Puck Luck??? I don’t think so

Jason Strudwick
June 10 2014 11:56AM

I don’t believe in Puck Luck, never have.

I put it up there right beside the Easter Bunny, Santa Claus and Gregor’s ability to play hockey.

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Something to Believe in

Jason Strudwick
April 24 2014 11:06AM


It has taken me a couple of weeks to get my thoughts in order about this Oilers season. 

Before the start of the season I knew this wasn’t a playoff team. I didn’t see why such a huge jump in points was expected.

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Playoff Thoughts: Breaking a few Eggs to make an Omelette

Jason Strudwick
April 21 2014 05:16PM


Milan Lucic is one of the most unique players in the NHL. His combination of skill, size and absolute nastiness are hard to find. He is the type of player that really affects a lineup. He gives attitude and confidence to every one of his teammates. As a coach or GM I would welcome him on my team anytime.

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Lose the Battles but Win the War

Jason Strudwick
March 29 2014 03:33PM

I am always amazed how sometimes hockey makes no sense. The Oilers win on Friday night must be driving the Ducks coaches and players over the edge. Other than two areas, the Ducks played a very strong game. Usually against a weaker team two areas don’t make a big difference.

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Well Done Yak, Well Done

Jason Strudwick
March 16 2014 10:18PM

Nail Yakupov

Since March 13th’s game against the Blues, as a group the Oilers have been much more engaged. Twice the Blues surrounded Taylor Hall and there were none of his Oiler teammates to be found. In my last entry I detailed the reasons this is unacceptable on any closely knit team.

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