July 03 2015 12:00PM

For some reason @thenationchris wanted to do some modelling. We obliged but it made us all uncomfortable. #SassyInterns

A photo posted by baggedmilk (@himynameisbaggedmilk) on

For those of you that don't know, we hired an intern named Chris a few weeks back and we need your help evaluating him. On the night of the draft party (June 26th) we asked Chris to write an essay to explain why he's a good intern, and why he thinks he did a good job. The essay was due on Monday - it is now Friday.

Read Article | 74 Comments

McDavid Signs ELC

July 03 2015 10:10AM

In a move that surprises no one the Edmonton Oilers have signed Connor McDavid to his entry level contract. There is nothing else to say except to point and laugh at everyone who said he would "Lindros" the team. It goes without saying that I am beyond excited. 

More to come...

Read Article | 96 Comments

The Free Agency Live Blog

July 01 2015 08:00AM


It's the most wonderful day of the year! CANADA DAY! Hell yeah! Of course I'm taking about free agency day and how this is the most wonderful time of year... for agents mostly. For some, free agency means a massive payday whether they truly deserved it or not. For others, they will have to wait well into August before they even get their name on the dotted line. How much will the Oilers get done? How much will they spend? We shall see.

Read Article | 182 Comments

2015 Draft Party Wrap Up

June 29 2015 01:42PM

After months of anticipation and waiting patiently by the calendar the Oilers finally drafted Connor McDavid first overall on Friday, June 26th. To celebrate, we packed the Pint Downtown with as many Nation citizens as we could possibly fit before the fire marshall would shut us down. The result? A hell of a night. 

Read Article | 26 Comments

Monday Mailbag - June 29th

June 29 2015 09:29AM


It's the first McDavid Monday of the new era and we couldn't be more excited! All I want to do is read about him, gaze upon him, and kill as much work related time as possible. Enter the Mailbag. Want to be a part of it? Just email it to me at or hit me up on Twitter at @jsbmbaggedmilk.  As a thank you, I'll send everyone that submits a question a sticker package from the Nation.  Questions don't all have to be Oilers related, so be creative.

Read Article | 63 Comments