January 06 2009 07:53AM
I laughed out loud when Sportsnet play-by-play man Kevin Quinn tipped us off during the third period of the Edmonton Oilers life-and-death struggle with the New York Islanders that "It doesn't get any easier on this homestand."
January 05 2009 01:25PM
In the New York Islanders, the Edmonton Oilers will not only be facing a team at Rexall Place tonight that's dead-last in the NHL, but an outfit that's lost 12 straight games on the road.
January 05 2009 11:55AM
Already down their first line RW, the Oilers might face the Islanders tonight without their first-line centre, as Shawn Horcoff will be a game-time decision with back spasms.
January 05 2009 09:10AM
"The Oil could potentially win tonight but even that won’t give us enough confidence to scream fearless playoff predictions at the bar later" - Commander W Gretz IV, Jan 3, 2008 6:12 PM MST
January 04 2009 09:23PM
In this series, Jonathan Willis ranks the Oilers’ prospects playing for the Springfield Falcons in the AHL.