April 10 2015 09:00AM
Sometimes a thing gets said and then whether it’s true or not that thing keeps being said. When we talk about players the easiest thing to do is to just repeat what keeps being said but then when those players start to develop or play differently everybody keeps saying the same thing anyway. If somebody in any kind of authority says something then it’s magnified even more so. Then a thing keeps getting said, not because it actually describes a player but because that’s just what you say when you talk about that player.
Nation World HQ
April 10 2015 06:30AM
Canucks, Jets and Flames all headed to the playoffs, Brendan Shanahan's tight ship, Kings miss, can the Oilers ever change, Keegan Lowe fights twice in NHL debut, breaking down trade deadline a month after the deals and more in this weeks Roundup brought to you by DraftKings.
April 09 2015 10:19PM
Laurent Brossoit will sleep well tonight. Final Score: 3-1 Sharks.
April 09 2015 11:25AM
Laurent Brossoit and Curtis Hamilton will be the 42nd and 43rd players to suit up for the Edmonton Oilers tonight against the San Jose Sharks. Both of them will play their first NHL game just like Leon Draisaitl, Darnell Nurse, Bogdan Yakimov, Jordan Oesterle, Iiro Pakarinen, Brandon Davidson, Andrew Miller, Tyler Bunz and David Musil did earlier this season.
One of the few positives in another losing season for the Oilers is that many of their young players got a taste of life in the NHL. Most of them won't become regulars down the road, but many fans are hoping Nurse, Draisaitl and Brossoit can be at some point.
April 08 2015 05:09PM
If you’re looking for an article that throws management, and the team, under the bus you’re going to be disappointed. These here words are dedicated to haute couture, hockey psychics, and a photoshop hero that deserves your praise and worship. There will be no Oilers related rage here so proceed with caution. You can't say that I didn't warn you.