November 27th, 2019The post is about Gagner. His name is even in the title. The reader knows it's about Gagner. You don't need to repeat his name 35 times in 800 words.I fixed it in this one, but next time it's going back to drafts.
November 6th, 2019
In an Edmonton Oilers news and rumors update, there are details about the likelihood of Jesse Puljujarvi ever returning to the Oilers as a player, a promotion for Sam Gagner, a demotion for Joel Perssson and what one skill has Connor McDavid been working on?
Puljujarvi Not Coming Back
With the struggles in the Oilers bottom-six,...
October 24th, 2019
In an Edmonton Oilers news and rumors update, there is buzz surrounding the struggle in Edmonton’s bottom-six forward group —which led to Sam Gagner being inserted into the lineup — Connor McDavid potentially going more games without a point, a Darnell Nurse contract extension and a match-up of 50-vs-50.
Where is the...
October 20th, 2019
In an Edmonton Oilers news and rumors update, there is finally an update in regard to the trade talks that include Jesse Puljujarvi, an Oilers veteran has been recalled, Ethan Bear has been lights out and the goaltending tandem of Mike Smith and Mikko Koskinen is creating questions for coach Dave Tippett.
Sam Gagner is Back
October 7th, 2019
The Edmonton Oilers are off to a 2-0 start thanks to a pair
of exciting home wins.
That is good news for both the standings and ticket sales
going forward. It is certainly the start that Daryl Katz, Tom Anselmi and Bob
Nicholson wanted to see. The Oilers are a business, after all, and when they
are winning — and entertaining —...
October 1st, 2019
In an Edmonton Oilers news and rumors update, Ken Holland addressed the media today and had a few insights to give regarding the team. What was the story with the waiver wire and was the team interested in anyone available from it? Why was Holland frustrated with the questions about Edmonton being a playoff team? What did he mean when...
September 29th, 2019
With the Edmonton Oilers pre-season schedule officially over, the time for Ken Holland and Dave Tippett to decide who will be part of the equation in Wednesday’s season opener has arrived. Chances are both will lean towards a more experienced lineup but lets us hope that won’t be deciding factor in determining who ultimately makes...
September 14th, 2019
The Edmonton Oilers struggles at the draft table have been well documented over the years. Poor drafting and developing has been a critical factor in why the Oilers have made the playoffs just four times since the 2000-01 season. Edmonton even went through a recent string where they had four first overall picks in six years.