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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Players Of Interest At The World Championships

Jonathan Willis
May 12 2010 02:02PM

Sweden v France - 2010 IIHF World Championship

The Edmonton Oilers have a few players participating in this year’s World Championships, including some prospects who have yet to play in North America.

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Minor League RFA’s: Stay Or Go?

Jonathan Willis
May 11 2010 03:05PM

Edmonton Oilers v Buffalo Sabres

Given the dearth of Edmonton Oilers news at this point in the summer, this seems as good a time as any to look at a group that gets ignored a lot: AHL players with new contracts coming up.

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