April 14 2012 10:01AM
The Edmonton Oilers have some tough decisions to make this summer. Example: their 8 wingmen. Add up the NHL contracts, the solid prospects knocking on the door and the #1 overall pick and something's gotta give.
April 12 2012 05:07PM
The Edmonton Oilers have the #1 overall pick on the strength of winning the draft lottery. Experts tell us that Nail Yakupov (in photo) is the best player available. What does our friend math say?
April 10 2012 06:45PM
We know now where Edmonton will pick in the 2012 draft (barring trade). Winning the lottery creates all kinds of options. Who is the best prospect available? What's out there? Where do Edmonton's picks come from? Who are the important men in the amateur procurement department?
April 08 2012 09:56AM
Ask an Oiler fan what the club needs to improve and the answers vary wildly. However, a "top 4D" and a "big, tough forward to play with the skilled kids" are at the top of the list. We've talked at length about the defenseman, but what of this big forward, this Frankenstein, this Keyser Söze?
April 07 2012 06:59AM
It's been a long year on the ice. Some positives, some improvement and some hope for better days ahead. An increase in wins, in goal differential and another lottery ticket about to be punched. Perhaps the best news of all? Cap room. Lots and lots of cap room.