July 03 2016 02:24PM
The big club isn’t the only one going shopping at this time of year.
There’s also a hunt for free-agent talent happening with the Bakersfield Condors, and while the Oilers helped them out on one front big getting hulking Mark Fraser for the blue line, there’s still a little more left on head coach Gerry Fleming’s list.
July 03 2016 10:26AM
The day Edmonton won the 2015 draft lottery, we all agreed that one moment changed everything. 'Free agents will want to come here now!' was the claim. Well, in the excitement of a great moment things are said, but it is quite another thing for the item to be proven. In the two July 1's since McDavid was drafted, is Edmonton shopping in a better part of free agency?
July 02 2016 06:26PM
Milan Lucic will be playing to an understandably tough crowd when he pulls on that new No. 27 jersey of his with the Edmonton Oilers next season, but there’s no question he hit the right notes when he was paraded in front of local media on Canada Day.
July 02 2016 02:00PM
Today, the Oilers announced that they have signed defensive prospect Ethan Bear to a three-year entry level contract.
July 02 2016 01:00PM
It has been a furious couple of days, OilerNation. So much has happened that we’ve barely been able to delve into it, but we have to press forward. The Oilers roster, as different as it is, still is not complete. There’s at least one player missing on the blue line and it looks like there’s only one way to get him.