What Heatley Costs Now

Jonathan Willis
July 02 2009 11:39AM


Bryan Murray is talking tough, but the Dany Heatley situation isn't quite as intransigent as he imagines it is.

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A Bad Day/Where Do We Go From Here?

Jonathan Willis
July 01 2009 11:03PM


I’ve been a fan of Steve Tambellini for a while now, and he’s passed a few tests well (trade deadline, the draft), but the last 48 hours have not been the highlight of his time as Edmonton’s general manager. Let’s take a look at his work today, starting with his best deal and finishing with Heatley.

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Fearless Predictions

Jonathan Willis
July 01 2009 02:36AM


The Nation sites have been so busy today that I haven't even been able to login until just now.  The fan passion for this site has been amazing for everyone here, and today was another demonstration of that.  Anyways, I just got this email from a friend and I thought everyone deserved to see it.

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Jay Bouwmeester Signs With Calgary

Jonathan Willis
June 30 2009 07:20PM


As per TSN.ca, Jay Bouwmeester has elected not to test the free agent market, signing a 5-year, 6.6-million dollar per season contract with the Calgary Flames. 

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The Edmonton Oilers and the Salary Cap

Jonathan Willis
June 30 2009 01:29PM


If the Oilers make a big roster move in the coming days or weeks, it will involve a trade. The simple fact of the matter is that the Oilers don’t have the cap space to acquire a marquee player without sending at least one big ticket out.

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