August 24 2010 01:51PM
For the record, Jack Michaels has size 11 feet. That's a good thing because, as heir to the broadcast booth Rod Phillips occupied with the Edmonton Oilers for 37 seasons, Michaels has big shoes to fill.
August 23 2010 03:26PM
So, the Edmonton Oilers still haven't done anything to smooth things over with defenceman Sheldon Souray. How much abuse and neglect can one man endure?
August 19 2010 01:43PM
Edmonton Oilers president Patrick LaForge and the people overseeing the hire of a replacement for Rod Phillips must have a helluva candidate in mind -- perhaps one I don't know about -- because they've let Dennis Beyak slip out of the mix of people looking to step into some big shoes.
August 17 2010 08:45AM
Here and now, is Ryan Rishaug the best, the most experienced or most accomplished play-by-by man available to take over from Rod Phillips as radio voice of the Edmonton Oilers? Hell no, on all three counts.
August 13 2010 05:42AM
For old-schoolers like me, there's plenty to be said about the sometimes overlooked concept of working hard and paying your dues when it comes to landing that big job you really want. A dash of passion for your calling doesn't hurt, either.