February 13 2015 09:00AM
It’s been too easy to miss the light at the end of the tunnel for this Oilers team, but it’s there. They are weak down the middle and on the back-end but they have blue chip prospects coming up through the system and they will likely add another high end C or D prospect at the Draft (barring a Lawson Crouse fuelled draft meltdown). Nobody knows where exactly yet the Oilers will draft so as of today there’s no guarantee which position gets the biggest boost in June, and that means for now Leon Draisaitl is still the future 2C of the Oilers.
Nation World HQ
February 13 2015 06:30AM
The Jets Blockbuster trade, the Sedins, Leafs are ready to deal, Jeff Petry as a Calgary Flame, Oilers finishing 30th, an injection of filthy stats and more in this week's Roundup brought to you by DraftKings.
Nation World HQ
February 13 2015 04:30AM
NHL Fantasy Hockey tips from The Nation Network and DailyFaceoff.com. Here’s a quick run through of the best Fantasy Hockey waiver adds, sleepers and buy-low sell-high candidates for the week (Based on 12 team leagues).
February 12 2015 08:22PM
Assist on the winner goes to Tom Gilbert. Final Score: 4-3 Oilers in OT.
February 12 2015 11:41AM
The Montreal Canadiens sit second in the Eastern conference with a record of 35-15-3, they have the second best winning %, behind only Nashville, and you can look at Carey Price as the main reason they are so high in the standings.
Price is having a spectacular season, and right now he should be a candidate for both league MVP and the Vezina trophy.