Oklahoma City Council Approves AHL Franchise

Jonathan Willis
July 07 2009 01:44PM


Patrick Laforge has been making noises this past week about putting an AHL franchise in Oklahoma City, something that the local papers jumped on after the CHL’s Blazers ceased operations to make room for an AHL club. Today, the possibility of Oilers’ prospects playing in Oklahoma is one step closer to reality.

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Oilers Hire Frederic Chabot As Goaltending Coach

Jonathan Willis
July 06 2009 11:24AM


As per Dan Tencer, the Edmonton Oilers have made Frederic Chabot their new goaltending coach.

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Oilers Development Coach Bob Mancini Leaves for USA Hockey

Jonathan Willis
July 06 2009 11:02AM


Bob Mancini, who has served as the Oilers’ development coach for the past two years and was previously a scout for four seasons with the team, has left the organization to become a regional manager with USA Hockey’s American Development Model.

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Around the ‘Sphere: What I Missed While I Went Camping

Jonathan Willis
July 06 2009 12:03AM


I hope everyone had a great weekend.

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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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