June 20 2016 04:09PM
It's not the first pairing guy that we're after, but the Oilers took care of a bit of housekeeping today by re-signing RFA Jordan Oesterle to a one-year (two way) contract worth $585,000.
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June 20 2016 03:00PM
This week the boys gush over their favorite player, Stanley Cup Winner Justin Schultz®, talk about Chris The Intern becoming a man, try to figure out what the hell the Oilers are going to do about the defence, before another soul affirming edition of Ask The Idiots!
June 20 2016 01:00PM
Ten years ago today, I was on a flight from Raleigh to Edmonton. I was absolutely exhausted, toast, trying to digest what I’d seen over the previous eight weeks or so. At the same time, I was looking ahead to matters far more important.
June 20 2016 11:15AM
There will be no shortage of NHL story lines this week. The NHL's 31st franchise, Las Vegas, will become official on Wednesday and, more importantly, the rules for the expansion draft will be finalized. Then we role into the 2016 NHL draft on Friday and Saturday and Saturday is also the first day unrestricted free agents can begin talking to NHL teams.
Buckle up, it should be a fun week.
June 20 2016 07:00AM
Here we are. Draft week. It's finally that time of the year where the Oilers are relevant, and citizens of the Nation can feel excited about the future. That means we need to find ways to kill time until Friday rolls around. As always, the Mailbag is here to get you started with a few minutes of wasted company time. I need questions for next week so please send in anything you can think of through email or on Twitter. For now, it's time to learn something.
Tickets to the Connorversary are still available (and selling out fast) with all proceeds going to the Red Cross in support of Fort McMurray.