March 15 2015 06:01PM
Bogdan Yakimov is putting solid weeks together and appears to be emerging as a legit NHL option for the future. This week, he was one of the Oilers' top prospects and is joined by Andrew Miller, Laurent Brossoit, Kyle Platzer, Joey Laleggia and Antti Tyrvainen.
March 15 2015 10:34AM
The Edmonton Oilers spent a lot of draft picks on defensemen and centers 2011+ and the impact on the prospect depth chart is predictable. The Oilers, despite needing defensemen and centers at the NHL level, are overflowing at those positions in the system and it could impact who gets drafted this summer.
March 15 2015 08:20AM
This is an article about Ice Hockey in the most general sense of the term. If you want to read about the Oilers’ drastic need to retool the goaltending corps from the NHL level down to Atom Tier 12 click on something else.
You have been duly warned.
March 14 2015 07:15PM
Laurent Brossoit (shown here in photo by Rob Ferguson, all rights reserved) is the best goaltending prospect in the Oilers system today. The club has several youngsters under contract but we're likely to see a massive turnover at the position this summer, both at the NHL and minor-league level.
March 14 2015 04:30PM
Photo Credit: Perry Nelson/USA TODAY Sports
In a city where the Edmonton Oilers have been selling hope for what seems like forever, one of the many leaps of faith fans were asked to take was that Ben Scrivens could provide owner Daryl Katz’s sad-sack doormats the kind of goaltending that would at least give them a chance to compete.