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Beauchemin for Lupul and Gardiner (Bridget Samuels/Flickr)

Edmonton Oilers Free Agency Needs

The Edmonton Oilers have made a lot of noise in the hockey world recently. They made official what we all knew was inevitable, and that was making Connor McDavid an […]

by · June 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Free Agents
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Mike Green and the Edmonton Oilers

While he may no longer be the 70-point player he once was, Mike Green is still an effective NHL defenceman. Yes he can occasionally be a bit of a train […]

by · June 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Free Agents
Griffin Reinhart could be a candidate to fill out the Islanders' defense. (Shoot the Breeze Photography)

Edmonton Oilers: Draft Day Alters Blueline Picture

The Edmonton Oilers were one of a few teams to steal the spotlight during the NHL Entry Draft. Of course the headliner being the top pick and the Oilers selecting […]

by · June 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
The Greatest Draft in Edmonton Oilers History: 1979 or 1980?

The Greatest Draft in Edmonton Oilers History: 1979 or 1980?

The Edmonton Oilers have drafted a number of exceptional hockey players since the franchise entered the National Hockey League in 1979. In total, the Oilers have selected a massive 368 players in […]

Connor McDavid: The generational talent is finally officially a member of the Edmonton Oilers. (Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports)

Edmonton Oilers 2015 NHL Draft Recap: Absolute Success

Before the 2015 NHL Draft had reached its official conclusion, the Edmonton Oilers had already enjoyed one of the most successful, and inspiring periods of change in recent history. In a […]

Oilers Take Calculated Risk In Acquiring Cam Talbot

Oilers Take Calculated Risk In Acquiring Cam Talbot

For the last few weeks, it was more a matter of when and not if the New York Rangers would trade netminder Cam Talbot to the Edmonton Oilers. Despite more […]

Griffin Reinhart could be a candidate to fill out the Islanders' defense. (Shoot the Breeze Photography)

Analyzing the Oilers Draft Weekend Trades

The Oilers chose Connor McDavid will the first overall pick, to the surprise of no one. He was the best player in the draft, and I have no problem predicting […]

by · June 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Connor McDavid: The generational talent is finally officially a member of the Edmonton Oilers. (Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports)

Round One: Winners and Losers

The first round of the 2015 NHL entry draft was as hyped an event as I can remember there being in the NHL and it did not disappoint. Here is […]

Eric Gryba will have the pleasure of joining an up and coming Oilers team with the addition of Cam Talbot and Connor McDavid. (Dustin Bradford/Icon SMI)

Edmonton Lands Defenceman Eric Gryba

The Edmonton Oilers have acquired 27-year-old defenceman Eric Gryba from the Ottawa Senators. In exchange for the 6-for-4 Gryba, the Oilers send back the 107th overall pick (just acquired from […]

by · June 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, News
Edmonton Oilers Acquire Cam Talbot

Edmonton Oilers Acquire Cam Talbot

The Edmonton Oilers have acquired New York Rangers goaltender Cam Talbot and the Rangers 209th pick in exchange for the Oilers’ 57th, 79th, and 184th pick. The New York Rangers […]

by · June 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, News
Griffin Reinhart could be a candidate to fill out the Islanders' defense. (Shoot the Breeze Photography)

Islanders Remain in Great Shape After Reinhart Trade

Top Prospect Moved The New York Islanders entered into the 2015 NHL Draft with no first round picks. They walked out of the BB&T Center Friday night with two selections […]

From NHL Basement Dwellers to Must-See TV

From NHL Basement Dwellers to Must-See TV

The Edmonton Oilers made it official on Friday night, selecting forward Connor McDavid with their first overall pick in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft. The Buffalo Sabres followed up by […]