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Playoffs Are Within Reach For Sabres, Oilers

I know what you are thinking. You are probably sitting there reading this and laughing out loud.  If you are not laughing, you probably think I am crazy.  You are […]

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Craig’s Not on It. Peter Chiarelli Named Oilers General Manager

In the span of about a week, the Edmonton Oilers have gone from bring a beleaguered franchise destined to be bad for the foreseeable future, to an organization whose fortunes […]

by · April 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Todd McLellan in Edmonton? No Way!

Todd McLellan in Edmonton? No Way!

Todd McLellan is in search of a new home, and the Edmonton Oilers are reportedly amongst the top potential suitors. As the Head Coach of the San Jose Sharks for […]

Connor McDavid: Top prize for the NHL draft lottery winner (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

Is Connor McDavid the Next Eric Lindros?

When I wrote down the title to this article, I decided to answer the question with another question: Is Connor McDavid the next Eric Lindros? Well, why would he be? […]

by · April 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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3 Potential Taylor Hall Trade Scenarios

It’s not that Edmonton Oilers forward Taylor Hall is expendable following the team’s draft lottery victory last Saturday (in order to presumably draft Connor McDavid). It’s that, if (and it’s […]

by · April 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Oilers, Playoffs Will Reunite Next Season

What is the fine line between winning the ultimate jackpot and falling just short?  In the case of the Edmonton Oilers, it was the favorable draw of some ping pong […]

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