December 19 2014 05:59PM
Anton Lander (wearing the "C" in photo by Rob Ferguson) was recalled to the Edmonton Oilers today. Again. There's a difference this time, though. Anton Lander got the call to play for coach Todd Nelson in Edmonton and that could make all the difference.
December 18 2014 07:30AM
December 14 2014 12:37PM
The Edmonton Oilers host an original six team tonight, the New York Rangers. It's been all of this century since Glen Sather guided the good ship Oiler, and the same amount of time Slats has been managing the Manhattan Project. Mr. Sather's best pupils among the Boys on the Bus replaced him and we are living in interesting times.
December 14 2014 09:06AM
The Edmonton Oilers have recalled Brad Hunt from the minors this morning. The club is looking for ways to improve their 5x4 play and it's likely they consider Hunt's shot from the point the best available in the organization. The recall brings us many questions, including: Where does Martin Marincin fit in with this organization? DOES Martin Marincin fit with this organization?
December 13 2014 06:29PM
We're really just guessing but it does appear a changing of the guard is happening in Hockey Ops for the Edmonton Oilers. The actual hiring and firing may not happen until spring or later but speculation about the power struggle on Kingsway will be an interesting follow.