June 06 2016 07:00AM
We're another week closer to the draft (AND THE DRAFT... UHHH... CONNORVERSARY PARTY!) and that means we're getting closer to, what could be, the implosion of this website. Can you imagine what the comments section will be like once Peter Chiarelli trades someone of actual value to the team? Wild time are coming, my friends. Until then, we do everything we possibly can to kill time and the Mailbag is 3000 words worth of time wasting wisdom for you to soak into your brain bank. I need questions, as always, so please send anything you can think of to me through email or on Twitter. For now, it's time to learn something.
June 01 2016 04:08PM
With Rogers Place set to open up in the fall it got me to thinking about what I hope is included in terms of amenities and the all around experience of being at the rink. Ticket prices are going up, and, as a result, I think the quality of entertainment at the rink should also go up and that's where I need your help. I want to find out what you would do to improve the fan experience at Rogers Place, and for you to tell me what needs to be there and what would annoy you if it was left out of the plans.
May 30 2016 07:00AM
Remember last weekend? Remember how good it felt to not have to go into work on Monday after you spent the past couple days binge drinking and rolling in your own filth? Good times. Thanks for nothing, this week's Monday! Now we're all back to our jobs and trying to kill enough company time to last until next Monday. Luckily, this week's Mailbag is a hefty read and should kill enough time to get you to your first coffee/smoke break. Hopefully.
May 27 2016 12:30PM
My friends and fellow citizens, I am here today to tell you about a fresh new partnership that we just hashed out between OilersNation and the Edmonton Prospects. So before you leave a comment about how this is a hockey website just know that I won't care. This article is not talking about hockey - today we're talkin' baseball.
May 23 2016 07:00AM
My friends, it's that time of the week where our panel of
geniuses writers answer your questions in an attempt to explain a little bit about hockey and this universe we live in. For most of us, having Monday off means we can sleep in, enjoy a few AM beers, and (maybe) do something productive if the cards fall that way. I dedicate this mailbag to those of you that have to work today, and hope that these 3000 words of questionable knowledge can help you kill off even a little bit of company time. Gord speed, working citizens. We're all pulling for you.