August 28 2010 08:55AM
The job of an NHL scout is to project into the future. Their friends are knowledge, experience, other scouts, the tailor-made computer program, miles and miles of blacktop and sheer freaking luck. Their odds are so poor anyone not absolutely married to the career would drop it based on logic and reason within the three month trial period.
August 27 2010 07:40AM
This is Jay McKee. 32 years old, veteran, great shot blocker. Free Agent. And he's not alone.
August 25 2010 07:54AM
This is David Oliver. Once upon a time he was part of a quality cluster of young forwards in the Edmonton Oilers system. Is the current group as good--or better--than the Weight-Arnott-Smyth cluster?
August 22 2010 10:27AM
A year ago the Edmonton Oilers defense seemed to adopt the signature line from this young woman: "resistance is futile."
August 20 2010 05:56PM
Peter Adler cut through the doldrums of summer like a hot knife through butter last night. An actual trade rumor involving the Edmonton Oilers. Music!