

The Edmonton Oilers scored big right after the 2006 Stanley run by drafting USHL defender Jeff Petry. Although the young defender paid off in a big way,…

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CHASING THE SHOW

Greg Chase may be the best forward prospect in the system (I suggested it this morning), but what does that mean? Is he any good? Are we fooling ourselves…

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TAYLOR HALL APPRECIATION DAY

Taylor Hall is a brilliant hockey player, an impact NHLer with an insane resume and a super nova future. At 21, he enjoyed a breakout season in the NHL,…

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2014 DRAFT: TOP 20 PROSPECTS (PRE-DRAFT EDITION)

We’re three weeks away from the 2014 NHL entry draft, and it’s a good time to have one final look at the Oilers prospect list. I know it sounds…

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EXPECT RUCINSKY

Part of the reason I do an RE series every summer is to think in rational terms. It’s important, because as a fan, I have pendulum moments: thrashing…

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