November 15 2013 09:42AM
Yesterday, Craig MacTavish spoke to the media about the Edmonton Oilers’ performance. Among other items, he made it clear that he still has confidence in head coach Dallas Eakins.
November 14 2013 05:27PM
With each passing day, frustrated fans continue to find new or old reasons as to why this team is where it is. Everyone is searching for answers, with many targeting the “old boys club” that has become the Edmonton Oilers. I don’t know if this is new but many want to focus on the assistant coaches today and blame them for this team’s demise.
November 14 2013 11:23AM
According to the internetz and the 500 girls under 16 that I talk to on Twitter daily it's Taylor Hall's birthday. Nothing like a momentus occasion to put things in perspective.
November 14 2013 09:32AM
On virtually any other NHL team, Dallas Eakins would be out of a job right now. A 4-14-2 start is a fireable offence for most NHL teams, but here Eakins has a protective barrier formed by the ghosts of Criag MacTavish and Pat Quinn and Tom Renney and Ralph Krueger.
November 13 2013 05:18PM
I know this is petty, we're better than that and it's a small victory. There is absolutely no way it's going to be enough, the season is an out of control train and beating one bad team counts for zero in real life.
Don't care. Whatever else happens, beat Calgary.