FROM WHERE I SIT . . .

Robin Brownlee
May 21 2013 09:08PM

When I started with the Edmonton Journal back in 1989, columnist Cam Cole would fill days that didn't provide him with enough meat to churn out a full rant or rave with a bit he called "Items that might grow up to be columns, Volume XVI" etc.

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THIS, THAT AND THE OTHER THING . . .

Robin Brownlee
May 17 2013 05:54PM

Future Edmonton Oilers captain Taylor Hall isn’t the first NHL up-and-comer who has had to play a secondary role when wearing Team Canada silks at the Olympics or the World Championships and he won’t be the last.

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ROOM FOR TIPPETT?

Robin Brownlee
May 12 2013 08:21PM

It seems likely the Edmonton Oilers will add another body to their coaching staff for next season. I find myself wondering if we're jumping to conclusions by assuming it'll be an assistant coach. How about a head coach?

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UFA WISHLIST: BIDDING FOR GRIT

Robin Brownlee
May 09 2013 09:09PM

It goes without saying new GM Craig MacTavish has his work cut out this off-season in terms of changing up the roster if the Edmonton Oilers are going to be markedly better next season. That much we do know.

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OFF THE TOP OF MY HEAD

Robin Brownlee
May 01 2013 11:16PM

You don’t have to look very far in any aspect of life to understand old sayings like "beauty is in the eye of the beholder" or "one man's junk is another man's treasure" ring true. People paying for tickets to cheer for the Edmonton Oilers, like those who get into Rexall Place via the pass door, aren't exempt.

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