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?

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Robin Brownlee
July 02 2016 06:26PM

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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.

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Oilers Sign Ethan Bear to an Entry Level Contract

July 02 2016 02:00PM


Today, the Oilers announced that they have signed defensive prospect Ethan Bear to a three-year entry level contract. 

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What Happened and What's Next

Matt Henderson
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.

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Why didn’t the Edmonton Oilers sign Jason Demers?

Jonathan Willis
July 02 2016 11:05AM

The top right-shooting free agent defenceman came off the market on Saturday. Jason Demers signed a deal for the next half-decade with the Florida Panthers and did so in exchange for a shockingly reasonable amount of money. 

So why didn't the Edmonton Oilers sign him?

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