June 22 2010 07:24PM
If Steve Tambellini was a member of the bomb squad with the Edmonton Police Service instead of the GM of the Edmonton Oilers, he'd be nothing more than smoking shreds of DNA by now.
While Boston GM Peter Chiarelli was busy convincing Florida boss Dale Tallon to drop his trousers in the Nathan Horton trade, Tambellini was no doubt preparing his dissertation to the media after deciding he'd seen enough of Pat Quinn as his coach.
June 22 2010 02:35PM
The Summer of Steve continued today with Steve Tambellini making his biggest move so far: relieving Pat Quinn of his coaching duties and naming him Senior Hockey Advisor and promoting Tom Renney from associate coach to head coach.
June 22 2010 11:43AM
The Oilers have announced Tom Renney is the new team head coach. Pat Quinn has been named Senior Advisor of Hockey. More to follow...
June 21 2010 04:51PM
Last year Robin Brownlee wrote an epic article documenting and lamenting the death of newspapers. At the time, there wasn't going to be a single correspondent from Edmonton's two newspapers covering the NHL Entry Draft in Montreal ending decades of tradition.
June 21 2010 04:50PM
I go to Vegas for the weekend and return home with a dislocated finger, a lighter wallet, a heavier suitcase and much to my chagrin the Oilers haven’t announced who they are drafting.