Stephen Weiss Vs. Sam Gagner

Jonathan Willis
May 21 2010 11:45AM

Florida Panthers v New Jersey Devils

Stephen Weiss is a name that came up in yesterday’s article looking for players with a similar development curve to Oilers forward Sam Gagner. Stylistically, he’s a very strong match for Gagner, but let’s see how their offence compares at the same ages.

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Comparables: Sam Gagner

Jonathan Willis
May 20 2010 10:33AM

Edmonton Oilers v Toronto Maple Leafs

With all of the young prospects coming up the system and the first overall pick for this summer’s draft in the bag, it’s easy to forget about the importance of the Oilers’ best young forward currently playing with the NHL team, Sam Gagner.

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Great Weekend For Oilers Prospects

Jonathan Willis
May 17 2010 01:07PM

New York Islanders v Edmonton Oilers

It was a fairly big weekend for Oilers’ prospects.

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Nikolai Khabibulin: The Bright Side

Jonathan Willis
May 14 2010 09:39AM

Calgary Flames v Edmonton Oilers

We’re familiar with the negative side of the Nikolai Khabibulin contract. I’ve beaten it to death, and I’m not the only one, although there’s still a paucity of criticism of the deal in the printed press. That said, the odds are the Oilers will be far better off with him in 2010-11.

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Gilbert Brule And Red Flags

Jonathan Willis
May 13 2010 10:29AM

Edmonton Oilers v Toronto Maple Leafs

One of the few positive notes for the Oilers this season was the emergence of Gilbert Brule as an NHL player. He scored a career-high 17 goals and 37 points and played with a nasty physical edge as well. Now, he’s a restricted free agent and the Oilers need to decide how much to pay him on his next contract.

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