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Edmonton Oilers Well Represented at the World Championships

The Edmonton Oilers have no part in this year’s Stanley Cup playoffs, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t still hockey to watch for Oilers fans. In addition to the NHL […]

Thomas Chabot: 2015 NHL draft eligible defenseman's stock is rising rapidly. (David Connell/Saint John Sea Dogs)

1st Round, 16th Overall, the Edmonton Oilers Select…

With the plucking of four ping pong balls, numbers 1, 5, 6 and 14 in particular, the Edmonton Oilers were awarded the right to select first overall in the 2015 […]

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Can Peter Chiarelli’s Edmonton Oilers Help The Bruins?

It took Peter Chiarelli just nine days to find a new job in the NHL. After being canned by the Boston Bruins, he was named the new general manager and […]

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Will Chiarelli Trade Top Pick: “Never Say Never”

Tuesday night, before Game 4 of the OHL Western Conference Finals, we had a chance to talk with new Edmonton Oilers GM and President of Hockey Operations Peter Chiarelli.  He […]

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

OHL Conference Final a Glimpse Into Oilers Future

The OHL’s Western Conference final has already had it’s share of excitement and given fans a reason to tune in. Edmonton Oilers fans have even more incentive to take a […]

by · April 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, OHL
Schneider has taken over the No. 1 job in New Jersey. (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

3 Potential Edmonton Oilers Off-Season Blockbusters

Having missed the playoffs for a ninth consecutive season, the coming off-season will be one filled with great change for the perpetually poor Edmonton Oilers. Coaches have come and gone, […]

The Oilers took Darnell Nurse with the 2013 7th overall  pick (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Connor McDavid and Darnell Nurse, the Future of the Oilers?

Before I dive into this article, let me preface it with this, because I know some readers will be up in arms. I’m aware that Connor McDavid isn’t a member […]

by · April 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Taylor Hall or Jordan Eberle: One Must Go

The Edmonton Oilers are poised to become a dramatically different team once the 2015-16 NHL season begins, and it will likely result from the addition of a single player. Following the surprising, […]

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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 being 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