I’ve never seen a game Taylor Hall’s in that failed to offer great entertainment, so when the Edmonton Oilers tweeted out today that No. 4 would take the morning skate my mood improved markedly. Now, it’s unlikely he’ll play (Nikita Nikitin could return) but at the very least Hall is getting closer.
— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) March 15, 2015
If you click the link there’s a nice update from Todd Nelson on Hall, Nikitin and some talk about the power play (with credit to Craig Ramsay). Tomorrow night against Toronto should be an interesting game. I’ll have Scott Cullen from TSN as a guest at 11 tomorrow morning on the Lowdown, we’ll preview the game and talk about the summer.
If Hall and Nikitin return, we might see the Oilers run with the following lineup: