The Edmonton Oilers Forward Depth

Jonathan Willis
January 02 2013 12:15PM

How many forwards does the average NHL team need in a season? Which prospects in the system have the best chance of being called up? Do the Oilers have enough quality guys in their minor-league system, or is it something they need to strengthen?

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Some insight into the NHL's latest CBA offer to the NHLPA

Jason Strudwick
January 02 2013 09:40AM

Last week the NHL made another in a line of "last offers" to the NHLPA. From what has been leaked to various media outlets, this has been the most complete offer I have seen. In the past, the offers have focused mainly on the "make whole" provision or the various ways to curtail player contracting rights. This is natural because they are the biggest issues between the two sides.

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January 01 2013 08:50AM

(Photo by Rob Ferguson. All rights reserved).

As an Oilers fan, I would love to see this damn lockout end today, with news that the NHLers in OKC will fly to YEG after the AHL game against Houston tonight. The positive arrows in OKC are real and spectacular, and the "possible callup" list is increasing.

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KHL: Ending 2012 with a bang

Steve Dangle
December 31 2012 10:23AM


Kovalchuk vs. Chara, Malkin's Magnitogorsk kills it, Ovechkin and Radulov go RRRAAAAWWWWRRRR! and more.


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The Edmonton Oilers Defensive Depth

Jonathan Willis
December 31 2012 09:10AM

What sort of shape is the Oilers’ blue line in? Is it good enough to play if/when NHL hockey returns?

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