June 15 2015 04:00PM
This morning Mark Spector reported that the Oilers have retained the service of Analytics Consultant Tyler Dellow.
June 15 2015 02:00PM
The long NHL season will conclude tonight or Wednesday and then all the focus will switch to the draft, free agency, buyout candidates and the salary cap issues many teams have. The NHL off-season has become as exciting as the regular season, well, at least in Edmonton anyway. That could change as the team improves, but for the past six seasons Oilers fans have been much more excited in June/July than they have in November-April.
This off-season will be filled with intrigue and suspense as we watch to see how new general manager Peter Chiarelli will mold his hockey club.
June 15 2015 11:32AM
Todd Nelson will have a new team to coach in 2014-15 and it could be at the Van Andel area in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Oklahoma City's coach, who mentored so many young Oilers prospects over four plus seasons, may be doing good work for the Detroit Red Wings beginning this fall.
June 15 2015 08:32AM
It's your favourite time of the week! The mailbag is back with the answers to all the questions you've always been wondering about. If you want to submit a question, just email it to me at email@example.com or hit me up on Twitter. The questions don't all have to be Oilers related, so be creative. Our panel brings a world of wisdom and will be sure to answer your dilemma. It's your time to shine, Nation. Enjoy.
June 15 2015 06:30AM
This is going to be a difficult summer for many teams thanks to a salary cap which has risen by less than expected early in the year. For a team like the Edmonton Oilers, there’s a chance to land talent from a team in cap trouble.
Taking Advantage of Cap Hell is dedicated to looking at clubs reportedly in cap trouble and figuring out who might shake loose. Today our focus turns to a team that has been suggested as a possible trading partner for the Oilers: the Minnesota Wild.