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Connor McDavid will be joining the Oilers. (Photo: OHL Images)

Turning Oilers Into Contenders in 7 Steps

The Edmonton Oilers literally won a lottery on the weekend. That, of course, being the NHL draft lottery — better known as the Connor McDavid sweepstakes. This, as Oilers general […]

Connor McDavid Is Coming To Oil Country

Connor McDavid Is Coming To Oil Country

Connor McDavid is coming to Edmonton. I suppose technically not until June, but even the Oilers can’t make a mistake with this selection, they will take him first overall on […]

Connor McDavid is the inevitable pick at number one, but are teams tanking for him? (Photo: OHL Images)

Oilers Win Lottery: Does Drafting Connor McDavid Equal a Championship?

I’m really happy for Edmonton Oilers fans. But I do feel for the fans in Buffalo, being the last place team and not getting the first pick. (Though Jack Eichel […]

by · April 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Oilers Need to Go All-In for Cup Now

Oilers Need to Go All-In for Cup Now

  By winning the Draft Lottery and securing the rights to Connor McDavid, the Oilers now have enough pieces to keep or trade that winning the Stanley Cup is almost […]

by · April 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Connor McDavid will be joining the Oilers. (Photo: OHL Images)

With McDavid Coming It’s Time For Oilers To Put Their Money Where Their Mouth Is

In what can only be described as the biggest swerve in draft lottery history the Edmonton Oilers miraculously won a fourth 1st overall selection in six years meaning Connor McDavid […]

Connor McDavid: 2015 NHL Draft Eligible forward will be relied upon for offense for Team Canada at the 2013 World Junior Hockey Championship. (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

NHL Journalists React to Draft Lottery: A One-Act Play

Setting the Stage It’s ten minutes to 8 PM on Saturday night and four hockey journalists (Brad, Tim, Eric, and Shawn) sit at a bar watching NBC, waiting to see the results of the […]

by · April 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Humor
Connor McDavid is the inevitable pick at number one, but are teams tanking for him? (Photo: OHL Images)

Ongoing Oilers, Otters Saga Takes Strange Bounce

The day that the hockey world was waiting for had arrived.  It was the night in which we would all find out which team would have the 1st chance to […]

Craig MacTavish has some decisions to make.(Icon SMI)

MacTavish Asks Oilers Fanbase for Patience (Again)

Earlier today Edmonton Oilers GM Craig MacTavish addressed the media in his end of season press conference and once again painfully preached patience to an Oilers fanbase that hasn’t seen […]

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3 Things That Went Wrong with the Edmonton Oilers

The 2014-15 season has mercifully come to an end for the Edmonton Oilers, a year that saw them reach historic lows in terms of their record. The Oilers came into […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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An Edmonton Oilers fan looks on as Leon Draisaitl drives wide around Josh Thrower of the Vancouver Giants during his Kelowna Rockets debut, a 4-2 win at Prospera Place on Jan. 7.

WHL Notebook: Talking NHL Topics With Draisaitl, Lowry

It doesn’t get much better than covering the WHL playoffs. Saturday’s overtime game between the Kelowna Rockets and Victoria Royals — which Kelowna won 4-3 to take a 2-0 lead […]

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The 2015 Edmonton Oilers Team Awards

Although the 2014-15 NHL season marks yet another lost year in the Edmonton Oilers’ recent history, there remains positives which, for the sake of Oilers fans’ sanity, must be emphasized […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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5 Best Bandwagons for Oilers Fans

As per usual, the Edmonton Oilers will be teeing it up at a golf course near you as early as Monday morning. For the ninth straight spring, the Oilers missed […]

by · April 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, Top 10 Lists