October 03 2015 03:22PM
The Edmonton Oilers received an old fashioned ass-kicking Thursday night. Todd McLellan responded with a kick-ass practice designed to reach mind and body with a single message: Games like Thursday are so last year.
October 03 2015 01:00PM
The #Oilers have placed defenceman Nikita Nikitin on waivers for the purpose of assignment.— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) October 3, 2015
Edmonton has placed Nikita Nikitin on waivers, potentially ending this experiment the only way it was ever going to play out.
October 03 2015 10:13AM
The Oilers have placed Nikita Nikitin on waivers for the purpose of assignment to the Bakersfield Condors. Let's see if anyone takes the penny before he gets there.
October 02 2015 07:00PM
The Oklahoma City Barons sent some good defensemen to the NHL, and the good ones weren't in the minors long. As the Bakersfield Condors get ready to take flight, how long will it be for the next crop to be ready?
October 02 2015 12:30PM
Pump the brakes. The season is not over. The Oilers aren't guaranteed another 28th place finish.
They lost a preseason game.
They didn't play well.
They didn't battle hard enough.
All of this is true, and head coach Todd McLellan seemed almost happy it happened.