February 03 2016 10:27AM
Connor McDavid is all of 14 games into his NHL career with the Edmonton Oilers and I can’t think of another player wearing the silks of this franchise who has been this good this young and electrified an entire fan base the way McDavid already has since, well, you know . . .
February 03 2016 07:00AM
The Edmonton Oilers already had four Stanley Cups in the trophy case when this season began, and it’s fair to say they could have had another one or two had the cards fallen their way. That’s exactly what happened in 1989-90 as the Oilers claimed their fifth Cup, the unlikeliest of the bunch.
January 29 2016 09:00AM
You would need most of your fingers and toes to count the questionable and downright dim moves the management of the Edmonton Oilers has made during the last decade, and the way I see it (with the benefit of hindsight), the trading away of Andrew Cogliano counts as one of them.
January 26 2016 12:00PM
Teammates called him Chow, but fans dubbed him the Polish Prince. He dated supermodels and married Bond girl Izabella Scorupco. Now retired after 14 seasons twirling around the NHL, he spends much of his time just being cool and golfing as a member of the PGA back home in Poland.
January 25 2016 09:00AM
With the hockey world still buzzing and fans of the Edmonton Oilers still reeling from the sale of Wayne Gretzky to the Los Angeles Kings in August after a fourth Stanley Cup win, the 1988-89 season would provide the local faithful yet another kick in the pills.