Send The Rookie Away

Matt Henderson
December 31 2014 03:10PM

The question of what the Oil should do with Rookie Leon Draisaitl at the 40 game mark of the season has been a point of speculation for some time. On Tuesday Mark Spector felt comfortable stating that based on his information the Oilers would be sending the big German to the WHL by Saturday.

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Norris?

Matt Henderson
December 29 2014 02:40PM

"Justin has Norris Trophy potential. I don't think there are too many people that would disagree with me in that regard."

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Start Looking

Matt Henderson
December 24 2014 07:30AM

Burning Ship

The Oilers have apparently decided to burn the ships behind them and forge ahead despite the consequences when it comes to Ben Scrivens and their situation in net. They are going to play him until he finds his rhythm no matter how many goals he lets in (76 in total, 11 in his last 2 games and 5 minutes). That's great with Connor McDavid on the line but what about next year?

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Tweener

Matt Henderson
December 20 2014 07:10PM

Anton Lander will get to continue his quest to be more than a Tweener in the NHL now that he has been called up again. We remain hopeful that he can turn AHL success into the beginnings of an NHL career, but we've seen this story play out before. 

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The Internet Trades Hall

Matt Henderson
December 17 2014 01:45PM

Taylor Hall is currently being traded...by everyone with an internet connection who does not cheer for the Edmonton Oilers. Today I decided to share a few of my favorites because we should all share in a few laughs.

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