OILERS AT 130: LIAM COUGHLIN

  Kirk Luedeke, 2013: Simply put, we love this kid, who is unranked by Central. In fact, we think his name should come up a whole lot more in draft…

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OILERS AT 111: ZACH NAGELVOORT

I had him No. 91 overall, the story here is the save percentage.   ISS…

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OILERS AT 91: WILLIAM LAGESSON

I had him at No. 77, he’s an interesting two way player. A few notes from…

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2014 DRAFT DAY TWO: HURRY UP AND WAIT

It’s day two at the 2014 entry draft. The Edmonton Oilers won’t…

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POST FIRST ROUND THOUGHTS

The Oilers got their man tonight, as Leon Draisaitl goes right to the top of…

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OILERS AT 3: LEON DRAISAITL

I hear music! We should expect a quality center for a decade and then a half of one beyond it. We should expect Jason Arnott’s career numbers. We…

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2014 DRAFT: DAY ONE

The climax to the season—Edmonton Oiler edition—arrives tonight after work. Edmonton is once again sitting up front, the seventh time in eight seasons…

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SAW HIM GOOD

Many years ago I purchased a Baseball America at the Pike’s Place Market in Seattle. It was the first one I’d ever seen, and of course I read…

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WATCHING THE DETECTIVES

The Cult of Hockey has been doing a tremendous job in their look back to the Oilers drafting this century. I’ve enjoyed it for three reasons: It’s…

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BLUE BULLET 60

This is the annual ranking by Brad McPherson, fondly referred to here and at HF as ‘Blue Bullet’ since forever. All the words are his starting…

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OILERS SIGN NIKITIN

The Edmonton Oilers evaluated the market for free agent defensemen this spring and landed on Nikita Nikitin (as per Aaron Portzline twitter). They made…

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WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN YOU’RE EXPECTING

Jason Gregor has an interview with Scott Howson over at Oilers Nation today, fascinating read. Jason asked Howson some great questions, and the answers…

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2014 61+ AND THE COMBINE

I wouldn’t do this in a regular draft season, but the first two hours on Saturday are going to be crickets. So, in the interests of us having something…

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