First Star, Worst Star: November 29, 2015

November 29 2015 07:30PM

good job

I hope all of our American readers had a great Thanksgiving weekend, ate gluttonous amounts of food and punched someone in the mouth over a $300 TV at a Walmart. Tis the season, and tis the time for First Star, Worst Star!

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November 29 2015 06:13PM

Teddy bears were hitting the ice and pucks were finding nets this week across the Oilers prospect umbrella. This week also saw the recall to the NHL for Jujhar Khaira, the second 2012 draft pick to play for Edmonton. Here's a look at the week that was for Oilers prospects.

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Don't count Cam Talbot out

Jonathan Willis
November 29 2015 04:15PM


Cam Talbot’s career with the Edmonton Oilers is off to a bad start. He has in general played poorly and of late has been surpassed by Anders Nilsson, whose impression of a league-average goaltender is the best netminding the Oilers have seen since the days of Devan Dubnyk.

Let’s not count him out just yet, though.

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Matt Henderson
November 29 2015 02:21PM


Edmonton has one fewer win than the Vancouver Canucks but are seven points back from them in the standings. Does this make sense to anyone?

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Robin Brownlee
November 29 2015 12:30PM

The Willy Lindstrom fans of the Edmonton Oilers saw after he arrived in town was distinctly different than the player they watched score a bushel of goals for the Winnipeg Jets in the WHA and NHL, but he was nonetheless a significant player with Edmonton’s first two Stanley Cup teams.

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