January 06 2009 07:53AM
I laughed out loud when Sportsnet play-by-play man Kevin Quinn tipped us off during the third period of the Edmonton Oilers life-and-death struggle with the New York Islanders that "It doesn't get any easier on this homestand."
January 05 2009 01:25PM
In the New York Islanders, the Edmonton Oilers will not only be facing a team at Rexall Place tonight that's dead-last in the NHL, but an outfit that's lost 12 straight games on the road.
January 02 2009 10:49PM
"Patience my ass. I'm going to kill something."
January 01 2009 12:13PM
As Edmonton Oilers coach Craig MacTavish likes to say, "The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result."
December 30 2008 01:53PM
[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="415" caption="Robert Nilsson's cat nap caused some controversy"][/caption]
Forget the theory Robert Nilsson missed Monday's optional practice as a way of flipping off coach Craig MacTavish or that he simply couldn't be bothered to lace 'em up despite his recent stint in the doghouse.