Stortini's Big Night, Pouliot Out, and Other Quick Hits

Jonathan Willis
October 13 2009 01:55PM

Zack Stortini had a great night, showcasing the kind of speed and puck-handling not seen from a fighter since Georges Laraque left town (video g/t to Martin Patriquin, whose article is worth reading).  That's just one of a few items making news today.

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Oilers Vs. Predators: Post-Game

Jonathan Willis
October 13 2009 09:35AM

Edmonton Oilers: 6

Nashville Predators: 1

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GDB V: The come up

October 12 2009 03:50PM

Oh snap Puffy! The 47 coaches, 23 management types and two psychics involved in every single decision for the mighty Oil have elected to start JDD tonight against the Preds. Nevermind that the Oilers have won only one of their last 10 games in Nashville. It’s time to roll out le JDD and cue the come up.

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Jordan Eberle and Philippe Cornet

Jonathan Willis
October 12 2009 02:23PM

Rather than continuing to dwell on what the recall of Taylor Chorney means for the Oilers, I've decided to look for positives.  Fortunately for me, the Oilers have a pair of them in junior hockey right now: Jordan Eberle and Philippe Cornet.

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Paying rapt attention

October 11 2009 05:07PM

Last night was a chilly Saturday evening in the City of Champions, so your we did what any red blooded guy would do – bought a case of beer on the way back to Wanye Manor, turned off the phone, turned off the computer and sat down to watch our beloved Oilers on the second half of the HNIC double header.

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