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 […]

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Tuesday Trade Review: Dany Heatley Defects to San Jose

The Situation: Prior to the 2008-2009 campaign, the Ottawa Senators were in the midst of an eleven-year postseason streak that saw them finish as the top team in the Eastern Conference […]

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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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10 Goaltenders Oilers Management Should Focus On This Summer

The search continues as the Edmonton Oilers look to get some stability in net going into the 2015-16 NHL season. Before fans start jumping up and down, screaming and hollering […]

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Budding Star Anton Lander Signs Two Year Extension

On Thursday, April 2nd, 2015, the Edmonton Oilers reached a two year contract extension with Anton Lander. The extension will pay Lander 925K in 2015-16 and 1.05 Million in the […]

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Tuesday Trade Review: San Jose Rents Brian Campbell (2008)

The Situation In the 2007-2008 season, the Buffalo Sabres were in the mix of the playoff hunt in the middle of February. Piggybacking off of incredible performances by Derek Roy, […]

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Antti Niemi an Oiler? No, Thank You…

As the 2014-15 NHL season comes to a close, the Edmonton Oilers will once again attempt to address the major needs within their roster. As they long have been, defense […]

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Tuesday Trade Review: Drafting Logan Couture

Logan Couture has become one of the best first-round draft picks in San Jose Sharks’ history. Selected ninth overall in the 2007 Entry Draft, he has been successful in teal and is now […]

Oilers: Nail Yakupov – Trade Bait Or Building Block?

Oilers: Nail Yakupov – Trade Bait Or Building Block?

With the completion of the 2014-15 National Hockey League regular season just around the corner, one cannot help but wonder where the Edmonton Oilers organization will go from here. While […]

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6 League-Altering Trades That Almost Went Down

In the course of negotiations between NHL GMs, many potential deals are thrown back and forth in the bargaining process. Most of the time, these trade talks never come to […]

Boyle was carted off on a stretcher in Tuesday's win (Photo by Vu Ching).

Tuesday Trade Review: The Boyle Deal

The Situation: Tampa Bay After being ranked number one in the Eastern Conference and winning the Stanley Cup in 2004, the Tampa Bay Lightning became a mediocre team in the […]

Tuesday Trade Review: Nolan for Ozolinsh

Tuesday Trade Review: Nolan for Ozolinsh

The Background: Quebec/Colorado Gather round children, it’s story time. Once upon a time there was a mediocre hockey team in Canada called the Quebec Nordiques. They were so mediocre that Eric […]