October 21 2009 11:11AM
After much hue and cry over the Oilers’ faceoff failures last season, the criticism of the team’s performance in that department has lessened. Of course, a 5-2-1 start lessens the criticism in every department, but the team has actually seen modest improvements, going from 47.9% last year to 49.4% this year.
October 20 2009 03:30PM
Now that we have reached the pivotal 1/10th mark of the NHL season, it's safe to make some assumptions and observations about this edition of the Edmonton Oilers, no?
October 19 2009 09:51PM
Edmonton Oilers: 2
Vancouver Canucks: 1
October 19 2009 01:10PM
It’s amazing what a few wins will do for a team. The mood at Rexall this morning was shockingly loose. Hell, even Brownlee was smiling, but I digress. The players seemed relaxed and having fun, but every player you spoke with insisted this team needs to be better.
October 18 2009 01:53PM
"I swear if Dustin Penner gets a hat trick I’ll slit my wrists." - Amber McCormick